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 BYLEWSKI, REBECCA A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,696.14 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEE, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Pitcher Amount $33,696.00 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, NICHOLAS E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,695.79 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENCHACA, AMELIA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $33,695.64 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, MICHAEL D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,695.39 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, MARY L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $33,695.34 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, KARI M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,694.81 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MARY D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $33,694.59 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOENBERGER, KRISTINE C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $33,694.42 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, RYAN W Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $33,694.41 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURDICK, HELEN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,694.35 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, GERALD M Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,694.29 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFAY, NICHOLAS J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $33,693.96 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAS, DANUTA Z Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,693.92 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEASOR, ANDREA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,693.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTO, SHIRLEY J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $33,692.61 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, LAI F Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $33,692.50 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PAUL A Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $33,692.50 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARLENE F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,692.38 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETERS, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Westford Amount $33,692.32 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, BAMBI L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,692.09 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, COLLEEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $33,692.07 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $33,691.46 Date 04/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVAZINSKI, MARY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,691.09 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, STACEY L Employer name Erie County Amount $33,690.97 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, JAY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,690.80 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, KAREN P Employer name Warren County Amount $33,690.44 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, DONNA M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $33,690.44 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, RYAN J Employer name York CSD Amount $33,690.25 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGRAY, SHAMARA M Employer name Albany County Amount $33,690.10 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $33,689.98 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZIO, LINDA M Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $33,689.92 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIEDY, MICHELE M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,689.85 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AUTREY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.76 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, LUZ M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.71 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN FILLIPO, MARIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.67 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, DEBORAH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.66 Date 12/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MARCIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.63 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RENEE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.60 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOVYCH, LILY Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.59 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMZIC, NUSRET Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.56 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, CASEY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,689.56 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNZBURG, JOANNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,689.52 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $33,689.36 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDER, SUSAN K Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $33,688.95 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, CODY A Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $33,688.94 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MELISSA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,687.90 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, TERRI M Employer name Department of State Amount $33,687.84 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLODAREK, LORI A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $33,687.69 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLAND, MARLEA T Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $33,687.38 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADIYALA, RAMESH Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $33,687.27 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAKISHA C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $33,686.73 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, MEGAN P Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,686.69 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, SUSAN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,686.63 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOW, BONNIE V Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $33,686.54 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, TAMI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,686.23 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DIANE M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $33,686.14 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, ERIC W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $33,686.03 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, BRIAN J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $33,686.01 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,685.76 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLEY, AUDRA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,685.52 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOPSINGH, GLORIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $33,685.46 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JILL S Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $33,685.08 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, STEPHEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $33,684.95 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, VIRGINIA A Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $33,684.87 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, VIDA Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $33,684.87 Date 09/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEBRA Employer name Education Department Amount $33,684.48 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUPONT, ASHLEY S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,684.44 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUF, MARGARET A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $33,684.07 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIOT, ILYA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,683.89 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBOULD, RANDALL L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $33,683.65 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLETT, ROBERT A Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $33,683.20 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DENNIS M, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,683.07 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAROLLI, PAUL F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,682.01 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWOTARSKI, LEAH R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,681.58 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, ANN-MARIE Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $33,681.47 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVAS, KRISTOF Employer name Erie County Amount $33,681.46 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, NORMAN F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $33,681.27 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, ANGELINA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,680.91 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALATO, JULIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,680.87 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAS, DONNA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,680.64 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, BRENDA Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,680.64 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOWSKI, SANDRA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,680.64 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBIN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $33,680.24 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTEBA, HENRIETTE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,680.23 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, FRANCIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,679.87 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, ERIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,679.87 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, GAIL M Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,679.51 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSTOW, REBECCA R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,679.29 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Homer Amount $33,678.83 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, BRIDGET J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $33,678.62 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KAREN M Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $33,678.60 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, ANN MARIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $33,677.28 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACOSTA-BOLZAN, MERCEDES C Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $33,677.13 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JEANNE R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $33,677.10 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $33,676.96 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONI, SUSAN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $33,676.84 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PATRICIA Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $33,676.27 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARYLO, MARCIA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,675.84 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, MARY Y Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,675.64 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System