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 WILLIAMS, MELISSA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,010.47 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ALESA R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,010.38 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, HEROILDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,010.10 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAZOROS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $34,010.09 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOGAN, AURTHUR R Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $34,009.49 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, ASHLEY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,009.38 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUCH, MARGARET L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $34,008.96 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBEL, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $34,008.92 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JOSEPH M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $34,008.84 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, WADE A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $34,008.69 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORROW, PATRICK S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $34,008.51 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVERTH, JOHN R, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $34,008.28 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDI, KELLY S Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $34,008.13 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADONIS-MATHURIN, ANITA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,008.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CEDRIC C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $34,008.00 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRING, EILEEN M Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $34,007.88 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, STEVEN C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,007.83 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANEY, SHANNON M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,007.83 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIRELLO, ANTHONY L Employer name Allegany County Amount $34,007.77 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YULAN, ROBERT A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $34,007.70 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUER, DIANNE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,007.69 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, MARY P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $34,007.54 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAK, ANNETTE H Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $34,007.53 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, SAMMIE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $34,007.47 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGENSMITH, LYNETTE A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $34,007.42 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, DANIELLE K Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $34,007.02 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ASTON S Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $34,006.97 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, HEATHER K Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $34,006.28 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, TERESA M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $34,006.23 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANZ, MELISSA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,006.21 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBERHOLT, ANNE M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $34,005.91 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIVON J Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $34,005.80 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, NORMA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,005.77 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGONZAGUE, COURTNEY I Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,005.51 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JILL D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,005.51 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMP, BERNARD P Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $34,005.43 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHISTLER, MARGUERITA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,005.34 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKSON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $34,005.20 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZO, ALBERT J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $34,005.17 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, KELLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,004.84 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, WILLIAM S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $34,004.84 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, TERRY SCOTT Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $34,004.53 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSE, MARYANN Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $34,004.53 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BARLUE Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,004.50 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, DUANE N Employer name Montgomery County Amount $34,003.96 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOULTES, ALICE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,003.91 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, PATRICIA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $34,003.53 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, CHARMAINE Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $34,003.35 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, PAUL K Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $34,002.88 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMES-WILLIAMS, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,002.83 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, MARTIN P Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,002.62 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, MATTHEW J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $34,002.60 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $34,002.60 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, PAULA A Employer name Schenectady Soil Water Con Dis Amount $34,002.56 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTE, LAURIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $34,002.27 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, JARED R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,001.44 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JASON J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,001.36 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JO R Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $34,001.33 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, JUSTIN B Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $34,001.18 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHUM, JESSICA L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $34,001.13 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,001.01 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREATT, MARKO B Employer name City of Albany Amount $34,000.66 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CARRIE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,000.58 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BONNIE J Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $34,000.58 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, L C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,000.44 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, CARMEN M Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $34,000.43 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MELISSA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $34,000.31 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JAMES S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,000.30 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRICKA, LINDA D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $34,000.20 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMAGLIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $34,000.20 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CATHARINE M Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $34,000.00 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN-HERRERA, CARRIE F Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,000.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BENJAMIN A Employer name Village of Wyoming Amount $33,999.94 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOR, LAY Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $33,999.57 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHE, JUDITH Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $33,999.54 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, KERRY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,999.31 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BECKY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $33,998.71 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRECK, MARK A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,998.67 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTROW, DEBORAH M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,998.66 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANIKA S Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,998.65 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLETTA, JOSEPH H, JR Employer name Village of West Winfield Amount $33,998.54 Date 10/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKERBERG, MARY B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,998.42 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT E, SR Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,997.88 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, KEITH B, JR Employer name Tioga County Amount $33,997.76 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,997.55 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, JUAN CARLO N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $33,997.47 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHNEN, DAWN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $33,997.32 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENONZA, BRITTANY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,997.13 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,996.95 Date 05/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, DONNA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,996.74 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTANELLI-LEARNED, LORRAINE M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $33,996.46 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNZ, JEAN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $33,996.37 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTIN, MARK S Employer name Columbia County Amount $33,996.34 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, THERESA A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,996.11 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALSKI, AMANDA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,995.47 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Elmira Amount $33,995.34 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYASHI, JULIAN A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $33,995.22 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JOHN R Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $33,994.84 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, ARLEEN Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $33,994.55 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, TAMMY A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $33,994.48 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System