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 MEIN, MELISSA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,026.14 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINA, IVY R Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,026.11 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDMAN, WENDY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,026.09 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-ROWE, GLORIA Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,026.05 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSEUS, RICHARD W Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,025.98 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $48,025.93 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFIELD, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,025.93 Date 06/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, YVETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,025.93 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARL Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,025.89 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNCIL, VINCENT M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $48,025.86 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORASCO, NICOLE M Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $48,025.61 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAO, BRIAN G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,025.20 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Caroline Amount $48,025.16 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, DARYL L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $48,025.05 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, BRIAN G Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,025.04 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $48,024.88 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,024.61 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMMIS, SANDRA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,024.29 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, BRYAN O Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,023.99 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTRE, DANIEL C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,023.67 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGA, MATTHEW J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,023.42 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAUNTE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,023.20 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, MICHAEL R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $48,023.17 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVENS, EDWARD W Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,022.95 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, JANET L Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $48,022.89 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC, CHANTEL L Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,022.64 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, WILLIAM L Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $48,022.59 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, ANTHONY C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $48,022.56 Date 09/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, DIKRA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,022.40 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA-BAEZ, GISELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,022.06 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THOMAS J Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,021.79 Date 06/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTOIA, MARIA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,021.61 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SALLY A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $48,021.35 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, MARGO I Employer name North Country Library System Amount $48,021.07 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $48,020.86 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRESI, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,020.85 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DIANE H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,020.67 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,020.63 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, ARTHUR H Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,020.47 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ANDREW M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,020.47 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GALDER, NANCY H Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,020.45 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTH, THERESE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,020.38 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, ISAIAH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,020.34 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, REGINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,020.18 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIER, WENDY S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $48,019.92 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUPER, URSULA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,019.65 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAKES, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Truxton Amount $48,019.26 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, LAWRENCE M Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $48,019.05 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, HECTOR L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,018.93 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEY, JULIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,018.93 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZZIUAGAN, PAULINO B, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,018.84 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTER, JANET Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,018.69 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOZZO, MEAGEN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,018.62 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINA, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,018.14 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE-KRIST, CINDA L Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,018.06 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,018.01 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, MATTHEW G Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $48,017.88 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZWIESER, ERIC M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,017.77 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,017.77 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DIANNA C Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $48,017.40 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCCI, NICOLA ANTHONY Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $48,017.28 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, RHONDA G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,017.27 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JEFFERY W Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,017.18 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, RACHEL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,017.12 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVERS, SHARON A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,016.94 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,016.56 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, PAULA J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,016.37 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, JULIE N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $48,016.35 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, ROSEMARY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,016.33 Date 07/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUND, JAMES J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,016.09 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREI, ARLENE G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,016.06 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, THOMAS D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $48,015.72 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ERIN A Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $48,015.12 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDL, ERIK M Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $48,015.09 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-SEGURA, PEDRO E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $48,015.09 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, MICHELLE E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,014.99 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, CARLO, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,014.89 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINKO, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,014.55 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERRE, FENELON GINETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,014.48 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, ROBERT S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,014.28 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, GERALD D Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,014.27 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, KATHLEEN T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $48,014.15 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMINIO, MARTHA M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $48,014.15 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, MARY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,014.13 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-COLVIN, EILEEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,014.05 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TYRONE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,014.00 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBY, MAGHNOS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,013.72 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISIDIS, ANASTASIA Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $48,013.64 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, ARLEEN J Employer name Merrick Library Amount $48,013.47 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,013.31 Date 04/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDKA, LIDIYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,012.89 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODEL, JESSICA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,012.61 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEWAY, DOROTHIA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,012.55 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ROBIN M Employer name Department of State Amount $48,012.54 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, TONYA H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,012.52 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, KIM D Employer name Broome County Amount $48,012.46 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, DEAN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,012.42 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, KYLE D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $48,012.38 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, EDWARD G, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,012.23 Date 11/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, STEPHEN P Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $48,012.23 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System