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 BUCKLAND, JULIUS C Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $36,830.60 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, HEATHER A Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,830.58 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, LESLIE B Employer name Town of Salem Amount $36,830.39 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,830.25 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHAEL J Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $36,829.93 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEO, KATHLEEN G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,829.82 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUISIFER, JOSLYN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,829.74 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, AMANDA R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,829.14 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, HEATHER S Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,829.12 Date 11/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, MANDAKINI Employer name Education Department Amount $36,829.11 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, MEGAN J Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,828.92 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRON, GREGORY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,828.78 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCETT, KIM M Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $36,828.68 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JACQUELINE L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $36,828.62 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, LAURIE A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,828.27 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREINER, JERRY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,828.25 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPERA, BRYAN J D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,827.50 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-REYES, OLIVIA F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,827.48 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNELLI, DOROTHY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $36,827.37 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VINSON J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,827.21 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, CHERYL L Employer name Greene County Amount $36,827.20 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DIANA M Employer name Village of Montebello Amount $36,826.95 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICAH T Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,826.91 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, THERESA M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,826.78 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITER, JEFFREY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,825.95 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLNIER, MATTHEW J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,825.56 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, NATALIA R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $36,825.52 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, SUANNE K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,825.29 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PATRICK M Employer name City of Rome Amount $36,825.08 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSLEY, MARILYN A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36,824.72 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, EDWARD R, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,824.66 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVORTI, DANA N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $36,824.15 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, ELAINE M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $36,824.14 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERY, THOMAS P, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,824.05 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MALIKA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,823.96 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BRIDGET M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,823.91 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLWINKLE, DORENE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,823.85 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNSON, SHARON A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,823.68 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRANDY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,823.58 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Dix Amount $36,823.44 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, LISA M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $36,823.43 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHRISANN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,823.20 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROECKER, HEATHER K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $36,823.08 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHAT, TAGE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,822.96 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELLUS, PREDNOR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,822.89 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, NIEL K Employer name Town of Cambridge Amount $36,822.51 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, KEVIN P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,822.36 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHAJEWSKI, SARAH M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,821.80 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANCA, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,821.76 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPASSO, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,821.76 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEERY, MARY K Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $36,821.60 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOOKEY, MELANIE J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $36,821.60 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-VERGARE, GRETA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,821.59 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, BRENDA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,821.27 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZO, CHARLA R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,821.22 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA E Employer name Erie County Amount $36,821.05 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARITY, PETER M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $36,820.93 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JACQUELINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,820.86 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, GERALD S Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,820.59 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBIE, NUALA T Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $36,820.55 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, THOMAS J Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,820.52 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $36,820.24 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JEREMIAS Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,820.10 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JEREMIAH R Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $36,819.77 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $36,819.67 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPE, STEVEN P Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $36,819.36 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAPP, CASEY R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $36,818.80 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DANA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,818.44 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, KAREN Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,818.43 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O NEILL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,818.39 Date 08/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, LALIA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $36,817.99 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECK, STEPHANIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,817.93 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ALAN R Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $36,817.93 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALLO, MELISA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,817.59 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MATTHEW M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $36,817.56 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,817.49 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ERIC A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $36,816.81 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSE, STEVEN A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,816.77 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, NANCY Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $36,816.76 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, TERESITA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,816.60 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, JOHN C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $36,816.43 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHBI, MHAMED Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,816.40 Date 02/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETINA, DIANE J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,816.39 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTINIC, JOY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,816.35 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROTTI, JOANNE M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $36,816.24 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,816.00 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TOM A Employer name Town of Ashford Amount $36,815.94 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONJURA, JOAN E Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $36,815.87 Date 12/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, MELISSA J Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $36,815.85 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, SUSAN B Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $36,815.78 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICKI, DIANE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,815.73 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTHEIMER, STEPHEN C Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $36,815.66 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,815.19 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, JESSICA L Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $36,814.75 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMLER, TRACI M Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,814.43 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCCA, ANN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $36,814.41 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINGER, MICHELLE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,813.17 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, BRADLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,813.00 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYLSMA, JASON A Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $36,812.75 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,812.41 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System