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 MC KINNEY, BETH A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $44,397.86 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, MAMATA P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $44,397.86 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUT, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $44,397.76 Date 05/09/1963 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNSCH, MARY ANNA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,397.67 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, VALERIE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,397.35 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, CHARLES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,397.08 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STROKA, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $44,396.99 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCO, SUSAN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,395.96 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,395.79 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINARDO, RAQUEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,395.72 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODE, MICHAEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,395.68 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $44,395.35 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GALA, THOMAS Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $44,395.25 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTOR C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,395.02 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, CATHERINE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,394.96 Date 06/27/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTI, PAUL M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $44,394.80 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANELLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $44,394.71 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSMAI, ANNE M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $44,394.71 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, SHANNON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,394.51 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, ANNA MARIE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,394.51 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, RENEE L Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,394.41 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HARRY C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $44,394.35 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ADRIAN R Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,394.35 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUM, KALE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,394.27 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, BRANDON E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,394.23 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DARYL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,394.14 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JANET D Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $44,394.10 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, DERRICK J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,394.05 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCCI, LOREDANA Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $44,393.98 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, MARK A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,393.81 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBERRY, SUSAN C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $44,393.69 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, CYNTHIA J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $44,393.57 Date 05/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETE, GEORGE W, II Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,393.50 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ROBERT J Employer name Broome County Amount $44,393.19 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY-GILBERT, JOYCE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,393.02 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $44,392.96 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JEFFREY Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,392.93 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLITON, ZACHARY S Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,392.79 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNER, LAVETTE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,392.72 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBRITE-JONES, MARY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,392.72 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $44,392.48 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETA, JEANNINE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $44,392.12 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, MARYANN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,392.00 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZON, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,391.90 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, MENOVA E Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,391.76 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES O, DAVID Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,391.76 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, EVA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,391.75 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,391.65 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZYCKI, JOSEPH T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,391.50 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, AUGUSTINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,391.24 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERR, ADAM L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,391.03 Date 03/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, CELESTINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,390.68 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, LUCAS C Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $44,390.65 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Munsey Park Amount $44,390.35 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABHAM, CIACIAWNA S L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $44,390.21 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALIN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $44,389.89 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIDORE, JEAN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $44,389.87 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JARED D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,389.78 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, HATTIE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,389.76 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHAZDAMI, NOUREDINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,389.49 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, CANDE C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $44,389.36 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, STACY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,389.35 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCES, MAUREEN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,389.34 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, FLORENCE L Employer name Albany County Amount $44,389.19 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, MICHAEL Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $44,389.05 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEN, SELINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,388.93 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOWAK, ALEXANDRA N Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $44,388.84 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DORIS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $44,388.78 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SCOTT T Employer name Education Department Amount $44,388.76 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, THEODORE J, III Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $44,388.09 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, JASON M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,387.62 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBECK, DAVID T Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $44,387.45 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELENZ, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,387.34 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, KAREN A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $44,386.87 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY A Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $44,386.77 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHARLES D, SR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,386.08 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZEK, RONALD J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $44,385.95 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERBAY, REBECCA S Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,385.07 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,384.65 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, PETER A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,383.61 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, MARCIA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,383.56 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARYLYNN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,383.50 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELLA, PAMELA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,383.49 Date 03/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,383.47 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZA, JOHN H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,382.95 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JENNIFER E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $44,382.78 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, VICTOR T Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $44,382.65 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ROBERT H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,382.37 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINEA, DESIREE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,382.18 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWARE, ALANA M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $44,381.92 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, PAYAL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,381.76 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, MICHELE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $44,381.32 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYDA, MARY E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $44,381.05 Date 12/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, DARCIE M Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $44,381.04 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELMER, KATHERINE M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $44,380.81 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES-DENNETT, KATHERINE Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $44,380.80 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYKOWSKI, KAREN L Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,380.63 Date 11/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAVID W Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,380.26 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARERA, EVANGELINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,380.25 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHARME, JOAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,379.55 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System