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 KINCAID, JAMIE R Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $45,013.26 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISSY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,013.24 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, TRAVIS R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $45,013.19 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, LAURIE JAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,012.73 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHARI Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,012.49 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, KENEISHA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,012.41 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $45,012.41 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, ADRIENNE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $45,011.96 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSBURY, JANINE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,011.75 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BOMSAWIN, JONATHAN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $45,011.41 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDONGO, FILMA FAYE C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,011.34 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,011.32 Date 07/31/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRIAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,011.29 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEGARI, MARIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,011.06 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ISABEL S Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $45,010.65 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, GARY K Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $45,010.36 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANUTO, LEONARDO V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,010.34 Date 02/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, GAIL M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,010.32 Date 03/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTE, TRACY E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $45,010.27 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPPEL, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $45,010.26 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGER, DEE ANN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,009.84 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUERO, JENELLE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,009.24 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESS, ELLEN F Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,009.20 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA-WEST, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,009.20 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHIUSA, RONALD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,009.16 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLEBOWSKI, CHERYL M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $45,009.13 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, NANCY A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $45,009.05 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ANTHONY M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,008.31 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODINO, DAVID M Employer name Orange County Amount $45,008.29 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMAN, LYNN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,008.11 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUEHOUNE, MELINE D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,007.77 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECULA, JESSICA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,007.37 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTEN, RESHEDDA L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $45,007.36 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, SUZANNE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,007.30 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHELA, CARMINE, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,007.26 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DONALD A, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,007.19 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ANTHONY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,006.93 Date 12/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBOS, LUZMARINA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $45,006.63 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILEO, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,006.54 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,006.12 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, MARY CATHERINE Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $45,006.04 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, CINDY Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,005.74 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, STEPHEN M Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,005.44 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALJA, FATIME Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $45,005.03 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, ANTHONY F Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,004.95 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,004.26 Date 02/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CAROLYN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,004.17 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGODA, DENNIS P Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $45,004.10 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, PATRICIA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,004.05 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALA, RENEE M Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $45,003.88 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JACQUELYN R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,003.81 Date 01/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIATO, RICK J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $45,003.74 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURD, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $45,003.41 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHARLES H Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,003.19 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, JIMMY T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,003.15 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIFFANY N Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $45,003.12 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VICKEY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,002.77 Date 04/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONE, JOSEPH S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $45,002.74 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITSWORTH, JOHN E Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $45,002.71 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTVIN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $45,002.49 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CAROL S Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $45,002.34 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, CHRISTIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,002.01 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, KAREN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,001.99 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLACHER, ASHA Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $45,001.79 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOTE, ELLEN G Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $45,001.78 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPERD, MARGARETTE A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,001.65 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELFLEY, ANNA M Employer name Village of Schuylerville Amount $45,001.48 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAMON C Employer name Warren County Amount $45,001.36 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROIS, TAMI L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,001.10 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORINO, PAULA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,001.02 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARDI, JOSEPH J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $45,000.94 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, JAMES B Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $45,000.69 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,000.50 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, SHARON L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,000.11 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLA, ANNMARIE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNA, ANDREW G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 02/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSHAM, HAYDEN D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOARTE, XIOMARA E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, JARED W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLE, TINA B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKOWSKY, PETER R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBORNE-BARFIELD, LYNETTE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGART, STEVEN B Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $45,000.02 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFGA, STEPHEN H Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $45,000.02 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFHAUS, JOEL M Employer name Town of Pavilion Amount $45,000.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSKY, JACOB M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $45,000.00 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERBANIEWICZ, DARLEEN J Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $45,000.00 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, CHARLES L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $44,999.95 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MAYA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,999.77 Date 12/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hermon Amount $44,999.76 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISLANE, LISSET Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,999.53 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,999.36 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,999.18 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILMAN, IDEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $44,999.15 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $44,999.07 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,998.93 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLA, THOMAS M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,998.56 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Chester Amount $44,998.38 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, ROSINA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $44,997.94 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ELIJAH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,997.86 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System