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 GORDON, LINDA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,779.40 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, HAROLD L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,779.36 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CONRAD A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,779.26 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEW, ANNMARIE T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,779.26 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Broome County Amount $37,779.19 Date 07/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LOIS M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,778.61 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACH, KEITH G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,778.61 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOP, MICHELLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,778.48 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNA, JAYME L Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $37,778.25 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICCHIARICO, DAVID C Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,778.22 Date 09/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ DE JESUS, CARLOS A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,778.13 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLACH, BRUCE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,778.11 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUIKSMA, ARLENE B Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $37,778.10 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDOCK, CHARLES Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,777.78 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELINIS, EILEEN Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $37,777.22 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, THERESA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,777.13 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHWAY, AMY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,776.83 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZAITE, INESA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $37,776.83 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, TERESA A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $37,775.95 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, CATHY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,775.73 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $37,775.63 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LAVERNE K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,775.61 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEVER, RUSSELL E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,775.58 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, ERIC A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $37,775.27 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PENNY A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $37,775.24 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMZALSKI, CHARLENE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,775.14 Date 07/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHUT, TINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,774.49 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTER, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Cassadaga Amount $37,774.40 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, ALANA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $37,774.37 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI-JENNINGS, KIM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,774.20 Date 03/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-LA TOUR, MARISSA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,774.18 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLI, LUIGI, JR Employer name Ramapo Housing Authority Amount $37,774.07 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,773.97 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILKE, EMA D S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,773.54 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALNAN, BRENDAN P Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $37,773.31 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRUBEL, JENNIFER R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,773.14 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, DORIS J Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $37,773.13 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONTE, MICHAEL Employer name Erie County Amount $37,772.81 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIN, DEBORAH J Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $37,772.55 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ALEXANDER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $37,772.47 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYERS, COLETTE R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $37,772.39 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, ALECK J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,772.16 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREET, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,772.01 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARATTA, CANDIDA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $37,771.92 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, BRIAN D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $37,771.72 Date 02/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, LOLA R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,771.37 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARION E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,771.29 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,771.25 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCAGLINI, DAVID A Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,771.02 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERLING, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $37,770.45 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDOWU, OLATUNBOSUN N Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $37,770.22 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, SUSAN L Employer name Erie County Amount $37,769.77 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, TONYA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,769.53 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, MARIE Employer name Town of Salina Amount $37,769.46 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KYLE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,769.35 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARY, KRISTEN S Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $37,769.28 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZORIA, AGUSTIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,769.14 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, SOPHIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,768.91 Date 07/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $37,768.68 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOTTO, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,768.41 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISHE, MARY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $37,768.38 Date 01/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUIR, JAMES W Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $37,768.18 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,767.98 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTOO, LAURISTON J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,767.86 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINO, JOSEPH E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,767.81 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIA, MARIA G Employer name Town of Clay Amount $37,767.50 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, EDWIN, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,767.40 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, HOLLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,766.49 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDON, SUSAN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $37,766.45 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LINDA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,766.40 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PROJETTO, EUGENE G Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,766.34 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PATRICK J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $37,766.30 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNSON, GORDON L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $37,766.29 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, DAVID C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,766.29 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DARREN C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $37,765.86 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, CARMELLE Employer name Albany County Amount $37,765.85 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $37,765.08 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BARBARA L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $37,765.07 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLENTS, MARK R Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $37,765.05 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMES, BERNARD Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $37,764.93 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFER, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $37,764.22 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLVERA, SHARON A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $37,764.01 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWENS, JEROME Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,763.59 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SHERRY M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $37,763.28 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, DEBORAH K Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,763.01 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, JEFFREY S Employer name Erie County Amount $37,762.96 Date 07/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,762.78 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM-MANIMALETHU, ANISHA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $37,762.56 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, JILLIAN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,761.96 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEZ, ROMULO A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,761.80 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, MARY E Employer name Orange County Amount $37,761.69 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, VICTOR Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,761.69 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHELSEA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,761.65 Date 11/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUART, SHELLY A Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $37,761.61 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTO, ALISA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,761.49 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, BRETT T Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $37,761.33 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAREDES-ORLICH, PAMELA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,761.13 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, DIANA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,760.98 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHARD, EDMOND CLAUDE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $37,760.98 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALMANSINGH, ASHLEY L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,760.85 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System