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 KUHANECK, CATHY A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,008.38 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, LISA A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $42,008.28 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITFELLER, PATRICIA J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,008.28 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, GRACE M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,008.28 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROGALLO, VICTORIA Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $42,008.25 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, DIANA J Employer name Education Department Amount $42,008.24 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLA, SHAE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,008.24 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, STEVEN F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $42,008.17 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, TRACY B Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $42,008.08 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, JASON J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,007.98 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, CHRISTINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,007.91 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, PETER W Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $42,007.70 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, EMILY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,007.32 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, JULIOUS, JR Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,007.01 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSMAN, KAREN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $42,006.97 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSCOMBE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $42,006.82 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAIN, ROSE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,006.79 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,006.70 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $42,006.51 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, HARRIS Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,006.49 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, JOHN S Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $42,006.49 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODNEY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,006.47 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITVAN, DENIS G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,006.45 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, THOMAS L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,006.44 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGG, JO ANN, MRS Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,006.42 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, FRANCO Employer name Department of State Amount $42,006.16 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART-HAREWOOD, ARLENE J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,006.08 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARIE B Employer name Orleans County Amount $42,006.03 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, KAYSE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,005.38 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, DONEITHA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,005.37 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, DENISE T Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $42,005.11 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DAVID F, III Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $42,004.67 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIGONE, JOANN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,004.25 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENGLER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $42,004.07 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEAN ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $42,003.92 Date 08/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CASSANDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,003.92 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSA, MARY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,003.92 Date 11/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, GARY H Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,003.65 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTA, LESLIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,003.60 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKENHAGEN, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,003.51 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLWELL, KRISTY R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,003.43 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, THOMAS M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,003.37 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, DEBRA A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $42,003.10 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,003.07 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DEBORAH E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $42,003.01 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, KENNETH F Employer name Village of Scottsville Amount $42,002.90 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,002.65 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, JUSTIN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,002.57 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, RHONDA S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,002.48 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDLEY, WILLIAM G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,002.41 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOOR, GUITA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $42,002.33 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, HELENE R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,002.19 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, WAYNE R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $42,002.05 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LINDA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,001.97 Date 10/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SHERI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,001.76 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, JESSICA E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $42,001.72 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, GINA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,001.45 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, WAYNE L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $42,001.38 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWORN, JASMINE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,001.19 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DANIELLE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $42,001.12 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONO, ROBERT, II Employer name Orange County Amount $42,001.08 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, SHERRY L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $42,001.06 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, PATRICK J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,001.03 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, GHEMAIE K Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $42,000.98 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMONDA, JAMES B Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,000.98 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, BARBARA M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,000.89 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDEL, LAKESHIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,000.86 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, THERESA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $42,000.40 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, SHAUNELL Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,000.25 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETU, JOHN P Employer name Glens Falls Housing Authority Amount $42,000.15 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, GERALDINE B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,000.14 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHBLATT, STEVEN R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,000.14 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, JULIANA M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $42,000.14 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, AL R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $42,000.06 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Ellenburg Amount $42,000.00 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, TRAVIS Employer name Town of Lincklaen Amount $42,000.00 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVASTIAN, WALTER R Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $42,000.00 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JASON D Employer name Broome County Amount $41,999.98 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, VALERIE L Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $41,999.94 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGARIS, LABRINI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,999.90 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARBARA L Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $41,999.88 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLEMAN, HOLLY E Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,999.57 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, VINCENT M Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $41,999.54 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA CASTRO, AMANDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,999.45 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, STEPHEN C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $41,999.42 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $41,999.08 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, GLORIA J Employer name Village of Ravena Amount $41,998.96 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARCHICA C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $41,998.90 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKER, JEREMY M Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $41,998.57 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,997.74 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DERIK L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,997.35 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBRUNT, DANIELLE L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $41,997.24 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRITY, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Tully Amount $41,996.73 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRD, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,996.49 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, DAVID Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $41,996.27 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, SUSAN I Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $41,996.01 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, PAULA M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $41,995.80 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFI-KHAN, BIBI W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $41,995.75 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRNEY, JONATHAN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,995.66 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GWENDOLYN F Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,995.48 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System