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 BRINDISI, THOMAS R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,491.96 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAM, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,491.84 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, LUDOVIC S Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $36,491.70 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,491.22 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, VIRGINIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $36,491.13 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD, HARVEY Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $36,490.98 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIHL, JOHN D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $36,490.73 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, JOSE R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,490.65 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, SEGUNDA V Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $36,490.27 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, ELLEN G Employer name Department of State Amount $36,490.24 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-PIERCE, GAYNOR Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,490.10 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PATRICIA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $36,489.72 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, MARGARET E Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $36,489.44 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLIO, REBECCA N Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $36,489.03 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEESCH, HOWARD W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,488.70 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, LINDA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,488.38 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAYBOR, PATRICIA A Employer name W NY Library Resources Council Amount $36,488.04 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWICZ, BRYANA M Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $36,487.55 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, LYNN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,487.44 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, MELISSA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,487.28 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, BRYAN G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,487.01 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, CLAY J Employer name Town of Greig Amount $36,486.78 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTUTO, CASPER J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,486.57 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, DENNIS J Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,486.36 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHANKE, ALEXANDER W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $36,486.36 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, MICHELE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $36,486.19 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, VINCENT L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,486.10 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KENDA B Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,486.05 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHELSEA N Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,485.46 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, MITCHELL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $36,485.44 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HILLARY M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,485.38 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DARCY L Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $36,485.03 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, PASQUALE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,484.99 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFF, LAURIE J Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $36,484.78 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,484.46 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SCOTT M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $36,484.25 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ELISA D Employer name Greene County Amount $36,483.84 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $36,483.74 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHARON L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $36,483.65 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, DEBORAH J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,483.46 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRYAN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,482.57 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONINGSBY, COURTNEY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,482.47 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,482.42 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, KAREN Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $36,481.89 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIER, JULIE L Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $36,481.55 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, BRYANT L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $36,481.25 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICK, KATHERINE S Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,481.20 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCHEL, JOHN M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,480.86 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TINA L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $36,480.81 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABEL, SARA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $36,480.47 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, RICHARD C Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,479.61 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIPE, KRISTI L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,479.53 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPA, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,478.81 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JUSTIN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,477.51 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, RACHEL D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,477.41 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, APRIL L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,477.20 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, LORI Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $36,477.20 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANEXAY, EDITH A Employer name Broome County Amount $36,476.98 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYSTROM, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $36,476.85 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ONESSIMA TERESA Employer name Orange County Amount $36,476.52 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBLE, MELISSA A Employer name Orange County Amount $36,476.52 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOEY, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,476.43 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, TERRENCE L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $36,476.12 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, ROBERT S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $36,475.52 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, NICOLE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,475.31 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRY, FAYE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,475.09 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDER, KERRY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,474.89 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, STEPHANIE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $36,474.47 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLIN, ERICA S Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $36,474.21 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,474.20 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, JEANINE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,474.18 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, THERESA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,473.87 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLITER, JORDAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,473.59 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHTAR, GHAZALA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,473.56 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRUCE C Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,473.54 Date 07/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, ALYCIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,473.36 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CURTIS E Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,473.15 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLER, JOANNE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,473.15 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-WAHHAB, QUANA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,473.10 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,472.85 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON-DI PETTA, DENISE N Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $36,472.52 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNARD, LINDA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $36,471.85 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, CYNTHIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,471.78 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, CHERYL A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,471.70 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINO, ANTONIO J Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,471.26 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGNANAN, ALANA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $36,471.07 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, MARJORIE G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $36,470.51 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, JOHN L Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $36,470.26 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERSCHWINGER, CRAIG W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $36,469.58 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENZA, DOROTHY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,469.22 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBALOWSKY, JASON D Employer name Orange County Amount $36,469.02 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERO, STEVEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,468.94 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MAIDA K Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $36,468.70 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, MICHAEL D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,468.59 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BRUN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $36,468.31 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTINE V Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $36,468.17 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGINO, MARILYN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,467.77 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOZANOVIC, MERDIN Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,467.65 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIMO, DOMINICK N Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,467.61 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMBERG, LORI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,467.16 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System