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 SAAD, DEBORAH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,046.90 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, JOSHUA R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $31,046.59 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, MARIA ELOISA E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $31,046.52 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RUDOLPH K Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $31,046.20 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BOBBIE L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,045.96 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANNEL R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,045.72 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, JENNIE L Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $31,045.68 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHAUNTIA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,045.57 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSI, JOSEPH D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,045.51 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $31,045.44 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, YOLANDA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,045.27 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, MARY B Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $31,044.89 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARITZA Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,044.71 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, JESSICA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,044.63 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, INGRID M Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $31,044.62 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAK, MARIAN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,044.52 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, FRANKLIN A Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $31,044.43 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,044.25 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, JAMES K Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $31,044.06 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIA, RHONDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,043.41 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDOLIVA, RACHEL F Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,043.20 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAJKOWSKI, SUSAN T Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $31,043.11 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, COLIN G Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $31,042.83 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODANO, JOSPEH D Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,042.73 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,042.06 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, KAREN S Employer name Washington County Amount $31,041.86 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, CASSIDI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,041.71 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,041.68 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, LISA ANN Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $31,041.43 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, HI-TAVIA O Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,041.38 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, YVONNE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,041.21 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLOW, GREGORY J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $31,040.90 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOWE, MARTIN A Employer name Town of Boston Amount $31,040.68 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURY, C DAVID Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $31,040.15 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, EILEEN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $31,040.00 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, STACY L Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $31,039.86 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MARJORY S Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,039.83 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, URSULA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,039.55 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, VERBEHA Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $31,039.21 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DYLAN S Employer name Town of Fleming Amount $31,039.10 Date 02/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIT, JOSEPH M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,039.08 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CAITLIN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,038.90 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NOEL Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $31,038.89 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,038.74 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, EMMA Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $31,038.65 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILL, ERIC J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,038.60 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MALISIA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $31,038.44 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, MYRISSA M Employer name Broome County Amount $31,038.31 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, KAREN B Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $31,038.24 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAND, NADIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,038.18 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVIS, DIANE R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $31,037.83 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBIASE, JUDITH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,037.82 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBERT, CARMEN I Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $31,037.56 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASACCIO, ANTONIO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,037.49 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOROCH, GINA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,037.46 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JUAN M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $31,037.43 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,037.31 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIERSKI, MICHAEL B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,037.29 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, PATRICIA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $31,036.70 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKIN, DA LAURIE ELENA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,036.60 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTS, MALIK L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $31,036.35 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHONE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $31,036.23 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDZEWICK, MICHELE M Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $31,036.22 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LOU ANNE Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $31,035.99 Date 02/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZIELEK, MARCIA E Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $31,035.90 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRILLA, JOYCE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,035.55 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, MERCEDES C Employer name Otsego County Amount $31,035.48 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, ALLISON M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,035.08 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RUSSELL C Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,035.04 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, MICHELE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,035.04 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, JULIANNE M Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $31,035.00 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ELIZABETH S Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $31,034.70 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, KATHLEEN A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $31,034.51 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILARU, CHANDINI B Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $31,034.21 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, STEVEN T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,034.16 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, CATHY L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $31,033.59 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, AMANDA G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $31,033.53 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALACHIUK-KELLY, MELANIE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,033.21 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, KRISTY A Employer name Department of State Amount $31,033.16 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINMAN, NICHOLAS T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,033.10 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $31,032.75 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, DAMIANA C Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $31,032.49 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSER, JOSHUA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,032.44 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, GWENDOLYN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,032.31 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DENISE W Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,032.06 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, LISA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,031.73 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUI, ANDREW L Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,031.55 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, SHARON M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $31,031.48 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHEL-WALLING, HONORA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $31,031.15 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, VIRGINIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,031.00 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, NANCY Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $31,030.96 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTRACK, SHAUNA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,030.45 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $31,030.29 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNIFF, ELIZABETH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,029.94 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, DIANNE J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $31,029.93 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,029.70 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPNER, MINDI Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $31,029.47 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JULIE E Employer name Oneida Housing Authority Amount $31,029.21 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMUSZ, ANDREW Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $31,028.55 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEME, TREVOR C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,028.18 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System