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 CASTELLANOS, JULIA G Employer name Highland CSD Amount $41,836.22 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIEWICZ, NICHOLAS T Employer name Alden CSD Amount $41,836.17 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, TIMOTHY P Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,836.08 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILGNER, SHANASIA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $41,835.90 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANK, RYAN P Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $41,835.71 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELLEN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,835.69 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MARY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,835.66 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $41,835.29 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANATTIERI, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $41,835.22 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTIN M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $41,834.99 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, JASON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,834.93 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, RENEE T Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,834.91 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, ROBERT L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $41,834.66 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DAWN L Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $41,834.61 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $41,834.48 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,834.44 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZZO, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,834.10 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, CAROLYN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,833.95 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRAVIS P Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $41,833.89 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, KYLE C Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $41,833.72 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISO, LISA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $41,833.63 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MEGHAN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $41,833.38 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, JARED J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,833.38 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTLE, LINDA Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $41,833.01 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIEL C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,832.99 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, CHESTER A Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $41,832.88 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, KEVIN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $41,832.60 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, ANTHONY G Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $41,832.21 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT-JOHNSON, CAROL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,832.20 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, CRAIG J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $41,831.68 Date 07/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWEJKO, CARLA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,831.57 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Albion Amount $41,831.48 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARGARITA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,831.40 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELLEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,831.38 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, ALICIA M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $41,831.20 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDD, RALPH Employer name Port Jervis Free Library Amount $41,831.20 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, CECILIA L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,831.20 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYEUR, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,831.08 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, KATHIE S Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $41,830.70 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, LORI A Employer name Essex County Amount $41,830.66 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, KIM MARIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $41,830.45 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKUM, DAVID C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,830.14 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTHY, EILEEN G Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $41,829.91 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, PAUL C, JR Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $41,829.84 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, VICKY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,829.72 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, ELVIS Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $41,829.52 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $41,829.23 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARL C Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,829.18 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, DANIEL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,828.81 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BARRY C, SR Employer name Albany County Amount $41,828.44 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, BRENDA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $41,828.34 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI BEAR, HEATHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,828.33 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, DONNA Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,828.28 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, MARION F Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,828.28 Date 07/16/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOSHAW, MARY M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $41,828.05 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, MITCHELL R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,828.02 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFFENBURGER, LISA G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,827.94 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARO, JASON W Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,827.94 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOSIK, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $41,827.78 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, COLLEEN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,827.67 Date 11/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, CHARLES H Employer name Town of Owego Amount $41,827.18 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, SUZZANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,827.11 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, HEIDI J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,827.06 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHOTRA, ZACHARY E Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,827.02 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, MARIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,826.64 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,826.62 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, DANA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,826.53 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUENDO, LAWRENCE J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,826.45 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, LISA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,826.40 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, SANDRA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,826.17 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, SCOTT I Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,826.10 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, CLAUDIA M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $41,826.00 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVINGALA, JACQUELINE L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,825.93 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DENNIS E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,825.68 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, XAVIER SHANICE S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,825.25 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,825.23 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLOWSKI, PETER J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,825.23 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVES-VALENTIN, ELIZABETH Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $41,824.88 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETT, MALLORY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,824.81 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RONALD E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $41,824.73 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKS, NEIL C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,824.37 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,824.16 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDLOVE, LA SHANA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,823.45 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTERSON, LA PORTIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,823.30 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEL, LINDA E Employer name Education Department Amount $41,823.24 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,823.11 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, RONALD L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $41,822.70 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, EUGENE, III Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,822.69 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, RALSTON E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,822.67 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, RENEE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,822.47 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOUR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $41,822.43 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, LORI L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $41,822.32 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, ELAINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,821.95 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZEY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $41,821.72 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVELL, KATRINA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,821.52 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, WAKEITH Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $41,820.93 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SUSAN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,820.86 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, BETSY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $41,820.75 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSEY, BENJAMIN A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $41,820.75 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, GEORGE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,820.66 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System