What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name GUINN, LINDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,100.61 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIOVANNI, LUCIO D Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $36,100.53 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LISLE, SUMMER D Employer name Broome County Amount $36,100.50 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILES, BARBARA M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $36,100.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS W Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $36,100.00 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GENELL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,099.85 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, MARA L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $36,099.76 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, JUSTINE B Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,099.54 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, MICHELLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,099.29 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERT, CHARLES D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $36,099.17 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SUSAN Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $36,099.12 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, MARILYN A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $36,099.11 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, DEBORAH J Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $36,098.66 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLYCEK, THOMAS R Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $36,098.65 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENDAHL, ERIK S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,098.41 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSEES, STEPHEN K Employer name Town of Chester Amount $36,098.41 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANICSAR, STEVEN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,098.34 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSETT, KRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $36,098.33 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-FAIRLEY, MADELINE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,098.09 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREATURO, DIANA L Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $36,097.80 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JASON A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,097.36 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSORD, SARALYNN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,097.02 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, KAYLA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,096.75 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,096.74 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, DANIEL L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TAMARRA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, NATHAN T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBEL, KIRSTEN L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, KURT A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, NORBERTO Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $36,096.58 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, LINDSEY G Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,096.43 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHAM, OWEN M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $36,096.40 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYE, KIM R Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $36,096.19 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, LESTER H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,096.10 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IREDELL, COLLEEN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,096.00 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, RAYMOND J Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $36,095.86 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHERE, VALERIE Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $36,095.73 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOHN F Employer name City of Troy Amount $36,095.63 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, ALISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,095.56 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, ANDREA M Employer name Town of Colton Amount $36,094.68 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, EDWARD J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $36,094.60 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, DONNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,094.56 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVENS, ADRIA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,094.52 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, SABRINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,094.16 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, SHARON S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $36,094.10 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, CARLOS R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,094.06 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALPHEN, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $36,092.75 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGEE, MAHOGANY N Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,092.62 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASKET, KELLEY N Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $36,092.59 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, SHERREY A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,092.42 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, ANNE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $36,092.00 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $36,091.95 Date 10/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULKIFL, ANTILLA K Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $36,091.57 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KAREN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,091.17 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARKIEWICZ, SARAH R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $36,091.12 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILAC, JEFFREY P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,090.83 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEENBURGH, HOLLY M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,090.83 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELATION, HILLARY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,090.79 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LISA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $36,090.47 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, KAREN Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $36,090.47 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, VERONICA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,090.46 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENCY, KEVIN W Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $36,090.39 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLEE, SHERYLL C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $36,090.00 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, ISAAC F Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,090.00 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, JOSE O Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $36,089.99 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, MICHELLE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,089.87 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TAMARA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,089.80 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHBY, NICOLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,089.77 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TOSHIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,089.75 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANIKA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,089.73 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI PETRI, BRYANT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,089.72 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANS, COREY D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $36,089.67 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AVERY P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,089.14 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISCUTT, BETH A Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $36,089.00 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, MARY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,088.67 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATSON, BRIAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,088.56 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, AMY R Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $36,088.17 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOHN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,088.16 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVOR, MARY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $36,088.15 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MEREDITH C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,087.63 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTNER, KATHRYN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,087.04 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOS, SUZANNE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,086.85 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKUZINSKI, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,086.67 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNISH, SHERRIN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,086.62 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, ALLICIA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,086.59 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, ANGELA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,086.59 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, JUAN Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $36,086.19 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, DOUGLAS C, JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $36,085.51 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROJANOWSKI, TYLER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,085.49 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOIL, SHERRI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,085.44 Date 08/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYATT, FRANCES M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,085.40 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLINI, JAMES G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,085.22 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUIAGA, ELIANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,085.09 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGENSTOCK, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,085.02 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, KAREN M, MRS Employer name Erie County Amount $36,085.01 Date 05/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEDURI, ALLISON C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,084.91 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JESSICA D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,084.91 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEMAN, DUSTIN L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,084.91 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALL, GREGORY F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,084.91 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, FELICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,084.70 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System