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 CUDWORTH, RONALD E Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $40,552.74 Date 05/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PETER D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,552.59 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, ROBERT E, III Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $40,552.58 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDSLEY, SHELLY M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $40,552.48 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, ERIC J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,552.44 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, DIANNE S Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $40,552.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINO, KEVIN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,551.94 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,551.83 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, TRACEY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,551.81 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, LILLIAN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $40,551.53 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $40,551.49 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETSER, JOVONNA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $40,551.10 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, MARY ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,550.93 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEVIN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,550.91 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, MICHAEL V Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $40,550.82 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SANDRA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $40,550.51 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMINGS, JASON G Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,549.70 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, EILEEN M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $40,549.52 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, TAMARA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,549.49 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARMIENTO, YARENIS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,549.47 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, ANTONIA Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $40,549.46 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIER, MARVALYN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,549.33 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFORD, KIM S Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $40,549.00 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWKSBURY, DWIGHT S Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $40,548.91 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMANN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $40,548.86 Date 03/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHININ, FRANCISCO R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,548.70 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RICHARD H Employer name Town of Remsen Amount $40,548.44 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORUSSO, CHARLES R Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,548.28 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, NICOLE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,548.28 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU ROSE, RACHAEL S Employer name Warren County Amount $40,548.04 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JEANINE W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,547.89 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, JEREMY M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $40,547.78 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAHN, DAVID Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $40,547.54 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERENDA, MARY E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,547.35 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, BELKYS Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $40,547.33 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRONE, DEIDRA Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,547.12 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, MAUREEN Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,547.07 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORIS, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,546.88 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, RAYMOND Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $40,546.74 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MISTYANN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,546.74 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROLL, MATTHEW S Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,546.60 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, EMILY A Employer name Education Department Amount $40,546.07 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, VICENTE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,545.69 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLI, PIAVA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,545.66 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSON, BRETT M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $40,545.62 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, CODY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,545.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, CHERI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,545.50 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER-PLAIN, SUZANNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,545.39 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, JAMES G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,545.29 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, MICHAEL PETER Employer name Education Department Amount $40,545.21 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, TREVOR E Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $40,545.15 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, KATHRYN A Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,545.10 Date 09/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSE, SARAH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,545.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLEAN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,544.93 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, JEREMY J Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $40,544.73 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON-GUERRA, BARBARA J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,544.58 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FRANK, JR Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,544.47 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, DIANE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,544.43 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ROSA E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,544.27 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESON, WILLIAM E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $40,544.17 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHODA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,543.99 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COEN, MARY LOU Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $40,543.25 Date 04/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSNER, WENDY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,542.83 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVACCO, ROBERTA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $40,542.39 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RANDALL T Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $40,542.22 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETEY, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $40,542.02 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KALLI Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,542.00 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ERIC Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,541.58 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, LAVERNE Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,541.26 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLOWITZ, KELLEE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,541.21 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERZ, GARY E Employer name Town of Orange Amount $40,541.21 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMODY, DENNIS B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,540.99 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREO, MARY ELLEN Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $40,540.97 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELLI, ROBERT A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,540.95 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGOUGH, CAROLE LYNNE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,540.94 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALWORTH, BARBARA E Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $40,540.90 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JASMINE C Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $40,540.78 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILLIAM, SUSAN LYNN Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $40,540.71 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, VENUS A Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,540.62 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUERT, DONNA RAYE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,540.52 Date 02/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LAKISHA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,540.52 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUITRON, ALICE M Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $40,540.47 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-ALSTON, DEBRA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,540.08 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, IRENE T Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $40,539.92 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, DEBRA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $40,539.74 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, DANIELLE D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,539.29 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARYN, VASYL M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $40,539.18 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ROBERTO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,539.11 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, STEPHEN L Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $40,539.10 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WAYNE H Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $40,539.08 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINOLFO, THERESA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $40,539.06 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, HOLLYANN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $40,538.89 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CARL R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $40,538.78 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAZA, EVELYN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,538.71 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, BRITTANY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,538.67 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERES, TRAVIS W Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $40,538.60 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, ALEXA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,538.40 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZOMEK, RENEE Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $40,538.40 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, BRIAN C Employer name Andover CSD Amount $40,538.39 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DEBORAH J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $40,537.56 Date 10/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System