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 SMITH, MARIE E Employer name Erie County Amount $30,927.83 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, AMANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,927.61 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, DAVID S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,927.33 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLES, ASHLEY E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $30,927.32 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNO, FLORENCANN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $30,927.32 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, ANDREW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,927.20 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANITA M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,927.20 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,927.19 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,927.18 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURCIAGA, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,927.08 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, JASMINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,927.08 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT E Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $30,927.07 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,926.96 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SAVILLE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,926.59 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, VERA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $30,926.54 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTER, ZACKARY R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $30,926.08 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAS, BARBARA A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $30,926.07 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPSEY, RYAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,925.96 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JULIE A Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $30,925.86 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LISA M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $30,925.45 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, IRIS A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,925.44 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEVSEYEV, GALINA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $30,925.42 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, GINA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,925.28 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINE, KRISTIN N Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $30,925.11 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMISDERFER, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,924.53 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $30,924.50 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNCALI, DINA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,924.13 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, MARY C Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,923.94 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, CORY H Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,923.86 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, MICHAEL E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,923.80 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRIAKOU, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,923.64 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ERNEST H Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $30,923.53 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUCAULT, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,923.52 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, JOHN Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $30,923.12 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMANDA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,923.03 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, RICHARD L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,922.43 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINI, PHYLLIS E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,922.41 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORK, JOHN D Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,921.68 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIZZO, NANCY A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $30,921.45 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,921.29 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZALA, DEBORAH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,921.14 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, DENISE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $30,920.95 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, BETH Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,920.80 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALGATE, LISA A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $30,920.57 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANEY, LAURIE E Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $30,920.05 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, LUIS Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $30,919.70 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, DAVIDLEE J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,919.28 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHANT, RENEE A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $30,919.26 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBER, ZACHARY M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $30,919.22 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAMATER, ALISON N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,919.01 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, LORI A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,918.99 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CATHY S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,918.93 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH G Employer name Village of Union Springs Amount $30,918.75 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRUCE M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $30,918.43 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JASON C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,917.13 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, KRISTINA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $30,916.47 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JYIA M S Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,916.26 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEFTON, REBECCA J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,915.78 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LOREN E, III Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,915.73 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTINO, DONNA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $30,914.97 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKHRAM, SUBHASH D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,914.78 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, CORY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,914.70 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, BRIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,914.30 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,913.94 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFF, LEANORA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,913.54 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETTHAUER, COURTNEY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,912.54 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETTE, RACHEL S Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $30,911.92 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, DAVID A, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $30,911.77 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, DAMON D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $30,911.70 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DONALD J, SR Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $30,911.46 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAPISH, THERESA A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $30,910.80 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYN, KRISTOPHER P Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $30,910.26 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, TERRANCE J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,909.93 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, MICHELLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $30,909.72 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDETTE, MARIROSE Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $30,909.68 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, TRACEY M Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $30,909.59 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, THOMAS M Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,909.46 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, COLLEEN H Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $30,909.06 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONSKY, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $30,909.06 Date 04/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERICAK, JOHN G Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $30,909.06 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MEGHAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,908.95 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $30,908.89 Date 10/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, QUADIM D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,908.80 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH WILHELM, MARIANNE Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,908.48 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGBEMIGUN, ABIMBOLA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $30,908.25 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CLAYTON E Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,907.99 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, SUSAN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,907.53 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, RICHARD A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,907.52 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLSTEIN-LEDERER, RANDI Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $30,907.23 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HEIDI N Employer name City of Cortland Amount $30,907.19 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MARCELLA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $30,906.87 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLE, MARCUS A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,906.76 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, RICHARD D Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,906.54 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALMERON, DINORA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,906.52 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESEMER, SHANNON L Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $30,906.38 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSPACH, ROBERT L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,906.26 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CHARLES A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $30,906.25 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTAKOS, ANNA L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $30,906.25 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENNETT, SHANIEKA D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,906.23 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMEAU, HARRY Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $30,906.18 Date 05/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System