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 MANFREDINI, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,873.55 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARQUART, AMANDA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,873.06 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DOROTHY P Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $31,872.92 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONCE, MARY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,872.91 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SARAH L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $31,872.86 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, ZACHARY H Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $31,872.69 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELLA, LANCE Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,872.36 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, BRENDA J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $31,872.12 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SEAN L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $31,871.46 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, MARLENA G Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,871.22 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, JOSHUA Employer name City of Troy Amount $31,871.10 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBO, JAMES R Employer name Essex County Amount $31,870.88 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,870.82 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, PATRICK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,870.43 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KAITLIN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,870.41 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORAN, BRENDAN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,870.26 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUNG, LILY A Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $31,870.25 Date 12/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINSDOERFER, DIANNE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,869.59 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, ROBIN J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $31,869.34 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPOLIENE, RIMA Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,869.32 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTORE, NICK Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,868.69 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, CAROLINE Employer name Orange County Amount $31,868.41 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, COREY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,868.16 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHANNA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,867.50 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, NORA E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $31,867.33 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOHN P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,867.30 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, AMY K Employer name Broome County Amount $31,867.07 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECOPIO, NICHOLAS A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,866.29 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, JOHN A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $31,865.96 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, DEBBIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,865.40 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKISHUN, VANIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $31,865.32 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASNER, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $31,865.31 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SALLY A Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $31,865.11 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, CHELSEA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,864.31 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, HEATHER B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,863.83 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CAMELA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,863.62 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, BETHANY R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $31,863.37 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, CODY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $31,863.25 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JEANNE M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $31,863.10 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, BARBARA L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $31,862.84 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, JOHN S Employer name City of Norwich Amount $31,862.71 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $31,862.71 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CAROL L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $31,862.63 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVNER, CYNTHIA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $31,862.34 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, MARILEE D Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $31,862.24 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKSON, SAMUEL B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,862.22 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, EMILY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,862.22 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, BRANDI B Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,862.11 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CAMERON J Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $31,862.06 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, MARIA T Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,861.85 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVALLEE-COOK, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,861.59 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RANDY I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,861.31 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDWARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,860.81 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS-DEFAYETTE, ALYSIA M Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $31,860.75 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIK, NORA E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $31,860.60 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARLOS Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $31,860.04 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,859.93 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, MARIANNE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,859.36 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMANN, MICHAEL J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $31,859.19 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BRANDE R Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $31,858.53 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, JOEL L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $31,858.46 Date 10/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, ANGELA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $31,858.22 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTONI, EDWARD B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $31,858.15 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CARISSA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,857.47 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, AVYLENE M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $31,857.02 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMJI, RAFFAT Z Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,857.00 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, TIZIANA F Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,856.49 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELSON Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $31,856.48 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, WENDY L Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $31,856.16 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, KELLIE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,856.10 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BING, MARIE F Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,855.95 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, SCOTT W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,855.84 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNAM, ANNE M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $31,855.26 Date 10/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUL, VICTOR A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,855.10 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZA, JOSEPH R Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,854.94 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, STEPHEN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,853.87 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KENNETH A Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $31,853.86 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, AMANDA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,853.56 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, PAUL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,852.80 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ROSS W Employer name Erie County Amount $31,852.76 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,852.66 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURILLO, HELMUT I Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,852.00 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, DONNA L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,851.83 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, GARY R, JR Employer name Town of Amity Amount $31,851.76 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $31,851.25 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-SAUVE, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,851.06 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SARAH W Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $31,850.94 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE-SQUIRES, LAURIE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,850.83 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,850.63 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, ANDREW C Employer name Albany County Amount $31,850.56 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PAULA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,850.43 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, LISA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,850.21 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LINDA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,850.06 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, SEAN M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,849.86 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ALBERT J, III Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,849.79 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABELL, PAMELA A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $31,849.50 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, CHAD G Employer name Town of Lodi Amount $31,849.50 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,849.12 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPIAK, KYLE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,848.75 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTRY, LORI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,848.71 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System