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 RAYMONDA, RICHARD H Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $33,994.38 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, PATRICIA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $33,993.83 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,993.70 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCH, MARNIE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,993.61 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, KAREN N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,993.58 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMES L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,993.19 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KELLY Employer name Town of Owego Amount $33,992.83 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENLEY, SHANE D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,992.79 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Middleburgh Amount $33,991.79 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KEZIA R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $33,991.67 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, TERESA A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $33,991.51 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGO, ARTHUR J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,990.89 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANT, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $33,990.72 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, CARL M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $33,990.56 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, KATHERINE A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $33,990.47 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPOT, DOMENICA Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,990.37 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, JUANITA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,990.17 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMBARDI, LUCAS A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,990.15 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIAL, RYAN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,990.00 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, MARC T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,989.85 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, RAYMOND M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $33,989.78 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETZ, IRIS E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,989.53 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDES, BRIAN J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $33,989.24 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTUORI, TONI J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $33,989.14 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOCCO, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,989.02 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIAM E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,988.97 Date 10/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTGATE, JONATHAN A S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,988.92 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTO, JEANNIE M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $33,988.73 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJJAJ, YASSINE Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $33,988.69 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTEE, MATTHEW E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $33,988.16 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KATHLEEN M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $33,988.07 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CINDY M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $33,987.98 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFINE, LESLIE R Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $33,987.95 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, PETER J Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $33,987.80 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, RYAN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,987.73 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, STEPHEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,987.55 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, JUSTIN R Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $33,987.51 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, SHARI Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $33,987.33 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, NICOLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,987.25 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLONI, MARGARET Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $33,987.21 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, PAUL P Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $33,986.83 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,986.79 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, ROBERT D Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,986.33 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, JOSEPH B Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $33,986.01 Date 09/12/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $33,986.01 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPST, WILLIAM I Employer name Erie County Amount $33,985.28 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMCAJ, NENSI Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $33,985.14 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, EMILY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,984.86 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NADIA G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $33,984.76 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, KRISTIN M Employer name City of Lockport Amount $33,984.67 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDALE, WENDY A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $33,984.50 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, HOLLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,984.34 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,984.33 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKHAUSER, JACOB W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,983.72 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, SHARON A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $33,983.53 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMISEK, DAVID F Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $33,983.13 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDAIN, YOLANDA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,983.07 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SANDRA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,982.70 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, JEFFREY W Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $33,982.25 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, JUDITH C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $33,982.06 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDRUSH, SONJA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $33,982.02 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PENNY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,981.97 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,981.92 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, EDELYN R Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $33,981.45 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSLEIN, ROBERT F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,981.09 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHNER, TIMOTHY L, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $33,981.06 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFNAGLE, JENNIFER A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $33,980.96 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJANOV, THOMAS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,980.79 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, WENDY M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $33,980.71 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, PRINCELLA W Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $33,980.56 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINO, TYLAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,980.11 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINA, WILLIAM L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $33,980.00 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROGER E, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,979.35 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DONNIE J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $33,979.25 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, FAITH L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $33,979.21 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, JANELLA D Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,979.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHARLES H, III Employer name Town of Wright Amount $33,979.14 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EARL T, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,979.11 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JOSEPH A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $33,978.35 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZEZON, CARLYN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,978.13 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNITS, CATHLEEN J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $33,978.08 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, TAWSHAY M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $33,978.06 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LINDA JO Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,977.85 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTO, TINA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,977.23 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARA, MEGHAN P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $33,976.88 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUARD, DONNA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $33,976.71 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, DAVID W, JR Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $33,976.34 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,976.31 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGATE, MARVIN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $33,975.98 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, HELEN Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $33,975.95 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GUNNAR B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $33,975.88 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTI, HELGA I Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,975.70 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CAROL A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,975.51 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER-SCOTT, MARSHA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $33,975.40 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUSHCHENKOVA, ALYONA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,975.37 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $33,975.27 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDIA, ARTIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,975.00 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAC, WENDY M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,974.98 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, SUSAN L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,974.98 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Union Amount $33,974.86 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System