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 PARKER, JEFFREY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $46,375.21 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, KATHRYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,375.13 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLES, ELIZABETH C Employer name Warren County Amount $46,375.02 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, CATHY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,374.91 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PENELOPE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,374.87 Date 11/18/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZ, JULIA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $46,374.80 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, CHERIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,374.40 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CINDY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,374.28 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, COLETTE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,374.01 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LINDSEY A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,373.92 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, ALISON Y Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,373.85 Date 08/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, MARY COLLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,373.35 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ELIZABETH M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $46,373.34 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,373.29 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JANET L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,373.08 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNIAK, KATHRYN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $46,373.06 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $46,373.02 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ELBA J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $46,372.77 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, AMY F D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $46,372.72 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, ANNEMARIE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,372.70 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, KATHLEEN Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $46,372.50 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, SOPHIE A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,372.42 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DORIS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,372.36 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, JEFFREY L Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $46,372.32 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, GEORGE P, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,372.17 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAST, LISA N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,372.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LYNDA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,371.83 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, LISA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,371.83 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DANIELLE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $46,371.66 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $46,371.66 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPHYR, JEAN FRANCOIS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,371.45 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANN MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $46,371.15 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALISTRERI, GERLANDA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,371.01 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, MICHAEL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,370.88 Date 04/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGEVEEN, ELIZA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,370.70 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUBA, WALTER H Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,370.65 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YPSILANTIS, EMILIA T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,370.60 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALABAN, ARLENE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,370.05 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRENT A Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $46,370.05 Date 12/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,369.77 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MICHELLE M Employer name City of Utica Amount $46,369.31 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOK, MARIE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $46,369.04 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERDVIL, CHRISTIE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,368.91 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, RANDAL E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,368.46 Date 05/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OMAR O Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $46,368.13 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, BELINDA A Employer name Orange County Amount $46,367.80 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, MARCY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,367.73 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDOLFO, ANNA Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $46,367.69 Date 05/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, COURTNEY K Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $46,367.50 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, KENNETH S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $46,367.48 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, JAMES J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,367.10 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGEWORTH, MATTHEW E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $46,367.06 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SANDRA S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,366.92 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLMER, WENDY G Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $46,366.85 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MARCIA O Employer name Education Department Amount $46,366.70 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INK, STANLEY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,366.66 Date 10/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JUSTIN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,366.51 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, JASON A Employer name Greene County Amount $46,366.45 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, SUSAN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,366.40 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODMAN, SUSAN S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $46,366.27 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,366.21 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARD, JEFFERY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,366.03 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, CATHERINE Employer name Orange County Amount $46,365.99 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENFOLD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,365.96 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOXON, DARRYL A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,365.95 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPFNER, KAREN K Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $46,365.94 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULDER, LISA M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $46,365.87 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,365.15 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLI VERZI, MARIANNE K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,365.12 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBETTA, OLIMPIO A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,365.06 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYE, ARDEN C Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $46,364.95 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMIRA, BARBARA H Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $46,364.82 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, JAMES J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,364.78 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIE, SUSAN K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,364.51 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $46,364.41 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOK, SAMANTHA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,364.27 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Montgomery County Amount $46,364.25 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, JADINE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,364.20 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, JEAN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,364.11 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, BONNIE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,364.09 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, SUZANNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,364.04 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTON, BRENDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,363.73 Date 09/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $46,363.42 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTENBERG, SHARON E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,363.20 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUNDY, MICHAEL Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,363.20 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDZ, JULIANNE M Employer name Albany County Amount $46,363.17 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, KYLE R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,363.12 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COMB, PAUL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,363.07 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTER, SANDRA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,363.07 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, LETICIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $46,362.98 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, SIMONE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,362.94 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AIDA V Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $46,362.74 Date 09/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGHTER, GLYNN M, JR Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,362.37 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNER, ANGEL L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $46,361.87 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,361.79 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APRIX, CATHY J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $46,361.79 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DENIS E Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,361.61 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, LOURDES T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,361.52 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDERMAN, KAREN A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $46,361.51 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, BARBARA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,361.45 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System