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 HAND, ROBERT T, III Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $39,814.69 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, NIRIO A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,814.64 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYCKMAN, GARY Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $39,814.35 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BARBARA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,814.23 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVENSON Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,814.19 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, DIANE E Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $39,813.83 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $39,813.70 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JUDY M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $39,813.69 Date 05/30/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, TRACEY H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $39,813.66 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BETTY G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,813.63 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSACHER, NANCY E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,813.44 Date 06/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, GINGER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,813.33 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANI, RAY Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $39,813.23 Date 05/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AIKEN, CAILIN M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $39,813.12 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSO, CHARLES V Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $39,812.81 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, J R, JR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $39,812.78 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEHOLDER, KARA L Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $39,812.65 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, RALPH E, JR Employer name Town of Hillsdale Amount $39,812.51 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOWSKI, IVAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,812.50 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLPAKAS, LISA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,811.58 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETIS, MARGARITA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,811.40 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINA, ANGELA F Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $39,810.98 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, FELICIA A Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $39,810.86 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, JESSICA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,810.78 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTILIO, JANICE T Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $39,810.19 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNGARD, JOSEPH D, II Employer name City of Hornell Amount $39,810.03 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, RACHEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,809.96 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, EVELYN L Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $39,809.85 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMME, PATRICK Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,809.74 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, JASON D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,809.53 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBEL, SAMANTHA P Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,809.33 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEY, ANDREW B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,808.92 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, SHERRY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $39,808.73 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, DARIN M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $39,808.58 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, ANGELA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,808.53 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, BRANDON A Employer name Town of Grove Amount $39,808.30 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JUSTIN L Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $39,808.25 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, BRIAN Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,807.93 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NAOMI N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,807.77 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITTADINO, JOSEPHINE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,807.76 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ABDON J, JR Employer name Town of Cambridge Amount $39,807.66 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, HANNAH K Employer name Town of Gates Amount $39,807.60 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON S Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $39,807.57 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICKIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,807.55 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCO DE STEFANO, DIANA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,807.50 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY-DURKIN, KRISTEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,807.50 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARI, RENATA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,807.50 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,807.50 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAAB, CHRISTINA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $39,807.45 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUONG, JANET M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,807.40 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, GINA M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $39,807.36 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBELL, COLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,807.34 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THARNISH, JAMIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,807.34 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUCINSKI, JENNIFER J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,807.17 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LYNN S Employer name Hamilton County Amount $39,807.16 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, KAREN L Employer name Washington County Amount $39,806.72 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKOWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,806.04 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MITCHELL G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $39,805.89 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LEOBARDO Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $39,805.62 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JON S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $39,805.52 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, TONY T, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,805.32 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDLANDER, KAYLA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,804.93 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CAROL A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $39,804.27 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, GORDON G Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $39,804.24 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACIN, BRENDA J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $39,804.09 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILON, NICOLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,803.96 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, HOLLY M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $39,803.82 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, PATRICIA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $39,803.64 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, CELESTE N Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $39,803.46 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, HAROLD J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,803.27 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, TANYA J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $39,803.05 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIE G Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $39,802.28 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCUM, REANDA S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,802.20 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DANIELLE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,802.12 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNIKOFF, MARISSA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,802.05 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DANIEL Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $39,802.03 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $39,801.65 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHUM, LONNEL R, JR Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $39,801.57 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SHERRY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $39,801.28 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFILLARO, LORETTA J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $39,800.80 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, SUSAN P Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $39,800.22 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MICHELE L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $39,800.22 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RHONDA R J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $39,800.09 Date 12/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, KATHLEEN Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $39,800.03 Date 04/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAFERIO, GREGORY P, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,799.87 Date 11/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMS, LISA M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $39,799.57 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, STACY A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $39,799.40 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JUSTIN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,799.04 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDEN, WANDA M Employer name Warren County Amount $39,798.87 Date 04/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHER, ELOUISE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,798.85 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JIJU Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $39,798.66 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARFIELD, JR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,798.59 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FURIA, ALEXANDRA J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,798.53 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGLER, KRISTIN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,798.41 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAMES A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,797.76 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, STEPHANIE N Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,797.73 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON E Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $39,797.60 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHERINE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,797.57 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,797.33 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,797.28 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System