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 ANDI, CATHERINE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $30,307.31 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, SHARON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,307.29 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, AMY M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $30,307.23 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PATTI L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,306.88 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKENSTROM, ADAM D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,306.67 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASARO, JOSEPH A Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $30,306.36 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILYEA, DANA L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $30,306.20 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $30,306.00 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRICIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,305.73 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, LOUISE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,305.72 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, STEPHEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,305.36 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TINA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $30,305.17 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, KRISTINE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,304.87 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, KELLY RAE Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,304.70 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, TRACY E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,304.65 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, TARA L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,304.20 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJA, BASHKIM Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,303.89 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLIS, ELEANORE Employer name Erie County Amount $30,303.71 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LEETTA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,303.71 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ADRIANA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,303.40 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMP, JEANNETTE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,303.20 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, DELPHINE K Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $30,301.98 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, GRACE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,301.94 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTTO, DEBRA E Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $30,301.92 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADECKAS, DONALD M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,301.68 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, DONNA M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $30,301.50 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMILL, MARK S Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $30,301.42 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LYNN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,301.36 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, MIRELLA N R Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,301.36 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERIO, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,301.24 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,301.20 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, STEVEN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,300.84 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, CHARLENE J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,300.00 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHL, KAITLIN M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $30,300.00 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, RAYMOND R Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $30,299.52 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAURA J Employer name Warren County Amount $30,299.44 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, LAURA A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $30,299.32 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, THOMAS B Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,299.21 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GARRETT J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,299.07 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, LUTHES Employer name Rockland County Amount $30,298.96 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, TYRONE L Employer name Greene County Amount $30,298.31 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHOTE, SANDRA L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $30,297.71 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ANDREW R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,297.41 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, TERRI R Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $30,297.20 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICALE, LAURIE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $30,297.16 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACH, MELODY A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $30,297.12 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, LAUREL H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,296.30 Date 04/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RAQUEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $30,296.17 Date 06/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, CAROL J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,296.12 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, CANDACE R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,295.82 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORINGER, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $30,295.78 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CHERYL C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,295.75 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,295.50 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LYLE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,295.45 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SHARON D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,295.19 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALK, DARLENE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,295.11 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHERINE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,295.04 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, NANCY A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $30,294.37 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONNA K Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $30,294.34 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, TRAVIS T Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,294.30 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CASSANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,294.17 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWACZ-GWOZDZ, MALGORZATA Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,293.99 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SAMANTHA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,293.54 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZANT, MARSHALL S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,293.44 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $30,293.34 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCH, KEVIN F Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $30,293.14 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACA, JOYCE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,293.02 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLO, JILL E Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $30,293.00 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKY, STEPHEN H Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $30,293.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JANET C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,292.94 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, JEFFREY S Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $30,292.58 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, TRAVIS J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $30,292.21 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CASSIE D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $30,291.98 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, AUDREI L Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $30,291.86 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ETHAN T Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $30,291.84 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMELLI, ANDON Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,291.37 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, SHEENA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,291.36 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBOT, ALEX J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,291.13 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALY, MELINDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,291.05 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSENAJ, FLUTER Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,290.89 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, HILDA I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,290.65 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, GERSHON B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,290.61 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, BRENDA E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $30,290.34 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKES, CLARA Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,290.29 Date 03/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, JANE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,290.27 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKMEIER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $30,290.19 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMNIAK, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $30,290.13 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, JOHN Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $30,290.02 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, NANCY E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $30,289.86 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARAS, BARBARA J Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $30,289.71 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, NAOMI Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,289.67 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, JILL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,289.04 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARK Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $30,288.51 Date 05/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULS, IRIS N Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,288.32 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE TRAGLIA, BETHANY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,288.20 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,288.18 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES JARDINES, HAL M Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $30,288.09 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WILVER M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $30,287.90 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, YOLANDA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,287.89 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BENJAMIN L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $30,287.56 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System