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 GOFF, KARA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,322.04 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, ERIC A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $33,321.71 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ASHLEY G Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $33,321.13 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, SHELLY M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $33,320.64 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KRISTY L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $33,320.64 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTAR, MARY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,320.45 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLBACH, DOROTHY E Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $33,320.04 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYA, AMALIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,320.04 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LIBERTO, JAMES J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,320.00 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, JENNIFER W Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $33,319.92 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, GEORGE W Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,319.88 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, MATTHEW G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,319.74 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $33,319.64 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLER, DAVID M Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $33,319.27 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFEARIE, ADAM Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,319.14 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, PAMELA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,319.10 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TAMMY S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $33,319.05 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $33,318.95 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, JENNIFER A Employer name Washington County Amount $33,318.63 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $33,318.40 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KATHLEEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,318.14 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDORASI, EMILY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,317.31 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMMEL, DENIELLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,317.08 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DANIEL C Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $33,316.99 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWNEY, RITA M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $33,316.94 Date 07/09/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASEBIKAN, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,316.66 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMES A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,316.43 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDVOGEL, JACQUELYN Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $33,316.05 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALHEIM, LINDA C Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $33,315.55 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAWN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,315.55 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MARIA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,315.54 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, KATHLEEN T Employer name Warren County Amount $33,315.10 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICALI, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,314.88 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRONE, MAUREEN D Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,314.68 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,314.52 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ELAINE D Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $33,314.48 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, SCOTT A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $33,314.25 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONABLE, MARGARET S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $33,313.87 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG SHING, DIANE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $33,313.71 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, PETER J Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $33,313.61 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RUBY F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,313.00 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKS, LISA R Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $33,313.00 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, SARAH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,312.77 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, IVELISSE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $33,312.71 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,312.36 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GUY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,311.61 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, TAMATHA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,311.24 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, VANESSA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,311.12 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, NIKOLAY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,310.80 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, TROY A Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $33,310.71 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINASCO, FRANCESCA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $33,310.23 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDIDGE, ANNETTE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,309.94 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLO, SHARON J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,309.93 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOOK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $33,309.92 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $33,309.05 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,308.89 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASK, MARISA I Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,308.81 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHA, MARIE P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,308.76 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERNIAK, THEODORE C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $33,308.32 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUM, WILLARD L, JR Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,307.91 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, MARILYN Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $33,307.88 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, MARIE A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $33,307.86 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KELLY L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $33,307.46 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANGELO, ANDREA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $33,307.42 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFNAGEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $33,307.15 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, CARMEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,307.07 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODABAUGH, ANGEL B Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $33,307.05 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, YALANDA N Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $33,307.04 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, ELIZABETH K Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $33,306.57 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $33,306.51 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DOUGLAS Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,306.48 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, NICOLE Employer name Greene County Amount $33,306.27 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAS, KRISTINA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,306.05 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTTS, JODY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,305.12 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $33,304.85 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBEL, KAREN E Employer name Bryant Library Amount $33,304.73 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ROXANNE K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,303.96 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRACYE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,303.53 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, RYAN T Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $33,302.98 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VIVIAN J Employer name Albany County Amount $33,302.28 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHERI E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,302.00 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, MARY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,302.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZYMOWSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $33,301.88 Date 03/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, PHILIP C Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $33,301.88 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, JONATHAN N Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $33,301.88 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,301.86 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DENISE A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $33,301.60 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENEPENT, AMANDA M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $33,301.15 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Camden Amount $33,301.05 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UEBELE, BRYTNI-ANN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,300.97 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINEK, SUSAN C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $33,300.30 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOW, VICKIE L Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $33,300.00 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAROWITZ, GAYLA S Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $33,300.00 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, DEBORAH J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $33,299.82 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, TOYSENTCHOY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,299.79 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $33,299.62 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHARINE M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $33,299.58 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLOTTO, VINCENT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,299.23 Date 12/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, RITA M Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $33,299.21 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,299.08 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System