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 RAICHLIN, BRIAN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,113.13 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, LINDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $35,113.12 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, VICTORIA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,113.12 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, ERIN A Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $35,113.01 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ROBERT J, II Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $35,112.41 Date 11/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, MICHAEL K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,112.24 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUMARRA, ELIZABETH K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,111.83 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMINS, BRIAN R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $35,111.77 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, ANDREA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,111.64 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Washington County Amount $35,111.45 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, JENNIFER B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,111.42 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRONDA, INCORONATA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $35,111.40 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, LATOYA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,111.33 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAGAPEDE, MITJA Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,110.80 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, DEBRA J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $35,110.61 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DAVID J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $35,110.46 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNARA, NINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,109.89 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JENNIFER S Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $35,109.29 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSEN, WENDE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $35,109.17 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASS, JOANNE M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $35,108.88 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIERI, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $35,108.86 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLNER, JULIE A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $35,108.66 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PAMELA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $35,108.30 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARISA A Employer name Madison County Amount $35,108.18 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JANE A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $35,108.02 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARGARET E Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,107.83 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFRINGA, JANIS C Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $35,107.52 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTTI, JANICE A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $35,107.08 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, LATRICIA C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $35,106.88 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANTERPOOL, ANGELA Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $35,106.54 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURELL, RICHARD A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,106.33 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, MEGAN C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $35,106.29 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, LINETTE Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $35,106.00 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIK, MICHELLE A Employer name Broome County Amount $35,105.85 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, ANDREW G Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,105.51 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURGEL, TERESA C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,105.26 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, JOANNE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,104.94 Date 07/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, JOHN G, JR Employer name Town of Chili Amount $35,104.78 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WANDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,104.18 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEL, LYNN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,103.94 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUKA, WILLIAM F Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $35,103.74 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROUX, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $35,103.71 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALOVSKY, CAROLA C Employer name Tioga County Amount $35,103.40 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, HEATHER A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $35,103.40 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, TINA Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $35,103.01 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCERF, NANCY J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $35,103.01 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLICKNER, BRIAN E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $35,102.76 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE-CLARKE, ORLAND O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $35,102.35 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, CONNIE S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,102.30 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GUERRE, DAVID M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $35,102.21 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHELBY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $35,102.15 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLER, DANA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $35,101.88 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, DONALD E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $35,101.50 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEN, JEAN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,101.33 Date 01/14/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JAMIE M Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $35,101.31 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRANDEN M Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $35,101.25 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWSON, NICHOLAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,101.06 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, JUANITA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $35,100.97 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, BRITTANY H Employer name Erie County Amount $35,100.89 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBUSKE, SHERI L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,100.84 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDREW T Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $35,100.82 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONSON, JONATHAN R Employer name Albany County Amount $35,100.73 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, VERONICA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $35,100.68 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINSKI, MARY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,100.68 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, LAWRENCE F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $35,100.56 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KAREN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,100.39 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, ANGELA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,100.07 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, DANIEL W Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $35,100.00 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNGERT, ROBERT D Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $35,099.77 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, RHONDA D Employer name Lewis County Amount $35,099.74 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEVENSE, KRISTI L Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,099.73 Date 08/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KIMBERLY JOAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,099.47 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GLORIA D Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,099.40 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYPSE, CHARLES H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,099.04 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABISI, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,098.96 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZIER, DOROTHY M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $35,098.86 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, COURTNEY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,098.82 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCA, PAULINE E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,098.81 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, THERESA L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $35,098.57 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, MARY E Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $35,098.46 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, VICTORIA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,098.08 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, THERESA M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $35,098.04 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, FALISCHA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,097.89 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, COLLEEN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $35,097.60 Date 08/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLEY, RICHARD A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $35,097.60 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSEN, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $35,097.22 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CANIO, MARK Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $35,096.88 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, NANCY A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $35,096.87 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JUDY L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $35,096.62 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, GINA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $35,096.32 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKILLMAN, SAMANTHA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,096.10 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, AMY P Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $35,096.06 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDILE, JOLENE Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $35,095.84 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAREK, JOSEPH Z Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $35,095.72 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JUSTINE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,095.69 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANE, SHANNON E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,095.51 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,095.51 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELORA, DANIEL Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $35,095.17 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROLAND Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,095.05 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKHELAWAN, SEUCARAN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,094.90 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System