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 MIRCO, INEZ C Employer name Erie County Amount $30,395.71 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,395.57 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODES, LEWISE A Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $30,395.50 Date 03/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLO, JOHN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,395.43 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MELISSA S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,394.84 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMER, JOHN Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $30,394.82 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGE, KAREN L Employer name Education Department Amount $30,394.77 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICKEY J Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $30,394.46 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, MICHELE ANN Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,393.87 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DE MARIO A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,393.14 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEN, JAMES E, JR Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $30,393.10 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, JOHN D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $30,392.93 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYER, JONATHAN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $30,392.92 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, NUTAN Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $30,392.79 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, ELIZA A R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $30,392.44 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, PATRICIA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $30,392.12 Date 09/01/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, MERCY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,392.05 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBERT H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,391.71 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, DAQUAN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $30,391.67 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN A Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $30,391.67 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JANE R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,391.64 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, MARIAN S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,391.20 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHEY, VICKI L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $30,390.89 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILWAIN, MARLENE A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $30,390.86 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DELORES R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,390.05 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMANN, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $30,390.04 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,389.96 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DENISE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,389.93 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NICHOLE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $30,389.71 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, MICHAEL S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $30,389.53 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $30,389.40 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, ALICIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,389.03 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, JASON M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,388.70 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRESCH, ANA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,387.96 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROSEANNE I Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,387.50 Date 06/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $30,387.15 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, CATHLEEN C Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $30,387.07 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, CHEVONE T Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $30,386.70 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, SUZANNE H Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $30,386.45 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BRYAN M Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $30,385.76 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, MICHAEL D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,385.66 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINES, STEPHANIE G Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,385.57 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZAMICI, MARY M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $30,385.55 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DANIELLE Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,384.76 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, THOMAS R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,384.46 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, BELINDA P Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $30,384.06 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREAUX, CHRISTINE A Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $30,383.98 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROLE L Employer name Madison County Amount $30,383.61 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZ, NOREEN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,383.57 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, PRISCILLA Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $30,383.46 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHELLE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,382.79 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSS, LINDA L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $30,382.70 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CRYSTAL S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,382.22 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACQUADIO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $30,382.18 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOSHUA E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,382.12 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, HEATHER A Employer name Galway CSD Amount $30,381.91 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MINDY M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $30,381.55 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JASON D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,381.28 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, PATRICE D Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,380.90 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, TYLER J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $30,380.88 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, WINGKAI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $30,380.88 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, MATTHEW M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $30,380.88 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LYNNE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,380.71 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, ROBERT V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,380.61 Date 02/23/1961 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EUGENE R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $30,380.59 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOS, TERESA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $30,380.47 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, CAROL J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,380.37 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WENDI I Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,380.22 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, FRANCES E Employer name Afton CSD Amount $30,380.20 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $30,380.15 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALA, MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $30,380.08 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,380.07 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, AMY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,379.97 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXIE, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,379.94 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILLY, SUSAN C Employer name Essex County Amount $30,379.88 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGS, GARY M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,379.81 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKELL, CALLIE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $30,379.66 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,379.55 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKENDORF, SHELLY Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BRENDA J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 03/30/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAROL A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JENELL S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, TAMMY R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, JUDY B Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.53 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKSE, TARA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,379.50 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TARA M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $30,379.45 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $30,379.32 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DAVID S Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $30,379.10 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $30,378.94 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KATELYN Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $30,378.88 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMON, SHIRLEY A Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $30,378.60 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, LISA A Employer name Town of Portland Amount $30,378.57 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, JENNIFER R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,377.93 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,377.93 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, SUSAN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,377.90 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYTON, DARLENE Y Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $30,377.80 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, SUSAN L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $30,377.73 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, DEREK J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,377.36 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESE, AMERA SALEEM Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $30,376.86 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System