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 KEPPLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,958.98 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FEO, CONCETTA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,958.94 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, LEANA J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,958.77 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEISHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,958.77 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANO, ROSE MARY P Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $39,958.61 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMES, SCOTT A Employer name Essex County Amount $39,958.56 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,958.44 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, SHANE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,957.92 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPORACE, SHANNON M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,957.82 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, STACY N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,957.70 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL, AMIR T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $39,957.64 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENS, ETHEL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,957.45 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHANDA D Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $39,956.94 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, SABRINA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,956.74 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, RACHEL A Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $39,956.32 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALES, RICHARD P Employer name City of Oneida Amount $39,956.07 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, NAOMI Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $39,955.85 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, DEBRA V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,955.77 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, STACEY D Employer name Schuyler County Amount $39,955.57 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUTE-BERMEO, CYNTHIA F Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,955.41 Date 07/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, MELODY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,955.25 Date 06/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLISTER, MARGARET S Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $39,954.80 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, RUSSELL J Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,954.65 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, JOSEPH Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $39,954.22 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAESE, ROSEMARIE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $39,953.97 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIK A Employer name S Tier East Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $39,953.50 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPLEYEA, JOANNE Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $39,953.41 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAVID E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $39,953.32 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, VIRGINIA L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $39,953.30 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, FRANK E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,953.25 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPP, KIMBERLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,952.42 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKHAM, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,952.41 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, ROSANNA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $39,952.24 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBBETT, CYNTHIA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,951.72 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, JOHN T Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $39,951.71 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEBORAH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,951.40 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, HEIDI L Employer name Warren County Amount $39,951.20 Date 12/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $39,951.02 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,950.92 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLETTS, ANTHONY J, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,950.84 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RICHARD J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,950.62 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHANNA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,950.43 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAKER, ANDREW V Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $39,950.40 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PETER S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,950.37 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,950.30 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LISA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $39,950.06 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFERMAT, GARY T, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,950.00 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, JOSEPH W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,949.96 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, HEATHER E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,949.00 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXEIRA, JOHN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,948.93 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CURTO, PAUL A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,948.79 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RAYMOND M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,948.77 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROZIER, PENNY A Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $39,948.53 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $39,948.52 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, JULIE A Employer name Madison County Amount $39,948.50 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BRIAN G Employer name Madison County Amount $39,948.48 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, PAULA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,947.66 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,947.64 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANTON, SUZANNE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,947.60 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KYLE P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $39,947.58 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, LYNN Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,947.57 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORSTENSEN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $39,947.57 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, JANET I Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,947.53 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHEIMER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,947.19 Date 11/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, BARBARA B Employer name Erie County Amount $39,946.58 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, TANYA S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,946.56 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOS, CAROLYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,946.53 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, HAROLD M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,946.50 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERWALDER, CARMEN K Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $39,946.42 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, CARLOS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,946.41 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, RICHARD L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,946.20 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, KAREN M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $39,946.13 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, KELLY S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,945.92 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,945.56 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGGERT, TIMOTHY K Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $39,945.52 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMPERIO, KYUNGHI P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $39,945.52 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGOR, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,945.42 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, FREDERICK M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $39,945.24 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LILLIAM Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,945.07 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCO, LUCINDA J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,945.04 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULICH, KIRSTEN F Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $39,944.90 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEBRANDT, MARIE Employer name Albany County Amount $39,944.84 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINDLE, KEITH A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $39,944.78 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, WENDY L Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $39,944.55 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,944.39 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $39,943.99 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHAD M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,943.89 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAPECK, GREGORY F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,943.71 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUGA, RYAN C Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $39,943.71 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, MARIANNE Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $39,943.70 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIME, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,943.67 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA A Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $39,943.64 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALASA, ANNETTE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,943.53 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,943.29 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCHETTI, ANGELA G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,943.28 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTARO, LAURA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,943.24 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, WILLIAM S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,943.21 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIS, EDITH Employer name Town of Somers Amount $39,943.08 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCHUM, KYLE M Employer name Town of Corning Amount $39,942.83 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETZBAND, THOMAS G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $39,942.68 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System