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 LAMBERT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Chemung County Amount $32,391.01 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODGURSKI, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Massena Amount $32,390.80 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SEAN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $32,390.42 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSEPH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,390.32 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ANTHONY M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $32,389.86 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Erie County Amount $32,389.76 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Village of Dundee Amount $32,389.73 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKHRAM, NAROMATTIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,389.46 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ANGELO, DAWN M Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $32,389.40 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, MARY C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $32,388.82 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RANDOLPH C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $32,388.46 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, HEATHER M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,388.35 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $32,387.97 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, DOROTHY A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $32,387.81 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARILYN S Employer name Camden CSD Amount $32,387.25 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CODI S Employer name Broome County Amount $32,386.93 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, NICOLE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $32,386.90 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWN, JOHANNA E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $32,386.50 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESTER, EVELYN M Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $32,386.27 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $32,385.98 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JOSEPH T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $32,385.95 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $32,385.90 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, KELLY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,385.64 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MARGARET S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $32,385.62 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOLI, JOYCE I Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $32,385.02 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALKO, DAWN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $32,384.93 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, THOMAS L Employer name Warren County Amount $32,384.78 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBY, PATRICIA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $32,384.72 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, SYLBERN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $32,384.09 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, KAREN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $32,384.03 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, JOANNE M Employer name Warren County Amount $32,383.98 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZICONE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,383.55 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, MICHAEL F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $32,383.38 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, ROBERT C Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,383.20 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, STEPHEN R Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $32,382.92 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, KIMBERLY J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $32,382.81 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALSBE, TARA M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $32,382.61 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, LUCILLE M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $32,381.56 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MICHELLE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $32,381.54 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSON, NANCY R Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $32,381.51 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, SUSAN J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $32,381.44 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTINA, JULIA G Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $32,381.15 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRING, ERIC M Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $32,380.61 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARIGHT, VICKIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $32,380.55 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LYNN M Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $32,380.41 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKING, ABIGAIL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $32,380.37 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, LAUREEN E Employer name Broome County Amount $32,380.19 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KARRI A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $32,379.87 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, ANITA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $32,379.69 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, MIOZOTE C Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $32,379.47 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGONE, MARCO Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,379.35 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAS, ELDA Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $32,379.17 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, JEANETTE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $32,379.03 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARINSKY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $32,378.84 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, HOPE I Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $32,378.80 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MARY C Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,378.69 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, KAREN P Employer name Goshen Public Library Amount $32,378.30 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANDLER, SAMARA A Employer name Orange County Amount $32,378.09 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ALEXIS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,377.88 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $32,377.84 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, EDWIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,377.75 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEWELL A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $32,377.58 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ADAM M Employer name Town of Westport Amount $32,377.20 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, CODY A Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,377.05 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, RASHAD S Employer name City of Troy Amount $32,377.05 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, SUSAN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $32,376.78 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, PATRICA L Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $32,376.76 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, RAPHEAL Employer name Erie County Amount $32,376.70 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALMUTO, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $32,376.07 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHNA, TAMMY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $32,376.02 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KETTIA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $32,375.52 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, JENNIFER J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $32,375.45 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINES, THOMAS E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $32,375.28 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSON, MONA LISSA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $32,375.04 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNO, ANTHONY JR Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $32,374.79 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PENNY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $32,374.74 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $32,374.70 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOTIBE, TEMITOPE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,374.65 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETILLO, DIANE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $32,374.37 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSTON, ROSEMARY A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $32,374.34 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $32,373.51 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, LUCAS Employer name Greene County Amount $32,373.08 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, LAWRENCE P Employer name Massena CSD Amount $32,373.00 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCURITO, CHARLES S Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $32,372.75 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TROY L Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $32,372.74 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BETTY I Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $32,372.52 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, VICTORIA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $32,372.46 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $32,372.33 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANILOV, SERGEY Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $32,371.94 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $32,371.90 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, KEISHA C Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $32,371.82 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, LISA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $32,371.55 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUBY, JOLEEN Employer name Erie County Amount $32,371.47 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, ARTHUR D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $32,371.35 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDEN, LINDSEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $32,371.30 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAURA L Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $32,371.16 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTARAM, ANNETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $32,371.13 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIOCCO, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $32,371.00 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $32,370.87 Date 01/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENMAYOR, JOEL E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $32,370.61 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System