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 LEIGH, JERRY B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,212.03 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, CARRIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,212.01 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRES, WILLIAM R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,211.81 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, CHERYL A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,211.68 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATTHEW E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $38,211.62 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, RHONDA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,211.62 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LISA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $38,211.44 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DEBRA L Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $38,211.30 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,211.29 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, EILEEN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $38,211.19 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, LATONYJA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,211.02 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $38,210.93 Date 05/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, BRENT A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,210.92 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, SHEILA C Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,210.31 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, MARLENE Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $38,210.19 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FREDERICK Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,209.23 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, LAURA LEE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $38,208.73 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARK A Employer name Town of West Turin Amount $38,208.52 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, SHAKIRA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,208.40 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHTA, KAHLA R Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,208.29 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,208.11 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVALOS, TIMOTHY D M Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,207.64 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, ROMAN A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $38,207.62 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHENETRIA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,207.41 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENER, FRANCES M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $38,207.03 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, ZACHARY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,206.99 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATHERMAN, JOYCE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,206.80 Date 12/04/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, MARIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,206.69 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, RODNEY H Employer name Town of Russell Amount $38,206.36 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMINATI, DEBORAH K Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $38,206.26 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVAIS, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,205.94 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, ANESSA D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,205.21 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSKY, MELISSA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,205.13 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, THOMAS S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $38,204.75 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMAGIN, JOSHUA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $38,204.67 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, LISA K Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,204.66 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICEDOMINI, CINDY L Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $38,204.61 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JAMIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,204.52 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $38,204.40 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, DALE H Employer name Town of Owego Amount $38,204.21 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, ROSARIA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,203.80 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYNMORE, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,203.69 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINGHAM, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,203.60 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWINS, BEVERLY A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $38,203.55 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MELODY M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $38,203.41 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEVINE, ABIGALE N Employer name Albany County Amount $38,203.13 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLO, REGINA R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,202.68 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, BRUCE A Employer name Warren County Amount $38,202.43 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JESS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,201.89 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIBERTO, CARL L Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,201.83 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAZIE, CHERI L Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,201.83 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, RYAN C Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $38,201.68 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINEGAN, MARY E Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $38,201.52 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, STEPHANIE Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $38,201.12 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUSTIN L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,201.07 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROBERTA J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $38,200.98 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, COLIN A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $38,200.95 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LAURA W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,200.75 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZIVALLI, VINCENT J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,200.71 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, LATASHA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,200.67 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICK, STEVEN H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,200.58 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDRICK, KENNA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,200.36 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPST, JOANNE J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,200.19 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSIL, BETH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,199.65 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JODI L Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $38,199.56 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKER, MEGHAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,199.51 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITETTI, STEPHEN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,199.43 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID W Employer name Town of Conquest Amount $38,199.31 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROLLA, VINCENT A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,199.10 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, DAVID S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,199.09 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Dresden Amount $38,198.68 Date 09/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYVILLE, VIRGINIA E Employer name Town of Marion Amount $38,198.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREVALO, JOSE L Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $38,198.27 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUSCATO, MARY T Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $38,198.11 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUJEAN, APRIL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,197.90 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, DENISE D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,197.74 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, SHARON M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,197.51 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MARY JO Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $38,197.42 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, SCOTT A Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,197.08 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, KIMBERLY S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $38,197.00 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ANTHONY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,196.26 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CARTHA A Employer name Yates County Amount $38,196.16 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, DAVID J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,196.07 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, RONALD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,195.69 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, AMANDA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,195.38 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,195.08 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABOLT, WAYNE H Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,194.95 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, RYAN W Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,194.86 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL-SWEET, ANGELA C Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $38,194.80 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMES M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,194.48 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRENDAN B Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $38,194.48 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JASON D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,194.32 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANNE MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,194.29 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ELENA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $38,194.22 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOJI, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,194.05 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, ERIC W Employer name Albany County Amount $38,193.96 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRENTI, ELIO A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,193.84 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFFMAN, CHRISTINE K Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,193.76 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, MARY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,193.66 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKS, TRACEY L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,193.44 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System