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 BARRETT, SONDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $31,648.48 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, JANICE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,648.40 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANITA JOYCE H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,648.33 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTLEY, CAROL Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $31,648.02 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENERSON, JAMES B, SR Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,647.93 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLE, LISA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $31,647.87 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERNECHT, MC KENZIE K Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,647.85 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADOR, CYNTHIA L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $31,647.84 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIER, SUZIE L Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $31,647.80 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JULIET K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,647.69 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JACQUELINE L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $31,647.24 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $31,647.17 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHO, CHRISTINE MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $31,646.74 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, JARRYD G Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,646.70 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, THERIAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,646.62 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DENISE R Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $31,646.40 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARUPINSKI, NAOMI Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $31,646.14 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMB-SMITH, PENDA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $31,645.74 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, BOBBI J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $31,645.52 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SANDRA S Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $31,645.34 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARELLI, BARBARA Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $31,645.11 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LA MARK Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,645.07 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MARY ANN Employer name Washington County Amount $31,645.06 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JEFFREY M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $31,644.74 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDO, PHYLLIS A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $31,644.72 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $31,644.58 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KATHY M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,643.98 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONDOLI, ADELAIDE J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $31,643.84 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONTEMPO, BRIAN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,643.68 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, VICKI J Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $31,643.55 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Galway CSD Amount $31,643.50 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITSMAN, JUNE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,643.49 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, TODD M Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $31,643.35 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTCH, COURTNEY N Employer name Broome County Amount $31,643.11 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRONS, BIANCA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,643.05 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, MARGARET A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $31,642.94 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $31,642.62 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLICKI, COLLEEN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,642.49 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBERG, ALICIA Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,642.40 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURIA, DIANE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,642.19 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, DELBERT F Employer name Town of North Norwich Amount $31,641.95 Date 10/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, AARON J Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $31,641.57 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBERT, DALE F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,641.45 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,641.29 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, VONDA K Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $31,641.21 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGAR, MICHELLE M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,641.00 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $31,640.88 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, VICKI A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $31,640.45 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKO, PAUL F Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $31,639.83 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALANO, GERARD L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,639.65 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOAN M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $31,639.58 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZWARNOWICZ, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $31,639.44 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMINA, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,639.36 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CLARK P Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $31,639.35 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, LYNDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,639.30 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, YELENA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,638.81 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERE, MOLLY B Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $31,638.46 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LINDA J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,638.25 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNEIRI, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $31,638.18 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUK, YI MAY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,638.03 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, RYAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,637.89 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NTUNGU, RUGANZA MOISE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,636.91 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, DONALD L Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $31,636.90 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THERESA A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $31,636.75 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, JOHN E Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $31,636.70 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, WILLIAM A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $31,636.49 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEER, PETER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,636.24 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKES, CHRISTINE L Employer name Greene County Amount $31,636.19 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, ZULEYKA Employer name Erie County Amount $31,636.14 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METTAM, LORI J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,635.91 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, ZANIFFA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,635.53 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, SUSAN E Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $31,635.39 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIE PRASS, ERICA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,635.24 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-TATE, KATRINA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,634.96 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, ARLEENE Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $31,634.79 Date 07/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSCH, JOANNE Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $31,634.73 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, SHAWNTRICE A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,634.63 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CHARLOTTE E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $31,634.49 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SANDRA Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,634.31 Date 05/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, SHEILA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,633.88 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DEBORAH L Employer name Village of Attica Amount $31,633.70 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAK, KENNETH C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,633.36 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JEANETTE Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $31,632.89 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJADA, CARLOS A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,632.78 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY P Employer name Chenango County Amount $31,632.72 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, EVELYN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $31,632.68 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGART, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,632.00 Date 09/02/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCHIAVO, MARGUERITE M Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $31,631.99 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEDER, LORI A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $31,631.96 Date 03/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPERO, PAUL P Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $31,631.85 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVES, CHARLES E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $31,631.64 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTY, JASON P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $31,631.51 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSINGHAM, ASHLEY M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,631.47 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYMUS, ROBERT W Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $31,631.33 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTZER, TIFFANY L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $31,631.04 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EMMA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,630.90 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROEN, JENNY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,630.89 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, VERMONICA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,630.68 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,630.65 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, YARA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,630.62 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System