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 STEWART, CYNTHIA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $43,197.21 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVICE, DEIRDRE A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $43,197.09 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JOSEPH, III Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,196.82 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, HARRISON J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,196.74 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, BRIGID J Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $43,196.60 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHAI, ANCY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,196.23 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,195.99 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLES, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $43,195.70 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, NEIL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,195.48 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, PATRICK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $43,195.41 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, GERALDINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,195.27 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERSCHAFER, DAVID W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,195.24 Date 11/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HILARY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,195.23 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, WILLIAM D Employer name Village of Sherman Amount $43,195.20 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEEVER, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $43,195.07 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MONICA L Employer name No Greenbush Common Sd Amount $43,194.72 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BIONCA Y Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,194.67 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MELISSA A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $43,194.64 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW W Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,194.58 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGER, GREGORY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,194.52 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACE, KERRY M Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $43,194.52 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, DAVID L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $43,194.23 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WENDY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,194.09 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAN, GLORIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,193.98 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSORTI, JOHN C Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $43,193.95 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAROL E Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $43,193.91 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BRENDAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,193.59 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, DEBORAH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,193.59 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DEANNA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,193.58 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, NINA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,193.56 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $43,193.50 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,193.14 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUST, TRACY L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $43,193.12 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, KRISTI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,193.11 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, KRISTEN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,193.07 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDY, KEVIN B Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $43,193.06 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, TINA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,193.05 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, MARY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $43,192.93 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OARE, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Canajoharie Amount $43,192.92 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGAR, DIANNE M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $43,192.77 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOSEPH P Employer name Broome County Amount $43,192.42 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, KERRI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,192.05 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPERNOLL, GAIL S Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $43,191.92 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBBLE, MAUREEN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,191.81 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROBERT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,191.74 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YAEGER, LISA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $43,191.49 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, WILLIAM N Employer name Town of Unadilla Amount $43,191.41 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, EDWARD F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $43,191.39 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $43,191.16 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOSEPH S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,191.11 Date 12/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, DANIEL W Employer name Erie County Amount $43,190.05 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIO, CONSTANCE D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,190.00 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRST, ROLAND C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $43,189.59 Date 08/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCARZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,189.37 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, BRANDI L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $43,189.07 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBASAKI, MIYUKI Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $43,189.00 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCHI, MARY KAY Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $43,188.57 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHNER, SUZANNA Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,188.19 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEF, ALLISON R Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,187.92 Date 07/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARUN, NAFIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,187.67 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYOR, HEMILY Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $43,187.66 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRET, JEFFERY S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,187.48 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GEE, LISA P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,186.69 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPETCHNY, JOSEPH C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,186.48 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITCHELL, PATRICIA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,186.39 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOWSKI, MARY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $43,186.29 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, TERESA ANN Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $43,186.07 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, RUSSELL J, JR Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $43,186.01 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $43,185.93 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, BRIAN R, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $43,185.75 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, CHARLES Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,185.46 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVORE, EMILY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,185.38 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FELIX R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,184.76 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDER, TRACEY D Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,184.52 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPSTER, ANTHONY J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $43,184.52 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTATI, TERESA M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $43,184.49 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINE, DONNA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,184.43 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JASON M Employer name Canton CSD Amount $43,184.33 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, RONALD E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $43,184.22 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBER, JOHN R, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,184.16 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, SHAIN K Employer name Town of Hermon Amount $43,184.08 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRIS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,184.04 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORANTE, WAGNER Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $43,184.01 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESSEY, MICHELLE C Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,183.52 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, EDWARD L, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $43,183.34 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, SANDRA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,183.07 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, BRANDY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $43,183.01 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCIARONE, CLAIRE Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $43,182.73 Date 10/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, JUSTIN M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $43,182.61 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, ROBIN T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $43,182.54 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, CILDA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,182.44 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,182.43 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, BARBARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,182.31 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, DENISE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,182.18 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPAUL, BEVERLY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,181.95 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEGAN A Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $43,181.75 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $43,181.66 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABON, MARCELLA M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $43,181.61 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVALETA, STEFFANY T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,181.55 Date 04/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOLO, JOYCE A Employer name Erie County Amount $43,181.15 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System