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 LUDWIG, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,286.76 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBLIN, KATHLEEN ANN Employer name City of Watertown Amount $39,286.70 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIO, SHANNON S Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $39,286.68 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CURTIS A Employer name Town of Ledyard Amount $39,286.63 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $39,286.62 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, BONITA J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $39,286.54 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ARMAND J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,286.33 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, CLIFFORD A Employer name Town of Milford Amount $39,286.16 Date 10/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JANET L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,285.73 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTI, DIANE E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,285.70 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUVEL, DANIEL G Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,285.59 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, KERRI L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $39,285.27 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, BRIAN Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,284.86 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORILLO, JOCELYN Y Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,284.83 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, ALAN P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $39,284.82 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, SOMARA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,284.80 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ROBIN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,284.56 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICK M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $39,284.43 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLASPERANZA, SALLY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,284.37 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, YVONNE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,284.35 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AMY S Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $39,284.34 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVETE, CECILE V Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $39,284.14 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELAINE J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,284.04 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SANDRA L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,283.94 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKE, MARLENE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $39,283.92 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, TERRY R Employer name Broome County Amount $39,283.82 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNE, SARA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $39,283.72 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNELY, HELEN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,283.69 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVITO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $39,283.65 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMARTIE, QUANEESHA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,283.63 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, LEAH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $39,283.56 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, AMANDA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,283.33 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SUSAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,283.29 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGER, CAROL Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $39,283.00 Date 10/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDA, JUSTIN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,282.99 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JEREMY C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,282.97 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $39,282.97 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $39,282.66 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSEM, NASSR Employer name Erie County Amount $39,282.60 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ELIZABETH L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,282.44 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, LISA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,282.43 Date 01/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROIK, JUDY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,282.24 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $39,282.24 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, CAROL L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,282.04 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, DANIEL Q Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,282.00 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, PAMELA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,282.00 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TYREA L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $39,281.81 Date 08/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, CAROLYN K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $39,281.48 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, N'COLA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,281.28 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, VICTORIA L Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $39,281.18 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, DAWN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,280.86 Date 12/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, SHERRY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,280.70 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEVEN B Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,280.56 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, HOLLY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $39,280.53 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEKODUNMI, TAIWO A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,280.40 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, LAURA E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,280.37 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KEITH E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,280.19 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUF, RAYMOND A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,280.18 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, RANDY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,280.18 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, CHRYSTAL E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,280.18 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALCANTE, JOAN N Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $39,279.98 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, PAMELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,279.92 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JUDITH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,279.88 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, CLAYTON D Employer name Washington County Amount $39,279.86 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, NANCY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,279.14 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, DAISY M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,279.11 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, HENRY H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $39,279.06 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISH, DOUGLAS L Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,278.97 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JOSHUA P Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $39,278.65 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, JOSEPH M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,278.63 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHAVONNE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,278.51 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBURN, NANCY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,278.34 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOTT, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,278.25 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISK, ROBERT R Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,278.21 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOH, MOLLY C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $39,277.95 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MICHELLE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,277.41 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVORETTI, ANDREA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,277.21 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTSLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,277.04 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, PARASSERIL J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,277.04 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, CHARLENE K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,276.92 Date 04/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLKE, STEVEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,276.84 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIEN, TAHJ K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,276.82 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $39,276.82 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, SCOTT M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,276.78 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JEANNE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,276.62 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS-RODRIGUEZ, AIMEE J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $39,276.60 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, JOAN D Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,276.54 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JENNA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,276.53 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, VICTORIA D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,276.48 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ROXANNE S Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $39,276.41 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, NEIL J Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,276.11 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFERIS, BRADLEY P Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,275.73 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMAETA, ENRIQUE M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $39,275.62 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMIA, DENISE M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $39,275.61 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANA, KELLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,275.39 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSELIN, ZACHARY T Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $39,275.18 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLUM, JOY R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $39,275.08 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDEGRAVE, MICHAEL C Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $39,274.90 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYAM, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $39,274.72 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHARON D Employer name Yates County Amount $39,274.39 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System