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 LICATA, ANGELA M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $35,232.39 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, BRUCE C Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $35,232.23 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCI, CAROL Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,232.17 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMANICO-NERI, SUZANNE Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $35,231.80 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ROSALYN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $35,231.76 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, RISHTIA I Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $35,231.43 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOHN A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $35,231.19 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDUM, ABIGAIL L Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $35,230.72 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, LAUREN E Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,230.68 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEMS, CAITLIN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $35,230.57 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, DEBORAH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $35,230.48 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JEFFERY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,229.94 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO, BRANDON A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $35,229.76 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENTON, ANN M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $35,229.73 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, JANICE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,229.61 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, CHARLES R Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $35,229.32 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, PAUL Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $35,229.19 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGBITH, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $35,229.08 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, JOLEEN B Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,228.90 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDUINO, KENNETH F Employer name Albany County Amount $35,228.85 Date 04/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIKAS, GEORGE M Employer name Washington County Amount $35,228.70 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, RYAN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,228.57 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE-GAYLE, KEISHA L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $35,227.37 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, IRENE B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,226.86 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, SHERYL A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $35,226.68 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, KELLY A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $35,226.24 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKIEWICZ, SHARON L Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $35,226.08 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARTIN S Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $35,226.08 Date 06/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SUE A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $35,225.85 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, JAMES W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,225.64 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, JEREMY D Employer name Village of Camden Amount $35,225.61 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZA, TRACY L Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $35,225.29 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, YULIA V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,225.21 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLIN-WOOD, JONATHAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,225.20 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, EDWARD W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $35,225.06 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, AMANDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,225.06 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $35,224.58 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, PATRICIA M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $35,224.48 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, PAUL E Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $35,224.40 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYAS, JIGNESH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,224.34 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, MARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,224.30 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MATTHEW V Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $35,223.95 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ANGEL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,223.69 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, ROSANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,223.29 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUIS A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $35,223.14 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELO, DAWN M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $35,223.06 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLEY, KAREN Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $35,223.00 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENACK, LESLIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,222.78 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURLEY, NANCY H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,222.38 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPATELLI, PETER P Employer name Town of Gates Amount $35,222.14 Date 06/25/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, KRISTIN M Employer name Franklin Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $35,222.00 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, KATRINA M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $35,221.94 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, BONNIE A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $35,221.59 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUVIA, JOHN J, JR Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,221.24 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, HEATHER A Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,220.96 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROO, IRENE E Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,220.82 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Benson Amount $35,220.76 Date 04/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, SARA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,220.71 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, STACY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $35,220.46 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TAMRA L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $35,220.38 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURR, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,220.30 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JANE E Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $35,219.80 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NATHAN W Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,219.68 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, SCOTT ANTHONY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,219.62 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORSO, THOMAS P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $35,219.15 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, JOE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,218.82 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RYAN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $35,218.67 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, YOLANDA Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,218.67 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WENDELL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,218.66 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KELLY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,218.50 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALMES, JILLIAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,218.40 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, JULIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,218.00 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTUOSO, VINCENT D Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $35,217.87 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, MELLANDE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $35,217.85 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, AMBER L Employer name Genesee County Amount $35,217.81 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WANDA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $35,217.50 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSIN, DEBORAH A Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $35,217.21 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, NIKOLE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,216.35 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, LISA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,216.25 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL G Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,216.21 Date 09/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,216.15 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SHELLY D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,215.81 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TON, LOAN N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,215.52 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEK, LINDSAY M H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,215.44 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHANNON E Employer name Erie County Amount $35,215.16 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, MATTHEW J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $35,215.00 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAMEO, MADALYN T Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $35,214.95 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAETZHOLD, PAMELA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,214.90 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, DONNA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $35,214.75 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIATKOWSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $35,214.68 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDITA, ALFONSO V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $35,213.80 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORACI, STACEY S Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,213.45 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,213.15 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSPER, JOSUE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $35,213.12 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JERI L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $35,212.92 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNEY, TIMOTHY C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $35,212.72 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMAN, JAMES W Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $35,212.64 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORECK, JULIA M Employer name Orleans County Amount $35,212.10 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTARAI, TEK B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,211.85 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, MARIA Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $35,211.67 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System