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 CRANDALL, TRACEY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,805.74 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, SARAH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,805.74 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, SAMANTHA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,805.63 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFSTEIN, MITCHELL C Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $29,805.39 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, RANDALL S Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $29,805.38 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADTKE, ELIZABETH M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,805.37 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASCO, DARRYL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,805.30 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCOPO, MARIA A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $29,805.23 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, VICKI M Employer name Orleans County Amount $29,804.75 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, ERIC J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $29,804.70 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, KEVIN A Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $29,804.51 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JANELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,804.45 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,803.93 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, AMY F Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,803.80 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN L Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,803.70 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, ALEXANDER J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,803.64 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DUSTIN M Employer name Village of Portville Amount $29,803.24 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRUBIAK, JULIA K Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,802.80 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, CHERYL A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,802.55 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLETTA, MELANIE N Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $29,802.28 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOVANIE L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,801.98 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHARME, MARC D Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,801.56 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEY-WELLINGTON, TENNIEL K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,801.27 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCO, BOBBI-JO M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,800.97 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $29,800.40 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,800.35 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ELIZABETH S Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,800.13 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, TIFFANY L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $29,800.07 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGUETA, NANCY L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $29,800.00 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, JEANNETTE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $29,799.97 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, PEARL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,799.91 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONIERS, JAMES E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,799.77 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, JUDITH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,799.66 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANISHA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,799.65 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, JACQUELINE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $29,799.64 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNY, FABIOLA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $29,799.33 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, CHARITY M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,798.42 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANER, MICHELLE L Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $29,797.57 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, STEPHANIE M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $29,796.88 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, KEITH J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $29,796.25 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWAIN, REBECCA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,795.97 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRITTANY L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $29,795.90 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, JOSHUA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,795.77 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, TERESA J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $29,795.66 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JENNIFER Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,795.57 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JOSEPH M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $29,795.34 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $29,794.93 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHALL, MARC D T Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $29,793.80 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ADELINE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $29,793.78 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KAREN K Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $29,793.63 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ALISHA L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $29,793.58 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROSS, NICHOLAS G Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $29,793.52 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, AMANDA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,793.49 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDINE, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,793.45 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, CRYSTAL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,793.34 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JO-ELLEN M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $29,793.34 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, NANCY E Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $29,793.24 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, DONNA Z Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,793.12 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEREK A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $29,792.79 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STANLEY V Employer name Albany County Amount $29,792.46 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, TINA M Employer name Addison CSD Amount $29,792.46 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMER, PAUL W Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $29,792.45 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITZ, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $29,792.36 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORDENGA, SAMANTHA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $29,792.13 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DEREK E Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,791.74 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, SUSAN C Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,791.74 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY ANNE Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $29,791.69 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLINCE, DEBORAH Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $29,791.66 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, JESSICA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,791.31 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEURRYS, EILEEN E Employer name Town of Marion Amount $29,791.22 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPICO, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,790.70 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, QING MIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,790.67 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,790.61 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MELINDA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,790.59 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JULIE A Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $29,790.51 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $29,790.25 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, BRENDA L Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $29,790.20 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JAYME R Employer name Broome County Amount $29,790.01 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, WILLIAM K, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $29,789.86 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, BARBARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,789.71 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK N Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $29,789.59 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, CATHERINE M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $29,789.50 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBIN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,789.49 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHRENHOLZ, PATRICIA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $29,789.47 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, MIRNA E Employer name Warren County Amount $29,789.46 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, MARCIA A Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $29,789.23 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTO, DESIREE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $29,789.19 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RANDAL R, JR Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,789.16 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, JEFFERY P Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $29,788.77 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, LEANNA L Employer name Washington County Amount $29,788.49 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, SHELLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $29,788.21 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIA, MARY A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $29,788.21 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENKAL, KATHERINE M Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $29,788.05 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGI, TENZING Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,787.93 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $29,787.47 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JERICHA A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,787.26 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMMERTZ, KURT A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $29,787.16 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, TARYN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $29,787.16 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LINDA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,787.03 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ROSALIE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $29,786.76 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System