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 BABCOCK, HEATHER A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $29,981.99 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEN-KING, SUSAN D Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,981.80 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ELAINE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,981.65 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEVIN, AMY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,981.45 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, JUSTIN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,981.45 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, RONALD C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,981.45 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARINI, GARY A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $29,981.32 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DEBRA J Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $29,981.31 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, BOBBI S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,981.30 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILELLO, JOANNE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $29,980.88 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, NADINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,980.66 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, LESLIE K Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,980.49 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,980.15 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LINDA A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $29,980.02 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, JOAN E Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $29,979.97 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, JOELLYN Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $29,979.27 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, TIFFANY M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $29,979.21 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, H THOMAS Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $29,978.97 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICHILLI, LOUIS E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $29,978.87 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JANET E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $29,978.78 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CHAD A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $29,978.64 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, MATTHEW M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $29,978.24 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDLE, SHANNON M Employer name City of Corning Amount $29,978.12 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGER, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,978.03 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOINSKI, MARIE A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $29,977.99 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,977.93 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, TAMIKA N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,977.61 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JAY L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $29,977.52 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, TRUDY M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $29,977.40 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DAWN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $29,976.94 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, PATRICIA H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $29,976.74 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO, BRIANNA J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $29,976.61 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, LORRAINE, MRS Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $29,976.60 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKEY, KYLE M Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $29,976.48 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, CHASTITY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,976.19 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CHARLES W, III Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,975.97 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RACHEL A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $29,975.73 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,975.60 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, ERICA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $29,975.40 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOHN J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $29,975.14 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHY L Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $29,974.91 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHAD C Employer name Town of Summerhill Amount $29,974.50 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, DIANE Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,974.43 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, RENEE N Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $29,974.40 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, DENNIS M, JR Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $29,974.27 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, COURTNEY A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,974.25 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIEZKI, THOMAS R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,974.08 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, CAROL E Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,973.68 Date 01/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, DALENA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,972.78 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NATASHA T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $29,972.57 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, SUSAN E Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $29,972.41 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,972.33 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFRIES, MARIAN T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $29,972.10 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBADJES, LINDA Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $29,971.91 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, SARAH L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $29,971.53 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIEJ, RADOSLAW Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $29,971.42 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, ANTONIA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $29,971.21 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,971.08 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, SARAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,971.05 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEE, PAMELA K Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $29,970.72 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, PAMELA S Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,970.48 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, JOANNE T Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $29,970.33 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, JASON C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,969.69 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCHE, CHARLES Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $29,969.34 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLMANN, RENEE M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $29,969.01 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MELISSA Employer name Department of Law Amount $29,968.90 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, SANDRA A Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $29,968.90 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ANGELA Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,968.86 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANUS, MARY-LYNN Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,968.73 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LINWOOD M, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,968.64 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVAGNI, DEBORAH J Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $29,968.61 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, KARYN P Employer name Greene County Amount $29,968.27 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CLARIBEL Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $29,968.07 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SPENCER S Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $29,968.05 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUPE, MEAGHAN C Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,967.64 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, NICOLE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $29,967.55 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JASON E Employer name Chemung County Amount $29,967.47 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MARIANNE M Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $29,967.37 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUREY, SARINA M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $29,966.70 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, STEPHANIE E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,966.60 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERTGENS, PAUL R Employer name Broome County Amount $29,966.53 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JAMILIAH D Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,966.12 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, DANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,965.88 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBON, ANNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,965.28 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LICETH Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,965.00 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, MARK F Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $29,964.97 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCITA, PAUL A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $29,964.63 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, LINDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,964.62 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, MARGUERITE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,964.33 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, BARBARA KIM Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $29,964.26 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, KELLY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,964.03 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSPINA, MARTHA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,963.51 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAKOMANOLIS, ANNA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $29,963.13 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDING, PATTI L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $29,962.99 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SANDRA M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $29,962.74 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBUCK, BRENDA L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $29,962.35 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVERS, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $29,962.09 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ELLEN M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,962.02 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ALYSON B Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $29,961.48 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYZER, JOHN S Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,960.40 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System