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 SWEENEY, MARK E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,648.02 Date 05/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOVER, KELLY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,647.93 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHEIT, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,647.92 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALWORTH, RICHARD Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $46,647.89 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, RICHARD Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,647.83 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFELDT, MARY Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $46,647.78 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOOS, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,647.44 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, MICHELLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,647.26 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCKNER, ROWAN L M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $46,647.22 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, THOMAS P Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,647.21 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYVELD OSNATO, CHARISSE M Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $46,646.95 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARLOS M, III Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $46,646.82 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, REINA Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $46,646.70 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENZY, ERICH J Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $46,646.08 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGE, JEANETTE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,645.89 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASS, RICHARD D, JR Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $46,645.38 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNACONE, JOANNE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,645.30 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO, RAYMOND F Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,645.29 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINGER, KRISTINE S Employer name Tioga County Amount $46,645.25 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICK, LINCOLN R, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,645.23 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, JACQUELINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $46,644.88 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, GEORGE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,644.88 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBDON, MARIE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,644.56 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKIN, LYUDMILA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,644.52 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ZACHARIAH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,644.45 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, SALVATORE A, III Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $46,644.44 Date 08/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMS, DINA D Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,644.32 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ANN M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $46,644.16 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANGELIC L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,644.12 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JENNIFER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,644.02 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, MARIA C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,644.02 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, CHRISTINE P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,644.02 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOSKY-FAMA, JULEE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,644.02 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSOMARSO, ALEXIS M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,644.02 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JANET E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,644.02 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEPHANIE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $46,644.00 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $46,643.57 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIMAN, TERESA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,643.36 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAPOLI, ANNAMARIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $46,643.36 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURGH, JACOB A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,643.34 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CRAIG A Employer name Washington County Amount $46,643.25 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, ERIC M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $46,643.22 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, PATRICIA E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $46,643.12 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGUILLI, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,643.08 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RYAN N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,642.79 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, ROBERT J Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $46,642.77 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $46,642.75 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSEN, ERIN E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,642.67 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRM, JOSEPH F Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,642.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZOLARI, KATHY P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,641.94 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, CAITLIN J Employer name Washington County Amount $46,641.86 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, STACEY L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,641.65 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, NATHAN S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,641.65 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, DOUGLAS P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,641.65 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, YESENIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,641.56 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHN, STACEY C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,641.46 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMLEY, SUSAN K E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $46,641.41 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DIANE L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,641.35 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HEATHER C Employer name Orleans County Amount $46,641.35 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,641.16 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Oxford Amount $46,641.01 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERGER, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,640.98 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, ALAN H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,640.25 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DAWN L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,639.71 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ERIC L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,639.63 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CHARLES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,639.25 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOPPER, CAROL L Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $46,639.22 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERS, MARSHA V Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $46,639.19 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MADELINE M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $46,639.19 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEIDA Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $46,639.19 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTELIUS, JILL M Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,639.05 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, MARILYN L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $46,638.89 Date 10/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELAND, TAMMY L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $46,638.61 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAVOLO, CHRISTINE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,638.58 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOSHUA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,638.57 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, LISA M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $46,638.54 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENAO, LUZ Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,638.21 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, JOHN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,638.19 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANFRIED, LINDA Employer name Madison County Amount $46,637.99 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MINDES, HEIDILYNN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,637.95 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GARY P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $46,637.89 Date 10/05/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, MARK E Employer name Madison County Amount $46,637.83 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, MARGO L Employer name Chemung County Amount $46,637.82 Date 11/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARZ, STEVEN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,637.61 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNESEN, SHARON Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,637.45 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, MARTHA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $46,637.37 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DAVID R Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $46,637.29 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACUMBER, JENNIFER A Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $46,636.98 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, ALBERT S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,636.86 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISEE, CASEY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,636.82 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, GLORIA K Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $46,636.50 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTO, ANGELA M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $46,636.37 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATE, JEFFREY S Employer name Albany County Amount $46,636.18 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, NORAH E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,636.12 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, MARCUS G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,635.85 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TRAVIS L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,635.83 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULE, SHAWN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,635.76 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCK, MELISSA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,635.60 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, LAVERNE A Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $46,635.35 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPKINS, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,635.05 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System