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 BOROWSKI, LAURA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,232.89 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMEHL, WENDY J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $47,232.85 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIGLIA, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,232.82 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASCO, APRIL A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $47,232.76 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GORDON A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,232.51 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, JOANNA F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,232.24 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, MICHAEL J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $47,232.14 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTLAND, JOHN J Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $47,232.05 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, NANCY M Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $47,232.02 Date 04/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNAS, TAMARA R Employer name Erie County Amount $47,231.98 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CHERYL M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,231.98 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, HERME LINDO G Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $47,231.97 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BRENDA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,231.93 Date 11/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TANEISHA L M Employer name Orange County Amount $47,231.67 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, HAROLD G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,231.57 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, TERRY C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $47,231.54 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JUNE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,231.44 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, FRANCINE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,231.37 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JAMES E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $47,231.28 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, RACHAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,230.95 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHIARA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $47,230.94 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HATTEN, THOMAS Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $47,230.92 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENACK, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $47,230.76 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ARTHUR L Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $47,230.62 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ANNA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,230.57 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, MELISSA A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $47,229.93 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, JULIE B Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $47,229.80 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARINA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $47,229.68 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, CLAYTON C Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $47,229.17 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, JOHN T Employer name Town of Delhi Amount $47,228.82 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JAMES V Employer name Greece CSD Amount $47,228.81 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIERSEN, BRETT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,228.66 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGLIANO, PATRICIA E Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $47,228.50 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHDER, RICHARD A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,228.28 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHLBECK, MATHEW Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,228.05 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, RENEE M Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $47,227.95 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMSTETTER, KATHY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,227.79 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURENNE, MARGARETTE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,227.71 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, DOROTHY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $47,226.86 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWINSKI, PETER A Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $47,226.81 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, ERIN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,226.69 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, MATHEW P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,226.67 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, CHARLES J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $47,226.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $47,226.40 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRIMAN, CHERILYN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,226.37 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, JEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.34 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, NANCY C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $47,226.31 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHART, BERNARD J Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,226.30 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARRA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,226.29 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, MARILINA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.28 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIST, DEBORAH A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $47,226.28 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATRAW, AMBER Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.27 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, ROLAND C, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.27 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, DIANE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.25 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LORI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.23 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, STEVEN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.23 Date 02/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, STEPHEN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.22 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDGE, JANET E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.22 Date 01/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANZA, CAMILLE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.21 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, DOREEN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.21 Date 01/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRICK, DEBORAH M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.21 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PATRICIA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, VALERIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARM, KAREN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, ROBIN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, VIKTOR S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, BARBARA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 09/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, SANDY C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, DENNIS H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.20 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, KIMBERLY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANIAK, ROBERT W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENELL, MARIESA P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BEVERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGA, ERIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWLIN-MAMOUAKA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 08/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARBOROUGH, PAULA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.19 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, SHERYL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.18 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTRY, GINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.17 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, SHIRLEY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.16 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, CARMEN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.15 Date 06/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DEBORAH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.15 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZLAMCZYNSKI, DIANE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.15 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, BRIANA M Employer name Orange County Amount $47,226.14 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, CHRISTINA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.12 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABINO, PATRICIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.11 Date 01/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMAN, CARLEEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.10 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, JOHN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.10 Date 07/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSTEIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,226.08 Date 11/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, PERRY F Employer name Massena CSD Amount $47,226.04 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANO, GREGG, JR Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $47,225.85 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, MATTHEW C Employer name Albany County Amount $47,225.62 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTERO-HOWARD, MARIA Employer name Erie County Amount $47,225.55 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGIN, DAWN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $47,225.43 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, MARIA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,225.23 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULKAN, ANDREW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,225.03 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODA, JOHN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,224.96 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, DANIEL C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,224.82 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RANDY C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,224.80 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System