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 KRUK, JESSICA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $40,020.94 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTITT, SUZANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,020.92 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAS, NANCY Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,020.65 Date 04/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANA C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $40,020.53 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSS, ROBERT E, II Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,020.52 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZONE, KIERSTEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,020.28 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, HEATHER A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $40,020.20 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE-YOHE, LAURIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,020.05 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, BONNIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,019.96 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERA, MARGARET Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,019.93 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEERS, BRIAN E Employer name Erie County Amount $40,019.75 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTINGTON, NORMA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,019.71 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGSEN, JOSIE R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,019.61 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILER, LESLIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $40,019.37 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LINDA MARGARET Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,019.23 Date 04/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDITT, COREY M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $40,019.20 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMELLA, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,019.09 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEA, MATTHEW R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $40,018.88 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, SHERI Y Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,018.81 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,018.76 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHT, E FORRESTER Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,018.69 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, KIMBERLY ROSE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,018.62 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAD, RODDIE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,018.49 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, DAWN R Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $40,018.19 Date 03/25/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, CATHY A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,017.85 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, BONNIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,017.78 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICNER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $40,017.77 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, PAMELA S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,017.53 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, EMILY V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,017.46 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, DIANE P Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $40,017.42 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELOVER, MARGOT A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,017.17 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBINS, DARRYL L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,017.06 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONALD F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,016.89 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLI, ANTONIO G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,016.77 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, ALBERT G Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $40,016.76 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, DEBRA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,016.55 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEYER, SUSAN E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $40,016.45 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $40,016.34 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA Employer name Broome County Amount $40,016.33 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, NICHOLAS B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,016.23 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACIE K Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $40,016.19 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RACHELLE Y Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,016.15 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCHI, CONSTANCE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,016.07 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, LOIS A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,016.03 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,015.80 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOX, CINDY Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,015.72 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, DEBORAH S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,015.60 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, DERRICK R Employer name Erie County Amount $40,015.03 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GENEVIEVE C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,014.91 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONIWAS, DAVID G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,014.88 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTIS, JAMES H Employer name Hoosick Housing Authority Amount $40,014.54 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTE, NICOLE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,014.45 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ANITA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $40,014.25 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, COLLETTE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,013.92 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAMELA J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,013.73 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,013.57 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICKEY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $40,013.24 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, DEBRA C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $40,013.14 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZI, ERIN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $40,013.06 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,012.66 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLULY, DILAN R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,012.56 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYFIELD, YVONNE E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $40,011.88 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCHI, PATTI ANN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $40,011.15 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,011.12 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Wayne Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $40,010.83 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, PATRICK L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $40,010.56 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JOSH F Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $40,010.50 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARLING, NANCY A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $40,010.44 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, CHARICE D Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $40,010.05 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJEDA, ISMAEL E Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $40,009.84 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTABROOK, CHERYL L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,009.74 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,009.73 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECI-BLACK, DEBORAH L Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $40,009.60 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $40,009.38 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, NEIL T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,009.34 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, KENNETH F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $40,009.14 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COURT, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,008.98 Date 02/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, AMANDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $40,008.88 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBLETON, PATRICE J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,008.86 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ALICIA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $40,008.48 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARK G Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,008.47 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER-MARTIN, KATHERINE C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,008.30 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, BRIAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,007.90 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, CHERYL M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $40,007.51 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEBRA J Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $40,007.31 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUBEL, MARKELLA J Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $40,007.27 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, KAREN R Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $40,007.25 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,007.09 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTE, GINA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $40,006.88 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,006.60 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETT, CHARLES A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,006.29 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYAW, TAMMY S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $40,006.26 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, AMANDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,006.20 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMICH, STEWART T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,005.80 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ELIZABETH E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,005.77 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY-GILMAN, ANNMARIE Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $40,005.76 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSCH, DEBRA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,005.61 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, JULIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,005.44 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MAURICE V Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,005.27 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, MATTHEW J Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,005.17 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System