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 FRANCIS, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $45,885.27 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, LOUANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,885.14 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,885.09 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOUGH, BROOKE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,884.95 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, DAVID A Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,884.95 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMY, MARIE M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $45,884.86 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTY, BRITISH R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,884.72 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, ANGELA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $45,884.59 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHOUSE, ALLEN J Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $45,884.39 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, MELISSA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $45,884.37 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDRO, ELFREDA A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $45,884.10 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LICINIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,883.93 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRETT, LEA R Employer name Allegany County Amount $45,883.81 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, PAUL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,883.78 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE', ERIN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,883.65 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, DENISE M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $45,883.49 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KEVIN R Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $45,883.18 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $45,883.17 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEALING, WILLIAM J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $45,883.14 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ROBBIE W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $45,882.95 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, LISA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $45,882.67 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, LAURIE L Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $45,882.53 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, DEBRA M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $45,882.38 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, JAUNITA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $45,882.31 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JULIO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,882.12 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASIG, BEATRICE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $45,882.08 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHIN, WILLIAM W, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,881.95 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAMONT E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $45,881.85 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIGHTS, LORRAINE Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $45,881.74 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, DOMINGO A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,881.68 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, EDWARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,881.66 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEENATH, BARBARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,881.54 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,881.48 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGER, DONNA R Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $45,880.74 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, RACHELLE G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,880.55 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOSEN, ALQUIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,880.53 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTKIN, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $45,880.16 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOSHUA A Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $45,880.13 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,879.89 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, JACK E, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,879.52 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, ELISA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,879.13 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRI, JENNA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,879.10 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JAI J Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $45,878.90 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISH, FILOMENA D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,878.40 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, JENNIFER E Employer name Orange County Amount $45,878.20 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOPOULOS, ANGELINA Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $45,878.20 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGIL-TRIM, BRENDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,878.19 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLLINI, GEOFFREY A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,878.06 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONN, PHILLIP A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,878.06 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, PHILIP M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,878.06 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, AMY L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,878.06 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEPHEN E Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $45,878.01 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, VALERIE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $45,877.98 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, ANNA C Employer name Bryant Library Amount $45,877.90 Date 07/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN, LISA R Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $45,877.68 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINER, STEWART D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,877.52 Date 11/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBROVECH, MARGARET A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,877.41 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUANGPHACHANH, ANNE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $45,877.35 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, MARY JO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,877.31 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICARLO, PATRICIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,877.06 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YASMINE N Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $45,877.01 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CAROLYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,876.73 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, TODD Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,876.73 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOHN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,876.68 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, MAUREEN A Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $45,876.43 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELIBERTI, MARYLOU Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $45,876.18 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, DANHUA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,876.03 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, NANCY M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $45,876.00 Date 09/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW-LIGHTFOOT, FELICIA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,875.94 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, PAUL J Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $45,875.88 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $45,875.84 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SHANNON R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,875.81 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THERESA A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $45,875.78 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAFOX, LYDIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,875.61 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY K Employer name Broome County Amount $45,875.53 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDANIELS, DAWN D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,875.50 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMINO, BRITTANY C Employer name Albany County Amount $45,875.50 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDELL, PEARLIE D Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,875.34 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, SAMANTHA L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $45,874.97 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $45,874.89 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,874.85 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN K Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $45,874.73 Date 06/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, KATHARINE L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $45,874.59 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, LINDA A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $45,874.30 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, TARSHA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $45,874.08 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LINDA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,874.04 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATACH, JACK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $45,873.97 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, MICHELE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $45,873.72 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, YOUNG HAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,873.62 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, JEREMY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $45,873.03 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIDEL, RAYMOND P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $45,872.96 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHONDU R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $45,872.88 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JEFFREY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,872.82 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DWIGHT L Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,872.78 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, BRIAN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $45,872.48 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, MICHAEL V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,872.26 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, VALERIE A Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $45,872.20 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JENNIFER L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,871.99 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, MARY JO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,871.80 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTIE, PETER J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $45,871.80 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System