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 BUTTINO, KIMBERLY M Employer name Madison County Amount $39,530.25 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, LORRIE A Employer name Madison County Amount $39,530.25 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BETTY JO Employer name Madison County Amount $39,530.25 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, JANINE R Employer name Madison County Amount $39,530.25 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,529.85 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, VALERIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,529.57 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KEITH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,529.53 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELL, BRIAN M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $39,529.50 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINE, DIANE M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $39,529.21 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RUSSELL H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,528.62 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUIDA, BENITO Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $39,528.19 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PATRICK D Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $39,528.08 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE-JONES, ELLEN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $39,527.92 Date 10/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $39,527.63 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,527.55 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAJ, SURUJDAI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,527.51 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, NICOLE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,527.38 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,527.35 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $39,527.34 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, GIACONDA R Employer name Education Department Amount $39,527.31 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DONALD Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,527.21 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, STEVEN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $39,527.11 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, NICOLE J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $39,527.05 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYLEAR-SMITH, MONISE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,526.67 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINCK, AMY R Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $39,525.91 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MARGUERITE G Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,525.89 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, MARIAN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,525.60 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADEY, KARIN M Employer name Warren County Amount $39,525.48 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESHESKI, PETER Employer name Warren County Amount $39,525.45 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICO, GIOVANNI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,525.05 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRER, KYMBERLY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,524.94 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYSONG, LINDSAY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,524.86 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KELLY A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $39,524.76 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAL, ELEMER S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,524.54 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ALICE M Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,524.52 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SHERRY A Employer name Town of Parma Amount $39,524.34 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRING, LYNDA H Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $39,524.23 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARD, CORRINE Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $39,524.21 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, CASEY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,524.15 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, TRACY L Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $39,523.98 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAB, MARTA Employer name Erie County Amount $39,523.86 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,523.81 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCO, NANCY A Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $39,523.75 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, MYRON Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $39,523.65 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRIAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,523.36 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHYNSKI, KRISTINE F Employer name Erie County Amount $39,523.34 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, EMILY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,523.02 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,522.97 Date 11/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGMA, DIANA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,522.63 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BROOKE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,522.59 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,522.12 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MATTHEW B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,522.03 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAMAKIS, ASIMINA I Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $39,521.74 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAWESS, SANTINA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,521.70 Date 03/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, TRAVIS J Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,521.46 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NATHAN J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,521.37 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KENNEY Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,521.03 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGLE, JEFFREY C Employer name Galway CSD Amount $39,520.74 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, PAULA L Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $39,520.57 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, DOREEN A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $39,520.37 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, AMBROSE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $39,520.12 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, SEFERINO A Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,520.09 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, JENNIFER L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $39,520.00 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, PETER R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,519.90 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, ELEANOR A Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,519.88 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZLER, MARILYN K Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $39,519.85 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOF, SHARLENE A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $39,519.69 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, NICHOLAS D Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $39,519.68 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARD, JACK A Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,519.30 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCH, PAUL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,519.14 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, GERALD Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,519.09 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $39,519.04 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, JACQUELINE Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $39,518.66 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, RHIANN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,518.62 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, CHARLENE D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $39,518.50 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, MICHELLE I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,518.41 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMMINS, RUSSELL E Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $39,518.38 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, REBECCA S Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $39,518.32 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, BONNIE M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $39,518.30 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHIN, DAVID C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,518.28 Date 04/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEFEL, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,518.22 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, THERESA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,518.17 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABENBAUER, KELLY C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,517.93 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGEWEIT, MATTHEW R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $39,517.80 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, PATRICIA D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $39,517.67 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CHASITY L Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $39,517.50 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $39,517.40 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, CHARLES B Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $39,517.37 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DELORES Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,517.06 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCIUTA, AMEDEO S Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $39,517.02 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRINO, THOMAS P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $39,516.98 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABNER, NANCY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,516.96 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, MARY P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,516.78 Date 05/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKER, NANCIANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,516.77 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODORE, LATOYA C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,516.76 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORILLO, DONNA M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $39,516.68 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATHOUT, PAULA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,516.07 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, SARAH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,515.91 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RYAN W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $39,515.49 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CAROLYN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,515.41 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System