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 FELBER, JENNIFER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,822.00 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSEN, KAREN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,822.00 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISI, ANGELA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,822.00 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHAN, GERARD T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $43,821.93 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GENE E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $43,821.92 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, BEIBA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,821.80 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DWIGHT H Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,821.66 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, GAIL D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,821.66 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,821.55 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, ANGELICA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,821.54 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URICK, NICOLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,821.33 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, MAUREEN Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,821.01 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DEBRA Employer name Town of Evans Amount $43,821.00 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LUIS D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $43,820.53 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIER, JOELLEN Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $43,820.46 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKOWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $43,820.00 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, MARIA C Employer name Franklin Co Ind Dev Agcy Amount $43,819.76 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLL, LUANN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $43,818.72 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, HEATHER A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,818.60 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, DANIEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $43,818.54 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,817.95 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, LEAH T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,817.92 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONER, MARY V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,817.90 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MITCHELL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,817.81 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $43,817.38 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHGAL, VEENA Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,817.32 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, JASON R Employer name Columbia County Amount $43,817.05 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, PATRICE E Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $43,817.03 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MICHAEL C Employer name Orange County Amount $43,817.00 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ADRIANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,816.99 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,816.81 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, KAMRAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,816.80 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ANGEL E Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $43,816.80 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTATHARA, JOJO J Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,816.60 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JONATHAN S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $43,816.57 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RANDY K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,816.29 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKO, DIANE M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $43,816.14 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBICKI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,816.12 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHAEL W Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $43,816.00 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, KARA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,815.97 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $43,815.69 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, PATRICIA M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $43,815.66 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA VOLLMER, SERGIO R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,815.59 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLINS, LESLIE A Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $43,815.41 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COACHE-WALTERS, SIMONE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,815.38 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEATMAN, DENNIS R Employer name Town of Sherman Amount $43,815.37 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISKAVICH, COLBY L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $43,815.18 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEBORAH J Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,815.07 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARENDA, CADY L Employer name Education Department Amount $43,814.97 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNER, LINDSAY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,814.78 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, RENNIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,814.65 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHART, KYLE N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,814.14 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $43,814.02 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALISE, MICHAEL R Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,813.64 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MATTHEW B Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,813.53 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKMAN, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,813.11 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, HOLLY LEWIS Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $43,812.85 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERS, KALYN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,812.84 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZO, JAYME L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $43,812.67 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, NANCY E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $43,812.52 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLCARE, DAREL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,812.43 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-LEWIS, TRACY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,812.24 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONETTI, DEBRA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,811.95 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMANO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,811.62 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBOWY, LISA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,811.51 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DARLEEN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,811.51 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCHFORD, DARIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,811.41 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRAPUTO, DENISE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $43,811.23 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $43,811.16 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, LILLIAN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,811.05 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANNINO, ARLENE B Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $43,810.98 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,810.96 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ASHLEY N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,810.61 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIM, REBEKAH L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $43,810.56 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, KATRINA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,810.38 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY-WYCKOFF, TARA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,810.14 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, CHRISTINE S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $43,810.10 Date 07/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, MARY K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,810.03 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLEISEN, TRISTAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,809.97 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, MARY JANE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,809.84 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, TAMIKA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,809.84 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NICOLE A Employer name Education Department Amount $43,809.66 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ANSELMO E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,809.55 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECE, VICTOR B, III Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $43,809.53 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWROCKI, CHARLENE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $43,809.46 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $43,809.09 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, JILL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,808.94 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTMAN, DANIEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $43,808.88 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, EDWINA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,808.59 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, WHITNEY A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,808.50 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUX, SEAN C Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $43,808.48 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, MARCEL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,808.34 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, GLENN Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $43,808.30 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JONATHAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,808.25 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, ERIC J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,808.19 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, BARBARA J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $43,808.05 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DARLENE G Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,807.84 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, SORAYA A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,807.60 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIGE, MARIA V Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $43,807.57 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, COLIN R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $43,807.52 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System