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 GLEASON, MIRIAM R Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,925.02 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFFERS, ROBIN D Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,925.01 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, SCOTT C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $35,924.98 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BENJAMIN J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $35,924.92 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, PATRICIA D Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $35,924.84 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,924.66 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABONE, THERESA M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $35,924.40 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLOP, MATTHEW T Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $35,924.21 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, HOLLIE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,924.09 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, OCTAVIA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $35,924.09 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEICHMAN, SHANE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,924.09 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, LAUREL G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,924.09 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KAREN T Employer name Education Department Amount $35,924.09 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,924.09 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RAE ANNE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,924.09 Date 06/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIESTER, MARISA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,924.09 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, DIANE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,924.09 Date 06/14/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTINE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,924.09 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDZILO, SHARYL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,924.09 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIA, LISA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,924.09 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAILING, LYNETTE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,924.09 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEHNER, LINDA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,924.09 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, TRACI L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,924.09 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, NANCY P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $35,924.09 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JUDY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $35,924.09 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAK, KATHLEEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,924.09 Date 10/30/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANATIDES, DEBORAH P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,924.09 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALACHANIS, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,924.09 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, IRIS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,924.09 Date 06/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HARLAN K Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,924.09 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, PATRICIA T Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,924.09 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAILLIE, CYNTHIA S Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $35,924.06 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, VERN I, JR Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $35,924.00 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, KARIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,923.83 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ANGELO A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $35,923.60 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIK L Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,922.97 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMERSCHMITT, KIM A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,922.78 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, LU ANN L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,922.64 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, JOANNE P Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $35,922.37 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAFLEWSKI, TERRY L Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $35,922.24 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CARMEN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,922.21 Date 03/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, PATRICK A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,921.88 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, ANTHONY F Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $35,921.46 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, TONYA S Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $35,920.71 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, AMANDA Y Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,920.14 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, THOMAS A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $35,920.14 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERKE, GLENN C Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $35,919.88 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKETT, MARY D Employer name Madison County Amount $35,919.82 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLAND, CYNTHIA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,919.75 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPONT, IMMACULA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,919.21 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGYESI, CHARLES S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ANN M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $35,919.15 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSOE, LONNA J Employer name Education Department Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZ, DANIEL F Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,919.15 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILHEMINA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,919.15 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKINE, SVETLANA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,919.15 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGLEIN, JOSH B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSANDROWICZ, DIANE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, KIMBERLY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, MITCHELL V Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,919.15 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHAR, PRABAL K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKEN, SHARON A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAIME A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,919.15 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MIKELA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,919.15 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $35,919.15 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARILYN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,919.15 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, MIGUEL, SR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,919.15 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPELLA, MARYBETH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,919.15 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, AARON W Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLODARCZYK, ELLEN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $35,919.15 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $35,919.11 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZ, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, YVONNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIA, SALLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONE-CICERELLI, TRACEY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH-CHIAPPONE, MICHELE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, MARIA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, MARY BETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, LAURIE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSO, ALBA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KIM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,919.10 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RICHARD F, JR Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $35,918.70 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDGER, DAVID Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $35,918.26 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANN, DONNA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,918.20 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, NEIL F Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $35,917.88 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULINSKI, CHERYL Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $35,917.82 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, MARK R Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $35,917.59 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, JASON C Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,917.44 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKARIUS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,917.16 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, TIANA V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $35,917.10 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, EVELYN J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $35,916.14 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIME, KATHLEEN H Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $35,916.08 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOS, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,915.97 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, AMY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,915.71 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHELLE G Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $35,915.43 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, NICHOLAS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,915.43 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, COURTNEY L, JR Employer name Town of Webb Amount $35,915.07 Date 05/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System