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 MOORE, REBECCA A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $34,748.81 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $34,748.45 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARZ, BRADLEY S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,748.36 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KAREN Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $34,748.27 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SHARON E Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,748.26 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISANT, NICOLA Employer name Albany County Amount $34,748.23 Date 11/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROBERT A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,747.57 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,747.57 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, HEATHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,747.42 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHERYL E Employer name Perry CSD Amount $34,747.41 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, ADAM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,747.19 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TJONG, KINAWATI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,747.13 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, LAWRENCE W Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,746.93 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, HAZEN E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $34,746.80 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, CARLY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $34,746.22 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, STEVEN T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $34,745.82 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, GREGORY J Employer name Warren County Amount $34,745.66 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFISI, VITA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $34,743.89 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERI, NANCY P Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,743.72 Date 10/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSAN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,743.52 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOSEPH M Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,743.52 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENGER, MADELYN A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,743.36 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBRICK, JACQUELINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $34,743.32 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KAYTRINA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,743.04 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, GAIL P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $34,742.91 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ASHLI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,742.86 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, SUSAN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $34,742.49 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, CARRIE Employer name Warren County Amount $34,742.20 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHANECK, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,742.06 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $34,742.02 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFF, ANNE C Employer name Village of North Hills Amount $34,741.90 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ERICK C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,741.85 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, MARCELA E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,741.76 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, KRYSTAL T Employer name Albany County Amount $34,741.74 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERARAKELIAN, YOLANDA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,741.34 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,741.31 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, JUANITA J Employer name Washington County Amount $34,741.30 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, COLLEEN S Employer name Orange County Amount $34,741.21 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, JENNIFER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,741.08 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SHARON E Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,741.03 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUAL, PETER T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,740.25 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, ANDREW Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $34,740.15 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JODI B Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,740.11 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, BRENDA L Employer name Orange County Amount $34,739.82 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHAWN D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,739.75 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, SASKIA D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $34,739.60 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDEN, ERICA D Employer name Essex County Amount $34,739.40 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ANN K Employer name Essex County Amount $34,739.40 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, LINDA Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $34,738.94 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TINIKA Employer name Education Department Amount $34,738.81 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TERESA M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,738.56 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMESTICA, JOSE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $34,737.87 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, BRIAN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,737.31 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SUE E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,736.79 Date 06/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, ALEJANDRO I Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,736.75 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JULIE A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $34,736.64 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, HEATHER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,736.31 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, ABEL E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $34,736.14 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYMAN, CYNTHIA E Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $34,735.71 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, SHERRY A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $34,735.40 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKES, JEFFREY R Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,735.26 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBER, NOREEN A Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $34,734.92 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSUINI, ALLISSA M Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $34,734.83 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERZINGER-DOBOSZ, BARBARA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $34,734.70 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIBAR, DONNA J Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $34,734.44 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGEMI, ROSSARIO A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,733.88 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $34,733.82 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, DARLENE M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $34,733.35 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXEY, JOSEPH D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,733.14 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, JACQUELINE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,732.84 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, RYAN D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,732.57 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, LAUREN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,732.53 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSIMO, LAURA Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,732.41 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOZIER, MARVIN L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $34,731.97 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOS, LINDA A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $34,731.63 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, RUSSELL R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,731.56 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, MARGARET E Employer name Attica CSD Amount $34,731.22 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANNE F Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $34,731.04 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFORTH, RENEE M Employer name Broome County Amount $34,730.88 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOANNE R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $34,730.88 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, BARBARA M Employer name Education Department Amount $34,730.82 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOEHRER, RICHARD M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $34,730.76 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, JEROME D Employer name Westchester County Amount $34,730.64 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAN, MELISSA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $34,730.45 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, JAMIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,730.42 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, JACALYN A Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $34,730.40 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUGALSKI-JALOVICK, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,730.36 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIA, DEBRA J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,730.30 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, JOSEPHINE A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $34,730.19 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDO, DONNA S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,730.00 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JEAN C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,730.00 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETE, STEVEN R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,729.96 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, BARBARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,729.96 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANGELA C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $34,729.81 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,729.61 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DAVID W Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,729.41 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, LYNN A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $34,729.20 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $34,729.08 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,729.08 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, CHRISTINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,728.90 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System