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 DUSTIN, LAURIE Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $42,783.37 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUVEIA, LYNANN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,783.26 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRZA, TAIMUR Z Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,783.23 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORE, STEPHANIE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,783.18 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, RACHELE G Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $42,782.82 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ANTHONY P Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $42,782.70 Date 12/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RITA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,782.61 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MAMERTO F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,782.55 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOHN B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,782.52 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JOHN H, III Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,782.19 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, DANIELLE L Employer name Washington County Amount $42,782.17 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNAT, ADAM C Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,782.13 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DEBORAH E Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,781.70 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLYIE, SELMA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,781.60 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN PHILLIPS, WILMA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,781.48 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, MAGDALENA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $42,781.44 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHEILA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $42,781.42 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, TERRY L Employer name Town of Canajoharie Amount $42,780.98 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHICA, JOHN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,780.95 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SCOTT S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $42,780.85 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, MICHAEL W Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $42,780.73 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMATTEO-VANDIA, PATRICIA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $42,780.30 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, NANCY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,779.93 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, WAYNE F Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,779.69 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, STARR A Employer name Education Department Amount $42,779.66 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, DOUG E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,779.08 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, THOMAS J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $42,779.01 Date 07/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, ANTHONY E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,778.70 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, RICHARD D Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $42,778.68 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBER, TANIA N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,778.66 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,778.47 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, SHEILA L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $42,778.13 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARET, TERRI M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,777.75 Date 07/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MITCHELL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,777.73 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRITHARAN, THANALAKSHMI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,777.67 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, MARK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,777.50 Date 04/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JAMIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,777.41 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKE, TODD A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $42,777.34 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, PAULINE P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,777.28 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCINTA, ANGELA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,777.28 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMBIDA, SUSAN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,777.03 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESWICK, ZAKIA T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,776.24 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LAWRENCE W Employer name City of Rome Amount $42,776.24 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAXON, JAMES R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,776.22 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON STACKELBERG-ADDO, JULIKA Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,776.19 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DIANA C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $42,775.96 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, TOM A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $42,775.96 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLAMO, ANTHONY J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $42,775.39 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, KIM M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $42,775.26 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEEGAS, SCOTT Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $42,774.97 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, STEPHANIE S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,774.83 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPER, KAREN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $42,774.63 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, IRENE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,774.57 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLONOWSKI, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,774.55 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, MARK J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,774.40 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKEY, BRIAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,774.40 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,774.20 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $42,774.06 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, LISA MARIE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,773.94 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENESHA, SHIRLEY L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,773.84 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJESKI, ROBERTA A Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $42,773.68 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYAM, ROBERT K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,773.66 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, KRISTOFER W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,773.58 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDERIAN, JOHN S Employer name Warren County Amount $42,773.53 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSHAY, LORI M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,773.37 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, CHRISTINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,773.36 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOMB, RICHARD D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,773.32 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JEFFREY J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $42,773.13 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SAMANTHA E Employer name Warren County Amount $42,773.10 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, LAUREN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,772.96 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAN, STEVEN A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,772.74 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CLAUDIA M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,772.59 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYBENDIS, DAMON S Employer name Essex County Amount $42,772.41 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGRECK, EDITH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,772.09 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,771.87 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, YANETT A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,771.70 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MARIE N Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $42,771.51 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JEANNE E Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,771.50 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGULICK, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Champion Amount $42,771.48 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, JOY J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,771.42 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LAURA A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $42,771.17 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMMACHER, DAVID P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $42,770.76 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, DENISE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,770.62 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TYEISHA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,770.57 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, IDELFONSO A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,770.47 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECH, KAITLIN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,770.41 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENIER, MARION J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,770.41 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, RANDY W Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $42,770.08 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, BARBARA M, MRS Employer name Broome County Amount $42,769.82 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHGAL, RITA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,769.82 Date 08/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETELS, TERRY S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,769.79 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBRAUSKIS, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,769.79 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, DUANE A Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $42,769.79 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, RACHELE L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $42,769.57 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODKIN, LEONARD I Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,769.34 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, GEORGINA R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,769.34 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINCOE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,769.24 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTSINADELIS, ROY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,769.01 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KEITH M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,768.67 Date 09/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $42,768.62 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System