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 BEEBE, CLIFFORD Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,335.34 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, PAUL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $39,335.22 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RAVETTE N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,335.04 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,334.87 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, LINDA J Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $39,334.86 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MARY W Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $39,334.85 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCK, SEAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $39,334.81 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER-BROWN, DIANA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,334.71 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, JUDY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,334.50 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, TRACEY N Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,334.50 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, JANICE E Employer name Barker CSD Amount $39,334.48 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDO, FRANCISCO C Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $39,334.35 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBURN, KRISTIN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $39,334.20 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, ABIGAIL A Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $39,334.19 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RYAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,334.18 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOSEPH A Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $39,333.80 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARTHA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,333.76 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, THERESA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $39,333.75 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAX, NICHOLAS C Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,333.52 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,333.42 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELWOOD, CYNTHIA D Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,333.36 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJDAS, JAY T Employer name Erie County Amount $39,333.23 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGELSTON, BRENDA L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $39,333.00 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KENNETH A Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,332.81 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLATHU ABRAHAM, SOJI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $39,332.75 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MATTHEW J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $39,332.60 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, CHARLES Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $39,332.56 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BONNIE J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,332.44 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MANUELA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $39,332.42 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DIANA A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $39,332.40 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, JONATHAN J Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,332.33 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN-DOYLE, MARJEAN Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,332.30 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, SANDRA I Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,332.04 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, RAYMOND E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $39,332.00 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, KATHRYN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,331.95 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NANCY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,331.79 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, PATRICIA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $39,331.78 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, SARAH R Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $39,331.55 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDEAU, RYAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $39,331.51 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, DONNA M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,331.46 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIERA, TERRIANN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,331.15 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLE, ELIZABETH Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,330.71 Date 10/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, PEGGY M Employer name Peru CSD Amount $39,330.60 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP-OLTZ, LISA B Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $39,330.50 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, LISA N Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $39,330.37 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DUSTIN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,330.17 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, ADAM D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,330.15 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, COLLEEN S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,329.75 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHAGWAT, SANJAY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,329.31 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURLOW, KELLEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,329.28 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, MARY ELLEN Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,329.28 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, JOSEPH J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $39,329.26 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE IULIO, CAROL I Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,328.89 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNER, DEBORAH L Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,328.86 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESTIN, MARIE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,328.86 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITANO, ROSEANN Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $39,328.65 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOWES, AMBER E Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $39,328.46 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFFT, DIANE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,328.26 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTALEK, WENDY M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $39,327.89 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRITZ, MARK Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,327.75 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SAMUEL A Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $39,327.62 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBOLD-SIMPSON, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $39,327.49 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,327.32 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREK, JAMES E Employer name Erie County Amount $39,327.16 Date 07/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZZO, STACY Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $39,326.88 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, LAURIE J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $39,326.77 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, FLOYD L, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,326.51 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,326.46 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAND, TERENCE J Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $39,326.37 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINELL, WALTER C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,326.35 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, THERESA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,326.30 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SASHA N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $39,326.27 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADERMAN, KIRK C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $39,325.59 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWY, PENNY P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,325.47 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, MICHELLE Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $39,325.41 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIZZY T Employer name Erie County Amount $39,325.36 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GREGORY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,325.34 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, VERNITA C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,325.14 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIFFANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,325.03 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIN, ANDRE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $39,324.94 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CYNTHIA D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $39,324.90 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, SARAH J Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $39,324.56 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, SUZETTE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,324.34 Date 11/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, LAURENA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $39,324.20 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, APRIL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,324.03 Date 11/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXAM, PATRICIA K Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $39,323.72 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDULIS, CATHERINE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $39,323.21 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCH, DONALD O Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $39,323.11 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLL, DIANA T Employer name Albany County Amount $39,322.93 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDARD, MEDJINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,322.73 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BETTY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,322.61 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSIGNORE, KRISTEN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,322.40 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, TIERRA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,322.00 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, JOHN D Employer name Hamilton County Amount $39,321.91 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORI, LISA M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $39,321.70 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHMAN, GLENN E, JR Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $39,321.41 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, MARGARET J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $39,321.31 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, DIANE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,321.14 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,321.10 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZBRUN, STEVEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,320.88 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System