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 STEVENS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,324.51 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, JUSTIN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,324.46 Date 09/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, STEVEN M, JR Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $41,324.39 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, ELAINE T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,324.05 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANOTTI, ROBERT A Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,323.85 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NICHOLAS D Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $41,323.78 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, THOMAS S, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $41,323.65 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT, ADAM O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $41,323.41 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,322.95 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGG, MARK R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,322.69 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, SUSANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,322.62 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGONOWSKI, SEAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,322.58 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, BRYAN Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $41,322.51 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, MARLENE J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,322.49 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPREER, MARIANNA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,322.49 Date 09/20/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEUS, LEIGHANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,322.30 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICOLA, DOREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,322.30 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, LINCY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,322.23 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, LAURIE A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $41,322.14 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSON, STEFANIE L Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $41,321.84 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCH, DAVID M Employer name Town of Ava Amount $41,321.70 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, THEODORE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $41,321.44 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDONE, THERESA A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $41,321.33 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLBACK, DANNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,321.31 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEISLE, ANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,321.03 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELTE, BRADLEY F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,320.74 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNER, DONNA L Employer name St James Fire District Amount $41,320.46 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Truxton Amount $41,320.32 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VIRGINIA L Employer name Warren County Amount $41,320.31 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIE, PHILIP A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $41,320.13 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, MARK D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,320.00 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, YADIRA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,319.89 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, GREGG A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $41,319.82 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDRACEK, THOMAS E Employer name Village of North Hornell Amount $41,319.60 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,319.43 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SHAWN C Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $41,319.41 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, BRENDA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,319.19 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAYTON J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $41,319.12 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $41,318.96 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, STEVEN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,318.81 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSEAU, DEREK A Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,318.36 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $41,318.35 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNESSA, KAREN E Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $41,317.87 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, JEANNETTE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $41,317.86 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, RYAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $41,317.85 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUFFRE, DOROTHY M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,317.32 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SHANNON S Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,317.18 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, OTIS D Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $41,317.12 Date 11/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDAFINO, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,317.10 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUZ, AGMET L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,317.09 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHASTANY, DORIS M Employer name Greene County Amount $41,316.94 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BZDUCH, CELESTE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,316.67 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TRE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $41,316.61 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,316.52 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, EARNEST E, JR Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $41,316.50 Date 07/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMART, JOSHUA W Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,316.23 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMBERS, SANDRA S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,316.08 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGLER, ROGER J Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,315.91 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSTLE, LINDA A Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $41,315.54 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWELL, CORY L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,315.44 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DENISE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,315.44 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPP, RYAN M Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $41,315.20 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, CAROL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,315.05 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, MARIO Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,314.92 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTO, VALERIA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,314.78 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIN, LINDA Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $41,314.61 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOVA, STEPHANNIE A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,314.53 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, LAUREN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,314.43 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARGARET A Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,314.00 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APICE, DONNA Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $41,314.00 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, CONNOR L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $41,313.97 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DISTINTI, ANETT Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,313.94 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCINA, SAVANNAH J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,313.70 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDWICK, SHARON A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $41,313.67 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, SHERRI M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,313.65 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, BRIDGETTE N Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,313.59 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, DESMOND V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,313.32 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SUSAN M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $41,313.05 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGER-BREWER, ASHLEY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,312.69 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, CARRIE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,312.41 Date 12/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USETED, SUSAN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $41,312.35 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $41,311.90 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, DENISE W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,311.86 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGEAU, ALLYSON B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,311.50 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, MICHELLE L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,311.49 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKARD, FRANK K, III Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $41,311.41 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KEVIN B Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $41,311.32 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, ROBIN P Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $41,311.03 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, ALISON A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,310.73 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LUIS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,310.59 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JACQUELINE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,310.48 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, WILLIAM C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,310.28 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TE JUAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,310.18 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANCISCO R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $41,310.13 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNANAN, IVAN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,309.94 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MIMI E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $41,309.86 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFEL, DEBRA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,309.73 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, YVETTE M Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $41,309.64 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTION, TRAVIS T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,308.87 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LORNA F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,308.39 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System