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 SHELDON, PHYLLIS M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARY K Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLON, JACQUELYN L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCARO, MARY BETH Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KEITH Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTON, CHARLES E Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYNES, MICHAEL F Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUREY-KEEFNER, DEBRA S Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEST, MARK R Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEICK, CASEY L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGDON, ANDERS M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RICHARD L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUZBURG, LINDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TIA T Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDELL, ERIK Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/02/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CARRIE L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JOHN F Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIREN, STEPHANIE ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, MICHAEL Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LYNN S Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, NANCY A Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, SHARI L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKOSKI, DEBRA A Employer name Education Department Amount $37,203.21 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVANI, RICCARDO Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, SANDRA Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHETT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, MICHAEL S Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMER, TRISHA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, NATHANIEL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHEEN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, BEATRICE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/04/1963 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZORISCHAK, ANDREW T Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, SANDRA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/04/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, THERESA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, EILEEN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIER, HARVEY S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KATHERINE E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, SANDRA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, JIM E Employer name Department of State Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFF, MICHAEL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLNY, STEVEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, ROBERT F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, BARBARA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZNIAKAS, NANCY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, TRACIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LORRAINE J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKHEAD, SHARON A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMGO, KENNETH L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CAROLYN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, TYRONE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUXTON, CONNIE F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZAK, SUSAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,203.21 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, CHRISTINE S H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, KAREN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVIN, MICHELE H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CARLTON A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKEL, WILLIAM F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BETH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, DORA G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, FELINA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARLENE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, LISA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEWERS, MARK L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,203.21 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINSTON, JANICE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, MARION T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SUSAN MARY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBAUER, VIRGINIA H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSILLO, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKELBAAN, CYNTHIA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSE, CHERYL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEILER, HERBERT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, JAMES E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, DEBRA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, ROSEANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, MELINDA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICH, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,203.21 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RUSSELL R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, MARY ANNE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACELRATH, RICHARD B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,203.21 Date 12/16/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, SHARON L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHEILA M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARIE D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOS, JEROME Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,203.21 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHERSON, OTIS F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, REBECCA ANNE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,203.21 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMUTH-GOESSLER, ALICE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,203.21 Date 11/26/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System