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 RAGUCCI, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Ulster County Amount $30,482.66 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DENA M Employer name Roosevelt Fire District Amount $30,482.46 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHAN, DEBORAH M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,482.21 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMANN, SUZANNE C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $30,482.00 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, DANA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,481.82 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, DEBRA J Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $30,481.64 Date 12/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, EILEEN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $30,481.64 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, HELEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,480.86 Date 05/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TODD A Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,480.56 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,480.52 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC WHINNIE, BLAKE E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $30,479.79 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WESTBROOKS, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,479.69 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ALEX Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,479.55 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, JOHN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,478.69 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, JO-ANN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,478.10 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASSAGNE, JOHAN X Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,478.02 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DORIS M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $30,477.96 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENKLER, DANIELLE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,477.90 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHERYL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $30,476.97 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, NOEL J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,476.56 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, ROSE M Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $30,476.40 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEROZI, ELLEN G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,476.32 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ZOILY Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $30,476.11 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMAHL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,475.97 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, RUTHANNE Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $30,475.87 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDILERI, ROSALIE A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $30,475.71 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, JOANNE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,475.56 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, SARAH J Employer name Madison County Amount $30,475.38 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, MARTHA M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $30,475.34 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILANOVA, VINCENT Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,475.31 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYLAND, JOE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,475.11 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, PHILIP C Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District 14 Amount $30,475.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BARBARA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $30,474.73 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, LORI A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,474.30 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARY E Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $30,474.08 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THERESA P Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $30,474.07 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ASHLEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,474.05 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANIZZA, MARIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,473.82 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER PLOEG, CHRISTY J Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $30,473.62 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LIANNE D Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $30,473.08 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEMAN, BETTI J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,472.61 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCURCIO, PHYLLIS A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,472.49 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZUK, JAMISON M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,471.99 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DOROTHY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,471.73 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAVERWEIDEN, DIANE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,471.65 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,471.58 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, DANE W Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $30,471.46 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, LAURIE L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $30,471.40 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLI, BONNIE G Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,471.28 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, JENNA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,470.77 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, SONJA K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,470.70 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AFEE, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $30,470.09 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIXON, LAURA D Employer name Broome County Amount $30,469.77 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, MICHAEL P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,469.05 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, IRIS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,468.94 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $30,468.81 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, SUSAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,468.74 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, ROBERT E Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $30,468.41 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARTEY, SARAH Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,467.76 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, MARITZA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,467.57 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JULIE Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $30,467.55 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, AARON B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,467.52 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, CLAUDIA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,467.16 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, JOSE L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $30,466.81 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JAMES G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $30,466.35 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, HALTON G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,466.27 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DENISE J Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $30,466.20 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, MARY ELLEN Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $30,466.20 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $30,466.09 Date 04/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, ROSE M Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $30,465.75 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVELAND, WENDY L Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $30,465.59 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CRYSTAL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $30,465.56 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, RAMIKA S Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,465.44 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMESBURY, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Chili Amount $30,465.35 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, SHEILA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,464.62 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK A Employer name Broome County Amount $30,463.95 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAILLEY, TAMMY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,463.91 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSMAN, CHARLENE B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,463.91 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, JANA L Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $30,463.90 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, REGINA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,463.79 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CICERO, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $30,463.27 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORES, ANDREW T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $30,462.79 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRKO, NICHOLAS S Employer name City of Middletown Amount $30,462.78 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $30,462.70 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $30,462.39 Date 04/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MELANIE Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $30,462.20 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, LORI J Employer name Madison County Amount $30,462.13 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEKETT, ZACHARY D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,461.91 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, SHANNON R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,461.90 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,461.80 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOWSKI, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,461.73 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTEAU, SHYLABETH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,461.64 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $30,461.59 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, LUZ E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $30,461.55 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JENNIFER A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $30,460.71 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, JULIE I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,460.63 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARCY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $30,460.57 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTES, PAULA V Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $30,460.50 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $30,460.40 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVAK, GREGORY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,459.32 Date 01/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System