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 BOGART, STEVEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,371.69 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $47,371.53 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, WOODROW Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,371.45 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, KAITLYN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,371.33 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTY, SHIRLEY A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $47,371.20 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, KYLE M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,371.08 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, MARIE E Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $47,370.90 Date 02/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, WITOLD A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,370.78 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTCHINSKY, CRAIG A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,370.78 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JOHN F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $47,370.78 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALISTER, SHAWN P Employer name City of Batavia Amount $47,370.60 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, WILLIAM F Employer name Albany County Amount $47,370.54 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FACE, FRANK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $47,370.19 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHRMAN, HEATHER R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,370.17 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DANIEL T Employer name City of Troy Amount $47,370.14 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWSON, SUE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,369.70 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, JENNINE DUNN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,369.66 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, IVELISSE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,369.62 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $47,369.25 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KIM M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,369.21 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, EARL A Employer name Oyster Bay Housing Authority Amount $47,369.20 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDNUT, JAMES M Employer name Orleans County Amount $47,369.00 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMEZI, SUNDAY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $47,368.93 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, ROBERT F Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $47,368.90 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MAUREEN Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,368.72 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCIO, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,368.64 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNET, CHANTALE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,368.63 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKAY, JOHN B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,368.62 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MERLA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,368.61 Date 03/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JENNIFER A Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $47,368.50 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, LORRAINE Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $47,368.28 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENERCHIA, CHRISANN E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $47,368.22 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTFORT, DAVID C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,367.46 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, JAMES M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,367.46 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRO, AMANDA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $47,367.22 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, TROY W Employer name Town of Champion Amount $47,367.21 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,367.18 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JEFFERY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,367.16 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORFIRIO, JOSHUA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,367.10 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, CYNTHIA B Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $47,367.09 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKIN, DEANNA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,367.08 Date 08/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUZANNE R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,366.75 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $47,366.75 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHINIAN, GINA M Employer name Education Department Amount $47,366.74 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, STUART S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,366.71 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, CAROLEE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,366.55 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LATEEFIAH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,366.38 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWA, RACHEL Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,366.37 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, GARY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $47,366.17 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALONE, RONALD L, III Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $47,366.13 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS WILKINS, RENEE E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,366.06 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORINO, ANGELINE Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $47,365.91 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHLIT, PAUL W Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $47,365.88 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, KERRI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,365.69 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, STACY R Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $47,365.62 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAYS, MICHAEL T Employer name Washington County Amount $47,365.41 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, SARAH L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $47,365.40 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DENISE E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $47,365.27 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MELISSA A Employer name Warren County Amount $47,365.27 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $47,365.03 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARBURGH, BENJAMIN L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,364.74 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULER, GENE P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $47,364.72 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOAN I Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,364.62 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUISSEY, LLOYD J, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,364.44 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTHERGILL, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $47,364.41 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, VILMA D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $47,363.91 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FREDERICK E Employer name Erie County Amount $47,363.85 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABELLO, JUSTO G Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $47,363.85 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVALA, LILIANA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,363.75 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, HARIX D Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $47,363.65 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LARRY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,363.56 Date 01/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBELSPERGER, SARAH B Employer name Lewis County Amount $47,363.25 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JONATHAN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $47,363.24 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERTIN, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,363.21 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILS, KATE A Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $47,363.12 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KENT C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $47,363.05 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLACH, ROSALIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,362.92 Date 01/06/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES-PATTEN, DAWN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,362.71 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOHEIR, MAIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,362.63 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKELY, SUSAN C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $47,362.61 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, CRAIG M Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $47,362.23 Date 08/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLACK, DANIELLE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,362.07 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, RANDALL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $47,362.07 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, JOHN C Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $47,362.05 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINES, KARIN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,362.02 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JOYCE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,362.01 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, MARYANN F Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $47,361.98 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, DAWN M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $47,361.92 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, ERMA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,361.70 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, KATHLEEN C Employer name Erie County Amount $47,361.40 Date 10/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, WILLIAM C Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $47,361.28 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENON, BRITTANY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,361.27 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JANET L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $47,361.26 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRANDT L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,361.23 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, KRISTINA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,360.93 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLEY, EMILY S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $47,360.62 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDIVIA, DIANNE C Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,360.60 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBACK, TANGIRE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,360.32 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MARY K Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,360.16 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAZAN, GESSY Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $47,360.14 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System