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 KENDALL, CHANELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,317.35 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENNON, KEVIN L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $45,317.18 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERHALT, JULIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,317.15 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAN, ROBYN L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $45,316.72 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, GLENN R Employer name Delaware County Amount $45,316.71 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANARVOGEL, IAN G Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $45,316.71 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPALOVIC, BEGIJA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,316.60 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, LESLIE A Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $45,316.44 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, HAROLD W Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $45,316.30 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ELLIOT A Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $45,316.20 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELHAM, STACEY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $45,316.13 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, JANNIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,315.97 Date 04/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, JOHN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,315.82 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATZ, DAVID R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,315.65 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KARRI L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $45,315.45 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAROLIS, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,315.36 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANESE, DEBRA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,315.21 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU FRANE, ERIC J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $45,314.73 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURITA, MAGDALENA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $45,314.71 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, VICTORIA L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $45,314.60 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELHINNY, FRANCES A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $45,314.59 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTI, SHARYN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,314.27 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOSEPH S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $45,313.84 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSE, RISE V Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,313.82 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, IRENE M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $45,313.76 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFANO, JACALYN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,313.47 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SHERRY A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $45,313.38 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANKA, CHANTAL C Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,313.30 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, CHRIS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,313.28 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBONS, CAROLYN A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $45,313.14 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHERS, KERRY S Employer name Madison County Amount $45,312.75 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $45,312.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWA, ARLETA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,312.32 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, ERIC A Employer name Town of Kendall Amount $45,312.21 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBUCCI, THOMAS M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $45,312.20 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, ELYSE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,312.10 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTED, PHILIP B, JR Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $45,311.87 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHEREN, ANN M Employer name Albany County Amount $45,311.68 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALLIS, MARGARET H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,311.61 Date 05/13/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, JILL L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $45,311.59 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, VANESSA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,311.57 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JAMES E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $45,311.55 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Piercefield Amount $45,311.54 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, STANLEY A, SR Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $45,311.52 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGER, JUNE E Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $45,311.17 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEVIKA R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $45,311.06 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, MICHAELA L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $45,310.98 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RELYEA, KRISTIE L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $45,310.22 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVA, CASSANDRA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $45,310.09 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, RICKEY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,309.96 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, LAQUANDRA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,309.89 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, CHRISTINE R Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $45,309.63 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, STEPHANIE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,309.39 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, DAWN E Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $45,309.38 Date 10/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNINK, MATTHEW T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $45,309.13 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDOLILLO, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,308.95 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFOUR, RONALD J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $45,308.80 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, COREY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,308.60 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMICK, KIMBERLY S Employer name Allegany County Amount $45,308.49 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAND-O'SHEA, CATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,308.44 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Orwell Amount $45,308.14 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERIC F Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,308.06 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, TABITHA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,308.03 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEECH, CASSANDRA L Employer name Washington County Amount $45,307.73 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEMER, TERENCE J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $45,307.69 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, MARIA G Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $45,307.49 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNAN, SUSAN M Employer name Warren County Amount $45,307.48 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SYDNEY E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,307.39 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, JACOB J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $45,307.12 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENCIO, CLARIBEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,306.85 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMONE, ALBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,306.68 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,306.63 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTARAM, MANNIKUTTAN N Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $45,306.16 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DARWIN J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $45,305.84 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, LESLIE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,305.77 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JACK Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $45,305.65 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, LARRY R Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $45,305.33 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, RYAN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $45,304.85 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY-PUGLIA, LINDA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,304.85 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, SUSAN A Employer name Essex County Amount $45,304.70 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELVOGEL, KRIS M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $45,304.70 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SARABETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,304.52 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDAY, STEVEN P Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,304.51 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOPOULOS, DINO Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $45,304.28 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRY, SHARON C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $45,304.21 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANERI, NICHOLAS W Employer name City of Troy Amount $45,304.20 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MICHELLE E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $45,304.01 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESTIN, MARC A Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,303.95 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHTEL, KATHRYN Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $45,303.63 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADELON, JEAN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $45,303.29 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KEITH I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $45,302.88 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALHAMMER, MAGNUS Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,302.71 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFALON, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $45,302.66 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOL-MARIUS, PHILIPPE-EDNER Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,302.55 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISA-KAUHAUS, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,302.43 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWALEK, MARK R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,302.37 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $45,302.26 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $45,301.72 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY-HENDERSON, DENISE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,301.65 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, RYAN S Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $45,301.65 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System