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 MORALES, MARY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,841.03 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SCHAUNDERION S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,841.03 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,841.03 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELIZA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARD, ULRIC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, NEIL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ID-DEEN, ANDRE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARCEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, MICHAEL K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPERSANT, DAMEOUS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON-GILL, GWENDOLYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SANDRA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,841.03 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMEL-DIAZ, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,840.68 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JOHN E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $42,840.63 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, GAIL M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $42,840.55 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMANDO, MOLLIE E Employer name Washington County Amount $42,840.46 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TRACY L Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $42,840.19 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, SANDRA C Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,840.12 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWN N Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $42,840.07 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERDINOW, NANCY NINA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,840.07 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, PEGGY A Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $42,840.00 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUISE, SARA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,839.94 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAURA A Employer name Greene County Amount $42,839.87 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KRISTINA S Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,839.52 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, RICHARD N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,839.48 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CARLA J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,839.43 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MARGARET L Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $42,839.04 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARTHAJANE B Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,838.90 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PHILIP L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,838.84 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EVAN D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $42,838.83 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLELEAGH, JOHN F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,838.63 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCLIFF, DAVID W Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $42,838.16 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, MARK E Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $42,838.05 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOELLER, ANN C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $42,837.84 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINDLE, CHARLES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,837.60 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUN, CHRISTINE P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,837.31 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,837.01 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, LINDA A Employer name Albany Port District Commiss Amount $42,836.95 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, LINDA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,836.73 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURCKO, JOSEPH J, III Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $42,836.59 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIER, SARAH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,836.52 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DEBRA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,836.24 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, EVAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,836.15 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, DANIEL L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,835.78 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DIANE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $42,835.49 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, BENJAMIN W Employer name Essex County Amount $42,835.30 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVER, MARJORIE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $42,835.26 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, AVERY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,835.24 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, JACQUELINE J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,835.24 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBLIN, DALE T Employer name Town of Rodman Amount $42,834.95 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, DONNA K Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,834.58 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHAD E Employer name Warren County Amount $42,834.37 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, ADAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,834.36 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAMES D Employer name Village of Milford Amount $42,834.34 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, VICTORIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,834.30 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, WILLIAM T Employer name Essex County Amount $42,834.15 Date 03/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, KATHY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,833.92 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALER, ANITA W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,833.91 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLIN, MARK A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $42,833.68 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALE, ANTHONY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,833.63 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARASCIO, JOHN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,832.93 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, JULIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,832.73 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORE, TRACEY R Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $42,832.33 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, CAMILLA M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $42,831.97 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, GINA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,831.94 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSEN, ALICIA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,831.84 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANSKI, ROBBY J Employer name Town of Maine Amount $42,831.70 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNA, MELISSA A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $42,831.68 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN-SIMMONS, SHAVONNE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,831.64 Date 12/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, MICHELLE D Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,830.82 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAN, TAMMY L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $42,830.58 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAQUOI, IRENE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,830.45 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, AARON R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,830.44 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, PENNY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,830.41 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,830.12 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, AVERY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,829.73 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,829.35 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, JUSTIN T Employer name Essex County Amount $42,829.29 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KEVIN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,829.03 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPINGER, CATHY J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,828.85 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCONE, MARTIN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,828.55 Date 01/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERICA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,828.46 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ALLISON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,828.29 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVGAN, PAYAL Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $42,828.28 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, CHERYL L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,828.25 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOM, KASONNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,827.98 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,827.98 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, RANU Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,827.86 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LAURIE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,827.67 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $42,827.54 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, DAVID J Employer name Town of Homer Amount $42,827.50 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERS, LANCE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,827.48 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KEVIN Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $42,827.25 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSIMENO, MARGARET A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,827.22 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMER, LACEY J Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $42,827.17 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTTI, SAL D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,826.86 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PIANO, CHRISTINA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,826.78 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SHERI S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,826.70 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVALINGAM, SUBRAMANIAM Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,826.64 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TRACY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,826.57 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System