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 ROBINSON, SUDIE ANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,706.27 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA I, DELILAH Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,706.24 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $44,706.23 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LELLA, MARY V Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,706.17 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, DEBRA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,706.13 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARK E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,706.13 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, GORDON L, JR Employer name Town of Masonville Amount $44,705.94 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, LISA A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,705.83 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEX, TIFFANY A Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $44,705.60 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, DEBRA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,705.54 Date 11/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGBLOOD, GUY A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $44,705.22 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY-HAMELINK, JANICE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,705.13 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ROSCOE R Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $44,705.08 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE DE LEON, MONIQUE N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,704.78 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,704.52 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, NICOLE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,704.44 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETH, ANITA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,704.27 Date 12/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, LAURIE A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $44,704.11 Date 08/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, ROBERT R Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $44,704.06 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,704.00 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, BRITTANY B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $44,703.95 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYSON, MARILYN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,703.80 Date 06/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, MELISSA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,703.61 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $44,703.27 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRIAN K Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,703.18 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL C Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $44,703.13 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, STEPHANIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,702.85 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, NEIL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,702.78 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLINTO, FRANCIS Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $44,702.31 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Akron CSD Amount $44,701.93 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, ZORAIDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,701.65 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVLAND, WANDA P Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $44,701.59 Date 07/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, HEATHER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,701.15 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, VINCENT C, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $44,701.02 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, LEONARD A, JR Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $44,700.96 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONK, KEVIN R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,700.80 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, RAYMOND M Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $44,700.77 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DIANA L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $44,700.71 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,700.61 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JUDY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,700.41 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, BARBARA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,700.41 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, BARBARA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $44,700.13 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERGOSKY, DEVIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,699.35 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWOL, DEBRA L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,699.33 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBLOND, LINDA H Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $44,699.20 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTER, PETER E, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $44,699.18 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SUSANNE N Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $44,699.18 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, PAUL T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,698.63 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, CHRISTINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,698.62 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SUSAN A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $44,698.45 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANER, CHARLES K, JR Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,698.10 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARANJO, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,697.74 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDREAU, SHELDON A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,697.56 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKEY, TINA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,697.47 Date 07/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSATKA, BRIAN D Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,697.37 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, VICTOR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,697.24 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ETHEL Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $44,697.22 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DONNA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,697.22 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NELSON Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,697.22 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, DEBRA R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,697.22 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBURN, MICHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,697.17 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHAWN K Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $44,697.13 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDECOR-FLORES, KARLA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $44,697.07 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSINOWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,697.05 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGELIQUE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,696.97 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBROTO, MICHELLE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,696.74 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, KATHY G Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $44,696.68 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOM, LOY D Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $44,696.66 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DARIEN W Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $44,696.59 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, KATHLEEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,696.54 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTICELLO, MICHAEL G Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,696.47 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-SINGLETON, LORI A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,696.44 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEBER, LAUREN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,696.44 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, VANESSA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,696.44 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, SUSAN D Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $44,696.41 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHAUGHNESSY, JENNIFER L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $44,696.41 Date 03/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, CAMILLE A Employer name Orange County Amount $44,696.32 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, CITLALLI T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,696.15 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,696.01 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $44,695.89 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,695.87 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, DAVID F Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $44,695.73 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVGLOSKI, HEIDI LYNNE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,695.55 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DIANA S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,695.48 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, MARILYN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,695.47 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEE, LAURIE N Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $44,695.32 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, GORDON N, III Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $44,695.14 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TRAVIS T Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,695.08 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SUSAN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $44,694.97 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTON, DONNA J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,694.57 Date 03/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, LAURENCE H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,694.29 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BRIAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,694.15 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, GLENDA B Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,693.96 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARROW, SHAWN W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,693.91 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWELL, KEITH L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,693.73 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, LON J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $44,693.45 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUNG, JOANNA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,693.24 Date 03/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, MARCIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, RACHEL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,692.82 Date 12/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETOK, SHEILA Employer name Education Department Amount $44,692.82 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System