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 ANTONI, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $46,272.60 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, WENDY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,272.42 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JOHN G, JR Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $46,272.10 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, VICTORIA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,272.08 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, NANCY J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,271.81 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, HANSON M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,271.46 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, STEVEN W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $46,271.07 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ELIZABETH J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,270.98 Date 11/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $46,270.62 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELOWIEC, JANET Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,270.61 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAGUSA, BECKY S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,270.61 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ALFRED S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,270.58 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, RAMSES L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $46,270.44 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, MIGUELINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,269.79 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, MYRTLE BENTON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,269.61 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, DARREN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,269.53 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, WAYNE Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $46,269.39 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, JENNIFER L Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,269.16 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, ALI B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,268.91 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHERYL A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $46,268.81 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, JOYCE Employer name Erie County Amount $46,268.73 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, JASON T Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,268.65 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMES M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,268.52 Date 01/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, DARREN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,268.48 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, LINDA Employer name Albany County Amount $46,268.34 Date 07/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FORREST, ANGELA R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $46,268.33 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, JASON J Employer name Town of Angelica Amount $46,268.22 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JANE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $46,268.02 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, STEPHEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,267.86 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, BREANNE J Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,267.53 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIGAN, JOHN, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,267.52 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,267.42 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MARC A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,267.30 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESKI, DARCIE L Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $46,267.15 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, DINA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,266.97 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDIE, SYLVIA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $46,266.90 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINEY, MELISSA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,266.71 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENDO, DENISE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,266.56 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN LITTENBERG, RACHEL H Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $46,266.54 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHERINE T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,266.47 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, ELWOOD F Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,266.26 Date 01/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARILYN R Employer name Putnam County Amount $46,266.24 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTRINGER, LINDA C Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $46,266.12 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKETTI, TARA B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,265.57 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBONE, ANGELA E Employer name Ontario County Amount $46,265.50 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, STEVEN H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,265.36 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $46,265.31 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,265.29 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, YVETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,265.23 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, SEAN L Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,265.20 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,264.97 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERER, GREGORY J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,264.97 Date 06/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LUIS J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,264.97 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARCISO, ANNE M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $46,264.82 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, DAVID A Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $46,264.70 Date 11/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WILSON Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $46,264.40 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, DIANE F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,263.97 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ANGELA V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,263.78 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, JARED D Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,263.63 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,263.45 Date 11/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANGELA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,263.43 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, TAMMY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $46,263.19 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, STEPHANIE S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,263.09 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KOREY R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $46,262.70 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGENBRODT, ROXANNE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $46,262.62 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $46,261.80 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, VALERIE A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $46,261.58 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TERESA C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,261.50 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MICHAEL Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,260.90 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, NICOLE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,260.48 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SAMUEL B Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $46,260.47 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST, RONALD E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $46,260.34 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATCHER, STACEY I Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $46,259.86 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DUNKIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,259.79 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, BARBARA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,259.62 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ORINTHIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,259.43 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT D Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,259.25 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, LUIS A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $46,259.14 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, GEORGE H, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $46,258.81 Date 06/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, SEAN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,258.62 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIULLI, BARBARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,258.58 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANUTE, STACEY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,258.50 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONG, SOON Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,258.43 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, JOHN G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,258.31 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, DAVID K Employer name Albany County Amount $46,258.26 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELYAN, GNEL Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,258.08 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDER, RONALD W Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $46,258.00 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,257.97 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVISKI, DINAH D Employer name Orange County Amount $46,257.97 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHTER, BETH A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $46,257.86 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, TRICIA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,257.77 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZETELA, BRIAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,257.59 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEANO, KARLA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $46,257.44 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADHILL, MARK R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $46,257.00 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLI, JOHN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $46,256.98 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, STEVEN B Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,256.38 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DANIEL G Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $46,256.26 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONESEN, FRANCINE Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $46,256.14 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GERROD W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,256.09 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KENNETH M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,256.00 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System