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 CAIN, JULIA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $32,761.76 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSEL, GREGORYA Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,761.75 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CAROLYN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,761.59 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TAMMIE R Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,761.33 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY-TAFT, JENNIFER M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $32,760.83 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWRY, SHERMAN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,760.65 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPTUROWSKI, CYNTHIA G Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,760.33 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, LAUREN J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $32,760.24 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHAN, MAUREEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,760.21 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, ANTHONY R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,760.12 Date 01/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LINDA L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $32,759.92 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADON, CARLOS Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $32,759.46 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANT, MARTHA Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $32,759.05 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $32,759.04 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, AMANDA M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $32,758.97 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINKA, BARBARA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $32,758.78 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYER, STEVEN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,758.65 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, TERESA L Employer name Village of Medina Amount $32,758.59 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $32,758.16 Date 10/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, MITCHELL S Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,757.96 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARRY M Employer name Warren County Amount $32,756.88 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNER, DOUGLAS H Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $32,756.69 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SONIA R Employer name Broome County Amount $32,756.65 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, FRANK S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $32,756.46 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMROCK, BETH ANN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,756.46 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $32,756.37 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNIOTES, ALYCE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,756.14 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KIMBERLY D Employer name Orange County Amount $32,756.00 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORBERTO, FRANCES Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $32,755.39 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIVE, LAURA E Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,755.36 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,755.15 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JENNIFER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $32,755.14 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, DEBORAH M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $32,755.08 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNABY, BERNADET B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $32,754.64 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, STEVE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $32,754.46 Date 01/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANTLING, CUNG L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $32,754.35 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MEGHAN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $32,753.55 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, MATTHEW J Employer name Essex County Amount $32,753.40 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTOLA, KATHLEEN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $32,753.36 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,753.34 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, EMETERIA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,753.32 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, JORDAN E Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $32,753.05 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JAMES Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $32,753.05 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, KEVFOY L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $32,752.94 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESSA, KIFFANI A Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,752.70 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CRISTINA L Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $32,752.55 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, TRACEY L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $32,752.08 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, ELIZABETH R Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,752.05 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, BONNIE J Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $32,752.05 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, CORINE D Employer name Village of Cuba Amount $32,752.00 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, TIMOTHY R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $32,751.25 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCILUS, MAGALIE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,751.19 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARELUS, JUDITH D Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,751.02 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOBBI, ROBERT V, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $32,750.45 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $32,750.32 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, EMILY V Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,750.09 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZAN, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $32,750.06 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, ALYSSA K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,750.02 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, SHARON G Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $32,749.96 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENK, TASHA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,749.86 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, SHAWN H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,749.73 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, RACHEL C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $32,749.73 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, DONNA J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $32,749.07 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYAS, MARIANNE Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $32,748.95 Date 04/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSE, SUSANN J Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $32,748.53 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZIUS, LESLIE C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $32,748.33 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHAUDT, KELLY L Employer name Washington County Amount $32,748.23 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUGHAL, IMAAN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $32,747.88 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, BRIAN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $32,747.51 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SUSAN M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $32,747.50 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, MARY C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $32,746.64 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGEN, ZACKARY T Employer name Canton CSD Amount $32,746.44 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JESSE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,746.43 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHER, MATTHEW R Employer name Orange County Amount $32,746.41 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ANDREA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,746.39 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRBUS, JENNI L Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,746.09 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,745.84 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, ELVIRA M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $32,745.77 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, CASSONDRA GP Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,745.57 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORAN, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $32,745.46 Date 04/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, LEWIS Employer name Albany County Amount $32,745.46 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOSKI, DONALD J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,745.29 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, BRETT E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $32,745.16 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ELDHO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $32,745.07 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, DAREN R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $32,744.93 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, JENNIFER A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $32,744.92 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, CYNTHIA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,744.49 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHENSTEIN, PIERCE G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $32,744.41 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELDON, ALAN R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $32,744.19 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, ALLISON C Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $32,744.03 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE-BURNS, KELLY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $32,743.92 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DEBRA J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $32,743.79 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDRICK, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $32,743.75 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $32,743.12 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, JAY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,742.81 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, SANDRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $32,742.35 Date 05/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSMAN, TYLER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $32,742.34 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, PAULA N Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $32,742.30 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORI L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $32,742.29 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, JAMES M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $32,742.18 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System