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 BOOTH, JAMES Employer name Orange County Amount $39,029.28 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINAWAY, LESTER D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,029.26 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JENNIFER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,029.26 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLATORO, FRANKLIN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,029.26 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, LUIS Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,029.04 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBEK, MOLLY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,028.98 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, DAVID S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,028.95 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGESON, RONNIE C Employer name Greene CSD Amount $39,028.86 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ADAM A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $39,028.78 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, CYNTHIA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,028.51 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCERA, DAVID P Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,028.49 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, BRIAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,028.43 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBURZ, MARK A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $39,028.39 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJACK, BRUCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,028.23 Date 12/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ROBERT C Employer name Orange County Amount $39,028.08 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, KEISHA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,028.06 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZNANSKY, MONICA L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $39,027.92 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHELLE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,027.71 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, STEPHANIE Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $39,027.70 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAGLE, JACQUELYN Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,027.62 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK-SHULER, LESA J Employer name Broome County Amount $39,027.01 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAVINSKAS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $39,026.78 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERLING, JENDAYI L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,026.63 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ALEXANDRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,025.87 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LINDA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,025.67 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWENKOPF, HOWARD Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $39,025.51 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,025.41 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHERA, ANTHONY W Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $39,025.30 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAM, MARISSA D Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $39,025.00 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,024.91 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHL, MALLORY D V Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,024.78 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, MARY C Employer name Town of Gilboa Amount $39,024.74 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, WILLIAM R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $39,024.67 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONCZAK, SUSAN C Employer name Education Department Amount $39,024.66 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLI, NANCY L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $39,024.21 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULE, PATRICIA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $39,024.20 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FRANK R, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,024.01 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KELLY H Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,023.94 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADALLAH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,023.88 Date 04/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRUSSO, TERRY U, JR Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $39,023.84 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKES, NADINE L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $39,023.60 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHARON Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $39,023.58 Date 05/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESANSON, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,022.67 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, HELEN MARY Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,022.64 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARK G Employer name Broome County Amount $39,022.49 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KIM J Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $39,022.45 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKIN, SUSAN L Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,022.28 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, PEGGY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,022.26 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEID, KAREN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,022.25 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, ANNE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,022.24 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, ADAM J Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,022.22 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, JASON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,022.06 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, DENISE L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $39,020.90 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTH, BETH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $39,020.90 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVECZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $39,020.90 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, CHARLES R Employer name Town of Hardenburgh Amount $39,020.70 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DELHI Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $39,020.55 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPLEY, CARRIE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,020.48 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LAURA Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $39,020.12 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ALFREDO Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $39,020.07 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, PATRICIA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $39,020.00 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRENDAN J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $39,019.99 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SANDRA H Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $39,019.77 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELVEDERE, DAWN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,019.55 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, LYNN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,019.55 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSMAN, SUZANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,019.55 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, BRIAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,019.55 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHEUNG Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $39,019.55 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, DIANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,019.44 Date 02/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAFFERTY, DENNIS J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $39,019.39 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDRONI, LAURIE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,019.11 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ROBIN F Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $39,019.06 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, HEATHER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,018.95 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,018.93 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, CINDEE C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,018.92 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, BARBARA B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,018.91 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINK, LAURA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,018.78 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DAVID B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,018.59 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRAGLIA, MADELEINE K Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $39,018.58 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, MARY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,018.19 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICANDRI, TRACY Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,018.15 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGES, AMY D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,018.13 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, PATRICK H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,018.12 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, COURTNEY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,017.93 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, ALAN J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $39,017.76 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, EDWARD Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $39,017.24 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA, JORGE P Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $39,017.06 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, BUFFY L Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,016.92 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, CRYSTAL A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,016.84 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ANNIE G Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $39,016.74 Date 08/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, JUSTIN M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $39,016.52 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, ADELE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $39,016.36 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KRISTA L Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $39,016.02 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, WINNIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,015.91 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINCIC, CHRISTINE E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $39,015.77 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURAU, CORINNE E Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $39,015.62 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KAREN S Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $39,015.50 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONADIO, LOUIS, JR Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,015.31 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUFFETT, DAVID C Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $39,015.13 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCHE, DOUGLAS M, JR Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $39,015.13 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System