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 LURRY, CHARLES C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,327.85 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUPE, LEON J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $44,327.80 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARLENE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,327.45 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, KATHLEEN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,327.28 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JESSICA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,327.20 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORDINO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,327.16 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,327.11 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LISA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,326.91 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JOYLIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,326.70 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLEMENT D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $44,326.20 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, DEANNA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,325.91 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARETT, PEGGY E Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $44,325.62 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIDIS, MARIA Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $44,325.17 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAURI, ARLETTE F Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,325.11 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSHUA, PORSCHE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,324.86 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOD, DAVID B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,324.71 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY-BRYAN, DIANE Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,324.69 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDO, THOMAS P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $44,324.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,324.13 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHGILL, TARA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,323.92 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, TRACY M Employer name Education Department Amount $44,323.88 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN-ADNER, SHARON L Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,323.60 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGEANNES, STEPHEN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,323.54 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPINO, JOSEPH A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $44,323.49 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, NANCY J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $44,323.43 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDO, OMAR G Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $44,323.38 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOYCE A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $44,323.14 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, RANDY E Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $44,322.93 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIN, MIREILLE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,322.64 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANJONES, KENNETH G Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,322.51 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FETKY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $44,322.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, KAREN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,322.29 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, EMMA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,322.27 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, DIANE M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $44,322.23 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, MARC G Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $44,321.97 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,321.94 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JILL M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,321.38 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTWICK, ROBERT W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,321.21 Date 03/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAL, JEANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,321.15 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CLIFFORD E Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $44,321.11 Date 04/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JENNIFER K Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $44,320.86 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Amount $44,320.73 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, BARBARA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $44,320.70 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANTIC, PENNY L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $44,320.32 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKNER, RUTH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $44,319.93 Date 02/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, AMANDA L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $44,319.79 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,319.78 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFUSO, SHERYL A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $44,319.49 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $44,319.45 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, GARTH G Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $44,319.18 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, PAMELA J Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $44,319.18 Date 07/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, DAWN M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $44,319.10 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSINGER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,319.00 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEXTON, TIMOTHY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,318.88 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, ALLISON W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,318.86 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, SHAUN R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $44,318.85 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,318.84 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHISTER, AMANDA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,318.65 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, PATRICK S Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $44,318.59 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VICTORIA J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $44,318.51 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASIEJKO, ADAM G Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $44,318.41 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, TRAVIS D Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,318.25 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIZARNA, JOSE RAMON Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,318.20 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, MICHELLE E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,318.18 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIGENT, DAVID C Employer name Albany County Amount $44,318.10 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,318.00 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEKAN, SAFET Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,317.83 Date 11/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOWSKI, DIANE A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,317.76 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARSH, MARION L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,317.36 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,317.32 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE WITT, BRETT A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $44,317.20 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, FRANK J Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $44,317.18 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MARANGELI Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,317.13 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASARO, ANTONINO R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,317.13 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYSON, MARGARET R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,316.77 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, PHYLLIS Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $44,316.46 Date 05/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRA, CONSTANCE A Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $44,316.38 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, LENIOR A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,316.13 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPURDIS, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $44,316.00 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LLOYD S, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,315.88 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, BRAD J Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $44,315.88 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $44,315.82 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, TINA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,315.49 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-MEEKS, LU ANN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,315.40 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, JASON C Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $44,315.39 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, MARY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,315.36 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, BRET J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $44,315.30 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, EDWARD L Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,315.28 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLEN, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,314.88 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHERYL A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $44,314.84 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,314.76 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, SHEILA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,314.75 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JEFFERY A Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $44,314.74 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYE, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,314.71 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, JEANETTE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,314.43 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARLENE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,314.20 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, CHERYL B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,314.17 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT-MAURO, SUSAN M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $44,314.17 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBER, KRISTEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,314.02 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOURADES, MICHAEL C Employer name Albany County Amount $44,313.96 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System