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 WALSH, PETER M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $43,732.55 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $43,732.31 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, JOAO A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $43,732.27 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROY, KELLIE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,732.23 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, ARLENE E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,732.06 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $43,731.73 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MELISSA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,731.46 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN-LANGDON, DEBORAH A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $43,731.30 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DAVID C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,731.15 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DORIS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,730.93 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, HEIDI M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $43,730.90 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKYNE, ELFREDA G Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $43,730.27 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TIANA C Employer name Erie County Amount $43,729.98 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MANUEL G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,729.76 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DIANA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,729.67 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JASON A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $43,729.50 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNELLY, JENNIFER Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $43,729.42 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, JEFFREY G Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,729.36 Date 06/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEROME E, JR Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $43,729.30 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL LEE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,729.25 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN-LETT, HELEN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,729.16 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIBLACK, LESLIE K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,729.15 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATON, CALVIN L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $43,729.08 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKOWITZ, MARY Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $43,728.90 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ANDREA M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $43,728.82 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KEITH D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,728.73 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,728.49 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $43,728.44 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, RANDY W Employer name Village of Marathon Amount $43,728.09 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RHONWEN L Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $43,728.00 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFLAND, JEFFREY B Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $43,728.00 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDRAM, CARRI-ANN Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $43,727.89 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEILING, JAY D Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,727.83 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOYE, DAWN C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,727.79 Date 05/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RUTHANN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $43,727.78 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHWINGER, WARREN I Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $43,727.60 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREANEY, JOANNE M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $43,727.52 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESICK, JON N Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $43,727.24 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, TODD E Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,726.68 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, ANDRE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,726.66 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEO, DAVID A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $43,726.63 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $43,726.08 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $43,725.96 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SCOTT A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $43,725.94 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SELMO, RHONDA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,725.84 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZEPASNIAK, LEIGH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,725.74 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, SARAH E Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $43,725.37 Date 03/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPARA, JARETT P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,725.04 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDOCIN, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,725.03 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEN, DONALD K Employer name Greene County Amount $43,725.01 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, RUSSELL C Employer name Town of Halcott Amount $43,724.88 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, DEAN A Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $43,724.69 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,724.34 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMES, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,724.24 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMBE, JANE O Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $43,724.22 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BILLY R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,724.03 Date 03/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDEN, SHARON L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,723.91 Date 07/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOY, TRACY A Employer name Madison County Amount $43,723.64 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MICHAEL B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,723.63 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, KENNETH J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,723.55 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB-TRIM, LINDA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,723.50 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, WILLIAM F Employer name Village of Mexico Amount $43,723.45 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, LAWRENCE T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,723.09 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERE, NOREEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,723.05 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIORE, CHARLES N Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $43,723.00 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEINZER, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $43,722.89 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNS, SCOTT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,722.83 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANRIEL, GEORGIA C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,722.73 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTNIK, SARAH D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,722.70 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETT, KELLY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,722.62 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BRUNILDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,722.41 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOHN M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $43,722.35 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, MARY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,722.20 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSON, KATHY J Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $43,721.73 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SAMMY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $43,721.48 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $43,721.36 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONE, MARILYN A Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $43,721.24 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JOANNE S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $43,720.82 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, DARLENE V Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $43,720.66 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, KATELIN N Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,720.58 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVI, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $43,720.53 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $43,720.53 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JESSICA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $43,720.47 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLEN, MELISSA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,720.22 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUES, ANDREA H Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $43,720.19 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, PAUL M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,720.12 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, JAMES L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $43,720.05 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BARBARA H Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $43,719.67 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEZ, REYNALDO Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $43,719.59 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, JOSEPH T Employer name Hamilton County Amount $43,719.38 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JUSTIN L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $43,719.27 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $43,719.22 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUKEERTHIE, PRIYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,718.98 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, LORI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,718.73 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTERA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,718.73 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEFFE, MARIE N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,718.70 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLYKE, MAUREEN M Employer name Tully CSD Amount $43,718.70 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLI, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,718.62 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANNA, JANET M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,718.42 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RYAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $43,718.32 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System