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 LAMPHEAR, EARL M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,406.62 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JARED P Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,406.55 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEGIO, SARAH E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,406.16 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRO, CAROL Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $46,406.13 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,405.97 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, REGINA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,405.94 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCHIARELLO, KATHERINE R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,405.91 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVI, LUCY J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,405.72 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $46,405.61 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, GAVIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $46,405.33 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MARY A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $46,405.31 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JOHN L Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $46,405.07 Date 08/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JONATHAN T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,404.78 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHE, VINCENT M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,404.52 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOS, DENNIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,404.36 Date 05/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIO, GAYLE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,404.20 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, JOSEPH D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,404.18 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOHN D Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $46,404.09 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ROBERT K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $46,403.93 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Fenner Amount $46,403.46 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REQUENA, STEVEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,403.43 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $46,403.32 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $46,403.12 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARISOL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,403.12 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, ERIC M Employer name Town of Milton Amount $46,403.02 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, SANDRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,402.95 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, CLARA E Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,402.77 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, EMILY Employer name Chemung County Amount $46,402.68 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ERICA Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $46,402.63 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, EDMUND R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,402.52 Date 01/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, RAYMOND R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,402.39 Date 10/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KELLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,401.83 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BONNIE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $46,401.73 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMILLER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,401.69 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI-WILLS, MARY ANN Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $46,401.30 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLPHUS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,401.25 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTI, CHARLENE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,401.25 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, JOSEY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,401.09 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JESSICA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,400.90 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISON, HOWARD D Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $46,400.75 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, HERVE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,400.57 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAYNE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,400.44 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MARY JUDE M Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $46,400.25 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKFORD, TINA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,400.13 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $46,400.04 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JULIE M Employer name Madison County Amount $46,399.95 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROMERO, MARIA C Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $46,399.86 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBURY, SHELLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,399.85 Date 01/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTULA, KRISTINE A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $46,399.74 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, AMANDA C Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $46,399.38 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, AUDREY A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $46,399.23 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, JUSTIN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,398.74 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARUOLO, PATRICIA A Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $46,398.58 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, RACHEL A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,398.46 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MAUREEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,398.45 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ARTHUR R Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,398.20 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USECHE, LORI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,398.11 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,397.91 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKE, MELISSA C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $46,397.89 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUCIULLO, DIANE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,397.72 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, ERIN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $46,397.71 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNES, KARRIE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,397.66 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, CHARLENE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,397.49 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABELLA, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,397.48 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARVA, LIDIYA Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $46,396.63 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUL, BRIAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,396.45 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, CHRISTINE B Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $46,396.02 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARUNNINAL, MARY V Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $46,395.93 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTA, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,395.80 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, ROBERT S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,395.73 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $46,395.62 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKA, ANN M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,395.57 Date 12/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKHOLDER, LEA K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,395.45 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, COURTNEY O Employer name Broome County Amount $46,395.26 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO SCOTT, PATRICIA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,395.26 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,395.08 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, REBECCA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $46,394.94 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRIANNA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,394.83 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECHOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,394.69 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, COLLEEN A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $46,394.68 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, KIM M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $46,394.37 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, DEBRA J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,394.33 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTZ, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,394.06 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROSA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,393.98 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,393.89 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, GREGORY A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,393.70 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLAN, DEBRA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $46,393.01 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, JOSE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,392.83 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JOAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $46,392.60 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, CATHERINE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $46,392.47 Date 07/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, MARY G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,392.20 Date 02/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CLYDE H, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,392.18 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, GLENN T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,392.02 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, RICHARD J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $46,391.58 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-VIL, ALFRED Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $46,391.36 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUFFER, LISA ANN Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,391.28 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRDT, ROSANNE M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $46,391.26 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER-PETRICCA, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $46,391.22 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, KATE-LYN O Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $46,391.06 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHERS, CLYDE M, III Employer name Madison County Amount $46,390.99 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System