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 SOMMA, CASEY L Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $30,884.81 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, CHARLENE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,884.66 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, KERRY A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $30,884.56 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICCARDI, BETH A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $30,883.95 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, ROBERT D Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $30,883.88 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CHARLES A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,883.62 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $30,883.52 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, GARFIELD S Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,883.38 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDYOPADHYAY, BIPASHA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $30,883.28 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SARAH J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,883.16 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, AMY J Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $30,882.63 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCLIFFE, KENNETH S Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $30,882.33 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOSO, RAYMOND G Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $30,882.24 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALTENBORN, SHEYLA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,881.79 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, KEVIN G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,881.26 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, EILEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,881.21 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, PETER L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,880.84 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Town of Concord Amount $30,880.58 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SUZANNE Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,880.55 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, LAURA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $30,880.50 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZZIO, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,880.14 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHARULO, TINA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,879.99 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, ROBERT D Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $30,879.96 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORDAN, ANNE MARIE E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,879.84 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCHRO, LISA M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $30,879.39 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, MONICA L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $30,879.14 Date 03/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, SHERRI L Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,879.02 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYGARD, JENNIFER A Employer name Putnam County Amount $30,879.00 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JOHN S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,878.76 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MATTHEW M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $30,878.45 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, DARIUS C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $30,878.44 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CARA D Employer name Allegany County Amount $30,878.28 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, VIRGINIA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,878.24 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JULIE A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $30,878.19 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISE, VALERIE Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $30,877.79 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHRISTINE L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,877.77 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, KATHERINE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,877.70 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, PATRICIA B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,877.65 Date 12/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, PAMELA S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,877.25 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHERINE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,877.10 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, KAYLA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,876.95 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ALEXANDER Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,876.69 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICA, NICHOLAS F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,876.62 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, SACHA L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,876.17 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, THERESA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $30,875.80 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTA, NICOLE J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $30,875.60 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, HARRY A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $30,874.98 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, SUSANNE Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $30,874.86 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTO, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,874.73 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,873.83 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISOLI, JANE A Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $30,873.80 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, CAROLYN S Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $30,873.58 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKATSELIS, PAMELA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $30,873.49 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, EMILEE B Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $30,873.20 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CHRISTINE R Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $30,873.15 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KEVIN T Employer name City of Troy Amount $30,872.77 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDUC, CHRISTINA A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $30,872.74 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, ANNETTE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,872.70 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,872.68 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZALESNY, TIMOTHY L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,872.68 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, KARI A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,872.54 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, NATHANIEL Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $30,872.21 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEL, LAUREN L Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $30,872.08 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZMYR, HEATHER M R Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,872.02 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTLARZ, LAUREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,871.88 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT-PARRISH, TOSHAR M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $30,871.67 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DAVETTA A, II Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,871.63 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPPIERI, MICHAEL H Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $30,871.37 Date 12/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVIER, BETTINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $30,870.83 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, CAITLIN M Employer name Greene County Amount $30,870.81 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSIER, KELLY L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $30,870.81 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISSING, JOSEPH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,870.19 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, RICHARD A Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,869.86 Date 10/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDLYPCHAK, NICHOLAS P Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,869.28 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BROOKE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,869.06 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKESON, TRACI M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,868.79 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC COLLUM, ELAINA M Employer name Town of Salina Amount $30,868.55 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, FRANK R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,868.15 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALETKA, ESTHER S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,868.05 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLREIGEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,868.03 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, STEFANIE A Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $30,867.67 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JAMES A Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD, CURLIE W Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 09/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGGIONE, THOMAS J Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULISEK, JAMES M Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUCH, MICHAEL D Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROSEANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $30,867.58 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAS, MARIJA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,867.16 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASE, JOHN L, III Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $30,866.93 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, APRIL A Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $30,866.57 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-BURTON, JOANNE T Employer name Orange County Amount $30,866.35 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, ROBERT K Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $30,865.90 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CORY A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,865.88 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, CATHERINE A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $30,865.87 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, NATASHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,865.55 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTETT, MARY F Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,865.51 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBACK, ASHLEY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $30,865.09 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECKINGER, DILLON C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,865.08 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, SANDRA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,864.71 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERINO, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,864.69 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System