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 BUQUICCHIO, THOMAS Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $45,388.43 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DARIN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $45,388.40 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LORI A Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,388.22 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DONALD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $45,388.12 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SUE ELLEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,388.08 Date 01/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMO, ROXANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,387.99 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, BRIAN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,387.98 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, RAYMOND H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,387.49 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, ANTHONY D Employer name Schuyler County Amount $45,387.39 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CAMILLE A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $45,387.32 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSEILLE, ENIDE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,387.17 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, BETZABEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,387.05 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROBIN L Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,387.02 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASIOR, DONNA M Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,387.02 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOELL, KIMBERLY P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,386.87 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JACOB G Employer name Village of Greene Amount $45,386.85 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANDRE N Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,386.67 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, SARAH E Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $45,386.36 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKINENI, KRISHNA CHAITANYA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,386.23 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, MARK Employer name Albany County Amount $45,386.10 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMP, MICHAEL R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,385.87 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LONNA J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,385.87 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, WALTER W Employer name Granville CSD Amount $45,385.70 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, JOSUE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,385.52 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, KYLE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,385.42 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,385.32 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDI, MARISSA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,385.26 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULVIN-CHASE, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Manchester Amount $45,385.20 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, KAREN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,384.87 Date 07/25/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EMILY F Employer name Broome County Amount $45,384.59 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDINE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $45,384.45 Date 02/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $45,384.23 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, AIMEE A Employer name Education Department Amount $45,384.17 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,384.05 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSBURY, PATRICK W Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $45,384.02 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, LINDA J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $45,383.98 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,383.62 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYTHER, THERESA A Employer name Warren County Amount $45,383.61 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EDNA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $45,383.39 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, PATRICK A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $45,383.34 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENER, LAURA A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $45,383.09 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, BRUCE E Employer name Erie County Amount $45,382.94 Date 08/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ADRIANNE M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $45,382.69 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,382.67 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOESHORE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $45,382.63 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELLE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,382.41 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELINO, GUY J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $45,382.26 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, AARON M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,382.26 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, KAREN S Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $45,382.14 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, SUZANNE J Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $45,382.06 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, GARY R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $45,381.68 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $45,381.35 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, FRANK R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $45,381.21 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Morris Amount $45,381.03 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, KIM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,380.98 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, DANIELLE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,380.92 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHELE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,380.80 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRODER, COLLEEN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,380.76 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JACOB S, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $45,380.64 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, CAROL L Employer name Chemung County Amount $45,380.44 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOHN J, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $45,380.43 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $45,380.18 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFUS, JOSETTA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,380.15 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, EILLEEN E Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $45,380.00 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIDERSKI, HOLLY M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $45,379.92 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, MICHELLE H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,379.72 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BARBARA J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $45,379.71 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAN, LERIDANIA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $45,379.67 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, EVERETT E, JR Employer name Town of Rush Amount $45,379.47 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RICHARD R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,379.32 Date 02/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, MEAGAN L Employer name Franklin County Amount $45,379.26 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GOLIER, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $45,379.19 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHMS, KATHRINE V Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,379.12 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEVER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $45,379.12 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, A'DITA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,378.99 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, AARON R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,378.73 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ADA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,378.49 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEII, LUCY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,378.49 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, CREG C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,378.39 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATEK, GLENN H Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $45,378.29 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, KATHERINE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $45,378.14 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RICHARD JAMES Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,378.06 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, LEVI R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $45,377.81 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLES, DOROTHEA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $45,377.46 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, LAURA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,377.07 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, ELLA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,377.05 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, JOHN R Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $45,377.02 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MARK S Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $45,377.00 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, ERNEST G Employer name Town of Durham Amount $45,376.95 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, DENISE E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $45,376.84 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, JONATHAN W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,376.81 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, HERBERT F Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $45,376.74 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, THOMAS S Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $45,376.46 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, NANCY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $45,376.19 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, PHILIP M Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $45,376.11 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGALADO, JOSE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,375.36 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $45,375.22 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, ROBERTO B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $45,375.13 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMAY, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $45,375.06 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, RYAN S Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $45,375.00 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System