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 KELLEY, DARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $38,361.02 Date 03/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JOAN P Employer name Education Department Amount $38,361.01 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, JAMES W Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,360.96 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, DONNA L Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $38,360.68 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, JONATHAN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,360.13 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, MARIE J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $38,360.12 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CANDACE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,360.09 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHMAN, PAULA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,359.97 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DEBORAH A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,359.87 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARE, KURT A Employer name Education Department Amount $38,359.52 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBLE, ALEXA D Employer name Seneca County Amount $38,358.90 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, CHARLES M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $38,358.78 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUHAN, ZAKERIA Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,358.58 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUDY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,358.56 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, KATHY D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,358.37 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, VENUS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,357.99 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIZZELL, JAMES A Employer name Town of Pinckney Amount $38,357.98 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDESEL, KAREN S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $38,357.84 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, ADAM A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $38,357.80 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRITTANY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,357.62 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRENDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,357.52 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, GREGORY Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,357.18 Date 04/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKALEL, SHILPA MARIA S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $38,356.97 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, OLIVIA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,356.89 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,356.68 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DUSTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,356.49 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TINA M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $38,356.38 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRE, MARIE Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,356.37 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $38,356.11 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, TIONA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $38,356.10 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KEVIN Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $38,356.04 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKE, LAURIE S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $38,356.00 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, PATRICIA H Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,355.30 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, JUDITH A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,355.24 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLL, BRADLEY S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,354.87 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKIMO, ALICEN Employer name Warren County Amount $38,354.66 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOLAJCZYK, DONNA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,354.40 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, CHRIS J Employer name Town of Verona Amount $38,354.31 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, VALARIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,354.16 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JOHNETTE Employer name Education Department Amount $38,354.01 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOANNE M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $38,353.32 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWULICH, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $38,353.05 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUGALLO, PATRICIA L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $38,352.98 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, JOEL R Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $38,352.80 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Andes Amount $38,352.24 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,352.17 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MEGAN M Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $38,351.96 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSS, LAMONT J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,351.92 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUA, RAMONA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,351.82 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ROBIN Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,351.37 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $38,351.10 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEAT, JEVANTE B Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $38,350.74 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNISE, MARSHA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $38,350.22 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADJANDREAS, KATERINA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $38,350.05 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, MINDY M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $38,350.00 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, VERONICA L Employer name Madison County Amount $38,349.92 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, KRISTEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,349.85 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JAMES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,349.77 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, COLLEEN C Employer name Essex County Amount $38,349.76 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PETER P Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $38,349.67 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, CODY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,349.56 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISON, TRAVIS J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $38,349.28 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLING, JOSHUA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,349.07 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELING, TRACY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,348.90 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DENNIS H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $38,348.87 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ALVIN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,348.81 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LANETTE G Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $38,348.71 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, GREGORY P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,348.55 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMER, JOHN L, IV Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $38,348.54 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, MARY V Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $38,348.30 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DANNY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,348.11 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JANET L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $38,348.10 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KIMBERLY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,347.81 Date 07/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KRISTY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,347.75 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENZIERO, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,347.63 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, AMY M Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $38,347.61 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPER, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $38,347.51 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIO, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $38,347.47 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMPALOFF, ELAINE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,347.21 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, CLAYTON M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $38,346.73 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, CORTEZ L, SR Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,346.60 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ALICE L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $38,346.50 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,346.49 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, LISA M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $38,346.48 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, DELMA Y Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $38,346.23 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ABRAHAM T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,345.23 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SHAWN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,344.96 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZON, BETH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,344.93 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFFLER, KELLY ANN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $38,344.62 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKA, BESNIK Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,344.54 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMLEY, CHRISTINE T Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,344.36 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, DAVID Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $38,344.26 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNNE, MARY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $38,344.26 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, ANNETTE M Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $38,344.09 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIO, JOSEPH K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,344.08 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DONNA L Employer name Elba CSD Amount $38,343.74 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, MAUREEN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,343.71 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, CINDY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,343.71 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, DANNA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,343.71 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, TAMMY R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,343.71 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System