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 LAHART, PETER N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,190.98 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $35,190.80 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, EULAINE S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $35,190.67 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, JOHNNIE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,190.64 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROEHLEIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,190.59 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANDERSON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,190.40 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINA, JOAN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $35,190.21 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, DENISE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,190.15 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $35,190.08 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEUSEN, FREDERICK G Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,190.00 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $35,189.77 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMORE, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Camden Amount $35,189.65 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELYN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,189.53 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMERY, MARY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,189.30 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CORE G Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $35,189.18 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SANDRA R Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $35,189.12 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTA, JOANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,189.07 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, TOMARRA K Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $35,188.91 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, ROBERT J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,188.62 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLES, KIM A Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $35,188.61 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,188.58 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,188.44 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, KAYLA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,188.32 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, CAROLINE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $35,188.08 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, EDWARD G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,187.59 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MONIQUE R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $35,187.57 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, ANTOINETTE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,187.49 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, CHEYENNE L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $35,186.96 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, KELLY G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $35,186.48 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, NICOLE L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $35,186.40 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CRAIG A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,186.38 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSIE J Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $35,186.07 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, JACQUELINE G Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $35,186.06 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ERIC L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,186.02 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, SUSANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $35,184.99 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, TYRONE R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $35,184.25 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,184.13 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, LORI C Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,183.88 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, EMILY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $35,183.73 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTERANDO, DAWN E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,183.49 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JOHN E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $35,183.20 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKSOLL, DAYNA A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $35,183.18 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, CARLOS A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $35,183.14 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZIANO, HEATHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,182.74 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, MICHAEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,182.40 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,181.92 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, DAWN M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $35,181.52 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, SHEILA D Employer name Potsdam Housing Authority Amount $35,181.36 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDEAUX, JOY R Employer name Washington County Amount $35,181.15 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWARD H, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,181.14 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELECIO, YISELL M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,181.12 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, ANDREA M Employer name Orange County Amount $35,181.05 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKIFOROV, BARBARA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,180.83 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, WALTER E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,180.75 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRY, LAUREN C Employer name Orange County Amount $35,180.68 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, MICHELLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,180.49 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, CHASITY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,180.47 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHNER, CAROLINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,180.35 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KAITLYN L Employer name Albany County Amount $35,180.33 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUCCI, JANICE A Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $35,180.29 Date 02/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JUDY A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,180.18 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, CECILE E Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $35,179.72 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, ANDREW W Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $35,179.28 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, RYAN D Employer name Town of Parma Amount $35,179.06 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISKOPFF, ERINE L Employer name Broome County Amount $35,179.02 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, PAUL E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $35,178.71 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, MARC Employer name Broome County Amount $35,178.69 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORWITZ, ANN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,178.45 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, MALEKA A Employer name Madison County Amount $35,178.38 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNON, TERESA M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $35,178.32 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,178.27 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, KEITH Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $35,178.19 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, RYAN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,178.11 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTON, GREGORY R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $35,177.88 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUSAN K Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $35,177.52 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $35,177.50 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOBIUS, GERALD R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $35,176.72 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZAK, ANNE M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $35,176.22 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSLEY, ERIC P Employer name Ontario County Amount $35,175.80 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONI, CHARLENE V Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,175.68 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, STACY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $35,175.13 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SABINE M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $35,175.02 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $35,174.42 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, JANA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $35,174.32 Date 07/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, DANIEL J Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $35,173.57 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, MAURA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $35,173.49 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, DIANE M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,173.19 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GREGORY L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $35,172.29 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CATHY A Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $35,172.24 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ROGER A Employer name Village of Harrisville Amount $35,172.20 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZING, STEPHEN E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $35,172.04 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, RANDALL A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,172.01 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ANDREW B Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,171.97 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CHRISTINA Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $35,171.85 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, TIMOTHY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,171.68 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTEN, TONI M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $35,171.35 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DANIEL J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $35,171.29 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, NICOLO M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,171.25 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGLEY, LESLIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,171.20 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MARY-JO A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,171.06 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System