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 HIBBARD, BETTY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMAIN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, DESIREE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZILSKY, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, MARY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEN, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASENCIA, LISA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, SHIRLEY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, TRACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENDZIK, CYNTHIA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, CHRISTY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPERA, CYNTHIA MAE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SHANNON Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, STEVEN J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARIE, CAROL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIN, DANIEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, ISABEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOGIAS, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, PAULA K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOENZSCH, ANN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUME, ROBERT T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JACK P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, KEVIN C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, NATHAN O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, LESSIE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, JEROME A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, SUSAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIRE, RICHARD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONOUGH, MARION A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOSEPH E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNANGST, LINDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ALAN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, DEBORAH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JOHN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICENS, JOAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ALLISON A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELLO, LINDA E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ROBERT T, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, KATHLEEN F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JANICE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHERRI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOKOSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTINO, JACQUELINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KATHERINE J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTA, KAREN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, GLORIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANEK, ELLEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTER, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERCIOCH, JANICE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PAUL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.50 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, LAURA E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, RHONDA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DARLEEN L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, LAURA G Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICK, MARY A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $43,297.50 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, DONNA J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERVIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERT, MARIE D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, JOAN F Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGATO, LYNNE C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METICHECCHIA, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREHN, CHRISTINE F Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, RUSSELL G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKOLA, KENNETH P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHRYN J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, TAMMY P Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, JONATHAN W Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, KIM L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDER, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, BARBARA B Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,297.50 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,297.50 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHAD E Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRLEY, GAIL S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOHN J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, JAMES L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $43,297.50 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, DEREK V Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMANJIAN, NANCY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DENISE L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,297.50 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNEL, JOANN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,297.50 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAZNY, VANESSA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOFFO, VINCENT G Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TARNAGHAN, THOMAS R Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRZANOWSKI, MICHAEL D Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, JOHN P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMONACO, ROBERT A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENCLAWSKI, DANIEL W Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $43,297.50 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TERRY L Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYNN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DERYLL J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,297.50 Date 12/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, CINDY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,297.50 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PAUL M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,297.50 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System