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 MC KEOWN, FLOR DE MARIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,813.73 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, DEBORAH E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,813.73 Date 10/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELLE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,813.73 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSING, SUSAN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,813.73 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, GWENDOLYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, RALPH, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOON, WILLIAM Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINER, LOIS R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTHIWALA, TARULATA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, ANDREW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,813.73 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHARLES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,813.50 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,813.17 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRIORE, CATERINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $42,813.12 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, EDWIN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,812.91 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GURN, DEBRA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,812.77 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONS, BARBARA A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $42,812.67 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, LISA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,812.24 Date 06/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,812.08 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASLAN, BERENT Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $42,812.06 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARGER, CHARLES L Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,812.05 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,811.93 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AUGUST A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,811.44 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEGNEY, SUE G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,810.99 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROSEMARY Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $42,810.81 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, TRUDY A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,810.68 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,810.68 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZING, CARA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,810.62 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKE, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $42,810.20 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, RONDELL Z Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,810.05 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, ANN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,809.63 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, KATHLEEN V Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,808.76 Date 09/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOHN M Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $42,808.51 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH S Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $42,808.49 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, JOAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,808.31 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESAN, ALEX J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,808.21 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEL, ALICIA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,808.17 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALDWALKER, ANNETTE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,808.10 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHNSIEDLER, BRIAN J Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $42,807.88 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LUANN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,807.76 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, ALICE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $42,807.66 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SYLVIA JEAN Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $42,807.63 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNZA, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $42,807.48 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICHENS, ALVIN V, III Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $42,807.26 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REX, BEVERLY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $42,807.21 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOREIKO, DOUGLAS B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,807.03 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, LARMON G Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,806.92 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUCETTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,806.91 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, COLLEEN A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $42,806.55 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ELIZABETH M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,806.39 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, KENNETH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,806.19 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEWAN, GRACE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $42,806.02 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $42,805.96 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILSTOCK, ERIC Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $42,805.84 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, WILLIAM M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,805.57 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZYNA, MONICA SUZANNE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,805.45 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, GINA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,805.36 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBORAH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,805.12 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, TRACY A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $42,804.97 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, CHANDRA N Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $42,804.40 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, JANICE E Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $42,803.90 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDING, ASHLEIGH E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $42,803.69 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, KEVIN J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,803.60 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, AMANDA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,803.58 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARY E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,803.56 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARRE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,803.51 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JORDAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,803.11 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BEVERLEY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,803.07 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, SHARON A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $42,802.95 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-HARVEY, KATHLEEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,802.43 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZOLA, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,802.39 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KELLY E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $42,802.17 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ARETHA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,801.96 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JANICE B Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $42,801.85 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHERIE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $42,801.69 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMLEY, JAY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,801.39 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,801.38 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ARTHUR FAY Employer name Schuyler County Amount $42,801.27 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUSAN L Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $42,800.99 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, GLENDON O Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,800.91 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISCHEL, JESSICA L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $42,800.90 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREDIE, SHARON A Employer name Berkshire UFSD Amount $42,800.66 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILOR, FREDERICK A Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $42,800.52 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSOULT, KEITH Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,800.21 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, TIMOTHY Employer name Albany County Amount $42,800.14 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODEN, DAVID A Employer name Madison County Amount $42,800.13 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DESIRAE N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,799.54 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, RANDY S Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,799.47 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESAVAGE, BRENDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,799.44 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLIFF, DOROTHY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,799.40 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, GLENWOOD B, JR Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $42,799.34 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORACE, ANTONINO Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,799.18 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, BETH M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,799.07 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DENNIS G Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,798.32 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, MICHELLE Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $42,798.24 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVENGER, LISA A Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,798.05 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, EDITH C Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $42,797.84 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGERTY, ANGELA T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,797.66 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETTER, ANJA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,797.37 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNOSA, JOHN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,797.26 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, SETH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,797.21 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System