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 GILMORE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $33,343.89 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEMAKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $33,343.85 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, AUDIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $33,343.62 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TODD S Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $33,343.50 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ERIC P Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $33,343.39 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DEBBI A Employer name Oswego County Amount $33,343.18 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SAMUEL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $33,343.16 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADY, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $33,343.16 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, DIANE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,343.08 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JANICE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $33,343.06 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNENWEIN, THOMAS G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,343.06 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PATRICIA S Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $33,342.73 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, KATHLEEN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $33,342.56 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARESE, LEIGH ANN Employer name Centerport Fire District Amount $33,342.40 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELOTTE, ANGELA C Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $33,342.27 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $33,342.21 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSANI, ALLEN J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $33,341.53 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, CRAIG D Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,341.44 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JULIA D Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $33,341.25 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHTA, AARON G Employer name Onondaga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dis Amount $33,341.08 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KENNETH D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $33,340.94 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MAURICE A, JR Employer name Town of Owego Amount $33,340.91 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MARGARITA M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $33,340.47 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIETTY, SUSAN M Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,340.30 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULTZBACH, LAURIE G Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,340.30 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, THOMAS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,339.85 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, VICTOR A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $33,339.26 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DONNA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $33,339.22 Date 04/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE-ECKARTZ, JAMIE A Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $33,339.11 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASE, JENNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,339.02 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, JUSTIN C Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $33,338.98 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULINA, MICHELE G Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $33,338.30 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCEY, RYAN T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,337.93 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRITO, SANDRA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,337.93 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORT, DEBRA S Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $33,337.93 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEEL, MAUREEN ANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,337.86 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AQUILA, MARY ANN Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $33,337.72 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREY, JANE F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $33,336.93 Date 11/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LADONNA R Employer name Erie County Amount $33,336.69 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, COURTNEY I Employer name City of Kingston Amount $33,336.22 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUKEY, DEBORAH S Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $33,335.79 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, DORA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,335.69 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OETTINGER, SARAH A Employer name Albany County Amount $33,335.35 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, ANDREW J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,335.30 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, JILL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $33,335.25 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULIA, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $33,335.08 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOPHY, PETER T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,335.02 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALKER, BONITA Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $33,334.96 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $33,334.63 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BETHANY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,334.32 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESTINO, LINDA M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $33,334.15 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, WILLIAM R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,333.97 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, MARGARET H Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $33,333.64 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $33,333.44 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTUAL, PAULINA A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $33,333.37 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASPY, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $33,333.28 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BRENDA L Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $33,332.29 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARR, NICOLE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $33,332.17 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, MAUREEN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,331.58 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, L ROGER Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $33,331.53 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, ANITA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $33,331.23 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JANICE K Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $33,331.05 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, VANESSA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,330.76 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, DONNA J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $33,330.57 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, HOLLY A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,330.48 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, SHARON N Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,330.43 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JANELLE L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $33,330.02 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, PETER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $33,329.94 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACEK, PAUL J Employer name Broome County Amount $33,329.93 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORSUK, MARY E Employer name Greene County Amount $33,329.90 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, KATHLEEN Employer name Greene County Amount $33,329.86 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SHATARA V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,329.56 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LYNN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,329.03 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCHAM, RYAN P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $33,328.63 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARIE F Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $33,328.52 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JACK W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $33,328.29 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $33,328.15 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, ROBIN E Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,327.87 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVELOCK, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,327.65 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIATTE, ANTHONY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,327.10 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, SUSANA R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $33,326.76 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHAUPT, PETER J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $33,326.44 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXTADER, JOSHUA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,326.01 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, KARA A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $33,325.90 Date 08/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMICK, BENJAMIN J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $33,325.90 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUPE, SUSAN B Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $33,325.35 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JANET Employer name Orange County Amount $33,325.26 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZETT F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,325.09 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, JEFFREY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,324.82 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, MICHELLE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $33,324.58 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JESSICA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,324.44 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAO, MANUEL C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $33,323.70 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, DAVID A Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,323.22 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHERRI L Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $33,323.11 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBARK, CAROL L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $33,323.10 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, TANIKA S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,322.97 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRILE, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,322.39 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SAUL, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $33,322.36 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, DEBORAH A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $33,322.31 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, MELANIE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $33,322.23 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System