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 SMITH, BETH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,895.19 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, W JAY Employer name Bath CSD Amount $31,895.18 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, DAVIA G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,895.09 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ERIN R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,894.89 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, STEPHEN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,894.49 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,894.47 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBUGLIO, GAIL M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $31,894.43 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, JOYCE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,894.26 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, KARL F Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $31,894.11 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SUSAN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,893.81 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KARIN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $31,893.30 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROS, DEBORAH A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,892.99 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANI, DONNA F Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $31,892.86 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFKA, JEFFREY M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $31,892.68 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINGA, RANDY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,891.75 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLUZIO, ATHENA M Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $31,891.65 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TARA M Employer name Orange County Amount $31,891.31 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ANDREW A Employer name Yates County Amount $31,891.16 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, TAMMY J Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $31,891.02 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, ELISSA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,889.95 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, PATRICIA HUETHER Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,889.93 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, BARBARA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,889.85 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,889.82 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEGAHMEHR, HOOMAN Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,889.42 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, JOY M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $31,889.42 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOGGAN, ROBERT C Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $31,889.40 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN-BOYNTON, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $31,889.34 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, LINDA J Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $31,889.00 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA-GONZALEZ, ISABELA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,888.94 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDO, ADAM F Employer name Erie County Amount $31,888.73 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGENDAHL, ANNETTE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $31,888.46 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VETTE, TERESA M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $31,888.37 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGINSKI, JOSEPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,888.35 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $31,888.08 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, CALVIN M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,887.88 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKERMONT, TIMOTHY F, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,887.16 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINGBA, ADEKUNLE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,887.13 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,886.85 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, KEVIN M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $31,886.64 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELKER, PETER H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,886.18 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALCZAK, MARK G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $31,886.00 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, EDWARD J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,885.91 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDD, HANSRAJIE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $31,885.90 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, DAVID M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $31,885.71 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAMELA A Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $31,885.60 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, AMANDA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $31,885.30 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, GAIL R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,885.26 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERGEEST, KIVA A Employer name City of Rome Amount $31,884.97 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, LISA A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $31,884.39 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DESIRAE Employer name Broome County Amount $31,884.19 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, MARK A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $31,884.08 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, BARBARA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,883.71 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHELE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,883.68 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, MICHAEL V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,883.58 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYCHA, BRANDON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,883.37 Date 08/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, MATTHEW D Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $31,883.02 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, RYAN M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $31,882.54 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZILVA, MAUREEN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,882.52 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FATIMA Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $31,882.22 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIM A Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,881.90 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKES-NELSON, LISA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $31,881.68 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CYNTHIA E Employer name Education Department Amount $31,881.36 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARA, JASMINE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,881.33 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARTHA J Employer name Town of Aurelius Amount $31,880.76 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKER, JULIE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,880.65 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIAN, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,880.64 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, JASON A Employer name Town of Junius Amount $31,880.62 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, LISA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,880.41 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, BIAGINA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,879.89 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, DAVID DOUGLAS Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,879.81 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $31,879.75 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAFOLLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,879.74 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAUNA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $31,879.47 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, PATRICIA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $31,879.33 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, NANCY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,879.28 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLWITZ, ROBERT W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,879.14 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, JORAM J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,879.04 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRIAN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,878.99 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTAVERDE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $31,878.94 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGELSKI, KAREN S Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $31,878.70 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGROSSER, AMANDA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,878.54 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, CAROLE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $31,878.44 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, GARY W Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,878.29 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEDS, BRANDI L Employer name Seneca County Amount $31,878.28 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANITES, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,877.77 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC COY, PAMELA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $31,877.35 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOSHUA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $31,876.53 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MELISSA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,876.53 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEER, AMANDA G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,876.41 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLETT, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,875.82 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, BRITTANY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,875.74 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RERECICH-KOSTNER, LINDA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,875.53 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DELL P Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $31,875.36 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GELDER, KYLE R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $31,875.12 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TYEISHA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,875.09 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, BILLIE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,874.61 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, ANTONISE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,874.59 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, DENNIS R Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $31,874.24 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE R Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $31,873.96 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEU, JUSTIN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $31,873.69 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System