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 PARKS, MARCY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,564.37 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETO, KINGDOM B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,564.31 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, FRANKLIN J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $35,563.81 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VICKIE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,563.63 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,563.62 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVA, SANDRA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,563.47 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, LINDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,563.40 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, MALINDA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $35,563.38 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, CATHY M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,563.14 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSEN, NANCY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,562.85 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KEVIN K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $35,562.82 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,562.82 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBLEBINE, JESSIE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,562.81 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIFORD, WILLIAM D Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $35,562.81 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLSTORF, ARTHUR A Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,562.80 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBY, MICHAEL C Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,562.80 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MARCIANNE Employer name Highland CSD Amount $35,562.68 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRILL, KATHERINE S Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $35,562.63 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRETT M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $35,562.36 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, WIL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $35,562.35 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUME, PHILLIP J Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,562.27 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGRUE, CARMEL Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $35,562.24 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, BARBARA A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $35,562.22 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, JANET E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,562.16 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, CHARITY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,562.01 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENUM, THERESA A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $35,561.86 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, ROBERT C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,561.69 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, DAVID S Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,561.60 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATUS, BRANDON A Employer name Town of Galen Amount $35,561.23 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULARDO, DOROTHY A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $35,561.21 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, ANDRES Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $35,560.65 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSS, VERA Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $35,560.57 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, JAMES M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,560.07 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KATHERINE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,560.06 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, CRYSTI M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,559.96 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, RACHAEL J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $35,559.46 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, CORY T Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $35,559.42 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIN L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $35,559.29 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, THOMAS Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,558.59 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARWELL, KAREN K Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,558.58 Date 06/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, NICHOLAS H Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,558.53 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, YVONNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $35,558.42 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, QI MEI Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,558.40 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOHN H Employer name Clinton County Amount $35,558.31 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGROWDER, CHANTELLE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,558.13 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTMYER, CHERYL L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,558.06 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, STEVEN C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,558.00 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTMIER, MARGARET A Employer name Poland CSD Amount $35,557.98 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELINO, ANGELO J Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,557.40 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, BARBARA E Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $35,557.08 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, CLAUDE J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $35,557.02 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIN, AILEEN C Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $35,556.81 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, JEAN E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,556.78 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $35,556.03 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES E Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $35,556.02 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, KEITH S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,555.87 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, PAUL B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $35,555.80 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEEPER, CYNTHIA Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $35,555.78 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, JOHN J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,555.68 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, CRYSTALLIN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,555.57 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCIATTI, FRANK P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,555.34 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHWICK, DILLON R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $35,555.05 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEJJANI, CRYSTAL A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $35,554.39 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE-SELLARS, MELISSA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,553.91 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, MARGARET M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,553.91 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, FLOYD C, JR Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $35,553.85 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADMAN, CARLA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,553.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JULIE A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $35,552.59 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGRIZAUSKAITE, VITA Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $35,552.45 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, EMMA Y Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,551.87 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, CHERYL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,551.72 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, TINA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $35,551.55 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JENNIFER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,551.32 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENECK, LINDA M Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $35,551.29 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, CANDICE L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,550.96 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIE, JUDITH R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,550.39 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURCAN, SUSAN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $35,550.14 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLO, LISA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,550.13 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEEZER, DANIEL W Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $35,549.75 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, DANIEL K Employer name Erie County Amount $35,549.66 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DARYL S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $35,549.37 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIKOWSKI, THOMAS D Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,549.31 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MARK J Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,549.27 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORNELLI, TREY A Employer name Village of Middleport Amount $35,549.23 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGGREEN, JOHN W Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,549.20 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, RANDY J Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $35,548.89 Date 02/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, LUIS J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,547.92 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HELINA B Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $35,547.79 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, TARA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,547.44 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOHN W Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $35,547.44 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,547.18 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASWELL, MICHELLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,547.03 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOW, KIM Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $35,546.88 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, RICHARD C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,546.56 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEY, ANNE M Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $35,546.51 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, VICTORIA I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,546.46 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CHARLES N Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $35,545.74 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, ANNMARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,545.73 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, TAYLOR L Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $35,545.70 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, MONICA D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $35,545.55 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System