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 MUSE, ANGELA Y Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $38,379.66 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULTANIS, BERNADETTE A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $38,379.43 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, CHARLES A L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,379.41 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, JOSEPH T Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $38,379.39 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, DIANE M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,378.86 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAHMER, RICH A, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,378.75 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JULIE A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $38,378.75 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CALEB C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,378.59 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, DAVID G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,378.51 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SARA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $38,378.09 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, AUDRA L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,377.85 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPASIANO, GABRIEL Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,377.43 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CONOR J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $38,377.24 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRONE, ANTHONY, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,377.08 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMBRIO, WAYNE G Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,377.08 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACZ, MARYA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $38,377.05 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, RICHARD P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,376.82 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $38,376.80 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, MIGUELINA ALTAGRACIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,376.24 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, WILLIAM S Employer name Naples CSD Amount $38,376.18 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARIAN I Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,376.16 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DARRAH S Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,376.16 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, JUAN MANUEL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $38,376.11 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSCH, JOHN D Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $38,376.01 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANOA ROMAN, VERONICA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,376.00 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAR, CINDY Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $38,375.93 Date 06/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JOSEPH J Employer name Putnam County Amount $38,375.92 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, SUSAN M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $38,375.65 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, TIMOTHY S Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $38,375.35 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, STUART W Employer name Education Department Amount $38,375.19 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $38,374.80 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, CATHY A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $38,374.67 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, GINA M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $38,374.10 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $38,373.96 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JASON N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,373.82 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, ANN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $38,373.54 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,372.94 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NICHOLAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $38,372.87 Date 11/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, DOREEN M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $38,372.78 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KENDA L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $38,372.17 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYRAUCH, ROCIO Employer name Orange County Amount $38,372.10 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, JOSEPH J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $38,371.95 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ELVIRA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,371.82 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, ANDRES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $38,371.76 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, JOSEPH Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $38,371.54 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZE, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,371.50 Date 12/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DOMINICK V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,371.49 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $38,371.40 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTON, RALPH Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $38,371.25 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMEY, ALLISA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38,371.23 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KEVIN G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $38,371.13 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Afton Amount $38,371.09 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, COLLEEN A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $38,370.59 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, JOHN L Employer name Town of Sangerfield Amount $38,369.97 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHTONEN, JEANNIE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,369.82 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLNEK, DAVID J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $38,369.77 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, BRIAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,369.74 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, WADE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,369.14 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEM, BETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,369.12 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLKO, GROZYNA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,368.60 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MARIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,368.44 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELZL, DIANE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,368.19 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAY F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,368.11 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTAR, RONALD A Employer name Albany County Amount $38,367.56 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEASENT, ROBERT A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,367.09 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKINS, MELISSA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,367.00 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, AARON T Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,366.95 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKI, JAN B Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $38,366.90 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, ASHLEY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,366.89 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSZ, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,366.88 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, DENISE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $38,366.77 Date 11/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,366.56 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICINSKI, JANINE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,366.24 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDARELLI, ROBERT L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,366.24 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVISKI, DESTINY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,366.11 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRANO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,365.92 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, NANCI J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,365.85 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEHAN, MOLLY K Employer name Yates County Amount $38,365.85 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, LUCAS Employer name Orange County Amount $38,365.67 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYGMUNT, AMBER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,365.14 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, DILIPKUMAR H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $38,364.57 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MIKYUNG Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,364.57 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN-AWWAD, GLORIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,364.54 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $38,363.76 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICK, ANNE Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $38,363.75 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOM, SUE E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $38,363.55 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMANN, JUSTIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,363.52 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDDIN, NAFIZ Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $38,363.39 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $38,363.12 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ARLEEN J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,363.04 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, JOSEPH A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $38,362.90 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JIMMY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,362.84 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARGARET W Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,362.83 Date 07/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $38,362.78 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $38,362.39 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPFAL, LINDA H Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $38,362.22 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUDDE, LORI Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $38,362.05 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELBERG, JENNIFER R Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $38,361.68 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALENTO, MARY ANN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,361.37 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHELE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,361.12 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System