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 REED, VICTORIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $43,041.02 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARY J, JR Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $43,041.00 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRASHUNE, BRADLEY W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $43,040.74 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $43,040.58 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEATOR, WALTER, JR Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,040.55 Date 12/21/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, JASON C Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $43,040.38 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, ERIC C Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $43,040.35 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, QUANTAE D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $43,040.01 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,039.88 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXY, MARGARET Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,039.88 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATKO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome County Amount $43,039.85 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERS, JUSTIN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,039.51 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO-LOPEZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,039.06 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DEBORAH S Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $43,038.90 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKLIKOWSKI, JASON M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,038.73 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DANIELA VITALE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $43,038.57 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $43,038.48 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHANELE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,038.41 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, FRANK J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $43,038.37 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, ANGEL E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,038.09 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOTTO, PABLO A Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $43,038.07 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ANNIE Employer name Warren County Amount $43,037.74 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURMAN, LISA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,037.20 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALENS, LAWRENCE M Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $43,037.17 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATOR, DINA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,036.99 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, KIRSTEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $43,036.61 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAPRICO, KAREN K Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $43,036.32 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, ROSALIA G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,035.68 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DENISE MARIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,035.61 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKEN, GEOFFREY D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $43,035.46 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXTON, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,035.38 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTEMPSKI, ARLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,035.07 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KODY T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $43,035.03 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, JESSICA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,034.99 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $43,034.81 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ROBERT J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $43,034.80 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, MARY BETH Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,034.78 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, STEPHEN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,034.64 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, DANIEL A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $43,034.60 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, ANITA M Employer name Broome County Amount $43,034.39 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, RHONDA L Employer name Broome County Amount $43,034.39 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, NICOLE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,034.01 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, PAMELA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,034.00 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMMANN, DAVID J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,033.98 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, BRUCE R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,033.98 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOHN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,033.98 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERING, DANIEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,033.98 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ALEXANDER Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,033.95 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, LORRAINE A Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $43,033.53 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,033.40 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIC Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,033.10 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDLER, BRANDY J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,033.00 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, BRYANT R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,032.90 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, RYAN D Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $43,032.70 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWN, CORNELIUS Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $43,032.56 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPREY, LINDA L Employer name Town of Malta Amount $43,032.33 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, MARK J B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $43,032.22 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHRYN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $43,032.04 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, JOANNE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $43,032.03 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, LAURA A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $43,031.90 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VILLA, ANGELA F Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,031.88 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, PETER J Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,031.64 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DWAYNE D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $43,030.95 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPP, ZALTON T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $43,030.91 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SUSAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $43,030.64 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, JAIME A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,030.53 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, KAREN Employer name Department of Law Amount $43,030.26 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JOSE A Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $43,030.21 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, KEVIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,030.12 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZ-SILVA, ROSE MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,030.10 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, MICHELLE T Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $43,030.10 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PENNY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,029.91 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAST, COLLEEN D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,029.84 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, VALERIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,028.93 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLNER, NICOLE C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,028.77 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, KARA Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,028.56 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIERI, CATHERINE A Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $43,028.38 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNAGE, SHEILA M Employer name Essex County Amount $43,028.34 Date 03/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELGOSZYNSKI, DEBRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,028.13 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BARBARA L Employer name Glens Falls Housing Authority Amount $43,027.67 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLONE, ELLEN R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,027.56 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, MARTIN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,027.04 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERY, LANCE B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,026.95 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORR, DEBORAH L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $43,026.79 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, LINDA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,026.64 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRPACHUK, IGOR A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,026.59 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ASTON Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $43,026.57 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLMIER, RYAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,026.40 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, JO ANN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,026.38 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, KEVIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,026.17 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, RAYMOND Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,025.93 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINNEY, THOMAS L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $43,025.87 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, CORA LEE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,025.87 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, HIRAM Employer name Education Department Amount $43,025.78 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, MYRNA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,025.69 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDINGER, ANDREW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,025.68 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTERNIER, GITTA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,025.48 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKY, JOANN Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $43,025.48 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MARK A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,025.46 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENG, YUEH O Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,025.43 Date 03/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System