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 GORDON, ASTON Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,936.06 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, CANDICE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,935.97 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, JOANNE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $35,935.93 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JEFFREY A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,935.59 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHN, ARLENE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,935.49 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, JENNIFER E Employer name Erie County Amount $35,935.22 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATO, RICHARD J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,934.98 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, LISA M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $35,934.86 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JOHN W Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $35,934.84 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULEK, ANIZIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,934.44 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, RONALD E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $35,934.43 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, YASMIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,934.25 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ARLENE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,933.71 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, BONNIE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,933.71 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFLE, DENISE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,933.71 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIN, JAMES D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $35,933.71 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SUSAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,933.71 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIS, KAREN D Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMANDY, CHARLES R Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 04/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ROBERT T, IV Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATES, ROXANNE R Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CLAIR, MICHELLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZER, LINDA L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,933.71 Date 07/08/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, JACQUELINE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,933.71 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, SANDRA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,933.71 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUND, PATRICIA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,933.71 Date 11/30/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BARBARA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,933.71 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, LATRICIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,933.71 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMIOLO, ALICIA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,933.71 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHPUR, TRAVIS M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $35,933.71 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, BRIAN C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,933.71 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKERS, SARAH J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,933.71 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, WENDY M Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,933.28 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, TRACY L Employer name Warren County Amount $35,933.27 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAED, ROBERT Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,933.14 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $35,933.09 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SHARON L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,932.88 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARYCKA, ANN B Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $35,932.26 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTI, JOHN J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $35,932.08 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JULIE A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $35,931.45 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, TRACY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,931.33 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ETHAN T Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $35,931.15 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, MICHAEL N Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,931.11 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, BELINDA S Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $35,930.93 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, NICOLE R Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $35,930.90 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,930.78 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, MARSHA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,930.70 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATRAW, WAYNE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,930.59 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, TERESA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $35,930.59 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, KIMBERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,930.29 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPAK, THERESA Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,930.02 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNI, SUSAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,929.95 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOFF, AMY E Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,929.86 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUR, RAYMOND C, JR Employer name Town of Roseboom Amount $35,929.81 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIM F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,929.12 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, KARA M Employer name Town of Porter Amount $35,929.04 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MONIQUE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,928.87 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEASMAN, KELLY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,928.77 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DONALD J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $35,928.77 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, CHARLES V Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $35,928.77 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CARL L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,928.77 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MAUREEN P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,928.77 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, CAROLYN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,928.77 Date 03/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, PATRICIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,928.77 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JACQUELINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,928.77 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,928.77 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLUZZI, MARYJO A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $35,928.77 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, JULIE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,928.77 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, ADAM R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $35,928.77 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $35,928.77 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MICHELLE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,928.73 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, AMY J Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,928.67 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, CASSANDRA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,928.63 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICANO, JOSEPH N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,928.45 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGUE, DIEGO Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,928.39 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JEANNE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $35,928.23 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, JANET M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $35,928.23 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASIKIEWICZ, LYNDA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $35,927.95 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, SUZANNE Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $35,927.69 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $35,927.68 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, KRISTINE E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $35,927.32 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUDILL, GINA M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $35,927.32 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, ERIN R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $35,927.32 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, DIANE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,927.32 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSHEE, JOAN E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,927.32 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLOR, MARCUS I Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $35,926.93 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,926.69 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAFFY, TERESA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,926.62 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, CARLOS A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $35,926.53 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JANIS CYNTHIA S Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $35,926.20 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNASHER, JEDEDIAH J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,925.91 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, JANET M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,925.87 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SUSAN C Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,925.81 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, MICHAEL J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $35,925.75 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, THERESA I Employer name Albion CSD Amount $35,925.71 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, RHONDA K Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $35,925.60 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERENZ, STEPHANIE L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $35,925.55 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSHINSKY, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $35,925.37 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOC, EWA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,925.05 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNECKE, SHEILA P Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,925.03 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System