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 BECK, RANDY L Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,333.40 Date 07/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWALD, DEANNA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $35,333.03 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICHIARO, SHELLEY A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $35,333.01 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, THOMAS H Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,332.90 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGAS, MELISSA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,332.80 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, ALICIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,332.80 Date 07/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROODIS, SHEILA M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $35,332.74 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZADOVSKY, BETTY Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,332.63 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEN, DONNA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,332.63 Date 01/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BONNIE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $35,332.53 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, REGINA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $35,332.45 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, LINDA A Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $35,332.39 Date 02/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, HOLLY A Employer name Essex County Amount $35,332.26 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMOS, MANDY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,332.17 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,331.89 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOELLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,331.76 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHAKOS, SARAH Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $35,331.59 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBER, MAX J Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,331.50 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, NICOLE B Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $35,331.50 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESSER, LINDA P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $35,331.45 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SHARAIL R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,331.39 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, EILEEN M Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $35,331.30 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELECH, ANNE E Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,331.25 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMINSKI, PAUL F, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $35,330.83 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, MAUREEN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $35,330.41 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,330.39 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, JUANITA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,330.18 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EILERS, ANTHONY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $35,330.04 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JULIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,329.97 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, JANICE A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,329.87 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILMANN, JODY L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $35,329.83 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ALYSSA K Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $35,329.77 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PAULA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $35,329.33 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, LAURIANN M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $35,328.90 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSAR, ELISABETH L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,328.26 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTICCI, ANN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $35,327.79 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGNA, DEANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,327.34 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DONNA D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,327.24 Date 11/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYSTAF, SARA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $35,327.23 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, JOHN M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $35,326.97 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, MICHELE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $35,326.90 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,326.72 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONK, KATHERINE I Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,326.70 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ETHEL Employer name Howland Public Library Amount $35,326.57 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, SANDRA L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $35,326.29 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISISTO, BRITTANY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,326.23 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, SEAN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $35,325.52 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, AISHA D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $35,325.36 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, IRENE E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $35,324.88 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKITA, DENISE K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $35,324.70 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAND, DIMPLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,324.47 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YI, KYESUK Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,323.93 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, KAY E Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $35,323.63 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, TABITHA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $35,323.46 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JANICE L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $35,323.46 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, BERT M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $35,323.42 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLYSON, JO ANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $35,323.35 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROIS, HOLLY A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $35,323.06 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, KELLY P Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $35,322.74 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, DEBORAH C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $35,322.51 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BONNIE A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $35,322.40 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JAMES C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,322.20 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGO, LORI A Employer name Broome County Amount $35,321.99 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, ESTELLE Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,321.30 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NORMA F Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $35,321.18 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GAIL R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,320.59 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,320.55 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIDI, MOUAD E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,320.55 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, RAYANNE Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $35,320.55 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, BRONAGH C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,320.54 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTLEY, YVONNE D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $35,320.12 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMANN, SUZANNE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,320.10 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LOGAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $35,319.72 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPE, KIRK J Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $35,319.18 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTLOW, LISA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $35,319.14 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, WEI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,318.97 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, DEBORAH B Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $35,318.96 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, HARRIETTE F Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $35,318.96 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, THOMAS S Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $35,318.90 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CINDY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $35,318.78 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,318.68 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RICHARD M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,318.66 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDLER, JACQUELINE E Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $35,318.54 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLOR, DAVID A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $35,318.31 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, MELISSA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,318.21 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELESTOVSKY, OLGA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,318.00 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMS, ROBERT M Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,317.86 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBELL, RAE J Employer name Yates County Amount $35,317.77 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTZER, ANA V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $35,317.48 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, CODY N Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $35,317.16 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, SHANE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $35,316.91 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ARACELI Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $35,316.86 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELZAK, SHEENA N Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $35,316.41 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, FERNANDO Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,316.34 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, ARIANNE D Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $35,316.34 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Washington County Amount $35,315.96 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, TERESA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,315.70 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, SAMUEL Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,315.48 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $35,315.07 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGERT, PATRICIA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,314.74 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System