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 GRAY, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Fonda Amount $35,094.68 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINA, PATRICIA J Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $35,094.65 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, ROBERT K Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $35,094.65 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ARKEBBA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,094.33 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSERMAN, DREW A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,094.19 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBUSEK, GREGORY B Employer name Niagara County Amount $35,094.17 Date 05/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, SHARON S Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $35,094.05 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROSEMARY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $35,093.87 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOOPS, JAMIE E Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $35,093.46 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGOJI, PASCHAL O Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,093.32 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER-MURPHY, FATIMAH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $35,093.31 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIARA-LAYNA Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $35,092.96 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $35,092.21 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEALE, THOMAS A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $35,091.99 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCOTE, ERIN L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,091.54 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINBOW, CARLI M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,091.41 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCK, MICHAEL G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,091.20 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRAT, LAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,091.01 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGAS, DEBRA L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $35,090.83 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPALA, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $35,090.78 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DANIEL M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $35,090.73 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLICK, HUMMAD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,090.66 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CYNTHIA E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $35,090.36 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY, ANNETTE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,090.22 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, RUSSELL W Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,090.17 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $35,090.04 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACEY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,089.85 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLI L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $35,089.62 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KIMBERLY E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $35,089.51 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, HAYDN J Employer name Broome County Amount $35,089.25 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTROGIOVANNI, DELIA P Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $35,089.16 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, BIANCA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $35,088.82 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, SUSANNE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,088.45 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, LANA Employer name Erie County Amount $35,088.23 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, LOUISE M R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,087.99 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOROTHY C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,087.90 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MARGARET A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $35,087.73 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO-SURIEL, SABRINA C Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $35,087.72 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, ARTHUR S Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $35,087.70 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPKA, MARLENE M Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $35,087.57 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, RANDALL S Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $35,087.45 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $35,086.65 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DANIELLE M Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,086.41 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLEY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $35,086.31 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUZZI, MICHAEL J Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $35,086.25 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMWILLER, JAMES R, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,086.05 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSON, CARIE L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $35,085.91 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, WENDY R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,085.65 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEZ, BERNARD G Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $35,085.58 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, PUSHPA O Employer name Albany County Amount $35,085.52 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, VINCENT R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $35,085.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, CARLOS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,085.50 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOROVICH, MICHAEL T Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $35,085.49 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITONTE, STEPHANIE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,085.44 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDEN, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $35,085.29 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANTZ, MANDIE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,085.29 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ALEXANDRA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,084.35 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,084.32 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JOYCE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,084.17 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERY, KELLIANN E Employer name Orleans County Amount $35,083.72 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, NATHAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $35,083.68 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JEAN M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $35,083.60 Date 11/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHA, FATMIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,083.50 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADCOCK, GREGORY S Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,083.36 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MARK A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,082.96 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, MARIE Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $35,082.52 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,082.08 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLES, SHEILA R Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,081.78 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, SUSAN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,081.77 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOINS, LOLETA Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $35,081.06 Date 08/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, NEVIN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,080.76 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, MARTIN C Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $35,080.74 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, KAREN L Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $35,080.74 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, MAUREEN L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $35,080.42 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, COLLEEN M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $35,080.34 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARRE, THERESA M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $35,080.05 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SCOTT Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,080.00 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASZ, SAMUEL T Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $35,079.92 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MEGHAN P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,079.89 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY-TRECO, MAUREEN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $35,079.74 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TODD A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $35,079.35 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEW, KATHRYN E Employer name Victor CSD Amount $35,079.30 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEARY, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $35,079.25 Date 06/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, SALVATORE A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $35,079.25 Date 10/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUSSER, THOMAS F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $35,079.04 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDGERS, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $35,079.01 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ANGELA Employer name Seneca County Amount $35,078.86 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, JOHN B Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $35,078.85 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,078.84 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $35,078.37 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, THOMAS A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,077.73 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAERZ, DEBORAH S Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $35,077.65 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, NANCY R Employer name Erie County Amount $35,077.56 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCO, JOANA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $35,077.28 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEY, MARY J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,077.16 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, NATALIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,077.13 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFTS, JOHN T Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $35,077.11 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIFFANY M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $35,076.86 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, VINCENT, JR Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $35,076.72 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, STEPHEN J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $35,076.60 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System