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 RANDALL, PEGGY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,232.51 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RACHAEL A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $29,232.51 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNISH, JULIE L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,232.51 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR-DE CARLO, LISA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $29,232.51 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $29,232.51 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIL, MOLLY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $29,232.51 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YESKEY, JAMIE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $29,232.51 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTER, THOMAS A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,232.51 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, CASSIDY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $29,232.51 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHARON M Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $29,232.37 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAESE, GERHARDT Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,232.33 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, BRENDAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,231.92 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNETTO, TRACY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,231.43 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNIG, RANDY M Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $29,231.40 Date 05/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $29,230.80 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARELLO, SALVATORE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $29,230.43 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $29,230.22 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $29,230.21 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, LINDA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,230.13 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSER, JOHN T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,230.11 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKINO, LORETTA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $29,229.54 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, IDALIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $29,228.40 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATUN, SANZIDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,227.95 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, DENISE H Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $29,227.70 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DEANNE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,227.43 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESYTY, SARAH M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $29,227.42 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URRICO, ANNETTE T Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $29,227.32 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MINERVA Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $29,227.14 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LISA L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $29,227.08 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, MARK I Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $29,226.97 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, STEPHANIE Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $29,226.92 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DEBORAH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,226.88 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGNAN, CAROLINE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,226.83 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGLER, JULIE S Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $29,226.64 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, JUDY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $29,226.44 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, JEWEL C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,226.43 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $29,225.88 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $29,225.74 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERVORT, MAUREEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,225.68 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, JEAN M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $29,225.64 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, LUCIE J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $29,225.64 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNN, KEVIN J Employer name Broome County Amount $29,224.58 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, ARTHUR L, JR Employer name Village of Avoca Amount $29,224.30 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DENNIS S Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $29,224.29 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, DINA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $29,223.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Olean Amount $29,223.01 Date 12/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDOLPH W Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $29,222.54 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLABEAUX, TERESA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,222.27 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, SAVANNAH E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,222.27 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTINI, MELISSA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $29,221.98 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINEBRICKNER, GABRIEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $29,221.85 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURADO, GRACYELENA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,221.29 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERATT, PENELOPE R Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $29,221.24 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOFF, DAWN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,221.00 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JACOB M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,221.00 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, BRENDA Employer name Department of Law Amount $29,220.63 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVAZZO, LACEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $29,220.57 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,220.57 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVISON, SEAN M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $29,220.45 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLOFF, LISA L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $29,220.25 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SIXFREDO Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $29,220.00 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIKIEL, MARGARET Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,219.80 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JANELLE A Employer name Erie County Amount $29,219.32 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAXON, GRETCHEN M Employer name Town of Chili Amount $29,219.00 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INOA, JENNY A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $29,218.57 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CYNTHIA M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $29,218.39 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, PATRICK A Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $29,218.32 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, CAROLYN A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,218.23 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEGAR, ZACHARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,218.05 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JAMES M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $29,217.82 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVITT, MARY C Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $29,217.81 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGEL, KATHRYN M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $29,217.39 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPALA, DAVID M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $29,217.31 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,217.00 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTIK, NADYA Employer name Broome County Amount $29,216.87 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MAUREEN A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $29,216.72 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, MARY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,216.52 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, CANDICE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,216.31 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGO, CARMEN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $29,216.29 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANANCE, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $29,216.06 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFEN, RYAN C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $29,216.06 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GARRO, PETER A, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,215.84 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESTER, NANCY D Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,215.83 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISMAN, MELISSA G Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,215.67 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, ROSEMARY Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,215.65 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CARRIE L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $29,215.50 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIA, DEBBIE A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,215.41 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRALIA, WANDA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $29,215.31 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, FRANCESCA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,215.20 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, LOUIS Employer name Franklin Sq Munson Fire Dist Amount $29,214.62 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARK A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $29,214.52 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTZ, JONATHAN T Employer name City of Auburn Amount $29,214.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEW, MATTHEW M Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $29,213.90 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODANO, GIOVANNI, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,213.65 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGE, MEGAN E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $29,213.41 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUUNIFAA, CLETUS D Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $29,213.39 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEBORAH R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $29,213.01 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIC S Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $29,212.82 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNIEL, YVETTE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $29,212.42 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JAY E, III Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $29,212.10 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System