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 GEE, JILL A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $34,908.08 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, DAVID M Employer name Town of Union Amount $34,907.85 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARANDEYEV, PETER V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,907.84 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIDER, JOHN Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,907.50 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEETS, ROBERT J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $34,907.39 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKE, EMMANUEL A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,907.14 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, JESSICA L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $34,906.88 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKHELAWAN, SHANTA D Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $34,906.72 Date 03/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, SUSAN S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $34,906.44 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANAMBURGH, SCOTT J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $34,906.23 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBO, EDWARD E, II Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,905.96 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, JULIE T Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $34,905.88 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK-WELLS, LETA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,905.34 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINI, PATRICK A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,904.95 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TREVOR J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $34,904.88 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEY, BRENDA J Employer name Salem CSD Amount $34,904.56 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAUCO, MARK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,904.51 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIJATOVIC, EMILIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,903.96 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRICK, JOHN A, II Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,903.88 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, MATTHEW R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $34,903.88 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICH, DEANNA M Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $34,903.61 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, EMILY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,903.09 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $34,902.96 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SANDRA A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $34,902.11 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIPA, DANIELLE N Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $34,902.00 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, PHILIP L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $34,901.95 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT-SIMON, JILL M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,901.74 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, TUBAL C Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,901.52 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,901.24 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $34,901.23 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, SHEILA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,901.18 Date 04/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, WILLIAM D Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $34,901.12 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDDEN, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,901.03 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $34,901.01 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CIARA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,900.93 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, SANDY E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,900.60 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, ERIN D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,900.29 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVE, RITA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,899.55 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, CHELSEA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,899.38 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, PAULA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,899.28 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, ROCCO P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,899.27 Date 05/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANA, CARLA P Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $34,898.52 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JULIE A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $34,898.20 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $34,897.80 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,897.61 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLACARO, NICOLAS V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,897.33 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, YVONNE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $34,897.33 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, BROOKE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $34,897.18 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KODWEIS, JACOB K Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $34,896.86 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLOCK, RICHARD A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $34,896.38 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHLEY, KAREN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,896.17 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBERG, TIMOTHY S Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,896.08 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, LYNNELL S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,896.00 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, MELVIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,895.84 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRES-GOMEZ, MARIA T Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,895.70 Date 11/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, WENDY R Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $34,895.66 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, YVONNE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $34,895.62 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHOW, KATY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,895.28 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM, SHANNON M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $34,894.47 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAL, BASMATTIE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,894.24 Date 05/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, JACOB Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $34,893.88 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTELMAN, FRED J Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $34,893.62 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,893.36 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANUK, MICHELLE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,893.36 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, ELAINE F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,893.36 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBIS, BRIANNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,893.36 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, MARYANN HELEN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,893.36 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMARTHIE, SUZANNE B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $34,893.36 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, DIANA F Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,893.36 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFA, RAYMOND C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,893.00 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SCOTT E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,892.99 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SABRENA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,892.83 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE, DUSTI A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $34,892.78 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLMAN, REUBEN L Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,892.75 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, LAURA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $34,892.62 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, SCOTT B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $34,892.41 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRY, KENNETH R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,892.21 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES L Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $34,892.16 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MARIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,892.15 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, MONE Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,892.09 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, FRANK C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $34,892.00 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICHOLD, DEBRA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,891.80 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANCHELLI, CASEY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,891.30 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT G Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $34,891.29 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASESKI, ELICA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,891.15 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPLA, AUSTIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,891.06 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, THERESE M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $34,891.04 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,891.00 Date 09/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, GUO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,890.09 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRUCE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,890.03 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, DIANE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,889.93 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, MICHAEL N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $34,889.87 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAKAN, MICHELE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,889.73 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, KATHRYN I Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,889.61 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRANDON W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,889.44 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CRAIG Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,889.41 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, NICOLE M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $34,889.13 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, VERONICA T Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $34,888.82 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, AMY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,888.80 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MIRELLA Employer name Orange County Amount $34,888.71 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System