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 NORTHRUP, ANDREW F Employer name Town of Walton Amount $42,529.80 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, PAIGE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,529.74 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, DONALD P Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,529.70 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, ROBERT A, JR Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $42,529.59 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GERALDINE R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,529.24 Date 06/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, HOLLY R Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $42,528.98 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MICHELE D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $42,528.85 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANEZ, JOSHUA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,528.64 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGER, ALLISON A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $42,528.64 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDAYATI, DIANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,528.03 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGI, KATHY Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,527.95 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, LORI B Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,527.90 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, CHRISTY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,527.85 Date 06/22/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, ROBERT A Employer name City of Olean Amount $42,527.85 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAS, JOSE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,527.80 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSASRIO-HOYT, MARISA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $42,527.62 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLVEY, BRIAN J, SR Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $42,527.44 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMENSKY, N'TINA M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,527.44 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGLIA, LINDA B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,527.23 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYTON, SHARON E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $42,527.21 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, LAURA A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,527.19 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEDHILL, NORINE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,526.75 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, WILLIAM F Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $42,526.46 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIN, SCOTT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,526.33 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SERGIO J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,525.94 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTAY, JESSE C Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $42,525.54 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PHILLIP L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,525.51 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, KIM M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,525.33 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, PHILIP D Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,525.28 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,525.22 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWA, TOMASZ Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $42,525.15 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, DAVID M Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $42,525.14 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRYSTAL L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $42,524.80 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, CATHY L Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $42,524.45 Date 11/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LINDA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,524.16 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, CHERYL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,524.10 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ANDREA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,523.89 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, RACHELLE R Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $42,523.88 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, RAVEN C Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $42,523.86 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEN, DIANE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $42,523.69 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $42,523.47 Date 10/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, JASON D Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,523.22 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, STACIE Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $42,523.21 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,522.14 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $42,522.02 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLO, MELANIE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,521.97 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIJAH, CARLTON W C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,521.94 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, JAMES C Employer name Broome County Amount $42,521.67 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANSKI, ARIANE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,521.46 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, WILLIAM H Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,521.28 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUZA, MILAGROS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,521.23 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLIS, LOUIS M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $42,521.16 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNICUTT, LORI B Employer name Town of Union Amount $42,521.13 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULINSKI, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,521.09 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIERNO, ZACHARY S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $42,521.04 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTIPLY, JEANNE M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,521.00 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDARIO, DAVID J Employer name Albany County Amount $42,520.68 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOMBRON, EUGENE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,520.57 Date 12/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINMINTZ, SHARON Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,520.45 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, NANETTE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,520.40 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, JULIANNA G Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,520.14 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, JOSEPH C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $42,519.92 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, CHERYL R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,519.72 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HEATHER C Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $42,519.59 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SUEZETTE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,519.59 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADBENT, SUZANNE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $42,519.50 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKAS, STEVEN J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,519.33 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAYLE, GARRETT C Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,519.22 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, CHARLENE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,519.10 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BEEK, PETER Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $42,519.04 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, TYNEISHA S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,518.90 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $42,518.84 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $42,518.63 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANA, MELANIE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $42,518.63 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUPE, ALICIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $42,518.63 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEFFREY S Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $42,518.63 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIER, CRAIG J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,518.60 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, DEBRA L Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $42,518.54 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, JAMES, III Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $42,518.39 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, BETH H Employer name Tioga County Amount $42,518.35 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, ALICIA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,518.27 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ERICA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,517.71 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIERI, NIKOLAS E Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $42,517.63 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CANDACE G Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,517.57 Date 07/09/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLMAN, STACY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,517.24 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHOE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,517.08 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHACKO Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,516.82 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCROFF, JASON J Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,516.82 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, NANCY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,516.79 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, BARBARA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,516.24 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, BIVIAN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,516.13 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JANISE D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,516.07 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,515.88 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN F Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $42,515.62 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JESSE Employer name Albany County Amount $42,515.16 Date 07/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, DEBORAH J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $42,515.16 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TIMOTHY I Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,515.12 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOERNER, LAURA S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,514.91 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLESHAUSER, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,514.82 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, JAMES B Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $42,514.62 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System