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 JOHN, MALCOLM M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,634.59 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULL, DONNA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,634.45 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASYPANY, BRETT R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,634.24 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, HAYDEE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,634.10 Date 11/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, NICOLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,634.08 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KYLER A Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,634.07 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $45,634.05 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, JOSE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,633.92 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARELLI, LOUIS J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,633.89 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHENBACH, STEFANI Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $45,633.87 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, JASON C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $45,633.87 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, CHEESA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $45,633.55 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHI, ERNEST J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $45,633.37 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, DEBORAH S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $45,633.14 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KATHRYN L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,633.12 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEE, ALLISON Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,633.12 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DEBRA M Employer name Education Department Amount $45,632.99 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, TERESA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,632.97 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DIANE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,632.95 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, TAMMY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,632.94 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, BRENDA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,632.92 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPPARO, DENNIS M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,632.89 Date 07/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, GLENDA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,632.87 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,632.83 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, GARY E Employer name Town of Camden Amount $45,632.70 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, GREGORY K Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,632.53 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JULIE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $45,632.29 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRICELLI, BARBARA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,632.03 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBART, HEATHER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,630.75 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, VICTORIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,630.01 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, SHADIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,630.00 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, LORRAINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYR, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY-SHERRON, TARA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, DARLENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, LISBETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG-KEARNEY, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENER, ROSALIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURA, ERIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAHN, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,629.30 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,629.28 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKUS, AMY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,629.22 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAK, MARIAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,628.97 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRIANNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,628.65 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, TERRENCE C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $45,628.48 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,628.39 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, MARLENA C Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $45,628.34 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMKIN, STEPHANIE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,627.95 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARZOUN, HADEEL Z Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,627.91 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOISEAU, REBECCAH L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,627.85 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERITT, RAB A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,627.53 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, LINDA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,627.46 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BEREAUX, ROBERT L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $45,627.37 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICO, ANTHONY G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,627.35 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, DANIEL L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $45,627.29 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, LYNN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,627.24 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, LADISLAO, JR Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $45,626.60 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERONI, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,626.16 Date 12/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,626.06 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, DWIGHT Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,626.00 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, SHERILYNN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,625.98 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CRANE T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $45,625.70 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ERIC S Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $45,625.52 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACRE, GENE A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $45,625.21 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, PATRICK H Employer name Albany County Amount $45,625.18 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIENBERG, DEBRA S Employer name Albany County Amount $45,625.16 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, STEVE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,625.10 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZAK, JOSEPH R Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $45,624.57 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, GORDON Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $45,624.54 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, DAVID M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $45,624.22 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERBOSCH, MARYJANE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,624.02 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, LORITA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $45,624.00 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDEN, ARON M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $45,623.94 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, REBECCA R Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $45,623.86 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBECK, ERIKA L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $45,623.74 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDRIS, ERIC J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,623.50 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KAREN A Employer name Albany County Amount $45,623.29 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILES, ERIN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,623.26 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISINO, ELAINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,623.22 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDER, KATHLEEN F Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $45,623.05 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRCO, GERALDINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $45,622.89 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $45,622.83 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JULIE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,622.78 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RUSSELL B, IV Employer name Town of Canton Amount $45,622.78 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PATRICIA L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,622.38 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIC D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $45,622.31 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.JAMES, PATRICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,622.22 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHEL, DAWN Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $45,622.12 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, VIKTORIYA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $45,622.08 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, TARANIKA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,621.94 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, EDWARD C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,621.88 Date 12/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDRICK, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,621.87 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, GREGORY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,621.68 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,621.68 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKABONE, LINDSAY C Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,621.50 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,621.38 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System