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 HAWKEN, DANNY R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,946.22 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, KATHRYN O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, PATRICIA V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTOLO, ANGELINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, VERONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRICHIO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,946.10 Date 02/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCELIA, KAREN A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $30,945.94 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, STEVEN R Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,945.93 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, CASEY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $30,945.69 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, MAXINE R Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,945.58 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, JUDITH A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,945.52 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPOKU, AKUA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $30,945.49 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICOLE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,945.47 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, JACQUELINE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,945.47 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONCILLO, JAMES Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $30,945.27 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, VINCENT P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $30,944.96 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYELL, GINA R Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $30,944.85 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, WENDY Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,944.80 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,944.62 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PHYLLIS L Employer name Essex County Amount $30,944.09 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MOHAMMED T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,943.76 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMROW, STEPHANIE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,943.42 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JACQUELYN A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,943.29 Date 03/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEY, DANETTE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,943.26 Date 03/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURQUE, JEANNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $30,943.19 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS-GARDNER, BELINDA T Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $30,942.87 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERZBACHER, MARGARET Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,942.72 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADA, CHERYL L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $30,942.50 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIZZI, TOM Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,942.23 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $30,941.90 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESSI, NICOLE K Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $30,941.64 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, CHANTE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,941.63 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGINS, DENNIS E Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,941.43 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, FELISHA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,941.16 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN B Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $30,941.13 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, ROXANE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $30,940.98 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JOHN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,940.72 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE-SANTOS, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $30,940.07 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG-PESKETT, WANDA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,940.00 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISENTIN, MAREN L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $30,939.91 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, JOLANDA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,939.68 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DORNELLA M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,939.24 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHINO, RANDI Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,939.15 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, JOSEPHINE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,938.31 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, BONNIE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,938.01 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDNOR, MARCELLA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $30,937.93 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEVIN, DONNA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,937.38 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, MONIKA C Employer name Greene County Amount $30,937.34 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOOD, MARLENE A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,936.98 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KELLY A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $30,936.80 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KIMBERLY B Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,936.50 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, DARCIE L Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $30,936.19 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JO A Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $30,936.04 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTABILE, EMILIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,936.02 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALCZO, CAROL J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,935.70 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, MARGARET M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,935.64 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERON, HELEN S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,935.62 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BARBARA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,935.60 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, SANDRA F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,935.10 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOWELL, MARIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,934.60 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, JANET A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $30,934.33 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHELBERGER, SHEILA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,934.28 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, GERUS W Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,934.24 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMELL, CAROL L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $30,934.03 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SALEEMAH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,933.40 Date 02/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $30,933.33 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, AMANDA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $30,933.17 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZILLIERI, GINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,932.90 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JILL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,932.49 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHODDY, KIMBERLY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,932.27 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DONNA J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,932.24 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $30,932.05 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOWIAK, REBECCA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,931.93 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOSEPH M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $30,931.73 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,931.59 Date 12/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SEAN M Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,931.14 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDITT, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $30,931.03 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ANJANETTE C Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,930.88 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY-HONE, ANNAMARIE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,930.88 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, STEPHANIE L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,930.52 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFFT, CHERI M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,930.14 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,929.97 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JAMIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,929.80 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VELMA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,929.72 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $30,929.43 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, SHONTIA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,929.09 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOURLIOUROS, YVONNE R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $30,928.90 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, LEONARD C, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $30,928.77 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVENS, TRAVIS L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,928.70 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,928.70 Date 03/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, TAMMY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $30,928.70 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, LINDA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,928.58 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, DONNA M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,928.56 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KENDRA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $30,928.46 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, PATRICIA J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,928.34 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, WILLIAM R Employer name Washington County Amount $30,928.31 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHANA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $30,928.19 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, DOROTHY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,927.84 Date 02/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System