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 WASIELEWSKI, CHARITY Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,347.53 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVAUX, JAMIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,347.28 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDORFI, MONIQUE B Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $31,346.96 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,346.79 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD-SMITH, TERESA CATHERINE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $31,346.72 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDITH V Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,346.42 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONICA B E Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $31,346.04 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, THOMARIS Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,345.61 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, TRACY L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $31,345.40 Date 09/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS G Employer name City of Norwich Amount $31,345.19 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARK A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,344.98 Date 11/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGLE, SUSAN F Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,344.74 Date 02/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTICK, FRANK P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,344.48 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINEAUX, JASON R Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $31,344.42 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, ANDREW A Employer name Village of Akron Amount $31,344.35 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER GOETZ, NORA Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $31,344.00 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBROTHER, BARRY W Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $31,344.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $31,344.00 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, SHERRY A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $31,343.97 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DEBRA A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $31,343.72 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLEGLY, JASON M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,343.71 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, CAROLE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $31,342.90 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, BRODY D Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $31,342.83 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SUZANNE O Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,342.51 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, ALLISON Employer name Orleans County Amount $31,342.48 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, NICOLE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $31,342.30 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, LINDA M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $31,342.19 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ERIN P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $31,341.62 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, CAROL L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $31,341.53 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, SHUANG YAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,341.35 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ANTONIO D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,340.87 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, STEVEN M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $31,340.82 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JOHANNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,340.62 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, WENDY C Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $31,340.44 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIMINEUR, DEAN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,340.26 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MEGHAN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $31,340.25 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DALE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,340.23 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, AARON J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,340.18 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, COURTNEY L E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,340.10 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLLEEN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $31,339.66 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBY, MARIE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,339.42 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HAMLIN, DAVID B Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,339.20 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWL, BRENDA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,339.03 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, VERNETTE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,339.03 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, RUTH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,338.75 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NICHOLAS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,337.72 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSMAN, BETH A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,337.62 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MILTON D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $31,337.60 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $31,337.40 Date 12/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIM, KAYLA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,337.35 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEFLER, JAMES W, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $31,337.05 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LANCE A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $31,337.02 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, ANDREW P Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,337.00 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGAC, RENEE K Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $31,336.85 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $31,336.83 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, COREY Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,336.54 Date 11/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CORINNE C Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,336.48 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRYAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,336.20 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, ATIYA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,335.95 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JAMES A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $31,335.87 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, MICHAEL P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $31,335.37 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGWOOD, DAVID S Employer name City of Oswego Amount $31,335.11 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSECA J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,334.95 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HORA, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Union Amount $31,334.79 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSTAFF, JAMES E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,334.73 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN-CAPASSO, ROBIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $31,334.15 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,334.10 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,334.05 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEVSEYEVA, IRINA N Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $31,333.93 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, THERESA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,333.88 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAQUEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,333.85 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROMATY, NICOLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,333.81 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALATI, TAMMY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,333.76 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ELIZABETH B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,333.58 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALENTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,332.64 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDOVICH, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $31,332.60 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, BRENDAN K Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $31,331.83 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WILLIAM F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $31,331.49 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAAT, ARJEN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $31,331.42 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, JANICE M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $31,331.15 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DYEISHA M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $31,331.12 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, KATIE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,331.05 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASUALDO, MARIA I Employer name Broome County Amount $31,331.00 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BRIENNE N Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $31,330.90 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JONATHAN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,330.81 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPE, CHELSEY R Employer name Greene County Amount $31,330.68 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, ROBERT L Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $31,330.10 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $31,330.03 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZNICKI, TAMMY S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,329.76 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARETTI, EILEEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,329.64 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JULIANNA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,329.64 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSA, DONNA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,329.64 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIANESE, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,329.64 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZSIK, CLAUDIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $31,329.31 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEW, JACQUELINE A Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $31,329.06 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MARIA D Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $31,328.80 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINSKI, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,327.84 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JASON D Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $31,327.13 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOARES, SUSAN Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $31,326.86 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINFOOT, JOHN P Employer name Broome County Amount $31,326.81 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System