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 FERGUSON, RICHARD A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,092.27 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, ROSARIO Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,092.10 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CRYSTAL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,092.05 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERI L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $38,091.95 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUTO, KAREN A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $38,091.75 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUISI, JANET E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,091.60 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSART, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $38,091.58 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ERIC J Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $38,091.57 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, NANCY C Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $38,091.30 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,091.10 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDIT, MARISSA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,091.00 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKS, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Mayfield Amount $38,090.83 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIM, BRIAN J Employer name City of Rome Amount $38,090.72 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN-MOZES, CARRIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,090.69 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAN, MELISSA A Employer name Washington County Amount $38,090.64 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, MARCY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,090.52 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, JENNA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,090.33 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPWORTH, GLORIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,090.27 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, JENNIFER K Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $38,090.23 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPITT, KEITH T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,090.19 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SHERI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,090.19 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLER, KELLY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,090.19 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNERD, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,090.19 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,090.19 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEL-YOUNGS, DONNA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,090.19 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NATALIE R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,090.19 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCANO GALDON, XAVIER O Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,090.02 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, SHERI L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $38,089.88 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMIEL, TRACY A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,089.85 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, JOHN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $38,089.84 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCI, MARK C Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $38,089.64 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAICHU, NANDRANIE N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,089.49 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURELL, ANDREW P Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,089.40 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERAUN, MARIBEL L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,089.37 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,089.33 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCHE, RUTH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,088.86 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, VICTOR C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,088.12 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBERIA, TERESA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $38,088.12 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ALAN R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,088.09 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCOE, JOHN P Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $38,087.98 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,087.84 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, ALICE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,087.60 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUO, YANFEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,087.56 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURDY, SAMANTHA C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $38,087.31 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAFRANCA, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,087.10 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGER, ELLERY Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $38,086.91 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, BRIDGET E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $38,086.83 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS-FERNANDEZ, EMILIO E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,086.47 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZO, DANIEL M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $38,086.05 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,085.51 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, PEPSINE P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,084.93 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, LORI L Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $38,084.50 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BITETTO, EILEEN M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $38,084.35 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, SAMANTHA G Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $38,084.13 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KAREN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,084.05 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, JILLIAN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,084.03 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, YANHUA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,083.97 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, THOMAS Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,083.84 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTO, JENNIFER Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,083.82 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,083.51 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZOLOWSKI, BARBARA D Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,083.47 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MEGHAN S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,083.40 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DANIELLE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,082.99 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JENNIFER E Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,082.87 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLINA, JANICE K Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,082.70 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAVID A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,082.66 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROL A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,082.65 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, CARLTON R, JR Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,082.48 Date 03/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILEMANN, PETER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,082.46 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LONNI B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,082.45 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALMI, ALANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,082.32 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YE, TONYL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,082.29 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $38,082.09 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOVIC, DRAGANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,081.98 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, ALLISON M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $38,081.94 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGNON, MIREILLE T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,081.85 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Hardenburgh Amount $38,081.79 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, ALLISON R Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,081.63 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERGOSKY, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,081.48 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, MELISSA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,081.32 Date 06/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACALONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $38,081.22 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMUTZ, MARY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,081.12 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGLIANO, ADELINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,081.05 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHING HO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,081.03 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDRICK, ANDREW J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $38,080.73 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILEIN, WILLIAM T Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,080.72 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCTO, KENNETH M, SR Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $38,080.70 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, HEIDI J Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,080.54 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBURT, VICKI L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,080.00 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGLE, JAMES L, JR Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $38,080.00 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, ASHLEIGH Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,079.79 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINONE, MARIA R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $38,079.54 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ARACELIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,079.30 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RIOS, MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,079.30 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, MANSI G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,079.30 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,079.30 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LISA S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,079.29 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JEAN H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $38,079.16 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURHANS, MARNA J Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,078.67 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTHARD, CHARMIAN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,078.59 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System