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 JOHNSON, BECKY J Employer name Broome County Amount $32,682.46 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYSOCHANSKYY, VITALIY I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $32,682.14 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WDOWIASZ, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $32,681.94 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUTES, JEREMY D Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $32,681.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKEN, MARY P Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $32,681.64 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-THOMAS, KAREN Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $32,681.14 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAS, LEON J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,681.07 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, VIRGINIA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $32,681.05 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRAYDON H Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,680.67 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, KENNETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,680.00 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $32,679.98 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWM, LAL R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,679.81 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, DUANE A Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $32,679.21 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, JEFFREY N Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,678.62 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRICH, CLAUDINE O Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,678.05 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENSKOSKI, BRAD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,678.01 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, FELIPE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,677.61 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOSEPH H Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $32,677.60 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACEY, KENNETH R, II Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,676.98 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, STACEY M Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,676.44 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, PEGGY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,676.43 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALZARIF, MARWAN C Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,676.40 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALL, SEAN F Employer name Holley CSD Amount $32,676.35 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZEMORE, MARY BETH Employer name Erie County Amount $32,676.27 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATURA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,676.07 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDNIEWSKI, PATRICIA Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $32,675.99 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, ZAHIRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,674.58 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DONALD J Employer name Albany County Amount $32,674.17 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONITZER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,674.14 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JESSICA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,673.94 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARGARET D Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,673.92 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTZ, JENNIFER R Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,673.90 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDOLLAR, JOHN R Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,673.03 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, GISELE M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,672.90 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, PAULA M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,672.85 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,672.79 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOW, JASON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,672.44 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JOHN S Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $32,672.34 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, TERRY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $32,672.32 Date 01/03/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOZZO, GREGORY N Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $32,672.22 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VALERIE J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $32,672.00 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, GLENN E Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $32,671.65 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPP, ROBERT F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,671.59 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRACKLAND, JOHN A, JR Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,671.46 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, ROCCO Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $32,671.14 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDT, TAMMY L Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $32,671.12 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENISE D Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $32,670.93 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURCZAK, DANIELLE M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $32,670.75 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANS, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $32,670.60 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFERT, CASEY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,670.56 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, LISA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $32,669.90 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSLEBEN, JAMES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,669.49 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LIMA, VALERIE J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $32,668.97 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, FREDERICK Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,668.71 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RONALD G Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $32,668.69 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, JOANNE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $32,668.44 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, PRECIOUS S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,668.26 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, TIERNNEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,668.25 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIRE, MARGARET A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $32,668.17 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONLEA, MICHELLE R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $32,668.12 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETENSKI, TINA MARIE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $32,667.99 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MICHELE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $32,667.76 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, KATHERINE-ANN H Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $32,667.52 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANNON D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,667.32 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ERIC M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $32,667.31 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ERIN E Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $32,667.01 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABELLA, MARK P Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $32,666.56 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, MELANIE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,666.44 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JULIE E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $32,666.15 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALION, MICHAEL G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,666.12 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILBONE, DEBRA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,665.90 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, JOSEPH M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $32,665.01 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, LORENZO W Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $32,665.01 Date 08/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, LEE E Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $32,664.98 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, HALEY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,664.89 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LEYLA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $32,664.27 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MARY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,664.25 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, EVAN Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $32,664.07 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALFORD, JULIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,664.06 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLE, BRIDGET A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,662.37 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIN, CHARLES W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,662.32 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, JUSTIN Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,661.95 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $32,661.83 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DELORES A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $32,661.65 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTOFF, ANDREW C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,661.58 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SATTORA, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $32,661.44 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $32,661.44 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,661.30 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYHILL, LINDA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,661.30 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, LUKE R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,661.29 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $32,661.13 Date 05/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUET, YVES FRANTZ B Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $32,661.00 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMAK, MICHELLE A Employer name Broome County Amount $32,660.81 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DANIELLE L Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $32,660.58 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRESS, KIM M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,659.50 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITALIANO, JACK, JR Employer name Miller Place Fire District Amount $32,659.20 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORE, MELISSA C Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,659.04 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGASON, RUSSELL R Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $32,659.04 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, TERRY D Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $32,659.03 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACLYN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,658.85 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System