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 WALSH, JOSEPH D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $32,618.52 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, BARBARA G Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $32,617.74 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, JOHN T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,617.65 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINO, SHARON L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $32,617.32 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBORN, SHARIF Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,617.27 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZINET, TAMMY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,617.13 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MARIA F Employer name Seneca County Amount $32,616.57 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, SUSAN D Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $32,615.39 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRER, JOSHUA L Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $32,615.25 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LORRY J Employer name Town of Highland Amount $32,615.19 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,615.18 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, BARBARA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $32,615.12 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABER, EVELYN T Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $32,614.89 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, AMBER M Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $32,614.72 Date 06/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERI, KAREN Employer name Erie County Amount $32,614.40 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVEROMO, PAULA H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $32,614.31 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVETZ, PAUL J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,613.80 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, JOSEPH P Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $32,613.63 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STASIO, JESSE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,613.62 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, KENDRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $32,613.53 Date 12/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMMEL, BARBARA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,613.20 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-WILSON, ANDREA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $32,613.12 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DAWN M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $32,613.11 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE V Employer name Panama CSD Amount $32,612.84 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVATORE, LARRY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,612.06 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, AMANDA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,611.66 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, BRIANNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,611.65 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRITTNEY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,611.56 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, KRISTINA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,611.42 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, JULIE I Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $32,610.98 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, SARAH C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $32,610.47 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ELAINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,610.19 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHELLEY R Employer name Genesee County Amount $32,609.86 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ERIC J Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,609.70 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, DOREEN A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $32,609.63 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGELMAN, JESSICA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,609.07 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, JANET L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $32,609.07 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPPIN, PATRICK S Employer name Camden CSD Amount $32,609.02 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, VICTORIA E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $32,608.80 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, ANNAMARIA T Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $32,608.73 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, TARADEN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,608.52 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, JANICE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,608.03 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, PETER A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $32,607.83 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, LINDSAY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,607.71 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID G Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $32,607.62 Date 10/06/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LAURA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,607.28 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, KRISTY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,607.21 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURIN, NANCY A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $32,606.98 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, LUIS A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $32,606.89 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, TERESA Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $32,606.66 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PATRICK S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,606.51 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, PIERINA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $32,606.25 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OCAMPO, FERDINANDO F Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,606.21 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, WARD T Employer name Greene County Amount $32,606.06 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, KENNETH E Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $32,605.73 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BRANDY L Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $32,605.55 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $32,605.54 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $32,605.31 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HALL, KIM S Employer name Marion CSD Amount $32,604.79 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASS, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $32,604.37 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, VIRGINIA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $32,604.16 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, BEENA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,603.22 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, ROBIN C Employer name Cortland County Amount $32,603.10 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ERIC M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $32,602.60 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, VINCENT L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $32,602.60 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUNITZ, CAROL E Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $32,602.60 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GARRETT C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $32,602.52 Date 07/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, BRIDGETTE A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $32,602.36 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JAMES L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $32,602.21 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, ANDREA Employer name Montgomery County Amount $32,602.16 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, ASHLEY ROSE Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $32,602.16 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYKOWSKI, DAVIN R Employer name Albany County Amount $32,601.80 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, GINA Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $32,601.50 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CHERIE D Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,601.27 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ANTHONY J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $32,601.24 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, DINO Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $32,601.24 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARHART, CELESTE Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,601.06 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CINDY S Employer name Lewis County Amount $32,601.06 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JESUS A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $32,600.96 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,600.82 Date 08/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JULIE A Employer name Village of Cleveland Amount $32,600.31 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISKI, JANICE B Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $32,600.11 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, PATRICIA Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $32,599.62 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NEDRA T Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,599.28 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,599.19 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPPENHAUER, DALE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $32,598.99 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON-DWYER, DAMIEN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $32,598.78 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, STEVEN F Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $32,598.63 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUSAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,598.55 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JENNIFER L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $32,598.51 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPOSKI, SUZANNE M Employer name Van Hornesville-O D Young CSD Amount $32,597.45 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, RITA M Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $32,597.43 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKLUND, KATHLEEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $32,597.25 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, YVONNE A Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $32,597.23 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CERVA, GIUSEPPE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $32,597.22 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, SHIRLEY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $32,596.70 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, LENKA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $32,596.66 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPPELT, WAYNE R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $32,596.65 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PHILLIP R Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $32,596.63 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, SUSAN T Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $32,596.40 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System