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 MCDONALD, MEGAN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,963.52 Date 09/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNTZ, MARY J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $34,962.92 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, ALEX Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,962.89 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID M Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,962.40 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKLE, JENNIFER A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $34,962.35 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOGENDYK, CATHERINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,962.21 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATERNOW, DIANNE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,962.04 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREUBEL, LISA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,961.97 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNDARE, VICTOR O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,961.76 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RONALD C, II Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,961.68 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-RICCHIAZZI, ROSLYN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,961.25 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, BARBARA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,961.16 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPINO, CAROL Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $34,961.02 Date 09/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, JEFFREY Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $34,961.01 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MARIA N Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $34,960.98 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHICK, SUSAN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,960.70 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANO, DENNIS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $34,960.61 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JULIO E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,960.27 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANTHONY C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,960.19 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, JENNIFER R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,959.73 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, KAREN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,959.27 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKEBISH, LUCY L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $34,958.80 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORCHAK, KATHLEEN B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,958.68 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,958.34 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, IAN M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $34,958.23 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JEFFREY S Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $34,957.68 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MALARIE A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $34,957.56 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, CINDY A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $34,957.21 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, COLLEEN J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $34,957.00 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,956.79 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIEDEL, KATHRYN L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $34,956.71 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMER, SUSAN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,956.32 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, ABBYJANE Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,956.19 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JOSHUA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,956.15 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANCOTT, LOUISE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,956.14 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHMAN, CHARLES N Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,955.49 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINO, STEPHEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,954.60 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPTUNE, MARILYN J Employer name Liberty Public Library Amount $34,954.54 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, BONNIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,954.32 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, DOREEN A Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $34,954.17 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LEONARD J Employer name Town of Day Amount $34,954.11 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, BRIDGET C Employer name Orange County Amount $34,954.08 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, NESTOR S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,953.74 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBYSHIRE, CHRISTINE A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $34,953.34 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KRISTIN E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,953.13 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, NICOLE D Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,952.99 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINIG, JASON A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,952.56 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JUDY M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $34,952.52 Date 08/02/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, MELINDA A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $34,952.30 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD-FENTON, MARY M Employer name Washington County Amount $34,952.29 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRTCH, AMY E Employer name Broome County Amount $34,952.16 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, CHRISTINE RICKI Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,951.97 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGOBBO, CATHERINE G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,951.93 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROECKLEIN, NEIL C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,951.85 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANNE Employer name Crandall Library Amount $34,951.38 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, KENNETH F, JR Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $34,951.27 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,951.17 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ZOE A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $34,950.86 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO-MAST, DINA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,950.76 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, RAE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,950.74 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, INEZ P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,950.70 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CHERYL L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,950.68 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, GINSELVA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $34,950.62 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $34,950.61 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MEGAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,950.60 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLEO, ANTHONY Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $34,950.46 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PENNY L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $34,950.14 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHKARI, RUPANDE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,950.06 Date 09/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $34,949.82 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, MARGARET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,949.71 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYNE, BETH L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,949.35 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $34,949.26 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, KYLE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,949.18 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Hague Amount $34,949.16 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZZO, SHAWNEE L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $34,948.84 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTRAND, PAULA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,948.80 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, MARY B Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $34,948.78 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODREAU, MELISSA S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,948.60 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBENHEIMER, SCOTT M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,948.50 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BETH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,948.20 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,947.99 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, PAMELA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,947.53 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, AMY E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $34,947.50 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALNA, KELLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,947.03 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAFAN, BRIAN R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,947.02 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE, JEANNOT EMMANUEL Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $34,946.66 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NAILAH I Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,946.57 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, MELONY Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $34,946.31 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, AMBER L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $34,946.28 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, RICHARD B Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $34,946.15 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGALBUTO, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,946.07 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, AJEET M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,946.04 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, MELINDA A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $34,945.46 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDLE, AMANDA G Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $34,945.44 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, FELIX, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,945.24 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JOHN R Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $34,945.05 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, MITCHELL J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $34,944.86 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, CHARLES W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,944.84 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCONE, NORENE R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $34,944.72 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDIS, JOHN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,944.64 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System