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 PEGUERO, MIRTHA Y Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,320.85 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, THOMAS N Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,320.82 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCE, MARGARET C Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $39,320.82 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, RANDY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,320.72 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, JUAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,320.71 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, GERALD S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,320.68 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANGEL Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $39,320.58 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ARLENE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $39,320.26 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LESIA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,320.24 Date 02/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, KAREN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,320.17 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CESAR Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $39,320.03 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,319.88 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVAN, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,319.20 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUXON, CRYSTAL R Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $39,319.07 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICCARELLI, DARYL F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,318.81 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LISA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,318.67 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJACZKOWSKI, ROBERT M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $39,318.60 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, MATTHEW O Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $39,318.32 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, BRIAN K Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $39,318.28 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPRE, ELIDA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $39,318.22 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, JENNIFER L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $39,318.15 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DWIGHT Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,317.96 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KANE, JANET E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,317.74 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Russell Amount $39,317.59 Date 04/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, LINDA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $39,317.58 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,317.50 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITE, JENNIFER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,317.23 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DYLAN M Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $39,317.20 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYCOX, JAMES Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $39,316.95 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PAUL A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $39,316.82 Date 03/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, DONALD J Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,316.69 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, ALPHONSE D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $39,316.43 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, CHRISTINA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,316.27 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINNALL, SIMEON E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,315.92 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, DAVID S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,315.69 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, ADAM M Employer name Madison County Amount $39,315.69 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUTERMOUT, JUNE L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $39,315.56 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTANO, THERESA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,315.24 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, YVONNE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,315.10 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,314.90 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EBONY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,314.80 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSMIRE, SARAH A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,314.74 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSA, CATHERINE A Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,314.59 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, CARMEN T Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $39,314.56 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSI, MARIA C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,313.96 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, HELEN G Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $39,313.94 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, PATRICIA D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,313.91 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, MEGHAN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,313.73 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JOI SMALL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,313.58 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLITON, SPENCER L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $39,313.08 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYROT, HEATHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,313.07 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRENTON P Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $39,313.00 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, MELANIE G F Employer name Department of State Amount $39,312.19 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, JOHN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,311.98 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOGE, NANDANIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,311.91 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, SAMUEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,311.81 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $39,311.68 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEL, GAIL E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,311.26 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, RALPH L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $39,311.25 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, JENNIFER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,310.50 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TVRDIK, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Thurman Amount $39,310.49 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN, DELCINERAY M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $39,310.31 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CINDY A Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $39,309.97 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAL, GLORIA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,309.84 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JOYCE K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,309.78 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, PAMELA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $39,309.58 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, JANET Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,309.57 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, TRACY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,309.45 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARRINGTON, JOSEPH W Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $39,308.92 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, ERIC J, SR Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $39,308.85 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, KIRK A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $39,308.72 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, MEGAN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,308.65 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCONE, GABRIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,308.60 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, ANGEL M Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $39,308.45 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DELORES S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,308.24 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACIMO, MAUREEN Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $39,308.24 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, LINDA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,308.21 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURKA, SARAH M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,307.98 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, KATIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,307.89 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMINSKI, PETER D Employer name Erie County Amount $39,307.76 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEEPENING, GEORGE J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $39,307.20 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JOHNATHAN M Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,307.06 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATARI, SULEKHA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,306.79 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIVEN, JULIE M Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,306.40 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYEA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $39,306.35 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGEL-VILLA, LUIS F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,305.99 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, BRIAN E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,305.93 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMNAUGH, GREGORY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,305.77 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, MICHELLE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,305.66 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, GONZALO Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $39,305.10 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DANIEL T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $39,305.02 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOROTHY F Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,304.83 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALZIEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,304.81 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBY, NEVILLE C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,304.32 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, TERESA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,304.25 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEREK J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $39,304.10 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, SHARDA N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,303.91 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYO, PATRICIA B Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $39,303.78 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPATHY, SABITRI R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,303.76 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUFELBERG, DONALD D Employer name Town of Florida Amount $39,303.60 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System