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 KROPF, MEGAN E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,223.93 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DASHA P Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,223.92 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, JESSICA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,223.82 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, RYAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,223.77 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, DONNA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $46,223.30 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALERO, MARTHA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,223.26 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LISA R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $46,223.06 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARADINE, BETHANY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,223.01 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD-RESLER, MARIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $46,222.80 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANIOS, ANASTASIA Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $46,222.44 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, BELISSA L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,222.43 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CHRISTINE S Employer name Education Department Amount $46,222.21 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MARISOL Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $46,221.79 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIS, MAC DONALD E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,221.76 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIOSCIA, HELEN A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $46,221.75 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHTENBERG-APONTE, KAREN Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $46,221.75 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILAN, REBECCA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $46,221.71 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVISON, FREDERICK J Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $46,221.64 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHARLES T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,221.53 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,221.50 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUSEKNECHT, SHARON A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $46,221.41 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERSTON, DEBRA S Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $46,220.96 Date 10/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JUAN Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $46,220.90 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARITY, GERARD J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,220.80 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORRE, ANA E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $46,220.68 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORBJORNSEN, DONNA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,220.49 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, GINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,220.26 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARCO A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,220.05 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, SIERRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,220.02 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MAUREEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,219.54 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, SHERRY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,219.48 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, CHERIE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $46,219.45 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, LISA Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $46,219.12 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, MARY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,218.95 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $46,218.90 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFE, PAULINE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,218.10 Date 02/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BOB W Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,217.86 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINTON, ALLEN E Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $46,217.32 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DIANE H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,217.23 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JACOB C Employer name Washington County Amount $46,217.22 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-ENDRES, DONNA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,216.98 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, EARL R, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,216.82 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSIDE, JANET L Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $46,216.29 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, KATHRYN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,216.26 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHM, JEAN M Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $46,216.08 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, RYON D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,216.06 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,216.06 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LISA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,215.52 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JACOB T Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,215.47 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES-REYES, ISMARU Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $46,215.34 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, JOHN M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $46,215.17 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO-CORZO, HILDA L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $46,214.85 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, VANESSA S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,214.60 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOCK, JEREMY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,214.37 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHT, WILLIAM H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,214.36 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JODI L Employer name Cortland County Amount $46,214.27 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ADAMA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,214.17 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, LAURIE G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,214.09 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANLEUVAN, DIANE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,214.09 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JOHN L Employer name Albany County Amount $46,214.00 Date 02/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, JOSEPH D Employer name Albany County Amount $46,214.00 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, ROBIN J Employer name Albany County Amount $46,214.00 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MARYANN K Employer name Albany County Amount $46,213.99 Date 11/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,213.87 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, TRACY Employer name Orange County Amount $46,213.65 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, JOSEPH D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,213.43 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERE, DAVID J Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,213.35 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AMY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,213.23 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, HEATHER M Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $46,213.23 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, MICHELE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,212.98 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCK, STACY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,212.98 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAS, JASON D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,212.98 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COURT, TERRY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,212.98 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, WYATT E Employer name Albany County Amount $46,212.94 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, DELIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,212.93 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEPES, LAUREN Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,212.89 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, YASMIN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $46,212.88 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, LISA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $46,212.84 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, FREDERICK J Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $46,212.58 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINGTON, ELSIE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,212.56 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNEY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,212.35 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUED, JAMES M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,212.14 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, EDWARD LEE, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,211.89 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMASEN, DEBRA J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $46,211.60 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, SHAMELLA P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,211.47 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKOTA, MICHELE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,210.89 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, JOHN C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $46,210.85 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARODE, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,210.63 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GABRIELA U Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $46,210.22 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, OIDE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,210.13 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANILLA, GRACIELA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,210.13 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, DANIEL J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $46,210.08 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, RANDY S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $46,210.06 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TAMMY LEE Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $46,210.04 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SAMANTHA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,209.87 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NITZA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,209.79 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, ROBERT J, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,209.69 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISKO, LINDA E Employer name Washington County Amount $46,209.42 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONE, AMY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,209.23 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, MEGAN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,209.10 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System