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 BRUCE, MARY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,142.14 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOAK, CURTIS F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,141.96 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFSKY, RANDY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,141.87 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIESE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $47,141.53 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSMAN, REBECCA A Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $47,141.46 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TRAVIS D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $47,141.38 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SONJA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,141.30 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, RYAN J Employer name Town of Minden Amount $47,141.20 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, JOHN H J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $47,140.81 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $47,140.65 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHIDURIAN, LEO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,140.52 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, BARBARA L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $47,140.44 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANELLA, AMY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,140.42 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, STACEY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,140.40 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGER, SCOTT A Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,140.40 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCELLI, BRIAN Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $47,140.00 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ARLENE A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,139.96 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGLING, ALMANDO C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,139.15 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KELLY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,139.02 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, PAULA M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $47,139.00 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZDYGAN, NANCY Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $47,138.59 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM R, III Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $47,138.52 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, RHONDA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $47,138.49 Date 11/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDOLPH, DOREEN M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $47,138.49 Date 04/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, JENNIFER A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $47,138.45 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, LAUREN D Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $47,138.36 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, MICHELE D Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $47,138.17 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, DOUGLAS E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,138.10 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDEN, HEATHER R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,138.01 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTARO, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,137.93 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $47,137.82 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKS, VIVIAN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $47,137.68 Date 09/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONDA, TAMARA G Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $47,137.63 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, CHRISTINA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $47,137.31 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, DAWN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,137.20 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID O Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,136.90 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Albany County Amount $47,136.82 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, DONALD A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,136.80 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, HEATHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $47,136.75 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,136.62 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, TIMOTHY H Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $47,136.15 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZIOL, KATHY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,136.04 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, ROBERT C Employer name Broome County Amount $47,135.80 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, WENDY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,135.72 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIS, KYLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,135.64 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $47,135.49 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CARMEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,135.38 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONETTI, ANGELA H Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,134.78 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATEWOOD, SHONYA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,134.78 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN ANN, MARGARET G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $47,134.62 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, DONNA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $47,134.51 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, STEPHANIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,134.36 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, INGRID M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,134.26 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, NICOLE S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,134.23 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKEL, JUDI L Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $47,134.12 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,133.80 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHERYL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,133.66 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $47,133.58 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, STEPHANIE G Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $47,133.53 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, RENEE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,133.17 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GARIE, JUDITH L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $47,133.12 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KAREN W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,133.08 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKER, MARK D Employer name Broome County Amount $47,132.96 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, HENRY H, III Employer name Albany County Amount $47,132.72 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUCCI, MICHELLE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,132.64 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, YUDITH Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $47,132.56 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, KENNETH A Employer name Tioga County Amount $47,132.55 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, PATRICK A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $47,131.90 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANBACK, TIERRA C Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $47,131.76 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, RICHARD M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,131.69 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JACQUES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,131.42 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,131.17 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,131.15 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MICHAEL E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,131.08 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTNECH, JANET M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $47,130.82 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAN, DONALD H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,130.82 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACH, KAREN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,130.82 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGE, BERNICE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,130.63 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, SUZANNE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,130.16 Date 10/26/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orange County Amount $47,129.98 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL-WAITE, MARY JO A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,129.68 Date 03/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOREK, PETER A Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $47,129.55 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ASHLEY N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,129.53 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ANTONIA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,129.03 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, TAMMY L Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $47,128.85 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLWINKLE, KRISTIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,128.66 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JEAN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $47,128.66 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIT, SHARON E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $47,128.57 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, JOHN Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $47,128.42 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLFE, WALTER H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,128.40 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERIN, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $47,128.36 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, COLIN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,128.35 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLENDER, GEORGINE M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $47,127.78 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EDWARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $47,127.44 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, BENJAMIN R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,127.40 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MARGARET M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,127.23 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULY, KIM E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,127.08 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,126.66 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAVID M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $47,126.65 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOELE, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $47,126.43 Date 03/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System