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 BRICKLEMEYER, JILL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,203.21 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTER, CARMELA B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $37,203.21 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLWITZER, MARK B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, JOSEPHINE R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JAMES A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,203.21 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREATT, JACQUELINE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $37,203.21 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEBORAH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $37,203.21 Date 09/02/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETLER, DEBRA J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $37,203.18 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULESTIA-RECALDE, LIDYA Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $37,202.86 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSON, HEATHER A Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $37,202.64 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIUS, NIKITA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $37,202.54 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AIMEE M Employer name Department of State Amount $37,202.18 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORVIS, ROBERT M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $37,202.16 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JO LYNN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,202.14 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADER, SEAN D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,202.03 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURO, ANTHONY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,201.91 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, RICHARD M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,201.87 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CAROLYN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,201.68 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, TIMOTHY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,201.55 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNESSEY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $37,201.49 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMID, ELIZABETH L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,201.46 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, JENELLE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,201.44 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMENDAT, BARBARA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $37,201.35 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JONATHAN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $37,201.33 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEATHERS, MARY A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $37,201.26 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGATE, MARIAME Employer name Albany County Amount $37,201.00 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONTZ, JENNIFER R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,200.82 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGOINE, BECKY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,200.80 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BONNIE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,200.80 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SION, SHARI A Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,200.80 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KIMBERLY Y Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,200.71 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENGARO, ROSEANN Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $37,200.56 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, SANDRA V Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $37,200.54 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CORENA L Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $37,200.50 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTER, TARA N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,200.40 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, MICHELE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $37,200.33 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, DARLENE I Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,199.84 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $37,199.71 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRAKE, LINDA J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $37,199.56 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, MICHELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,199.27 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIR, CARL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $37,199.09 Date 11/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTECKI, SHIRLEY Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,199.05 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOF, BRIAN E Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $37,198.79 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, LUCIEN P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,198.72 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARY O Employer name City of Kingston Amount $37,198.61 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, STEVEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $37,198.60 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, DONNA L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $37,198.57 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ELIZABETH G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,198.47 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $37,198.19 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRPAK, SARAH Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,198.12 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BERNARDO, ROSE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,198.07 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LORRAINE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $37,197.98 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VADA, JOY A Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,197.95 Date 04/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, CAROL A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,197.70 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, EILEEN F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,197.70 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, PETER F Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $37,197.69 Date 02/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, ANN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,196.97 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWED, RICHARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,196.87 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCKHAM, FLORENCE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $37,196.62 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHI, EDUARDO G Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,196.22 Date 12/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,195.60 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, SUSAN E Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,195.55 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $37,195.27 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, MARGARET C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $37,195.20 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKE, PAUL D Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $37,195.12 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ROGER C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,194.61 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOEPFER, MARYJO Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,194.38 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, MICHAEL A Employer name Education Department Amount $37,194.37 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNDT, MICHAEL A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $37,194.33 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSURDO, PETER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,194.13 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBACH, DAVID J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,194.09 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPICHIANO, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $37,194.01 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, JOHN R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,193.97 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBIN D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $37,193.54 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLER, SHERRY R Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $37,193.12 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, GARY A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $37,193.10 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VARE, RICHARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,192.62 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTA, VALARIE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,192.41 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, DONALD F Employer name Town of Little Falls Amount $37,192.39 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, JOHN M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $37,192.35 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON-ZUVIC, STACEY Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $37,192.19 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKE, JASON P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,192.15 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $37,192.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDEN, ELISA D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,191.85 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, DANIA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $37,191.15 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, JENNIFER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,191.00 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIAS, EIRENE C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,190.91 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, STACEY A Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $37,190.90 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, MARY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,190.66 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, GLENDA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $37,190.42 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVEMINI, JOSEPH A Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,189.91 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, BENJI R Employer name Albany County Amount $37,189.39 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBURCIO, MAIRA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $37,189.36 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERILUS, PATRICK Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,189.36 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPAN, VELIMIR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,189.35 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ELIZABETH G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,189.16 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,189.10 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, DANIEL W Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $37,189.09 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECTAWSKI, THERESA A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $37,189.06 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, CATHERINE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,188.15 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System