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 HENRICI, MICHAEL Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,074.42 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAN, JANET F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,074.40 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORCE, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $46,074.12 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LES HOMMES, SHIREEN Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $46,074.01 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, SANDRA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,073.98 Date 09/18/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, KATHRYN Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $46,073.77 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCOLA, ANGELA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,073.61 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLIE, CECILIA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,073.16 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RICHARD Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $46,072.88 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $46,072.80 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFINO, DEANA K Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $46,072.67 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, MARION D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,072.49 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, RYAN L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $46,072.33 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FATA, SALVATORE Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $46,072.28 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, RICHARD P Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $46,072.00 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DANIEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,071.96 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODISPOTI, NANCY E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $46,071.84 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDUKWU, MARY U Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $46,071.63 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, BENJAMIN L Employer name City of Rome Amount $46,071.54 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, ELIZABETH F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,071.42 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANIEL, JENNIFER J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,071.24 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ANDREA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,070.77 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASEK, JUDITH L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $46,070.76 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANTY, CHRISTINE B Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,070.45 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIST, GRACE E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $46,070.30 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPIZZI, JEANNINE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,070.28 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, KENNETH Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $46,070.16 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JEANINE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $46,070.13 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, LESLIE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $46,070.13 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCHESTER, KYLE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,070.03 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIM E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,069.92 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORNAM, JANICE E Employer name Madison County Amount $46,069.73 Date 05/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JAMEELAH M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $46,069.69 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, CHIFFON Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,069.67 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YSMENIA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,069.50 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, CAROLYN V Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $46,068.89 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, JAMES W Employer name Town of Castile Amount $46,068.50 Date 09/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERENBERG, MAXWELL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,068.29 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, GINA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $46,068.29 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, LINDA S Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $46,068.19 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,068.13 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, SHAMEYIA Q Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $46,067.83 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $46,067.71 Date 09/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANTIA, MARGARET R Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $46,067.50 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, RAJUL V Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $46,067.47 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $46,067.36 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLING, MICHAEL N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,067.11 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSSOCK, CAROL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,066.96 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, MICHAEL P Employer name Albany County Amount $46,066.85 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, MARISA Employer name Education Department Amount $46,066.83 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTAK, KENNETH J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,066.57 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, LISA A Employer name Orange County Amount $46,066.57 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, DWIGHT Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $46,066.56 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLER, GEMINISE M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,066.54 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JENNA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,066.53 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONEY, SHERRY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,066.44 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JACOB M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,066.10 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KAREN K Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,065.95 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,065.91 Date 11/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, LEAH A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $46,065.72 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RONALD W Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $46,065.67 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HENRY J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,065.58 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TERENCE G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,065.57 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, RYAN C Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $46,065.24 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIKA, JOSEPH J Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,065.20 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, GLENN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,065.10 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JASON M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,065.09 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,064.64 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDT, AMY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,064.41 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWN, JAMAL D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $46,064.26 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, WINNIE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,063.74 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKELFORD, MURRAY D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $46,063.46 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,063.45 Date 04/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, FRANKLIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,063.42 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCABE-HILL, MARCIA Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,063.16 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, KYLE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,063.14 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, PAMELA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $46,063.13 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, DEBBIE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,062.45 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MARION M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $46,062.36 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, CRYSTAL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,062.20 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, SCOTT W Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,061.98 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTON, SUSAN A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $46,061.93 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, DEBORAH A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,061.88 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGEMAN, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $46,061.85 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, HEIDI L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,061.80 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $46,061.54 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, NOREEN A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $46,061.41 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLESTERO, JEANNE E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $46,060.89 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTO, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,060.82 Date 03/31/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, PRESTON S Employer name Greene County Amount $46,060.28 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDESCHI, DAWN E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $46,060.28 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIOLETTE, ADAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,059.94 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAB, JOCELYN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,059.87 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESNER, RICHARD M Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,059.79 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ANNETTE R Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $46,059.59 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $46,059.59 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,059.37 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONNEVILLE, LISA E Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,058.97 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CASINO N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,058.95 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMER, PETER J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $46,058.94 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System