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 PATINKA, STEVEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,974.65 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, TRACY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,974.50 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNSEY, JADE J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $36,974.24 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATT, DANNY L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $36,974.22 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, DAVID M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $36,974.17 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOO, DARLENE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,973.84 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,973.78 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, GLENNA J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $36,973.75 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JACQUELINE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,973.70 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGARS, JEDIDIAH T Employer name Bath CSD Amount $36,973.30 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, KIMBERLY S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $36,973.28 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTA, SARA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,973.27 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, RANDOLPH H Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,973.16 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALENTYEV, LYUDMILA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,973.01 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEREMIAH A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $36,972.99 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLER, PATRICIA A Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $36,972.88 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TEEYA M Employer name Warren County Amount $36,972.56 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRCHIA, FRANK J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,972.53 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINI, SALLY C Employer name Broome County Amount $36,972.12 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JOSEPH C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,972.05 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAD, KELLY J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $36,971.87 Date 05/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOP, JACQUELINE T Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,971.52 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHLEY, SARA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,971.47 Date 06/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CROHAN, DANIEL J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $36,971.43 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRGURIC-SMITH, LARYSSA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,971.23 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERTY, NANCY Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $36,971.23 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JENNIFER K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,971.21 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, ANESSA D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,971.17 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTOWN, TAMMY J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,971.17 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACEK, TERESA L Employer name Town of Owego Amount $36,971.07 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, CYNTHIA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $36,971.02 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETH, ALYSSA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,970.63 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLEY, DANIELLE M Employer name Town of Corning Amount $36,970.60 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVELLE, LINDA A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $36,970.28 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRAVA, DAVID Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,969.91 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, MARIA J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $36,969.89 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $36,969.80 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEMBA A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $36,969.80 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOHN D, III Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $36,969.59 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTNIGHT-METZLER, PATRICIA A Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $36,969.20 Date 04/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICKSON, MARY C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,969.17 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MAYRA M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $36,969.15 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXSTADER, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $36,969.06 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,968.53 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JEREME R Employer name Town of Dansville Amount $36,968.00 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, YANINA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,967.83 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, CLEODIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,967.79 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, VERONICA C Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $36,967.76 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, OAKFORD Z, JR Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $36,967.58 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JAMIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,967.30 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, NICHOLA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,967.22 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, CAROLYN J Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,967.11 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, JEREMY E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,966.17 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMPSON, JENNIFER Employer name Washington County Amount $36,966.14 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, JULIO D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,965.87 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, THEODORE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,965.82 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, CATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,965.61 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTBERG, RICHARD P Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $36,965.44 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $36,965.20 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLADEL, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,965.13 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,964.87 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, MELITA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,964.42 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, KELLY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,964.26 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, CHERYL M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,964.20 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVES, CASSANDRA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $36,963.98 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, JOSHUA Employer name City of Troy Amount $36,963.92 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLACE, JOSEPH A Employer name Madison County Amount $36,963.28 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $36,963.25 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RANDAL R, JR Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $36,963.04 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLFELZ, CAROLYN E Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $36,963.03 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, PAUL S Employer name Town of Bleecker Amount $36,963.00 Date 06/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, LISA C Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,962.95 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $36,962.89 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETTY J Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $36,962.64 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, HOLLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,962.39 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, LOREEN A Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,962.31 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZMAN, DANIELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,962.19 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, MAX E, JR Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $36,962.13 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,962.00 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLARUSSO, JON A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $36,961.72 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFREY, RYAN G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,961.69 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINN, LISA Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $36,961.53 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $36,960.88 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, ANN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,960.36 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, CHARMAYNE R Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,960.12 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBIS, GINA E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,960.00 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISOWSKI, DAWN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,960.00 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, SHEILA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,960.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,959.99 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ERIN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,959.89 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, ELIZABETH E Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $36,959.66 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINGS, MATTHEW S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,959.66 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KATRINA L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $36,959.56 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MARIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,959.28 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JONATHAN D Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $36,959.22 Date 02/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Greene Amount $36,959.00 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ROSELET Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $36,958.07 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $36,958.00 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, LISA M Employer name Washington County Amount $36,958.00 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABERSKI, THOMAS Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,957.96 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System