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 MILLS, ERIC J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $31,564.59 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA ROCQUE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,563.83 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ANNE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $31,563.77 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFF, MOLLY K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,563.07 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, SHERI M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $31,563.04 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MILDRED C Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $31,562.78 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTINE M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $31,562.56 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CINDY L Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $31,562.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, STEVEN W Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $31,562.09 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMERI, WILLIAM F Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,562.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, KEVIN R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $31,561.70 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICIA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $31,561.47 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, DENG WONG Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $31,560.87 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, TIFFANY T Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,560.79 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT W Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,560.53 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, JAMES C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,560.39 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CRAIG M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,560.26 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, CYRENA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,560.15 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BAR, TRAVIS M Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $31,559.93 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMMEN, SHERLY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $31,559.82 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,559.73 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JEFFREY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,559.59 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNOO, INDRANIE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,558.54 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSPIECH, SHELLY A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $31,558.41 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITONI, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,558.34 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LINDA S Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $31,558.21 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, SUSAN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $31,557.98 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, BRANDON R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,557.78 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, DEBORAH L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $31,557.06 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, STEVEN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,556.97 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, BRIAN R D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $31,556.97 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BROOKE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,556.97 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, STEPHEN T Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $31,556.76 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, JENNIFER Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,556.65 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTLAW, AALIYAH K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $31,556.37 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CAROLINE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $31,556.36 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNORR, PAULA A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $31,556.18 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, OKIRA Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,556.07 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MARCIA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,556.07 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, NASTASSIA N Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,556.07 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ATENA, ANGELA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,556.07 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA-RIGGIO, LISA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,556.07 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, KIM M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $31,555.71 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSIK, ELAINE E Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $31,555.51 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEFUMO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $31,555.50 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTIEN, LORI A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,554.95 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANDREA, SUE A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,554.61 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SCOTT C Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,554.12 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFIR, GLENN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,554.00 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELOTTI, ANGELINA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,553.80 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MARILYN J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,553.20 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, RAYMOND D Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $31,553.09 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JONATHAN R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $31,553.06 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCHIOTO, ANTHONY M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $31,552.44 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, RENEE C Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,552.32 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $31,552.13 Date 11/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTEGIACOMO, ELENE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $31,552.09 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, BRIAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,551.92 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRK, CORY M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $31,551.75 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LILIANA Employer name Orange County Amount $31,551.50 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, GAYLE Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $31,551.17 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARGARET C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,551.09 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, KATHRYN A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $31,551.07 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, ERLYN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,550.71 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, VINCENT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,550.28 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCE, JACQUELINE R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,550.26 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADICK, DANIELLE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,550.22 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, NANCY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,550.15 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, MAVIS J Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,550.10 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTURI, PAULA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,549.62 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $31,549.46 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUERLEIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,549.42 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCILLOTTI, ROBERT S Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $31,549.25 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, PETER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,548.99 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CLAREASE E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $31,548.69 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSHAW, JESSICA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,548.64 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ELLEN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,548.62 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, BRIAN J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,548.45 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, DANIEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,548.16 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITBREAD, ANDREW R Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $31,548.15 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, EILEEN G Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $31,548.08 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, GLORIA Employer name Ulster County Amount $31,547.94 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, HEATHER B Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,547.85 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOTTO, JOSEPH A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $31,547.71 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAPEN, JACOB Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,547.60 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, MARIA G Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $31,547.54 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAIN, DANIEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,547.46 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DOMINIQUE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,547.43 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, THEODORE L, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $31,547.38 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, LISA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,547.20 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, LINDSAY N Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,547.12 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TRACEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $31,546.79 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, KENT D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $31,546.78 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $31,546.72 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GRACE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,546.72 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, AMBER C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,546.53 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LAURA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,546.01 Date 03/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, ANDRE F Employer name Warren County Amount $31,545.72 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, MICHELE D Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $31,545.61 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARANO, MARGARET N Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $31,545.59 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System