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 MC CANN, ROBERTA V Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $31,005.85 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, SAMUEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,005.57 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, SHARONDA K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,004.97 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAO, THOMAS P Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $31,004.92 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIDO, PABLO E Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $31,004.90 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, ALLISON M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $31,004.70 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, MARY Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $31,004.58 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, KAREN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,004.22 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, APRIL L Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $31,004.18 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Russell Amount $31,004.12 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, WILLIAM L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $31,003.70 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, NANCY J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,003.14 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GAIL A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $31,002.93 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, LINCOLN L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,002.75 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILT, JUSTIN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $31,002.60 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $31,002.44 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, MELISSA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,001.97 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,001.82 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, RACHEL A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $31,001.60 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, KAREN L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $31,001.46 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LOURDES Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,001.27 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHE, CYNTHIA F Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $31,001.22 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $31,000.90 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, IVAN C Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $31,000.63 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RAYMOND Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,000.54 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGERE, JESSICA L Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $31,000.50 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DAVID Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $31,000.50 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, CHARLES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,000.41 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDELL, JASON A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,000.35 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTOCK, MICHAEL M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,000.30 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGMANN, KATHI Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,000.08 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, DANIEL D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $31,000.06 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, CHARMAINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $31,000.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTULA, MELISSA A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $30,999.68 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TYLER C Employer name Steuben County Amount $30,999.37 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATELLO, AMANDA N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,999.12 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MARLENE Employer name Education Department Amount $30,999.03 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, SANDRA Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $30,998.18 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,997.95 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARUSZEWSKI, SHERRY C Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $30,997.87 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISEWOOD, JULIE R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,997.55 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DENISSE Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $30,997.49 Date 08/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, REBECCA L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $30,997.28 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CLAUDIO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,997.19 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBIN L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $30,997.13 Date 08/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SON, LING J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,997.11 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURTADO, CYNTHIA J Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $30,996.92 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, ROY J, JR Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $30,996.86 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENOVICH, TAMMY L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $30,996.61 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CAROLINE J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $30,996.34 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLEY, THOMAS W Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $30,996.21 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNI, ANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,996.06 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, VANESSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,996.01 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, AMANDA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,995.92 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AMBERLYN A Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,995.87 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESTER, DINA F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,995.73 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSS, ANN F Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,995.55 Date 02/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TAMMI M Employer name Malone Housing Authority Amount $30,995.44 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOXHILL, CLINTON A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,995.43 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIELITZ, BARBARA D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $30,995.00 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, ROBERT K Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $30,994.87 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENS, HOLLY A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $30,994.63 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, DONNA J Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $30,994.42 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWES, BARBARA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,994.15 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBERT, CHAD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,994.12 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, WILLIAM A Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,993.93 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VEAN, DOROTHY J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,993.72 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, KIMBERLY Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $30,992.87 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEAD, TRELANEA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $30,992.81 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUAIRES, BRANDI L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $30,992.35 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONET, RICARMEN Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $30,992.06 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHININ, ENMA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $30,991.62 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, KEITH M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $30,991.42 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, PABLO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $30,991.16 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANT, JULIEN N Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,990.48 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NATHAN A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,990.47 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, MEAGAN R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $30,990.43 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINN, LORI J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $30,990.30 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBAK, CYNTHIA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,990.29 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, LISA L Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $30,990.11 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHREST, CHERYL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,989.89 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, DONNA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,989.85 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODZIC, JASMINA Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,989.56 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, LINDA J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,989.27 Date 03/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUELL, CAELIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,988.77 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMINO Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,988.59 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $30,988.40 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANAN, JUAN C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,988.31 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $30,988.27 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JULIE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,988.22 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, ADAM H Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $30,988.18 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,987.61 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, MARIA A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,987.60 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALISON Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,987.60 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GARRETT M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,987.56 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAROSA, ANDRIA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,987.42 Date 03/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIES, KATHARYN E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,986.99 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, MARY I Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $30,986.49 Date 01/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAIRSTO, JEAN P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $30,986.13 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANAHAN, SUZANNE C Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $30,986.13 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System