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 DUPEE, ADAM P Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $36,847.89 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MELANIE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,847.83 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTELOPOULOS, LEA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,847.50 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES-ACERRA, GREGORY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $36,847.34 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, STEVEN K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,847.20 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROBOLA, BRENDON Employer name Town of Somers Amount $36,846.57 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KRISTINE E Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $36,846.55 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBER, LISA M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $36,846.43 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TAYLER D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,846.24 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEERE, PATRICIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,846.16 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTES, JOAO A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $36,846.13 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILTON, MICHAEL R Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,846.10 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORZEL, HEATHER S Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $36,846.07 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMASTRO, MARIETTA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,846.03 Date 09/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERIGHI, RANDALL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,845.77 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,844.83 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCES, ALYSSA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $36,844.69 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTISS, ERIK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,844.57 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD D Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,844.40 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LISAROSE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,844.35 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBNER, JAMIE R Employer name Town of Arkwright Amount $36,844.30 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, PAMELA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,844.06 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, DANNY T Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,843.99 Date 11/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABATIN, JENNY R Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,843.96 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LATEYFA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $36,843.81 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTA, JULIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,843.50 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIRELLA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,843.32 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRANE, GLENN E Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,843.09 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JEANETTE L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $36,842.96 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KELLY A Employer name Albany County Amount $36,842.96 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLA, AMANDA M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,842.89 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,842.52 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFIELD, JUAN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,842.43 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, MATTHEW J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,842.07 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RACHEAL P M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,841.91 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, JOSHUA T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,841.42 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLA, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $36,841.40 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, JEFFREY C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $36,840.86 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, CRISTINA C Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $36,840.65 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLOCK, FELICIA L.M. Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,840.58 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, RENE D Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $36,839.69 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, TERRYLYNN Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $36,839.65 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LISA A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,839.42 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LINDA B Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,839.32 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNERT, PRUDENCE L Employer name Town of Denmark Amount $36,839.28 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, SHANTEL P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,839.25 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COXAUM, BRANDON Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $36,838.97 Date 06/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, STEPHANIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,838.96 Date 12/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,838.93 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DOLORES Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,838.88 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, KRISTEN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,838.86 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,838.65 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEPP, LYNN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,838.41 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLA, KATHLEEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,838.30 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOHN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,838.23 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,837.98 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRYCE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,837.79 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST. GERMAIN, LOU ANN Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $36,837.76 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEK, SAMANTHA C Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $36,837.46 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUZER, MARTHA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $36,837.32 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSEL, MELISSA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,837.23 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, KATHLEEN N Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $36,837.00 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, JENNIE E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,835.92 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBANSKA, JOANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,835.85 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, TRISHA A Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $36,835.48 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,835.26 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SUNDRA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,834.97 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, LINDA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $36,834.94 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLUM, LOLA A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $36,834.88 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVERA, ELMER N Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,834.79 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGAJ, COLLEEN F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,834.56 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, KYLE S Employer name Town of Hope Amount $36,834.21 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, RONALD L Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,834.18 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, HOPETON G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,833.88 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARO, RALPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,833.79 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, MICHELLE E Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $36,833.72 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JULIA A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $36,833.61 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLTON, PATRICIA F Employer name Crandall Library Amount $36,833.16 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,833.12 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, MARY V Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,832.97 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, KALEE A Employer name Orange County Amount $36,832.88 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILETTE, ALYSSA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,832.62 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, MICHELLE A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $36,832.56 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMAN, ROSE A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $36,832.31 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, MALLORY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,831.94 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEFFREY E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $36,831.90 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGWALD, CRAIG L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,831.76 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEDFORD, VALERIE Employer name Erie County Amount $36,831.71 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JANELLE M Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,831.58 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MELISSA L Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $36,831.58 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, RHONDA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,831.38 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CLIFFORD E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,831.33 Date 02/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUYTER, ANGELICA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,831.33 Date 10/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MINIQUE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,831.17 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPFER, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Turin Amount $36,831.10 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, JAMES R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,831.08 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARIE S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $36,830.85 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $36,830.78 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TINA R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,830.72 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, FILOMENA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $36,830.64 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System