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 RYAN, JOANN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,045.00 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, DOLORES F Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $35,044.97 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, LINDSAY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,044.95 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMCOTT, JOHANNA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,044.08 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, NATALIE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $35,043.90 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, RICHARD A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $35,043.76 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMA, BETTY J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $35,043.45 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, MARK D, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,043.39 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIGG, KARLA L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $35,042.73 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,042.62 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABROWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,042.21 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABAN, TINA L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $35,042.18 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANN, NANCY J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $35,042.05 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNA, ROBERTO E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $35,041.74 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB, MARCUS A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $35,041.68 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREATHOUSE, MELVIN J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,041.60 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDES, MICHAEL W Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $35,041.53 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALMON, KENDRA A Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $35,041.40 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, WANDA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $35,041.30 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, ENZA Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $35,041.05 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ROBERTA S Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,041.04 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRARAGEN, JUSTIN T Employer name Crandall Library Amount $35,040.90 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEUTHER, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $35,040.75 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EARL D Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $35,040.41 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Chenango County Amount $35,040.29 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, EWOLFF Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $35,040.03 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHELLENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,039.83 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPO, JANINE Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $35,039.73 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, CLAUDIA R Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $35,039.55 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNETTEL, NINA A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $35,039.45 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $35,039.35 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, MARSTON D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,039.00 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTELIANO, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $35,038.83 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLERCK, DAVID M Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $35,038.80 Date 09/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALUK, TINA E Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $35,038.80 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DOUGLAS S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $35,038.66 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECALA, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,038.35 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,038.21 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, FAITH M Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $35,038.14 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHAEL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,037.99 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, AARON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,037.82 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, DEBORAH V Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $35,037.80 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOSHUA L Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $35,037.65 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGER, MIKHAIL P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $35,037.47 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNEW, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $35,036.75 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASULKE, ROBERT J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,035.73 Date 12/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINI, PATRICIA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,035.56 Date 06/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, TRACY A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $35,035.46 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,035.44 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE, SHANNON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,035.33 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ARIEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,035.21 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, TINA M Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $35,035.20 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $35,035.12 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MEAGAN L Employer name Washington County Amount $35,035.03 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $35,035.00 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, CAROL ANN E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,034.96 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TONYA R Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $35,034.90 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, BARBARA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,034.08 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIFE, ALICE M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $35,034.04 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, MICHAEL O Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $35,033.99 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, BARBARA A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $35,033.59 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMO, GINA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $35,033.58 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, KYLE R Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,033.51 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAIMIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,033.39 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVEREZ, YESENIA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $35,033.37 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINWOOD, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Hector Amount $35,033.07 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, JANICE C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,033.04 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEWERKER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Roseboom Amount $35,032.86 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDELLI, ADAM Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $35,032.51 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $35,032.06 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AGNES D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $35,030.99 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $35,030.99 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, TINA L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $35,029.82 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS-HILL, TENISHA L Employer name Broome County Amount $35,029.27 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $35,029.20 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, DOROTHY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $35,029.16 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOSHUA C Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $35,029.10 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $35,028.64 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, ANTHONY R Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $35,028.46 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DAWN A Employer name Otsego County Amount $35,028.45 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, BEATRICE M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $35,028.44 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATCHWELL, JACOB A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,028.02 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, STEPHANIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,027.90 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUPP, RYAN J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $35,027.57 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARER, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $35,027.56 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, GARY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $35,027.55 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINA J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,027.46 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLYN, GEORGE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,027.41 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, AARON C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $35,027.40 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRANE, REBECCA C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $35,026.64 Date 12/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTOSKI, DONALD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,025.21 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, PATRICIA C Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,024.29 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, RICHARD B Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $35,024.17 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, JESSICA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,023.98 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULISH, ANDREA Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $35,023.86 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, SHARON A Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $35,023.84 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JUDITH E Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,023.48 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, MICHELE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,023.01 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, STACI L Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $35,022.70 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER, LELMEL B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $35,022.55 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System