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 MAGER, HOLLY E Employer name Genesee County Amount $34,677.46 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LARISA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,677.31 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,677.14 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCHOK, CHARLENE Employer name Broome County Amount $34,677.12 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGAS, DEBORAH A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $34,676.90 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-HAZEL, ANNETTE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,676.82 Date 05/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $34,676.39 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, JAMES W Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,676.37 Date 02/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DONALD B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $34,676.23 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $34,676.20 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, EVELYN L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,676.14 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,675.84 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,675.80 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, JILLAYNE C Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,675.56 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $34,675.55 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANGELICA R Employer name Education Department Amount $34,675.41 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VICTOR L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34,675.20 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, TONI L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,674.62 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAMER-BROWN, BRENDA K Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,674.55 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULER, HARRIET M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $34,674.23 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTSAR, TAMARA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,673.72 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, TASHA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,673.57 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, PATRICK R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $34,673.17 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DAVID J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $34,673.10 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYAND, JOAN K Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,672.72 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON-CONZOLA, CYNTHIA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $34,672.63 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, NAEEM M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,672.49 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $34,672.27 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROSEAU, JALAI E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $34,672.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, POON-MAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,671.84 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, ANDREW Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,671.64 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPHLETT, MATTHEW R Employer name Hornell Housing Authority Amount $34,671.54 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, ERIC M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,671.48 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, LAURA C Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $34,671.30 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARY A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $34,671.07 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAVA, JULIA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,670.84 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETHAWAY, WILSON H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $34,670.82 Date 04/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBISTY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,670.68 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, IVAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,670.39 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, SUSAN L Employer name Broome County Amount $34,670.05 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLAM, DONNA H Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,669.90 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, ANDRE R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $34,669.83 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABANO, BRIAN K Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,669.71 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHOUSE, KRISTIN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,669.70 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLY, JERRI S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,669.41 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, FREDDY, JR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,669.14 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JUA KINA R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $34,669.10 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $34,668.74 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, PAUL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,668.42 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MAUREEN Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $34,668.39 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, MICHAEL E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,668.34 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,668.33 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,668.15 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DAVIS T Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $34,668.04 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER WIGG, SANDY J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,668.02 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TALLULAH Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $34,668.01 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANEY S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $34,667.95 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, FRANK L Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,667.59 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ANGELA C Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,667.45 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,667.43 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, DONNA F Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $34,667.20 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,666.89 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ZACHARY R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $34,666.34 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAI, MARY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $34,666.05 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DAVID D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,665.53 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DANIELLE M Employer name Greene County Amount $34,665.52 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICORILLI, GLENN P Employer name Village of North Haven Amount $34,665.45 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLE, NICHOLAS T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,665.29 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, BRIAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,664.95 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, KRISTEN A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $34,664.92 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, THOMAS L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,664.82 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGART, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $34,664.72 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JACK Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $34,664.39 Date 12/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIGHT, KRISTEN N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $34,663.88 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSETTI, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Oswego Amount $34,663.77 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFINGWELL, ROSEMARIE Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $34,663.27 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, SALVATORE J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $34,663.22 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,663.21 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ANGELA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $34,662.99 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPF, GARY C Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $34,662.77 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, PARKER T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,662.73 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL GRUBB, LINDSAY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,661.86 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, MARGARET F Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $34,661.50 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANO, FREDERICK M, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,661.23 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMERMAN, KARIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,661.17 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFARO, LORRAINE C Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $34,660.96 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, ALICE D Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $34,660.62 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $34,660.56 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWEY, RYAN M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $34,660.50 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, CHERYL L Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $34,660.32 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NEROLD C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,659.84 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMELING, MELISSA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,659.74 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LOESTHER F Employer name Fulton Community Dev Agcy Amount $34,659.30 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, SHARON L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,659.19 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREE, KORRINA J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $34,658.89 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANA, REBECCA M Employer name Greene County Amount $34,658.82 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, ASHLEY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,658.81 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUCZEK, DEBORAH A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $34,658.59 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, CODY G Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,658.35 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWULU, CHIKA C Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $34,658.10 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System