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 GITTERE, TARA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,023.75 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTRUM, MELISSA E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,023.00 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, SHARON S Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,022.96 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, JUDITH M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,022.90 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, SANDRA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,022.46 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, PETER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,022.24 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, DOUGLAS J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $49,022.22 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, ELBERT J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,022.15 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTILLO, JAMES A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $49,022.07 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHEAD, THERESA R Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $49,022.00 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, JANA L Employer name Westport CSD Amount $49,021.52 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,021.46 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPIERRO, MELISSA C Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $49,021.11 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NICOLLE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,021.04 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KERLINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,020.88 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGAL, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,020.87 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ROBERT J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,020.77 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DAVID E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,020.73 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, YVONNE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,020.40 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOUTON, BRIAN C Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $49,020.21 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATI, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,020.14 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHARON A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $49,020.06 Date 02/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMS, JOHN S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $49,020.02 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JEANNE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $49,019.42 Date 02/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABELSKI, RACHAEL J Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $49,019.14 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADAU, CHRISTINE U Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,018.98 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINO, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $49,018.91 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DEREK P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $49,018.71 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITACRE, DONALD L, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $49,018.25 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, JOANNE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,018.08 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CALBERT C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,017.90 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, IRA C, JR Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $49,017.88 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, DONNA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,017.78 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLIDAL, GREGORY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,017.38 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, DOUGLAS C Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $49,017.08 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, ANIE J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,016.98 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,016.98 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, EATON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,016.64 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER J Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,016.34 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEMENITAS, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $49,016.32 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, DAVID W Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,016.28 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, SHANNON L Employer name Albany County Amount $49,016.19 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ROBERT W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,015.88 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DAVID H Employer name Albany County Amount $49,015.82 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, MONICA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $49,015.22 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHELEMY, JOSEPH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,014.89 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ADELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,014.68 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBOWSKI, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,014.61 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUHART, DAVID A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,014.53 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GARY W Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $49,014.49 Date 07/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, CONNIE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $49,014.39 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMETTI, DEBORAH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,014.28 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, ANNA MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,013.78 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHARD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,013.68 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, KRISTEN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,013.60 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEER, JUDITH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,013.53 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DORENE G Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $49,013.46 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENTLEY W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,013.43 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVIER, RICARDO Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,013.17 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,012.88 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCITELLI, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,012.84 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LINDSAY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $49,012.61 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLUM, MALCOLM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,012.47 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, LINDA A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $49,012.29 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURAN E Employer name Tioga County Amount $49,012.25 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOS, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $49,011.82 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARKNARD, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,011.81 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASCIA, MICHELLE R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,011.65 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DEBORAH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,011.59 Date 11/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, RONALD J, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,011.48 Date 02/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RYAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,011.24 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, MELISSA A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $49,011.22 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $49,011.22 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, RONALD W Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $49,011.19 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, DAVID J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $49,010.96 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, ANTHONY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,010.80 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, GINA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,010.79 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $49,010.56 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIVAL, JAMIE P Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,010.19 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMARK, TAMMY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,010.09 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, SCOTT L, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $49,010.02 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBRIDGE, KATHERINE E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,009.92 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, KAREN E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $49,009.90 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINEER, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,009.66 Date 09/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KERRI U Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,009.62 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONI, DONALD A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $49,009.58 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, RONDA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,009.57 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINIO, SHEENA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,009.30 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, LISA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,009.16 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAFA, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,009.15 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ARRIC S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,009.14 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, ANNE E Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $49,009.04 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOK, COLLEEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,008.91 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN-CAMPANA, DEBRA A. Employer name Department of State Amount $49,008.87 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIST, AARON S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,008.79 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,008.68 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LATESHA S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $49,008.33 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, PATRICK R Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,008.33 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ELROY D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,008.21 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DANIELS, KATHRYN L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $49,008.10 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System