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 PRATT, WILLIAM Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $35,545.53 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSI, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,545.51 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,545.42 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, WALTER D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,545.28 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DOMINIQUE I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,545.18 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, HEATHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,545.01 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY-PRETE, PAMELA L Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $35,543.95 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLAU, ROGER D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,543.86 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONOVICH, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,543.80 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SUSAN A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $35,543.75 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNNINGER, KENNETH W Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $35,543.45 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, CATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $35,542.95 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECK, JEROME R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,542.55 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MICHELLE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $35,542.34 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, SCOTT C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $35,542.31 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CANDI L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $35,542.20 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUB, WILLIAM F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,542.00 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, TIMOTHY F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,542.00 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGGS, DREW E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,541.80 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $35,541.77 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, CANDACE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,541.58 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYEA, DARLA M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $35,541.45 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES, JR Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,541.36 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUHOUN, KAREN J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $35,541.18 Date 01/09/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, ARMANDO F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $35,541.06 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, COLLEEN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,540.66 Date 04/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, RAFAEL H Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $35,540.44 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-FULFORD, VERNIECE I Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $35,540.27 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERELLO, DONALD S, JR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,540.17 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGBY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,540.03 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TROY D Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,539.95 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGIORI, DIANE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,539.95 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOAL, LUCILLE A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $35,539.52 Date 02/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGREDO, LOURDES J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $35,539.46 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISBO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $35,539.35 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCOTTI, EARL D Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $35,539.10 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, BOBBI JO Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,538.99 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KENT F Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $35,538.43 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIEN, MILTON G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,538.20 Date 08/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, JOEL H Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $35,538.07 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOM, SANDY Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $35,537.35 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKOSKY, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,537.03 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, WILLIAM E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,537.01 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,536.76 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, PAULA A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $35,536.73 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITSOS, JONATHAN C Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $35,536.58 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, HAYLEY A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $35,536.58 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMINS-CARR, CYNTHIA P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,536.48 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, MARIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,536.41 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, AMY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $35,536.38 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEY, CODY Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $35,536.26 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Eaton Amount $35,536.14 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, SUSAN K Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,536.10 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJONBALAJ, DRITA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $35,535.92 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKOTCH, DEBRA L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $35,535.72 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, VERMONT H, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,535.38 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBRON, DORENE E Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $35,535.29 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-LAYTON, APRIL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,535.26 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, SHI S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,535.26 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGGESE, PATRICIA Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $35,535.15 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, ANGELLA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $35,534.88 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEY, AMMON H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $35,534.79 Date 12/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,534.51 Date 09/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ERIN E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $35,534.50 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPELLA, AMBER N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,534.05 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHAUNNA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,534.00 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, SUSAN C Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $35,533.45 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERMARK, BRIAN K Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $35,533.42 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDSMAN, EVETTE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $35,533.25 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, DERRICK Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $35,533.17 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, JO-ANN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,532.79 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBLEY, TERESA ANN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,532.46 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, ROSA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,532.32 Date 08/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TYRELL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,532.21 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SHAWN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,532.14 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, SHERRY L Employer name York CSD Amount $35,532.13 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, BRITTANY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,531.99 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIQUORI, THOMAS A Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,531.79 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SEAN P Employer name Tioga County Amount $35,531.58 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, RONALD D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $35,531.49 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTOLINO, ANGELA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $35,531.35 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULENBERG, ROSEANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,531.28 Date 11/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSE D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,531.23 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGMESTER, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $35,530.78 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REBECCA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,530.54 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MEGAN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $35,530.45 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY, BILLY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $35,529.96 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY-HASTINGS, MONICA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $35,529.81 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNACK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $35,529.78 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJELOSHI, RENAT Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,529.50 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBUS, KENNA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $35,529.43 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADYNA, MARTIN J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $35,529.16 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, ODWIN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $35,529.15 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, SUSAN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,528.94 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DAWN E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $35,528.82 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, STACY N Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,528.75 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAS, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,528.67 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $35,528.63 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, BETTY YVONNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $35,528.59 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MICHAEL I Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $35,528.20 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System