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 IGLESIAS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Putnam County Amount $44,671.00 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANT, ROBIN A Employer name Putnam County Amount $44,671.00 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MICHAEL E Employer name Broome County Amount $44,670.98 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, CHANTAL G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,670.90 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLING, TE'ARA S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,670.82 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIOS, UANA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,670.72 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELZ, DAWN F Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,670.47 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPING, JENNIFER M Employer name Wayne County Amount $44,670.19 Date 05/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARK, LISA Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,669.97 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JACQUELINE Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $44,669.95 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, JOHN D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $44,669.89 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, JOSHUA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,669.57 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, WALTER E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,669.17 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTECA, DOREEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $44,668.76 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, KAREN E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $44,668.70 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURICK, JODI M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,668.32 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU, TASHIEKA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,668.26 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHES, MARY L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $44,668.00 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, SCOTT Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $44,667.85 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, RANDOLPH W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,667.84 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANITA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,667.78 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMB, TODD W Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $44,667.57 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JENNIFER K Employer name Elba CSD Amount $44,667.49 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, STEVEN G Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $44,667.32 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDLER, JENNIFER Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $44,667.26 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VIVIAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,667.24 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NOLAN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,667.24 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, COLLEEN M Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $44,667.18 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVEL, GREGORY W Employer name Albany County Amount $44,667.00 Date 09/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, CHAD H Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,666.43 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, JOHNNY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,666.18 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUIGNIER, ERIC S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $44,666.12 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSHUA L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $44,666.01 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, JAMES T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,665.77 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADYMY, SEAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,665.69 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERY, KENNETH M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,665.41 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINATTI, CHARLES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,664.92 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHORN, KAREN K Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $44,664.90 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JAMES E Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $44,664.80 Date 07/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPAS, JONATHAN S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,664.76 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANOUTE, DIEULIRA P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,664.58 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEINER, CHANA L Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $44,664.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, MICHAEL R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $44,664.12 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY-FRANCIS, PAULINE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $44,663.75 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ANA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,663.72 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARRIE E, JR Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,663.34 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUM, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $44,663.24 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCHU-RICOTTA, JENNIFER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,663.19 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, DAVID B Employer name Town of Gouverneur Amount $44,663.19 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, ELLESHIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,662.91 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, SAMUEL E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,662.74 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPEL, CENYTH A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,662.60 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DEBORAH M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $44,662.58 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, RYAN J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,662.52 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, JOANNE M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $44,662.50 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDOR, TRACEY K Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $44,662.49 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, MARTHA Employer name Corning Community College Amount $44,662.39 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, GREGORY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,662.22 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALPER, DMITRY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,662.20 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $44,662.14 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOLTZ, DARLENE J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $44,661.78 Date 04/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGER, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $44,661.76 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, GEORGE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,661.54 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, SHARON Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,661.52 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARULLO, NANCY E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $44,661.50 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, TERESA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $44,661.39 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, MICHELE M Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $44,661.37 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MARY JO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,661.33 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, STEPHEN M Employer name Yates County Amount $44,661.00 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, LISA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, MARCIA J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, SCOTT Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, CLAIRE K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOOSE, ADAM S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROGER L Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,660.72 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MELISSA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,660.71 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLSTER, MARIAN F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,660.26 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OESER, DONALD W Employer name Town of Root Amount $44,660.04 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN-KRAVIS, SAM Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,660.03 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNIE, BOCEPHUS W Employer name City of Fulton Amount $44,659.94 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEY, LAURA S Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,659.78 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARQUES C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,659.69 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PETER W Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,659.65 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, JAMES S, JR Employer name Town of Paris Amount $44,659.47 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, LARRAINA A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $44,659.20 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSHINGTON, DANA L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,659.16 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,659.02 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ANJUM B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,658.88 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADY, TAMMY M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,658.72 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, LORI J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,658.61 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RUSSELL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,658.48 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIORDY, THOMAS R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $44,658.22 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESKES, LINDA B Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $44,658.12 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,658.10 Date 03/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIE E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,658.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERALDI, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,658.04 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, AGNES A Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,657.66 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, MICHAEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,657.41 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSI, TANYA Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,656.98 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, AYDEE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,656.98 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System