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 CHIERA, SALLY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,030.92 Date 01/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNQUE, GINA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,030.85 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ANNAMMA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,030.56 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, DAVID F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $28,030.50 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINO, MICHELE T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,030.43 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALAMEA, KATHLEEN I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,030.42 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULERO, JULIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $28,029.77 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTEN, JACQUELINE G Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,028.91 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, TENICIA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,028.83 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $28,028.61 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $28,028.55 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STEPHEN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,028.52 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCHIARELLI, MAUREEN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $28,028.50 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZADA, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,028.33 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, STEPHEN M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,027.97 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLO, JAMES J Employer name Town of Union Amount $28,027.80 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALDERMAN, LINDA J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $28,027.52 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, KALPANA TRILOK Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $28,027.50 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESSOA, ROBERTA G Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $28,027.46 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, KIM M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $28,027.20 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, ARON C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,026.96 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZEL, RICHARD W Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $28,026.84 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,026.44 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUHNS, DUSTIN J Employer name Warren County Amount $28,025.85 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALICK, WENDY K Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $28,025.48 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DYAN T Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $28,024.68 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, CARMELA Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $28,024.65 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH WARPUS, MARI A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $28,024.50 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, BRENDA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $28,023.52 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, LANCE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $28,023.34 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, FELICIA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $28,022.89 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, WENDY A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $28,022.59 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, DONNA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $28,022.45 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, GARRY J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,022.35 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, JENNIFER L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $28,022.26 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $28,022.08 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARKE, SUSAN A Employer name Washington County Amount $28,022.03 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMO, FRANCESCA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $28,021.84 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHLERT, CHRISTY M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $28,021.66 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, DARCY A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $28,021.23 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BETTY J Employer name Essex County Amount $28,020.80 Date 08/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEENBURGH, WALTER A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $28,020.21 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,020.11 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERT, JOANNE S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $28,020.07 Date 11/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, AMIE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,020.03 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEJKA, ANN M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $28,020.00 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, TERESITA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $28,019.56 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIONE-PARTAK, ERICA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,019.29 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIS, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,019.22 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTRELL, JESSICA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,019.02 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, THOMAS C Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,018.72 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JOHN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $28,018.50 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JANET L Employer name Warren County Amount $28,018.21 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, WILLIAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,017.62 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCE, LYNN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,017.41 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISALEK, NICOLE Employer name Broome County Amount $28,016.67 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, CHELSEA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,016.44 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, LAURIE B Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $28,015.90 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LULAMAY V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,015.86 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, TANYA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,015.61 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, TRACY L Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $28,015.50 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFA, SAMANTHA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,015.50 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, CATHERINE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $28,015.44 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, MARILDA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,015.28 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVO, ASHLEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,015.28 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, CONSTANCE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,015.20 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, DAVID W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $28,015.16 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE, THOMAS M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $28,015.16 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFEL, JEFFREY C Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $28,015.16 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPILLI, MARY Employer name Rockland County Amount $28,015.11 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSFORD, NICOLE C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $28,015.06 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,014.91 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TERRY Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $28,014.35 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, KIM C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,013.92 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, SARAH A Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $28,013.92 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTE, MELANA A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $28,013.84 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERNA, SUSAN S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,013.73 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, SABATINA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,013.24 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORIELLO, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,013.18 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $28,013.18 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALETTA, DONNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,012.59 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANKE, BETTY L Employer name Erie County Amount $28,012.50 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JESSICA S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $28,011.85 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIPEAU, KAYLA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,011.84 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PAULETTE J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,011.72 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSEY, MAUREEN J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,011.66 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYETTE, JENNA E Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $28,011.46 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAY, FRANTZ F Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $28,010.65 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Hillsdale Amount $28,010.51 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, NICHOLE J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $28,010.30 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, TAMMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,009.52 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCAT, BARBARA A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $28,009.37 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUBINO, LUISA V Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,009.24 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JAMES A, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $28,008.90 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, LOUIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,008.68 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYER, PAUL R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $28,008.28 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, KAREN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,008.22 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,008.12 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAILE, THOMAS J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $28,007.56 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGE, ANNE M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,007.38 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System