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 GONIA, MICHELE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,864.48 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SUE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,863.76 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DANIEL B Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $30,863.74 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TRAVIS R Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $30,863.57 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINGLEY, MARY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,863.15 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, ALEXIS Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $30,862.91 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,862.85 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, DE PARMER Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,862.84 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, JUNE M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $30,862.45 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSON, REBECCA S Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $30,862.31 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, CARLOS J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,861.55 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROSA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,861.42 Date 02/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CODY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,861.31 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, RASHELLE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,861.03 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLLIN, BARBARA J Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $30,860.94 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,860.90 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEPHANIE N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,860.17 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, BROOKE E Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $30,859.92 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOSHUA C Employer name Greene County Swcd Amount $30,859.82 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, LAURA S Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,859.70 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERAUER, TONI A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $30,859.51 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $30,859.24 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HY, YEN YEN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $30,858.68 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DONNA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,858.33 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, GARY M Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $30,858.12 Date 10/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,857.85 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIR, JENNIFER S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,857.61 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,857.44 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, RAY H, III Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,857.26 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, CHAVON C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,857.10 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNABEI, LORI Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $30,857.03 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ANNA J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,857.00 Date 06/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,856.50 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABAL, TISHIA A Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $30,856.14 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,856.06 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESCON, CHRISTENE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,855.76 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLOA, DAMARIS A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $30,855.50 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLBAUGH, TIMOTHY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,855.31 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUER, INDERPAL Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,854.74 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LYNN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,854.68 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEPHEN M Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $30,854.61 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, RICHARD Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $30,853.92 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUISTO, MARYKATE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,853.41 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, JONATHAN T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,853.05 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAR, ANTHONY Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,852.90 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TINA U Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,852.63 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRANI, FARUKH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,852.50 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROE, DONNA M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,852.11 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ-LODES, MARGARET Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,852.01 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALISTRERI, NANCY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $30,851.90 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHULBI, PHILIP Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $30,851.78 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT OURS, JAMES L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,851.72 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJKO, MICHELE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,851.46 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNDREW, SHELLEY L Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $30,851.18 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, TERESA M Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $30,850.97 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, HAROLD F Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $30,850.62 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVILLE, CHRISTOPHER LEE Employer name Albany County Amount $30,850.61 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADNEY, ROSE L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $30,850.46 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREOLI, ADA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,850.38 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHARON D Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,850.11 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, SHARON Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,849.84 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNA, KATHLEEN G Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,849.51 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, ARLENE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,849.00 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, SAVINA Employer name Albany County Amount $30,848.95 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, BARBARA J Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $30,848.74 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, DOLORES G Employer name Washington County Amount $30,848.64 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERI, LUCILLE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $30,848.31 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JAMES H Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $30,848.14 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOHNNIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,848.02 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTEN, EVAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,848.00 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOSKE, ROXANNE Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,847.82 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER-YOUNGS, DIANE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $30,847.67 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACO, GREGORY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,847.45 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CARI B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $30,847.35 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KENYA Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,847.11 Date 02/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, RENNY J Employer name Broome County Amount $30,846.69 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMOLKA, BRETT S Employer name Broome County Amount $30,846.67 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, CARLY R Employer name Broome County Amount $30,846.67 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, JAMES E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $30,846.37 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, NICOLETTE Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $30,846.30 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, VERONICA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $30,845.89 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, THERESA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,845.80 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNEY, KAREN A C Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,845.27 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARLENE F Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,844.84 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSLIE, CANDICE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,844.71 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $30,844.59 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTZ, ASHLEY E Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,844.56 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUANNAVONG, SOUKSAVANH A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $30,844.09 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCHIO, MARK W Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $30,843.45 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,843.40 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, JOSEPH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,843.38 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DOUGLAS K Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $30,843.27 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BARBARA J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,843.18 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMOZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $30,843.17 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MEGHAN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $30,842.50 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,842.40 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUTZ, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $30,842.31 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, KEVIN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $30,842.18 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, JEFFREY R Employer name Levittown Fire District Amount $30,842.04 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, KASEY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,842.00 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System