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 WRIGHT, CARY G Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $33,149.60 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER-BOICE, HEATHER L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $33,149.40 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHELLE P Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,149.26 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS JEAN, JEAN RONY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $33,149.16 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SELMO, GREGORY Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $33,148.50 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, SHANNON L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $33,148.28 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHNE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $33,148.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, FELICIA Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $33,147.94 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MATTHEW E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $33,147.84 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, EILEEN A Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $33,147.64 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, BREANA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,147.46 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AMY I Employer name Cortland County Amount $33,147.39 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, ANNE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,147.05 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, TAMMY L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $33,147.04 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, MARY ANNE Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $33,146.65 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, PATRICIA Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $33,146.42 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, MARY E Employer name Village of Champlain Amount $33,146.36 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHL, JOHN C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $33,145.99 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, JOSEPH M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $33,145.94 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MORGAN B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,145.73 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TONY L Employer name Potsdam Public Library Amount $33,145.46 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROUS, SUSAN P Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $33,145.31 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANAITIS, KENNETH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,145.25 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, LORI K Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $33,145.20 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MARGARET E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,145.19 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSONIS, CATHERINE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,144.79 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUSCH, JO ANN D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,144.73 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERRING, BRIAN M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $33,144.65 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, VONTZ Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $33,144.50 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KELLY JEAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,143.72 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSSON, SUSAN Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $33,143.42 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $33,143.27 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, TERESA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $33,143.13 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKRIS, MADELINE D Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $33,143.07 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $33,142.99 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, MARIA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,142.93 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCO, MYRON F Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $33,142.86 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TESSA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,142.69 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, MARC L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $33,142.64 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLANI, EDWARD J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,142.59 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDEFER, RACHEL L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,142.59 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, CHRISTINE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $33,142.51 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $33,142.44 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $33,142.20 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLAUFLIN, MICHAEL M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,142.19 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, VINCENT S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $33,141.53 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSON, JOYCE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,141.28 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THILL, CAITLIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $33,141.20 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,141.12 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JEFFREY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,141.10 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROLLE, CONNIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $33,140.97 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MICHELE D Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $33,140.97 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRBUS, JANELLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,140.79 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,140.75 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $33,140.47 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BRIAN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $33,140.07 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEITZER, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $33,140.02 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, EDITH C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,140.01 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, ANDREA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,139.95 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, LORETTA J Employer name Orange County Amount $33,139.86 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREY, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $33,139.79 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, KIM M Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $33,139.23 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,138.93 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, LISA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,138.78 Date 02/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HELENA N Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $33,138.68 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE, JEAN Y Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $33,138.65 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSZCZEK, SALLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,138.62 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALBERT, JENNA C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $33,138.42 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROODENBURG, MARY ELLEN Employer name Cortland County Amount $33,137.92 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, SETH C Employer name Yates County Amount $33,137.92 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, TROY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,137.88 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, RICK S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,137.88 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, JILLIAN Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $33,137.80 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINSKI, JOHNATHAN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,137.67 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $33,137.65 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, CELINA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $33,137.51 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, LINDSAY A Employer name Essex County Amount $33,137.40 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHIR, SCHARLENE T Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $33,137.34 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, ADAM W Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $33,137.30 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JUANITA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $33,136.94 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, RORY P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,136.58 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, AUDREY Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $33,136.48 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOJNACKI, CHERYL A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $33,136.44 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,136.32 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPASEVSKI, CENA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,136.30 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDEN, ROSE A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,136.27 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KAYDEAN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $33,136.24 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, BRADLEY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,136.19 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADESS, BENJAMIN W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,136.03 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, NIGEL D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,135.77 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, DANIEL T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,135.77 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARGARET M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $33,135.68 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PATRICIA L Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $33,135.60 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, JOHN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,135.11 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBUTO, NANCY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $33,135.10 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKO, SHARON E Employer name Erie County Amount $33,134.29 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, NOREEN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $33,134.12 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNI, VAL J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $33,133.69 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, BELINDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,133.34 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, KAYLA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,133.05 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System