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 FOUNTAIN, MICHELE M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $34,280.57 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, LIANE R Employer name Erie County Amount $34,280.50 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $34,280.32 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RASHEEN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,280.25 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MICHELLE L Employer name Village of Oakfield Amount $34,280.00 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, SCOTT M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $34,279.82 Date 06/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIENDO, WILLIAM T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $34,279.54 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,279.48 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTORI, LORRAINE M Employer name Cayuga Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $34,279.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, AMANDA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,278.90 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, LEAH D Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,278.69 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPTREE, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $34,278.27 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SCOTT M Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,278.18 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGIER, SHERMA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34,277.96 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JODY L Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $34,277.38 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, JACOB A Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,277.20 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTELE, SARA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,276.96 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, KENNETH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,276.89 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWN, RASHAD M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,276.68 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, BRIDGET L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $34,276.49 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRO, MICHELE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $34,276.36 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLESE, MARY JANE F Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $34,276.18 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Albany County Amount $34,276.07 Date 10/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, LAURA M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $34,276.00 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLABEAUX-GELSTER, SARA B Employer name Erie County Amount $34,275.75 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ-ABREU, KATIRIA B Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $34,275.71 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, VICTOR Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $34,275.56 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, MICHELLE Q Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $34,275.24 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JONELLE L Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $34,275.20 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, JOHN B, JR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $34,275.17 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, LORI L Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $34,274.57 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, LINDA L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,273.96 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARTNER, ALLISON J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $34,273.62 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JOHN S Employer name Town of Westford Amount $34,273.53 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASPER, MICHELE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,273.48 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, SHAUN M Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $34,273.37 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $34,273.27 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDING, ANDREW J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $34,273.25 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,273.21 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYMANN, TYLER J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $34,272.96 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, WENDY D Employer name Yates Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $34,272.95 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGRAZIE, KATHLEEN Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $34,272.70 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, LORI A Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $34,272.44 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,272.24 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $34,272.16 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, KATHY M Employer name Town of Groton Amount $34,272.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY, NICQUANA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,271.89 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUPA, TINA M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $34,271.88 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEAU, GLENN J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,271.81 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $34,271.71 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ANGELA B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $34,271.51 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, AVERY L Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $34,271.46 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,271.29 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, NICOLE C Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $34,271.28 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDSCHNEIDER, EILEEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $34,271.24 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, CHASITY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,271.01 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEO, JESSIE Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,270.92 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEISTEIN, NICOLE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $34,270.75 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, DIANNA L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,270.60 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBYSHIRE, YVETTE Employer name Warren County Amount $34,270.57 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHERYL E Employer name Warren County Amount $34,270.51 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNATO, GINA M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $34,270.17 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLEWSKI, MARGARET Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,270.12 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,269.82 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $34,269.70 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBRA J Employer name Essex County Amount $34,269.60 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, AMY E Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $34,269.48 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, JEAN GARBY Employer name Village of Kaser Amount $34,269.42 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTRANDER, MICHELE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,269.35 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, JOSEPH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,269.33 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, ASHLEY N Employer name Canton Housing Authority Amount $34,269.03 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, MICHAEL J., SR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,268.11 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUISE, GINA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,267.95 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CATHY A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $34,266.89 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBERTON, HEATHER M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $34,266.72 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARIANNE G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $34,266.53 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARIELLO, GLORIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $34,266.49 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JASON Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $34,266.48 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METHENY, RONNIE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $34,266.46 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, LESTER J, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,266.42 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, WYNETTE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,266.17 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLAND, RICHARD C, II Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $34,266.12 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, MICHELLE R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,266.11 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $34,266.11 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LINDA R Employer name Hamilton County Amount $34,265.98 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CONNOR D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $34,265.55 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADALA, NILA E Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $34,265.51 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWICZ, MELISSA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,265.50 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SALLY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $34,265.00 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, CAROLYN A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $34,264.95 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, CAROL L Employer name Yates County Amount $34,264.93 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONEY, WANDA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,264.42 Date 11/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, THOMAS F Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $34,264.37 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,264.34 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, XIOMARA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $34,264.25 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRIDGE, ELLEN M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $34,263.97 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, KATIE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,263.72 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MELISSA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $34,263.48 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMONS, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,263.19 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, ADAM R Employer name Erie County Amount $34,263.11 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System