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 VASA, ROOPA H Employer name New City Library Amount $35,896.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CARLA M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $35,896.12 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, BARBARA A Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $35,895.86 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, DIANA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,895.68 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,895.36 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUN, HERMAN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $35,894.89 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,894.82 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTARA, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,894.77 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELIPOWITZ, DONNA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,894.71 Date 01/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LORI A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,894.59 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHTMIER, TAMMY L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $35,894.53 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, JAMIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,894.52 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMO, VICKI L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $35,894.26 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINE, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $35,894.10 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWLAK, PAUL Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $35,894.08 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, ERIC J Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $35,893.90 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, DEBORA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,893.76 Date 01/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, EDWARD P Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $35,893.50 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDREN, TERRANCE C Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $35,893.48 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANTZ, DAVID I Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,893.24 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BATES, MARC I Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $35,893.06 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JENNIFER S Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $35,892.75 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, RANDY L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $35,892.72 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, KARYN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,892.65 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARANO, CAROL A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $35,892.20 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, PAULA Employer name Erie County Amount $35,892.12 Date 12/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNINA, LAURALEE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,892.05 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEDAMSKI, LEE ANNE Employer name Albion CSD Amount $35,892.02 Date 05/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULICH, KYLE Employer name Putnam County Amount $35,891.85 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, NIKITA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,891.70 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, ERIN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,891.67 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LORRELLE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,891.25 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDEIKIS, MARY R Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $35,891.23 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABEL, BRETT F Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $35,891.14 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, DAISY L Employer name Albany County Amount $35,890.81 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOMIEROSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $35,890.66 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CHRISTINE P Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $35,890.63 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERIO, ANTOINETTE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,890.62 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, STACEY M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $35,890.51 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANFEAR, ALEXANDER R Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $35,890.49 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUROHR, COLLEEN M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $35,890.39 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, BETTY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,890.06 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARD, STACEY L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $35,889.50 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, JONN D Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $35,889.37 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILL, JOSETTE M Employer name Warren County Amount $35,889.33 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDY, KELLY L Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $35,888.84 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, GINA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $35,888.68 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHARON M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $35,888.21 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, IRMA N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,888.02 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELFRINGER, ROSEANN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,887.81 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGH, SHARON L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,887.62 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, CATHYANNE Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $35,887.56 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, LISA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $35,887.54 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNONE, DANIELLE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,887.49 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOSIE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,887.26 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUHL, JEFFREY W Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,887.22 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGANOVIC, JASMIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,886.88 Date 02/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, MELISSA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $35,886.81 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTIS, LAURIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,886.72 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $35,886.72 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, ANDREW A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,886.62 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, SHAKETA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,886.40 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, IRMA I Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,886.02 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUECH, JOHN F Employer name Town of Farmersville Amount $35,885.87 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARIE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,885.67 Date 03/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SAMANTHA I Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,885.63 Date 02/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, CAROLE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,885.10 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, RONALD E, JR Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $35,884.59 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, COURTNEY J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,884.57 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTS, MARCIE J Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,884.54 Date 03/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, RICKY E Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $35,884.53 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DANIEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,884.41 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, WAVA Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $35,883.70 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGROO, RAJENDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,883.27 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, DANIEL L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $35,883.24 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDON, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $35,882.75 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLLA, RACHEL M Employer name Madison County Amount $35,882.67 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, KATHERINE A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $35,882.45 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GERDIE B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,882.36 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROLLA, DOMINICK M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,882.06 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOCCA, KATHLEEN A Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $35,881.89 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVONA, MAUREEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,881.78 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RITA L Employer name Putnam County Amount $35,881.74 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RICHARD H Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $35,881.60 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, BRYAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,881.58 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KENYETTA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,880.93 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARBUCK, ASHLEY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,880.42 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEENEY, MICHAEL D Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $35,880.29 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WEENEY, JANET E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $35,880.07 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOKOWSKI, JUSTINE M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $35,880.02 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLEY, KERRY ANNE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,879.99 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAY, SCOTT D Employer name Clinton County Amount $35,879.78 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, SUSAN J Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $35,879.63 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, DANIEL J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $35,879.33 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, JOAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,879.20 Date 03/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAYTON, ROBIN D Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $35,879.16 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, WARREN S, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,879.11 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHARON L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $35,879.02 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUIER, DEBBRA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $35,878.87 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOW, CHARLES H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $35,878.74 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System