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 ROGER, JANET I Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $33,497.92 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASAK, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,497.79 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JALAUN N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,497.76 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, MELISSA A Employer name Essex County Amount $33,497.40 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, AMY C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $33,496.00 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-PORTILLO, PATRICIA M Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $33,495.60 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $33,495.37 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,495.35 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABEK, LAWRENCE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,495.32 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LORRAINE Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $33,495.22 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, LORRAINE, MRS Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,495.07 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGERY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,494.95 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, KAREN ANN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,494.94 Date 03/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JEANETTE Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $33,494.86 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MARY LOU Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $33,494.56 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEBORAH S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,494.54 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, KALAH M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,494.24 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, KRISTEN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $33,494.05 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,493.67 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, CHARLES R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $33,493.25 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZEE, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $33,492.89 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JOSEPH D Employer name Hornell Housing Authority Amount $33,492.87 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCITORE, MARY R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $33,492.76 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHANNAN L Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,491.42 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISHANIAN, KAPRIYEL Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $33,491.20 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CATHERINE E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $33,491.11 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, JOSHUA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,491.07 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MALISSA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,490.77 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, NANCY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $33,490.64 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, PHILIP Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $33,490.47 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANE Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $33,489.81 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASOU, ILHAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,489.55 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITTON, EILEEN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,489.39 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, SARAH M Employer name Essex Co Industrial Develop Ag Amount $33,489.23 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JONATHAN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $33,489.21 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, ERIN L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $33,489.07 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HECTOR J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $33,488.70 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLUCK, AARON D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $33,488.69 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACINTO-WHITCHER, HASSLEER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,488.52 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKEL, FLORENCE E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,488.20 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEAL, JASON H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $33,488.13 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROG, BARBARA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,487.89 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, WILLIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,487.74 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JANE M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $33,487.53 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGRAVE, WAYNE B Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $33,487.30 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOA, DAVID Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,487.15 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ADAM D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,486.77 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGBEE, DANIELLE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,486.59 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESEVE, ANDREW N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,486.45 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSAN A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $33,486.33 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSING, KATHLEEN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $33,486.15 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, LOIS-JEAN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $33,485.62 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCHOWSKI, JEFFREY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,485.57 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,485.13 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, RAIZY Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $33,485.07 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KAYLA A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $33,484.67 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, RYAN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,484.67 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODEN, JOI RENEE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,484.67 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARUTO, MANDY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $33,484.47 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, JAMES E Employer name Education Department Amount $33,484.36 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMIE L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,484.30 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, CAROL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,484.13 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGERT, REBECCA L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $33,484.04 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, EILEEN F Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $33,483.66 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSZLER, RON W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,483.40 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGER, STEVEN J Employer name Seneca County Amount $33,483.31 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, CAITLIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,482.73 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ASHLEY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $33,482.58 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER FOUSE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,482.55 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYUBEZHANIN, VIKTORIA Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $33,482.54 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Greece Amount $33,482.29 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, CHERYL J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,482.00 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, OLLIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,481.71 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, LAURA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,481.66 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MELISSA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,481.43 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,481.17 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JERMAINE A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,480.72 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MELANIE Employer name Warren County Amount $33,480.47 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKKINEN, KATHLEEN V Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $33,479.85 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, MARY C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $33,479.85 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, DANIEL D Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,479.80 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, TAMMY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,479.48 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINER, MARY E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $33,479.45 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GROU, JENNIFER C Employer name Alden CSD Amount $33,479.43 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, MARNIE L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $33,479.10 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, SHANTE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $33,478.77 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOCK, WAYNE E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $33,478.75 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCELLA, LORETTA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $33,478.44 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MEAGHAN C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,478.34 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CORINNA Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $33,478.32 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, MARY M Employer name Warren County Amount $33,478.24 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHWERERT, LYNN D Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $33,478.20 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHEMIQUE M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $33,477.85 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, ERICK O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,477.23 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, ALBERT Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $33,477.17 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMPLEY, BARBARA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,476.69 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LEONA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,476.68 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JOHN M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $33,476.54 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, PAULA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $33,476.50 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAEMENA, CHINEDU PRINCE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $33,475.93 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System