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 MYERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,006.23 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTSEY, LINDA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $35,006.10 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIL, TAMIKA N Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $35,006.07 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLOW, JANET Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $35,005.84 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KATHY A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $35,005.53 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, MARIETTA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,005.50 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANN M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $35,005.48 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAISY Y Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,005.40 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSEN, JOAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $35,005.34 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KELLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $35,005.34 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL-SPRINGER, PAMELA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $35,005.20 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TRACY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,005.05 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBINI, JERRY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,004.98 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARISA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,004.83 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLIN, ROSEMARY Employer name Oswego School Dist Pub Library Amount $35,004.82 Date 11/15/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MICHAEL D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $35,004.51 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RANDIE, II Employer name Erie County Amount $35,003.22 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, TAMMY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,002.85 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFFERT, BRADLEY J Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $35,002.46 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHARON L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $35,002.22 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMAR, JENNIFER J Employer name Oswego County Amount $35,002.21 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MONIQUE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,002.13 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SAMANTHA L Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $35,002.08 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDA, LOURDES Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $35,001.87 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANIA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Albany County Amount $35,001.33 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACUZZO, SALVATORE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,001.05 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, ARETHA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $35,000.87 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNER, MELINDA L Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $35,000.65 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JANE E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $35,000.60 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, RICHARD S, JR Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,000.59 Date 11/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,000.21 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGMAN, REBECCA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,000.16 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDON-ALMONTE, MIGUEL A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,000.16 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, AMANDA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $35,000.16 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, DIANE M Employer name City of Lockport Amount $35,000.16 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RACHEL R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,999.96 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JULIE A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,999.90 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, AREATHA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,999.79 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, CAROLE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,999.76 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MARC R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,999.72 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, ANN C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $34,998.55 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOIE, MARIE-CHANTAL F Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,998.53 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGLI, NAYANA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,998.05 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANOTES, MOLLY E Employer name Warren County Amount $34,997.78 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGENACK, JAMES E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,997.30 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS HILARIO, NELSON Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,996.35 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, PEDRO A Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $34,996.11 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, DARLEEN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,996.05 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHERRI L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,996.05 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRESEN, LAURA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $34,995.94 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SION, JOHN B Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $34,995.82 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVON, SHANNON M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $34,995.07 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $34,995.00 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, KELSEY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,994.59 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JAMES L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,994.25 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLACHINO, SAMUEL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,994.16 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, JOHN H Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $34,994.08 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, PRECIOUS A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,993.56 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, KRISTEN A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $34,993.43 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, STACY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,993.12 Date 06/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, EMILY M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,993.01 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JAMES V Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $34,992.45 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, NORA C Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $34,992.05 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, BENNITA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,992.01 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS-CABRERA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $34,991.70 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, TONI M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $34,991.59 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, MICHELLE C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $34,991.35 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICCARO, TRACY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $34,991.25 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLADEAU, BRENDA LEE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $34,990.48 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESERVEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,990.41 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HOND, NATHAN P Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $34,989.94 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, KRISTY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,989.88 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, LORRAINE D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,989.73 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUMOWICZ, JANINA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,989.23 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, ADELITA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $34,989.19 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, GREGORY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,988.82 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKO, SHERYL L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $34,987.68 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, JACK M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,987.68 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, ELIZABETH A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,987.68 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM-OWENS, ERICA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,987.68 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, KURT S Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $34,987.55 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERDORF, EARL T Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $34,987.36 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLE, AMY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,987.21 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRANDON M Employer name Village of Heuvelton Amount $34,987.20 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, AUSTIN L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,986.66 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, KAREN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,986.51 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSPA, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $34,986.42 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MNICH, LEE E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $34,986.42 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, CORTEZ E O Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,986.20 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUUD, COLLEEN J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,986.04 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LEANNE S Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,985.99 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, DAMAR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,985.45 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUE, ELAINA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,985.37 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIZAN, DANIELLE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $34,985.29 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WANDA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,985.09 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, ANNA H Employer name Wadsworth Library Amount $34,984.92 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DANIEL P Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,984.85 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JORE, KEVIN P Employer name Education Department Amount $34,984.81 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, KIM W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,984.80 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, ANDREW J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,984.69 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System