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 SAXTON, RICHARD W Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $30,266.19 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIL, ROBERTA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,265.96 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, TERRENCE W Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $30,265.90 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, CASEY S Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $30,265.38 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, JAMES B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,265.36 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDEZ, STEPHANIE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,265.13 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,265.12 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, KIM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,264.83 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, ALISON S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,264.81 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, TERRY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,264.74 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATT, BRUCE A Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $30,264.69 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARRIE L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $30,264.68 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, SUSAN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,264.43 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JEFFREY L Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $30,264.23 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLI, NANCY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,263.95 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELWASKI, JOAN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,263.87 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,263.58 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALANELLA, ELISA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,263.20 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, ALEXIS C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $30,263.18 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROS, JAY M Employer name Broome County Amount $30,263.13 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $30,262.81 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, KAREN M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $30,262.81 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, CARRIE E Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $30,262.74 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, ALEXA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,262.41 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARK W Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,262.35 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, PAMELA E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,262.00 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,261.54 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, MARY PAT N Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $30,261.43 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, AMIE J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,261.29 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASER, CAROL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,260.90 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, DANIELLE F Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $30,260.85 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILGRIM, ERIC P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $30,260.74 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, JOHN L, JR Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $30,260.73 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LAURA-SUE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,260.23 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVATTA, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,259.91 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,259.87 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, AMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,259.83 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, LINDA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $30,259.53 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURET, ARTHUR C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,259.16 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ERIC M Employer name Town of Greene Amount $30,259.03 Date 12/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIMER, CARRIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,258.84 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMON, MICHELLE L Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $30,258.76 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, LORETTA J Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $30,258.52 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAITY, WYTOSKIA T Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $30,258.32 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUIS, GRAHAM S O Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,258.25 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, WILLIAM B Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $30,258.20 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JILL D Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $30,257.89 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMAK, MICHAEL W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,257.85 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, JUDY A Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $30,257.40 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $30,257.24 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JUSTIN C Employer name Morris CSD Amount $30,257.21 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, CRUZ R Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $30,257.08 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, AMY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,256.81 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZYNSKI, SHANNON L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $30,256.40 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, MARK E Employer name Orange County Amount $30,255.93 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPE, YANICK Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $30,255.90 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, VANESSA Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $30,255.56 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPUIS, TRISTAN J Employer name Washington County Amount $30,255.17 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELDEN, MARY A Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $30,254.46 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEVANO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,254.11 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, ROY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $30,253.36 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, BILLIE JO Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $30,253.28 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, RYNE D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $30,253.12 Date 06/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ENTREMONT, DANA S Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $30,253.10 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SURITA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,253.03 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANN L Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $30,252.65 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERAS, ZORALIS Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $30,252.35 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JACOB A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $30,252.14 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, THOMAS L Employer name Ulster County Amount $30,252.05 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, LISA Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,252.00 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JUDY A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $30,251.60 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELAN, NATASHA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,251.09 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DIANE L Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $30,251.00 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASHER, SHERYL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,250.96 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY-VINSON, MARIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,250.68 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, VELMA T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $30,250.63 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOSE, BARRY L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $30,250.44 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, THERESA E Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $30,250.27 Date 05/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CAITLIN R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,250.14 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS KIM, SARAH L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $30,249.99 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENZIERO, ASHLEY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,249.95 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MAUREEN C Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $30,249.60 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LUISA F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,249.52 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADRIAN S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,249.52 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WART, WALTER E Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,249.12 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, NEIL W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,248.97 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, LISA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,248.24 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, JAYNE I Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $30,248.24 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODE, JOSEPH A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,248.18 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $30,248.06 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, DAVID A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,248.03 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, SEAN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,248.00 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PAMELA L Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $30,248.00 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARELLI, EMILY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,247.56 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, TIMOTHY C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $30,247.55 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTON, TRACEY R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,247.23 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDOR, KRISTIN R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,247.23 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PAULA D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $30,247.23 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $30,247.23 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STACIE L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $30,247.23 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System