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 DICK, TINA LOUISE Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $43,485.31 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, TARA J Employer name Department of State Amount $43,485.20 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MELYSSE R Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $43,484.89 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCZEWSKI, ROSE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,484.84 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNLEY, ELISE F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,484.81 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-JOHNSON, TIFFANY N Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,484.81 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,484.68 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, JOANNE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,484.63 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JOHN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,484.55 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, CLAIRE C Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,484.37 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDERIAN, PAUL D Employer name Warren County Amount $43,484.15 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, CORBIN N Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $43,483.96 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LAWRENCE W, JR Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,483.93 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JOHN P Employer name Town of Northampton Amount $43,483.68 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMET, PARVEEN Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $43,483.62 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASPINWALL, PATRICIA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $43,483.58 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TABITHA M, MRS Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,483.51 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DONALD N, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,483.43 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORER, LISA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,483.43 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CINDY C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,483.42 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, VALERIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,483.41 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, J MARTHA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,483.39 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SHAWN P Employer name Erie County Amount $43,483.26 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, BRENDA S Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,482.73 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEBLEIN, LYNNE M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,482.73 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DOREEN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $43,482.72 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, JENNIFER A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $43,482.60 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,482.60 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEJKA, PAUL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $43,482.39 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULTER, JOSHUA L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $43,482.38 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVERELL, KARLA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,482.38 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, YOLANDE G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,482.15 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, DEBORAH A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $43,482.15 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARENBERG, CYNTHIA J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $43,482.14 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JULIO Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $43,481.63 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JORDAN A Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,481.63 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $43,481.34 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANTY, TERESA Employer name Putnam County Amount $43,481.08 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTER, PETER A Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $43,480.93 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOGERO, STACIE M Employer name Sullivan County Swcd Amount $43,480.93 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFFREY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,480.69 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARTIN V C Employer name Franklin County Amount $43,480.63 Date 04/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KATHRYN L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $43,480.39 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, BETHANY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,480.31 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, EDWIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,480.00 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, CHRISTINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,479.96 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULAHA, LILIANA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,479.26 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CARLTON H, JR Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $43,478.42 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, ADAM J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,478.10 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, WARREN L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,478.06 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCO, CECELIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,478.05 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOEGTLING, CARL R, II Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $43,477.66 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AARON T Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,477.51 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOSHUA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,477.15 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, JOHN R Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $43,477.14 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, BEVERLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,477.03 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, MARGARET J Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,477.02 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, JANE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,477.02 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JUANITA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,477.01 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, MICHELE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,477.00 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JUDITH K Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,476.99 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMEL, LEE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $43,476.99 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SUSAN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,476.95 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, LYNETTA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,476.95 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, JENNY LR Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $43,476.94 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, ERIC M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $43,476.88 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, BLAS D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,476.82 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, MICKEY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,476.61 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCLAIR, SEAN M Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $43,476.60 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLICUTT, AMANDA L Employer name Broome County Amount $43,475.88 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHAMUS, DENISE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,475.83 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $43,475.80 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, MEGAN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,475.77 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYER, DIANNA M Employer name Orange County Amount $43,475.61 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, KAREN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $43,475.16 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHERRY D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,475.06 Date 01/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $43,474.93 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, JESSE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,474.86 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, DOUGLAS B Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,474.62 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, TERESA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $43,474.60 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DANIEL F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,474.59 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, JASON J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,474.59 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONE, IAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,474.59 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,474.59 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTERS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,474.46 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERGE, MELISSA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,474.33 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $43,473.83 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORACE, MARGARET Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $43,473.73 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, CONNIE L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $43,473.60 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, STEVEN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,473.47 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,473.40 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NILES, SABRINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $43,473.36 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, MARY ALICE Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $43,473.19 Date 11/03/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINDALE, PAMELA M Employer name Washington County Amount $43,472.89 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, MARGARET Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $43,472.88 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOD, VINAY K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,472.55 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, FALISA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,472.54 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, AMY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,472.31 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERDZINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $43,472.30 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, NICOLE R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $43,472.24 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System