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 FARDINK, JERRY L Employer name Panama CSD Amount $32,433.65 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELONKA, SHERYL L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $32,433.38 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $32,433.27 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDINELLA, VICTOR L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $32,433.24 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAHL, THOMAS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,433.11 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, NAOMI J Employer name Oneida County Amount $32,433.07 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRER, JUSTIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,432.94 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $32,432.48 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTINARO, ASHLEY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $32,431.91 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KENNETH E Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $32,431.86 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BRIANNA E Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $32,431.80 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $32,431.30 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, ANGELA M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $32,431.02 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNES, JUANITA Employer name Yates County Amount $32,430.94 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, ALFONSO Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $32,430.92 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHASE-DEONARINE, ROSE-MARIE E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $32,430.83 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DOMINICK Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $32,430.70 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHARLES V, JR Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $32,430.56 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSCHEIN, NORINE E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $32,430.41 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, SCOTT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,430.29 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, SONYA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $32,429.87 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBURGIA, MIMI A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $32,429.76 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, SCOTT A Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $32,429.22 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, MARIAH Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,429.17 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, MICHAEL R Employer name Ulster County Amount $32,429.09 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ALEX J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $32,428.21 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-ARROYO, STEPHANIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,428.02 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, MARY ANN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $32,427.50 Date 02/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGES, SHASHE W Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $32,427.40 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $32,427.08 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, SUSAN E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $32,427.00 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP-BROWN, DEBORAH D Employer name Addison CSD Amount $32,426.91 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORO, PAULA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $32,426.66 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRENDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $32,426.62 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND, KELLY A Employer name Broome County Amount $32,426.30 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, LAURA L Employer name Broome County Amount $32,426.30 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIO, FRANK R Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $32,426.22 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODWAY, NATHANIEL Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $32,426.19 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, CYNTHIA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $32,426.13 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, BETSY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,425.83 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAMES B Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $32,425.52 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RAYMOND H Employer name Medina CSD Amount $32,425.39 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, VERA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,425.38 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADDLEMIRE, SANDRA Employer name Tioga County Amount $32,425.38 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, RACHEL Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,425.29 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, STACEY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $32,424.73 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIASIO, ELAINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $32,424.64 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, OWEN H Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $32,424.44 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,424.28 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RACHEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $32,424.28 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, CATHY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,423.92 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, STEVEN C Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $32,423.58 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, SHERRI B Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $32,423.54 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GEORGE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $32,423.21 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMUSO, BETHANY Employer name Wayne County Amount $32,423.16 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, LISA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,423.01 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEN, DEBORAH J Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $32,422.85 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOURIS, MARGIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,422.79 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, BERTINA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,422.56 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, KERRIN E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $32,422.32 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELALCAZAR, AIDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,422.30 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEAL, TILWANDA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $32,422.25 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JOHN G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $32,422.06 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENER, DONALD J Employer name Town of Groton Amount $32,421.88 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, KARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,421.84 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JOHN E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $32,421.70 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, AMY J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $32,421.68 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, KEVIN J Employer name Albany County Amount $32,421.24 Date 08/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABEGOVIC, MIRZET Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $32,421.13 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PATRICIA J Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $32,420.88 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, AMANDA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $32,420.62 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, DAWN G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $32,420.60 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NICOLE R Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $32,420.50 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $32,420.33 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NATHAN A Employer name City of Beacon Amount $32,420.25 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JOAN M Employer name Town of Gouverneur Amount $32,420.00 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERMILLER, ERICA L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $32,419.92 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAN, ANTONIO Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $32,419.81 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CYNTHIA Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $32,419.39 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JESSICA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,419.14 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARGARET E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,418.96 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAITIS, TARA L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $32,418.78 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, KEVIN C Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $32,418.60 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, CHASE T Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $32,418.32 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CHARLES A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $32,418.25 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, TRACY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,418.24 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARIF, MARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,418.17 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, SHANE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $32,417.83 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JEANNE M Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $32,417.65 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGHT, CAROL A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $32,417.59 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SHANE M Employer name Washington County Amount $32,417.58 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAES, MALINDA L Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $32,417.57 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KENDRICK S Employer name Washington County Amount $32,417.55 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTOMSKE, JOHN H Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $32,417.43 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, PATRICK G Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $32,417.28 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, KAREN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $32,416.97 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARGAN, MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $32,416.89 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LOUISE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $32,416.65 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSATIS, THERESA J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $32,416.53 Date 07/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND, DENNIS K Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $32,415.83 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System