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 DRUMMOND, AMANDA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,828.58 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELAIR, SEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,828.50 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, KRISTY A Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $34,828.28 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSMANN, ANN V Employer name Oysterponds UFSD Amount $34,828.09 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNIP, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,828.07 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLEBRUCH, RAMONA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,827.97 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, BRITTANY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,827.64 Date 09/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, REBECCA A Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $34,827.00 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECKLE, CORY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $34,826.63 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LAURIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,826.31 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, GABRIELL S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,826.18 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITLAND, CHERRI D Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $34,826.00 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANARO, MARY JO Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,825.95 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTINE Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,825.71 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ERIN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,825.63 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, JOANNA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,825.25 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, ROSALIA M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $34,825.12 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, SHATYA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,824.90 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIRA, ARDIANA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,824.78 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENISE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,824.60 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESIDE, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,824.40 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGER, MICHELE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,824.03 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, WYKIEM A Employer name Rensselaer Housing Authority Amount $34,823.70 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, BRYAN E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,823.35 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BURGANDY RA Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $34,823.34 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LORI ANN Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $34,823.07 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMER, WENDY H Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,822.73 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GREGORY W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,822.63 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,822.55 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, WESLEY T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,822.55 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KELSEY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,822.14 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, COURTNEY M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,821.80 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, LAUREN D Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $34,821.07 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNIE, STEPHANIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,820.93 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, JACK B Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,820.87 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX-GROVER, CASSIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,820.67 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOON, DEBORAH G Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,820.61 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,820.54 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARKEL, DONNA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $34,820.42 Date 09/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNE, TAMMY L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $34,820.35 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DEENA M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $34,820.12 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $34,820.10 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, NICOLE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,819.89 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILO, JOHN E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,819.76 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, TIMOTHY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,819.42 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,819.27 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JUSTINE M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $34,819.21 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $34,819.17 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, RASHELLE R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $34,818.78 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, EDITH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,818.32 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JACK M, III Employer name Broome County Amount $34,818.17 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ELAINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,817.99 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KALEENA T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,817.74 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Warren County Amount $34,817.49 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVINE, AUTUMN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,817.46 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEHM, LYNN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $34,817.46 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, KEITH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,817.38 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $34,817.16 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAILLA, DALE G Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $34,816.63 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOTSKY, LESYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,816.39 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, PATRICK K Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $34,816.34 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESIONOWSKI, DOREEN E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,815.90 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, SARAH M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $34,815.66 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTIC, SANDRA A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $34,815.04 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, SUSAN Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $34,815.03 Date 04/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, NOLAN D Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $34,814.99 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, DANIEL J Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,814.06 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, RENE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,813.99 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, MARY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,813.87 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFIELD, SHARI L Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $34,813.80 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, LORIN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $34,813.52 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CORY J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,813.33 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOAN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,813.18 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSLINGER, DOROTHY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $34,813.15 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VENUTO, MICHAEL G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,813.06 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALAY, JENNIFER E Employer name Orleans County Amount $34,813.04 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, THOM D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,813.01 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, RAUL, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,812.98 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY-PARTRICK, DENISE A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $34,812.75 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SAMANTHA R Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $34,812.58 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, SHANE R Employer name Madison County Amount $34,812.56 Date 09/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, HEATHER A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $34,812.46 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSALVI, KRISTEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,812.15 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MARISA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,811.69 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, TERRA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,811.56 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAWAY, MELANIE Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $34,811.46 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPF, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,811.40 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEITH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,811.34 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNINGS, INGE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,811.02 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, SUE ELLEN Employer name Ogdensburg Housing Authority Amount $34,810.88 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, ANNMARIE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,810.00 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, KATHERINE G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $34,809.93 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LISA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,809.63 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTZ, TIMOTHY G Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $34,809.25 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MELISSA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,808.22 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MARIE F Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $34,807.92 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,807.90 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, WENDY M Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $34,807.78 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SCOTT D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,807.68 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, DIANE O Employer name Erie County Amount $34,807.41 Date 02/21/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System