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 METCALF, TONJA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,716.38 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN L Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,716.37 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MONA L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $33,716.17 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CHRISTINE K Employer name Erie County Amount $33,715.76 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, ERICA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,715.37 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, GIOVANNA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $33,714.92 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIENDECKER, LAUREL N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,714.88 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $33,714.82 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, MICHAEL G Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $33,714.28 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, TRISHA Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $33,714.26 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKOFF, JENNIFER L Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,713.96 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL L Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $33,713.74 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIATO, GEORGE E Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $33,713.47 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $33,713.46 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONE, CLIFTON C Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $33,713.34 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, NICOLE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,713.04 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINZI, KACI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,713.01 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $33,712.62 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, SHERI L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,712.17 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZQUIERDO, LUZ E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $33,712.11 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,712.10 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJENDRUN, RAHUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $33,711.60 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, RICHARD M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,711.24 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOYCE C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,711.24 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHAQUANNA N Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,711.24 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, JOSEPH P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,711.24 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULIR, MARY C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,711.12 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDOA, FRITZ N Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $33,711.06 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, SHIKEYA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,710.95 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIN, CRAIG J Employer name Orange County Amount $33,710.28 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINO, DANA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $33,710.06 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLEVEN, JASON M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,710.00 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PETER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,709.77 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETKY, KEITH R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,709.52 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIANESE, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,709.50 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, GABRIEL D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $33,709.46 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, GINA Employer name Greene County Amount $33,709.43 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, KELLY Employer name Albany County Amount $33,709.38 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIMIN, JASON L Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $33,709.31 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENEUVE, JEFFERY S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $33,709.20 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLER, TIA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,709.08 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLETREE, DERRISHA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,708.37 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SHAWNETTE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $33,708.24 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, KARINA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $33,708.03 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, NAOMI A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $33,707.59 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGMAN, GAIL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,707.58 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKENBACH, WENDY M Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $33,707.08 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, JULIO C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,706.38 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CATHERINE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,706.05 Date 11/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, LOIS J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,705.73 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSOP, CHERIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,705.62 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, STACI J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,705.45 Date 05/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, FREDERICK J Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,705.35 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, ROBERT W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $33,705.06 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, SETH M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $33,705.02 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, LISA M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $33,704.53 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, JAMES R Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $33,704.52 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CESARE, ANNA M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $33,704.22 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SHARON L Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,703.95 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTEGRO, MABEL CRISTINE V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,703.73 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, KERRY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,703.63 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELINE S Employer name Erie County Amount $33,703.58 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GEORGE P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,703.55 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIERSTON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,703.47 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PUYT, BARBARA L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $33,703.22 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, CAROL A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $33,702.91 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RENEE L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $33,702.82 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KADELL S Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,702.78 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIE, JASMIN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,702.63 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDEL, ERIN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,701.92 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVED, IMTIAZ U Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $33,701.45 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, BRYAN Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $33,701.33 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITMAN, JARED Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $33,701.11 Date 02/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Elma Amount $33,700.98 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROYANO, MICHELE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $33,700.87 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, CINDY L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $33,700.85 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURBE, JACQUES P Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,700.81 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJODHIA, NAISHWATTIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $33,700.76 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALBEC, CYNTHIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $33,700.64 Date 03/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MERICIANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,700.62 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHEL, JESSICA R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $33,700.05 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, PAULA M Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $33,699.99 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORR, BARBARA J Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $33,699.90 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, KEVIN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,699.87 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVOR, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $33,699.69 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEFFLER, MARIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,698.88 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADIKU, ARGJENT Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $33,698.50 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-PICKARD, ROSA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,698.50 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAUGHEY, JAMES R Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $33,698.48 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWEY, JUDITH A Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $33,698.44 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, EDWARD S Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $33,698.35 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $33,697.98 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERI, MARLENE V Employer name Erie County Amount $33,697.78 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUNDER, MARY E Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,697.72 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANK, CARRIE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,697.69 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERETTI, MADELINE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,697.67 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, ALEXANDER Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $33,697.54 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Windham Amount $33,697.35 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORE, REBECCA B Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,697.04 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNASZEWSKI, COLLEEN B Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,696.67 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System