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 CAVANAUGH, PATRICK J, III Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $32,868.60 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLAND, JO ANN M Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $32,867.99 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYLAND, NANCY Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,867.90 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROCE, MATTHEW Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $32,867.76 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, THOMAS A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $32,867.52 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ALAN L, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $32,866.50 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, MICHELLE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,866.06 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ANNE P Employer name Erie County Amount $32,865.98 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, KATELIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $32,865.96 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, RENEE N Employer name Erie County Amount $32,865.96 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, RIKKI L Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,865.90 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODROBINA, DIANA B Employer name Erie County Amount $32,865.62 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPE, DANIEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,865.58 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, NANCY E Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $32,865.53 Date 09/12/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEL, DELLON O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $32,865.21 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, REBECCA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,865.03 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,865.02 Date 04/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, KYLE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,864.97 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, DONNA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $32,864.84 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNELL, JACKI A Employer name Warren County Amount $32,864.84 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTO, MATTHEW A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,864.72 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, RANDY E Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $32,864.64 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, JHOANNA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,864.60 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILY, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,864.51 Date 06/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEY, TERI Employer name Division of State Police Amount $32,864.44 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DEBRA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,864.31 Date 09/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MICHAEL J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $32,864.29 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDELL, HELEN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,864.12 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, JOSHUA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,864.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEMER-MORGAN, TRISHA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,863.91 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURITO, TAMMY S Employer name Erie County Amount $32,863.90 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CHARLENE S Employer name Warren County Amount $32,863.74 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, SAMANTHA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,863.60 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, VIRGINIA I Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,863.55 Date 08/17/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JACQUELYN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,863.44 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, PATRICIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $32,863.36 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYTKO, KATHLEEN W Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $32,863.17 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEISA E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $32,863.04 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UELTSCHI, CRAIG H Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $32,862.88 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANTZIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,862.84 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENHART, ELIZABETH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,862.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, CANDY J Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $32,861.59 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDANTE, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,860.07 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKA, THOMAS M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $32,859.74 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,859.62 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISWENDER, NANCY E Employer name Village of Groton Amount $32,859.59 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, IAN M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,859.58 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, KAREN A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $32,859.57 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, JILL C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,859.51 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIS, DEBORAH A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $32,859.25 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, DONNA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,858.72 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISULK, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of State Amount $32,858.63 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCEQUIEZDEMORA, FRANCIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,858.54 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKELL, CYNTHIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,858.30 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PAIGE E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,858.09 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALZONE, MELANIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,858.05 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, ALENA M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $32,857.99 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DELORES R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $32,857.98 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, NANCY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $32,857.71 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DENISE A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $32,857.63 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, AMY Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,857.41 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBIE, CONNIE Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $32,857.15 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISPOLI, DIANE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,856.25 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,856.25 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, GAIL M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $32,855.17 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEAN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,854.85 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENDER, VICTORIA J Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $32,854.70 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSCIOLEK, SANDRA D Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,854.18 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, BROOKE E Employer name Barker CSD Amount $32,854.14 Date 02/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREARTON, DEBRA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,853.80 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEFFLER, MELISSA A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $32,853.45 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCHER, SARI J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $32,853.01 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KATHLEEN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $32,853.00 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ROBIN E Employer name Town of Westport Amount $32,852.86 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JESSICA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,852.72 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBAY, GREGORY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,852.57 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, BONNIE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,852.43 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, EMILIO Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $32,852.16 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LOUIS W, JR Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $32,851.88 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHER, SUSAN D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,851.72 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, EDWARD P Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,851.13 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIVEN, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,850.76 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLYER, TONI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,850.72 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, PAMELA H Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,850.45 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,850.45 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECORE, BRENNEN Employer name Village of Chateaugay Amount $32,849.87 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATT, THERESA M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $32,849.79 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, ROY Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $32,849.68 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, SANDRA D Employer name Broome County Amount $32,849.31 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HORACE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $32,849.11 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAMOWSKI, JULIE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,849.11 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LOVETTE Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $32,848.87 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELETSKY, PATRICIA A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $32,848.23 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONNA L Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $32,847.94 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCK, AMY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $32,847.59 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, JUDY A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $32,847.52 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, ROBERT J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $32,847.23 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHN, SPENCER P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,847.18 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUDITH L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,846.48 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, WILLIAM H Employer name Town of Owego Amount $32,846.48 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System