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 REED, JOANNA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $34,203.15 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, AUDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $34,203.09 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, LAWRENCE M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $34,203.07 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCK, HAROLD R Employer name Erie County Amount $34,202.75 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RICHARD S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $34,202.73 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINO, CAROL F Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $34,202.70 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATEGANO, CONNIE E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $34,202.57 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, LUCY A Employer name Otsego County Amount $34,202.24 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATJUCHIN, GEORGE J Employer name Erie County Amount $34,201.96 Date 07/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, MATTHEW A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $34,201.94 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $34,201.88 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLINGA, STEPHEN L Employer name Oneida County Amount $34,201.72 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, KAITLYN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,201.70 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODIS, TARA B Employer name Steuben County Amount $34,201.66 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, DENISE Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $34,201.55 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, BETTY A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,201.43 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $34,201.42 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,201.42 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SHERRIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $34,201.40 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZA, CINDY TERESA Employer name Tompkins County Amount $34,200.51 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, KEVIN D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $34,200.34 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, VICKI J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,200.04 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,200.00 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHEL, CRAIG C, SR Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $34,199.94 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURILLO, LUIS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $34,199.63 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JESSICA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,199.24 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, MICHAEL A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,199.24 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERG, ILYSE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $34,199.24 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, ALICE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $34,199.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LAUREL E Employer name Ulster County Amount $34,198.93 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SHARON A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $34,198.83 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DAVON B Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $34,198.80 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOMOU, JESSICA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $34,198.69 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $34,198.67 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOHN P Employer name Erie County Amount $34,198.57 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, VERONICA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $34,198.54 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, CHERYL A Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $34,198.38 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUN, SVETLANA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $34,198.37 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, JACQUELINE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $34,198.37 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, LOUIS T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $34,198.37 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, LORRAINE F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $34,198.37 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITARANTO, MICHAEL P Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $34,198.16 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, ANN V Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $34,198.03 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOCCIO, DEBORAH M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $34,197.95 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $34,197.90 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, DOREEN D Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $34,197.63 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, ROBERT L Employer name Delaware County Amount $34,197.59 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, BARBARA A Employer name Erie County Amount $34,197.44 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KATIE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $34,197.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MORTIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $34,197.22 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEYN, MELVIN J, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $34,197.17 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGARRY, KIMBERLY FALBO Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $34,197.15 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, LEANDRA M Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $34,196.79 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELTON, ERICA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,196.62 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ALBERT E Employer name Chenango County Amount $34,196.60 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINAS, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $34,196.32 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, LAURA J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $34,195.70 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, DAVID W Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $34,195.70 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEADY, FIONNUALA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $34,195.43 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, NATALIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $34,195.37 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOCCI, ALEXIS R Employer name Cornell University Amount $34,195.13 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANZOR, SALVADOR A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $34,195.06 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAN, ALAINA M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $34,194.94 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, KRISTINA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $34,194.91 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGARIA, MELANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $34,194.80 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTON, LEONARD B Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $34,194.79 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JOEL Employer name Erie County Amount $34,194.60 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAHS, SUSAN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $34,194.44 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU-SKROUPA, LINDA Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $34,194.26 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MATTHEW B Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $34,194.12 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, KRISTEN L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $34,194.00 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKAC, CHERYL A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $34,193.95 Date 06/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $34,193.11 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $34,193.00 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, PAUL R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $34,192.91 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, BETTY L Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $34,192.77 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ROBERT M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $34,192.61 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, ERICA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $34,192.22 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, AMY L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $34,192.15 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, KAREN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $34,192.12 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCO, BETH B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $34,191.79 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, MELISSA I Employer name Erie County Amount $34,191.79 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDILLO, LETICIA P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $34,191.70 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEASAR, WILLIAM A, II Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $34,191.55 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, RODERICK E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $34,191.54 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASHAW, LORI A Employer name Columbia County Amount $34,191.52 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTIN, JEAN D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $34,191.37 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARIELLO, DARYL T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $34,191.25 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, CHAD R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $34,191.20 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TERRENCE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $34,190.95 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JANICE M Employer name Erie County Amount $34,190.92 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLENBACH, PATRICIA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $34,190.86 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL D Employer name Department of Law Amount $34,190.78 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHOR, SHEILA M Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $34,190.60 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZLE, JEANNE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $34,190.52 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES A Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $34,190.49 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, RENEE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $34,190.42 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMERLING, FRANCIS E Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $34,189.83 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADY, RICHARD D Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $34,189.73 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, BETHANY S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $34,189.51 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System