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 KURZYNA, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,794.59 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUZA, DIANE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,794.59 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCIVOR, ANGELA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,794.59 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LUCIA A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $30,794.51 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $30,794.16 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SUZETTE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,793.66 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMBO, TARA M Employer name Town of Elma Amount $30,793.32 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHAM, JOEL P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $30,793.10 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKY, MELISSA M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $30,791.86 Date 05/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, RYAN P Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $30,791.42 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,791.37 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, SUSAN R Employer name Essex County Amount $30,791.30 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MARGARET Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,791.08 Date 01/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHOIT, TARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,790.28 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, STEVEN J Employer name Medford Fire District Amount $30,790.23 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, MICHAEL V Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $30,790.15 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JASON Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $30,790.01 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, JUAN A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,789.95 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELKA, ANDREW J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,789.63 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGUIRE, MARTHA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,789.26 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, KAILEIGH E J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,789.23 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GABRIEL B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $30,788.95 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEWICZ, BRUCE J, SR Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $30,788.91 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, TAMMY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,788.69 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMBS, MOLLY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,788.69 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, JAMIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,788.53 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, IRMA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $30,788.20 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KRISTINE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,788.19 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, RANDY A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $30,788.19 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DOUGLAS P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $30,787.77 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, STEPHANIE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,787.77 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, MAUREEN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $30,787.48 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEFF, ALICIA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,787.36 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVECCHIA, NANCY Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,787.34 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, DANIEL B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,787.32 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAR, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $30,787.12 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JOY J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $30,786.84 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, SANDRA M Employer name Fulton Public Library Amount $30,786.70 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTITUS, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,786.16 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, LORI A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $30,785.95 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, ROSA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,784.96 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, SUSAN A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $30,784.83 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, DENISE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $30,784.77 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, VERONICA L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $30,784.75 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, ANN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,784.73 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, SHIELA Employer name Malone CSD Amount $30,784.66 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, DANIEL J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $30,783.96 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSON, CARAN Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $30,783.05 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, TAMMY R Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,782.75 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, PATRICIA K Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,782.57 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, MELISSA M Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $30,782.40 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGATTA, LESLIE E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $30,781.79 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, GAIL L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $30,781.65 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD-ALMONTE, AMANDA R B Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $30,781.36 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JANICE Employer name Hamilton Co Soil,Water Con Dis Amount $30,781.30 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, JESSE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $30,781.19 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, EVA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,781.18 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $30,780.50 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDOLPH Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $30,780.46 Date 01/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,780.44 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ABAGAIL O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,780.31 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMS, WAYNE G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,780.25 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOY, STEPHEN J Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,780.20 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIE, JOHN A Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $30,780.00 Date 03/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PETER Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,779.84 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM F Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $30,779.43 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEIO, MARISSA N Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $30,779.42 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, AUDRA L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $30,778.88 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBS, JOANNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,778.58 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, HEIDI M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,778.56 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE, DAVID A Employer name Madison County S0Il & Water Cd Amount $30,778.40 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CARMELA K Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,778.28 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,777.97 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENK, DONNA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,777.94 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIETLINSKI, EDITH W Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $30,777.84 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $30,777.56 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,777.36 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, TRACY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $30,777.13 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIKWAD, ASMITA S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,776.75 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, LYNDA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $30,776.66 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOPY, CRAIG K Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $30,776.39 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, NANCY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,776.39 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JARRED D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,776.37 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOLEC, ANNA M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $30,776.10 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,776.10 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, SUSAN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $30,775.97 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, CHARLES J Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $30,775.83 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPADONIA, CHERYL A Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,775.50 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKS, LINDA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,775.50 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, SHATIKI Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,775.20 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MICHAEL D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,775.08 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMO, INA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,775.05 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KIRK F Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $30,774.86 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICOLE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,774.84 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLOFSKY, MICHAEL T Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,774.65 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIDE, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,774.19 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMOT, EWA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,774.18 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALTHOFF, DEIRDRE A Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $30,773.96 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, MILTON Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $30,773.95 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERSON, JOSEPH P Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $30,773.95 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System