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 CLOTHIER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $36,084.66 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, ANNIE T Employer name Broome County Amount $36,084.42 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE, MISTI L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,084.35 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LEROY Employer name Catskill Housing Authority Amount $36,084.21 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, DENISE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,084.19 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOWSKI, DORCEE B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,084.04 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TERRY L Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $36,083.90 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISARSKI, SHERRI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,083.43 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANIAK, ELIZABETH I Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,083.21 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, CANDACE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,082.91 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTEINER, SCOTT J Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $36,082.62 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TINA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $36,082.53 Date 05/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, REBECCA J W Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $36,082.36 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, LUCAS D Employer name Village of Hobart Amount $36,082.30 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRANJEC, STEPHANIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,081.88 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,081.33 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DENNIS D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,081.32 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, GRACE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,081.29 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSALOTTI, TAMMI L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,081.09 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLER, JOSEPH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,080.99 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, ANTHONY J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,080.93 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, LISA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,080.56 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELVIN, II Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,080.44 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, LISA J Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $36,080.00 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $36,079.87 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, CRAIG S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,079.66 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, WILLIAM Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,079.34 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKINS, CHRIS J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $36,079.29 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $36,079.29 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CRYSTAL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,079.25 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTLOCK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,078.96 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, JUDITH A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $36,078.83 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MEDICO, MATTHEW T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,078.75 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRERI, JODI L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,078.65 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, JUDY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,078.50 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCHAK, SHEILA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,078.49 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, MARK W Employer name Albany County Amount $36,078.46 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $36,077.92 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CATHERINE C Employer name Erie County Amount $36,077.11 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGLIANO, ALICIA C Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $36,077.10 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOSHUA C Employer name City of Norwich Amount $36,076.85 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESBROUGH, JONATHAN E Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $36,076.74 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, MAUREEN P Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,076.61 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, HOPETON V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,076.54 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, TERESA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $36,076.20 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $36,075.61 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, SYLVIA Employer name Corning Community College Amount $36,075.51 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTE, ALEXANDER C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,075.13 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JAMILA N Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $36,074.99 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, LORI A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $36,074.54 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, THOMAS M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $36,074.48 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, KRISTIN L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,074.36 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANNE E Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $36,073.99 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, MARIANNE T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,073.42 Date 11/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, STEWART J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,073.22 Date 10/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, ELLEN M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,073.04 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Preston Amount $36,072.74 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, JANICE Q Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $36,072.45 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOURNOY, ISABELE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $36,072.45 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, BERNARD L, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,072.21 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMASCOLO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,072.17 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZARES, DIXIE L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $36,071.79 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMATARE, NAGAT T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,071.65 Date 04/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, ANNIE C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $36,071.58 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLI, DARLYN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,071.36 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTOR, BRYAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $36,071.23 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDERBURN, MAXCETH D Employer name Albany County Amount $36,071.22 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLGEGA, XHEVAHIR Employer name Albany County Amount $36,071.14 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, JUNKO F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,071.11 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLINI, DEAN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,070.95 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALKA, FRANKIE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,070.82 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERT, MARY-ELLEN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,070.81 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, STEPHANY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,070.68 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,070.63 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARIA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,070.54 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREN, ZACHARY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,070.24 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, NICOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,069.94 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROS, MATTHEW S Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,069.76 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, TODD W, JR Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,069.20 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, ALAN C Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $36,068.89 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ERIC D Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $36,068.81 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, SHARELLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,068.77 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, VALERIE J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $36,068.00 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, GAIL L Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,067.84 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZMUS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,067.74 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $36,067.47 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANINO, PATRICIA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,067.43 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, VICTORIA S Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $36,067.24 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ANDREW M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,067.18 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BERARDINIS, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,066.91 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ABREU, GREGORY J Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $36,066.44 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $36,066.38 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DUANE L Employer name Town of Cambridge Amount $36,066.27 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILCETIC, JACQUELINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,066.20 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALFREDA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,066.11 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLERA, CARMEN R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,065.72 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMDY, DE ANNA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $36,065.69 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JOHN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,065.60 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDY, CHANELLE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,065.51 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.JUSTE, RICHEMONDE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,065.36 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System