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 WILLIAMS, DEBORAH A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $32,829.22 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM L Employer name Washington County Amount $32,829.14 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOPY, JANICE E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $32,829.11 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, ALLAN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $32,828.92 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, CAITLIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,828.77 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANO, VINCENT A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,828.68 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, CHRISTINE Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,828.64 Date 06/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, STEPHANIE E Employer name Broome County Amount $32,828.63 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENNIS J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,828.48 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPE, GABRIELLE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,828.34 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANOTTE, TIFFANY L M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $32,828.32 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKELMAN, JARED S Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $32,828.29 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ANDREW T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $32,828.28 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Madison County Amount $32,828.04 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $32,827.90 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, KAREN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $32,827.74 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRASZ, DYLAN D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $32,827.59 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, WALTER J Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,827.58 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRYVER, BONNIE S Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $32,827.48 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, FLORENCE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,827.38 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, ALEXIS L Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,827.33 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, DEREK M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $32,827.32 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTZ, MELANIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,827.31 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMER, BARBARA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,827.24 Date 08/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSH, CASSANDRA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,826.67 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSSER, ALLEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,826.50 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZELL, TINA M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $32,826.47 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTAK, JILL F Employer name Erie County Amount $32,826.39 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DARLENE Employer name Erie County Amount $32,826.23 Date 12/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $32,826.19 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHRISTINA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,825.88 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, KEVIN M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $32,825.81 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELMAN, VINCENT P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $32,825.76 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DAVID M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,825.44 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Milton Amount $32,825.29 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREXEL, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,825.18 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DWAYNE B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,824.54 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAENZA, LUIGI Employer name Victor CSD Amount $32,824.43 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OMEGA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,824.38 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, LESLIE L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,823.65 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOYCE A Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $32,823.57 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIEL F Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,823.56 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,823.50 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, DAQWON Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,823.35 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, ROBIN L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $32,822.90 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOHN, JR Employer name Camden CSD Amount $32,822.32 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, DARRELL E Employer name Erie County Amount $32,822.06 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTENUTO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,821.31 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERBUSH, MATTHEW D Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $32,821.26 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, FRAN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $32,821.22 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, WILLIAM W Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,821.08 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINETZKY, MARTHA Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,820.70 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBIN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,820.61 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUT, CLAYTON V Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $32,820.48 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, MARK A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,820.24 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUTNER, LIZA M Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $32,820.19 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNEY, BRIAN S Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,820.04 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-KLISH, LUCRETIA F Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $32,819.77 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TAMMY JM Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $32,819.60 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, JENNY L Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $32,819.60 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, MARY E Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $32,819.40 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERMENSKY, JOHN P, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,818.94 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, JAMES P, JR Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,818.94 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, CHELSEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,818.85 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, LORI S Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,818.21 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, BARBARA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,818.11 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITOMASSO, PATRICIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,817.20 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, KATIE R Employer name Broome County Amount $32,816.47 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, SHELLEY A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $32,816.11 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,815.25 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKOVICS, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,815.08 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, LINDA L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $32,815.03 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIJACZ, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $32,814.82 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEUERMANN, HERMAN W Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $32,814.74 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHRISTINE L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $32,814.46 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHL, ERIN M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $32,814.38 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAGHER, DENISE M Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $32,814.35 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SONIA S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $32,814.16 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ-WILLIAMS, MARIA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $32,814.07 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURBRUEGG, ALBERTA R Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $32,814.02 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEMONS, DEBRA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,813.72 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANTS, FRANK Employer name Broome County Amount $32,813.69 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RALANDO Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $32,813.59 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINOLFI, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $32,813.58 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYB, CHERYL A Employer name Warren County Amount $32,813.42 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SARAH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,813.15 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSE, ERWIN C, JR Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $32,813.12 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JULIE R Employer name Broome County Amount $32,813.08 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, ANDREA R Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,812.84 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, CLAUDIA I Employer name Erie County Amount $32,812.50 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LANGSTON B Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,812.49 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, PAULA Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $32,812.22 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISCZUK, MICHAEL F Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $32,812.21 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, GLORIA J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $32,812.16 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGULO, SERGIO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $32,812.00 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENJAMIN D Employer name Ontario County Amount $32,811.82 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,811.70 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES W Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,811.70 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUKE, AMY S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $32,811.33 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGEL, KATRINA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,810.71 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System