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 MC GRATH, MARY D Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $34,848.11 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, ROSA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,848.06 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTER, REID A Employer name Village of Victor Amount $34,848.00 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSGEI, LYNDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,847.91 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, MERARI Employer name Dunkirk Housing Authority Amount $34,847.83 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESSA, ANNE M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $34,847.45 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREHLOW, WIL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,847.11 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZELL, TANEEKQUA E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,846.62 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, ANTHONY D Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $34,846.56 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, DONALD J Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $34,846.38 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MATT D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,846.27 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $34,846.24 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESPARE, EARL T Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,846.14 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIAL, DEBORAH K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,846.13 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DENISE K Employer name Orange County Amount $34,845.78 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOENIG, KARIN E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,845.66 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKERT, CAROLINE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,845.64 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBER, THOMAS C Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $34,845.52 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $34,845.42 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,845.03 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MACEIO L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $34,844.77 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARATTINI, JOHN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,844.46 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWELL, JENNIFER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,844.40 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, KAREN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,844.38 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENNI, JACQUELINE A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $34,844.30 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILFIKER, CATHERINE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,844.29 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, TINA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $34,843.93 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,843.77 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SANDRA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $34,843.71 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, YVES Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $34,843.21 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, JOHN S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $34,843.03 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JOEL I Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $34,842.74 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIATO, CHARLOTTE S Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $34,842.49 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KAREN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,842.05 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LAWRENCE E, JR Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $34,841.96 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, BARBARA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,841.68 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JENNIFER M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,841.62 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MARC A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,841.57 Date 06/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, MARY E Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $34,841.27 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $34,841.15 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, ALLEN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,840.78 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CUISH, ANNE E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,840.76 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, ERNEST H Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $34,840.72 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, DONNA M Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $34,840.56 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, LUCILLE A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $34,839.86 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, TONIE B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,839.43 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, BROOKE L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $34,839.36 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,838.83 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, SEAN D Employer name Village of Moravia Amount $34,838.07 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOWSKI, NADINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,838.03 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, TINA M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $34,837.60 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, MARIELLA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,837.49 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHEL, CHARLENE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,837.12 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUCRECIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $34,837.10 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, ANN M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,836.91 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWEJSZA, ROBERT M, JR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,836.68 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DEBRA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,836.66 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, EDWARD J Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $34,836.44 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, ROBIN J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $34,836.09 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAR, TOYA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,836.07 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, KRISTINA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,836.00 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, LINDA K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $34,835.81 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DONNA J Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $34,835.58 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, HILMAR Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $34,834.73 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, PAULA M Employer name Education Department Amount $34,834.38 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DIANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,834.32 Date 05/04/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, AGNES Employer name Albany County Amount $34,833.83 Date 07/31/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASHAW, TORI A Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,833.45 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BARBARA H Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $34,833.33 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, SCOTT D Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,833.01 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWIK, KAREN M Employer name Albany County Amount $34,832.83 Date 06/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,832.66 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICO, PATRICK J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $34,832.61 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEROALO, TAMMY J Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $34,832.40 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, CORINNE A Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $34,832.20 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEDISANO, ANNA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $34,832.00 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZWED, LAURA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,831.94 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER K Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,831.82 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Santa Clara Amount $34,831.77 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, BETSY Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $34,831.43 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PHILIP D Employer name Erie County Amount $34,831.22 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, SHANIQUA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,831.17 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZLUGA, CHERYL L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $34,831.16 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYO, CHRISTANIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,831.03 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, JEFFERY L Employer name Town of Pittsfield Amount $34,830.99 Date 01/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SANDRA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,830.87 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, KEVIN J Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $34,830.87 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COUGHNETT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $34,830.84 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENEPENT, STEPHEN R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $34,830.79 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, TERRY L, JR Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $34,830.20 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $34,830.19 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BERNARD E, JR Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $34,829.36 Date 09/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ILLEANA Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $34,829.31 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARRY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $34,829.23 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPCHUK, YAROSLAV Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,829.13 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLEN, JEFFREY L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $34,829.01 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, CARRIE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $34,828.88 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, VICTORIA R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $34,828.80 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, SARAH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $34,828.77 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, JAMES P Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $34,828.60 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System