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 SARUS, SANDOR A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $39,782.21 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, TERESA R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $39,781.81 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $39,781.80 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALSKI, THADDEUS M, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,781.69 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, TARA A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $39,781.66 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, NICOLA S Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $39,781.56 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GERARD J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $39,781.33 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMULSKI, ERIC D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,781.24 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABACCHI, TROY Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $39,781.11 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, MARK W Employer name Town of Collins Amount $39,780.92 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, REBECCA J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $39,780.82 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALUS, JENIFER L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $39,780.47 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPOLITO, AMY R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,780.44 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JEREMIAH M Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,780.36 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, ROBERT M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $39,780.20 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPPEL, NICHOLAS C Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $39,780.14 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,780.09 Date 10/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVAGAN, DIANA C Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $39,779.97 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Black River Amount $39,779.90 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLEY, KATHY L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $39,779.76 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, KRISTIN R Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,779.21 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEWERKER, DAVID G Employer name Town of Cherry Valley Amount $39,779.11 Date 08/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNYS, THERESA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,778.84 Date 05/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JOSH F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,778.60 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ARTHUR W, JR Employer name Groton CSD Amount $39,778.45 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON-RODRIGUEZ, DORA Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,777.90 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SUZANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,777.88 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, DIANE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,777.65 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, TIEGE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $39,777.55 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHODIMU, PETER S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,777.50 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, REED J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $39,777.17 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGALLI, MARYBETH Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,777.17 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYTCH-FIATO, DIANA C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,777.14 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, JOHN J Employer name Malone Housing Authority Amount $39,776.99 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, DONNA M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $39,776.89 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, KIRSTEN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $39,776.85 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, MARIANNE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,776.85 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTNER, KRYSTOL L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $39,776.54 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DIANE L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $39,776.26 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, NOE Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $39,776.05 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURZER, KIM E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,775.89 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZEK, WAYLAN W Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $39,775.40 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, YALITZA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,775.24 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CARRIE M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $39,774.76 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCCILLI, SHANNON J K Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,774.73 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, DEBRA A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $39,774.34 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, RYAN S Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $39,773.83 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPOROWSKI, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,773.58 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIEPY, JAY A Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $39,773.56 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHUT, CLIFFORD C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,773.39 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, MICHELLE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,773.36 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BETH ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,773.31 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODELL, GAYLE E Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,773.07 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, DANIELLE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,772.97 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANT, SUBARCHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,772.83 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, MARY C Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,772.82 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TILLIO, GLENN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,772.72 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVITELLI, ERIN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,772.41 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCKEMER, JANETTE S Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $39,772.40 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CHAD S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $39,772.33 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, GEORGE T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $39,772.25 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, JENNIFER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,772.22 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $39,772.19 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTEAD, DANA K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $39,772.14 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, JEAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $39,772.01 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KRISTIN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,771.95 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, BRENT J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,771.80 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMSTEAD, MICHAEL J Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $39,771.43 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, SARAH K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,771.38 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHNERT, LORI A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,771.21 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DARLENE S Employer name Education Department Amount $39,771.18 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOK, KATHY Z Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $39,770.91 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKLEY, ANNE MARIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,770.69 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCI, ELEANOR J Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $39,770.54 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATT, IRENA Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,770.53 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TRACY L Employer name Tioga County Amount $39,770.26 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHER, LORELEI E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,769.88 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JEROME A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $39,769.72 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIOTTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $39,769.50 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GIAN S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,769.46 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCA, LUCIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,769.29 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM P Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $39,769.23 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARY JO Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $39,769.18 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHERRI L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $39,769.18 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROY E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $39,769.18 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MARGARET H Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $39,768.49 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $39,768.33 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL B Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $39,768.19 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHARD, PETER A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,768.13 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONNA Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $39,768.13 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, AMANDA L Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $39,768.10 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOJTISEK, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $39,767.88 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, ALANE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,767.83 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $39,767.44 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, TROY T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $39,767.18 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUBERS, TAMARA K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,767.18 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, ANTORNE N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,767.18 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUGH, BARBARA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,766.81 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, DARREN J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $39,766.36 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DONNA-MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,766.30 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System