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 BROOKS, VEOLA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,211.58 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMPHUL, JUTTA C Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $35,211.38 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMURAO, ARNEL B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,211.34 Date 01/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, MELINDA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $35,211.05 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, DARLENE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,210.73 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMBIRAJAH, SANTHAMOHAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,210.60 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOURSE, TRACY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,210.22 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVORSE, JOCELYN S Employer name Erie County Amount $35,210.15 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-BRUNO, LUIS O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,210.03 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CARMEN L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $35,209.30 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, PATRICIA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $35,209.23 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, BRIANNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,209.22 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, MICHELE G Employer name Erie County Amount $35,209.11 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,209.00 Date 07/26/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, VERONICA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $35,208.80 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNAMANN, DALE C Employer name Town of Middleburgh Amount $35,208.78 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDWELL, RUTH R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,208.66 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, DANIELLE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,208.63 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EARL W Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,208.62 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CINDY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,208.54 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ANDREW J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $35,208.38 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL, MURAT Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $35,208.29 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELL, STACEY A Employer name Broome County Amount $35,208.23 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORRS, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $35,208.23 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $35,207.86 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHY, WENDY A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $35,207.67 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, PAUL J Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $35,207.58 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ANGELO, IRENE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,207.24 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATORRE, EDWIN, JR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,206.40 Date 09/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, DEANNA Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $35,206.37 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONI, CASSANDRA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $35,205.27 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWOEBEL, CAROL E Employer name Westport CSD Amount $35,205.18 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGER, BARBARA E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $35,204.79 Date 11/25/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, DUVANIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,204.72 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, TRACY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,204.27 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,204.26 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE JOUAN, REGINE M Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $35,204.23 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, THOMAS J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $35,204.18 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, SHARON L Employer name Chemung County Amount $35,203.72 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,203.64 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, BRUCE E Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $35,203.36 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, MICHAEL Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $35,203.09 Date 11/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, WILLIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,202.95 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, ANIELLO A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,202.81 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DANA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $35,202.68 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $35,202.51 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JACQUELINE L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $35,202.28 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JENNIFER M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,201.84 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANCHETZ, BRIAN G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,201.81 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINEER, CHARLES F Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $35,201.68 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORME, BARBARA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,201.53 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, EBONY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $35,201.51 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, KRISTIN L Employer name Village of Black River Amount $35,201.50 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARABOCCHIA, THERESA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $35,201.25 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DANIELLE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $35,201.06 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, ASHLEY D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $35,200.99 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LINTON N Employer name Education Department Amount $35,200.01 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROZ ANTUNEZ, DIANA G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,199.98 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, SEAN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,199.69 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, SUSAN G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,199.24 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MAUREEN D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $35,198.90 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOTA, CRYSTAL L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $35,198.84 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, GREGORY A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $35,198.76 Date 07/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILTON, BRADLEY A Employer name Village of Elbridge Amount $35,198.30 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNES, JO L Employer name Ontario County Amount $35,198.01 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUOZZI, THERESA M Employer name Albany County Amount $35,197.91 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZ, LORI J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $35,197.89 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, ROBERT C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $35,197.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, MARGARITA Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,197.14 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRINGTON, KAYLA J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,197.08 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PATRICIA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $35,196.43 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHY A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $35,196.40 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $35,196.23 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, DAVID J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $35,196.14 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBHAM, KORY J Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $35,195.73 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTECKY, SANDRA E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $35,195.68 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ALAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,195.32 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, AIMEE F Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $35,195.26 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, BAMBI L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $35,194.99 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, MARGARET C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,194.94 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SANDRA J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $35,194.91 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, CRYSTAL R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,194.81 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPA, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $35,194.79 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONN, KATHERINE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,194.62 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Rome Amount $35,194.59 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, VICKIE A Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $35,194.52 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, ADAM Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,194.38 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,194.38 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, CATHERINE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,194.36 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTLE, PAMELA J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $35,194.28 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, DAVID M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $35,193.72 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINOCK, ALYSSA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,193.44 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCK, EDWARD C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $35,192.95 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ETHAN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $35,192.55 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BENJAMIN S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $35,192.38 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERFETTI, PATRICK A Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,192.28 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTRELL, LORI Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,192.14 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, COLLEEN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $35,192.01 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, MICHAEL B Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $35,191.87 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESIELSKI, JAMES F Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $35,191.86 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System