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 FALVEY, MELISSA L Employer name Broome County Amount $43,106.24 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTLES, ANGEL M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $43,106.23 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWIN, FREDERICK W Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $43,106.16 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CALLI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,106.09 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, DOROTHY L Employer name Erie County Amount $43,105.91 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRA, KYANNI D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,105.63 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARA, ANNETTE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,105.61 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGAR, LIDIUSKA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,105.36 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, STEPHEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,105.23 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELOSH, TYLER J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,105.15 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOMAN SOBERS, MARY H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,105.12 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIONE, SHARON M Employer name Albany County Amount $43,104.87 Date 08/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZYNA, JOYCE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,104.85 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, LYNN A Employer name Albany County Amount $43,104.82 Date 11/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHARON M Employer name Albany County Amount $43,104.79 Date 07/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHAN, COLLEEN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,104.06 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, KAREN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,103.94 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KEVIN J Employer name Delaware County Amount $43,103.88 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JEANINE S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,103.30 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARLIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,103.18 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ALBERT F Employer name Tioga County Amount $43,103.05 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, BENJAMIN R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $43,102.95 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, KRISTI L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $43,102.65 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURIN, CATHERINE L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,102.60 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, KELLY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,102.60 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALBUTO, SARAH R Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $43,102.56 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROSS G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,102.44 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, NELSON P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,102.38 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHSKENS, JANET W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,102.13 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MISTY M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,101.93 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, HIDALITH ZAPATA Employer name Orange County Amount $43,101.93 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Bainbridge Amount $43,101.66 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, RALPH L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $43,101.57 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOEHNER, WILLIAM Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,101.51 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, JAMES C Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $43,101.42 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, BEVERLY A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $43,101.35 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JAMES J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $43,101.29 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KERA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,101.07 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, JULIE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $43,100.24 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZMINO, MAURICIO S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,100.12 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, WENDY Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $43,100.06 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACIENGA, RICHARD M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $43,100.03 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTON, LETICIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,100.00 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM D Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $43,099.85 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, NAIMA I Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $43,099.60 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, RYAN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $43,099.59 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DANIEL P, II Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $43,099.44 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOYER-MALLO, MICHELLE E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $43,099.23 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSER, MARY T Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,099.18 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELES, DEBORAH A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $43,099.17 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KALA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $43,098.80 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, DARLA J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $43,098.78 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSTO, CHELSEA Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $43,098.58 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGNELLI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,098.46 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOJACONO, PATRICIA L Employer name Erie County Amount $43,098.06 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,097.78 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, SCOTT L Employer name Essex County Amount $43,097.78 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERTY, KELLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,097.63 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CATHY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,097.48 Date 04/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JODY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,097.35 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, AIMEE V Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $43,097.22 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENCHAK, LINDA M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $43,096.94 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEY, JOSHUA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,096.47 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIELLE C Employer name Warren County Amount $43,096.36 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNASZAK, KEITH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,096.31 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGUIRE, PAUL J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $43,096.16 Date 04/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERERA, LIYANAGE SAHAN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,096.16 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $43,096.00 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MASON A Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $43,096.00 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURI, JENNIFER V Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,095.73 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRO, SANDRA A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $43,095.48 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSKI, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $43,095.34 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, GARY Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $43,095.31 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,095.24 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTREPO, ANGELA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $43,095.16 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLYOD, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,095.09 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANESE, ALICIA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $43,095.07 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIDERSKI, JAMES J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $43,094.96 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, STEVEN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,094.83 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,094.79 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFARLAND, DAWN M Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $43,094.72 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $43,094.61 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLITOR, ANN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,094.52 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERRICO, MARIA I Employer name Greene County Amount $43,094.39 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, CHARLES R Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,094.13 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODZIAN, MICHELLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,094.10 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENATE, TYLER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $43,093.79 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITON, MARC S Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $43,093.52 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWDEN, PAUL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $43,093.37 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, MICHAEL S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,093.32 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, LANNIE J Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $43,093.24 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARGRET Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $43,093.18 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKIN, YOLANDA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,092.83 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHRITE, SARAH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,092.69 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, STEPHEN J Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $43,092.55 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVA, ANGELINA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,092.49 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, JEAN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $43,092.37 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, TAMARA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $43,092.36 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ROBERT J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $43,092.25 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDEL, JONATHAN S Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,092.25 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System