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 WALKDEN, WILLIAM P, III Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,479.28 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, FERDINAND J, JR Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $38,478.88 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENOW, BRITTANY D Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $38,478.87 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROSANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,478.78 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, RYAN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $38,477.96 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, NATASHA ANNETTE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,477.88 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDEK, LORI A Employer name Albany County Amount $38,477.73 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, DAWN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,477.49 Date 03/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANE, MICHELLE J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $38,477.02 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, PAMELA R Employer name Department of State Amount $38,476.99 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPEREK, SHEILA Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $38,476.71 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOURT, MARY T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,476.65 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, EDWARD A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,476.60 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, JULIO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,476.53 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIVAROS, CONSTANTINOS P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $38,476.51 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, DAVID S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,476.51 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ELIZABETH D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $38,476.25 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAULIN, KELLY Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,476.21 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENE, JAMES R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,476.18 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS-MORENA, KAREN L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,475.30 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESH, MARCIA ROSE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38,474.65 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, BRICE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,474.65 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPAN, JAMES R Employer name Akron CSD Amount $38,474.46 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, KARRIEM K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,474.36 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, FRANK S Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,474.36 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, DIANE M Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $38,474.35 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, SHAUNA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,474.33 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $38,474.23 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL, SR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,474.22 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ADRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,474.08 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPS, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,473.87 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ANNA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,473.55 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, JOHN D, JR Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,473.38 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LAURA K Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $38,473.36 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, DALE C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $38,472.95 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDEZ, MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,472.80 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KRISTINA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,472.67 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROSEMARIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $38,472.67 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,472.64 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WESLEY T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $38,472.60 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $38,472.50 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIFKE, LISA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,472.43 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KAREN L Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $38,472.33 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BRANDON R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,471.94 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LANIKA Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,471.89 Date 01/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANEY, DAWN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $38,471.83 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, MANDY M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $38,471.80 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNDY, SCOTT A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $38,471.72 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MATTHEW P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,471.65 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,471.62 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, ANNA MARIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,471.55 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWISE, SUSAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,471.44 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANN, FREDERICK E Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $38,471.18 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, KEVIN P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $38,471.16 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAR, NISHI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $38,471.12 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MONIQUE K Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $38,471.09 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, CARMINE J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $38,470.46 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDGWAY, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $38,470.33 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, DARRIN J Employer name Town of Thurman Amount $38,470.27 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, DANIEL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,469.82 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABEYKO, SARAH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,469.60 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,469.57 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, JEREMY M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $38,469.45 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVARTS, SHERWIN R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $38,469.26 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, MARIAN Y Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $38,469.23 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JAGER, BRENDA B Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $38,469.03 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,468.94 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ESTHER Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,468.33 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, LESLIE T Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $38,468.31 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, CONNIE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,468.27 Date 08/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, JUAN G Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $38,468.25 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMO, RICHARD J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $38,468.09 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVEL, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,467.95 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JENNIFER C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,467.83 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIEMSKY, CARMEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,467.45 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO-WALTERS, SHARI ANN Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $38,467.40 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACRUZ, ANTONIO J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $38,467.19 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSZEL, STACEY A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $38,467.17 Date 05/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKSTATER, DIRK P Employer name Homer CSD Amount $38,467.12 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOSKA, MARY ANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $38,467.04 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, WESLEY C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,466.95 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMENDRA, DIANNA L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $38,466.86 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULCA, JONATHAN F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,466.84 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, GARY P Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $38,466.35 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SCOTT A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $38,466.35 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $38,466.34 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARTIN R Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $38,465.92 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, ELIZABETH D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,465.51 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LINDAANN Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $38,465.35 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, GREGORY B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,465.18 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYRA, MICHAEL R, II Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $38,465.03 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, DEANNA L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38,464.69 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUGIA, SALVATORE Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $38,464.64 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVETT, APRIL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,464.54 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,464.24 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, KEVIN Employer name Madison CSD Amount $38,463.89 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE-HITCHMAN, KAREN P Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $38,463.78 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, KAREN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,463.65 Date 05/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Washington County Amount $38,463.57 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNE, THOMAS M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $38,462.98 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System