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 CULLEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,521.34 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBAR, PAUL G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,521.31 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,521.17 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, DEAN R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,521.12 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHIE L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $40,520.97 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, STACIE A Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,520.95 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMIANO, PETER A Employer name Albany County Amount $40,520.85 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZEL, ROBYN E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,520.51 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, OLIVE B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,520.51 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, ANDREW J Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $40,520.45 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMBUNDU, MUHAMMED S Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $40,520.10 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, PAUL E Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,520.06 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, ALBERT N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,520.01 Date 08/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, REGINA C Employer name Washington County Amount $40,519.63 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLITZ, DIANNA L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $40,519.47 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, SAM Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $40,519.38 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEVEN J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,519.33 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAMAS, ANNE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,518.82 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, JILL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,518.78 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOYCHAK, LINDA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,518.62 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURIFICATO, MATTHEW R Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $40,518.39 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DENISE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,517.90 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAM, REBECCA A Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,517.76 Date 08/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ANGELA V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,517.43 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $40,517.26 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TYLER C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,517.00 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, SEENA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,516.39 Date 01/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, RICHARD C Employer name Education Department Amount $40,516.20 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NOIA, MICHAEL V Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $40,516.16 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONDOLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $40,516.02 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, LANA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,516.00 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAPONARA, ROSA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,516.00 Date 10/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ORLANDO Employer name Orange County Amount $40,515.94 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, BABETTE N Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,515.73 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, RENEE P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,515.68 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, RAFAEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,515.55 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,515.34 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERVILLE, ROBERT E, III Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $40,515.28 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ETHELINDA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,515.21 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, NICOLE D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,515.18 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, KRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,514.77 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACARIO, VINCENT J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $40,514.73 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, DANIEL J Employer name Washington County Amount $40,514.51 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZOLLA, GERALDINE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $40,514.11 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOLIN, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $40,513.98 Date 12/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAFFORD, MICHAEL D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,513.81 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,513.55 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-SANG, ROXANNE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,513.34 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,513.14 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KENNETH V Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,512.33 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, STACIE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $40,512.30 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, HARRY M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $40,512.25 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOSHUA F Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $40,512.13 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONCKO, NANCY F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,511.97 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGAN, ISABELLA Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $40,511.89 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALIU, ARMAND Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,511.86 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, ALANA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,511.77 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLETTI, GERALD S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $40,511.61 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, REGINA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,511.41 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, FRANCES M Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,511.16 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ROBIN G Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,511.14 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVEIRA, CAITLYN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,510.92 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIN, SORAYA K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,510.41 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, SEAN P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,509.69 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ARTHUR E Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $40,509.60 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JUSTIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,509.51 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, ANNA JO Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,509.47 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, LORI E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $40,509.24 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERSON, WALTER A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,509.08 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAL, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,508.93 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, FREDERICK M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $40,508.76 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SANDRA R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $40,508.69 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PAMELA Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $40,508.64 Date 12/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIGS, DENNIS E Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $40,508.61 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,508.29 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, DARIUS J, SR Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,508.21 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGINS, JOHN E Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,508.15 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDZINSKI, DAREK Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $40,508.04 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, LYNN J Employer name Town of Plymouth Amount $40,507.40 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DONNA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $40,507.29 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LORI J Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,506.85 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JOYCELIN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,506.81 Date 02/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOATCH, NICOLE J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,506.52 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TYLER J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,506.41 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, TARA D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,506.09 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENNO, CATHERINE M Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $40,506.08 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, MARLAINA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,505.77 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,505.74 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DEIRDRE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,505.60 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEMANN, JENNIFER J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,505.40 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, KEVIN E Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $40,505.24 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAN, YAJAIRA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,505.16 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LYNNE T Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $40,505.16 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, DIANE Employer name Town of Southold Amount $40,505.13 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBARDI, JAMES V, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,505.12 Date 02/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, JANET M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,504.90 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLEAF, CARRIE Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,504.67 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, LINDA B Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,504.39 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNI, CANDICE L Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $40,504.32 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VANGO, RANDY P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $40,504.13 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System