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 WALEKO, ANA P Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $41,465.81 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SAMUEL I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,465.76 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, DAVID G Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,465.74 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, CINDY A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $41,465.69 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, BENJAMIN R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $41,465.57 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, COLBY J Employer name Yates Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $41,465.31 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, GEOFFREY W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,465.14 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNIGA, SHAWN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,464.80 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOPLEUS, DONALD L Employer name Warren County Amount $41,464.80 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ESTEBAN I Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $41,464.78 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, TERESA MIRANDA Employer name Town of Somers Amount $41,464.68 Date 04/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSON, EDWARD A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,464.60 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT E L, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,464.32 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTINO, ADORA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,463.58 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MICKEY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,463.41 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MELISSA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,463.19 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, TIMOTHY R Employer name Erie County Amount $41,463.01 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, GOVANNI RAFAEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,462.91 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERSON, MICHAEL T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,462.72 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, DIANA L Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $41,462.62 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,462.58 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSELA, GEORGETTE M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $41,461.57 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, ALICE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,461.50 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of New Hudson Amount $41,461.50 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIAO, YAN QUN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $41,461.38 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, HECTOR D Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,460.88 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHAPPILLY, JOEMON J Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,460.88 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ MARTINEZ, LUZ A Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,460.88 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHBERT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $41,460.68 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, KRISTI M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTUSO, DONNA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, WANDA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHANNON M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIE, DIANA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, KATHERINE V Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,460.45 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAMANTARI, MARIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,460.29 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, JILL C Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $41,460.17 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSOGNA, DOMINIC A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $41,460.08 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAN, JULIE M Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $41,460.05 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATOR, GARY D Employer name City of Hudson Amount $41,460.03 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, DEBORAH M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $41,460.02 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, DESIREE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,459.98 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLIN, KEVIN G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $41,459.79 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, NICOLE L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $41,459.65 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TAVIA N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,459.65 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, JANE E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,459.61 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, FRANCINE G Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $41,459.58 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,459.50 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULT, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,459.32 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKMER, KELLY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,459.15 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFIELD, CHERYL R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $41,458.88 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BRIAN D Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $41,458.74 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORUBSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,458.40 Date 11/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOTCH, SCOTT P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $41,458.34 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, MARY SHANNON Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $41,458.33 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, ELLEN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,458.28 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADEIRA, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,458.18 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICHEK, IRINA N Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,458.18 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JOHN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,458.09 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHY Employer name Albany County Amount $41,457.91 Date 01/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERNA, EDWARD A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,457.55 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, DELPHENA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,457.35 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSTON, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $41,457.20 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, BRENDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $41,456.94 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONE, ABOUBAKARD Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,456.72 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROXANNE L Employer name Orange County Amount $41,456.68 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, MELISSA E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,456.56 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, STACEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,456.42 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ARLENE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,456.32 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $41,456.20 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULAKOS, LYNNE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $41,456.09 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCOSO, RONALD M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,455.99 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,455.85 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, JASON P Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,455.76 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, TIMOTHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,455.54 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTI, FRANK L, JR Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $41,455.14 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIO, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,454.99 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVENE, WILLIAM F Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,454.85 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, JOYCE Employer name Education Department Amount $41,454.82 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERK, VALERIE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,454.77 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, SHELBY A Employer name Greene County Amount $41,454.76 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,454.76 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, BRENNON J Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,454.55 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JULIA P Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $41,454.38 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, REYNARD Employer name Education Department Amount $41,454.34 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, BENJAMIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,454.34 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELLY, DANIELLE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,453.98 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEHMAN, ANDREA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,453.78 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RODNEY E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,453.39 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMMEL, DONNA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,453.30 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMAK, THEODORE E, JR Employer name Town of Willet Amount $41,452.88 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSS, ROBIN S Employer name Town of Clay Amount $41,452.71 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, EVELYN S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,452.66 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SETH C Employer name Town of Sparta Amount $41,452.60 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, THERESA M Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $41,452.35 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREADY, TARIN L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,452.34 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, LORIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,452.26 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEO, GRACE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,452.01 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, SHAWN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,451.89 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CHAD E Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,451.87 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System