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 RICHARDS, DERRICK W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,148.39 Date 11/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGG, DONNA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $45,148.24 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACHER, MICHAEL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,148.23 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, KELLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,148.16 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DONALD R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $45,147.97 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGRICICH, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,147.87 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACCHIO, JILLIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,147.50 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,147.44 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, ALICE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,147.44 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,147.44 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LEAH M H Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,147.40 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JENNIFER M Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $45,147.29 Date 08/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARIALISA Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $45,147.20 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TRACY K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,147.12 Date 06/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTUS, CHRISTINE I Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $45,146.86 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $45,146.44 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMMASINI, CANDOLORO C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,146.40 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, SUSAN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,146.33 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WENDY J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,146.31 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, JOHNNIE MAE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $45,146.31 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, TONYA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,146.19 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHAN, JAMES L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,146.19 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, JASON E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $45,145.96 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, AIMEE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,145.71 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, MEGAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,145.61 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLIER, SANDRA L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $45,145.00 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPINSKI, KELLY M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $45,144.98 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANABLE, DARNELL T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $45,144.29 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DESMARIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,143.57 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIAN V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,143.55 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCIO, LOIS M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $45,143.54 Date 11/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSDON, FRED G, JR Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $45,143.24 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEALY, AMANDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,143.22 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, MIGUEL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,143.11 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, CAROL Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,142.97 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZO-RAMOS, MARITZA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $45,142.82 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAGUSO, MICHAEL A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $45,142.62 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TARA J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $45,142.60 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOSHUA D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,142.30 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNAN, MARY E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,142.22 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANO, TARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,142.17 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERER, JUDITH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,141.95 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARU, GRACE T Employer name Corning Community College Amount $45,141.85 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $45,141.72 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, PAUL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,141.71 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, NAOMI C Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $45,141.63 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTI, LISA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,141.43 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, THOMAS C R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,141.31 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, PAUL V, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,141.20 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRETT A Employer name Essex County Amount $45,140.85 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WARREN W Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $45,140.78 Date 04/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOHN F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $45,140.68 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SEAN C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $45,140.67 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZOUK, DANIELLE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,140.60 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARSKI, CAROL A Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $45,140.21 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LA SHAWN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,140.16 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, CAROL ANN Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,140.00 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISS, LAURIE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $45,139.32 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, DEBRA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $45,139.32 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCHLICKI, AMY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,139.27 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,139.03 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $45,138.83 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOFF, SUSAN P Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $45,138.80 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKES, ELAINE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,138.78 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK C Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $45,138.51 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNY, FABIOLA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $45,138.40 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, BRIDGET H Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $45,138.31 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, JESSICA L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $45,137.91 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREONZE, CATHRIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,137.79 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELCINSKI, JODI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,137.62 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, REBECCA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,137.55 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TAMARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,137.48 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,137.32 Date 12/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBIO, STEVEN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,136.95 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, IRESSHA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,136.75 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, CARRIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,136.69 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBACH, PARBATTIE Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $45,136.38 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, ELISABETH A Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $45,136.33 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANSCHAN, CINDY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,136.00 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, KATHY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,136.00 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWELL, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Minden Amount $45,136.00 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, LAUREN C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,135.96 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, SHAWN N Employer name Education Department Amount $45,135.84 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, KARIMA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,135.13 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, SANDRA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,135.11 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLECHE, ANTHONY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,135.01 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCILLO, KIMBERLEY S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,134.83 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, DOROTHY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,134.47 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATICE, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Durham Amount $45,134.40 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, KRISTINE M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $45,134.40 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,134.09 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, DAVID A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $45,133.94 Date 05/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASZEWSKI, RICHARD E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $45,133.93 Date 01/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, SHARON R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,133.72 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $45,133.64 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKER, VICTORIA L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $45,133.58 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, WENDY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,133.24 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRTH, LAURIE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,133.20 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGSBY, SUSAN S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,133.20 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, PHYLLIS A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,133.20 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System