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 TURCOTTE, DARCY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,012.45 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TREMENIA R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $46,012.28 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS V Employer name Albany County Amount $46,012.07 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUSEJOUN, KETTLY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,011.84 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANSKER, GREGORY R Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $46,011.63 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,011.60 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARGES, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,011.60 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, THERESA R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,011.38 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, WAYNE R, JR Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,011.16 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENITHAN, SARAH E Employer name Warren County Amount $46,011.10 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULERIS, FREDERICK F Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $46,011.00 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CHRISTINE N Employer name Chemung County Amount $46,010.85 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIANDI, LISA A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $46,010.48 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHTER, BRUCE E Employer name Broome County Amount $46,010.05 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LORETTA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,009.92 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CONNOR J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,009.84 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITHEROW, JOLENE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,009.68 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUTSCHEL, GREGORY S Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,009.52 Date 02/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, WILLIAM J Employer name Chenango County Amount $46,009.09 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ACUNTO, ROZANNE Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $46,008.96 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNWELL, PATRICIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,008.71 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, TINA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $46,008.48 Date 01/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,008.37 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, MARY B Employer name Elba CSD Amount $46,008.19 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SHARON C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,008.08 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DOUGLAS N Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $46,007.93 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, ALISON P Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $46,007.79 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, PHILIP Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,007.76 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, FREDERIC S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,007.66 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMIS, MARGARET H Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $46,007.06 Date 03/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENGOOD, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,007.05 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DALE T Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,007.00 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, CODY J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $46,006.95 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,006.90 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, MARK A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,006.73 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARO, CRYSTAL Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,006.65 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, YOLANDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,006.53 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, EMRI N Employer name Orange County Amount $46,006.50 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACKLEY, LORRI A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $46,006.20 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $46,006.12 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLO, BEVERLY J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $46,005.83 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISENO, DEBBIE A. Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,005.48 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLARES, MARIA T Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $46,005.21 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGGIANI, DOROTHY L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,004.68 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, LISA D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,004.66 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, VICKY L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,004.33 Date 03/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, JEANNINE C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,004.21 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TYLER W Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $46,003.84 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, SUSAN B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $46,003.70 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ROSE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,003.50 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUER, ANN MARIE Employer name Broome County Amount $46,003.34 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHURS, TOMAS E Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,003.25 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTERKO, GREG P Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $46,003.22 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, JAMES C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,002.96 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,002.92 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, DALE ROBERT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,002.75 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, ERNESTO O Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $46,002.31 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JO ANNE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,002.29 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENAS, DAVID Employer name Essex County Amount $46,002.24 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, BRETT W Employer name Town of Camden Amount $46,002.00 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULTZ, DANIEL Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $46,001.95 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AARON R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,001.89 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMERO, CHRISTINA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,001.88 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, PAMELA A Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $46,001.76 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TIMOTHY B Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $46,001.59 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHEIMER, SUSAN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,001.56 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $46,001.54 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CHARLENE E Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $46,001.45 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON-WILSON, LISA M Employer name Madison County Amount $46,001.33 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLI, MICHAEL D, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,001.32 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LAWRENCE G Employer name Town of Russell Amount $46,000.98 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSILLOS, KAREN A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $46,000.54 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, SHANNON S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,000.24 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, CARLTON D Employer name Town of Canisteo Amount $45,999.98 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, JACQUELINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,999.86 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,999.62 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, GAIL Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,999.25 Date 07/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RODNEY S Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $45,999.09 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, LINDSAY L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,998.87 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LEE ANN Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,998.80 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, BENJAMIN E Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $45,998.74 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, STEVEN W Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $45,998.73 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, PAIGE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $45,998.72 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JO ANN Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $45,998.28 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPERT, MICHELE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $45,997.82 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, FELICIA T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,997.22 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES FERNANDEZ, RAMONA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,997.06 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDEBACK, JASON J Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $45,996.86 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, SARAH M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $45,996.80 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JON R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,996.80 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-BENNETT, CORNELIA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,996.74 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, ANDREW T Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $45,996.28 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAM, BRYAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,996.22 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAHEIM, DAVID R Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,996.04 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASMUS, HENRY F Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $45,995.92 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITKA, KEVIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,995.88 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDERBER, NINA J Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $45,995.55 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, SANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,995.24 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTING, VICTORIA CHRISTINE S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $45,995.18 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKER, SHAMEEN J Employer name Greene County Amount $45,995.11 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System