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 FULLER, JAMES A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,711.76 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JEROME T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,711.70 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNES, REGINA V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,711.64 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, EARL C, SR Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $42,711.59 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGU, FELICIA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,711.54 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, EZRA R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,711.54 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ROSALENA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,711.54 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARE, GESENIA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $42,711.51 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWARD, ROCHELLE B Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,711.50 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARC Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,711.46 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILCA, ILUMINADA Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,711.13 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, DENISE Employer name Piermont Public Library Amount $42,711.00 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, BRIAN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,710.96 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,710.85 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, STANLEY H Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $42,710.82 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULGENCIO, CARLOS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,710.75 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA MARIA, VINCENT A, III Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $42,710.35 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,710.28 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMER, BARBARA J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $42,710.16 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARORA, BHARTI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,709.81 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, ANN E Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $42,709.76 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DOROTHY L Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $42,709.44 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLANA, NOELIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,709.30 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELBACH, COLLEEN D Employer name Education Department Amount $42,709.26 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, EVELYN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,709.22 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, DANIEL E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $42,709.22 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,708.82 Date 07/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCA, NIKKI L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,708.45 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, MARIA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,708.27 Date 11/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDERS, ALISON J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $42,708.08 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,707.60 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ-CRAWFORD, JENNIFER Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,707.49 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, NOAH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,707.43 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENZIE, CHRISTINE Employer name Erie County Amount $42,707.35 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,707.11 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JAMES K Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $42,706.33 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, SARAH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,706.30 Date 05/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, JAMES L Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $42,705.69 Date 05/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANES, EUSEBIA O Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,705.69 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOHN A Employer name City of Rome Amount $42,705.65 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ERIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,705.58 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, JUDITH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,705.49 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT, MARY G Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,705.44 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JULIE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,705.44 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, DAVID W Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,705.44 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHOFF, JAMES R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,705.30 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KRISTY L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $42,705.14 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, CHARMELLE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,705.03 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLANO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $42,705.02 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, DALE R Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $42,705.01 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBOZZO, LUCIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,704.85 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIAMBATTISTA, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,704.59 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLANCO, YAKLIN S Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,704.45 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENAMORADO, JUAN Employer name Newburgh Housing Authority Amount $42,704.31 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, TIFFANY Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,704.23 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EDNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,704.21 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, LYLE F, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $42,704.21 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JERRY R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,703.90 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGOSHOTH, POTHWEI A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,703.90 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, LARA M Employer name Orange County Amount $42,703.79 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOMSKI, CHERYL M Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $42,703.74 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULBOURNE, NICKESHA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,703.72 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, BARBARA S Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $42,703.67 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DEBORAH I Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,703.35 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MIKEL P Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $42,702.28 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIRSTEN A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,702.06 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, DEBRA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,701.95 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHEREE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,701.92 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THISSE, CONSTANCE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,701.67 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALE, SCOTT T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $42,701.43 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JOSEPH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,701.33 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, KIM K Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $42,701.25 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUB, CYNTHIA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,701.18 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ALAN T Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,701.02 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANT, DIANE B Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $42,700.74 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JASON R Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $42,700.64 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTER, RICHARD T Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $42,700.42 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYE, LYNWOOD E Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,700.39 Date 06/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $42,700.37 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORREST, DEXTON F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,700.37 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERTH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,700.03 Date 08/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, MARJORIE C Employer name Education Department Amount $42,700.03 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, DAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,699.93 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHURA, CEZARIUSZ R Employer name Town of Butternuts Amount $42,699.53 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $42,699.46 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JAMES M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $42,699.34 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO-BROWN, JOANNA P Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $42,699.19 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, ERIC D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,699.07 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, BETSY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,699.00 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, JAMES L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,698.69 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEREK K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,698.64 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, JAMIE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,698.60 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, JEANNE L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $42,698.42 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, CARA L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,698.39 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKI, MONICA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,698.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JESSICA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,697.95 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, ALICE J Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,697.01 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBERGER, RICHARD P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $42,696.85 Date 11/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, JOHN H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $42,696.79 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, JAMES N Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $42,696.35 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System