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 HARDING, JAYME L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,132.90 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, MELISSA N Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,132.16 Date 02/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ALBERTA D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $33,131.80 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, VICTORIA A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $33,131.37 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LESLIE A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $33,131.15 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIZEAR, RANDY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,130.94 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JOANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,130.83 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMSICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,130.62 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITERA, STEPHEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,130.53 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVASHIERE, PAMELA A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $33,130.38 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILT, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $33,129.90 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JULIO Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,129.76 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRENDA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,129.66 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, WILLIAM C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $33,129.65 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,129.65 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCHE, JENNIFER A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,129.37 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESIDENCE, KAILEE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,128.97 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEREK C Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $33,128.89 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, ANDY M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $33,128.77 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTACH, GERALD J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $33,128.62 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JASON W Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $33,128.58 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARCUS G Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $33,128.37 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RENELDA L S Employer name Albany County Amount $33,128.35 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $33,128.35 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANTE, DONNA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $33,128.16 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTE, ELIZABETH J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $33,128.00 Date 03/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, JONATHAN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,127.84 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PEGGY L Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $33,127.66 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, BRIAN J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $33,127.60 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, APRIL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,127.45 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWRILKA, JUL ANN Employer name Town of Owego Amount $33,127.38 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ROBERT P Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $33,127.28 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GRAZIA, CASSONDRA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,126.93 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANTOINETTE Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,126.92 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFIELD, EBONY D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $33,126.91 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTMAN, WENDY S Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,126.84 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKA-MELI, ANNA M Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $33,126.53 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DARCY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $33,126.30 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONA, LISA M Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $33,126.22 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKERY, BRADLEY T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $33,126.00 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, WAYNE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,125.93 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARBARA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,125.57 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSANTI, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,125.54 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDO, TONIA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $33,125.53 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSO, AMY C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,124.97 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWKSBURY, ASHLEY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,124.84 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, ALISON J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $33,124.82 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIZIO, MARK A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $33,124.78 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KATHLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,124.62 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZAK, SUSAN A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,124.30 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $33,124.22 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, HOLLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $33,123.62 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREWICZ, NANCY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $33,123.60 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, HARRY M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $33,123.51 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, KRISTINA M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $33,123.37 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARALAMBOUS, GIGI G Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,123.19 Date 06/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EILERS, DENISE E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $33,122.96 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, STEPHEN D, JR Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $33,122.72 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNRO, DENNIS A Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $33,122.70 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $33,122.64 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, RAFAEL A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $33,122.55 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, DELIA P Employer name Albany County Amount $33,122.20 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, DONGHONG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,122.05 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, AKHIL S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,122.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, FRANCESCO P Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,121.75 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, NORA Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $33,121.44 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TIMOTHY T Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $33,121.44 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, JAN Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,121.15 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBST, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,120.99 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERSHENOVICH, MARK A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $33,120.94 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCH, EILEEN Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $33,120.09 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEN, JOANNE M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $33,119.96 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, JAMES J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $33,119.34 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEJA, VINCENT M Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $33,118.93 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, TIMOTHY P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,118.73 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, SARAH L Employer name Warren County Amount $33,118.39 Date 01/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $33,118.36 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, AHMED K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $33,117.89 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JESSICA T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,117.34 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, CHARITY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,117.00 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MEGHAN K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $33,116.93 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, WILLA C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,116.91 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSHUA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,116.85 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ASHLEY R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $33,116.79 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETEMAN, IRENE M Employer name Allegany County Amount $33,116.58 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURM, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,116.57 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUREY, STACEY A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $33,116.42 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $33,116.23 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALOF, ZOYA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,115.74 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, INGRID Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $33,115.51 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RICKY E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,115.37 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFFEO, JACOB M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,114.86 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIETTA, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $33,114.45 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LORI L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,114.24 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATA, SUSAN A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,114.22 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWADZKI, LAURIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $33,114.17 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENUS, BARBARA G Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $33,113.99 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, LISA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $33,113.09 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORINO, CATHERINE G Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $33,113.06 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, GALYNA Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,113.05 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System