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 FOWLSTON, KATE K Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $33,216.93 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, CORNELL, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,216.77 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $33,216.54 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATONE, KELLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,216.45 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABAKHANOV, YAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $33,216.09 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, CHARLENE F Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $33,215.95 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JORDON A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $33,215.92 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISTON, SCOTT Employer name Greece CSD Amount $33,215.91 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDEN, DOLORES S Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $33,215.86 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, NANETTE K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $33,215.61 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, PAUL T Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,215.33 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, ROBERT R Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,215.13 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, LORRAINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,214.95 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBURN, COURTNEY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $33,214.88 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMARTER, JANICE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,214.83 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYZDEK, SUZANNE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $33,214.72 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, KATHARINE J Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $33,214.71 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $33,214.66 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLEN, JOHN E Employer name Broome County Amount $33,214.52 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPGOOD, RICHARD H Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,214.42 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, BECKY S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $33,214.18 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMNICH, LYNN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,214.16 Date 12/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $33,213.87 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, RACHEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,213.48 Date 12/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMINSKI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $33,213.25 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ANDREA L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $33,213.24 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ANGELA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,213.07 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGG, BRIAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $33,212.70 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LISA J Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $33,212.67 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LYDIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,212.34 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPACZ, STANISLAW Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,212.08 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, DARLENE J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,212.00 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, DONALD R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $33,211.55 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIUTO, DAWN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,211.34 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, SCOTT R Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $33,211.26 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, CARRIE E Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $33,211.23 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKLEY-TAYLOR, LA TONIA L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $33,210.81 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENZATO, SHEILA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,210.64 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, STEPHEN C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,210.46 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, AMY K Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $33,210.17 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPS, NORMAN P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $33,210.07 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMALZLE, CYNTHIA S Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $33,210.00 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARIA E Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $33,209.01 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMHAGEN, SHERRY Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $33,208.80 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KASSANDRA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $33,208.79 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KYLE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,208.70 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAZIO, NICOLE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $33,208.65 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KERI A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,208.61 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KAITLYN E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,208.50 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWOKE, IFEANYI C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $33,208.28 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, HYLA C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $33,208.12 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, CHEYNNE M Employer name St Lawrence Co Soil,Wtr Dist Amount $33,207.39 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAORO, ANDREA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,207.37 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JENNIFER S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $33,206.95 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTH, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $33,206.80 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, MARIE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $33,206.60 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, KATHRYN M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $33,206.57 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, LAUREN L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $33,206.54 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, TAMMY R Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $33,205.99 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISKUP, AMBER J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,205.95 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, LUIS Employer name City of Utica Amount $33,205.28 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD F Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $33,204.95 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JEANNIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,204.79 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, HANNAH L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,204.64 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, NIKITA D Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $33,204.50 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, MARIE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,204.48 Date 02/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, AMY D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $33,204.47 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADIOGLU, IREM D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,203.96 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHRENDORF, DAVID Employer name City of Oswego Amount $33,203.71 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICHHART, PAUL G Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $33,203.63 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHWALD, WENDY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,203.20 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDIER, DEANNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $33,203.06 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITE, PETER M Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,203.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARSE, ANTHONY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,203.00 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDAI, JAMES M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,202.77 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, DANIELLE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $33,202.38 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMMARO, ALICIA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,202.21 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, DAVID T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $33,201.48 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISPOLI, LENORA G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $33,201.30 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDENDORF, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $33,201.22 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIERMANN, SUSAN M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $33,200.89 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIETTO, DAVID J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $33,200.54 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $33,200.39 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, PATRICK F Employer name Wayne County Amount $33,200.11 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SARAH A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $33,200.02 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KAREN M Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $33,199.89 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKETT, DEWRAIL Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,199.86 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECK, ALISTAIR Employer name Ulster County Amount $33,199.73 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SYLVIA J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $33,199.38 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $33,199.32 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, DEBORAH R Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $33,199.32 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, CHRISTY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $33,199.04 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, EILEEN Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,198.97 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NOEL L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $33,198.28 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENDER, LINDA J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $33,198.27 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $33,198.04 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, PRINCELLA W Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $33,197.97 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DIANA Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $33,197.90 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLUK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,197.74 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, BARBARA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $33,197.52 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System