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 RIVERA, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $34,790.02 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $34,790.00 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAVRA, BECKY A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $34,789.54 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, LIANNE B Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $34,789.47 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, TONIA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,789.36 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LENORE E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $34,789.17 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, REBEKAH J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,788.71 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCANIA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,788.70 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BRYAN D Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $34,788.11 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHANSKI, RYAN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,787.97 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, DONNA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,787.97 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHANIKA L D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,787.84 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, TRISHA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,787.81 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHRUV, PANNA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,787.60 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMS, MAZIE H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,787.20 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLEWSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $34,786.94 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENAT, MARIE F Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,786.69 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARYBETH G Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $34,786.05 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, BERNARD L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $34,785.71 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, DARRYL J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,785.69 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SEAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,785.26 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, JODI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,785.13 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, VINCENT M Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $34,784.71 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, ANAHILDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,784.62 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMNEY, SEAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,784.58 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTIGLIONE, CHRIS H Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $34,784.40 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $34,783.99 Date 09/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATT, MARGO S Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,783.88 Date 05/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWERFF, JAMES P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,783.05 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EDWARD J Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,782.66 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, GERALD Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,782.46 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKREIGN, JOSEPH M, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,782.30 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SUSANNE T Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,782.01 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, GLORIA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,781.75 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBASENBET, ADIAM Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,781.73 Date 02/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGON, MARIA C Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,781.61 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURCY-WARD, LORRAINE M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $34,781.57 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOPELLI, JUDYANN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $34,781.49 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORB, JO ANN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $34,781.36 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTES, DAVID A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $34,781.16 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $34,780.85 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEACHY, CHARLEEN M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $34,780.63 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNI, HEIDI M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,780.26 Date 01/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIQUETTE, SIDNEY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $34,780.04 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, LINDA M Employer name Tioga County Amount $34,779.79 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DOROTHY B Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,779.57 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIE, JAMES Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $34,779.20 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELER, JARMILA Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,778.64 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACCINO, NANCY M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $34,778.60 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, LISA H Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,778.37 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $34,778.06 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, KARL F Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,777.53 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMBERDINO, JEFFREY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,777.52 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUREK, WENDY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,777.52 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, DEBORAH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,777.51 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JASON A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,777.51 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, PERSIDA ISABEL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $34,776.99 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINIER, TRAVIS G Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,776.94 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JOHN L, II Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $34,776.67 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TYLER S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,776.65 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, DYLAN R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $34,776.64 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ASHLEY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,776.54 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, BONNIE B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,776.51 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABINSKI, NICOLE A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $34,776.20 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ROSEANN Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $34,776.19 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, DEVON M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,776.13 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ADAM R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,776.09 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAM, KRISTI L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $34,775.50 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGO, CARLA J Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $34,775.16 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKEY, JULIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,774.82 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TIMOTHY C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $34,774.66 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JASMINE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,774.22 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, JENNIFER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,774.19 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANWARING, CHANTELLE L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $34,774.16 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, CORETTA P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,773.53 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, MEGAN E Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,773.46 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THOMAS J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,773.38 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, THELMA L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $34,773.28 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZOR, RACHEL S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,772.76 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL S Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,772.73 Date 04/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCECCHITANO, SALVATORE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,772.54 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, VICTORIA R Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $34,772.32 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, JOSHUA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,771.68 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, PHILLIP E Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $34,771.53 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TAMRA A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $34,771.22 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,771.11 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOLKAWSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,770.87 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, OLGA J Employer name Washington County Amount $34,770.84 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-HARRIS, TINA Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,770.82 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, THOMAS R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $34,770.81 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOWSKI, CHRISTEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $34,770.39 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, CASEY P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $34,770.11 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERLINGA, KRISTINA B Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,770.04 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,769.86 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, OLIVIA N Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $34,769.68 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, ANNY R Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $34,769.52 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JESSICA F Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,769.44 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMBAR, ROSEMARY Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $34,769.31 Date 08/11/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWICHELL, ALICIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,769.18 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMON, APRIL A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $34,768.92 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System