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 BOBIK, KRISTIE L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $28,343.06 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, RYAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,343.04 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CYNTHIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,342.95 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, JANET G Employer name Cortland County Amount $28,342.80 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIANA E Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,342.61 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRENZA, SUSAN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,342.31 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RYAN P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $28,341.87 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODEN, DAVID A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,341.43 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ROBIN L Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $28,341.10 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDIBA, GREGORY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,340.63 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLINO, EUGENE J Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $28,340.60 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, ANDREW E Employer name Addison CSD Amount $28,340.59 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANNI-LUCEY, ANGELA L Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $28,340.51 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLISS, RAYMOND F Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $28,340.47 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, CHRISTINE B Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,340.42 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORAKOWSKI, TIMOTHY Employer name Education Department Amount $28,340.33 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSTER, CHIARA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,340.33 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DENISE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,340.33 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONG, TEVYDARA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,340.33 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, DEVEN K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $28,340.33 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTON, MARIE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $28,340.20 Date 03/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $28,340.08 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, GERALD L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $28,339.71 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, HANNA E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $28,339.55 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, MOLLY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,338.89 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKIN, WILLIAM R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $28,338.84 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, KERRY D Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,338.79 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAN, FELICIA C Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $28,338.37 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDOCK, EDWARD A, III Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $28,338.23 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASOFSKY, LORI A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $28,338.04 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEM, JOHN R, III Employer name Erie County Amount $28,337.91 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MARSHA E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,337.28 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MARY ELLEN Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,337.27 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARD, ALEX R Employer name Erie County Amount $28,337.18 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHEVOHN N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,336.55 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDAIN, GUILEINE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $28,335.96 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $28,335.77 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCARZ, RUDOLPH D, JR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $28,335.28 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SERGIO Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $28,334.80 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, JOHN D Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,334.53 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JENNIFER M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $28,334.53 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, DEZLI Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,334.22 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAORMINA, BENNY Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $28,333.52 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELF, DEBORAH A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,333.45 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNAN, REBECCA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $28,333.38 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, RANDOLPH C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,333.26 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KAREN D Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $28,333.25 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARY E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,332.28 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, FRANCES A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $28,332.25 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, FRANK J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,332.05 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $28,331.63 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, LAURIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,331.46 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, REGINA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,331.39 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLI, ELLEN R Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $28,331.09 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEQUETTE, JUDITH L Employer name Town of Union Amount $28,331.04 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, KHIREE I Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,330.56 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, WENDY J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $28,330.39 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, REBECCA C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,329.66 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLER, LAURA M Employer name Orange County Amount $28,329.64 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, LISA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,329.43 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, TODD P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,328.36 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, FRANK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $28,328.16 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWADER, WENDY L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $28,327.99 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, LISA A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $28,327.26 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDO, TYLER J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $28,327.19 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,327.14 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,327.14 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, MARGARET M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,327.13 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BEN R Employer name Cortland County Amount $28,326.67 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCH, JOAN C Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $28,326.47 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYMOWSKI, LORA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,326.00 Date 06/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERING, JESSICA K Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $28,325.66 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDEN, SAVANNAH R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,325.48 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, EVAN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,325.33 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTUONO, PATRICK M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $28,325.22 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $28,324.94 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, ALFRED A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $28,324.71 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBE, SALLY ANN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $28,324.55 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCIARELLI, LINDA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,324.44 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $28,324.00 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, DEWITT M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,323.85 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, ROBERT K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,323.58 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATOMASI, PAUL Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $28,323.34 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, TERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,322.97 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETT, DANIELLE C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $28,322.87 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFEVER, RANDY L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $28,322.28 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIA, GINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,322.18 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MICHAEL R, II Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $28,322.07 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JAZMINE Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,321.93 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JONATHAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,321.91 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, RONY R A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $28,321.88 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, RYAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,321.65 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHENO, MONICA M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $28,321.17 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,321.05 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO, ALEYDA Y Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $28,320.68 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $28,320.49 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITALE, MARY E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $28,320.32 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYNOR, DUSTIN K Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $28,320.19 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, JASON Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,320.09 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, BRIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,320.04 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System