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 BERGER, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $45,118.44 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KEVIN J Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $45,118.42 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, GLEN C Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $45,118.27 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHAMBRI, VINITA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,118.26 Date 11/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, RODNEY L Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $45,117.98 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURBUSCH, MELANIE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,117.55 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, ALEXIS M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $45,117.50 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERAM, NICOLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,117.38 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, COLLEEN J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $45,117.29 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATHOUT, JOHN G Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $45,117.14 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,117.12 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, MONIKA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $45,117.06 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, ANNETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,117.05 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $45,116.84 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, DANIEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,116.62 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KATHRINA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,116.24 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORT, HEATHER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,116.03 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLEY, FAYNIER C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,115.87 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,115.85 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, SHERRY M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $45,115.79 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,115.78 Date 11/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,115.73 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBFLIESH, CARL A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $45,115.71 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHECKA, LAURA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,115.56 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANGELICA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,115.54 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DEMETRIUS S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,115.53 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WALTER J Employer name Town of Reading Amount $45,115.50 Date 12/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, PAUL E Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $45,115.40 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLINSKY, CHERI A Employer name Tioga County Amount $45,115.10 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEMORE, ZACHARY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,115.01 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIFFLER, PRESTON C Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $45,114.93 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMMER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,114.85 Date 07/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, CALEB M Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,114.77 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $45,114.76 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, WILLIAM J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $45,114.56 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,114.44 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NINIS, THOMAS R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,114.15 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, AIDA I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $45,114.09 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CAREN A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $45,114.09 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYSKELLA, SUSAN K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $45,114.09 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPNEY, HEATHER M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $45,114.09 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUSER, BEVERLY A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,114.09 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, YANICK M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,114.09 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MICHAEL G Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,114.09 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, RICHARD B Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,114.09 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JANICE A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $45,113.98 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, MARIE Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,113.68 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERESA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $45,113.56 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, REBECCA L Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $45,113.45 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CALLY R Employer name Erie County Amount $45,113.25 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TAKENYA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,113.03 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARJORIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,112.70 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DAVID M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $45,112.54 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMAR, CHAD R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $45,112.51 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAHUG, DAISY GRACE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,112.16 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFSTRATIOU, BARBARA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,111.45 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, AUBREY N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,111.17 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, COLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,111.14 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $45,111.11 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPS, MARGARET A Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $45,111.06 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, CHRIS J Employer name Lake George Park Commission Amount $45,111.04 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, COLEEN M Employer name Chenango County Amount $45,110.60 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, PATRICIA Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $45,110.60 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, KATHLEEN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,110.58 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYANN, DAVID M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $45,110.57 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, FREDERICK P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $45,110.47 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $45,110.41 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, ANI Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $45,110.29 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GIOVANNI Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,110.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SHARLENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,110.11 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, DENNIS J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,110.06 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $45,110.03 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARING, CASEY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $45,110.01 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISLER, KRISTINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $45,109.97 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DAVID P Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $45,109.44 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,109.40 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, KATE M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $45,109.35 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, REBECCA M Employer name Warren County Amount $45,109.19 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,109.03 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSAGNO, HARRY M Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,108.92 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCATELLI, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $45,108.90 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSHUA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,108.77 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JEFFREY T Employer name Albany County Amount $45,108.76 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRANDT, KRISTEV P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,108.58 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHART, ALLYSON M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $45,108.57 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, JORDAN C Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $45,108.54 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEGLIA, DONALD A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $45,108.53 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINGS-BENN, ADENEIKA N Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $45,108.52 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANET L Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $45,108.47 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TAMMY J Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $45,108.28 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, PAUL P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,108.24 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEAU, JOHN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,108.19 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAS, ANDREW Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,108.14 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, EMILEE A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $45,108.03 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, LAURA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,108.03 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KRISTIN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,107.93 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, SEAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $45,107.68 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, OCTAVIA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,107.32 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISONELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Albany County Amount $45,107.29 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTA, ROBERT J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,107.20 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System