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 BARTHOLOMEW, DENNIS J Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,814.25 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOADY, ARTHUR A Employer name Kings Park Fire District Amount $38,814.25 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, ROBERT J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $38,814.10 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBORN, ASHLEIGH L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $38,814.06 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHORN, TERESA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,814.05 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PATRICK F Employer name Town of Lapeer Amount $38,813.89 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, FRANCIS O Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $38,813.87 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, HENRY D Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $38,813.73 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, CRYSTAL L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,813.65 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, MARY D Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $38,813.16 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYUDMER, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $38,813.14 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERITAGE, KEVIN E Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $38,813.02 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, TERRI L Employer name Essex County Amount $38,812.94 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CRAIG J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,812.29 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRIANO HARKLESS, ERINN C Employer name Albany County Amount $38,812.19 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, MARY LOU Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $38,812.11 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALYCE F Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,811.75 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNAN, KEVIN R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $38,811.75 Date 09/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, CLAY W, JR Employer name Town of Wells Amount $38,811.56 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RONALD V Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $38,811.40 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALATO, JEFFREY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,811.18 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, THERESA M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $38,811.08 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDYKE, DENNIS S Employer name Tioga County Amount $38,810.88 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, JACQUELINE K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,810.79 Date 10/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, DYNESE R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $38,810.70 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,810.55 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASKA, CAROLINE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,810.52 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGINS, DEBRA A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,810.19 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCHWALSKI, JOHN B Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,809.70 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, MARK A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,809.63 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $38,809.49 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, ERIN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,809.22 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, JENNIFER N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,809.19 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, MARYAM N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,809.16 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SUSAN A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $38,809.00 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MICHAEL R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,808.69 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, DONALD Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,808.40 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, YOHANNAN C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,808.40 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SHAUNA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,808.16 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JOSHUA R Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $38,808.12 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DIANNE M Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $38,807.73 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKE, WILLIAM A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,807.73 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KRISTIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,807.49 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNKEL, LAURIE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,807.33 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATAPOW, JOHN A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $38,807.27 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACKLEY, ROBERT C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $38,807.01 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFILETTI, KELLEY Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $38,806.96 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARGARET E Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $38,806.87 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETCIE, TAMMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,806.83 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANCA, KELLEY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,806.50 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MANUELA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,806.12 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, PATTI A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $38,806.01 Date 02/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, TREMAYNE, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,805.95 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUDING, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $38,805.93 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARATARE, KEVIN S Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $38,805.54 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, LUCIA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,805.18 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, TANYA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,805.10 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, RANDALL J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $38,804.78 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, STEPHANIE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,804.66 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRUK, ELAINE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38,804.59 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHERRY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $38,804.56 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, LARRY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,804.21 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, SHERYL A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $38,804.08 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, CHANDRA D Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,803.86 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LARA M Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $38,803.66 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACHIMCZUK, RAEANN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,803.65 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLDOWSKI, BRIAN T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,803.20 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEILL, NATHAN S Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $38,802.98 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ALAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $38,802.96 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITE, LATISHA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,802.71 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, CARMELA T Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $38,802.63 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, JULIE S Employer name Albion CSD Amount $38,802.12 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDVIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $38,801.91 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, BARBARA L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $38,801.84 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHART, ANDREA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,801.66 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITER, CONNIE T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,801.60 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAMENT, GWEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,801.46 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, DEBRA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,801.28 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, ANDREA J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $38,801.15 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LORI A Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,801.09 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG, ALLISON R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $38,801.02 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, IRENE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $38,800.82 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, AMY E Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,800.76 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, DONALD L, III Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $38,800.71 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, AMY EF Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $38,800.57 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, DENISE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $38,800.22 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, MATTHEW C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $38,800.04 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ZALIA, BRENT J Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $38,799.87 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, TRAUDI M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $38,799.76 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPAW, LYNN A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $38,799.68 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDO, JOHN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,799.54 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YAO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,799.47 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBERT F Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,799.42 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTONE, DESTINEE S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,799.14 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDY, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome County Amount $38,798.85 Date 10/03/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMILLER, ALISON Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,798.83 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, CAROLYN S Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,798.80 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, DIANE B Employer name Erie County Amount $38,798.65 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MARK S Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $38,798.57 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABSALON, SOPHIA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $38,798.54 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System