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 PEREZ, ANTONIA M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $38,608.88 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Webb Amount $38,608.80 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TAMIKA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,608.38 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIRT, KIM T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,608.31 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMANI, ABDUL N Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,608.20 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIANO, BARBARA W Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $38,608.13 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZEZON, BETH J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $38,608.13 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, PETER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,607.98 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, DONNA J Employer name Holley CSD Amount $38,607.89 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BETHANY L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,607.66 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBBIE A Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $38,607.37 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DENAY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,607.37 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADKEVITCH, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $38,607.29 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, DIANE L Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $38,607.25 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, TREVOR L Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $38,606.75 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ADAM C Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $38,606.01 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLANIN, JUSTIN J Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $38,605.80 Date 01/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDOVIC, PATRICK Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,605.80 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, ZACHARY D Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,605.65 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHL, BRYAN K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,605.55 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, EDWIN L, II Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $38,605.44 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, GERTRUDE M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,605.06 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZWATER, FRANK J Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $38,605.05 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA C Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,605.04 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYDENBURGH, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,604.89 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGBY, DANIEL C Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $38,604.70 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,604.42 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, EDWARD G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,604.25 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS C Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,604.08 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, LINDA H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38,604.06 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, DOROTHEA A L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $38,604.00 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFIQIE, WAIS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,603.83 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTOIA, EILEEN J Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $38,603.73 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBICOCCO, ANTHONY P Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $38,603.71 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, KENNETH G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,603.64 Date 07/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDATO, SHARI L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,603.57 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULBRY, ANN M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $38,603.10 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DIANE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $38,603.08 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, MICHAEL A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,602.99 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, ALYSSA K Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $38,602.26 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, CAROLYN S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,602.18 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JANICE B Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,602.11 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, BARBARA E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,601.99 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYNE-PALMER, KAREN M Employer name Education Department Amount $38,601.99 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEISHER, TODD A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,601.99 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KELLY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $38,601.99 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ABIGAIL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,601.91 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORCZYK, AMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,601.54 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDER, JOSEPH R Employer name Education Department Amount $38,601.47 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JUDITH M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,601.47 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRON, WILLIAM H Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,601.09 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORCE, PAMELA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,601.01 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, PAGE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,600.61 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,600.47 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWAN, KARYN A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $38,600.41 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAURY, ALEXANDRIA M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $38,600.18 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, RAYMOND G Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $38,600.00 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, SHAUNDESHA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,599.91 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, KENNETH E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,599.88 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPISE, SUSAN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,599.78 Date 08/27/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, DEBORAH F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,599.68 Date 08/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, IRENE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,599.57 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DEDE M Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $38,599.56 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, PATTY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,599.48 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, ANGEL S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,599.31 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, TARA J Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $38,599.07 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLETTE B Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $38,598.92 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIUS, GESNER Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,598.87 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, ANGELA D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,598.80 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJ, KENNETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,598.60 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VENDA MAE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,598.47 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCEDA, CAROLYN M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $38,598.38 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA ROSA, GILBERTO Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,598.25 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, SEN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,598.25 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,598.25 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $38,598.25 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVISSER, MELISA J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,597.96 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDREWICZ, LINDA M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $38,597.92 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUST, THEODORE T. Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,597.88 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN PIETRO, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,597.55 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRARO, JOHN D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $38,597.18 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, AMBER J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $38,596.97 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $38,596.79 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRINGER, MARK R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $38,596.77 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSINGER, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $38,596.71 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMULAK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,596.51 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, JOSHUA J Employer name Tioga County Amount $38,596.12 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWHIRST, MARIA E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $38,596.00 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,595.98 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMAN, GINNY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,595.70 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT B Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,595.67 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $38,595.58 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHRISTINE G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,595.07 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, SUE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,594.99 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERT, PATRICK R Employer name Erie County Amount $38,594.95 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $38,594.49 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRANDI J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,594.29 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DIANE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,594.14 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVLIN, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,593.47 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCUM, SANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,593.46 Date 03/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System