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 CUOMO, SEAN P Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,049.40 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, SHARON A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,049.32 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MICHELLE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $37,049.12 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUCEL, SHAGUFTA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,048.86 Date 06/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,048.66 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADORE, ASHLEY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,048.63 Date 11/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZIC, MARY Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,048.62 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, JEAN-GARDY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $37,048.59 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDERS, MICHAEL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,048.38 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MARY ANN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $37,048.16 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, ERWIN J Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $37,047.79 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLANDER, KELSEY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,047.75 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TASHA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,047.66 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJ, LINDA M Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $37,047.41 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, SANTINA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,047.23 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LISA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,047.11 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISE, NANCY E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $37,047.00 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, COLLEEN Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $37,046.97 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMITIS, JESSE M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $37,046.88 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $37,046.88 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINER, KARA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,046.75 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, BRANDY M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,046.69 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDNANSKY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $37,046.67 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LESLIE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,046.47 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, TIMMIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,046.45 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, EDGAR R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $37,046.12 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTERBACK, MIRANDA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,045.69 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHKE, ROBERT A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $37,045.19 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGDALE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $37,044.80 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, KELLY O Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $37,044.54 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNNER, DEBORAH J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $37,044.46 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VERNON C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $37,044.35 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIAN, RAMON R Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $37,043.96 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,043.85 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, EDWARD S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,043.83 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, CANDICE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,043.51 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATIE R Employer name Candor CSD Amount $37,043.25 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAK, RANDALL A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,043.03 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, PAMELA S Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $37,042.94 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, ANDREW D Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,042.69 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, FRANCIS M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $37,042.54 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, OSIE, III Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,042.48 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, MICHAEL R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,041.93 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBURG, SHARON A Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $37,041.93 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, DAVID D, IV Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $37,041.70 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ROLAND W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $37,041.41 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, BEVERLY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,041.34 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, JOHN C Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,041.30 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CURWIN D Employer name Education Department Amount $37,041.21 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $37,040.91 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL D Employer name Essex County Amount $37,040.83 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, JOHN C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,040.77 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, NOAH B Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,040.75 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FRANKLIYN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,040.75 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARI, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,040.53 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, CEA B Employer name City of Rye Amount $37,040.36 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEFFREY D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $37,040.35 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, TINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,040.21 Date 01/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODA, AMY R Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,040.21 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAHAN, TERRANCE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,039.64 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,039.40 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST THOMAS, DOREEN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,039.10 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, SUE A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $37,039.07 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SALLY J Employer name Cortland County Amount $37,038.99 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKMER, CHARLES T Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $37,038.87 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, TASHA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,038.78 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Arkwright Amount $37,038.75 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, LEONORE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,038.72 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Greig Amount $37,038.68 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, RANDI L Employer name Education Department Amount $37,038.60 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, FREDERICK P, JR Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,038.57 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, CHRISTINA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,038.52 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $37,038.48 Date 02/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-COLON, JONATHAN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,038.42 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, JACLYN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,038.27 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEN, ERIC S Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $37,038.20 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNAR, MAUREEN S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,037.98 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKER, GRETCHEN D Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $37,037.94 Date 02/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFER, MICHAEL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $37,037.88 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, ANNEMARIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,037.50 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,037.31 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, KAREN L Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $37,037.31 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAISI, DAUDI MGAZA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,037.20 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCARAM, ISABEL R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,037.01 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINA, JASON Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $37,036.86 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEST, BRENNA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $37,036.70 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAYER, MILANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,036.68 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NYDIA E Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $37,036.62 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES E Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $37,036.46 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,036.24 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIS, OLIVIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,036.12 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TONI M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,035.78 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, RICHARD W Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $37,035.59 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARS-BARTLETT, SHILOE S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $37,035.56 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, SUSAN A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $37,035.41 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,035.37 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $37,034.89 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, SHERI L Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $37,034.77 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Broome County Amount $37,034.62 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, ROSEMARY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,034.61 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System