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 LION, NICOLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,360.02 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TINA R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $47,359.95 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LYNN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,359.92 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITTER, KRISTI R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,359.63 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, DEBRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,359.28 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIN, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,359.28 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,359.27 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, WHITNEY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,359.24 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, SONYA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,358.60 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, RENEE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,358.49 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAERKL, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $47,358.47 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMSEN, TERRI D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $47,358.46 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, EMILY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,357.72 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, BRANDON C Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,357.71 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NATHANIEL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,357.44 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Erie County Amount $47,356.84 Date 05/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMILLER, DONALD JON Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $47,356.82 Date 04/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CEDRIC D Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $47,356.70 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARYORY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,356.53 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Broome County Amount $47,356.49 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JULIA E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $47,356.42 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLOP, KATHERINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,355.96 Date 01/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, KRISTA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $47,355.91 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SHEENU Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,355.09 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELLAR, CODY J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,355.04 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, JOHN A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $47,355.02 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TERESA W Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $47,354.73 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYBECK, THOMAS M Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,354.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BARRY L Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $47,354.30 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, LISA K Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,354.03 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTIE, ROYCE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,354.00 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAYLE, RODNEY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,353.67 Date 05/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDBERG, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $47,353.28 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, JASON P Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $47,353.25 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, MICHAEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,352.64 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARIA Y Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $47,352.55 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, SUSAN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,352.23 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULER, LAURA R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,351.55 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, THOMAS F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,351.27 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADON, KATHERINE A Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $47,351.10 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MELISSA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,350.96 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, WENDY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,350.75 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMICA, JAMIE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,350.50 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, MELISSA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,350.35 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCAS, DAVID N Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $47,350.34 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLAND, MONIQUE N Employer name Village of Massena Amount $47,350.31 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINZIE, TRACY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,350.27 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $47,350.04 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCICAULT, JEAN HUGUES Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $47,349.99 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, ROSS J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $47,349.86 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CARLY M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $47,349.74 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEN, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $47,349.68 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGNON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $47,349.67 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, SHARON A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $47,349.37 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMATEER, GREGORY A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $47,348.98 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MEAGAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $47,348.90 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CATHY A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,348.79 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, JAMES A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,348.59 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEBVRE, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,348.51 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, LESLIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $47,348.37 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, RUSSELL W Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $47,348.25 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBIN L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,348.23 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MARCUS A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,348.09 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, MARIVI Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $47,347.35 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SUSAN E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,347.34 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKERT, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $47,347.30 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, CHERYL L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,347.20 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESOLO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $47,347.17 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KATIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,347.03 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAVARONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,346.79 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM-RUNION, MARLENE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,346.71 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $47,346.66 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETTI, SHARON L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $47,346.49 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, MAUREEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,346.43 Date 06/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, GEORGE T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,346.36 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONY, CORY L Employer name Town of West Sparta Amount $47,346.14 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, STEVEN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,346.12 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, GREGG E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $47,345.86 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRALL, JOSEPH A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $47,345.68 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, RONISHA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,345.68 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, AWILDA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,345.50 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSINGA, STEVEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,345.48 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFTIC, PATRICK M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,345.45 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTELLARO, AMANDA Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,345.28 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Mechanicstown Fire District Amount $47,345.18 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ANN G Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $47,345.17 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CATHERINE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $47,344.69 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, RAYMOND V Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,344.68 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, BARBARA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $47,344.53 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKLJIAN, GREGORY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,344.44 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL-WASHINGTON, ANIKA S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $47,344.44 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, CORA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $47,344.08 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LAURIE A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $47,343.99 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIVA, DEBORAH A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $47,343.89 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHD, NANCY L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $47,343.82 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, JASON E Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $47,343.79 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECKER, JEANNE M Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $47,343.66 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WILFREDO Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $47,343.43 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, IRENE J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $47,343.35 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, SHURELLE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,343.32 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System