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 SAINATO, AURELIA Employer name Education Department Amount $34,151.60 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, LASHANA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,151.60 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, CINDY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,151.60 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SCOTT M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,151.55 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZIER, LOREN P Employer name Town of Centerville Amount $34,151.55 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $34,151.42 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETZ, TAMMY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $34,151.34 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPOLILLO, BRIDGET M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,151.05 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, MARK Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $34,150.94 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, PERRI ANNE Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $34,150.91 Date 01/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLAK, KRISTINA S Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,150.57 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, KIMBERLY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,150.37 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WENDY A Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $34,150.22 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERU, DARLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,149.96 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, CRAIG L Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,149.96 Date 05/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGO-PIERNIK, PATRICIA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,149.78 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, STEVEN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $34,149.76 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HOLLY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,149.59 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTI, DANIEL P Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $34,149.38 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DAWN MARIE E Employer name Town of Middlesex Amount $34,149.01 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARENDON, KHARI O Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,148.83 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,148.73 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $34,148.66 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, LANA M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,148.45 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,148.43 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ESTERILLITA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,147.97 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $34,147.75 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, THERESA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $34,147.57 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DAVID B Employer name Town of Chili Amount $34,147.50 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERPOOL-JOHNSON, TALIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,147.32 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATT, PAMELA J Employer name Orleans County Amount $34,147.12 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, LAURIE L Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $34,147.00 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $34,146.91 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JOAN L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $34,146.71 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, LAURIE J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $34,146.66 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, LAURA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,146.45 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, PAMELA L Employer name Broome County Amount $34,146.40 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $34,146.27 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE-KAPUSCINSKI, ELIZABETH S Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,146.15 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, MICHAEL O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,146.10 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DOREEN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $34,145.92 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, CHARLENE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $34,145.91 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, JASON C Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $34,145.82 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSE, MARQUITA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,145.33 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JACQUELINE R Employer name Seneca County Amount $34,145.22 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KENNETH F, JR Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $34,145.15 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, YVONNE K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,144.96 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $34,144.93 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, ANTHONY C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $34,144.76 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, CHANDLER L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,144.60 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLARENCE C Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $34,144.52 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MATTHEW R Employer name Broome County Amount $34,144.28 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSHOT, ROBYN L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $34,143.82 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, LESLIE F Employer name Warren County Amount $34,143.74 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISTON, MEGAN E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $34,143.43 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, SUSAN L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,143.43 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, ETHAN J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $34,143.37 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMBER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,142.84 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KEVIN J Employer name Orange County Amount $34,142.39 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOURSE, LAURENE A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $34,142.14 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANOVA, LIDIA Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $34,141.55 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPUY, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,141.41 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HATTEN, MICHAEL F Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $34,140.86 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIFFERON, KAREN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,140.53 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, DANIEL K Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $34,140.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MC KENNA K Employer name City of Batavia Amount $34,140.49 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, JESSICA D Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $34,140.24 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, MATTHEW F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $34,140.17 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUASHA, ELLEN Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $34,139.12 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLETI, EILEEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $34,139.05 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZ, CYNTHIA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $34,139.00 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, MICHELLE N Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,138.84 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERT, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,138.82 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGANIER, JOSEPH P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $34,138.44 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, DONNA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $34,138.39 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,138.35 Date 01/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, LISA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $34,137.97 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MARION H Employer name Oysterponds UFSD Amount $34,137.93 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIXSEN, CAREN Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $34,137.57 Date 09/28/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, GLENN H Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,137.56 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JOSEPH P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,137.56 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MELISSA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,137.53 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SCOTT H Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,137.49 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JESUS V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $34,137.39 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, NICOLE R Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $34,137.00 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, EMILY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $34,136.84 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, SHANNON L Employer name Broome County Amount $34,136.47 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GRANT R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $34,136.32 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADDY, TRAVIS L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,136.23 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KAROL M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $34,136.18 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DANA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $34,136.17 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JESSICA Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $34,136.06 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOVO, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,136.03 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTNER, PAULA B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,135.81 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, DOREEN L Employer name Town of Elma Amount $34,135.55 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, JERMAINE W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,135.42 Date 03/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, STEVEN V Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $34,135.24 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, SCOTT E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $34,135.17 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTES, ERIC R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $34,135.05 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADY, SANA F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,134.67 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System