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 HOUCK, DENISE C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $31,985.30 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELINSKY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,984.91 Date 10/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIOLILLO, PATRICIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,984.67 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, LUIS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,984.50 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, NANCY L Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $31,984.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, JAY V Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $31,983.99 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RAISSA M Employer name Education Department Amount $31,983.95 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTARD, CARLA J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $31,983.94 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMAIN, JANICE M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $31,983.67 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, STUART J, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $31,983.24 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ERIC J Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $31,982.96 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, THAISIS Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $31,982.63 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGIALOSI, ANGELA Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $31,982.40 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,982.27 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYDER, REGINA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,982.00 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIN, SCOTT C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,981.98 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUE, KAREN M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $31,981.65 Date 11/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHEILSHIFTER, MATTHEW T Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,981.53 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARIEFF, ZAKIYA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,981.45 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, YAZMIN T Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,980.85 Date 08/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARY B Employer name Erie County Amount $31,980.69 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, BETTY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,980.49 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTA, TRACY L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,980.29 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODFORD, THERESA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,980.22 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LISA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $31,979.22 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARASCIO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,979.12 Date 08/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMUSO, CARMEN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,979.10 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, SANDRA E Employer name Village of Chester Amount $31,978.63 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWLEY, JORDAN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,978.44 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREXLER, JULIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,977.58 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JUSTIN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,977.56 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERHAUSER, DONNA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $31,977.18 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, JESSICA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $31,976.91 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVEY, LAURA A Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,976.73 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, JAMAL Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $31,976.63 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS-HARTLOFF, KATHY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,976.43 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONKERY, SHEILA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,975.83 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LAURIE J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,975.57 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, TYLER J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $31,975.51 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERINGER, SABRINA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $31,975.51 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIMAN, AMANDA B Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $31,975.22 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, LINETTE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,975.09 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMISON, RICO D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $31,974.72 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BETSY B Employer name Tioga County Amount $31,974.45 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, ANNA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,974.30 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, REBECCA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,974.27 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTHE, TIRA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,974.25 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODE, JORDAN H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,974.24 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, KARIN L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,974.06 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEY, GRACE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,974.05 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER-KEENAN, MICHELE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,973.47 Date 05/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,972.04 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DONNA C Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $31,972.00 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIOTTI, JOHN P Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,971.84 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $31,971.81 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, THERESA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $31,971.70 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSTRAY-MICHALAK, CORI L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $31,970.91 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEREDITH J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,970.80 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNOO, DRUPATIE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,970.42 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, AMELIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,970.36 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RENEE S Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $31,970.19 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, PEIZHEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,969.79 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATHISH, PARAKKAT Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,969.67 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, SHARON Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $31,969.07 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, SCOTT E Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,968.81 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,968.44 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACION, LINDA L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $31,968.44 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, DOUGLAS C Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,968.27 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, SANDRA L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $31,968.25 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, JOANNE T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,968.18 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $31,968.04 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $31,968.04 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JAMIE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,967.99 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELONE, CAROL E Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $31,967.36 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTWER, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,966.85 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICARRO, JUDITH A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $31,966.04 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHOS, MARY Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $31,965.96 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCO, MICHAEL F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,965.75 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, MEGAN K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,965.38 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $31,965.21 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, MICHELLE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,965.01 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMI, KELLY R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $31,964.99 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN BIANCO, DE ANN L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $31,964.96 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Andes CSD Amount $31,964.53 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGOGLIA, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $31,964.43 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTINA, CHARLES F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,964.13 Date 03/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EDNA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,963.31 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLER, JAMES C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,962.66 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRELL, ANDREW C Employer name Erie County Amount $31,962.53 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSHUWEIT, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $31,962.49 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEGOS, ANA C Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $31,962.41 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, ERIN E Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $31,962.37 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $31,962.25 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, EFFIE N Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $31,962.14 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JOHN B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $31,962.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKOSE, JESSYMOL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,962.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHEONNA D Employer name Yates County Amount $31,961.59 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOROWSKI, MAUREEN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $31,961.27 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, MANDI M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,961.19 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, TAMMY L Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $31,960.64 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System