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 WEIK, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $36,943.53 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, DONALD A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $36,943.49 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFF, LINDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,943.47 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JEAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,943.43 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVINAZZO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,943.27 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVELLO, PATRICIA J Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $36,943.05 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MICHAEL A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $36,942.90 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $36,942.76 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSCELL, MICHAEL T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $36,942.52 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, URAY W Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,942.38 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAULO, NATHAN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $36,942.30 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Village of Depew Amount $36,942.25 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ROGER J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $36,942.05 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARETTA Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,942.04 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Albany Port District Commiss Amount $36,942.02 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JONG, DARLENE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,941.64 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTURF, ROXANNE Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $36,941.43 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, ELLEN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $36,940.56 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, SURENDRAN K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,940.52 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDANTE, FRANCES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,940.16 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, ADAM D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $36,940.01 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSE, MELINDA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,939.95 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY-ALKINS, MELISSA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,939.92 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AARON E Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $36,939.90 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WALL, MICHAEL R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,939.68 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSHANE, LOIS A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,939.38 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, SUSAN B Employer name Orange County Amount $36,939.00 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOW, DARYL J Employer name Hamilton County Amount $36,938.72 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARK R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,938.66 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUIG, SEAN P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $36,938.56 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHARLESETTA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,938.10 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANOWSKI, RACHEL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,937.69 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLINI, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $36,937.68 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, DONNA L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,937.55 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD-PEPKIN, GERALYN A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $36,937.47 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILDEN, APRIL L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $36,937.07 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, LELA Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $36,936.99 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, AUDRA V Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,936.94 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ASUNCION Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $36,936.94 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNFOLA, ROSS T, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $36,936.73 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTINA F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $36,936.53 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DARBY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,936.31 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCKHAM, PETER B Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $36,935.74 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, KURT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $36,935.58 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, MARK B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,935.15 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MILAGROS Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,934.67 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,934.49 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ANNAMARIA Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $36,934.42 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, LORRAINE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $36,934.42 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DAVID E Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,934.39 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, PAMELA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,934.12 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KAREN E Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $36,933.97 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, GRACIENE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $36,933.73 Date 02/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, DIANNE T Employer name Greene County Amount $36,933.61 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, CAROL A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $36,933.44 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAMAK, JASON Employer name Erie County Amount $36,932.90 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANET M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,932.80 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITESSO, JESSICA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,932.73 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLITTO, LEIGH A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,932.71 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARISA C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $36,932.45 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMER-ENGELS, AMY M Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $36,932.44 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, TAYLOR M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,932.33 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, IRENE J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,932.26 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,932.15 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVE, COLLEEN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,932.07 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBALATE, LUCILLE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,932.06 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERESHESKI, PATRICIA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,932.06 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCH, LINDA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,932.06 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBAUM, WILLIAM A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,931.87 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, DONNA M Employer name Town of Minetto Amount $36,931.80 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, DORENE A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $36,931.49 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,931.42 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MARIA T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $36,931.39 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHAW, STEPHEN E, JR Employer name Afton CSD Amount $36,931.25 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, JASMINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,931.23 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, ERICA K F Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,931.02 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,930.85 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWASSER, YVONNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,930.75 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ANDREW R Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,930.65 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASINSKI, LAURA E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $36,930.61 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,930.51 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, CHARLES R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,930.40 Date 06/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LOUISE Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,930.23 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, KRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,930.13 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITO, NINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,930.04 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, DIANA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $36,929.99 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKNOVITCH, DONNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,929.84 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, CHRIS F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,929.77 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLSIN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $36,928.86 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,928.84 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, MICHAEL P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,928.82 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATT, MOLLY S Employer name Genesee Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $36,928.65 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TYRA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,928.58 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, ALDOLPHUS Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $36,928.40 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUBNER, ROBYN A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,928.12 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, BRUCE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,928.00 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMMEL, KEVIN L Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,927.80 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THERESA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $36,927.30 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,927.11 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, GEORG Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $36,926.97 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System