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 NUNEZ GOWANDAN, EDELMIRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,951.44 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTFORT, NATE T Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,951.34 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIES, LARAINE R Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $33,950.89 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, JANE L Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $33,950.68 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN MARIE, YDROSE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $33,950.48 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MARGARET G Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,950.36 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MELISSA A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $33,950.36 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWICK, DANIELLE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,950.35 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLE, RICHARD B Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $33,950.29 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTE, JEREMY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $33,950.22 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASCZIENSKI, DIANE L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $33,949.97 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDAI, KOJO G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,949.83 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHELLE A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $33,949.69 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBECK, LISA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $33,949.68 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSNER, MICHELE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $33,949.57 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISIAK, SARA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,949.35 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTONIO F Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,949.32 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, JASON M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $33,949.31 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWFOOT, REBECCA L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $33,949.08 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPLE, BRIAN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,948.85 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $33,948.84 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCOE, JAIME M Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,948.26 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JESSICA B Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,947.83 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, CAROL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,947.78 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, NICOLETTE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,947.69 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, KELLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,947.24 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDD, NATHAN A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $33,947.12 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,947.02 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, DIANE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $33,946.74 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBRICK, STEPHEN H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,946.38 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, PAMELA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,946.36 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFF, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $33,946.21 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEAL, CHELSY L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,946.19 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIS, KEVIN K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,946.12 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABIE, JOCELYN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,946.02 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, TAMMY M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,945.27 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETT, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,945.22 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CASSANDRA H Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,945.22 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTMAN, WILLIAM T Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,944.86 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, STEPHEN M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $33,944.52 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAUTZ, DONNA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,944.47 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEW, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,944.31 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,944.24 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CYNTHIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,944.00 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MARY F Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $33,943.98 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, LINDA E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,943.95 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHBROOKS, CHRISTINE T Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,943.76 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERDO, NICOLE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,943.59 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDENETT, MARK T Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $33,941.98 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, CHARITY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,941.88 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JOHN G Employer name Erie County Amount $33,941.39 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNESS, LYDIA V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $33,941.07 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, BRYANT J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,940.79 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHORECKI, KAREN M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $33,940.60 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALG, KARIN H Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $33,940.17 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, KEVIN M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $33,939.94 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PONE, ADAM L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $33,939.58 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, GAIL P Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,939.48 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETSER, JANEL M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,939.45 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDINGTON-HAUSER, JANET Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,939.21 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DEBORAH M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $33,939.07 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, COREY A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $33,938.99 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TIMOTHY F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,938.90 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,938.90 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREITAS-PAUL, DONNA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $33,938.47 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, THERESA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $33,938.29 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,938.17 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDELORA, SUZANNE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $33,938.12 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADELEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $33,937.66 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR WINCHELL, KENNETH R Employer name Washington County Amount $33,937.58 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SCOTT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,937.36 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRANCE, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,937.36 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, VIVIAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,937.08 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, LISA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,936.76 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, MARGARET Z Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $33,936.69 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUEPERTHAL, GUNDULA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $33,936.28 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOMBOTTI, JOHN A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $33,936.13 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEKAR, EMILY E Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $33,936.00 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KENNETH T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $33,935.94 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, MARCENE K, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,935.91 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTINGER, WILMA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $33,935.68 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELA VEGA, KENNETH S Employer name Orange County Amount $33,935.67 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBICKEL, CHARLES A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,935.28 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGER, PAULINE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $33,935.09 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUPMAN, KERRY A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $33,934.99 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRENO-Z, NANCY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,934.51 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, TINA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,934.24 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ANDREA L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $33,934.21 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKERMAN, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $33,933.50 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOAN D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,933.16 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODRID, DOUGLAS L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $33,933.05 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINTA, MICHAEL A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $33,932.94 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOYCE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,932.72 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, SUSAN I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,932.65 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAS, MARGARET M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,932.44 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, RACHEL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,932.12 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $33,931.66 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, LINDA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,930.84 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAMER, DEBBIE D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $33,930.19 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, NANCY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,929.98 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System