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 URY, DWAYNE W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $44,295.90 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, HAROLD G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,295.67 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAMES T Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $44,295.66 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRBY, ANDREA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,295.39 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODUS, AMY L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,295.26 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KEITH W Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,295.22 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAEPFEL, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $44,295.15 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, SHARLENA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,294.95 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDERKIN, JASON D Employer name Town of Burns Amount $44,294.86 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, TONJA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,294.83 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $44,294.69 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBUSKIRK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,294.46 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTZ, LUCINDA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,294.05 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY I Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $44,293.84 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZI, JOSEPH, III Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $44,293.70 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENOWTH, RAYLENE F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,293.64 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINERO, CARMEN R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,293.29 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASIE, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,293.26 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $44,292.95 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVENSKI, JODY M Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $44,292.89 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODNY, ELLEN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,292.76 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, STEPHEN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,292.64 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILBERT D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $44,292.50 Date 11/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHAW, REBECCA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $44,292.45 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRON-BARTHOLOMEW, HILLARY K Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,292.33 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, NICOLE Y Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $44,292.33 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, KEVIN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,292.32 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERE, DARREN Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,292.32 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOGOLD, LUCILLE E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $44,292.22 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,292.12 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHLIN, AMBER N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,291.98 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESHKEVICH, ELENA Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,291.98 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, JENNIFER L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $44,291.87 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARETANO, GREGORY R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $44,291.62 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, NABRESHA N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,291.61 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKI, MARTIN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,291.53 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPERUS, RENEE S Employer name Newark CSD Amount $44,291.51 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLUS, BRIAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $44,291.39 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLOW, LUCY B Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $44,291.27 Date 05/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, OWEN P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,291.18 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYFOUR, AHMED Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,290.99 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, WILLIAM C Employer name Albany County Amount $44,290.92 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CANDICE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,290.90 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULDIN, JENNIFER Y Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $44,290.82 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN-MORGAN, TERESA F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,290.67 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTEN, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,290.65 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANG, KATHY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,290.65 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DAVID M Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,290.33 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, DENISE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $44,289.86 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAETH, DAWN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,289.72 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,289.53 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, SHIMARAYAH T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $44,289.29 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARO, APRIL M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,289.28 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGENBROD, ELLEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,288.92 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, FREDRICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,288.76 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERRY R Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $44,288.59 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURATOLO, ANGELA D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,288.52 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, JACOB L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,288.34 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, DARLENE M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $44,288.18 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KATHY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,287.77 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, PAMELA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,287.56 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPKE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $44,287.39 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WAN, SEAN S Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,287.33 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GAIL P. Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $44,287.20 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLETON, ORA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, YVONNE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, AMY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, DOROTHY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUAN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,287.20 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LENA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,287.20 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, CAROL V Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $44,286.30 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SUZANN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,286.24 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, MICHELE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,286.21 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, JUSTIN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $44,285.99 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOALCRAFT, LAURIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,285.96 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRORY, T J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $44,285.93 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,285.37 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPRE, THERESA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,285.37 Date 03/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMER, ANA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,285.34 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, KAREN A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $44,285.08 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, IAN A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $44,285.01 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, SHEILA F Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $44,284.78 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,284.69 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARDO, JANINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,284.51 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIUZZI, STACY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,283.92 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESTERAK, JEFFREY J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,283.83 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, FRANCINE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,283.73 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, SUSAN J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,283.17 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ERINN E Employer name Orange County Amount $44,283.13 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, DONNA L Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $44,283.10 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LELIETH I Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,283.10 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LISA S Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,283.10 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, IRMA Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,283.10 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTOLA-GOMEZ, ELVIRA T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,283.10 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MICHELE R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,283.10 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, FLORA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,283.10 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIADEEN, GLADYS G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,283.10 Date 12/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTHU, ANOUSEYA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,283.10 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSABENE, PATTI J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,283.10 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System