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 RUBADO, CHERYL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,287.21 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNETTI, DANA C Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $30,286.97 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABER, ASHLEY E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,286.88 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUN, ROSEMARIE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,286.71 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZ, MARTIN G Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $30,286.70 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELIFF, KARI A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $30,286.50 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHRAN, VALERIE D Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,286.35 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRETT A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,286.15 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPERMANN, JANINE M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $30,286.10 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,286.04 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUPP, SCOTT D Employer name Village of Owego Amount $30,285.97 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, MARY-JEAN Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,285.22 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIGAN, CHARLENE C Employer name Village of Dexter Amount $30,285.15 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, EDWARD S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $30,284.98 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ORLEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,284.62 Date 11/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROWDER, TIMOTHENS K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,284.55 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, BRADLEY T Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $30,284.29 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHANAS, WHITNEY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,284.04 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ALICE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $30,283.91 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, LEAH A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,283.83 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARCY L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $30,283.77 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, GAYLE M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $30,283.61 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, THERESA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,283.32 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, HELEN Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $30,283.06 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHEN, STEVEN A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $30,282.90 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDY, RACHEL Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $30,282.90 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GUILDER, JULIE S Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $30,282.41 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, WENDY S Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $30,282.34 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, THERESA M Employer name Cortland Free Library Amount $30,282.34 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, STEVEN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,282.18 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JILL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,281.59 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, HAROLD R, JR Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $30,280.23 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CATHY I Employer name Panama CSD Amount $30,279.92 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, NANCY S Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $30,279.85 Date 05/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, AMBER M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,279.28 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, LOUIS F Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,279.20 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KODIMALA, PRAVEENA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLANU, SANDHYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIL, PUSHPALATHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPADHYAY, SAURAV Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEASMIN, ALFA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTENFELD, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANABHATLA, HIMABINDU Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETZ, JACLYN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,279.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUINSMA, DANIELLE N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,279.10 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERNESSER, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $30,279.09 Date 09/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANT, JUANA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,278.66 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, ROSA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,277.52 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, EILEEN H Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $30,277.40 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, TRACY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,277.39 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, DALE J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,277.30 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTTLE, JANET D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,276.95 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDON, ROSE MARIE T Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,276.78 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKTENWALD, JILL M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,276.54 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, COLLEEN E Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $30,276.46 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CONCHA, MARTHA I Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,276.37 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, ANDREA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,276.00 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHERTY, COLLEEN K Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,275.94 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, EDWARD M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $30,275.62 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DIANE L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $30,275.52 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWATHNEY, TIFFANY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,275.27 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILGERSOM, KARIN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,275.18 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKER, MARTHA J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,275.09 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, THOMAS C Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $30,275.07 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, JOSE C Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $30,274.99 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, RAFFAELE, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,274.90 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,274.87 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENBECK, PAULA A Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $30,274.28 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHYNSKI, LISA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,274.24 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, JORDAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,273.77 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOCELYNN Employer name Erie County Amount $30,273.54 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONE, DANIEL P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,273.40 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, DAVID M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $30,273.36 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RYAN D Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,272.99 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PAUL D Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $30,272.85 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ANN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,272.61 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETA, ROBERTA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,272.43 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNZIKER, ROXANA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,272.08 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERT, LAURIE A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $30,271.52 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETTE, DONNA J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $30,271.31 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALINDEZ, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $30,270.66 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CRYSTAL N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,270.20 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIWODA, TRACI B Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,270.08 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHREDERIS, KIM A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $30,270.08 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVE, LYNN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $30,269.61 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOCEDO, BARBARA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,269.46 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, TIMOTHY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,269.45 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZA, AMY J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $30,269.38 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUC, JEAN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,269.04 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONNA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,268.74 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNIS, MATTHEW S Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $30,267.80 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CHERYL E Employer name Town of Taghkanic Amount $30,267.75 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Ida Amount $30,267.57 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, THOMAS H Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $30,267.18 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, RONALD P Employer name Elba CSD Amount $30,266.99 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WAYNE E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $30,266.91 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,266.82 Date 07/16/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDEN, HELENE G Employer name Greene County Amount $30,266.70 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWANSKY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,266.30 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIZESKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Village of Grandview On Hudson Amount $30,266.23 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System