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 PRACK, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,339.33 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, JOSEPH W Employer name Naples CSD Amount $36,339.33 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, JOAQUIN A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $36,338.91 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WNUK, AMY B Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $36,338.83 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZENIOWSKI, SHEILA Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $36,338.49 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEISTEL, JANYCE Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $36,338.37 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, LUIS A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,337.76 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $36,337.74 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ROGER A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,337.68 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JERMAINE J Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,337.60 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, VIRGINIA R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,337.50 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINEHART, SHERI L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $36,337.38 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, STEVEN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,336.96 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, BRANDON L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $36,336.93 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, GALE G Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $36,336.52 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,336.30 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NANCY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,335.97 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, ARLENE B Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,335.53 Date 08/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, BONITA P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,335.24 Date 11/05/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARELLI, FRED P, II Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,334.91 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,334.88 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO-JEAN-FRANCOIS, AUDE-AURO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,334.80 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, MAUREEN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,334.71 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, LOUIS P Employer name Herkimer County Amount $36,334.70 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORAT, HERBERT Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,334.70 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $36,334.51 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA, MICHELLE A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $36,334.23 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, MARK P Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,334.16 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEDGWOOD, WENDY Employer name Erie County Amount $36,333.96 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDON, THERON A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,333.87 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSCH, DANA V Employer name New City Library Amount $36,333.49 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, GARRY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,333.21 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, REBECCA A Employer name Broome County Amount $36,333.10 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,332.93 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIVAN, RACHEL L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $36,332.86 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEANT, TAMEKA S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,332.01 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGG, DANIEL A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,331.96 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, CINDY M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,331.92 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, BRIAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,331.91 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, CARISA A Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $36,331.87 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERROW, SETH M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $36,331.56 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, NAOMI J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,331.12 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, ELIZABETH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,330.66 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHAR-TORRES, RACHEL K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,329.93 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, NANCY Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $36,329.77 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MEGAN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,328.65 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $36,328.57 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $36,328.52 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, DOMINICK A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $36,328.15 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, GRACE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,328.09 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,327.63 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, MARLENE A Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $36,327.41 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, THOMAS J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $36,326.69 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, KEYLEE R Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $36,326.69 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, COSHEIK D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,326.57 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MELISSA J Employer name Camden CSD Amount $36,325.66 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, ANDREW S Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $36,325.24 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, DOUGLAS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,325.08 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, TERRY ANN Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,324.43 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SHANTA F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,324.32 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, DOROTHY A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,324.26 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVERS, TA-SHONNA C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $36,323.93 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS-REVILLA, ARLINE J Employer name Putnam County Amount $36,323.68 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, RACHEL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,323.62 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, MEGHAN D Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,323.54 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $36,323.51 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARESIGN, KAREN L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,323.50 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PHILIP H Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,323.17 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSHORN, KATHRYN R Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $36,323.12 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, KENNETH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,322.64 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMORENA, DENISE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $36,322.53 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, MICHELE A Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $36,322.53 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,322.20 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTSON, MICHELLE M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $36,321.98 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LISA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,321.64 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MELISSA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,321.27 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDANE, HIRITY T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,321.21 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PATRICIA M Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $36,321.20 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOJAN, BRUNO L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,320.94 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIUBA, LYNN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $36,320.81 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANEDO, HUGO W Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $36,320.62 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,320.56 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARTHA P Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $36,320.40 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYCON, JACOB M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,320.40 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHARLOTTE D Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $36,320.35 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROUSINGH, TERRY A Employer name Albany County Amount $36,320.07 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTIRE, PATRICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,319.97 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $36,319.74 Date 01/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARER, ANTHONY J Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $36,319.55 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGNON, MARTINE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,319.44 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSA, FIKRTE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $36,319.44 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAIG, EDWARD R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,319.17 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENER, ANNAMARIE V Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $36,318.87 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JACOB D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $36,318.83 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JENNIFER L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $36,318.76 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONSINI, CHRISTINE J Employer name Orange County Amount $36,318.66 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULPAUGH, LARRY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,318.59 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SANDRA E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $36,318.56 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, PATTI L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,318.22 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER D Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,318.20 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System