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 MYERS, JOSEPH A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $34,413.44 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTICUP, HELENA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,413.32 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, ROXANNE J Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $34,413.17 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, NATASHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,413.07 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW-SAUNDERS, LINDA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,413.02 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRICE, FELICIA H Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,412.41 Date 11/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, UROY D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $34,412.23 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLSTROM, KURT R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,412.01 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'RIORDAN, SIOBHAN P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $34,411.92 Date 12/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAWAJA, USMAN Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $34,411.79 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, MICHELLE A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $34,411.64 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MARIA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,411.44 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, SARAH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,411.37 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Salamanca Amount $34,411.05 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, NATALIE A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $34,410.56 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, TANISHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,410.54 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, GENA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,410.36 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, MICHAEL R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $34,410.30 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JODY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,410.27 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, JAMES H Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $34,410.14 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JOANN L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $34,410.10 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, KEITH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,410.07 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEAU, MARY E Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,409.92 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPKO, DAVID L Employer name Albany County Amount $34,409.89 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JEANNINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $34,409.64 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, KOREY F Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,409.60 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, PAMELA J Employer name Orleans County Amount $34,409.20 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINEY, JO ANN M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $34,409.20 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, CONNIE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,408.87 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUCH, ELLARY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $34,408.49 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,408.39 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,408.06 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHERRY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,407.96 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, KATIE J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $34,407.78 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DEVANTE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,407.65 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARFO, MEGAN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,407.51 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOHNATHAN N Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,407.49 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KAREN Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $34,407.49 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KISHAWANA S Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $34,407.49 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUESLER, FELICIA R Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,407.27 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEWNIK, MARY Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $34,406.97 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SANDRA L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $34,406.92 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, VERONICA M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,406.77 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIORRA, GINA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $34,406.66 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SANNIU Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $34,406.46 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIDA, PATRICK Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,406.36 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMCEK, SANDRA M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $34,406.10 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,405.80 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINDAYO, IDIATU O Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $34,405.62 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACHELLI, ANTHONY M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $34,405.44 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, TINA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,405.31 Date 07/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISER, RANDY E Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $34,405.26 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JAIME D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $34,405.18 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $34,405.16 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASKOCINSKI, BRENDA S Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,405.00 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JAMES L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,404.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, GERALD Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,404.25 Date 01/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRUTHERS, ANNE M Employer name Madison County Amount $34,404.20 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULREADY, SAMANTHA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,404.15 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MUTH, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,403.98 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTZ, LAUREN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,403.92 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHN, THOMAS M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $34,403.89 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JARRETT A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,403.31 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $34,403.25 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULIN, DONNA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $34,403.06 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, BRIAN C Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $34,402.83 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINAT, RUSSELL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,402.41 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, ALICE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $34,402.33 Date 11/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, MARYLOU Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $34,402.19 Date 11/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWEN, JAMES W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,402.16 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTAR, DONNA M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $34,401.96 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, SOL M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $34,401.68 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, DONNA L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $34,401.62 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMKINS CINQUENTI, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,401.31 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, EDWARD L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,401.31 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, NOEMI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,401.31 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBONI, GENART Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,401.31 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZICH, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome County Amount $34,400.93 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, DOMINIQUE R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $34,400.80 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, CAROLINE M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $34,400.73 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, IVORY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,400.58 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, SHERRY L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $34,400.56 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDTRICH, JAMIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,400.52 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVEGIAS, ALEXANDROS A Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $34,400.37 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, AMANDA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,400.00 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSNER, GAIL A Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $34,400.00 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRMONDE, LYNARDA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,399.86 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,399.85 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAEFFLER, AARON S Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $34,399.51 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPNER, RUTH A Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $34,399.38 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, LISA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,399.02 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, LINDSAY R Employer name Essex County Amount $34,398.84 Date 02/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, LESLIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,398.59 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, RICHARD T Employer name City of Troy Amount $34,398.32 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNUCCIA, CARL Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $34,398.14 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNGE, PATRICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,398.12 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZENRATER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,397.96 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, JONATHAN D Employer name Alden CSD Amount $34,397.90 Date 04/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIZEME, OLINCE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $34,397.74 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEBEL, THERESA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $34,397.63 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System