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 PRUNER, RHUNDA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,761.01 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDARA, JEREMY J Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $47,760.81 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINMAN, LEAH N Employer name Erie County Amount $47,760.29 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, TAMIKA T Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $47,759.95 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSCH, RICHARD J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,759.90 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, TAMMY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,759.86 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHARON V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,759.47 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, RICHARD J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,759.42 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $47,759.35 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KIM Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,759.26 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESKO, NANCY A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,759.08 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERINGTON, WILLIAM, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,759.05 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBLEY, KRISTY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,759.00 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAISE, KATHERINE A Employer name Warren County Amount $47,758.97 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DANIELLE Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $47,758.79 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBELIUS, SUSAN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,758.46 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, KEVIN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,758.46 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, DARRYL M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $47,758.42 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, DARCY E Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $47,758.34 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ROBERT J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $47,758.26 Date 01/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, EILEEN K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $47,758.08 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,757.99 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMORA, RODNEY C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,757.78 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MOLLY A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $47,757.71 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADER, ERICK M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,757.64 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, COLETTE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,757.61 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, ADRIANNE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,757.61 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, FAY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,757.40 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,757.33 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, KARI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $47,757.22 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORYSZAK, ALAN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $47,757.07 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANIS, JOSEPH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,756.90 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, ELLIOTT J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,756.89 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINT, JERRY D Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $47,756.86 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGNIBENE, ANDREW Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,756.02 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, VELMA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,755.64 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOHN L, III Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,755.54 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, THADDEUS I Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $47,755.50 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, COLLEEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,755.24 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SAMANTHA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,755.04 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISSIERA, JUWANNE T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,754.92 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KEVIN P Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $47,754.58 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PRINCE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $47,754.55 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBURGH, APRIL M Employer name Ontario County Amount $47,754.38 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, MARIE D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,754.18 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLI, ERIC S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,754.11 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZEK, MICHAEL R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $47,754.09 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUK, CHERYL S Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $47,753.74 Date 11/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,753.74 Date 09/20/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,753.74 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SANDRA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,753.74 Date 07/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROYLE, DEBORAH HEBERT Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,753.74 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTSEN, MARYELLEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,753.74 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZO, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,753.74 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, MARK A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,753.74 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL, VILMA MAE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,753.74 Date 07/18/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JANET Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,753.74 Date 09/21/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MARK A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $47,753.74 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, JAMES A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,753.74 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, MICHELLE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,753.65 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,753.55 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, STEPHANIE S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,753.53 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MICHAEL C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,753.30 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, WILLIAM C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $47,753.10 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, SHARON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,752.97 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,752.79 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTON, JAMIE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,752.68 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CLARENCE F Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $47,752.45 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LISA D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $47,752.44 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, RICHARD J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,752.07 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTS, CRYSTAL K Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $47,752.02 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $47,751.69 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, MARIAH N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,751.67 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLE, MONICA G Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $47,751.64 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFURI, BARBARA I Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $47,751.40 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBIN D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,751.31 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANINCH, TERRY K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,751.26 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $47,751.18 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DIANE T Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,750.94 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,750.74 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, LEE K Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $47,750.65 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, TODD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,750.45 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KURT A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $47,750.44 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUNER, ADAM T Employer name Essex County Amount $47,750.40 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, RICARDO V Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $47,750.39 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYA, ADAM G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $47,750.16 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENZA, VICTORIA A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $47,749.84 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, KIM M Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $47,749.62 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNON, ANNE Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $47,749.58 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, TONI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,749.54 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, TAMELA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,749.19 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARGARET R Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,749.05 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $47,749.04 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINOTTO, JULIANNA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,748.94 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, PHILIP A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $47,748.59 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVETTE, KATHERINE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,748.58 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,748.56 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASHESKI, VALARIE J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $47,748.51 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURYTA, KARL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,748.43 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SARAH E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,748.40 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System