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 DUNCAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,400.40 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAO-SEGARRA, ADINA Employer name Education Department Amount $45,400.27 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARD, PATRICK H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $45,400.20 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, MELANIE K Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $45,400.02 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUEWAY, ROBERTA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,399.91 Date 11/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, KATHERINE E Employer name Tioga County Amount $45,399.66 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, ANGELA M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $45,399.58 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITT, BRIAN D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,399.51 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPARELLI, LAURA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $45,399.48 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, JAMES M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,399.41 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, BETH M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,399.24 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDIE, SHAREE B Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $45,399.14 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIES, STUART G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $45,398.99 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RICHARD R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $45,398.87 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, ADAM J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $45,398.86 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MARY ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,398.64 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERBAN, CONSTANCE M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $45,398.43 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $45,398.22 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZA, WILLIAM G Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $45,398.14 Date 01/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, MARIA E Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $45,397.91 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,397.79 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUELER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $45,397.79 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $45,397.75 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, JAMES M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,397.47 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST-BLOOMFIELD, SHONDELLE N Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,397.47 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,397.27 Date 03/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENA, BARBARA S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,397.04 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, MICHAEL E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $45,396.88 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELI, GLORIANA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,396.82 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TONY J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $45,396.80 Date 01/28/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, STEPHEN P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,396.69 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LARRY Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,396.69 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLICKMAN, JASON L Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $45,396.61 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADEEN, MIAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,396.56 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KRISTIN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,396.32 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Madison CSD Amount $45,396.26 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, BRYAN R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,396.10 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGREN, ANGELA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,396.00 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, EILEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,395.63 Date 01/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, ROBERT C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,395.47 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGENT, TONYA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,395.38 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCZARA, ROMAN J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,395.35 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMILIO, JANET A Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $45,395.22 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZMAN, BRIAN S Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,395.08 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,394.93 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, LIZA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,394.91 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAAH, DEBBIE A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,394.70 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWANI, DHANANJAY P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,394.51 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANI, STACY N Employer name Broome County Amount $45,394.49 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, DANA S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $45,394.18 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, KATHERINE G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,394.16 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTE, BARBARA B Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $45,394.14 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, E LANSING Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $45,394.02 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LYNN C Employer name Corning Community College Amount $45,393.89 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLERTON, SHA QUILLE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,393.81 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, ROSE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,393.80 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,393.78 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, LINDA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $45,393.32 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEIZA, NICOLE Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $45,393.13 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $45,393.00 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIGLIA, COLLEEN Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $45,393.00 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, AMY N Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $45,392.80 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, ALONDA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,392.75 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MACK Employer name Newburgh Housing Authority Amount $45,392.73 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,392.67 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHOTRA, DANIEL S Employer name Education Department Amount $45,392.66 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $45,392.66 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON-BEY, WILLIAM A Employer name Education Department Amount $45,392.65 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRITTANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,392.52 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, NICOLE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,392.36 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOHILL, SHELLY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,392.14 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRICIC, AZRA Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,392.01 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JAMES L, SR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $45,392.00 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVA, MELISSA A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,391.64 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALLS, JUDY G Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,391.57 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCATO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,391.50 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELL, FRANK T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,391.41 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP-BIANUCCI, JULIE P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,391.31 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, THOMAS F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $45,391.23 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPILIO, SHANNON M Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,391.11 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, ROSS S Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,391.11 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTIE, CASEY D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $45,391.02 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, MARGARET E Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,390.98 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, BARBARA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,390.78 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIREK, CATHERINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,390.78 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANTHONY W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,390.77 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, PETER Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,390.69 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MICHELE R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $45,390.49 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHR, EVANGELINE Y C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $45,390.44 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, BRUCE R Employer name Town of Pamelia Amount $45,390.26 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESEL, JOAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,390.24 Date 06/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ARAINIA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,389.94 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, TRACY A Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,389.90 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, SUSAN M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $45,389.66 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, JODY L Employer name Peru CSD Amount $45,389.56 Date 03/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROOS, MARIE ANNE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,389.51 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, WAYNE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,389.04 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, NOAH N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,389.03 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANESE, CATHERINE G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,389.03 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NIOKEY R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,388.43 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System