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 BLINDER, NANCY F Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $37,155.24 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, SANDRA S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $37,155.18 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, PATRICIA L Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $37,155.07 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAYNE Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,154.84 Date 11/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, RAYMOND A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,154.55 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MELISSA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,153.89 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARILLE, CATHERINE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,153.79 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, THOMAS E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,153.73 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JASON M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $37,153.35 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENON, JOHANNA L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,153.06 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, CHARLES R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,152.73 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, FRITZ S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,152.69 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLAND, DAVID W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,152.50 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, LAKEISHA Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,152.42 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $37,152.09 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, PAUL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,151.95 Date 12/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFAT, LEANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,151.94 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, REBECCA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $37,151.58 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISTOR, ELLEN M Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $37,151.35 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS FROMETA, ALFREDO A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $37,151.32 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, GEORGETTE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $37,151.17 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZMAN, KRISTI M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,151.14 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MOLLY A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $37,150.87 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, WILLIAM R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,150.76 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MATTHEW T Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,150.72 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CONNIE J Employer name Candor CSD Amount $37,150.53 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JESSICA A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $37,150.18 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURREA, JULIO C Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $37,149.98 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, LORI J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,149.84 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, DAVID L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,149.71 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, JEAN A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,149.55 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, BOYD F Employer name Candor CSD Amount $37,149.48 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, KYLE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,149.45 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONAS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $37,149.05 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, MARY JO C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $37,149.00 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, AMANDA E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $37,149.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTRO, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,148.59 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, KIM E Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,148.41 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZON, JASMINE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,148.40 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, DAWN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $37,148.25 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARKUS A, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,148.22 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBORN, WILLIAM E Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,148.22 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,148.05 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, ANTONIO Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $37,147.91 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JODY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,147.83 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Port Henry Amount $37,147.61 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LINDSEY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,147.50 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JERARD T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,146.98 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, LINDA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,146.32 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLENBACHER, THOMAS H, JR Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $37,146.30 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ROBERT P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $37,146.05 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, PAULA R Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $37,146.02 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, MARK D Employer name Erie County Amount $37,145.99 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JASON D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,145.97 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, HEATHER R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $37,145.94 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELLO, CARMEN Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,145.58 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VIKKI L Employer name Albany County Amount $37,145.47 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DENNIS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,145.41 Date 12/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBORAH Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,145.34 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DREW L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,145.32 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCHE, ARLENE G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $37,145.07 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, ALICIA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,144.92 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, SHAREE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,144.86 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKASZEWSKI, TARYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $37,144.83 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSINS, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $37,144.57 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $37,144.33 Date 10/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDGE, DUSTIN P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,144.29 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILHELMENA Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,144.29 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAUD, EBENE Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $37,144.06 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,143.55 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, CHAD M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $37,143.44 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLEMAN, JAMES F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,143.30 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LEWIS L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,143.24 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, LYNDA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $37,143.00 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUE-ADAMS, DENNITTA P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,142.95 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLAHI, MOHAMMAD F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $37,142.41 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ANDREW G Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $37,142.25 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, KERRI-ANN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $37,142.18 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, DINGHY KRISTINE B Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $37,141.73 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN W J Employer name Town of Owego Amount $37,141.73 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, BRYAN T Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $37,141.64 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, WALTER L, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $37,141.45 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYAND, ERICH S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,141.34 Date 03/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, OLIVER S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $37,141.34 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, MATTHEW J Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $37,141.32 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, KRISTEN L Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,141.09 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTO, DONNA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $37,141.07 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, JASON M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $37,140.87 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $37,140.87 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,140.56 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, CATHERINE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,140.33 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINAL, MICHAEL F Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $37,140.19 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, WAYNE D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,140.10 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, RAYMOND D Employer name Albany County Amount $37,140.05 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, DAVID L Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,140.01 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, HOPE A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $37,139.95 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMIA, PAUL J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $37,139.82 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITACCO, ROBERT D, JR Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $37,139.77 Date 05/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURREA, JESSICA M Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $37,139.67 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, BRENDA D Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $37,139.53 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System