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 BAKER, ANNIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,127.11 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATRICIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,127.11 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, JOAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,127.11 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOLA, DAVID D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,127.11 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CLARA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,127.11 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SANDRA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,127.11 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, PAMALA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,127.11 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KAREN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $44,127.11 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BARBARA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,127.11 Date 11/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,127.11 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISTRALE, CLARA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,127.11 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, SABRINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,127.11 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, ANTHONY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,127.11 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, JAYSHREE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,127.11 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHRIG, MEREDITH L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $44,126.93 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, OWEN T Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $44,126.85 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, QUINN A Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $44,126.81 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,126.52 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,126.44 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODEK, KRISTIN A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $44,126.43 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, WENDY J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $44,126.35 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISE, MIRIAM Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $44,125.97 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUCI, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,125.96 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, CHERYL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $44,125.83 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBIAS, PAZ P C Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $44,125.71 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDIE, SYLVIA L Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $44,125.61 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, KAREN Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,125.31 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RONALD A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,125.10 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONZI, ANN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $44,125.08 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JESSICA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,125.00 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, PEDRO A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,124.95 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, STACEY L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $44,124.44 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, RANI T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,124.24 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNATA, JESSICA J Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $44,124.23 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, JAMES A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $44,124.20 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN-RUSSELL, ELIZANNE B Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $44,123.83 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETS, LINDA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $44,123.22 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, PATRICK D Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $44,123.21 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEL, IRIS D Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,122.88 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, FRAN E Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $44,122.88 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, ANN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $44,122.62 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, VERONICA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $44,122.53 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONETTI, ROBERT R Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $44,122.46 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID G Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,122.43 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ERIN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,122.38 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSON, DENISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,122.31 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRACCIANO, MEGHAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,121.88 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRY, KATHERINE L Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $44,121.81 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, RUTH R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,121.77 Date 12/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, KELLY E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,121.35 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRETE RAMIREZ, ELDERLY O Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $44,121.29 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOSKI, LORI A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,121.10 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARYCZAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $44,121.00 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIFFARD, CHARLES H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,120.94 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPATA, SANDRA M Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $44,120.81 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HAROLD L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,120.57 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLENSOHN, LAURA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,120.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ROXANNE M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,120.20 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASO, HEATHER A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,120.07 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSHORNE, WALTER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,120.02 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHRISTY L Employer name Broome County Amount $44,119.97 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETT, MELANIE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,119.82 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, NOAH J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,119.62 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, DEBORAH Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $44,119.58 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, TAMMY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,119.54 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, SARAH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,119.16 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEAN L Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,119.09 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKO, LORREAN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $44,119.00 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL LUIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,118.58 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, TONYA L Employer name Education Department Amount $44,118.48 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, ROOSEVELT, JR Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,118.37 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ZACHARY M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,118.14 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SUZANNE M Employer name City of Olean Amount $44,118.07 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DEVIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,118.00 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAKHOV, KIRILL V Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,117.90 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, DONALD E Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $44,117.73 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, TIFFANY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,117.72 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER-PAPPAS, PATRICK W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,117.56 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, MARY K Employer name Warren County Amount $44,117.55 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $44,117.52 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWIN, SALLY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $44,117.42 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, NATHAN P Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,116.93 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SAMUEL A, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,116.83 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, TINA E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $44,116.56 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNISON, DARREL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,116.39 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANA, GAMBO Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $44,115.93 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, SALLY C Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $44,115.85 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMU, PATRICIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,115.67 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWE, MEGAN E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,115.65 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, CHAD W Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $44,115.62 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, SHANNON M Employer name Education Department Amount $44,115.56 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSON, JEAN P Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $44,114.98 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OINEN, CATHERINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,114.89 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCELROY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $44,114.75 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, PERSANDRA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,114.67 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JENNIFER R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,114.50 Date 05/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NARCISO Employer name Erie County Amount $44,114.42 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CATHERINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,114.29 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLE, STEPHEN S Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,113.92 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSOMS, DONNA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,113.81 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System