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 SPRAGUE, DAWN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $31,588.12 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, DONALD F Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $31,587.58 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, AMANDA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,587.16 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, KIMBERLY Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $31,586.23 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, AMY I Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.19 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRARY, DEBRA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.14 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANITA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.13 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFEN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.12 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, TINA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,586.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN-DUFRENE, BRANDIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.11 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, AMY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.11 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JUDY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.10 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, TAMARA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,586.10 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, PATRICIA M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $31,585.76 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHORST, DANIEL T, JR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $31,585.75 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEXTER, MICHELLE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $31,585.73 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONIS, JONI M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $31,585.41 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAS, TIBERIU Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,585.32 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHUS, KERRY V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $31,584.99 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, RONALD A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $31,584.55 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROCELLI, LISA A Employer name Education Department Amount $31,584.41 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVAO, PAMELA J Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $31,584.00 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, JENNIFER A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,583.93 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLER, JOHN A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,583.77 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, KEITH A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $31,583.33 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLERY, MONDY Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,583.33 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, DAVID E Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $31,582.94 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JACK T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $31,582.57 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,582.20 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JENNIFER W Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $31,582.01 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, JAMES F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $31,581.08 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR, DARLA MAE Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,580.93 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JACK A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $31,580.22 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICK C Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,580.16 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, LORI C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,580.08 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MANISH K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,579.96 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, SCOTT R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,579.80 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, PAUL W Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $31,579.44 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTZ, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $31,579.31 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALINN, LINDSEY M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $31,579.26 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMPORE, DENISE M Employer name Town of Persia Amount $31,579.06 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAOSEBIKAN, BUKOLA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,578.93 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, KATIE L Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $31,578.71 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, CHELSEY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,578.45 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, BRIDGET C Employer name Erie County Amount $31,578.35 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, TRAVIS J Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,578.16 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, DANIEL E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,578.15 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, BENJAMIN E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $31,578.07 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN E Employer name Warren County Amount $31,577.86 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERBER, MARTIN E Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $31,577.73 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, VASILIKY Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $31,577.43 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, GASPAR Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,576.95 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, TIMOTHY D, II Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $31,575.53 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JAY Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $31,575.36 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCI, JAMES A Employer name Town of Malta Amount $31,575.00 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTMANN, STEVEN H Employer name Town of Malta Amount $31,575.00 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBREAB, HIWOT Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,574.80 Date 01/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JANET Employer name Greene County Amount $31,574.69 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $31,574.68 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $31,574.49 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, PAMELA S Employer name Town of Danby Amount $31,574.35 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, WILLIE D, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,574.32 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,574.30 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, KIM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $31,574.14 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JENNIFER A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,573.93 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOELS, PATRICIA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,573.91 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CONNOR P Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $31,573.75 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZELL, TRACY L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $31,573.51 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, LISA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,573.39 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JESSICA E Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,573.01 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, SARAH L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,572.77 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSPOOLE, TRISTAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,572.32 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, SPARKLE A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $31,572.20 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKKELSEN, JOSHUA S Employer name Town of Hector Amount $31,571.78 Date 11/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, KYLE D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $31,571.41 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARELLI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $31,571.24 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBIN N Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $31,571.09 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACQUELYN Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,571.03 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JESSE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,570.93 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWELL, EBONY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,570.53 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAINTENON, JESSICA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,570.50 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ASHLEY M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $31,570.07 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, SARAH E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,570.00 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, TAMMY L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $31,569.96 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTER, MICHELLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,569.90 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSEN, EVA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,569.52 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFER, ROXANA C Employer name Education Department Amount $31,568.96 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILONI, VALERIE K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,568.75 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $31,567.29 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERSEN, ELLEN D Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,567.22 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, MINA J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,567.06 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFNER, DONNA L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,567.02 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEBIANCO, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,566.94 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHANJI, SABERA G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,566.71 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZGAJEWSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,566.31 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, CARLOS E Employer name Albany County Amount $31,566.28 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, WANDA R Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $31,566.23 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYKOWSKI, MARIA Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,565.97 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JO ANNE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,565.29 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MARCUS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $31,565.20 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System