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 SHUM, KAM S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,141.59 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, LISA C Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,141.36 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDEEN, ROBIN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $39,141.34 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SHAQUANA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,141.28 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKO, DUSTIN J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,141.09 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDURA, EUGENE F Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,140.80 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, KATHY A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $39,140.49 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, CORENE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $39,140.48 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEB, KELLY A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $39,140.44 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, ROBERT Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $39,140.32 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN W Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,139.97 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLAND, LISTON A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,139.90 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, THERESA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,139.78 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEESLER, ARTHUR R Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $39,139.29 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $39,139.15 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, ARLENE T Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $39,139.03 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFE, KYLE S Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $39,138.93 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSE, MARGARET R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,138.74 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, MELISSA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,138.69 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOUIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $39,138.63 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, TIMOTHY D Employer name Broome County Amount $39,138.63 Date 08/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKNAP, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $39,138.35 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, CONSTANCE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $39,138.06 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, ADDISON D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,137.99 Date 12/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LORRAINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,137.97 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CHARLES W Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,137.90 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, HUGO E Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,137.70 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESEMINI, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,137.46 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCEDES, DARIO, JR Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $39,137.28 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PEGGY A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $39,137.19 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIURLANDA, MARYANN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $39,137.13 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CRYSTAL Y Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $39,137.11 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $39,137.06 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, ANTHONY D Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,137.01 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, GISELLA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $39,136.70 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, KELLY I Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,136.37 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSAP, ERIC D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $39,135.99 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KOLLEEN A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,135.95 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, TERRI M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,135.82 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $39,135.69 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, SUSAN M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $39,135.57 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARFF, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $39,135.44 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURLO, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $39,135.38 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, DONNA Employer name Education Department Amount $39,135.19 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, DEAN A Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $39,135.14 Date 09/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, MATTIE P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $39,135.02 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JERRI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,134.84 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGELMEYER, TIMOTHY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $39,133.99 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVACQUA, DAVID Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $39,133.99 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENISE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $39,133.99 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMES, ROBERT R Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,133.88 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CRAIG B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $39,133.83 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, KENDRA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,133.70 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, HEATHER Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $39,133.69 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, ALAN A Employer name Essex County Amount $39,133.60 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DAWN C Employer name Essex County Amount $39,133.60 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMLEY, ALLISON J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $39,133.50 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, DONNA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $39,133.35 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, SEAN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,133.03 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, HOA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,133.03 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEFF, CAREY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,132.87 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOKUBAIT, ELIZABETH C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $39,132.84 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,132.58 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZIGMAN, VICKY I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $39,132.43 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURETT, STEVEN R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $39,132.27 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,132.02 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, TRACEY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,131.91 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, LUIS A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,131.48 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, EMILY W Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $39,131.39 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDER, JERRY L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $39,131.36 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, RONALD S Employer name City of Utica Amount $39,131.29 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOICH, ANGELA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,131.22 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIFFILL, MELISSA C Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $39,131.20 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWAMLEY, JANET Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $39,131.06 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, CLAUDIA E Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,130.69 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,130.52 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BROCKLIN, CLAYTON C Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $39,130.27 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MINDY L Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $39,130.19 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXSON, JOANNE G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,130.13 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, JOHN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,129.97 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHEY, BARBARA L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $39,129.95 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA, KATHY V Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $39,129.80 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, LESLIE S Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $39,129.78 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLI, JAMES Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $39,129.69 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SUZANNE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,129.66 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, DOREEN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,129.42 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DEIRDRE L Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $39,129.18 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIELINSKI, MARY E Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $39,129.06 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIN, NANCY E Employer name Education Department Amount $39,129.03 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBACK, TERRY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,128.92 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHIO, MAUREEN A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $39,128.63 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, KEITH W Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $39,128.54 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, NANCY R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,128.35 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUEVER, AIMEE M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $39,128.09 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, DIANA D Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $39,127.89 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCENZA, AMY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,127.71 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, SANDRA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,127.71 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGONE-LOPEZ, ROSE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,127.33 Date 08/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERANTOZZI, THOMAS J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $39,127.33 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICARO, JOHN A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $39,127.00 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System