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 GERACITANO, BEATRIZ D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,432.06 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, RONALD B, JR Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $36,431.91 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEPHEN J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $36,431.76 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURA A Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $36,431.32 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, TERRE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,431.11 Date 04/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MUHAMMAD R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,430.98 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, KELLY A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $36,430.69 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, KEIRA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,430.52 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, ROXANNE M Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $36,430.40 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, WENDY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,430.17 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, LYNETTE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $36,430.04 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, MARIO F Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $36,429.96 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KEVIN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $36,429.96 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA C Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $36,429.60 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK-STARKE, BELINDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,429.48 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, JAN E Employer name Essex County Amount $36,429.40 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAC, TRACEY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,429.01 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELL, JOSEPH S Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $36,428.94 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROZAS, SARA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,428.90 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, AMANDA E Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $36,428.79 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUELLO, GARY H Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,428.57 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORENDORFF, CARL G Employer name Village of Waterville Amount $36,428.05 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, EILEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,427.83 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKS, SHAWAN M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $36,427.80 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,427.79 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, NICOLE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,427.72 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, TIFFANY N O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,427.32 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY-BROWN, PAULETTE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,427.20 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, JOHN J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $36,427.05 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,426.72 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTADO, JONATHAN Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $36,426.50 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLENBAUGH, KAREN L Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $36,426.31 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MARY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,426.22 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPFER, HOWARD L Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $36,425.88 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, BRADFORD W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,425.84 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SARAH E A Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $36,425.78 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KATHLEEN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,425.08 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CONNOR J Employer name Town of Belfast Amount $36,424.86 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, NANCY J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $36,424.80 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,424.09 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOHANNES, JOULI B Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $36,423.61 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUBA, REBECCA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,423.59 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PATRICIA S Employer name Greene County Amount $36,423.57 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, MATTHEW R Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,423.54 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANELLA, CYNTHIA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,423.49 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, VIVIAN M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,423.41 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MARK A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $36,423.40 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABER, TRABES A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,423.25 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JASON G Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $36,423.20 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DENNIS M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $36,422.88 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, ALICIA O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,422.20 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, STEVEN W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,422.19 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, ROSEMARY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,421.84 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFBAUER, ANN M Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $36,421.80 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISELE-JOHNSON, KRISTEN J Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,421.30 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,421.06 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CATHY A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,420.98 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, VICTOR O Employer name Addison CSD Amount $36,420.89 Date 11/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, COLLEEN A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $36,420.86 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREO, EMILY J Employer name Four County Library System Amount $36,420.82 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAMBER, SANDRA Employer name Erie County Amount $36,420.80 Date 06/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $36,420.37 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, SANDRA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,420.35 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, MARIA P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,420.32 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILCIO, SHERRY A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $36,420.07 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, MARGARET ANN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,419.81 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENA, HELEN M Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $36,419.74 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, MARGARET J Employer name Albion CSD Amount $36,419.61 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, TERRANCE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,419.52 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, ROBERT L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,419.42 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, ELIZABETH S Employer name Highland CSD Amount $36,419.29 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TAMMY A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $36,418.91 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSLEY, KATHY ANN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,418.64 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JOAN M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $36,418.06 Date 02/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALITO, MARGARET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,418.05 Date 06/18/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SUZANNE C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $36,417.80 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAS, FRANCINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,417.70 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, TRAVIS Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $36,417.70 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $36,417.21 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SABRINA R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,417.05 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, KYREESE L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,416.62 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORTUNE, MELISSA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,416.51 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, RICHARD H Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,416.43 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVINSKI, JAMES J Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,416.32 Date 02/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, ANDREA Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,416.07 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, SEAN M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $36,415.56 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUNT, CYNTHIA S Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $36,415.40 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, DEAN L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,415.29 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, HILARY B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,415.20 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, JOANNE P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,415.20 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHED, MEGHAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,415.12 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSON, BONNIE J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,414.99 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, ALEXANDRA R Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,414.82 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MU, HARRISON T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,414.60 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, KAREN V Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $36,414.17 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $36,413.79 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $36,413.74 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Norwich Amount $36,413.46 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTEINER, PAMELA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,413.13 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THERESA M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $36,413.13 Date 09/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System