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 EMERLING, MARY G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,797.04 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGAARD, RICHARD J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,796.90 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERGNE, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $42,796.88 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLIN, TILEESIA L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $42,796.75 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, BEVERLY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,796.16 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, MISTY K Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $42,795.95 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAGHER, DAVID F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,795.79 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBRA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $42,795.74 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIN, DAVID B Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,794.86 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,794.75 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD B, JR Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $42,794.71 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOHN W, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,794.42 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWALM, NANCY C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,794.37 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAWE, VIRGINIA R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,794.31 Date 08/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MICHELLE B Employer name Albany County Amount $42,794.21 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JORDON T Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,794.21 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER-WOODS, CHERYL D Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $42,793.96 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,793.90 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURG, KELLY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,793.78 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONHOWER, KARL J Employer name Town of Berkshire Amount $42,793.69 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TYLER R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,793.27 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFARO, CAROL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,793.26 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $42,793.16 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURASH, LAURA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $42,793.16 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JULIA V Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,793.08 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, FRED D, JR Employer name Town of Hamden Amount $42,793.05 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALIAN, NANI-LYN Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $42,792.94 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, JUDITH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,792.92 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, EVELYN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $42,792.72 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, ZORAIDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $42,792.72 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIM, COURTNEY L Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $42,792.63 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASODOMSKI, JOANNA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,792.43 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, CHARMAINE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,791.92 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JARVIS M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,791.70 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINCI, AMY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,791.62 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARANDY, LISA M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $42,791.59 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNICKS, CLAUDETTE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,791.31 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGON, JOHN T Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $42,791.28 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, KATHRYN G Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $42,791.22 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRMAN, JUSTIN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,791.09 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, SHAWON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.43 Date 11/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULP, TARA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.26 Date 06/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAMBRI, FREDERICK J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $42,790.25 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADNER, BILLY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.24 Date 08/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, VERE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.24 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ANGELIQUE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.23 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARCELINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.22 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NATHANIEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.22 Date 02/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, CAROL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.20 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, JOYCE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,790.18 Date 09/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,790.08 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, MELISSA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,790.06 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMELA-MONACO, JODI M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,789.63 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, BARBARA E Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $42,789.48 Date 04/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMA, ERICA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,788.82 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,788.77 Date 07/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHELLEY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,788.52 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRENDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,788.52 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SATTO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,788.52 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER-COLLINS, YVETTE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,788.52 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTON, COREEN D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,788.52 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONG, JIAN HUA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,788.52 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACCO, PATRICIA A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,788.51 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENECK, LORI J Employer name Orange County Amount $42,788.37 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUCY Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,788.20 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARALUNAS, SAMANTHA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,788.14 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, DAVID C Employer name City of Corning Amount $42,788.09 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TYRONE Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,788.03 Date 06/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEN, JACOB R Employer name Town of Remsen Amount $42,788.02 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TOSHIKO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,788.01 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOTT, MARCUS Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,787.89 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, KELLY A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $42,787.89 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, NICHOLAS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,787.26 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, PAUL G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $42,787.13 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, HEATHER D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,787.12 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMINSKI, PHILIP J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $42,787.12 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, JASON J Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $42,787.03 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMMASSA, ANTONETTA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,786.91 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, MONICA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,786.61 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJJAR, JOHN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,786.23 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, KAREN L Employer name Town of Tusten Amount $42,786.00 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, KELLY A Employer name Town of Winfield Amount $42,786.00 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,785.96 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, SUSAN Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $42,785.77 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON-GRANT, DUANA J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $42,785.70 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPATTEN, ROBIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,785.63 Date 10/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, TAMMY A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $42,785.63 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, TIMOTHY S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,784.99 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ARISMENDY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,784.97 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, RICHARD F Employer name Town of Adams Amount $42,784.90 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEFARO, FRANK L Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $42,784.49 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, JOHN D Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $42,784.35 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELION, JAMES R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,784.33 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BRENDA F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $42,784.14 Date 11/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSKY, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,783.93 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLHOUSE, VICKI L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $42,783.78 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENDLER, NEIL R Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $42,783.69 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,783.63 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNENBERG, FAWN E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $42,783.55 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARTER, ROBERT F Employer name Homer CSD Amount $42,783.44 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System