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 CHALUPSKI, ADAM K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,723.71 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICK, BRADLEY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,723.61 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,723.17 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADE, GORETTE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $40,723.07 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAULA A Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $40,722.94 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MARK D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,722.88 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ELIZABETH A N J Employer name Albany County Amount $40,722.85 Date 07/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, NANCY A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $40,722.60 Date 08/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $40,722.58 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFFMAN, NANCY J Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $40,722.56 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBOTH, DONNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,722.54 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JOHN E Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $40,721.53 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PAUL J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,721.36 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, JAMES W Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $40,721.11 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGGELKOW, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,721.08 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYPA, RONALD Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,721.08 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, ELAINE S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,720.94 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBLIN, SHARON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,720.64 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERMAN, KURT R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $40,720.51 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBEK, RENEE J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $40,720.40 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ANDREW R Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,720.03 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, NADIA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,719.85 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOKANIS, BRENDA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,719.72 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, JESSE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,719.46 Date 02/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDO, THERESA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,719.37 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIMELLO, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,719.10 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, FRANK A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $40,718.90 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILRAVY-ACKERT, LYNNE M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,718.87 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,718.63 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOS, MAUREEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,718.55 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGGERI, DEBRA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,718.54 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, ELIZABETH E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,718.44 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPBAR, CARLA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,717.52 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORR, KAITLIN E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $40,717.49 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $40,717.28 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CURTIS I Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,717.02 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, PATSY C Employer name Corning Community College Amount $40,717.01 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JENNIFER E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,716.93 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $40,716.72 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KORY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,716.71 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALICIA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $40,716.59 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, REBECCA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,716.57 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, DAVID Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $40,716.50 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREIMILLER, DANIEL T Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $40,716.13 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILEO, PAMELA M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,716.00 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,716.00 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOVSKY, NORINE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,715.88 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEHM, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,715.86 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEY, GREGORY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,715.72 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, EDWARD Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,715.69 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,715.53 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MATTHEW E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,715.49 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLICH, JEFFREY K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,715.03 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, VALERIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,714.95 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, MARGUERITE A Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $40,714.94 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPERT, KARIN M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $40,714.86 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-ALFORD, TRUDY L Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,714.80 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, BRIDGETTE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,714.75 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIAFERRO, SARAH J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,714.75 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONAU, DEBRA A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $40,714.73 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, HEIDI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $40,714.56 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, JOY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,714.54 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRENDA G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,714.50 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NICOLE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,714.46 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASOMJAI, SIRIPORN Employer name Broome County Amount $40,714.28 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, JASON B Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $40,714.16 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARPINO, MARIO J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,713.97 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, STACIE S Employer name Broome County Amount $40,713.87 Date 03/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, KATHLEEN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,713.86 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, KELLEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,713.77 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $40,713.48 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, ARTHUR H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,712.51 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, SZEVIA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,712.12 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, RUTH A Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $40,712.05 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYFERT, LYNN M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $40,711.87 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,711.66 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TANYA L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $40,711.49 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWATSWORTH, MARK S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,711.22 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, BRANDON K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,711.16 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSKY, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,710.98 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANELLO, MICAELA K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,710.74 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BEATHAM, PETER L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,710.65 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, ERIC A Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,710.25 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,710.24 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, MATT Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,710.13 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,710.12 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,709.94 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DERRICK D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,709.59 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, DAWN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,709.56 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, KEITH R Employer name Town of Ashford Amount $40,709.53 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, AMY E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,709.51 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVIL-ALEXANDER, JAMIE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,709.46 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, GEORGIANA T Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $40,709.39 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYBURN, JOYCE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,709.35 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDFORD, SANDRA L Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $40,709.32 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-ARMSTRONG, OMAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,709.20 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, KRISTEN N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,708.97 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JAIME L Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,708.92 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LUKE J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,708.87 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, PERRY J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $40,708.68 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System