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 BAKER, SHAUNA I Employer name Warren County Amount $38,732.16 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, RODNEY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,732.14 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, KRISTEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $38,732.11 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, ASHAKII K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $38,732.03 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LISA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,731.40 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, LAUREL A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $38,731.34 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOLATO, DAVID J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $38,731.34 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, CHRISTINE A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $38,731.21 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALIKIAS, WILLIAM J Employer name Education Department Amount $38,731.14 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,731.11 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, TYLER M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,731.10 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MERRITT W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $38,731.08 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, KEEGAN J Employer name Esp Performing Arts Center Corp. Amount $38,730.89 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGULICK, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $38,730.76 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPERT, ANTONINA M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,730.71 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, STACEY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $38,730.40 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, ELEANOR R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,730.23 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, JOHN J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $38,730.18 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, ANDREW D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,729.92 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAVELLA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,729.92 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JAYLEEN E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,729.87 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, SAMANTHA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,729.54 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIEL, DANA R Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $38,729.20 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNER, TANJA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,729.05 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KEVIN C Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $38,728.93 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, CATHERINE A Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $38,728.73 Date 06/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BRETT M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,728.71 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, WAYNE T Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $38,728.66 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, BERNARD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,728.65 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUCHIA, JEFFREY T Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $38,728.41 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEALING, AMANDA S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,728.25 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, DEBRA L Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $38,728.25 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADNY, CLARA B Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $38,728.21 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVENBURGH, DAVID M Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $38,728.12 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALO, ROSE M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,727.93 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,727.65 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, LILY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,727.63 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVAS, RYAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,727.62 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARK, SHARI Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,727.47 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, BARBARA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,727.43 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEINER, JENNIFER L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $38,727.39 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,727.09 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NICOLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $38,727.00 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EDWARD J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $38,727.00 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEBOAH, SAMUEL Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,726.99 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KERRY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,726.97 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,726.97 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUY, BRENDA L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $38,725.99 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MARISELA Employer name Orange County Amount $38,725.89 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAN, CASEY J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,725.64 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARONE, ROBERT J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $38,725.32 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELLEN M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $38,725.23 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CARRIE C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $38,725.15 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUANETTA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,725.07 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMERTS, JUSTIN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,725.06 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, ARCHIE R Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $38,725.02 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON-SMITH, SUSAN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,724.96 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANOVSKY, JEFFREY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $38,724.48 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RONI M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $38,724.48 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASZEWSKI, CARRIE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $38,724.47 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDOUS, SYEDA J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,724.22 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, LAWRENCE R Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $38,724.18 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, SHENIKA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,724.17 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICK B Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $38,724.08 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZHAUSEN, DEAN R Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $38,723.91 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, SCOTT Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $38,723.80 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, SUSAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,723.72 Date 09/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBRA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,723.41 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALYER, JOANNE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $38,723.38 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMETTE, JUSTIN Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $38,723.36 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, STEVEN R Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $38,723.07 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, JOHN P Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $38,722.96 Date 11/20/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, NEDSON T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,722.89 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACCHIARO, DIANA M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $38,722.67 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, STACY K Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $38,722.67 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BETSY B Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $38,722.60 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, REBECCA K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $38,722.08 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBERT, BRIDGET E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,721.99 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MARY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,721.74 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODUNARDT, WILLIAM L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,721.73 Date 08/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHMAEL, CINDY M Employer name Albion CSD Amount $38,721.55 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOSINO, JAMIE R Employer name Erie County Amount $38,721.46 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KATHLEEN J Employer name City of Olean Amount $38,721.36 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STACIE M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $38,721.34 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, STEVEN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,721.02 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SYLVIA B Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $38,720.99 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRCIO, LORI A Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,720.99 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANDT, DEVIN C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $38,720.80 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, DANIEL M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,720.71 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, KELLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,720.51 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORUCY, CATHERINE H Employer name Erie County Amount $38,720.50 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LOREEN L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,719.76 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEL, MAGDA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,719.64 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JANET L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,719.63 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOMRO, MELISSA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,719.55 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZI, MANDI E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,719.49 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLE, CHERYL D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,719.34 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ANGELA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,719.23 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDE, DAVID J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $38,719.12 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABLAK, CARL M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,719.10 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System