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 EDWARDS, ALLEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,621.31 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SEAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,621.05 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO-KELLY, LAURA J Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $35,620.54 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIZZI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,620.44 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KAREL L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,620.31 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MONTAGUE E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,620.31 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, KERRY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $35,620.15 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, KAJANA C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $35,619.64 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, DENNIS E, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,619.49 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLAK, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $35,619.28 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DIANA S Employer name Town of Camden Amount $35,619.09 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORCHUK, GALINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,619.08 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $35,618.88 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SHONA L Employer name Essex County Amount $35,618.75 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGER, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $35,618.23 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, CYNTHIA R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,618.13 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOWNEY, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $35,618.10 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER-DANAS, GEORGIA F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $35,617.92 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, AGNES S Employer name City of Norwich Amount $35,617.75 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, SUSAN M Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $35,617.34 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,617.29 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVIN, THERESA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $35,617.00 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHFIELD, STEPHANIE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $35,616.89 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMBAUT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,616.78 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, SHEILA Y Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $35,616.28 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, AMBERLEE N Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,616.16 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANDREW M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $35,615.48 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, KATRINA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,615.06 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE, MICHELLE R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,615.03 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFLEY, JODI M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,615.03 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BERGE, STACY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,615.02 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, KAREN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,614.83 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, EVAN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,614.76 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLAMO, NICOLE M Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $35,614.59 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONALD J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $35,614.53 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, TODD J Employer name Albany County Amount $35,614.46 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNWORTH, TYLER M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,614.43 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Maine Amount $35,614.22 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGLE, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,614.00 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, ROSE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $35,613.87 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, PAUL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,613.63 Date 02/06/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, PHILIP A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $35,612.58 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVEDIO, ROSANGELA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,612.58 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, JENNIFER L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $35,612.46 Date 03/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,612.37 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTNER, WALTER N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,612.35 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, AIMEE L C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,612.25 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMARDI, JAMI L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,612.24 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DOUGLAS E Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $35,611.65 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZEL, FRANCIS A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,611.36 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNIS, EBONY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,610.60 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDBERG, PAULA J Employer name Madison CSD Amount $35,610.55 Date 12/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, KELLY L Employer name Town of Parma Amount $35,610.51 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNY, WAYNE A Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $35,610.44 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $35,610.28 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, LAMONT T Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,610.27 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARIAN E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,610.25 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, MONICA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $35,609.62 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RARRICK, TANNER J Employer name City of Corning Amount $35,609.46 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, AUDREY H Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $35,609.00 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAKE, SARAH D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $35,608.85 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, REGINA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,608.65 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUPRETTE, AARON M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,608.64 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TAMMY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,608.64 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JOSEPH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,608.52 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DEANA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,608.46 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, ELLEN E Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $35,608.45 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CORTNEY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,608.37 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOPE, DARLENE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,608.31 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTHKOPP, GLENN W Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,608.10 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, KAREN M Employer name Town of Southport Amount $35,607.72 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, ANNE-MARIE Employer name Town of Southport Amount $35,607.72 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, JILL K Employer name Town of Southport Amount $35,607.72 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Southport Amount $35,607.72 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, MARIANNE J Employer name Town of Southport Amount $35,607.72 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, DENISE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $35,607.69 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $35,607.68 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYREEK S Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,607.64 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, DAVID A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,606.95 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NICOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,606.95 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, RENEE M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,606.91 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $35,606.90 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVIL, JAMES C Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $35,606.79 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLET, PATRICIA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,606.59 Date 06/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,606.57 Date 10/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONE, JOHN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,606.28 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBY, ALONZO C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $35,606.10 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLEBEN, MARY C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,606.08 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, DAVID L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,605.72 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, ANTHONY NIKO Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $35,605.65 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, TAMMYRRIAH K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,605.56 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,605.50 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,605.18 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORSTRAND, EVELYN M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $35,604.91 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBAJAL, KAREN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,604.80 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANE, KATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $35,604.71 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGALJ, ERMIN Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $35,604.30 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPRIORE, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $35,603.95 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $35,603.88 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHEN, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,603.78 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System