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 CONCANNON, CAROLYN A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $45,445.46 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, TOMASA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,445.21 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ADRIENNE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,445.15 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MARQUITA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,444.99 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RUSSELL Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,444.88 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NATHAN A Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $45,444.68 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNN, JAMES M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $45,444.20 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, YOLANDA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $45,444.04 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ROSEMARY E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $45,443.90 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, MARY E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,443.80 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHL, MADELINE B Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $45,443.73 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MELVIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,443.62 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, DAVID J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $45,443.51 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Walton Amount $45,443.29 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERIN, NOREEN F Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $45,443.16 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, KARL M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,443.10 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STELLA R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,443.08 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTFORD, JOSHUA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,442.82 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, JAMES M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $45,442.67 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, RONALD J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $45,442.59 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, MARY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,442.47 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRODROMIDES, THERESA A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $45,442.46 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, PATRICE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,442.19 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINO, MICHELE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,441.65 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, CHRYSTAL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $45,441.38 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU CLAIR, JAMES V Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $45,441.33 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, FULVIO R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,441.23 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-HAMEED, ZAKEE I Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,441.02 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECKHEIMER, ERIKA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,440.90 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, DAVID L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,440.72 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTOS, MICHAEL V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,440.64 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, YVETTE P Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $45,440.21 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, MARYANN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,440.12 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, ASHLEY S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $45,439.89 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULISE, SALLY S Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $45,439.70 Date 01/07/1959 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, JOANNA M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,439.69 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHELLE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,439.61 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOELE, DAVID J Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $45,439.60 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $45,439.57 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PHILIP J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,439.54 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACI, JOHN L, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $45,439.45 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, BRADLEY G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,439.40 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Village of Yorkville Amount $45,439.36 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMALEWICZ, ERIC B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,439.33 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCARINO, DIANE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $45,439.30 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWUGWO, KEIRUKA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,439.15 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,439.13 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TONEISHA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,438.76 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, JEREMY R Employer name Orange County Amount $45,438.70 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATA, MARICELIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,438.51 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENBERG, KAI C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $45,438.45 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DANIEL Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,438.05 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, OLIVIA J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,437.87 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLKOSKY, PATRICIA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $45,437.84 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, DOMINIC, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $45,437.77 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELAR, STEPHANIE N Employer name Erie County Amount $45,437.46 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $45,437.33 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, BERNARD M Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $45,437.08 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, TROY R Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $45,436.89 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, PETER F, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,436.88 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, LINDA L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,436.60 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIGHI, ROBERT A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,436.41 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $45,436.29 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $45,435.69 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LISA M Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $45,435.63 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RHEA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,435.49 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, KEITH A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $45,435.34 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITARELLA, MICHELE L Employer name Putnam County Amount $45,435.26 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELBACK, REBECCA N Employer name Delaware County Amount $45,435.10 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, REINA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,435.09 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, SUZANNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,435.08 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, LEO R, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,434.86 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIERMAN, SILVIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $45,434.55 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ADAM J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,434.54 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, VICKI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,434.38 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,434.03 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, CASEY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,433.70 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOPO, CONSTANCE L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $45,433.66 Date 07/25/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAN, MARISSA A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,433.37 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, BRIAN F Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,433.18 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEZ, KATELYN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,433.10 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, DENNIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $45,432.92 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,432.87 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,432.73 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDINA, DENNIS Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $45,432.67 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, SYREETA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,432.47 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $45,432.42 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLES, ANDREA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,432.33 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLA, MARCIA D Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $45,432.28 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGSLEY, JULIA C Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $45,432.10 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, ANDREA M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $45,431.79 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BRUNILDA R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $45,431.74 Date 12/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STACIA N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,431.60 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOANNE T Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,431.34 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINKRAUS, ANNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,430.72 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, SKYLER E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,430.67 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GISELLE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $45,430.65 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLIFFORD L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $45,430.14 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MANUEL A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,430.10 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURDICK, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Kortright Amount $45,429.85 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System