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 CARAMBIA, ISABEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,693.16 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, JENNIFER A Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $31,692.80 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $31,692.72 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,692.71 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENADETTE, CAROLINE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $31,692.69 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, NATALIE E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,692.60 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFUS, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Weedsport Amount $31,692.39 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JEANETTE S Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $31,691.99 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JENNIFFER M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,691.94 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSLER, JENNIFER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $31,691.67 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CATHERINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,691.64 Date 04/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGUE, LEWIS B Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $31,691.47 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSMITH, PAMELA S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $31,691.19 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOREST, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $31,690.90 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURDY, CAROL L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $31,690.89 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JULIE P Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $31,690.51 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JO-ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $31,690.24 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, CHARLES E Employer name Marion CSD Amount $31,690.24 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JAMES C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,689.69 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, BONNIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,689.50 Date 05/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTIEGNE, MICHELLE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,689.17 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, MELANIE L Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $31,689.11 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARISA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,689.07 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELL, ARCHIBALD, JR Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $31,688.53 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DENISE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,688.51 Date 09/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, YASKARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,688.49 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JOAN R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $31,688.03 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, RYAN J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $31,687.94 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHT, NILDA H Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,687.87 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAZULLE, ADRIAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,687.82 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JACQUELINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,687.66 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, COURTNEY L Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $31,687.00 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ADRIENNE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $31,686.59 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, AMANDA J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $31,685.98 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURIE, LISA D Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $31,685.89 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEPHEN Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $31,685.33 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHARLEEN D Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $31,685.28 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDIC, CAROLYN A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $31,684.73 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELER, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,684.49 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, ANDREW O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,684.49 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHERYL A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $31,684.48 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, FRANK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,683.34 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEA, FRANK J, JR Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,683.13 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDHART, NINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,683.07 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WALKINO N Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,682.20 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILARDI, DIANE T Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $31,682.06 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $31,682.02 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRUK-SLAUSON, HEATHER J Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $31,681.90 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, GINA M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $31,681.80 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $31,681.74 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, GEORGE W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $31,681.43 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, IVAN Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $31,681.40 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, DARSHEIMA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,681.39 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREPPO, MAXWELL M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $31,681.00 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, CONSTANCE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $31,680.65 Date 11/04/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DENISE F Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,680.51 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOITZ, MARY LOU Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $31,680.48 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKIELA, JO ANN Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $31,680.00 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $31,679.83 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Town of Union Amount $31,679.49 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, TIRICE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,678.91 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, DARRYL W Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,678.83 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNESKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Chemung County Amount $31,678.67 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, ALFONSINA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $31,678.54 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, REBECCA Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,678.39 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VETRO, MARIE A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,678.36 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLASKE, KRISTOPHER W Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $31,678.23 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINSKI, JOSHUA J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $31,678.06 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCCI, JOSEPH S Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $31,677.26 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHLER, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,676.91 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STALKER, PENNY S Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $31,676.52 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, SHANNON Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $31,676.37 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, JUDY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,676.27 Date 12/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGEY, VICKY LEE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,676.22 Date 08/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, WESLEY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $31,676.20 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CHRISTINE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $31,675.73 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MARY A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $31,675.46 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, LACY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,675.39 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ROBIN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $31,675.29 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESTON, JACQUELINE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $31,675.12 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACZKOWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,674.87 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DIANE E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $31,674.78 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JOEL NEIL Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $31,674.60 Date 07/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOZO, KODJO MAWULI Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $31,674.24 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $31,674.14 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWITTY, KEITH J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $31,673.51 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANGEN, KAREN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,673.51 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,673.40 Date 06/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SAM M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $31,672.93 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, ROSEMARY L Employer name Greene County Amount $31,672.85 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANSDALE, JODIE A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $31,672.78 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETTERICH, MARY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,672.60 Date 03/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, DAVID C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $31,672.55 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $31,672.40 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CAITLIN E Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,672.11 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, RICHARD F Employer name Delaware County Amount $31,671.78 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, MARIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,671.50 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NANCY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $31,671.28 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLETON, DWAYNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,671.06 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, YOMARIA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,670.73 Date 12/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System