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 RHYMER, ZAKIYA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,474.20 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, YOLANDA D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $32,473.77 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLI, RICHARD D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,473.74 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TONY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,473.62 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERCIAK, JOAN P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,473.62 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PETER A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $32,473.51 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONCONISH, KENNETH L, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,473.09 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,473.00 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KION K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $32,472.99 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, MARILYN J Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,472.45 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, MARY L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $32,472.14 Date 10/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, HAROLD W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,471.90 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMON, AARON T Employer name Erie County Amount $32,471.50 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZILE, VLADIMIR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,471.37 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPPA, CHRISTIE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $32,470.99 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSMIERCZAK, JAMES P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $32,470.95 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Chenango County Amount $32,470.37 Date 07/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPFEL, EILEEN N Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,469.96 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JESSE E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,469.89 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAZZAWI, HALA K Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,469.53 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, FAY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,469.47 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $32,469.43 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DANIEL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $32,469.38 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTELLI, ENZO A Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $32,469.33 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, LOREN I Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $32,469.28 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, DAWN M Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $32,469.15 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZCZAK, LISA A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $32,469.09 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSMER, JOSEPH K Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $32,468.64 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACIOPPO, ANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,468.60 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, FANNY Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $32,468.41 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICK E Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $32,468.31 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE-KNEWSTUB, CHEYENNE Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $32,468.22 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, HOLLY M Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $32,468.12 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNICK, KRISTEN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $32,468.10 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $32,468.09 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, VICTORIA J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,467.93 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, SUSAN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $32,467.89 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RUTH A Employer name Broome County Amount $32,467.79 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENERI, ANTHONY M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $32,467.70 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, DIANE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,467.49 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, ANDREW L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,466.99 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGH, TRACY D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $32,466.90 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $32,466.77 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, ALLICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $32,466.60 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINOTTI, SHANNON L Employer name Erie County Amount $32,466.60 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNISON, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Union Amount $32,466.53 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINALY, RAJESH K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,466.49 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, JEAN M Employer name Walton CSD Amount $32,466.34 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, NANCY Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $32,466.31 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, KRISTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,466.30 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANTINI, GINO N Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $32,466.25 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, TRACI M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $32,466.11 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, DEIRDRE P Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $32,465.99 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSANYA, EUNICE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $32,465.53 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JEREMY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,465.36 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDMAN, ANDREA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $32,465.16 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCELLI, BRITTANY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,464.84 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, MELINDA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,464.51 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, PATRICIA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $32,464.41 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, HERBERT J Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $32,464.25 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEATHER R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,464.20 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MAUREEN C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,464.18 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMTON, ETHAN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,463.88 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, PATRICE Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $32,463.88 Date 09/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ROSE M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $32,463.82 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, KATRINA M Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $32,463.70 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRINO, JUDITH M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $32,463.55 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, NICOLE E Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,463.46 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, TALIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,463.39 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SONIA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,462.89 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAUD, GRACIELA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $32,462.51 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JULIE F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,462.38 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, THERESE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,462.38 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMES, ROBERT R Employer name City of Albany Amount $32,462.20 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CYCILE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,462.07 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHNESTOCK, BRADY R Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,461.79 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRITTANY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,461.42 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TODD J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $32,461.40 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,461.20 Date 02/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NYCHELLE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,460.86 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEREMY W Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $32,460.71 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, COLLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,460.70 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, MARY DIANNE Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $32,460.19 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ROSE V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $32,460.11 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, DOUGLAS E Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $32,460.04 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZAK, ANDRZEJ J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $32,458.92 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIW, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $32,458.91 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, EMILY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $32,458.88 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, AMANDA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,458.51 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, BRENDA L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $32,458.44 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDA, JESSICA M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $32,457.77 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONUFFER, APRIL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,457.75 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMAY, ANNE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $32,457.26 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIC GLIRE, PATRICIA E Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $32,456.88 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTES, KATHLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,456.49 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANEQUA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $32,456.47 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, CHINEE Y Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $32,456.01 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, GWEN Y Employer name Erie County Amount $32,455.08 Date 08/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, STEPHEN R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $32,454.89 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEBOIS, NANCY J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $32,454.72 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System