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 BE SAW, KEITH B Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,773.93 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIEL, EDRUY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,773.67 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKBRIGGS, WENDY L Employer name Department of State Amount $30,773.46 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANNETTE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,773.46 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MELANIE M Employer name Washington County Amount $30,773.25 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MONICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,773.21 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $30,773.19 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MELISSA G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $30,773.00 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JOSE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $30,772.98 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBERT, ANDRE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,772.97 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, JANE A Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $30,772.92 Date 06/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARJORIE A Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $30,772.40 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, JOHN J, II Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,772.09 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XEDIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,771.24 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ERIC M Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,771.04 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ROXANE O Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $30,770.09 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRENDAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,769.81 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOHLGELERNTER, JUDAH A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,769.30 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHOU, XIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,769.30 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHEL, DEIRDRE R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,769.28 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFLES, ALLEN T Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,769.28 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRANDON C Employer name Broome County Amount $30,769.26 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVARAKONDA, MADHAVI V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,769.20 Date 11/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VURRARO, RENE K Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $30,769.17 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANNON M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,769.12 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGGLE, ANTOINETTE E Employer name Albany County Amount $30,768.75 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNER, BRIAN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $30,768.69 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, TAMMRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,768.68 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, JUDITH L Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $30,768.50 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARION C Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $30,768.50 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SANDRA S Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $30,768.43 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIOSA, MARIA A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $30,767.94 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TIERRA M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,767.70 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DANIEL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $30,767.68 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKASATO, KEVIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,767.58 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDA, MICHAEL T Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,767.47 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODINGER, MICHAEL G Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $30,767.43 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,767.33 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DEANA E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,767.13 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, DONNA L Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $30,767.12 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, CARMEN R Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $30,766.78 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ARLEEN Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $30,766.50 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALE-BROWN, NANCY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $30,766.00 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, TONYA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,765.08 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, ANDREW R Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,764.74 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, TINA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $30,764.72 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, ANDREA J Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $30,764.64 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LAURA L Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $30,764.64 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,764.59 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MICHAEL S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,764.42 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, KATHRYN A Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $30,764.33 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,764.30 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, SERGIO L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,763.90 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEIRO, WILFREDO Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,763.32 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKICKI, MATTHEW C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $30,762.63 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ANITA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $30,762.61 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHARYL A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $30,762.38 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KELLY F Employer name Erie County Amount $30,762.36 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, RANDY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $30,762.13 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JUDY G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,762.02 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, GREGORY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,761.79 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VIRGINIA S Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,761.66 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTKE, JASON J Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,761.66 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARGARET E Employer name Village of Sackets Harbor Amount $30,761.52 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTINEN, IRENE H Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $30,761.17 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGARELLI, EDWARD J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,761.16 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERSEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $30,761.15 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKES, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $30,760.98 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPEK, ERIN E Employer name Albany County Amount $30,760.79 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, JULIE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,760.70 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, DANIEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,760.47 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ PEREZ, MARIA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $30,760.08 Date 12/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONDEBARE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,760.04 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, MARJORIE A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,759.96 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMO, ROSEANN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,759.91 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CESARE, BARBARA D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,759.91 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTI, MARY FRANCES Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,759.91 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUPP, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,759.91 Date 10/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, ALLISON M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,759.34 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DJOSER R Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,759.02 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, RALPH G Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $30,758.77 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTINI, BEATRICE L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $30,758.76 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, BRIAN K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,758.18 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JESSICA L Employer name Albany County Amount $30,757.86 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, WENDY K Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $30,757.80 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOCCOLI, CATHERINE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,757.74 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $30,757.57 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGADIO, TERESITA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $30,757.52 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINMANN, MARGARET R Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $30,757.40 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKUS, AMANDA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,756.93 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, WENDY L Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $30,756.82 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, SHARON C Employer name Newark CSD Amount $30,756.80 Date 04/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIE, MARK G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $30,756.18 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, LAURA S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,755.51 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, CAROL A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $30,755.48 Date 08/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, KENDALL B Employer name Warren County Amount $30,755.38 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, VICKY L Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $30,755.06 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MARY C Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $30,754.80 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $30,754.13 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALEXANDER D Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,754.12 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System