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 LEIBACH, DARIA M Employer name Watervliet Housing Authority Amount $43,992.24 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHOT, DENISE B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,992.19 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARY J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $43,992.12 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,992.09 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KATHLEEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,991.94 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCHELLA, ANDREA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,991.79 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIE, AMANDA C Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $43,991.70 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RODOLFO, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,991.66 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOOLA, BABATUNDE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,991.56 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTICK, GREGORY P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,991.49 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JONATHAN S Employer name Essex County Amount $43,991.20 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, RICKY Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,991.14 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, KIP M Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,990.99 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,990.78 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LORI M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,990.63 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCZYNSKI, STEVEN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $43,990.45 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, KRISTIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,990.43 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOHN Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $43,990.24 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, LUKE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,990.23 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ROYCE M Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $43,989.95 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $43,989.84 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, RALPH Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,989.70 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLON, JENNIFER Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,989.69 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, MIGUEL, JR Employer name Tully CSD Amount $43,989.52 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSERT, TYLER D Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $43,989.51 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, REANNA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,989.40 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, CONSTANCE I Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $43,989.27 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, YVETTE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,989.19 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DANIELLE C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,989.01 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADBERRY, CORTEZ L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $43,988.81 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPO, JAMES P Employer name Albany County Amount $43,988.54 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PAULA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,988.27 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, BRUCE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,987.81 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNER, JEFFREY T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,987.79 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,987.79 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,987.79 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, MARK Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,987.79 Date 07/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHELLE A Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $43,987.59 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNAY, JOSEPH S Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $43,987.50 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARELLI, ARTHUR J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $43,987.48 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $43,987.48 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, RAYMOND D Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $43,987.46 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, DAVID C Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $43,987.35 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JUSTIN W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,986.95 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNETT, JAMES E Employer name Albany County Amount $43,986.83 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, DANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,986.68 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SARAH J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $43,986.29 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CLIFFORD D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,986.15 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GERSON E Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,986.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOSKI, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,985.65 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBOULIS, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Amount $43,985.58 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, YUDERKA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,985.53 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYIMAH, NANA G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,985.26 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANALA, SMITHA R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,985.04 Date 08/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONECK, HEATHER M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $43,984.96 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAESAR, TEZRA Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,984.91 Date 04/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, BEVERLY D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $43,984.47 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $43,984.30 Date 09/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, EDWARD J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $43,983.96 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROBIN Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,983.89 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JOSEPH C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,983.89 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, TINA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,983.70 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, SARAH R Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $43,983.63 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DESORENE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,983.28 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Department of State Amount $43,983.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARD, GLORIA A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $43,983.07 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, RICKEY E, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,983.05 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, CARMEN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,982.84 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETJEN, KATHLEEN G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $43,982.65 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBOHER, PAULA F Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $43,981.89 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, RITA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,981.77 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACINELLA, ROSA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $43,981.65 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, FRANCINE S Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,981.29 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, DEBORAH A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,981.29 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, DONNA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,981.29 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, MICHAEL C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $43,981.26 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEKTOR, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,981.13 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, PATRICK G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,981.06 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEINERS, GAIL B Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,981.04 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, NANCY A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $43,981.04 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, LAURA J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $43,980.80 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRINKWATER, GLENN G Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $43,980.71 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANOUNG, JONATHAN A Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $43,980.60 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGLE-MEACHAM, RENEE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,980.56 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, BEVERLY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,980.55 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANN M Employer name Yates County Amount $43,980.37 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBERRY, CHAYGNON U Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,979.76 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $43,979.70 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETTER, SUSAN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $43,979.60 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATUNJI, ANTHONIA O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,979.47 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, FREDERICK C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,979.35 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOLORES M Employer name Orange County Amount $43,979.16 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, ZACHARY B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,979.04 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, AMY B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,978.93 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARRYL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,978.61 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMBRE, APRIL S C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $43,978.39 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, MADELINE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,978.13 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,978.11 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, EILEEN H Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $43,977.90 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERING, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,977.88 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System