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 RANITA, GERALD J, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $37,442.93 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, MARY I Employer name Bath CSD Amount $37,442.66 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, NICHOLAS B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,442.56 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOUX, GINALYN G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,442.47 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, SCOTT M Employer name Warren County Amount $37,442.43 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ELLEN M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $37,442.40 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, JENNIFER L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,442.32 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.VICTOR, KATHLEEN B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $37,442.08 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, BARBARA Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $37,441.69 Date 01/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, BERNADETTE J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $37,441.33 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,441.16 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, TATIANA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $37,440.95 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIAK, MARY A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $37,440.88 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JACKLYN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,440.86 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANCO, JOSEPH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,440.40 Date 04/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, KIM M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,440.28 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, APRIL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,440.25 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADRON, VICTORIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,440.00 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MATTHEW D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $37,440.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICO, JESUS M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $37,439.93 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, TAMMY Employer name Erie County Amount $37,439.71 Date 02/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMROK, KENNETH J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,439.56 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARIN, DANIEL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,439.40 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KAITLIN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $37,438.99 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAMELA E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,438.92 Date 02/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBIK, BRANDON J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,438.92 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, MATHEW Employer name City of Middletown Amount $37,438.90 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUVELIER, JULIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,437.82 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERER, ANNA M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,437.81 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, JUSTIN S Employer name Erie County Amount $37,437.49 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNASH, JOY D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,437.32 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZELL, AMBER W Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $37,437.05 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGELSANG, MARIA R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $37,436.81 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLAND, TIMOTHY M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,436.66 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIO, PHYLLIS K Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,436.51 Date 08/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZODUJ, VICTORIA R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $37,436.34 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCH, JENNIFER M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $37,436.30 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBURI, COURTNEY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,436.27 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, STEVEN G Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $37,436.00 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, ANNINA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,435.87 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, TYREE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,435.83 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ADRIANNE R, MRS Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,435.60 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, TODD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $37,435.55 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDENBERGER, PAMELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,435.40 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,435.39 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, BRIGID S Employer name Erie County Amount $37,435.38 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSH, CORTNEY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $37,435.32 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTHER, MICHAEL W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,435.23 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $37,434.70 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPLE, MARK A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $37,434.47 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARALAMBOUS, MARIA G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $37,434.45 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, WENDY R Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $37,434.43 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, BRIAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,434.41 Date 03/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANS, TERESA A Employer name City of Corning Amount $37,434.04 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, DAVID W Employer name Albany County Amount $37,433.62 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, KAREN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $37,433.58 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OPHEMERT, CAROLYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,433.40 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWASTYNOWICZ, THOMAS J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $37,433.09 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $37,432.81 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KATHRYN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,432.37 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TONI D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,432.22 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JOYCE D Employer name Broome County Amount $37,432.07 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELEIGH, TRACY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,431.87 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, MELINDA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,431.86 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, ASHLEY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,431.82 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $37,431.81 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHICK, STEPHEN W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,431.56 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, TIKIE MICHELLE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,431.54 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JASON R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,431.50 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EVETTE Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,431.44 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATASKAS, LINDSEY M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,431.33 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JEFFREY P Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $37,431.28 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPACCI, ALICE M Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $37,431.20 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENK, LISA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,431.16 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTBUSH, MEGAN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,430.26 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ANGELA M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $37,430.24 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, DIANE C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $37,430.24 Date 08/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDACE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $37,430.11 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIVALA, JAMES A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,430.08 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JOAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $37,429.72 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGNITTI, JOSHUA D Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $37,429.64 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMPPI, BROOKELYNN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,429.42 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, MARVA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,429.34 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARBARA L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $37,429.20 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, JOSEPH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,429.18 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, RICKY M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,429.09 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE-WILLIAMS, BONNIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,429.06 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, AMY L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $37,428.95 Date 09/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, THOMAS G Employer name Broome County Amount $37,428.71 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HOLLY L Employer name Town of Peru Amount $37,428.36 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TAMMY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $37,428.23 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, DESIREE Employer name Ontario County Amount $37,428.07 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIHAN, BENJAMIN T Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,427.85 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUGACZ, DIANE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,427.59 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, TESS M Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $37,427.56 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHM, JULIE R Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $37,427.55 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCO, VINCENT V Employer name Eden CSD Amount $37,427.53 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIA, AMY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,427.38 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, DANIEL E, JR Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $37,427.37 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECH, CAITLIN P Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $37,426.97 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System