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 PETTIT, JOHN R Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $30,675.75 Date 07/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, ERIC W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,675.64 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMAGIM, CATHERINE J Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,675.22 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGO, FILOXENI M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $30,674.63 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBELLO, LUIGI A Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,673.99 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, THOMAS M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $30,673.90 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLLETT, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,673.40 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SARAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,673.32 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY-WILKINSON, OTENCIA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,673.18 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-KIRBY, AYOFEMI N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $30,673.10 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, ELIJAH P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,673.05 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CASH, PENNY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,672.45 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARK Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $30,672.00 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, HEIDI L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $30,671.93 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVIT, LYNN I Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,671.91 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMONETTI, DONNA A Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $30,671.57 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, EMMET P Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $30,671.53 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JENNIFER A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $30,671.48 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOCCA, AMANDA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,671.43 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCA, VERONICA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,671.09 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGETT, JAMIE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,670.59 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID W Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $30,670.56 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MAUREEN K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,670.42 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, WALTER D Employer name Village of Fultonville Amount $30,670.40 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JANET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,669.99 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $30,669.92 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDE MORTEL, ERIC T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,669.24 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHMANN, DAWN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,669.23 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHUNE, ELIJAH K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,669.05 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, MARK J Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $30,668.55 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, PETER J Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $30,668.17 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PATRICIA O Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $30,668.00 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, BELINDA J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $30,667.85 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHANTE, ANTHONY A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $30,667.62 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUDA, JULIE C Employer name Erie County Amount $30,667.30 Date 11/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MARY BETH Employer name Orange County Amount $30,666.95 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKER, LAURA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,666.89 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $30,666.53 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, SARAH C Employer name Broome County Amount $30,666.35 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,666.00 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, RYAN L Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,665.75 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HEIDI M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,665.53 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, REGINA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,665.39 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUSAN N Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $30,665.10 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHOOTEN, LORETTA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,664.74 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILELLO, KATHLEEN B Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $30,664.55 Date 12/18/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABIELSKI, STEVEN L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,664.17 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAU, SETH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,664.00 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVELAND, SARAH T Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $30,663.90 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GLENDA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,663.70 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, DONNA M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $30,663.16 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, DAWN S Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $30,662.77 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRES, SAUL G Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,662.74 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTI, CHRISTINE L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,662.60 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENSEL, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $30,661.89 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERB, JENNA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $30,661.84 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAREKFREATMAN, SUSAN Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,661.76 Date 03/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, LEA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,660.84 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, TAMMI J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,660.83 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, REGINA L Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $30,660.76 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, JOANN Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $30,660.73 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLOUGHY, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $30,660.70 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, AMY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,660.52 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALON, JEANNINE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $30,660.42 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MARK J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,660.24 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGTAS, JOELPINA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,660.20 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, JOHN P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $30,660.04 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CLAUDIA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $30,659.44 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, ROXANNE M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $30,659.40 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVEY, KYLE P Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,659.37 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Amount $30,659.21 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLOW, ROSEMARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $30,659.20 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIAK, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $30,658.94 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,658.69 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, KAITLYNN T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,658.60 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENDRY, EVA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,658.51 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, LUCAS P Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,658.20 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, NATHALIE D Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $30,657.69 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, BLAKE J Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,656.66 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $30,656.38 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEY, ALVIN W Employer name Erie County Amount $30,655.96 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CAROL A Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $30,655.13 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMER, RONALD W, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,654.98 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLEBEN, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,654.90 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WABY, NICOLE L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $30,654.89 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, BREYAN M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $30,654.64 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOLT, MICHELLE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $30,654.36 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSOUGRAKIS, JOHN Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $30,654.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, GRANT W Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $30,653.74 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO-MARTIN, JULIA L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $30,653.66 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ERIN E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,653.60 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, CRAIG E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,653.60 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSHMAND KOCHI, MAHSA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,653.60 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ROSALIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,653.30 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, JOSEPH M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $30,652.96 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, DOUGLAS T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,652.40 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CONNIE L Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $30,652.26 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $30,652.11 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, SUSAN B Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $30,651.58 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, EDYTHE N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,651.54 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System