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 MOSES, KRISTOPHER D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $36,008.60 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANKER, CHERRIL K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,008.52 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CONNIE L Employer name Andover CSD Amount $36,008.40 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, MOLLY E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,008.23 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAWN B Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $36,008.00 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KLEECK, JESSICA N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $36,007.88 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVRERI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,007.84 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, SHELLY L Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $36,007.67 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKELI, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,007.58 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYSTAL, RAYMOND J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,007.58 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SEAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,007.54 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, ALAN L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,007.52 Date 03/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSETTE, EMILY A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $36,007.34 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJA, MEGHAN E Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $36,007.34 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIER, SHERRY E Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $36,007.30 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, PAMELA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,007.00 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, SUSAN L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $36,006.98 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRACIE Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,006.96 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSE, HANNAH D Employer name Erie County Amount $36,006.96 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENTUBE, JOANN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,006.74 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, CASSANDRA E Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,006.66 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYMERSKI, LUCIA V Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $36,006.55 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, PHYLLIS A Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,006.45 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHIEZ, INGRID J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $36,006.45 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, IRINE M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $36,006.23 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,005.70 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KEVIN E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,005.56 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, LUCINDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,005.40 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, PETER J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,005.38 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDO, LYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,005.04 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, CASSIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,004.76 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, JERAMY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,004.64 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVAK, ERIC J Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $36,004.53 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANOUSEK, ANN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,004.32 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAISSERT, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,003.72 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,003.57 Date 12/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD, MELVIN H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,003.56 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ERIK P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $36,003.34 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $36,002.90 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, MICHAEL CB Employer name Washington County Amount $36,002.75 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, HAZEL M Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $36,002.63 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATICH, JO D Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,002.53 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELIC, NICOLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,002.47 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELLY L Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $36,002.43 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACURA, ROBERTA A Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $36,002.26 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, HANNAH S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEULER, JEREMY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SAMANTHA C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, EMILY R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, NEVILLE T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, SHANNY Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, PRISCILLA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROED, JOHANNA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,001.69 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,001.60 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $36,001.58 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, JENNIFER N Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $36,001.42 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOEFLER, KIHM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,001.42 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JOHN M, III Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $36,001.32 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TERESA A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $36,001.27 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, MICHELE M Employer name Yates County Amount $36,001.18 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL A Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $36,001.18 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MAIKKA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,001.05 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLI, JEAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,000.94 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SHANNON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,000.90 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JUAN C Employer name Orange County Amount $36,000.62 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, EMILY L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $36,000.36 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, NOAH S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,000.12 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTAVERDE, ANTHONY F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,000.12 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELLE, KIM L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $36,000.12 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORANO, NICOLE I Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $36,000.12 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITILLO, GREGORY M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,000.10 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIST, DAHLIA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,000.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKOWITZ, JOEL Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $36,000.00 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,000.00 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCIO, JENNIFER E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,999.98 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SARA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,999.98 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, EILEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,999.97 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUMBE, CLARETHA T Employer name Bath CSD Amount $35,999.59 Date 04/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNEY, LISA M Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $35,999.51 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, HILLARI L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $35,998.15 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONALD F, JR Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $35,998.01 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWALK, CAROLYN D Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $35,997.92 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIHAN, LINDA L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $35,997.87 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPMAN, GLEN D, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,997.86 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, DWIGHT R Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $35,997.79 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, DAVID F Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $35,997.37 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, JOHN C Employer name Village of Hobart Amount $35,997.18 Date 02/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, JOANNE L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $35,996.56 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTZ, TODD A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $35,996.20 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHELE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,996.06 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SCOTT R Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $35,995.89 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $35,995.84 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, LAURIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,995.60 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $35,995.59 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, EILEEN J Employer name Madison County Amount $35,995.51 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, THERESA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,995.23 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MELIO, SALLY A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $35,994.69 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, PALMA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $35,994.34 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, ALAN P Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $35,994.33 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RONALD Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,994.22 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System