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 BARDIN, SHERRY L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,172.70 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEN, PATRICK R Employer name Yates County Amount $37,172.20 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ANDREW B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $37,172.10 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, FANNY A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $37,172.02 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, RICHARD J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,171.95 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, KENNETH J Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $37,171.74 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLATAS, LISA A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $37,171.44 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHN, THERESA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $37,171.18 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,171.17 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ASHLEIGH M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,171.15 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, JEAN ALMONORD CHOUTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,171.08 Date 12/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMONSEN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,171.04 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIMERI, JOSEPH M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,171.03 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITTE, DALE E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,171.02 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEET, RANDOLPH B Employer name Education Department Amount $37,170.98 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, DEBORAH L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $37,170.98 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTLAND-WINFIELD, CATHERINE E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $37,170.90 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ROBERT Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $37,170.90 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, XAVIER, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,170.90 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRKUTI, FIMETKA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,170.90 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MAXWELL A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $37,170.89 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDACCI, LAWRENCE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,170.75 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $37,170.56 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CAROLYN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,170.44 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, DANIEL S Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,170.35 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTS, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $37,170.00 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TYEASHA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,169.79 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, BRENDA J Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $37,169.13 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, PENNY D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,169.07 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, VINCENT A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,168.94 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWER, JULIE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $37,168.85 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFIESH, ERIC P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,168.30 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, GERALD S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,168.22 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LUCAS M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,168.21 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MARGARET M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,168.11 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLING, SHAWNA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,167.00 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, AMBER R Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $37,166.62 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ELI F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,166.57 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOVCHAK, ERIN C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,166.42 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARK A Employer name City of Rome Amount $37,166.41 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENG, YAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,166.40 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, TODD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,165.83 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, JACQUELINE R Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $37,165.81 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, ALICIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,165.74 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, ALLEN J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $37,165.72 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RAYMOND L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,165.51 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELL, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,165.46 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERZETTL, COLLEEN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,165.38 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIELYN A Employer name Education Department Amount $37,165.09 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPOWICZ, PAULA C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $37,164.65 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERL, MIHO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,164.63 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,164.48 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL-NELLI, JOHANNE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $37,164.46 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, STACEY L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $37,164.41 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELISSA A Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $37,164.32 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFNEY, CHRIS J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $37,164.15 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, LYNN M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $37,164.11 Date 09/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, BELINDA H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,163.81 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMKE-WALKER, DEBRA I Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $37,163.68 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MARY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,163.52 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, CHRISTINA C Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $37,163.43 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, COLBY L Employer name Warren County Amount $37,163.18 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, SANDRA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,162.96 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINO, LISA M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $37,162.78 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, DEBORAH R Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,162.52 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JASON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,162.41 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TITUS M Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $37,162.39 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, REBECCA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,161.57 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JESSICA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,161.50 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, LAURETTE A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $37,161.42 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AZARR P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,161.41 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-TAYLOR, DONNA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,161.23 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, ASHER P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,161.14 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAS, JEREMEY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,161.13 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, JESSE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,160.63 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZ, LINDA A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $37,160.50 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, STEPHANIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,160.46 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTREMA, JOSEPH A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $37,160.11 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, RICK C Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $37,159.96 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, DE WITT A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $37,159.91 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIONE, VINCENT T Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $37,159.65 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIE, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $37,159.62 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, SHAYLANA B Employer name Erie County Amount $37,159.01 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDELLI, MARC A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,158.80 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWUSU-BARNIE, JERUSHA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,158.07 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIGHT, JOSHUA A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $37,157.63 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNOSKI, DEBBIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,157.30 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, CATERINA Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,157.18 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, LYNN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,157.14 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, NICHOLAS Z Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,157.13 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,156.69 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJI, SAMMY N Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,156.64 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPCZYNSKI, WILLIAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,156.62 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, SAMANTHA Y Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,156.40 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, C ROBIN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,156.26 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ALYSSA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,155.94 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, KEITH P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,155.78 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CATRINA R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,155.72 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, LORRAINE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,155.72 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, STEPHEN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,155.33 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System