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 KIMBALL, MARK S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,946.31 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BERNARD J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,946.29 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $35,946.03 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELL, KYLE C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,945.98 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, GEORGE O, JR Employer name Norwich Housing Authority Amount $35,945.74 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,945.70 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JACOB F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,945.67 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-WILLIAMS, JENNIFER M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,945.48 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $35,945.46 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTEN, HERBERT H, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,945.41 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERICA A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $35,945.36 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $35,944.61 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIFICO, VIRGINIA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $35,944.22 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBIA, JANICE M Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $35,944.09 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHELLE R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,943.96 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAG, DENNIS L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $35,943.90 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, JILLIAN N Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $35,943.77 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKES, PATRICIA A Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,943.66 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINBACH, JAMES B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,943.33 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY O Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JANINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,943.33 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSON, INGRID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLONE, CAROL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Education Department Amount $35,943.33 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIZA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Education Department Amount $35,943.33 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDER, LINDA S Employer name Education Department Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, ADELE E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,943.33 Date 06/26/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODUTI, LEONARD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,943.33 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI IANNE, JUANITA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,943.33 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DONALD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,943.33 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, RITA M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $35,943.33 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, WAYNE P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIONTECK, SUSAN I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $35,943.33 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, GLORIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,943.33 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, COLLEEN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $35,943.33 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,943.33 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, SCOTT M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $35,943.33 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MEGAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,943.33 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMERY, SUZANNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $35,943.33 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, FRANCES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $35,943.33 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TERRY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,943.13 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, JOSEPH M Employer name Education Department Amount $35,943.07 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTHER, PATRICK A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $35,943.07 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, CARLA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,942.97 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, TERESA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,942.95 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITTO, ROBERT J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $35,942.81 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRARD-GOUGH, ALISA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $35,942.00 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MECCA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $35,941.98 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTIN, DOLORES J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $35,941.88 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERFORD, JULIE L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $35,941.88 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECH, EVA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $35,941.87 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREE, BEATRICE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,941.84 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMENTIER, PATRICK W Employer name City of Utica Amount $35,941.51 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, CRAIG A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $35,940.80 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDSTED, JENNIFER E Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $35,940.64 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLEY, HEATHER L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,940.43 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JESSICA A Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $35,940.40 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFOLO, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $35,940.36 Date 11/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, DONALD M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $35,940.27 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JILL A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $35,940.00 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLICKNER, KELLY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $35,939.78 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Centre Island Amount $35,939.75 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JEREMIE I Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $35,939.71 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY K Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $35,939.43 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCEL, BETHANY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $35,939.14 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, TAWANA Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $35,938.81 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVELLERA, MARY C Employer name Erie County Amount $35,938.70 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUPPMANN, SUSAN K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $35,938.70 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, JANICE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $35,938.65 Date 09/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, JILL A Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,938.45 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRUCE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $35,938.39 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOS, RONALD L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $35,938.39 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLEE, KAREN L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $35,938.39 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, ALFRED W, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $35,938.39 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIK, MEGAN J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $35,938.39 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPINS, CONCETTA Employer name Education Department Amount $35,938.39 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CLIFTON E Employer name Education Department Amount $35,938.39 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATE, SUSAN L Employer name Education Department Amount $35,938.39 Date 04/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANNETTE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $35,938.39 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JASON G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,938.39 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RACHEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,938.39 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN CAGNINA, MARY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,938.39 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUPICA, DANE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $35,938.39 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KARI L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,938.39 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELDER, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,938.39 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, SHARRY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $35,938.39 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, DONNA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $35,937.87 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIPPERT, LYNNE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,937.63 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GORDON R Employer name Education Department Amount $35,937.61 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MELINDA A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $35,937.61 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ALICIA M Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $35,937.48 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, DIANE E Employer name Broome County Amount $35,937.39 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA-OTERO, EMMANUEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $35,937.22 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, REBECCA L Employer name Essex County Amount $35,937.10 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,936.94 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DEBORAH J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $35,936.94 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, JOAN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $35,936.94 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDI, LISA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,936.28 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENSEN, VICTORIA Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $35,936.23 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGENIS, JOSEPHINE A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,936.20 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System