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 FRASCA, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $34,888.71 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, NICHOLAS B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $34,888.63 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIMAN, BRIDGET E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $34,888.49 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPNAK, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,888.48 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,888.26 Date 01/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, STACY L Employer name Cortland Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $34,888.00 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CEDRIC L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,887.91 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLICOSE, ANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,887.90 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, NINA Q Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $34,887.74 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVARA, VIVIAN Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $34,886.96 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ANDERSON Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $34,886.94 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $34,886.73 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUR-O'CONNOR, ELIZABETH S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $34,886.57 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $34,886.50 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MICHELLE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $34,886.03 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, DANIEL A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $34,885.66 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUFOHAI, FRIDAY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $34,885.59 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PRUDENCE A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $34,885.55 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, RYAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,884.99 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, KIM M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $34,884.89 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADIAN, GLORIA J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,884.67 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, TIFFANY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $34,883.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, PAULA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,883.48 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBERTSON, LISA S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $34,882.96 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORECK, LISA C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $34,882.92 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,882.81 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPER, MARY E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $34,882.57 Date 10/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLELAND, CHAD M Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,882.55 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LISA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,882.46 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, SAMANTHA C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,882.45 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZ, MARGARET L Employer name Wayne County Amount $34,882.45 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHIMI, BESA Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,882.21 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKAR, SEENATH K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,882.13 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, NOAH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $34,882.07 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCHTERMANN, JAIME J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $34,881.81 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTUTTLER, EILEEN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,881.31 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, CORY C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $34,881.29 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, MAGDALENA S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $34,881.08 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DAVID W Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $34,880.99 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESZYNSKI, STEPHANIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,880.52 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, DEBORAH M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,880.51 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CORINNE Employer name Erie County Amount $34,880.48 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIZAK, JOSHUA D Employer name Erie County Amount $34,880.43 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTERI, KALEENA M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $34,880.43 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, GEORGE W Employer name Town of Conewango Amount $34,880.34 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEQUIST, CHRISTINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $34,879.76 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, VALERIE Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $34,879.70 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOESCHE, KATHERINE A Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $34,879.61 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, DAVID J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,879.38 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, ROBERT S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $34,878.90 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, ELAINE H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $34,878.90 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, MATTHEW S Employer name Albany County Amount $34,878.67 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKERMAN, AMBER J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,878.48 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, STANTON C Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $34,878.12 Date 01/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, CONNIE L Employer name Warren County Amount $34,878.04 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $34,877.66 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $34,877.46 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEMAN, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,877.38 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, SAMUEL Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $34,877.35 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $34,877.16 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LISA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,876.72 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $34,875.80 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEP, PAUL M Employer name Madison County Amount $34,875.74 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENNEVILLE, CHERYL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,875.13 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYLSKI, MARGO L Employer name Nassau County Amount $34,875.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, GARY W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,874.84 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBONOWICZ, JOSEPH W Employer name Crandall Library Amount $34,874.10 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYNEKA, MATTHEW L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $34,874.10 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, DIANA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $34,874.02 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPHAL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $34,873.53 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MICHELLE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,873.34 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICO, KIRA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $34,873.24 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVIN, ADRIAN J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $34,873.17 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $34,872.93 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, FRANZINA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $34,872.88 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAVELLI, MICHAEL F Employer name Fulton County Amount $34,872.74 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCIUS, CHARMAINE T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $34,872.71 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, TIANA L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $34,872.71 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Peru Amount $34,872.51 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERTY, ANN Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $34,872.38 Date 11/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, MARA R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $34,872.22 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURM, VICTORIA A Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $34,872.10 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, JAMES F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,871.85 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CAROLINE J Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $34,871.78 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, BRANTLY T Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $34,871.53 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JAMIE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $34,871.49 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, BRIAN R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $34,871.40 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, RAVEN B Employer name Orange County Amount $34,871.35 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEAL, GIOSEPPINA Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $34,871.10 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JUSTIN E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $34,870.70 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, JOSEPH A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $34,870.55 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, PRECIOSA D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $34,870.51 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGWOOD, ROSS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $34,870.38 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, SHELLEY C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,870.33 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, HELEN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $34,870.22 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DEAN A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $34,869.88 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMMIDAS, GERASIMOS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $34,869.60 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, SALLY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $34,869.48 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKY, JULIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $34,868.95 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTINS, RENEE L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $34,868.00 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System