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 BARCHUK, THERESA A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $45,065.72 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LAKISHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,065.63 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERONEZI, SARAH M Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,065.50 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVIC, SENHAD Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,065.46 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOCELYN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $45,065.40 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, CHERYL L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,065.26 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS-STRONG, LA SHAUN V Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $45,065.01 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, AUDREY P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $45,064.99 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARCIA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $45,064.99 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,064.96 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPRANO, SCOTT M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,064.74 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ROBERT H Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $45,064.66 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, SUZANNE C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,064.38 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDMAN, CAROLYN Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $45,064.37 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROE, NICOLE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,064.36 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAMA, JOHN D Employer name Erie County Amount $45,064.30 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID S Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $45,064.23 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTARINO, PAUL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,064.10 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELING, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,063.89 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHERYL V Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,063.70 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNO, JOANN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,063.70 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, JOHNNY Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,063.62 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELL, JOSHUA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,063.38 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KIMBERLY S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $45,063.29 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, ANDREW C Employer name Erie County Amount $45,063.26 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, GWENDOLYN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,063.24 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARY B Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $45,063.23 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ELSIE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $45,063.18 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDISON, NADRA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,063.17 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMIEH, KARIMEH S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $45,063.16 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AMY D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,063.02 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, LOUISE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,063.02 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUS, MARA ANNE W Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $45,062.96 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JANET L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $45,062.87 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARSDALE, DAVID R Employer name Town of Morehouse Amount $45,062.86 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CASSANDRA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,062.82 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, KENNETH Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $45,062.66 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, DENNIS A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,062.66 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, LYDELL L Employer name Education Department Amount $45,062.66 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECHT, ELMIRA I Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,062.66 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, MARIE JOSEE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,062.66 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,062.66 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, JENNIFER A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,062.66 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,062.60 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DARLENE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $45,062.59 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, GAIL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,062.59 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, VERONICA A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $45,062.40 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, JOSEPH M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $45,062.04 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SCOTT L Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $45,062.02 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATRINA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,061.90 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LESLIE P Employer name Essex County Amount $45,061.87 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLERTON, EAN W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,061.70 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SUEZEVE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $45,061.43 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, DIANA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,061.23 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTQUIST, WILLIAM B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,061.23 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKLOS, CAMILLE E Employer name Erie County Amount $45,061.13 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETKO, KIMBERLY M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,061.13 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIRE, GAIL M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $45,061.03 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URREY, DALE F Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $45,060.95 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, FREDRICK L Employer name Town of Portage Amount $45,060.71 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIBAT, JORGE J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $45,060.65 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, MARLENE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,060.39 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIM V Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,059.95 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, REBECCA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,059.29 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, DEBORAH S Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,059.11 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, PATRICK A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,059.10 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUECKNER, CODY E Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $45,058.84 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,058.76 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELEY, RACHEL D Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,058.76 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERZLER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $45,058.63 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, JOHN L, II Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,058.48 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, RONI J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,058.46 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANOS, ALICE C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $45,058.30 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMAN, JAKOB B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,058.20 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ETZER Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,058.00 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTER, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,057.71 Date 12/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE MORTEL, LINDA C Employer name Wayne County Amount $45,057.60 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EMILY A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $45,057.59 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANG, UTKARSH J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,057.46 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, FAITH J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,057.20 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, EVE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,057.20 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFTLEBERG, LISA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,057.20 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELF, LORRAINE H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,057.20 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,057.20 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, LORETTA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,057.20 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROSEMARY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,057.20 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, JOYCE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,057.20 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTELLA-RAPP, AUDRA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,057.19 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, TERESA Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $45,057.01 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,056.97 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIKOWSKI, PAULA J Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $45,056.92 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHNER, ELIZABETH Employer name Albany County Amount $45,056.75 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,056.62 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, RAYMOND R, JR Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $45,056.60 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOHN E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,056.52 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, MICHELLE A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $45,056.40 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWIGHT, WALLACE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,056.06 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, BARBARA Y Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,056.00 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,056.00 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMM, NANCY A Employer name Albany County Amount $45,055.97 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System