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 WICKSALL, STACEY G Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $43,765.04 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPEL, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,764.49 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSAH, RICHARD O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,764.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTTON, MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,764.02 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DOUGLAS L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,763.83 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,763.82 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, AARON R Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $43,763.48 Date 05/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,763.26 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBIONDO, MATTHEW S, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,763.20 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK SPARTANO, HEIDI L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,763.15 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, LILLIAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,762.86 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, TINA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,762.86 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTSCHACK, JOHN R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,762.79 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, MARISSA L Employer name Madison County Amount $43,762.72 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,762.68 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, BARBARA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $43,762.68 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, PRISCILLA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $43,762.61 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KENNETH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,762.08 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, SUSAN L Employer name Erie County Amount $43,762.05 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCAJ, KIERA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,761.98 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, LEANORA M Employer name Orange County Amount $43,761.87 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DEBRA S Employer name Orange County Amount $43,761.82 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORASI, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Town of Locke Amount $43,761.33 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LISA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $43,761.32 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, LAKEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,761.17 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REX, GLEN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,761.10 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLL, DANIEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,760.97 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, SHERNETTE F Employer name Education Department Amount $43,760.90 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TODD M, SR Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $43,760.86 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, ASHLIE E Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $43,760.86 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DAISY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $43,760.77 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, TRISHA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,760.63 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, COREY D, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,760.07 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, LISA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,759.86 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, LISA G Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $43,759.78 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, GLENN J Employer name Village of Voorheesville Amount $43,759.73 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGRIST, DAVID E Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $43,758.92 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, KELLY A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $43,758.83 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, LISA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,758.65 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNET, ANN MARIE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $43,758.61 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BRIAN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,758.57 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, PAULETTE D Employer name Salem CSD Amount $43,758.54 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDASS, NORMA S Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $43,758.52 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CHRISTINE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,758.49 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOE, MARGARET L Employer name Town of Galway Amount $43,758.33 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCES D Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,758.01 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETERLE, KRISTEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,757.64 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Ripley Amount $43,757.46 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, LISA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,757.31 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBETTA, JENNIFER A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,757.15 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,757.14 Date 12/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWEILER, GEORGIANA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $43,756.82 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, LAURA R Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $43,755.99 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNAL, EUGENE J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $43,755.90 Date 10/25/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $43,755.73 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TAMELA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,755.61 Date 02/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEUKELAAR, DANIEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,755.50 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SARAH L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,755.40 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, KARL S Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $43,755.26 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIPP W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $43,755.04 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARY F Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $43,754.86 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINOWSKI, LISSA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,754.71 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, LARRY T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,754.55 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,754.54 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKAL, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,754.50 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, VERNON C Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,754.46 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, ANNA L Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $43,754.12 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $43,754.09 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAURING, KELLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,754.07 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAU, JEFFREY A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $43,753.88 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, THERESA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,753.81 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, JANELLE A Employer name Yates County Amount $43,753.80 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, ROBERT D Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $43,753.79 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, JOSEPH N Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $43,753.62 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIATTO, ANGELA J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $43,753.31 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTONE, HOLLY A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $43,753.14 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, JOSEPH G Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $43,752.81 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITROV, KAMEN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $43,752.64 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, JULIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,752.57 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJAK, MARK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,752.56 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $43,752.06 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, ERIC L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,751.87 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN-SKELLY, FRANCES M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $43,751.77 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, ANNETTE K Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $43,751.50 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $43,751.47 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMOL, ANDREW J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $43,751.17 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, NATHAN A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $43,750.99 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURANT, ANNE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,750.25 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUELS, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $43,750.16 Date 06/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERCK, GREGORY J Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $43,750.10 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAKE, QAMIRAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,750.07 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,749.97 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTEL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,749.81 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, DEBORAH S Employer name Essex County Amount $43,749.70 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SYLVIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $43,749.40 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARGARET H Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $43,749.10 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, MICHAEL E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,749.05 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, DANIEL J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $43,749.05 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, WILLIAM S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $43,748.55 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDENS, JOHN D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $43,748.41 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System