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 VIDAL-HERNANDEZ, BELGICA E Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,300.33 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNOSKI, LINDA M Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $34,300.21 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILERA, JOANNA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $34,299.13 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $34,298.98 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTZ, CYNTHIA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,298.65 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEPIEL, ALINE J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $34,298.07 Date 12/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAGNOSTAKIS, MICHAEL Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, LEIGH J Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, KATHERINE E Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, BARRY J Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, KEVIN W Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZKIEWICZ, JOHN P Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, JOHN S Employer name Orange County Amount $34,298.04 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, VALERIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,297.66 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, NICHOLAS A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $34,297.58 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUHAIME, ERICA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $34,297.41 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIEU, DARLYNE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $34,297.10 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $34,296.72 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JESSICA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $34,296.69 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $34,296.52 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KEEFE S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,296.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ROBIN L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,296.04 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRELL, KIM M Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,295.84 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAID, CAROL G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,295.52 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MARK A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $34,295.42 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, BRENDAN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,295.24 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRANDY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,294.51 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, PAULO G Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $34,294.41 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ALISSA B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,294.00 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JENNA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $34,293.90 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, TERRI J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,293.73 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTS, CAROL J Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,293.18 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOHN R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,292.38 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,292.35 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, TAMI J Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,292.24 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, REBECCA J Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $34,292.19 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, BRITTNEY R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $34,292.05 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHIS, LAWRENCE E Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $34,291.97 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, RYAN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,291.76 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, NANCY E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,291.65 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROFFITT, CLAIRE S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $34,291.48 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANNA Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $34,291.41 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAMELA Y Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $34,291.22 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JAURDEN A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $34,291.20 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, MARY F Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $34,290.92 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DEENA M Employer name Broome County Amount $34,290.88 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOLSBY, ASHLEY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,290.81 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DAVID T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,290.73 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLACE, SAMANTHA L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $34,290.65 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, SARA R Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,290.38 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUINARD, DAVID J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $34,290.01 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOEL L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $34,290.00 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, DOUGLAS P Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $34,289.79 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,289.29 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, WILMA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,288.98 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSONNO, FRANK E, IV Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,288.86 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, WHITNEY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,288.71 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, DUSTIN W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $34,288.54 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNES, PENNY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,288.49 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, EUGENE P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $34,287.68 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE-RIGG, JARED K Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $34,287.56 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZA, MUBUSHAR I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,287.54 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIC M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,287.36 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLINDE, WILLIAM D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $34,287.25 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLIS, JEFFREY A Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $34,287.24 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, LORI A Employer name Washington Co Soil & Water Con Amount $34,287.16 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTCLAIR, BARBARA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $34,287.11 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, INGRID C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,287.09 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, CABLE T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,286.94 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, MEGHAN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,286.77 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNTER, ANDREA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $34,286.75 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, SHERRI L Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,286.37 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, RICHARD L Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,285.80 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, STEPHEN C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $34,285.37 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIN, SANDRA M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $34,285.16 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ELIZABETH A Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $34,284.95 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITH, LORAINE J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,284.84 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, REGINA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,284.82 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNY, CHELSEA A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $34,284.44 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, PEARL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,284.21 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, MARZENA Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $34,283.98 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, ARLEEN N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,283.81 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $34,283.66 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASZCZ, DIANE M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $34,283.64 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,283.57 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, LUCINDA J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $34,283.52 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JOHN D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $34,283.27 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROSE E Employer name Village of Schuylerville Amount $34,283.06 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, TRACY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,282.93 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLICH, IRENE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,282.85 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, NORMAN G, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $34,282.45 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, KEISHLA J Employer name Erie County Amount $34,282.05 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLIAM, KYESHA C Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $34,282.05 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, MICHAEL D Employer name Greene County Amount $34,282.02 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,281.96 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFUN, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,281.71 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JOEL L A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,281.66 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, AUDREY S Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $34,281.35 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, JILL D Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $34,281.24 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBENASI-KARAS, HEATHER M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $34,280.63 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System