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 COE, JESSICA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,807.48 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACARELLI, DEAN E Employer name Greene County Amount $43,807.46 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,807.35 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLETON, DONNA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,807.23 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAFIN, MARYLYNN Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $43,807.22 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLAGE, AMANDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,807.16 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, TIMOTHY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,807.02 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, SHEILA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,806.68 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVORE, SARAH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,806.61 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPUCCITTI, SUSAN D Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $43,806.22 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $43,806.19 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTIS, JOHN W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,805.97 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDUSKI, KATHRYN P Employer name York CSD Amount $43,805.84 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKA, BEVERLY D Employer name Columbia County Amount $43,805.75 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGG, JENNA N Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $43,805.28 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DANNY J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $43,804.95 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,804.80 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, BRIAN N Employer name Albany County Amount $43,804.57 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, BRYAN K Employer name Village of Malone Amount $43,804.31 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTHIG, STACY L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $43,804.25 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATA, MOHAMED A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,804.23 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWEHL, ROBERT L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,803.81 Date 04/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TACORA P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $43,803.77 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL-SORCI, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,803.74 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, JOSHUA C Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $43,803.65 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHARLES A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $43,803.60 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, WENDY A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $43,803.40 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLBERG, MARK P Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,803.13 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, SOULANGE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,802.98 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANT-AMEY, MARIA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,802.94 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNKO, NICHOLAS D Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,802.89 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARREAL, ANA LIZA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,802.86 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, KENNETH M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $43,802.86 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, MEGAN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,802.77 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDWELL, RICHARD Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $43,802.45 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PENNY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,802.36 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERMAN, SHELBY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,802.36 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEET, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,802.35 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, SHAWNE K Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $43,802.33 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, FREDERICKA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,802.27 Date 02/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUDINA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $43,802.23 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THABET, HOWA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,802.20 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,802.11 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODMAN, KRYSTAL C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,802.09 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIEL, MILEDY G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,801.91 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARO, NICHOLAS W Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $43,801.69 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, SALVATORE A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,801.55 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMIE L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $43,801.48 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, RICHARD D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,801.31 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, RICHARD M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $43,801.09 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORICS, MICHAEL J L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,800.80 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGAST, ELIZABETH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,800.66 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIO, GINA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $43,800.47 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOYE, JOSHUA R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,800.34 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JEREMY D Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,800.20 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERTFEGER, DARIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,800.13 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, KACIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,800.04 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHEARSDORF, SARAH J Employer name S Tier West Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $43,800.00 Date 05/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, BETH A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $43,799.78 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,799.72 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRI, DOUGLAS J Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $43,799.47 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOTT, JONATHAN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,799.45 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JOSHUA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $43,799.42 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUELE, JAMES J, SR Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,799.14 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIPP, KIMBERLY M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,799.02 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCHER, PATRICIA L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $43,799.02 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BYNU Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $43,798.74 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIS, VICTORIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,798.56 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA-SANTIAGO, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,798.55 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, MERT J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,798.54 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MARY E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,798.13 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JEANETTE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $43,798.08 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, JOHN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,798.03 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACASA, JILL A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $43,798.03 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRUSCIK, GRACE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $43,797.72 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, DEBORAH M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $43,797.62 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANDREW D Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,797.28 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LATRISHA D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $43,797.17 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MICHELLE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,797.16 Date 04/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSEAU, MARIE LUCIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,797.02 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONN, TERRY L Employer name Town of Ira Amount $43,796.94 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ROBERT A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $43,796.82 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, CYNTHIA F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,796.77 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMBRIDGE, NATALIE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,796.31 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LAUTREC H Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,796.24 Date 09/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, JOANNE E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,796.11 Date 12/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDRELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $43,795.82 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANGELIQUE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,795.79 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $43,795.57 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JIMMY D Employer name City of Hornell Amount $43,795.24 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACUTONE, JAMES L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,795.02 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTER, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Groton Amount $43,794.99 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, NICOLE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,794.93 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARIE, JENNIFER A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,794.69 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, DAVID B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,794.53 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, LISA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,794.37 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHT, LAURA A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $43,793.79 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,793.68 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,793.68 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY-SAVOIA, MARY Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $43,793.68 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System