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 NISHI-BROACH, JACQUELINE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $33,791.94 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NAKRESHA M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $33,791.55 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, KATHY L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $33,791.42 Date 10/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEARMONTE, LINDA R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,791.26 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,791.06 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGAR, DAVID F Employer name St Johnsville Housing Auth Amount $33,790.95 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ALLAN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,790.54 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, WALES E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $33,790.24 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, BRANDON C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,789.71 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALE, PARRISE Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,789.67 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, LAURIE C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,789.60 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, KARI A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,789.47 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDISH, ANN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,789.20 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-LEGGETT, ALISON Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,788.82 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVERS, TAMI M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,788.80 Date 02/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIDD, PAMELA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,788.79 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NORMA Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,788.77 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SYLVESTER, SR Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,788.66 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, MELISSA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,788.62 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSIOUK, LARISA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,788.33 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIC, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $33,788.24 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $33,787.88 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, DAVID K Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $33,787.82 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, LARRY C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $33,787.35 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RODNEY R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $33,787.14 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $33,787.12 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRANCHAK, KAREN L Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $33,787.04 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $33,786.99 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBALACE, TONY Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,786.61 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, LANCE D Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $33,786.60 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,786.42 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, AUTUMN L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,786.42 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, SANDY L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,786.42 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, AMY K Employer name Tioga County Amount $33,786.39 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALENICK, FRANCINE E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $33,786.08 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, MARY E Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $33,785.50 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, PEGEEN M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $33,785.39 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECZKO, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,785.08 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SHARON J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,784.77 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANIA D Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $33,784.24 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, FRANK R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $33,783.99 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KRYSTAL S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,783.89 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,783.85 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, SUSANE J Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,783.53 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKENMEYER, KATHRYN B Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,783.28 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOUNTY, JEAN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,783.13 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERGER, JOEL A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,782.65 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, OMAR E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,782.62 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUILLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $33,782.39 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, SUSAN M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $33,782.33 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRANEK, NORMA D Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $33,781.61 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, JUSTIN W Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $33,780.51 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYANT, DANIELLE R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,780.26 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, MELENA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,780.21 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, PAULA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,780.18 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARTIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,780.15 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DESIREE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,779.91 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMLING, SARAH Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $33,779.90 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCINI, JOSEPH Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,779.90 Date 04/30/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, JEREMY R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $33,779.88 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-APSON, ROCHELLE P Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,779.87 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLEIRO, SUSAN Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $33,779.76 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,779.34 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRIAN A Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,779.32 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIERRO, STEFFANI J Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,779.23 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MARY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,779.20 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPP, WALTER S Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,779.20 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENGER, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,779.15 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDORF, ARLINDA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,778.85 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGESE, THEHAYE Employer name Webster CSD Amount $33,778.71 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABELLA, JEAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $33,778.62 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUKER, CARL J Employer name Town of Oppenheim Amount $33,778.57 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSWELL, DIANE M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $33,778.55 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW T Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $33,778.15 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT-BISHOP, KERRI D Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,778.13 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABNEY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Erie County Amount $33,777.90 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPS, HEATHER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,777.82 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, PAMELA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,777.80 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERMAN, CARLA J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $33,777.69 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAETTICH, CYNTHIA S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,777.08 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTANA, JOHN W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,776.94 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMORE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Madison County Amount $33,776.92 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TIFFANY J Employer name Madison County Amount $33,776.81 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, CHASE V Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,776.75 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSLINE, GRAHAM J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,776.49 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIGLIO, ELAINE N Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $33,776.40 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, MAX Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $33,776.25 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, CAROLYN J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $33,775.90 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISKE, DONNA J Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $33,775.58 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,775.51 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSO, JANET L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $33,775.34 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPSER, JOSHUA H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,774.58 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JUDITH P Employer name Westport CSD Amount $33,774.27 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GREGORY E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $33,773.80 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEREBOVICH, ARTUR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $33,773.76 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, GEOFFREY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,773.61 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, BRIAN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,773.53 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRACZKAJLO, JAMES J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $33,773.32 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, MARY I Employer name Attica CSD Amount $33,773.11 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABBITAS, DEBORAH J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $33,772.72 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System