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 KRYSA, KAREN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,620.99 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, VANESSA L Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $29,620.80 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, MARK Employer name Erie County Amount $29,620.42 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, TONJA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,620.01 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MALESA T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $29,619.62 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEON, LOIS J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $29,619.22 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, RYAN W Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,618.85 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLES, ANDREW Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,618.77 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KEVIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,618.53 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURR, KATHLEEN L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $29,618.37 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, SILAS, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $29,618.26 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBRICK, KAREN R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $29,618.14 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JAMES D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $29,618.12 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUDEL, DEBORAH M Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $29,618.01 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, DEBRA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $29,617.54 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, DARREN S Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $29,617.25 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLAM, CHERI A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,617.20 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDES, SERENA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $29,617.05 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, JONNIE M Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $29,616.99 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DARIAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,615.97 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, TALIAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,615.79 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, JULIA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $29,615.65 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LACEY N Employer name Albany County Amount $29,615.59 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREANEY, NANCY E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,615.49 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, PETER V Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $29,615.46 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $29,615.39 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDEN, MARIA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $29,615.32 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPPETELLA, JAMES M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,615.06 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, BETTY ANN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,614.81 Date 03/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKMAN, FREDERICK K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $29,614.79 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LOUISE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $29,614.72 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVO, TINA M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $29,613.81 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DUSTIN R Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $29,613.10 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $29,612.73 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TCHERTKOFF, SERGEI Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,611.87 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, JOSHUA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,611.68 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, JUNE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,611.42 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, RALPH J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $29,611.25 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, ELOY, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,611.03 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOUNTAIN, BRITTANY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,610.75 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVLICEK, GREGORY J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $29,610.72 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILARDO, EILEEN M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $29,610.53 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MARY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $29,609.86 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, ANNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,609.80 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEE, CHRISTINA T Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $29,609.69 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, RONALD T Employer name Erie County Amount $29,609.22 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JHI QUITA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,609.21 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPE, JASON W Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $29,608.82 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, ALFRED D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,608.72 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, CHARLOTTE C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,608.32 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESS, GERALDINE F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,608.32 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, JOSEPH M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,607.62 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, CRAIG P Employer name Erie County Amount $29,607.54 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBOROUGH, AYANA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,607.52 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, WEYLIN E Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $29,607.28 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $29,607.04 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANDREA C Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $29,607.04 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKIN, NATALIA M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $29,607.04 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, ELISAVET Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,605.94 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, LAUREN B Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $29,605.79 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICHERT, JENNIFER M Employer name Education Department Amount $29,605.45 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $29,605.19 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, KHRISNOR P Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $29,604.89 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, BRIAN T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $29,604.63 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, CASEY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $29,604.45 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KEVIN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $29,604.05 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,603.89 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, CHARLES M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,603.60 Date 09/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $29,603.47 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, MATTHEW R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,603.20 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SHARON A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $29,603.09 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSO, TAKYI Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,603.02 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, AMANDA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,602.88 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALLETTA, JEANINE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $29,602.78 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOOLY, DENNIS J, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $29,602.69 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, EDWIN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,602.33 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, LAURA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,602.33 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ANTOINETTE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,602.29 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, GERALD A Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $29,602.19 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBOLT, JOHN H Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $29,602.18 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTZ, CAROLYN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,601.80 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROBERT J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $29,601.72 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELE, MARIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,601.67 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CHERYL L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,601.64 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, PENNY E Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $29,601.60 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDGREN-BEAGLE, JEANNA L Employer name Salem CSD Amount $29,601.46 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYAND, MARCIE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,601.04 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKWUAZOM, KOSISOCHUKWU D Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $29,600.90 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, HIRAM Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $29,600.79 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODZIAK, ANNE MARIE Employer name Erie County Amount $29,600.61 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ASHLEY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $29,600.11 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERYCH, CANDACE L Employer name Village of Bath Amount $29,599.96 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENCHACK, JEFFREY J Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $29,599.75 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $29,599.63 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DAVID T Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $29,599.44 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $29,599.23 Date 09/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABELL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $29,599.16 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMISKEY, SALVINA Employer name Erie County Amount $29,598.73 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, KAREN M Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $29,598.68 Date 09/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAPENNA, ANGELICA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,598.44 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System