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 GUZMAN, GABRIEL A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $44,142.69 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KAREN E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $44,142.63 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, M DARLENE Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $44,142.55 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, SHERRY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $44,142.51 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KATHRYN L Employer name Education Department Amount $44,142.32 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KRIS M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $44,142.24 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LANNE, CLIVANS Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,142.15 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, DONALD R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,142.12 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, BEVERLY J Employer name Essex County Amount $44,142.00 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, RONYSE Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $44,141.68 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVILLE, EBONI Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,141.52 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWAN, KRISTEN C Employer name Warren County Amount $44,141.51 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JAMES M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,141.14 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIER, JAMIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,141.04 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOZZELLA, PATRICIA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $44,140.92 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHENY, MARK L Employer name Erie County Amount $44,140.70 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS BAKER, GEORGIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,140.27 Date 12/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN-GRAHAM, MORTICIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,139.62 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JON E Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $44,139.50 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, CASSANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,139.38 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCHER, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Richford Amount $44,139.25 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RONNIE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,139.17 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTOCK, RONALD C Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $44,139.17 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOHER, BRIDGET B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,138.76 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JONI L Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $44,138.76 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSLOP, HOLLY M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $44,138.68 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFIDE, JASON C Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,138.40 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYR, JONATHON R Employer name S Tier West Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $44,138.38 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, DAVID L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,138.34 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAGOURIS, EVANGELOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,138.25 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, MICHAEL E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,138.20 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, ALEXIS F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,138.11 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTAHALL, PAULINE M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $44,137.71 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, DEBBIE J Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,137.62 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JUSTIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,137.55 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREST, JENNIFER M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $44,137.42 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, THOMAS P Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $44,137.26 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODE, HARRY W Employer name Town of Richmondville Amount $44,137.20 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZEL, EILEEN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $44,137.04 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, DARA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,136.98 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESO, BRITTANY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,136.68 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LINDA J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $44,136.42 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, SUNNY G Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $44,135.81 Date 08/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MARK C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,135.74 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, TERRENCE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,135.60 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, KEVIN Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $44,135.49 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL-AVERY, NICOLE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,135.41 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAPE, CASSANDRA A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $44,135.37 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, SHANNON L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $44,135.33 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, KRISTINA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,135.18 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACONO, DEREK C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $44,134.84 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WILLIE Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $44,134.79 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER-MURRAY, RICHELLE L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $44,134.72 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $44,134.66 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, IAN R, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,134.64 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KAREN A Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $44,134.30 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, KIM Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,134.20 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMING, PAMELA A Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $44,134.15 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, JASON S Employer name Essex County Amount $44,134.09 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, ELEANOR C Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,134.08 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOHN D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,133.91 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ADAM W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,133.87 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, ELISE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,133.75 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAHAN, REBECCA L P Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $44,133.74 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VINCENT Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $44,133.68 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, KIP D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $44,133.61 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, PETER R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,133.41 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED-BRADLEY, LESLIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,132.92 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, NANNETTE G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,132.82 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHERI B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,132.65 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, BETTY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,132.65 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENTSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $44,132.33 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTENBER, RENO R Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $44,132.17 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, ANGELA D Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $44,131.85 Date 05/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,131.49 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEMM, TIMOTHY P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,131.20 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARMEN V Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $44,131.20 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LYNETH S Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,130.98 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBRO, CAROL C Employer name Orange County Amount $44,130.73 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, MATTHEW J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $44,130.50 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CAROLE M Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $44,130.43 Date 06/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, CHRISTINA L Employer name City of Olean Amount $44,130.41 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, KIMBERLY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,130.04 Date 06/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, MARIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,129.87 Date 12/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,129.83 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA PAVA, MARCELA Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $44,129.40 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, DEANA K Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $44,129.11 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Owego Amount $44,128.90 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARMEN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,128.71 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADROWSKI, STEVEN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,128.62 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $44,128.42 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSMIERCZAK, JAMES P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $44,128.11 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, JULIET D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,128.10 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CAROLE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $44,128.06 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KAILEEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,127.99 Date 01/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLUS, LAURA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,127.17 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,127.12 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, MARGARET Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,127.11 Date 12/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE M Employer name Education Department Amount $44,127.11 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, TRACEY Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,127.11 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System