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 VARNEY, CHARLES A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $32,968.26 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $32,968.12 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, MELISSA F Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,968.07 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, SAMANTHA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,967.99 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, HEATHER A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $32,967.95 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ANNE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $32,967.60 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $32,966.94 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SANDRA M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $32,966.74 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENHUISEN, TONI L LESTER Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $32,966.41 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, CATHERINE R Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $32,965.51 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, CATHERINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,965.27 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAPA, MELISSA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,965.25 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXOPOULOS LUGO, ALEXANDER S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $32,964.63 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBIERA, PORFIRIO DE JESUS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,964.63 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES SOTO, JULIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,964.62 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, VINCENT C Employer name Tully CSD Amount $32,964.52 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRITTNEY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,964.28 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESIDE, CAROLYN C Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,964.21 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONE, AMANDA J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,964.07 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVOLACCI, LYN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,963.95 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIRA, ANA M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $32,963.87 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, ARACELI Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,963.63 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FRANCISCO J Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $32,963.63 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, ALICE D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,962.71 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, TAMMY L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $32,962.57 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCK, LISA M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $32,962.56 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, SCOTT J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $32,962.25 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JASON R Employer name Village of Riverside Amount $32,962.14 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CUFFA, ROBYN L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,962.04 Date 08/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIKARAISHI, RYAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,961.95 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERI, ERNEST Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,961.82 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSKUS, ESTELLE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $32,961.65 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOW, STEPHEN I Employer name Peru CSD Amount $32,961.52 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ALESIA I Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $32,961.36 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, CASSANDRA P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $32,961.26 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ERIN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,961.12 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDERKO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $32,961.05 Date 04/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GERALD Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,960.98 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ZACHARY P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $32,960.78 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEDERICK, BRANDON C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $32,960.64 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, LUCRETIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,960.32 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DAVID A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $32,960.25 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JILL C Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,960.07 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, DAVINA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $32,960.01 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHL, EDWARD J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $32,959.94 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALEY, DOMINICK A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $32,959.83 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, MARGARET Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $32,959.79 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, ERIC T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,959.58 Date 02/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ALYSSA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,959.40 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KELLY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,959.26 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SARAMMA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $32,959.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, ROBERT J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $32,959.08 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, LIESL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,958.89 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, HEIDI A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $32,958.69 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, KELLY G Employer name Town of Dover Amount $32,958.03 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFIELD, RICHARD W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $32,957.96 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHIZE, SHANNON L Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $32,957.78 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIZZI, SARAH E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,957.59 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, FRANK T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $32,957.56 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, CRYSTAL L Employer name Warren County Amount $32,957.46 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARTHA C Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $32,957.42 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBROCCO, MARY JANE Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $32,957.02 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, THERESA R Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $32,956.93 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJKO, MICHELLE A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $32,956.40 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,956.09 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE-MC CARTHY, ALLISON L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $32,955.91 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARUP, FRANCIS R, JR Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $32,955.60 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, BECKY S Employer name Erie County Amount $32,955.48 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBO, YUSAVIA JE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,955.09 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPIEN, EMILY E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $32,954.96 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMADY, ALICIA T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $32,954.83 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAIME L Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $32,954.24 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEET, DOUGLAS A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $32,953.79 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, CAROL J Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $32,953.75 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DANIEL R Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $32,953.41 Date 02/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILAS, MICHAEL S Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $32,953.30 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, SHANNON L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,953.25 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VIVIAN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $32,952.94 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, MARCIA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $32,952.92 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, COREY J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $32,952.82 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $32,952.72 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TITUS-WOLTERS, JUNE A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $32,952.60 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGRAM, MICHAEL Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $32,952.10 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, ELIZABETH R Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $32,951.97 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC WHINNIE, GENA M Employer name Education Department Amount $32,951.34 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREZZO, MARK A Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $32,951.17 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, AMBER K Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,951.02 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KAREN L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,950.49 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEO, GEORGE R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $32,950.41 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $32,950.32 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, DIANA M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $32,950.26 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, VIRGINIA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,950.18 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, LAUREN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,950.05 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVERITO, MICHELLE Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $32,949.76 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, NICHOLAS T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $32,949.72 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOBOUA, GERTRUDE N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $32,949.34 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, NORA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $32,948.50 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OESTEREICH, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $32,948.46 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $32,948.45 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, MARGARET Employer name Avon CSD Amount $32,948.15 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System