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 MC EVOY, ANDREA L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $46,678.21 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON-ANDERSON, HANJO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,678.20 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR-BRYCE, PATRICIA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,678.18 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARICK, PAUL W Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,677.66 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISCOCK, STEPHEN F Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $46,677.45 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARTH, ANDREA M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,677.22 Date 04/22/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, ELIZABETH A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,677.06 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODI, JEAN-JACQUES Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,677.01 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINIS, DEBORAH A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $46,676.85 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORK, MELISSA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,676.73 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, JACQUELYN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $46,676.37 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, MARTIN N Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,676.08 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CATHERINE Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $46,675.92 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $46,675.86 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDERBROOM, MICHAEL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,675.75 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLI, SANTINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,675.64 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DEBBIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,675.51 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, STEVEN N Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $46,675.22 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISCALCHI, CHAD J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $46,675.06 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, SHIRLEY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,674.99 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,674.98 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JULIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,674.96 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGA, JOSEPH J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,674.78 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAS, EDWINA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $46,674.68 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, HAL B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,674.38 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAVID Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,674.20 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREAULT, ALVIN M Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $46,674.13 Date 11/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSTON, DARLENE R Employer name Broome County Amount $46,674.07 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, EMILY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,674.02 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ACKER, ALLAN C Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $46,673.88 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $46,673.80 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMUSO, MADELINE M Employer name City of Rome Amount $46,673.78 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, CHRISTINA K Employer name Allegany County Amount $46,673.42 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-MIYARES, JAVIER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,673.10 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, PATTIE-SUE Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $46,672.93 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, JENELLE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,672.90 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAURIN, RANDY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $46,672.63 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BARBARA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,672.57 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIVAN, BRENDAN S Employer name Education Department Amount $46,672.56 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SHARON A Employer name Orange County Amount $46,672.50 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DAVID A Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,672.36 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRO, CARIN J Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $46,672.33 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFRAM, HERBERT E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $46,672.09 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, RUTH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,671.96 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIRA, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $46,671.59 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, JAMES R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $46,671.54 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, CORRINA A Employer name Washington Co Soil & Water Con Amount $46,670.82 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLL, JEFFREY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,670.58 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,670.51 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVESKEY, SCOTT J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,670.44 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATFIELD-EVANS, LAURA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,670.07 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURINKA, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $46,670.07 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, DONALD R Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $46,670.00 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, JEFFREY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,669.99 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, HOPE A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $46,669.91 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, DIANE A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $46,669.72 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLEY, JOSEPH G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,669.62 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, VANESSA V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,669.11 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, AMY I Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $46,668.47 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRITELLA, JANELLE M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $46,668.47 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, MITCHELL, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,668.42 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $46,668.25 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ESTHER Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $46,668.04 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CASSANDRA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,668.04 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, FRANK J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $46,667.88 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTMANN, MARIANNE K Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,667.39 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, CINDY MARIE Employer name Schoharie County Amount $46,667.36 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, ANDREW J Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,667.32 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, JAVIER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,667.20 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS L, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,667.07 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANOURY, ANGELA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,667.03 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, PAUL J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,666.82 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABB, WARREN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,666.50 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKWITT, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $46,666.43 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARPER, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,666.09 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD L Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,665.90 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, AMANDA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,665.86 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHERYL Employer name Albany County Amount $46,665.70 Date 08/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CHRISTIE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,665.55 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, SANDRA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,665.50 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORY, KRISTY L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,665.48 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, JANICE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,665.27 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JAMES R Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $46,665.26 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,665.24 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIASSON, TYLER J Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $46,665.21 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENDRA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,664.98 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, IRIS F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,664.79 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATTAW, PATRICK Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,664.56 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOKHNACH, SERGIY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,664.37 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGS, BRUCE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,664.21 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,664.07 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, WILLIAM L Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,663.65 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODILI, VICTOR O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,663.45 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BETH A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,663.26 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, MICHAEL R Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $46,663.20 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAMP, RONALD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,663.19 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA, MARK A Employer name Albany County Amount $46,663.11 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINNICH, JODY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,663.09 Date 12/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSA, JAMIE C Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $46,663.05 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JOHN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $46,663.02 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System