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 KUBENIK, CHRISTINA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,718.90 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, RONALD H Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $38,718.84 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Lyndon Amount $38,718.54 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, JAMES T Employer name Town of Lyndon Amount $38,718.54 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUE, WILLIAM A, SR Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,718.47 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, LISA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,718.46 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINKA, STEVEN P, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,718.17 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTOR, DONNA M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $38,718.12 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, DARYL A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $38,718.05 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBLER, DENISE M Employer name Walton CSD Amount $38,718.04 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JILL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,718.02 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALISIN, EMILY Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $38,718.00 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, DEBRA H Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $38,717.72 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRUZZO, ANDREW Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $38,717.47 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURENTO, SCOTT E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,717.39 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDSTED, RITA A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $38,717.18 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, SUSAN M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $38,716.64 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSAYAN, TEJILAH JERIBEL T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,716.59 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEI, DOUGLAS A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,716.35 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO-HICKEL, CICILY R Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $38,715.72 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMINI, FATMIR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,715.70 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOP, BONNIE L Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $38,715.30 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, GINA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $38,715.27 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, LUIGI W Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $38,714.94 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAFADER, NITSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,714.65 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHES, SHERYL L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $38,714.64 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, DAWN M Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $38,714.48 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASITO, JON JON Employer name Webster CSD Amount $38,714.36 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOW, SUSAN M Employer name Madison County Amount $38,714.25 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Cayuta Amount $38,714.18 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP SR., DAVID L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,713.49 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANNE E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $38,713.00 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, DIANE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $38,712.64 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, GRACE A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $38,712.45 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, ANDREA S Employer name Erie County Amount $38,712.20 Date 01/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JANE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $38,712.07 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, SUE ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,712.06 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ANTHONY J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,711.96 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAN-ORTEGA, OLGA M Employer name Orange County Amount $38,711.70 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMINGUIT, CRYSTAL A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $38,711.65 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DAWN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,711.60 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGWE, JUSTINA N Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,711.56 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHAM, MARY LOU G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,711.09 Date 09/14/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, CAROL ANN Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $38,711.06 Date 04/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPILLO, FRANK A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $38,711.02 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, CRYSTAL B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,710.43 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROW, OTIS C, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,710.22 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, VICKI M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,710.02 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, SAMANTHA R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $38,709.91 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Busti Amount $38,709.79 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, GARY Q Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $38,709.46 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMELIO, PAUL R Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $38,709.42 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JEANNINE M Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $38,709.39 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKKINEN, LUKE T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,709.29 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JEANMARIE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $38,709.28 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, DAVID I Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,708.81 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, KATIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,708.69 Date 04/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, DAVE R Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $38,708.30 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RICHARD M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $38,708.20 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAEYS, THERESA G Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,708.02 Date 05/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, VASLEY N Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,707.91 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENEGILDO, CARLOS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,707.79 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JEANE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,707.53 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODGORNY, JENNIFER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,707.21 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, IYATUNDE Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $38,707.15 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURMUS, SELIME Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,706.99 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTTER, KARILYN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,706.96 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, TERESA F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,706.91 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, JAMES M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $38,706.81 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, ANN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,706.79 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, DALE W Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $38,706.42 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTHIN, PAMELA M Employer name Village of Newark Valley Amount $38,706.40 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNER, AMY E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,706.33 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SUSAN G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,705.83 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, BYRON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,705.72 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, TAMMY L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,705.14 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, DARLENE Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $38,704.97 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, LEON G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $38,704.96 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONT, DAMON M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,704.57 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKUNAS, SUSAN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $38,704.50 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, KIRK A Employer name Town of Afton Amount $38,704.43 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLOCK, KRISTIE L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $38,704.31 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDTMANN, TAMARA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,704.28 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAR, NATHANIAL K Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $38,704.16 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $38,703.99 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MITCHEL W Employer name Webster CSD Amount $38,703.43 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMKE, ANGELA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,703.00 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, TINA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,703.00 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWASMAN, TODD M Employer name Village of Scottsville Amount $38,702.91 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUR, SATINDER Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,702.89 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASTAN, LALENUR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,702.73 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPARI, MICHELLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,702.58 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER-KOBER, REBECCA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $38,702.58 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, LAURIE A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,702.50 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,702.46 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, LEON M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,702.11 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITER, VANESSA R Employer name Education Department Amount $38,702.06 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, PENNY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,701.95 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SHONIQUE K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,701.67 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSKY, NOREEN A Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $38,701.32 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System