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 RAMDEEN, DENNIS L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $31,129.85 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKERT, SCOTT Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $31,129.85 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, NELSON C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $31,129.85 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LI Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $31,129.85 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, ELIZABETH T Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $31,129.67 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, BERNARD Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,129.56 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GESEN, RENAE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,129.53 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, LINDA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,129.37 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKER, MICHELE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,129.28 Date 06/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LEO PAUL Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $31,129.25 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CONNIE T Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,129.20 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATER, ROUSHA C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,129.06 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZONE, DANIELLE N Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $31,129.00 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKIL, MICHAEL D Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,128.78 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUGH, DANIELLE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,128.44 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ORIE C Employer name Homer CSD Amount $31,128.40 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LAURA M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $31,127.22 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, PATRICIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,126.68 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, ANDREW D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,126.57 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, STEVEN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $31,126.18 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, RYAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $31,126.09 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Wirt Amount $31,125.99 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAYLOR, CLIFFORD E Employer name Town of Owego Amount $31,125.90 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MERIDETH H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $31,125.83 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, BRYAN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,125.80 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVAUGH, JENNIFER L Employer name Essex County Amount $31,125.60 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, THOMAS L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,125.32 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDATO, COURTNEY E Employer name Erie County Amount $31,125.22 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MICHAEL S Employer name Erie County Amount $31,124.62 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALICIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,124.52 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGGERO, KEVIN Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $31,124.41 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, RICKY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,124.14 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, MANUEL E Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,123.93 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NIKITA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,123.72 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, NADINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,123.41 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $31,122.95 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, BRIDGET A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $31,122.91 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCEPOLO, BARBARA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,122.90 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DENNIS, JR Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,122.79 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CAROL Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,122.21 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWOOD, JODI T Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $31,122.03 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, DEIDRE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $31,122.02 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABIGAN, NEIL T Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,121.89 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, WILLIAM H Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $31,121.77 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID F Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $31,121.47 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, JANET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,121.28 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $31,120.72 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELA, JOSEPH Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $31,120.16 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIEVA, DANIELA S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,120.08 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLESE, KELLEY M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $31,119.82 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, LINDA F Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,119.58 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARY T Employer name Ontario County Amount $31,119.40 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, ALEXANDER J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $31,118.92 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Broome County Amount $31,118.78 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLUS, THERESA G Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,118.78 Date 10/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZA, ANDREW C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $31,118.68 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEITHAN, BRENT Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $31,118.44 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THOMAS Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $31,118.15 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, KRISTINA L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $31,116.87 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILM, NORA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,116.74 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-MORRIS, MARILYN Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $31,116.57 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERDER, JUDITH A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $31,116.29 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JAMES R Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $31,116.18 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, JOLENE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,116.13 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, THELMA V Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $31,116.08 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZRO, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $31,116.04 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIN, STEVEN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,115.76 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, NICOLE E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $31,115.69 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNISS, GINA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,115.67 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTAWAY, CRAIG M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $31,115.62 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID R Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $31,115.55 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZETTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Somers CSD Amount $31,115.53 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, ALFONSO Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $31,115.36 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-HEALY, MYKEL B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $31,114.79 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZWIGAL, COLLEEN F Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $31,114.50 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDDOW, GEORGE H Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $31,114.04 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAKSTIS, ALBERT A Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $31,113.95 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, DERRIK M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $31,113.92 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIER, ALMA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,113.74 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALENZO, FRANK J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,113.67 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOVICS, GENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,113.43 Date 07/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ANN Z Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $31,113.20 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ANN M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $31,112.89 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, DORIS Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $31,112.89 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MALLORYANN M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $31,112.80 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYCZYNSKI, REBECCA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,112.40 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGOLAGLLI, PHILIP M Employer name Village of Kensington Amount $31,112.07 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFANELLI, TRACEY A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $31,112.01 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, DOUGLAS A Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,111.98 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, GEORGES M, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $31,111.47 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $31,110.98 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, OSCAR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,110.88 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPELLER, SCOTT H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $31,110.82 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESTENBERG, ASHLEY L Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $31,110.40 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASH, TABITHA C Employer name Columbia County Amount $31,110.04 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLA, MARY JO Employer name Village of Pt Washington North Amount $31,110.00 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETT, ALISHA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,109.85 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CLAUDIA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,109.27 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASKULSKI, KATHY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $31,109.02 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRA, FE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,108.92 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System