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 BROWN, SHANTELL K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,448.69 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, NATALIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,447.80 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITA, JOHAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,447.69 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, BRENDA L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $34,447.49 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEHAMER, NEIL W Employer name Tonawanda Housing Authority Amount $34,447.31 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JULIA K Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,447.31 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, YOLANDA Y Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,447.27 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ASHLEY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,446.97 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, ADAM W Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $34,446.48 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, MARY F Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $34,446.38 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, CINDY A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $34,446.38 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTY, RICHARD M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,446.18 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, DALE H Employer name Madison County Amount $34,446.11 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, CAMILLE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,445.99 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LISA A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $34,445.71 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, ANTHONY J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,445.55 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, BRENDA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $34,445.47 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBERG, SUSAN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,445.35 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLITANO, LORRAINE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $34,445.32 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DIANNE G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,445.26 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, BRADLEY S Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $34,445.21 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTEMA, SHANICE S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,444.91 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, LISA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $34,444.90 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, MEGAN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,444.83 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URA, NANCY A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $34,444.73 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXAM, ALEX J Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $34,444.71 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $34,444.64 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, NICOLE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,444.63 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,444.56 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RICKIE C Employer name Erie County Amount $34,444.49 Date 05/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TRACY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,444.41 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLARICH, DONNA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $34,444.26 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHEVECIA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $34,444.13 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEY-PUTT, SUSAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,443.95 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, OLIVIA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,443.82 Date 12/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, MARK R Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,443.48 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHBI, OMAR A Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,443.31 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, CRAIG D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,443.27 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENESHA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,443.03 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIENZO, BRENDA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,442.53 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,442.43 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIODICE, BETTY ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,442.42 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SARA F Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,442.07 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINGENBERG, ALAN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $34,441.97 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, RYAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $34,441.96 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, KARRIE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,441.88 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, JAMES V Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,441.85 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, LAURA B Employer name Essex County Amount $34,441.50 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-LYNCH, BONNIE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,441.40 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TONA, MICHAEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,441.33 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAVICH, DEBRA L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $34,441.22 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROES, ROSEMARY S Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,441.03 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, STEPHEN D Employer name Panama CSD Amount $34,440.84 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CECILY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,440.82 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEGL, DEBRA S Employer name Erie County Amount $34,440.66 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIARZ, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,440.59 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, ELEANOR M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,440.51 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, MARCIA S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,440.37 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $34,440.21 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANBERG, RONALD B Employer name Albany County Amount $34,439.54 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $34,439.46 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, DEBORAH A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $34,439.24 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANZATO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $34,439.16 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $34,439.07 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, ELIZABETH A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $34,439.07 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTOINETTE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,438.99 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $34,438.97 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESERVEY, BRETT C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,438.39 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICK, SHOSHANA Employer name Education Department Amount $34,438.17 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROW, JOHN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,437.98 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DALLAS D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $34,437.96 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, TASHA N Employer name Cortland County Amount $34,437.79 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIOU, TED E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $34,437.71 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONISER, AMBER M Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,437.51 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHASS, ELIAS N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,437.13 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $34,436.25 Date 06/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABANGCURA, SHANNON Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,436.04 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMANN, PAMELA J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $34,435.88 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DAVID R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,435.43 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGSTON, JEFFREY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,435.42 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CORY R Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $34,435.41 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, FREDERICK, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,435.26 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDE, MICHAEL A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $34,435.10 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JAMES M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $34,434.75 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, LISA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,434.39 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DEVON D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,434.20 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKAL-DAVIDSON, COSIMA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,434.05 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $34,433.98 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, SARA Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $34,433.90 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMB, TYRI K S Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,433.54 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KAREN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,433.44 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, BRYAN J Employer name Town of Conewango Amount $34,433.32 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCURACHIO, FRANK J Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $34,433.09 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNON, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,433.07 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTA, RACHEL K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,433.05 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, BERNARD F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,433.05 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKEL, DENISE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $34,432.65 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILAKIS, LISA A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $34,432.59 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JOANNA M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $34,432.29 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KAREMA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,432.19 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System