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 CAMPBELL, JENNIFER Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $35,750.16 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TODD M Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $35,750.03 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARIA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,749.94 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYER, EVIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,749.81 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANTORNO, NELIDA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,749.72 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DOROTHY I Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $35,749.14 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACA, HUMBERTO P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $35,749.14 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MADELYN Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,748.82 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUZON, DERRICK I Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $35,748.69 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSNEY, JUDITH A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $35,748.63 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABOTAJE, RENATO D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,748.50 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACUCCI, BETHANY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,748.47 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DEBRA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,748.31 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI, VIRGINIA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $35,748.30 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, DAVIDA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,748.29 Date 09/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,747.90 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, DEANNA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,747.72 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,747.21 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSIG, JOEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $35,747.20 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDWARE, DOROTHY E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,746.52 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DANI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,746.47 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, MICHAELA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,746.43 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHYUNI, SUNARTI Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,746.36 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUDITH ANN S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,746.36 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RUBY M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $35,746.12 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLI, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,745.94 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMISMAN, KATHERINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,745.94 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOSEPH D Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,745.60 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JEANETTE G Employer name Town of Webster Amount $35,745.56 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DEMESO Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,745.29 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, KEITH J Employer name Clinton County Amount $35,745.25 Date 07/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY CLARE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $35,745.23 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, BARBRA L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $35,745.00 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMDEN, VICKIE L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,744.44 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERENZETTI, TONYA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,744.38 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LESLIE S Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $35,744.31 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERA, FRANCESCO Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,744.29 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANTHONY Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,744.29 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDINWOOD, JENNIFER A Employer name Steuben County Amount $35,743.96 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DANIELLE H J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,743.85 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,743.66 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESS, NERISSA C Employer name Broome County Amount $35,743.57 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, THERESA L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $35,743.53 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXON, NICOLE Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $35,743.43 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, SHARON A Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $35,743.18 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GEORG Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,742.90 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, CHERYL L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $35,742.65 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, DARREN L, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $35,742.45 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETTYJOHN, DEBORAH A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,742.41 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, LAUREN K Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,742.33 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,742.33 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANCA, ANDREW P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $35,742.24 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LAWRENCE G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,742.22 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISANO, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $35,741.94 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ASHONDA M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $35,741.92 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHBERG, EVA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,741.81 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, CAITLIN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,741.00 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ANASTASIA Employer name Albany County Amount $35,740.93 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICIA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,740.25 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ERIN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,740.25 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSEL, BARBARA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,740.17 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SHERRI A Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,739.34 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SARAH A Employer name Putnam County Amount $35,739.20 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,738.69 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELENS, DAVID P Employer name Town of Mentz Amount $35,738.42 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, BETSY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,738.07 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JASON M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $35,737.91 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, ASHLEY L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $35,737.74 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-ANDERSON, CATHERINE S Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,737.64 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, SHANNON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,737.56 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOOTS, BRITTANY A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $35,737.48 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBAR, CAROL A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,737.35 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANE, JOHN F Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $35,737.18 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LISA M Employer name Essex County Amount $35,737.10 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, JEFFREY S Employer name Peru CSD Amount $35,736.42 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,736.41 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, MATTHEW G Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $35,736.40 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $35,736.35 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON, TERESA K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,736.32 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DAVID O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,736.04 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, MARIA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,736.03 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDELL, MC KENNA R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $35,736.00 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JUDITH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,735.73 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, BASIMA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,735.56 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KAITLIN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,735.41 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, BRIDGET A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,735.38 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAL, KELLY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,735.08 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, STEPHEN F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $35,735.01 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ROGER L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $35,734.42 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, LISA C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,734.08 Date 12/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBENDA, PATRICIA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,733.82 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFRAN, JULIA A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $35,733.62 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JULIE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,733.46 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLETT, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,733.12 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LISA K Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,733.11 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, VIRGINIA R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,733.06 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TYSHAUN L Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $35,733.04 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, ANDREW J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $35,732.70 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRANDY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $35,732.53 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $35,732.51 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System