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 RAMSAHAI, ROHAN H Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,276.73 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, JOSEPH R Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $41,276.72 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNERD, BARBARA A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $41,276.28 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JENNIFER L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $41,276.18 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MICHAEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,276.08 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, SETH H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,275.95 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RHONDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,275.87 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,275.84 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, CAROL L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,275.69 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIGNY, BRIAN T Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,275.58 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,275.34 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPER, SHEILA A Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $41,275.10 Date 06/14/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, LYNN T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,275.01 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, DAWN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,274.91 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCAVALE, DAYNE M Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $41,274.71 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, EILEEN M Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $41,273.85 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, LOUIS N Employer name City of Watertown Amount $41,273.79 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,273.48 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTART, WALTER B, JR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,273.45 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, BURNELL D Employer name Town of Harrisburg Amount $41,273.42 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDRICH, CHIN-SAY Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $41,273.13 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKETT, LLOYD R Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $41,272.52 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKI, MALORY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,272.37 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRICK, RYAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,272.37 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, RAURRI W Employer name Education Department Amount $41,272.37 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTESMAN, EDIT Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,272.32 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHARONDA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,272.31 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, GERARD A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,272.23 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, MEGHAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,271.94 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDGIANOWSKI, FRANCINE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,271.82 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUKE, ROBERT Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $41,271.74 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CLARIBEL D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,271.66 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEAL, KELLY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,271.45 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIVIDEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $41,270.78 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, SANDRA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $41,270.70 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHREDERIS, DARLEEN Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $41,270.67 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVIO, JUDE D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,270.25 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, RITA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,270.03 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNFGELD, ERIC M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $41,269.81 Date 04/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, MICHAEL D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $41,269.80 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHAD A Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $41,269.71 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTANI, MICHAEL W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,269.60 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINTHAL, BRUCE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,269.57 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, TERRY D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,269.43 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,269.24 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, MARSHA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,269.11 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, AUDREY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,268.89 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIE, MELISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,268.41 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, NICOLE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $41,268.31 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE, ROBYN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $41,268.31 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHAEL V Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $41,268.31 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, BARBARA E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $41,268.31 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, DAVID A Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $41,268.00 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, SANDRA L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $41,267.94 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ-REYES, OTILIO Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,267.86 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEBEL, ADRIAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,267.82 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MARY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,267.42 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDLER, SCOTT Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $41,267.32 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, WADE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,266.72 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, SUSAN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,266.62 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, SUMEET A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,266.38 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, STEPHINE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $41,266.33 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREFFLER, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,266.25 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, MELISSA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,266.24 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAGER, CHRISTINE G Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,266.14 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKAD, FREDERICK G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,265.88 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, CALVIN B Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,265.73 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKA, DAKOTA C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $41,265.45 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, ANTHONY JOHN Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $41,265.44 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, MINDI A Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,265.36 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, JACKIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,265.12 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HOWARD H Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,265.07 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHI, RYAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,265.02 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, FLORENCE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,264.93 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JAYNE F Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $41,264.50 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, NICOLE L Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,264.00 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, RONALD J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $41,263.87 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $41,263.76 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLBACH, LORI A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $41,263.65 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, NATASHA E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $41,263.56 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GERALD F, III Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $41,263.39 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROZIAK, RYSZARD Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,263.29 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHODOLSKI, IRENA Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,263.27 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, MARIA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,263.18 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADISH, JEANNETTE Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $41,263.17 Date 06/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MONICA I Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $41,263.02 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, DOMINIC G Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,262.84 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JON M Employer name Village of Walton Amount $41,262.74 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, SUSAN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,262.36 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARNON, KENT D Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $41,262.29 Date 03/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,261.78 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASLANIAN, WILLIAM G Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,261.75 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, PAUL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,261.46 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, SONIA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $41,260.95 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCAMO, LORENZO A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $41,260.87 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JEAN B Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $41,260.57 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPARRO, REINALDO Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,259.94 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENALDO, MICHAEL A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $41,259.69 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JULIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,259.65 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, CAROLINE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,259.65 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System