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 MINNER, AMY Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,163.31 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT G, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,163.21 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,163.16 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ASHLEY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,162.41 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KININGER, DENNIS Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $48,162.27 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,162.26 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FRANCIS H Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $48,162.16 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTOS, MATINA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $48,161.94 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITRICH, CARL H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,161.90 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAS, DAWN M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,161.79 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, LAURENE Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $48,161.70 Date 09/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DIANE G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,161.67 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DNISTRIAN, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $48,161.45 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, D ELIZABETH Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,161.36 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, CARLOS A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $48,161.21 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPIN, ANNE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,161.19 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGEL, GABRIEL Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $48,161.19 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,161.16 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, HOLLY N Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $48,161.04 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, ADAM E Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,160.94 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKE, LAURIE D Employer name Orange County Amount $48,160.90 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENON, THOMAS C Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,160.57 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, AMY L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $48,160.56 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFIERO, HUGO J Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $48,160.35 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, BENJAMIN C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $48,160.11 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, DAWN Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,160.11 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, SARAH L Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $48,159.82 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $48,159.74 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKO, KIRK T Employer name City of Hudson Amount $48,159.69 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFIN, CHARLES Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,159.65 Date 09/05/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTTY, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,159.42 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, ANN C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $48,159.33 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, CAMILLA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,159.26 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE K Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,159.18 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $48,159.16 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASZTI, RESA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,159.12 Date 11/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANY, ALEX G Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,159.02 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGNI, NICOLAS B Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $48,158.72 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALDIVAR, RAFAEL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,158.72 Date 08/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, BRUCE A Employer name Howland Public Library Amount $48,158.57 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN B Employer name Town of Edwards Amount $48,157.63 Date 07/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ANDREW C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,157.57 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, TYLER J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $48,157.47 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENEPENT, DARLENE E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $48,157.31 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, LISA A Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,157.29 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, SARAH M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,157.21 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, DEREK E Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $48,156.96 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATT, SUZANNE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,156.81 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXWARE, MARK D Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $48,156.72 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $48,156.50 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, PETER J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,156.43 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMER, BONITA Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $48,156.29 Date 03/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, SHAUN C Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $48,156.15 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUSTIN T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $48,156.11 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRUYNE, DONNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,155.74 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, DESIREE L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $48,155.53 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINYARD, MARILYN Y Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $48,155.45 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, BETTIE N Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $48,155.39 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDE, DEBORAH J Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $48,155.27 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDENBERG, ALEXA D Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $48,155.14 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, DOROTHY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,155.02 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSON, ANNA P Employer name Warren County Amount $48,154.89 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSER, WILLIAM S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,154.82 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITED, JANE E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,153.84 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, DAPHNE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,153.77 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, MALLORY E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,153.74 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEIRA, RITA A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $48,153.42 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGATELLA, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $48,153.37 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LAURA A Employer name Four County Library System Amount $48,153.36 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, RENEE Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $48,153.29 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, TRUDY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,153.26 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, CAMRON F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $48,153.09 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, KENNETH P, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $48,153.08 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRIA, WILSON Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $48,152.98 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TRACY Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $48,152.96 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, MAUREEN A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $48,152.96 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHARLA P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 08/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NADEAN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 04/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSHEIM, NICOLE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZORANA, JOSEPHINE C Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 06/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICK, SUZANNE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLVER, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 01/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBIEL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, CARRIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULL, VALIDEN V Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MICHELE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHELLEY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CINDY I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, DONNA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,152.96 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, CATHERINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 03/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBROWSKI, COLLEEN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, PAMELA F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, MARGARET A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,152.96 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, JAMES E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $48,152.81 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, DE LANA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $48,152.62 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, AMANDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,152.13 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARO, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $48,152.13 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADGER, FRANCES L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,151.84 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System