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 CEPEDA, LEIDY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,560.05 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JULIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,559.87 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIARELLI, DENISE Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,559.60 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, COURTNEY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,559.37 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTERSBY, JAMES R Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,559.26 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, STEFANIE L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $36,558.96 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DOREEN G Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $36,558.39 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DANIEL C Employer name Albany County Amount $36,558.19 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MAUREEN V Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,558.10 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTERT, MICHAEL A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $36,557.99 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KATHIE J Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,557.93 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSKOT, STANISLAWA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,557.78 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CINDY L Employer name Town of Gates Amount $36,557.63 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, ANDREW W, JR Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $36,557.57 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Lorraine Amount $36,557.56 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, CARL L Employer name Putnam County Amount $36,557.04 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $36,557.04 Date 06/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, DIANE T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,556.99 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASKO, JACOB M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,556.80 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $36,556.73 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, MEGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,556.00 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNER, BRIAN C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,555.90 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LILA B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,555.85 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, THERESA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,555.81 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Town of Clarendon Amount $36,555.79 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, TANISHA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,555.45 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRA, PAUL J Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $36,555.36 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTMAN, THERESA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,555.08 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, WAYNE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,554.16 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMBLE, EILEEN T Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $36,553.82 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ANTONIO Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $36,553.61 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYKE, RAYMOND S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $36,553.51 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKEY, KATE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,553.44 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MARK V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,553.21 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER C Employer name Field Library Amount $36,553.01 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, ELISABETH K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,552.71 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNES, CATHERINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,552.54 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CAROL E Employer name Eden CSD Amount $36,552.49 Date 08/19/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, KELLEY D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,552.35 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROKE, MARYANN V Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $36,552.28 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,551.75 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, DAVID W Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $36,551.46 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORIUS, AMBER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,551.42 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, SANDRA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,551.39 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, MARY E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $36,551.26 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FAVERO, THOMAS F Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,551.24 Date 10/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SUZANNE M Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $36,551.18 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, ANTHONY A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $36,550.98 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDZIONA, BARBARA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,550.72 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, TERESA K Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $36,550.63 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Washington County Amount $36,550.36 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCZYNSKI, JAIME N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,550.23 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKRUMAH, ABBY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,550.15 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, MICHAEL D Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $36,550.08 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SONIA S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,549.82 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLEE, EDWARD L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $36,549.68 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, MARY C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,549.64 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMLER, ANDREW F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,549.58 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JANET M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,549.54 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROSE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,549.51 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWEY, DANIEL P Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $36,549.30 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHUR, GUNJAN Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $36,549.11 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASTINE, GUILLAUME Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,549.06 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJNOS, ROSEMARY Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $36,548.62 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSKY, AARON Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,548.47 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ANDREW T Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $36,548.09 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERTH, EMILY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,548.07 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JODY H Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $36,548.07 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDELLI, KYLE Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,547.67 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHINI, IVIS M Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $36,547.24 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMOUR, ADAM Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,547.01 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, BRIAN D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,546.37 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTTER, STEFAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,546.01 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ODETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,545.93 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, SABRENA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,545.89 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARYK, MELISSA M Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $36,545.78 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OITZINGER, LISA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,545.52 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITARA, NATALIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,545.32 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,544.89 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDALLAH, SANDRA L Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $36,544.77 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, REBECCA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $36,544.51 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARY Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $36,544.51 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISARDEEN, TRIMALA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,544.50 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC RABIE, DAVID C Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,544.26 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $36,544.23 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, ANTHONY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,543.95 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, DANIEL S Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,543.90 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, JERRY P Employer name Poland CSD Amount $36,543.83 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROBERT H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,543.78 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KATHRYN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,543.74 Date 01/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, DOMENICO M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,543.51 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, ALYSSA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,543.51 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOSEPH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,543.51 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, AGNES T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,542.99 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JASON S Employer name Erie County Amount $36,542.93 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, BARBARA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,542.88 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLL, DERMOTT H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,542.66 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURANICK, TERRENCE G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,542.59 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, ASHLEY M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,542.58 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF, NANCY A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $36,542.15 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System