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 HOWELLS, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,415.78 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DANIELLE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,415.31 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEABO, SHAWNA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $32,415.23 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAMELA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,415.06 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE E Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $32,415.03 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELINGE, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,414.86 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULD, ANTHONY P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $32,414.76 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, MELANIE J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $32,414.65 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TREVOR K Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $32,414.60 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DEWAYNE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,414.48 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $32,414.08 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAU, JOYCE E Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,414.01 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHNER, SUSANN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,413.82 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGOOD, KELSEY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,413.77 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, CYNTHIA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $32,413.71 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, GLENDAYE T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,413.31 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, ALLISON S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,413.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEWIS C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,413.06 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATANABE-HUDSPATH, TOMOMI Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $32,413.00 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DINQUIA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $32,412.96 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, JILL V Employer name Orange County Amount $32,412.65 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS C Employer name Washington County Amount $32,412.64 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, JONATHAN Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $32,412.36 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHENG, ALEXANDRA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $32,412.11 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDO, TAMARA S Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $32,412.08 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, RASHAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,411.75 Date 05/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISLOM, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $32,411.60 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAT, MIRKO Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,411.38 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDES, SHARON D Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $32,410.13 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUFFNER, SUSAN J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $32,409.50 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, SHIRLEY C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $32,409.46 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XLANDER, FREDERICK R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $32,409.28 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPELLAN, DANIEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,408.43 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADORN, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,408.40 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, BRENDAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,408.40 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLL, DEBRA K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,408.15 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTYSZYN, GEORGE W Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $32,408.05 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, PHILIP J Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,407.60 Date 05/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, SUSAN Employer name Town of Union Amount $32,407.15 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORN, PAULA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,407.14 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SANDRA J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $32,407.12 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, DANIELLE Y Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $32,407.08 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENSTEIN, JENNIFER J Employer name Village of Springville Amount $32,407.00 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,406.60 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, MICHELE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $32,406.14 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, PETER J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $32,405.97 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, TREVORLYN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,405.68 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGE, JASON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,405.43 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JACK D Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $32,405.20 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSULYN Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $32,404.42 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $32,402.87 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLO, SUSANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,402.79 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFISTER, WILLIAM E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $32,402.45 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $32,402.15 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMAR, PHILIP M Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $32,402.13 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONER, SUZANNE M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $32,402.10 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERER, JEANETTE Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $32,402.03 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TORRAY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,401.86 Date 06/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAB, PHYLLIS M Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,401.62 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, ANGELA M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $32,401.54 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, STEVEN R Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $32,401.12 Date 10/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CAROL M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $32,400.60 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, LYNN W Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,400.58 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, CESARINA M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $32,400.38 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZYNSKI, LU ANN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,400.08 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, DEBRA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,400.04 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, REGINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,400.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELA, JACQUELINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,399.99 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSHUA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $32,399.88 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $32,399.64 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, DAVID J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $32,399.04 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $32,399.02 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENHECK, STEPHEN D Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $32,398.99 Date 02/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $32,398.12 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISTOWSKI, ROBERT F Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $32,397.97 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $32,397.58 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DARREN T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $32,397.42 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLES, JUSTIN T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $32,396.86 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CURTIS A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $32,396.15 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KRISTIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,396.10 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, JENNIFER A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $32,395.34 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELO, ROSARIO C Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,394.95 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TINA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $32,394.94 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $32,394.62 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, W GERARD Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,394.33 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, JO-LYNN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,393.89 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGERIAN, LAURA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,393.83 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRADLEY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $32,393.69 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, CORINA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $32,393.66 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, TONI N Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $32,393.56 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, JEFFREY P Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $32,393.54 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, KAREN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,393.41 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE, MELANIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,393.01 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, CHERYL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,392.53 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULA, JO ELLEN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,392.53 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, STEVEN V Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $32,392.36 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEZO, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,392.24 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BRENDAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,392.07 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, LEON S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,391.78 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, NANCY L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $32,391.12 Date 05/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System