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 ROGERS, BRETT L Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,298.82 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DONALD D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $33,298.61 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, ROSA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,298.35 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, JERICA K Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $33,298.33 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $33,298.20 Date 06/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, ROSEMARY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,297.95 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, MARY B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,297.90 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JULIA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,297.90 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, SAMUEL Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $33,297.50 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, KATHRYN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $33,297.30 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JEANETTE Employer name Erie County Amount $33,297.28 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, FRANK Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $33,296.97 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, NANCY A Employer name Broome County Amount $33,296.70 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYNUM-CARSON, ASHLEY N Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $33,296.70 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKAY, LINDA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,296.40 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDINES, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,295.95 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOVICH, PATRICIA Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $33,295.43 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFI, DOROTHY Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $33,295.05 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHEUR, STEPHANIE A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $33,294.95 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $33,294.64 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHANAN, JAMES M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $33,294.36 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE-SIANO, COLEEN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,293.88 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, VINCENT P Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $33,293.88 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, DEDEVIE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $33,293.78 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $33,293.78 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, DARLA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,293.20 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,292.93 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWOLSKI, CAROL L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $33,292.64 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KAREN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $33,292.60 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, PATRICK V Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $33,292.54 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MINDES, TRIXENE D Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $33,292.48 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ESPERANZA R Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $33,292.43 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,292.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERMAN, VIRGINIA I Employer name Education Department Amount $33,292.23 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOROTHY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,292.11 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, JAMES D Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $33,291.65 Date 01/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SANDRA M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,291.51 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JESSICA E Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,291.43 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, THOMAS H Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $33,291.16 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, DONNA M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $33,291.03 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANO, NICOLE L Employer name Albany County Amount $33,290.96 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENIQUE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $33,290.89 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SUE E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,290.80 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKAVICA, MARICA Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,290.72 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUZZO, CARLO A Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,290.07 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADANE, CONCETTA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $33,290.04 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,289.88 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, CAROL A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,289.49 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, DWAYNE M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $33,289.19 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, TRACIE E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $33,288.76 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, JANETHA L Employer name Education Department Amount $33,288.11 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZEL, ALYCE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,288.05 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSWORTH, SCOTT C Employer name Allegany Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $33,288.00 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, RAQUEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $33,287.49 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRINI, MICHELLE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,287.45 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MICELI, ADRIENNE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,287.26 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWATER, TRACY L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $33,287.25 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MAURA R Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $33,286.90 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCUTTI, JEAN-PIERRE Employer name Niagara County Amount $33,286.83 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBACH, EDWARD K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,286.76 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH G, JR Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,286.46 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUTY, CYNTHIA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,286.01 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,286.00 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONEY, RYAN A Employer name Town of Union Amount $33,285.84 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, JUNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,285.82 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST-PREUX, MARIE H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,285.63 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LEANN C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,285.00 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $33,284.88 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $33,284.52 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, SHEILA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $33,284.40 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, KATHERINE E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $33,284.27 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, PERRI A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,283.40 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, DEBORAH A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $33,283.20 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JOANNE Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $33,282.90 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCANGELI, DEAN C Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $33,282.52 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELL, ELAINE W Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $33,282.31 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL W, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $33,282.29 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, GARY F, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $33,282.14 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARQUE, CRYSTAL N Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,281.60 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMENT, JACOB T Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $33,281.59 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COY, HEATH J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $33,281.45 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRES, JESSICA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $33,281.31 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARIA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,281.11 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAFRATE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $33,280.42 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBOGART, ROY H Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $33,280.25 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,280.18 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, MELISSA M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $33,280.18 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, KAREN H Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $33,280.00 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPTROTT, STEVEN C Employer name Village of Odessa Amount $33,280.00 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWEE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,279.79 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, STACEY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $33,279.77 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, JESSICA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,279.75 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANAGER, ROSALIND G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $33,279.75 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUARIN, LORI J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,279.69 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, JEAN F Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $33,279.13 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, ROBIN L Employer name Broome County Amount $33,279.03 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, JESSE L Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $33,278.99 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EDGAR Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $33,278.50 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELMER, BRANDON R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $33,278.49 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELEJ, JOANN J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,278.20 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System