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 SUKRAM, SOHAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $43,428.99 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATUSZNY, MILENA E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $43,428.83 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINA, WILLIAM J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $43,428.80 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHARON A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $43,428.35 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,427.68 Date 05/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTICE, BETTY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,427.50 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, JACQUELINE N Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $43,427.24 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIECH, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,427.10 Date 04/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MARIA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,426.92 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIKAS, NICOLE A Employer name Legislative Ethics Committee Amount $43,426.67 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUFF, MARK A, JR Employer name City of Oswego Amount $43,426.59 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARK Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,426.50 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERSPOON, STEPHANIE R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $43,426.35 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANNIE M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $43,426.26 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, LYGIA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $43,426.21 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WAYNE A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $43,425.94 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTER, TONIA K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,425.77 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,425.65 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, LOUIS J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $43,425.42 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MARK D Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $43,425.32 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,425.09 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASCO, JASON J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,424.82 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK-ECCLES, JANINE E Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $43,424.61 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, LYNETTE A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $43,424.50 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, QUENELL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,424.37 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, LINDA C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $43,424.09 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELBER, RYAN F Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $43,424.08 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, SUZANNE L Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $43,424.08 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSIS, LORINDA L Employer name Tech Valley Reg Tech Institute Amount $43,424.02 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLUDZINSKI, KRISTA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,423.97 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS-PREZIOSO, SUSAN Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $43,423.90 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MEGHAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,423.89 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, BARBARA Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $43,423.71 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, SHERYL M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $43,423.36 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, JOSEPH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,423.26 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LINDA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,423.16 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, MELVYN H Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $43,423.10 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEY, GAIL M Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,422.91 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, MARY E Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $43,422.86 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MELISSA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,422.75 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREIF, CAROLYN A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $43,422.56 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDADO, HUGO Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $43,422.55 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLER, DONALD E Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $43,422.16 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZ, GARY D Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,422.13 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROSKY, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,422.10 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, LIZA A Employer name Education Department Amount $43,422.07 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCATO, LUCINDA H Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $43,421.85 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, DANIELLE D Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $43,421.50 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDA, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,421.32 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEALEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $43,421.22 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, JOHN W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $43,421.19 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, BUCK A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $43,421.04 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, DEBORAH L Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $43,420.61 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, LEONARDO J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,420.30 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAKKAR, SAJAN R Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $43,420.23 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASOMANI, MARK Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,420.14 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, SYLVIA J Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $43,420.13 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $43,419.83 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DAVID L, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,419.70 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ISIAH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,419.69 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSHUA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $43,419.52 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGIN, JOHN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,419.49 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, REBECCA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,419.03 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, JAMES J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $43,418.90 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $43,418.87 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMMER, DARLENE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $43,418.65 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANTHAM, CHERYL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,418.64 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERSCHWINGER, DAWN A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $43,418.60 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSER, ELLEN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $43,418.52 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DEBRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,418.27 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUENT, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $43,418.16 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNES, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $43,417.97 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFALO, DOUGLAS R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $43,417.96 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MILAGROS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $43,417.55 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENREIRO, DENISE Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,417.07 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZZI, TIMOTHY W Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,416.77 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHN, STEPHANIE Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $43,416.69 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, JIA LI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,416.62 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RANDEE L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $43,416.58 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESSELT-ROCHE, JACOB R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $43,416.45 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKHAM, LISA M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $43,416.45 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LAUREN L Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $43,416.43 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, SARAH B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,416.31 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, BRIAN M Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,415.88 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTAMEDI, NORA Y Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $43,415.85 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, CARLENE A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $43,415.84 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIERAJ, STANLEY M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,415.47 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, DORY K Employer name Franklin County Amount $43,415.40 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, BRENDA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $43,414.76 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, THOMAS P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $43,414.52 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, HEATHER G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,414.35 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SORSA, CARMEN C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,414.18 Date 06/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, NELL M Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $43,414.14 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, MARCIA A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,414.13 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGAR, PATRICK L Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,414.02 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAMP, DANIEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,413.91 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEGAS, RACHEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,413.91 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, JOHN K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,413.88 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAVEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $43,413.68 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIEL P Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $43,413.59 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System