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 BERGMAN, JOHN E Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $28,650.50 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, MARIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $28,650.34 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLICCHIO, BRANDY D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,649.95 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, THOMAS H Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,649.88 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNITTO, JAMI N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $28,649.76 Date 09/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ANDRAYA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,649.25 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOROTHY L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $28,649.01 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDER, ANN K Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $28,648.82 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $28,648.73 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, SEAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,648.65 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREED, MICHELE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,648.16 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARI, LEWIS C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $28,648.11 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOON, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $28,648.03 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, REBECCA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,647.92 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LESLIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,647.88 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, LATOYA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,647.84 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGQUIST, CATHY J Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $28,647.28 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, PHILIP D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,647.20 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONICA T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,647.09 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIM, MATTHEW R Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $28,646.76 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELKY, SHARON M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $28,646.48 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, DANA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $28,646.44 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNSVILLE, KELLY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $28,646.39 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LAURA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,646.06 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEB, DANIEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,646.06 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JACLINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,646.06 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,646.06 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,646.06 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGONZI, MIWA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,645.95 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, BETH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,645.85 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRERETON, RONALD A V Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $28,645.68 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARI, ELIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,645.32 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, DOROTHY M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,645.26 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, BRITANY M Employer name Washington County Amount $28,645.15 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANNI, DINA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $28,644.58 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, RYAN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,644.20 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELK, HAROLD J Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $28,643.93 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELBER, JOSHUA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,643.92 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, OTIS B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,643.88 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, VICTOR D Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,643.84 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, LORETTA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $28,642.89 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREISLER, GRETCHEN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $28,642.80 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, KEVIN E Employer name Addison CSD Amount $28,642.76 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CHAVE P Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $28,642.33 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANNA M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $28,642.17 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, PERCY L Employer name Erie County Amount $28,642.06 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, SHARON E Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,641.59 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZEL, LINDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,641.58 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DEBORAH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,641.54 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, KATHLEEN S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,641.25 Date 05/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DEBORAH A Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $28,641.02 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERLE, KATHERINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,640.87 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, LILA R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,640.86 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBAKER, ZACHARY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,640.59 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, SANDRA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $28,640.13 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGIEL, BRENDA D Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $28,639.68 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARSKI, KENDRA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,639.27 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, CALVIN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,639.08 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARGAVEL, SCOTT M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,638.61 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSOMINO, MARIAGRAZIA Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $28,638.55 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, ROBERT T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,638.50 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIGANO, MAUREEN Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $28,638.42 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, ROBIN L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $28,638.11 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, JEAN M Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $28,638.09 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIUMANO, ANNETTE R Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $28,638.06 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOEL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $28,637.97 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, DAV A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $28,637.91 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPLINSKI, CRISTINA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,637.81 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, KEVIN D Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,637.76 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, PATRICIA D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,637.61 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, THOMAS J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,637.45 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, DARLA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $28,637.34 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, REGINA R Employer name Albany County Amount $28,636.86 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, MATILDA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,636.80 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, AMBER S Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $28,636.69 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, REBECCA A Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $28,636.60 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVANO, MARIA T Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $28,635.70 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHRISTINA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,635.48 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, JASON Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,635.26 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, GUTMAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,635.16 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, MELANIE E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $28,634.92 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMULA, MEGAN E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $28,634.80 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIRA, LINDA Employer name Rockland County Amount $28,634.50 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDOW, JAININE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $28,633.90 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JULIET A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $28,633.73 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, ANTHONY J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,633.59 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, DAVID J Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $28,633.36 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIHARATH, SOUKSAVANH S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,633.36 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, HEIDI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,633.32 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, MARK L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,633.30 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEAD, WALTER D Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $28,633.26 Date 01/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANAK, BRIAN M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $28,632.24 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, JAMES A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,631.49 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCILLI, CARL J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,631.27 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, MONICA H Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $28,630.96 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMBO, DEANNA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $28,630.95 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, KATHARINE J Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,630.75 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, PHYLLIS M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $28,630.68 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPARRAGUIRRE, FREDDY G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,630.42 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLO, STEPHEN A, JR Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $28,629.79 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System