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 COON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,696.19 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, DANIELLE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,695.90 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, DAVID A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,695.86 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,695.75 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, TIMOTHY C Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,695.38 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY B Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,695.27 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYS, ROMIE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,695.26 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUJANOW, JACQUELINE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,695.16 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICI, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,694.99 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINO, MARIA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $42,694.81 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, DENISE E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,694.76 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, JACQUELINE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $42,694.59 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, MELISSA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,694.50 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, DIANA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,694.48 Date 03/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASIK, EDWARD Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,694.31 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, JONATHAN C Employer name Albany County Amount $42,694.30 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, JESSICA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,694.12 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAPESTIS, MAUREEN T Employer name City of Elmira Amount $42,693.65 Date 11/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $42,693.05 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMPP, JOHN B Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,692.77 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JEFFRY Employer name Town of West Turin Amount $42,692.77 Date 02/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDEROSA, ADAM Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $42,692.75 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, JANELLE C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,692.71 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRER, JUDITH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,692.70 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MAILE K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,692.65 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, COURTNEY R Employer name Orange County Amount $42,692.44 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCES, CONSTANCE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,692.42 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, ALEXIS R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,692.34 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKOWSKI, MARK F Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,692.12 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHERT, ANNETTE C Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,691.84 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMGAARD, BENJAMIN J Employer name Town of Hillsdale Amount $42,691.78 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, COLLEEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,691.71 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, MONICA G Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $42,691.62 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIANO, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,691.60 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, GARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,691.60 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MICHELLE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,691.60 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSNOVEC, CHASE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,691.60 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDOS, MICHELLE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,691.60 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSON, SCOTT C Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $42,691.59 Date 07/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LICITRA, JOHNATHAN J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,691.42 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, ERIN P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $42,691.19 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEL, KIMBERLY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,691.09 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $42,691.05 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, KIMBERLY C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,690.99 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBE, RICHARD M Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $42,690.99 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, RITA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,690.92 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $42,690.88 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSCH, GINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,690.86 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, MARY M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,690.86 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, ANDREA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.39 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEE, CHERI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.27 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, PEARLIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.24 Date 03/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.20 Date 04/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTEN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.19 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJORS, KIMBERLY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.18 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-THOMAS, TERRY Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.16 Date 06/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAROUN, STEVEN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,690.13 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, RENEITA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.06 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, MARK G Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,690.01 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELAND, MARY C Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,689.62 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,689.41 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,689.29 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COORE, ORLANDO Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,689.07 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONE, DARCY R Employer name Niagara Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $42,689.06 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, BRENDA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,688.89 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHS, SARAH L Employer name Potsdam Public Library Amount $42,688.82 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYEA, LAURIE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $42,688.82 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMULSKY, PAUL J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,688.71 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, KRISTIAN P Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $42,688.54 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ALLISON N Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,688.49 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFORD, JEREMIAH C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,688.48 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, JEREMY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,688.32 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, CARMINE P Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $42,687.89 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DUANE T Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,687.23 Date 03/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONDS, ARIANNE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,687.15 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONINGSBY, DEREK E, JR Employer name Town of Niles Amount $42,687.12 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JANE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,687.07 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MARY E Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,687.00 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYUN, CHANG K Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,686.34 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMAK, BRIAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,686.30 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, GAIL V Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $42,686.25 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CONCETTA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,686.17 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN-MYERS, JEANNE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,686.13 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTUNJIAN, FRANCESCA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,686.09 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOVA, ALICE F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,686.08 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DYLAN Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $42,685.97 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,685.83 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREB, MOLLY A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $42,685.79 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, CARMEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,685.72 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTRZEMSKI, SANDRA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,685.54 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALANA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $42,685.28 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, ALISSA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,685.17 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBLE, KATE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,685.13 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNS, THEODORE J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $42,685.06 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURA, FREDERICK J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,685.00 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIO, PIETRA Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,684.92 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, VINCENZINA R Employer name Town of Athens Amount $42,684.86 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLENE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,684.85 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, NANCY C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $42,684.83 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, JASON E Employer name Town of Walton Amount $42,684.81 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System