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 WHITTREDGE, DEBORAH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,361.39 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, HILLARY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,361.33 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JEANNINE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,361.09 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENTZ, BRIAN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $46,360.80 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, DONNA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,360.76 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EMILY Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $46,360.76 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,360.74 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGE, STEPHEN M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,360.62 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, KAILENE P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,360.17 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JEAN Employer name City of Beacon Amount $46,360.15 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, CHARLES L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $46,360.13 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $46,360.07 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTA, FRANK J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $46,359.98 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $46,359.94 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARILLO-BOFILL, ANGELA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $46,359.89 Date 05/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, MARGARET R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $46,359.87 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CASEY L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $46,359.59 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,358.55 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYHARATH, ROSAMOND Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,358.54 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, IVAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,358.19 Date 02/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, CAREY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $46,358.14 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROCZYNSKI, EILEEN H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,357.72 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, KAREN M Employer name Portville CSD Amount $46,357.72 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, LINDA L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,357.71 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RAYMOND L, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,357.44 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,357.27 Date 01/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPELKE, ROBIN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,357.26 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUTHETT, KIMBERLY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,357.22 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTON, CLAUDE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,357.20 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, KEITH W Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $46,357.18 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJONK, GARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,357.10 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, EILEEN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $46,356.91 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PAMELA G Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,356.54 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABARBERA, MARJORIE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,356.44 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, CHARLOTTE Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,356.37 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,356.37 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, AMY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,356.27 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CYNTHIA T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $46,356.25 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, KATIE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,356.07 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BRENT W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,356.05 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCONE, JAMES A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,355.96 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IAGALLO-BARILE, MARISA Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $46,355.64 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERIN, ZACHARY Employer name Greene County Amount $46,355.44 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, ERIC M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $46,355.43 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ERIC L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,355.38 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,354.80 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCKEL, HEATHER R Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $46,354.67 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARACHA, HASEEB Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,354.66 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPA, MICHAEL O Employer name Town of Spencer Amount $46,354.63 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHURU, BABY K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,354.57 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, RIONARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $46,354.55 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOANNE Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $46,354.55 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $46,354.48 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHETTI, DAWN C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $46,354.48 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,354.42 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICIA J Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $46,354.19 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, PHIL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,353.87 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CATHERINE S Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $46,353.85 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $46,353.40 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DAVID B Employer name Erie County Amount $46,353.22 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PATRICK G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,353.09 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, ANDREW C Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,353.09 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYHUGH, MATTHEW A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $46,352.91 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, GIUSEPPE C Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $46,352.89 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, LUCIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,352.72 Date 01/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAUD, LINDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,352.46 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DEBRA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $46,352.26 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIES, ASHIA S Employer name Education Department Amount $46,352.11 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINN, VIRGINIA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $46,352.10 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, SANDRA J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $46,352.04 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ROLAND D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,351.55 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSS, LUANNE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,351.23 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, TED Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $46,351.19 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Perry Amount $46,351.13 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZEK, DREW C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,351.12 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,351.01 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, CHERYL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,350.83 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGGER, BRENDA G Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $46,350.79 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHAWNA A Employer name Essex County Amount $46,350.76 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ABDUL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,350.74 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RODERICK K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $46,350.39 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROKE, BARBARA J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $46,350.38 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGAR, ANITA I Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $46,350.38 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASS, PAULINE Y Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $46,350.38 Date 04/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIN-WASHINGTON, PAMELA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $46,350.38 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, LYDIA E Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $46,350.38 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, MAUREEN K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,350.38 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, MERYL I Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,350.38 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, BHUPENDRA N Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,350.38 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNEY, JOHN D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,350.38 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JAMES A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,350.38 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAN, MICHELE B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,350.38 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAN, YUK CHAU Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $46,350.38 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, USILL Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $46,350.38 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SIMONE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $46,350.38 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINO, MARIBETH A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,350.38 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, JAMES T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,350.38 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, GISELA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,350.38 Date 04/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, EUSEBIA B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,350.38 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTE, CAROL Y Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,350.38 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System