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 ROBERT, LINDA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,572.32 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $33,572.17 Date 11/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MATTHEW J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,572.14 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDO, LAUREN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,572.04 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDADO, MARIA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $33,571.94 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEJOHN, VALERIE K Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,571.42 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOSHUA T Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,571.22 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, DEBORA A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $33,571.10 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, SCOTT G Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $33,570.26 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MARY M Employer name Yates County Amount $33,569.96 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,569.03 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DAVID K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,568.96 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNYAN, DAVID Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,568.84 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JO ANN Employer name Warren County Amount $33,568.80 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANE, SYLVIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,568.79 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALDI, THERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,568.67 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRES, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $33,568.44 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, SARA K Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,568.21 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, MELISSA M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $33,568.16 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEL, ASHLEY B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,568.07 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNAUD, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,568.01 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLACH, ANDREW D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,567.94 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, RENEE E Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $33,567.86 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,567.62 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARE, LATISHA L Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $33,566.75 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAH, AL-JAMEL U Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $33,566.69 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DARRELL Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,566.10 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT L Employer name City of Norwich Amount $33,565.80 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPTON, DONNA M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $33,565.79 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, HELENA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,565.77 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, DONALD J Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $33,565.08 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROSA L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $33,565.02 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Utica Amount $33,564.97 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DIANA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,564.92 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DANIELLA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,564.53 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, HOPE L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $33,564.24 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MELISSA K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,564.08 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLO, MARYGRACE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,563.97 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRIAN T Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,563.77 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KENNETH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,563.48 Date 09/12/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOGSDILL, GINNY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,563.45 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, PATRICIA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,562.72 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, RICHARD J, III Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $33,562.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, BARBARA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,562.29 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, YVONNE D Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,562.28 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUTRIN, SARA E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $33,562.16 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, STEPHINE U Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $33,561.68 Date 07/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, DAWN M Employer name Washington County Amount $33,561.65 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DYNETTE J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,561.63 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALEXANDER G Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $33,561.50 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, KRISTA J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $33,561.26 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARINA I Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,561.09 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,560.81 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYBALA, JAKUB Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $33,560.69 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RACHEL R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,560.68 Date 09/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONI, DANIEL T Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $33,560.67 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, IAN R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $33,560.54 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DUSTIN L Employer name Town of Montezuma Amount $33,560.02 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, GINA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,559.98 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUBALL, MICHELLE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $33,559.97 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, HEATHER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,559.79 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESTA, KRISTEN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,559.49 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, NANCY Employer name Broome County Amount $33,559.14 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DONNA S Employer name Broome County Amount $33,559.14 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, ANTHONY J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $33,559.10 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ETHEL Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $33,559.07 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, MANDY R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,558.83 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, SHARON A Employer name Education Department Amount $33,558.83 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNETH, MARY P Employer name Rockland County Amount $33,558.81 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $33,558.71 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, RENEE M Employer name Village of Elbridge Amount $33,558.44 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ELLEN Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $33,558.32 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDOLLA, NANCY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,558.21 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,558.10 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DONALD K Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $33,558.09 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, NICHOLAS E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $33,558.02 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, KATE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,557.91 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONNESSEN, TURID W Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $33,557.51 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TYLER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,557.50 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLING, CRYSTAL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,557.37 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKBERG, SHEY C M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $33,557.28 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, EVELYN B Employer name Greene County Amount $33,557.09 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, DEBBY S Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,556.80 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN S Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,556.71 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBEL, MICHAEL K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,555.88 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, CAROL A Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,555.50 Date 11/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEIM, PAUL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $33,555.37 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, JAMES L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $33,554.67 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JUSTIN D Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,554.53 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILANO, MELISSA M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $33,554.44 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARFMANN, JACQUELINE W Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $33,554.40 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKLEY, SHANNON R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,554.26 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ROSA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,554.14 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $33,554.06 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, TODD W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,554.05 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPKOWSKI, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,553.98 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANQUINI, VINCENT G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $33,553.86 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBAY, DARRELL W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,553.85 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARODY, LAURA H Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $33,553.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ASHLEY C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $33,553.80 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System