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 BROWN, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $29,148.45 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZZARO, LYNN P Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,147.68 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIONESSA, JONELLE M Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $29,147.65 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOEHRMANN, ANNE K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,147.61 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL T Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $29,147.37 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, LORRIE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $29,147.11 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $29,146.91 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAMELA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,146.79 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HALL, PAMELA A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $29,146.72 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $29,146.62 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SUSAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,146.38 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, MELISSA A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $29,146.36 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, SANDRA A Employer name Village of Morristown Amount $29,146.33 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, TINA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $29,146.17 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LUCCHIO, STEPHANIE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $29,146.04 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPACOSTAS, GEORGIA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $29,145.92 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, LISA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,145.70 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERSOX, JUANITA M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $29,145.53 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, KATHLEEN Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,145.28 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, NANCY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,145.18 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, JASON P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,145.01 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, NADEEM M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,145.01 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTES, GABRIELLE L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $29,144.78 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, RAYMOND W Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,144.68 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBAMICAEL, RIGBE T Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,144.65 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERY, CATHLEEN F Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,144.51 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERY, DAVID P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $29,144.40 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTLIEB, DARYL R Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $29,144.38 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GAIL A Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $29,143.92 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAVE, MELISSA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,143.88 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMES, JEFFREY T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,143.70 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELORMINI, MICHAEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,143.55 Date 11/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUJARSKI, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $29,143.08 Date 07/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CARLOTTA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $29,143.03 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, PAMELA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,142.80 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSON, SIERRA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,142.69 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ABBE Employer name Greene County Swcd Amount $29,142.60 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Putnam County Amount $29,142.35 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, THOMAS F Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $29,142.35 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSELLINO, YLENIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,142.26 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELMYER, BRENDA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,142.12 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEUDY, VILMA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,142.00 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETSEL, THERESA A M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $29,141.71 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIMAN, SHEILA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $29,141.68 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSER, SHANNON M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $29,141.45 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, TERESA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,141.20 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTILLO, DEBRA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,141.20 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYER, JOHN, JR Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $29,141.17 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $29,140.98 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HECTOR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,140.94 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, LINDA L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $29,140.68 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DOUGLAS M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,140.33 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, GAIL M Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $29,140.26 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WANEEKA T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,140.15 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $29,140.07 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORETTI, GRACE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $29,140.01 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, ALICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,139.96 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, ELIZABETH E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,139.87 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, KATRINA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,139.86 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CHELSEA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,139.66 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAFERIO, DENNIS P Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $29,139.56 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, BRENNAN K Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $29,139.25 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, DAVID C Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $29,139.24 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JEAN H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,139.14 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, SANDRA K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,138.66 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYHEW, DANIELLE L Employer name Broome County Amount $29,138.33 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, ERIC M Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $29,138.15 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JAMES F Employer name Putnam County Amount $29,137.88 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINNICH, JANICE Employer name Erie County Amount $29,137.63 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMARAIS, NICOLE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $29,137.58 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, RICHARD G Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $29,137.36 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, PAULA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,137.29 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKES, JOSEPH E Employer name Albany County Amount $29,136.75 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DOROTHY Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $29,136.62 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TRAVIS B Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $29,136.49 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANGELA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,136.32 Date 11/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRNKOVICH, LISA E Employer name Elba CSD Amount $29,136.22 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHILOK, ANITRA K Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $29,136.10 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZU, MARISOL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,135.53 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERITHEW, TIFFANY D Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $29,135.25 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, RONALD C Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $29,135.24 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTON, PATRICIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $29,135.15 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, SHERI L Employer name Town of Pamelia Amount $29,134.86 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, DARLENE A Employer name Broome County Amount $29,134.42 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, SYLVESTER J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $29,134.34 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, PAUL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,134.23 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,133.87 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAELENS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $29,133.84 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,133.66 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDVOGEL, SYLVIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,133.64 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCKNAL, JOSEPH G Employer name Erie County Amount $29,133.55 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERO, THOMAS L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $29,133.18 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, MIRANDA Y Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,132.95 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $29,132.87 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, AMBER Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,132.55 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINO, SALLYANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,132.50 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, RICHARD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,132.49 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIA, SPENCER V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,132.06 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,131.99 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, DENNIS P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,131.94 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System