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 HARRYNAM, NANDUMAR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,846.37 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CHARLES E Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $37,846.19 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, JILLIAN M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $37,846.14 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, CAROL A Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $37,845.86 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, THOMAS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,845.69 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA PARTE, NICOLE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $37,845.56 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,845.22 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN , KELLY A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $37,845.13 Date 06/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, CHANTIL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $37,844.86 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIN, MARIAH Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,844.83 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, SHAWN M Employer name Orange County Amount $37,844.69 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, MICHAEL Employer name Orange County Amount $37,844.65 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'RILEY, SCOTT B Employer name Village of Glen Park Amount $37,844.27 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, LOLA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,844.21 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYA, ALBERT R, JR Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,844.12 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, MARIA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $37,844.12 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, MARYBETH Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $37,844.12 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, MICHAEL H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,844.08 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, KATI L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $37,844.00 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHAPELLE, JOHN W Employer name Albany County Amount $37,843.80 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL-CAMPBELL, VERONA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,843.65 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOORDAYAL, SANTKUMAR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,843.55 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, ROBERT J Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $37,843.31 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,843.31 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, KAREN M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $37,843.06 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILYEA, DONALD E Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $37,842.93 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,842.81 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, ERIK F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,842.55 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LISETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,842.30 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMB, SARAH M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $37,842.23 Date 12/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLO, DANA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,841.91 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JILL W Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $37,841.90 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, BENEDICTA T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $37,841.78 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCY, RITZA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,841.71 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,841.62 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, BRIGITTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,841.62 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, RANDY R Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,841.62 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANGELA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,841.35 Date 05/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABIE, BETH L Employer name Warren County Amount $37,841.09 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAWN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,840.95 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHARON D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $37,840.95 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLAIN, JEREMY M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $37,840.70 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STANLEY L Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $37,840.65 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CATHERINE E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $37,840.45 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINS, LISA Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,840.15 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENO, JAMIE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,839.94 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WENDY J Employer name Village of Youngstown Amount $37,839.90 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, JENNIFER K Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,839.44 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, NOEL B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,839.34 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MELISSA B Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $37,839.25 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Essex County Amount $37,839.00 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLIE, DENISE M Employer name Essex County Amount $37,839.00 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANNON M Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,838.99 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBRIDGE, MATTHEW V Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $37,838.97 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALICK, MEGAN F Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,838.94 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, MELINDA J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $37,838.63 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMONS, CHRISTINE D Employer name Erie County Amount $37,838.51 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR-GOODWINE, LIDWIN Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $37,838.00 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLINGS, THOMAS W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,837.96 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARBARA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $37,837.94 Date 03/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMLEY, TRACY A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $37,837.87 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL F, SR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $37,837.86 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, JERMAR L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,837.79 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTE, MEGHAN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,837.34 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, VALERIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,837.20 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPERS, DANIELLE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,836.85 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, PIERRE MARIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $37,836.63 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, DRAKE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,836.56 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRENDA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $37,836.34 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDNER, LAURE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,836.32 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $37,835.98 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOATES, KIM E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,835.90 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFURI, BARBARA I Employer name Albany County Amount $37,835.86 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, ROEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,835.85 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINEMANN, DANIELLE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,835.75 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MAE F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $37,835.52 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, DANIELLA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,835.46 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,835.35 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JAMES E Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $37,835.33 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, SARAH E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $37,835.09 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, TERRANCE S Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $37,835.00 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERTA M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $37,835.00 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JOHNNY D Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,835.00 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, JASON Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,834.75 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDULA, ROBERT A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,834.73 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTOLA, ALLYSA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,834.27 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOFF, BARBARA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $37,834.24 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHARLES P Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,833.99 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDIA, MICHELLE E Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $37,833.41 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDLE, TERRI K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,833.03 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONE, JORGE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,832.97 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROUS, RAYMOND B Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $37,832.96 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DENEAN E Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $37,832.65 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, CAROL L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $37,832.56 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, SHARINA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $37,832.33 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, THOMAS R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $37,831.80 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $37,831.56 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JAMES E, JR Employer name Town of Petersburgh Amount $37,831.56 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIN, SEAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,831.56 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISMAN, DARLA J Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $37,831.40 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System