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 LANUTI, MICHAEL L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,135.12 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBERTON, LORRIE M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $43,135.11 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,134.93 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANONICO, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,134.55 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYNA, VONDA K Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,134.49 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, KRISTIN N Employer name Erie County Amount $43,134.42 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $43,134.39 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JAMES R Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $43,134.03 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FARLAND, DAVID W, JR Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $43,134.00 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $43,133.85 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPINSKI, STACY F Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $43,133.84 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LINDA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $43,133.78 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTE, GREGORY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,133.77 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, ASHLEY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $43,133.74 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBRAH A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $43,133.70 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, SHARON L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $43,133.66 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, AMY M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $43,133.54 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, TINA M Employer name Salem CSD Amount $43,133.53 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DANIELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,133.37 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, STUART K Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $43,133.05 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANTONIO, ROSE ANNE Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $43,133.04 Date 10/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLA, DANIELLE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,133.04 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $43,132.96 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVICO, LIONEL D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $43,132.85 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SYNTA Employer name Erie County Amount $43,132.76 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ALEXANDER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,132.67 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSHEY, SARAH G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $43,132.67 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, DENISE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,132.55 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SCOTT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $43,132.12 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,131.85 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNORS, JOHN E Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,131.78 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Kingston Amount $43,131.78 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERIS, MARIA J Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,131.65 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULAND, SUSAN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,131.57 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRINO, TIMOTHY B Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $43,131.34 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, STACEE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,131.29 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CAROL E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,130.90 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MALCOLM, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $43,130.90 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TIMOTHY W Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $43,130.83 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTO, ANTHONY J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $43,130.82 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAKS, MARTHA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,130.44 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, AARON J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,130.39 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MEGHAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,130.23 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARADEK, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $43,130.09 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, RICHARD J Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $43,130.07 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGELMYER, JIMI D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,130.06 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SAMUEL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $43,130.04 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $43,129.84 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHELLE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,129.65 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UWODE, LA ROCQUE Q Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $43,129.60 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FLAVIO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,129.58 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASIK, JUNE V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,129.23 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, JAMES H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,129.20 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANCIC, BETTY Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,129.18 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ANGELA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $43,129.18 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MYRON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,129.13 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHRISTIAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,129.06 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of Richfield Amount $43,128.95 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDLAM, JANET M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $43,128.89 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, AMANDA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,128.59 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERELKA, CYNTHIA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,128.46 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLER, CARRIE A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $43,128.32 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHANE P Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $43,128.31 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSHBERGER, NICOLE E Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $43,128.21 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, DONNA L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $43,128.21 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, COLLEEN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,127.90 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, CATHY E Employer name Erie County Amount $43,127.90 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SAMUEL D Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $43,127.87 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLIN, AMY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $43,127.62 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEMER, MEAGHAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,127.36 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, DIANNE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,127.34 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGA, NATALIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,127.23 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ELISSA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,126.96 Date 12/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSHEIMER, ANTHONY P Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $43,126.96 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMCOTT, CALEB R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,126.89 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JENNIFER R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $43,126.72 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LISA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $43,126.60 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ERIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,126.52 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, EVELIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,126.33 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELEANOR A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,125.92 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MICHELE S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $43,125.90 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTUNJIAN, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,125.67 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANGELA G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,125.62 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,125.62 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIAL, CHRISTINE J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $43,125.56 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, DIGNA M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $43,125.45 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTS, VLADIMIR Employer name City of Utica Amount $43,125.40 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, BRUCE W Employer name Town of Leyden Amount $43,125.01 Date 11/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, MARINA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,124.98 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFIA, WANDA I Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $43,124.68 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVAGNARO, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,124.63 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARIA Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $43,124.20 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LORNA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,123.99 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, GAIL A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,123.99 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, ELIZABETH E Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $43,123.66 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, NANCY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,123.52 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,123.52 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,123.15 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATELLIER, TIMOTHY M, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $43,122.93 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, NICHOLE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,122.18 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System