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 TORO-SEGARRA, AUDREY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $34,561.74 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, ELIZABETH H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $34,561.34 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELT, KAREN Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $34,561.16 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, HARRIET H Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,561.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENENBERG, ADAM S Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $34,560.80 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAGLI, TERRY P Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,560.69 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIOTTI, MARISA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $34,560.58 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITI, DAVID J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $34,560.24 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTAK, MARY C Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $34,560.20 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWINE, SHERRY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,560.13 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RYAN G Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $34,560.00 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNA, BARBARA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,559.62 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFAN, JOHN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,559.59 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O NEIL, ALYSSA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,559.59 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSES, MORGAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $34,559.59 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, ALICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,559.14 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIER, LYNDA S Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $34,558.76 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANCOUR, NEIL W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,558.73 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAREMA, OLHA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,558.44 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, LUANN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,557.73 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RICHARD T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,557.58 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DONNA M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $34,557.55 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KAREN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $34,557.02 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DENISE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $34,556.86 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORI, SARAH C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,556.75 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANBUHL, ROXANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,556.48 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAN, LIOVA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $34,556.41 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURA, JOSHUA K Employer name Broome County Amount $34,556.08 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, NANCY Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,556.03 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRZYMALA, RHIANNON D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,556.01 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, VERNON Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,555.71 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NATHAN R Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $34,555.42 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEN, ELLEN Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $34,555.42 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, VANESSA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,555.41 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, FITZALBERT Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,554.98 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNBACH, SAMMI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,554.92 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, KAROL M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $34,554.77 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRCA, MILENA Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $34,554.37 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, JENNIFER T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,553.83 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, CHANTELLE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,553.28 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSO, THERESA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,553.19 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JAMES W Employer name York CSD Amount $34,553.13 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAESSER, MARY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,552.84 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBERRY, WENDY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,552.83 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHARI M Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,552.59 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,552.54 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, HEATHER A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,552.20 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVAGNA, COLLEEN Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,552.01 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODWAZNY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,551.81 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, PAMELA A Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,551.50 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKOSCH, TYLER J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $34,551.07 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NANCY J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $34,550.72 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNAREK, RICHARD J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,550.64 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, JAMIE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,550.37 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CARRIE A Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $34,550.37 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATENA, AMY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,550.36 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCH, RICHARD A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,550.10 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EILERS, KRISTIN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,549.69 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, FAITH G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,549.67 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MARIA GUADALUPE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,549.56 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, CHRISTINE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,549.53 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $34,549.50 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, TERI L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,549.30 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, JUSTIN C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $34,548.95 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOCK, JOHN W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $34,548.93 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ITALIA F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,548.68 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KSIAZEK, NICOLE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,548.65 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, DENISE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,548.46 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, JOSIE A Employer name Village of Massena Amount $34,548.31 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MALIK R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,548.23 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, LUZ E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,547.83 Date 02/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLER, CLAIRE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,547.77 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ROSANNY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,547.50 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, QUINN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,547.37 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERROW, BRITTNEY I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,547.28 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JUDITHANN D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $34,547.11 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBACH, CLAYTON R Employer name Saratoga County Water Auth Amount $34,547.00 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHIE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,546.90 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SUKYI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,546.64 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICIA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,546.55 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CARLA J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $34,546.25 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTER, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $34,546.20 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, ADAM S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,546.09 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMINSKI, WENDIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $34,546.04 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, PATRICIA E Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $34,545.87 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, DONALD J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $34,545.80 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JOAN C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,545.18 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, THOMAS W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $34,545.18 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTINE T Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $34,545.11 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, MARY B Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,544.65 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNEY, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $34,544.00 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, STEPHANIE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,543.93 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SHARLENE E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,543.77 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, HELENE E Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $34,543.45 Date 03/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONEFEDE, BRENDA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,543.23 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,542.84 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $34,542.68 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERLINGER, ANDREA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,542.62 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHN, TRICIA R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,542.50 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, KATHRYN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,542.32 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System