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 YOUNG, STEPHANIE T Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $34,728.58 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULSEN, SUSAN R Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $34,728.19 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMENZO, JOHN P, JR Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $34,727.94 Date 06/05/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ANN MARIE Employer name Albany County Amount $34,727.23 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, JAMES C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,727.12 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEAZZI, AMY L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,727.12 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-LOPEZ, YAMILED Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,727.06 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECEWICZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,727.05 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, FRANCINE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $34,726.77 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.67 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, TARILYNN Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.64 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOANNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.61 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCO, RENEE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.61 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, SANDRA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.61 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, WILLIAM C Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.59 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.59 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, CARLA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.58 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIKOWSKI, ALYSSE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.54 Date 06/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOROKA, LANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.54 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, HARRIET M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,726.42 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, KEITH C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $34,726.17 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICTO, GREGORY R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $34,726.12 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ALLAN R Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,726.11 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDVALSON, JOHN J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $34,726.05 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSLER, ALEXANDRA B Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $34,726.04 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTORREAL, ROSA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,725.94 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHELLE M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $34,725.60 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDO, DANIEL B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,725.39 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELDER, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $34,725.10 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $34,724.92 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMBAL, SUSAN E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $34,724.81 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JESSICA D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $34,724.21 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSBY, DAVID P Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $34,723.86 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, TIMOTHY D Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $34,723.80 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN D Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,723.31 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, JUAN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,723.30 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, ROSE M Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $34,722.87 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCARO, DEBRA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,722.26 Date 07/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JESSICA E Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,722.12 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, DIANE LM Employer name Warren County Amount $34,721.93 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DWAYNE K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,721.91 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, BORIS A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,721.83 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDELLIN, EVANGELINA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,721.74 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIO, NICOLE A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $34,721.68 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNELLI, MARY BETH Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $34,721.56 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELEEN, CONNIE K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,721.45 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACHUK, STEFAN I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,721.20 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUKHA, LARISA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,721.20 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,721.08 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SUMMER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,720.80 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, DANIEL K Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,720.63 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, EDDIE A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $34,720.37 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, AARON C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $34,720.36 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, JENNY M Employer name Albany County Amount $34,720.03 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAN, COLETTE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $34,719.84 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JULIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,719.83 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANIA, GWEN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,719.73 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, LINDA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,719.51 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, HOLLY J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,719.47 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,719.44 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, THOMAS C, SR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $34,719.39 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSAM, CARLENE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,719.25 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, WILLIAM J Employer name Albany County Amount $34,718.99 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, PATRICK T Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,718.50 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, MARSHA M Employer name Broome County Amount $34,718.12 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOHN V Employer name Washington County Amount $34,718.00 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMEULEN, REBECCA Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,717.96 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFLETT, KEITH F Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,717.92 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, KRISTY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $34,717.90 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, DEBRA I Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,717.89 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMAR, CECELIA F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,717.83 Date 01/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GREGORY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,717.80 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, ANGELA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,717.62 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPSON, TERESA M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $34,717.54 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, ANTHONY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,717.34 Date 11/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, MEGAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,717.17 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD-BOYLE, JANE E Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $34,717.09 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, ROBYN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,716.73 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CHRISTINA D Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $34,716.34 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,715.71 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORION, YVONNE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $34,715.66 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $34,715.60 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKIS, JOSHUA M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $34,715.50 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAWN R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,715.49 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, THOMAS J Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,715.04 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, CONNIE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $34,714.81 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRIAN R Employer name Washington County Amount $34,714.75 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, AMY N Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,714.68 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINE, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,714.50 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, VIVIAN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,714.46 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CODY T Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $34,714.33 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, BRANDON Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $34,714.03 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCUCCIMORANO, MARIA G Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,713.73 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUR, SAMANTHA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,713.63 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, SHANNON L Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,713.63 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES-KOROMAH, MARIAMA J Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $34,713.61 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, MELISSA L M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $34,713.59 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSS, ABBY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,713.55 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAME, ROSEMARIE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,713.30 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, LISA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,713.10 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System