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 SCHNEIDER, KURT R Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $46,041.06 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ENRIQUETA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,040.79 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, TRACEY A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $46,040.74 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEN, GINA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,040.55 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBROV, VINISE M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $46,040.48 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, JANET C Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $46,040.00 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAGH, JUSTIN T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,039.69 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADKINS, THERESA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $46,039.69 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, DAVID W Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,039.27 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELVICK, FRANCES Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $46,038.88 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIE, MARK C Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,038.74 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANNER, WILLIAM H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,038.70 Date 11/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANIER, ANDREW M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,038.51 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,038.02 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, BRIDGET R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $46,038.00 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, DANIEL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,038.00 Date 06/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLISON, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,037.94 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKEY, ZAINAB N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,037.73 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEGO LEE, PIEDAD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,037.65 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTIE, KATHARINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,037.45 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, GREGORY S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $46,037.34 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, DAVID J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,037.00 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BERTRUM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,036.70 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIARINO, LISA M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $46,036.64 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ORAN L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,036.60 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, HAROLD H, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $46,036.54 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIAS, WENDY ANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,036.32 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ZERRELL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,036.26 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, NANCY JO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,035.94 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSON, OTIS Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,035.89 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERN, EDWARD J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,035.24 Date 07/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, GEORGE R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $46,035.20 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, ELLEN T Employer name Madison County Amount $46,035.06 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOORE, JILL E Employer name Education Department Amount $46,034.89 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS-FACEY, LATISHA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,034.71 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCTAMA, CHRICILIANE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,034.66 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, GLORIA J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,034.60 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHANY, ROBYN I Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $46,034.34 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEVY, DORINE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,034.21 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KYLE J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,034.17 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $46,034.04 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, DONNA MARIE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $46,033.91 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRT, BETTY A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,033.70 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DANIEL M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $46,033.64 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PATRICIA Y Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,033.63 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKSHOT, JUANITA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,033.60 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, MITCHELL S Employer name Town of West Almond Amount $46,033.48 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODWIN, MC KENNA K Employer name City of Elmira Amount $46,033.30 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOANICE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,033.14 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, AMY B Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,033.02 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZOLLA, ANTHONY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,033.02 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DENISE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,032.76 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, LAURA J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $46,032.16 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAEMDONCK, ELIZABETH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,031.80 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, DELENA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,031.34 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNIEWSKA, ANNA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,031.27 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DONALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,031.22 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MELISSA A Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $46,030.86 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL S Employer name Madison County Amount $46,030.50 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CRAIG W Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $46,030.25 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBENDEY, KATHERINE M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,030.25 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARCIA Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,030.12 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KIMBERLY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $46,030.05 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,029.96 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLMER, LAURA F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,029.94 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ALLEN B Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $46,029.46 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEO, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $46,029.43 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KELLY R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,029.17 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINWUNMI, WAKEEL K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,029.01 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, DANIELLE F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,028.91 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,028.91 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,028.87 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, SUSAN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,028.83 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JOYIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,028.67 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, DARRELL B Employer name Town of Diana Amount $46,028.49 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, JILLIAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,027.88 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRER, JOHN H Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,027.87 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MATTHEW W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,027.83 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCH, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,027.66 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZ, RICHARD J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,027.63 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOHN C Employer name Panama CSD Amount $46,027.53 Date 01/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, KEVIN H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $46,027.30 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELMIS, CHARALAMPOS Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,027.20 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOIS, DAPHNEY STAVROULA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,027.20 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DAVID D Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $46,027.20 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOE, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.70 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ALICE Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $46,026.52 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONIHA, GEORGINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,026.44 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTSEN, ERIC L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYDENBURGH, IRENE M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIVO, CARLO A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLKEWICZ, MARIA J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, VIVIAN G Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, THEODORE R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,026.29 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEE, KEVIN K, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,025.84 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARCON, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,025.80 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHTEL, SALLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,025.58 Date 07/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RICHARD O Employer name Town of Orleans Amount $46,024.89 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDNEY, AMY M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $46,024.56 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System