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 RUSSELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $36,450.45 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENO, ALAN R Employer name Massena CSD Amount $36,449.76 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, MELANIE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,449.37 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, MARIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,449.36 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MATTHEW M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $36,449.32 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREDENKO, ALEXIS E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,449.25 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARIA M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $36,448.98 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, TERRANCE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $36,448.74 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIA, MIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,448.29 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, CARLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,448.11 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, JOHN W, JR Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $36,448.05 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATRO, THERESA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $36,447.90 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPE, JACKELYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $36,447.70 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, CAROL S Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,447.48 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $36,447.39 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, EMILY M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $36,447.21 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEGAR, ASHLEIGH E Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,447.17 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOUNIS, JOHN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,447.12 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,447.06 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, ANN M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $36,447.06 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, GENEVIEVE Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,446.43 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROLIMO, HELEN-MAY Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $36,446.16 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKEL, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,446.11 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ALVIN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,446.02 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, REBECCA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,445.83 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEEDULLAH, MOHAMMAD Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,444.78 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DIANNA L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $36,444.71 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSILLO, GREGORY J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,444.66 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONE, CHERYL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,444.17 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNEMUND, GEORGE G Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $36,443.95 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JACLYN A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $36,443.84 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Warren County Amount $36,443.15 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, KATHRYN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,442.88 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, DENNIS Employer name Erie County Amount $36,442.57 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, FRANCIS J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $36,442.03 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNO, NICHOLAS T Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $36,442.03 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, VICKIE S Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $36,442.00 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCK, DONNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,441.35 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,440.62 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JEFFERY Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $36,440.58 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARATA, NICOLE M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $36,440.28 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFF A, III Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $36,440.19 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJARDO, ALLAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,440.00 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIBA, JENELLE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,439.81 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, PERNELL L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,439.39 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY ANN Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $36,439.20 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIS, SHENISE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,439.05 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARSHA L Employer name Albany County Amount $36,439.02 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADIQ, SADAF Employer name Albany County Amount $36,438.99 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFORST, LAURIE A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $36,438.57 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONT, EVELYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,438.48 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, GARY C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,438.40 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULK, NICOLE S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,438.32 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHACK, VIVIAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,438.29 Date 07/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, GANG Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $36,438.20 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JASON H Employer name Herkimer County Amount $36,437.78 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broome County Amount $36,437.69 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPS, KATHERINE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,437.33 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIJO, CEEJAY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,436.70 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, SAMANTHA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,436.70 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DEBRA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $36,436.50 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ISABELLE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,436.45 Date 09/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, PAUL N Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $36,436.34 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JENNIFER M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $36,436.21 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, LUCY Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,435.87 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNE, JOHN C Employer name Newark CSD Amount $36,435.82 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHAN, BEN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,435.80 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, KIM A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $36,435.68 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWART, BARRY A Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $36,435.46 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, DONNA L Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $36,435.41 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKE, ROGER L Employer name Town of Covert Amount $36,435.33 Date 07/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAJIAN, LAURIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,434.68 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, JULIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,434.68 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DERRICK L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $36,434.58 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSER, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,434.56 Date 04/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMA, ASINA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,434.43 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICK, KARI M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $36,434.31 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, NATHAN J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $36,434.14 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADER, DOUGLAS Y Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $36,434.06 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALITO, KIMBERLY M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,433.57 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, GAIL Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $36,433.49 Date 07/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNABLE, DANIEL P Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $36,433.44 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $36,433.34 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, JOHN D Employer name Town of Washington Amount $36,433.20 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERRE, LAURIE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,433.17 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JOEL E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,433.01 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBS, ANTHONY J Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $36,432.96 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $36,432.95 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUBIS, ASHLEY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,432.88 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN-HALL, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,432.82 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, KINECHA S Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $36,432.71 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KELLI M Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,432.66 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CLYDETTE S Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,432.65 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHAREK, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,432.60 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STACY L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,432.51 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMAZON, DOINA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $36,432.42 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, JO ANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,432.31 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SALLY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,432.30 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAMELA J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $36,432.23 Date 06/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, LAURA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,432.11 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System