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, RAQUEL S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,196.09 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERS, LISA C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $32,195.93 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER, BYRON J Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $32,195.33 Date 11/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVENER, LISA E Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $32,195.05 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUHAUS, MEGAN C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $32,195.01 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALT, KRYSTAL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $32,194.91 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAI, BAO X Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,194.78 Date 08/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPET, AMANDA Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $32,194.48 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, ASHLEY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,194.45 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IANNUZZO, CAROLINE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $32,194.43 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELEGRINO, FRANK M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,194.38 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOCK, KIERAN T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,194.30 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHANDARI, HARKA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,193.84 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, VICKI L Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $32,193.80 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $32,193.78 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSLOW, JAKE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,193.34 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, PEGGY S Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $32,193.25 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, JOREN F Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $32,192.57 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ANN T Employer name Potsdam Public Library Amount $32,192.51 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRITNEY M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,192.47 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACATENA, DONNA P Employer name City of Utica Amount $32,192.37 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, KAREN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,192.35 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, DANIEL R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $32,192.28 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, JANET N Employer name Perry Public Library Amount $32,192.09 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORRS, LINDA S Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $32,191.58 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEASLEY, LETTISHA Y Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,191.53 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERVILLE, SUSAN H Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $32,191.41 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,191.13 Date 11/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MARISSA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,191.11 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, YAO MING Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $32,191.06 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, CYNTHIA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $32,190.73 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, VICKI L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $32,190.53 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, MAXINE C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $32,190.45 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $32,190.15 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEPHEN E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $32,189.79 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CRAIG S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,189.54 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $32,189.51 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, MARVIN P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $32,189.40 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, SOCORRO Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,189.20 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, MARTA Y Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,189.20 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETUK, MERLEINE A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,189.20 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIANI, MARICELIZ Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $32,189.20 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, KATHY L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,189.19 Date 02/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTIERI, ROSALIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $32,188.99 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, GAIL M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $32,188.90 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SALLY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $32,188.68 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, AMELIA A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $32,188.37 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,187.94 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, RONALD T T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,187.94 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DOUGLAS R Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,187.58 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLESE, REGINA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,187.41 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Bleecker Amount $32,186.68 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT-STEINER, NANCY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,186.17 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $32,185.92 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, GEORGE M Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $32,185.91 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANOS, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $32,185.84 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, ASHER Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $32,185.79 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, MARGARET E Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,185.58 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, TODD C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $32,185.34 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, DEREK Employer name Warren County Amount $32,185.21 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, BRIDGETT A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $32,185.13 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINE, ZENAIDA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,184.85 Date 02/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONTON, CHRISTY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $32,184.61 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLA, ARLENE B Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $32,184.53 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISTON, LOUIS D Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $32,184.47 Date 09/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, BARBARA J Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $32,184.31 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $32,184.14 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMILE, AMANDA H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,184.00 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $32,183.80 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, ZAIDA M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $32,183.80 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKS, JUDITH S Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $32,183.76 Date 03/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, PATRICIA M Employer name Albany County Amount $32,183.75 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SETH C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $32,183.56 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, JEAN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,183.47 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SIJI Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $32,183.28 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHUGA, DISHPAUL S Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $32,182.99 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TONIQUE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,182.59 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $32,182.49 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERIN, MICHAEL J, SR Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $32,181.98 Date 06/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCASTRO, ADALGISA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $32,181.61 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, HELEN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,181.58 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COKLEY, ROSELYNE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,181.25 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARO, MICHAEL V Employer name Erie County Amount $32,181.17 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBLEE, BARBARA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,179.95 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, KIMBERLY C Employer name Erie County Amount $32,179.58 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROCHO, GONZALO Employer name Westchester County Amount $32,179.19 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, KATHRINE M Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $32,179.02 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANIK, MARY ANN Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $32,177.80 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, MARGARET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,177.60 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,177.60 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKER, ANGELA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $32,177.58 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, DEREK P Employer name Erie County Amount $32,177.24 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KRYSTAL S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $32,176.61 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, DEBRA L Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $32,176.01 Date 02/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ERICA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,175.61 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEE, HELEN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,175.54 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOKNAUTH, TAMARA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,175.51 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEVON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $32,175.29 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY-HENDERSON, DENISE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $32,175.21 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, STEPHANIE A Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $32,175.03 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System