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 MC CORMICK, NANCY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,301.21 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ROBERT K Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $45,301.16 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SARA N Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,301.14 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, ALBERT F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,301.10 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRARA, JOANNE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $45,300.67 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, DANNY C Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $45,300.62 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCHIKOV, LAWRENCE P Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $45,300.56 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIERE, LAURA A Employer name Albany County Amount $45,300.54 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURYBURY, GERALD L, JR Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,300.44 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELLE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,300.37 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, BONNIE L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $45,300.18 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWELL, JEANNETTE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,300.03 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIDO, ANIBAL P Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $45,299.91 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, YVONNE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,299.78 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,299.68 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ABEL Employer name Huntington Housing Authority Amount $45,299.60 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, DESIREE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,299.54 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, JACQUELINE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,299.11 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI ROSA, ROSEANN Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $45,298.72 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, ANDREW J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,298.55 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEENEY, PATRICK J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $45,298.54 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCCO, DONNA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,298.41 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $45,298.40 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, SUSAN L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,298.32 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHEL, KYLE A Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $45,298.18 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHARLES Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,298.05 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSO, NICHOLAS C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,298.00 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESNER, ERIKA E Employer name Broome County Amount $45,297.86 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GLORIA J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $45,297.72 Date 06/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, HOWARD R Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $45,297.52 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BIELMAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,297.49 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRA, GEORGE Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $45,297.48 Date 09/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE KROM, NANCY E Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $45,297.18 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SABRINA D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,297.10 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, RICHARD W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $45,297.10 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBON, MARGARET M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $45,296.92 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $45,296.35 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUNK, NATHAN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,296.11 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVERL, PAOLA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,296.08 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, IRENE N Employer name Broome County Amount $45,296.05 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOWN, MICHAEL J Employer name Essex County Amount $45,295.54 Date 09/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEAL, TAMMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,295.53 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUXBURY, HEATHER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,295.49 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,295.45 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY F Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,295.43 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, VIRGINIA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $45,295.43 Date 04/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SADIE E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $45,295.38 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASPER, WILLIAM J Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $45,295.14 Date 10/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFE, PATRICIA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $45,295.08 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, DENISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,294.90 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRENDA M Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $45,294.90 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLINGHAM, LISA Y Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $45,294.78 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, THOMAS R Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $45,294.54 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MONTY J Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $45,294.48 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $45,294.38 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKIELNIAK, MARIANNE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,294.34 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLADIKIN, ALEKSEY Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $45,294.34 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE-COOK, MICHELLE A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,294.28 Date 08/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, DEBRA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $45,294.22 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, LAURIE CURTIS Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $45,294.12 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $45,294.02 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICERBO, MARC R Employer name Town of Salina Amount $45,293.97 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, CHERYL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,293.46 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, AMANDA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,293.37 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, RANDY E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,293.31 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEUGER, PAUL R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $45,293.04 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROPANI, NANCY H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,292.93 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, RONALD Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $45,292.82 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, DONNA M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $45,292.32 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, EDWARD S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,292.28 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DONALD J Employer name Village of Malone Amount $45,292.27 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES CARROLL, MONICA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,292.24 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, ROBIN Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,292.19 Date 01/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JEFFREY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,291.95 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN-CASE, BRENDA D Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,291.78 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, BRENDA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,291.59 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREK, JAMES J Employer name Madison County Amount $45,290.95 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, MARINDA Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $45,290.86 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARN, DEBORAH L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $45,290.82 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, ERIC J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $45,290.78 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHONG, MARCIA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,290.48 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, SCOTT D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,290.35 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEDGER, DAVID L, JR Employer name Otsego County Amount $45,290.28 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, BERNADETTE H Employer name Otsego County Amount $45,290.09 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, AMBER K Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $45,290.03 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, CHAD M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,289.93 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT-MESSIER, ROB Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,289.62 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, GARY N Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $45,289.36 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, KRISTEN N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,289.35 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $45,289.31 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, SYREETA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,289.13 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SUSAN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,288.93 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, MARY K Employer name Peru CSD Amount $45,288.85 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZ, GREGORY H Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $45,288.18 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JESSIE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,288.07 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEA, JANET M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,287.74 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AUSLAN, BRENDA D Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,287.71 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYNE, JANET A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,287.66 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTJEN, ARTA R Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $45,287.60 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOPO, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,287.37 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System