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 BRIDEAU, KAREN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $37,908.59 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ERIK A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,908.43 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULIK, CHRISTI M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $37,907.91 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, YAKINI Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $37,907.86 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUATTARA, AZOUMANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,907.83 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MARY J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $37,907.61 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KELLY N Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,907.54 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LEANNE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,907.51 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCZAK, DENISE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $37,907.30 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, MATTHEW S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $37,907.04 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, ROBERT E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,906.55 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSH, MICHAEL F Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $37,906.24 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURFARO, CHRISTINE Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,906.17 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, JACQUELINE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,905.98 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPL, CYNDI M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,905.81 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, SARAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,905.77 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DANIEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $37,905.66 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOM, KATRINA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,905.62 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $37,905.51 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDRUPEL, MATTHEW R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $37,905.50 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, BENJAMIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,905.09 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRECHT, LYNN Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,905.03 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,904.61 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,904.47 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, DEBBIE E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $37,904.23 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLO, KATHERINE S Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $37,904.12 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $37,903.95 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYKERT, RONNIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,903.72 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHABIR, BRIJMAHAHIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $37,903.67 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CINTIO, PHYLLIS Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $37,903.55 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEUSA, JESSICA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,903.19 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, JULIE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $37,903.11 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, HARRY D, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $37,903.03 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MICHAEL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,902.97 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKES, DONNA M Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $37,902.90 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBUTT, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,902.89 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, LISA Employer name Washington County Amount $37,902.82 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABER, MICHELE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,902.80 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRONSKI, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,902.75 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DARLENE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,902.75 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERTY, DAVID-JAMES O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,902.44 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDGOOD, BENJAMIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,902.22 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPO, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $37,902.06 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MONIQUE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,901.99 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, LAURIE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,901.76 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHWERERT, MICHELE C Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $37,901.70 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, HARRY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,901.61 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, CHARLIE CHASE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,901.61 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, FRANK D, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,901.56 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZINA, CORRADO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $37,901.13 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JAMES R Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $37,900.95 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,900.90 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, MARTIN G Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $37,900.64 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, ROBERT JAMES Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,900.46 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, FRANCINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,900.04 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,900.04 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDREW C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,900.04 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONNA, SALVATORE A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $37,900.03 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, CARMINE J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $37,899.26 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, COLEEN A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $37,899.01 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MARGARET J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,898.84 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CRAIG R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,898.84 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BONNIE J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $37,898.67 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSALLO, JANET Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,898.58 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIJUANA Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $37,898.34 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JULIE L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,898.06 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, JULIE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,897.99 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURA, FRANCES M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,897.99 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEADON, SUE-ANN E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,897.99 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOT, ROBERT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,897.87 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIVES, NORMA T Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $37,897.66 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKO, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,897.57 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, LORE A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $37,897.37 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, THOMAS H Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,897.11 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHLU, ROMAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,896.92 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, JOANNE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,896.63 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECHOWSKI, SUSAN J Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $37,896.30 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, CAROL A Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $37,895.96 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORELLI, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,895.95 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, LAUREN A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,895.57 Date 09/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTUDILLO, NANCY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,895.52 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, TONY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,895.52 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, DENISE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,895.52 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CIRCE, NICHOLAS R Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $37,895.52 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, STEPHANIE C Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $37,895.52 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERIN, CARMEN I Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $37,895.52 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARRING, DEIRDRE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,895.23 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, BRUCE E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,895.13 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTLE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $37,895.00 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTROFELD, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $37,894.98 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, AMY C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,894.80 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,894.76 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUIKEN, GREGORY M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,894.42 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID C Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $37,894.42 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSON, KRISTIE L Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $37,894.31 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANAT, DEBORAH E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $37,894.29 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, JEFFREY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,894.21 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, COVINA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $37,894.16 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIZONIS, JOAN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $37,893.99 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIABATTARI, ADAM M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $37,893.95 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System