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 FRAGA, VANESSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,460.15 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $25,459.97 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE-GRACE, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $25,459.88 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JUSTIN T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $25,459.53 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, TODD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,459.53 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIKEN, ZACHARY T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,459.46 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLHFERT, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $25,459.31 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KAREN A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $25,458.74 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREFFILETTI, JASON J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,458.60 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARS-BARTLETT, SHILOE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,458.58 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYDOSH, STACEY L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $25,458.38 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, PAULA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,458.06 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, KATHLEEN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $25,457.66 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, PATRICIA A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $25,457.57 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, AMIN A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $25,457.44 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, SHENNON E Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,457.20 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSON, MELISSA R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $25,457.12 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALECEK, DANIELLE E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,456.94 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, STACY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,456.90 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,456.83 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, DIANE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $25,456.79 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $25,456.70 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUTH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,456.58 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, KELLY L Employer name Andover CSD Amount $25,456.19 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFF, DAVID W Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $25,456.10 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODOUAR, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,456.00 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, MARY LEE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,455.71 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISE, TARA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,455.38 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACICA, CAROL E Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $25,455.33 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSLEY, RICHARD N Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $25,455.19 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDFLEISCH, KARL F, JR Employer name Cayuga Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $25,454.72 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIL, THOMAS G Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $25,454.42 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOT, MARCUS E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,454.35 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ABIGAIL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,454.04 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROXANN M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $25,454.02 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KERRY L Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $25,453.68 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKA, BARBARA-ANN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,453.64 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DAVID J Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,453.54 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVANO, DANA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $25,453.51 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHUTSKO, ALIAKSANDRA Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,452.41 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, JEFFREY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,451.86 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MARY M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $25,451.50 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARKOWSKI, MATTHEW E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $25,451.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON-SMITH, ANNE M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $25,451.25 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEN, KATHERINE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,451.22 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JULIE A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $25,451.18 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINVILLE, MARIA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,450.57 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, KEVIN D Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $25,450.52 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTED, ELIZABETH J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $25,450.42 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $25,450.34 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRAGON, YESICA L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,450.29 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, JOVONNA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $25,450.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, LATASHIA M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $25,449.99 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $25,449.87 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, ELLEN G Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,449.56 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUHLE, LINDA M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $25,449.23 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHLENBRUCK, BRUCE S Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $25,449.04 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCONE, ANDREA Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $25,448.80 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMATULSKI, BARBARA L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,448.68 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, SESAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,448.67 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $25,448.60 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, GORDON C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,448.23 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,448.06 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, THERESA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,447.98 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LUCILLE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,447.85 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, REGINA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $25,447.78 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, PAMELA J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,447.67 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFONE, HEATHER L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $25,447.23 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, GREGORY J Employer name City of Olean Amount $25,447.20 Date 08/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRKLIN, RHAN G Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $25,446.38 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMANN, BREANA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,445.80 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSMORE, EMERALD M Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,445.32 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICETTA, KAREN R Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $25,445.32 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $25,445.06 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, URANIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,445.00 Date 08/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, VENILDA T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $25,444.89 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, HEATHER K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,444.73 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICARD, KIMBERLY K Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $25,444.71 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, PAUL S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $25,444.62 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFREY S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $25,444.61 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTER, ANN-MARIE E Employer name Washington County Amount $25,444.36 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, STEPHEN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,444.27 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZULIS, SVETLANA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,444.14 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,443.99 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANN MARIE C Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $25,443.64 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHOONHOVEN, SUZETTE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,443.61 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, BRENDAN R Employer name Village of Lewiston Amount $25,443.50 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENF, SCOTT A Employer name Genesee County Amount $25,442.37 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LUIS M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,442.00 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISTROM, COLETTE S Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $25,441.87 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JAMES D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $25,441.04 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISHWANATH, LESLIE A Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $25,440.74 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNELLS, ANNA M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,440.57 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACALONE, ANGELA M Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $25,440.43 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, RICHARD C Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $25,440.14 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHMYER, LAUREN E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $25,439.96 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, BRANDON W Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,439.88 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, GARY J, II Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $25,439.74 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL W H Employer name Erie County Amount $25,439.67 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $25,439.60 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System