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 FERRARA, DANIEL T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,768.90 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, RAYMOND E Employer name Hornell Housing Authority Amount $34,768.81 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, LUISA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,768.78 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHAC, BRENDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,768.32 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTUMA, GUIRLENE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,768.31 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, EMMA G Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $34,768.00 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, CARL W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,767.62 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, DARLENE D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,767.42 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS-BURWELL, CHERYL Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,766.95 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,766.94 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS, HAROLD V, III Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $34,766.10 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CATHERINE H Employer name Town of Hague Amount $34,766.03 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, AMANDA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,765.88 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, REBECCA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,765.75 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, REGINA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,765.64 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, THEODORA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,765.26 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, JEREMY D Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $34,765.14 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGERLE, KAREN S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,764.86 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, MOSHE E Employer name Se NY Library Resource Council Amount $34,764.42 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMETER, EMILY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $34,764.31 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, ROBERTA A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $34,764.30 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATI, JODI A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $34,764.20 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULARZ, DANIEL J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $34,763.95 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, CYNTHIA S Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,763.89 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEHR, DANIELLE V Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,763.85 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, CHERYL L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $34,763.52 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAAS, HILLARY D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,763.49 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, SARITA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,763.43 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CAROLYN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,763.40 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, ANDREA R Employer name Erie County Amount $34,763.26 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ELYSE D Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,762.46 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUS, LINDA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $34,762.42 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUCH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Montague Amount $34,762.40 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERE, ORNELLA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,762.33 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-PHILLIPS, AMBER M Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,762.15 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MATTHEW Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $34,762.14 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLL, BARBARA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,762.10 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GAIL F Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,762.04 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, RALPH L, III Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $34,761.69 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDTKA, LINDSEY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,761.52 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ALICIA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,761.43 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBBO, IRENE D Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $34,760.64 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, CORINNE C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,760.50 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEZEVICH, SHANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,760.31 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTTS, BERNARD Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,760.09 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, KRISTIN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $34,760.06 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANTHAPHEUY, GROVER Employer name Victor CSD Amount $34,760.03 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, GREGORY E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,760.00 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, GORDON L, II Employer name Hamilton County Amount $34,759.91 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, AMY C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,759.84 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $34,759.60 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, NORMA J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,759.03 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JEFFREY D Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $34,758.68 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DAVID J Employer name Town of Morristown Amount $34,758.67 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, BRITANY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,758.61 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, ROBERT C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $34,758.02 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANITA T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $34,757.88 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, KEVIN P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,757.64 Date 07/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, WILLIAM J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,757.06 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, PAMELA A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $34,757.04 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTFAGER, SHAWN D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,756.97 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, WARREN J Employer name Town of Richland Amount $34,756.86 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, ADDIE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,756.76 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,756.50 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNEAULT, KELLY Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $34,756.14 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUKES, MAUREEN G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $34,755.88 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $34,755.59 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, MARSHA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $34,755.44 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASIOR, PAUL W Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $34,755.20 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, FALISA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,755.19 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, HAZEL L Employer name Wells CSD Amount $34,754.91 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,754.16 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKSE, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,753.66 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JODY D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,753.53 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRATY, WILLIAM O, III Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $34,753.22 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHL, CODY L Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $34,753.21 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, KAREN J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,753.06 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FELIX Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $34,753.05 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKS, SHEA P Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $34,753.00 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRENDA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $34,752.73 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, TERRY R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,752.71 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DEBORAH S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $34,752.56 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, JEANNINE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $34,752.34 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMEY, CARRIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,752.25 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DYLAN L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $34,751.88 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MATTHEW H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,751.70 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $34,751.44 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,751.21 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CATHY J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,750.93 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, ANDREW J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,750.52 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, AMY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,750.39 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERHAM, LISA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,750.33 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELINDA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,750.19 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMELL, PAUL F Employer name Erie County Amount $34,750.03 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGO-NWANKWO, KIZZY EJIMA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $34,749.91 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,749.88 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGLOFF, LINDA A Employer name Village of Depew Amount $34,749.52 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLESTEN, KRISTINE J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $34,749.11 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANA, PAUL D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,749.02 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LAURA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,748.87 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System