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 SAILE, LINDA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,668.05 Date 05/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, CODY B Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,668.02 Date 09/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NICOLE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,667.93 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, ROBERT R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $42,667.85 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, BEN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,667.27 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMKUS, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Sagaponack Amount $42,667.12 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, STAYCIE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,667.00 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAGAN, MARK A Employer name Town of Verona Amount $42,666.97 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, BRYAN G Employer name Erie County Amount $42,666.94 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARSHA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,666.75 Date 10/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, ROBERT R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,666.62 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMAN, JEFFREY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,666.61 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARVIN ANTHONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,666.59 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ANGELA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,666.52 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, RONALD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,666.44 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDAY, TREAVOR A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,666.40 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, RONALD S, JR Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $42,666.28 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRA, BRANDON D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,666.27 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPCINSKI, PAMELA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,666.26 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSAVAGE, ELYSHIA C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,666.10 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIBULICK, CHERYL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,666.05 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, CHRISTINE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,666.00 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MATHEW S Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $42,665.82 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ELIZABETH B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,665.72 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, PENNIE J Employer name Fallsburg Library Amount $42,665.60 Date 09/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, MARJORIE L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $42,665.59 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DENISE Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $42,665.40 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELINDA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,665.35 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $42,665.24 Date 09/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARJOWSKI, KRZYSZTOF Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,665.16 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,665.03 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MELISSA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,665.02 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LAURA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,665.00 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JAMES R Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $42,664.74 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAREZ, ANGEL Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $42,664.72 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIONE, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,664.54 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZYMOWSKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $42,664.32 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTNER, VANESSA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $42,663.97 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, NICHOLAS T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,663.89 Date 09/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINE, DAVID L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,663.88 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNON, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $42,663.77 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VINCENT G Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $42,663.77 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMSTEDT, DAVID H Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,663.74 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MERS, MARK W Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $42,663.70 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,663.54 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAGIAN, DANIELLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $42,663.43 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, SUZANNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,663.30 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, CLARICE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,662.88 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DIANE M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $42,662.77 Date 12/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAPPER, JASON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,662.76 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISONETTE, BARRY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,662.73 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JOSHUA W Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $42,662.52 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $42,662.24 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLI, SHANNON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,661.97 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALLAN, LINDA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,661.96 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEMP, SAMUEL E Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,661.75 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, HEATHER M Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,661.71 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQUIST, CHERYL L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,661.67 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ELLEN S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,661.57 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SUSAN D Employer name Education Department Amount $42,661.40 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDERIAS, IOANIS F Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $42,661.28 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AMY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,661.24 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHANCE, SYLVIA J Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $42,661.18 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNISTRA, STEVEN J Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,661.05 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDZINSKAS, ERIC P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,661.00 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMUEND, VICTORIA Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $42,660.61 Date 06/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ALEXANDRA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,660.56 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, ARLENE D Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $42,660.55 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAHUS, BRIAN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,660.14 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDES, RICHARD D Employer name Stony Brook Fire District Amount $42,659.85 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, ROSEMARY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,659.76 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARDT, CATHERINE M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,659.51 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, GLORIA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,659.49 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, ERIK J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $42,659.38 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, KATHLEEN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,659.30 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $42,659.20 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, JANET L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,658.84 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $42,658.80 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIFICI, SUSAN L Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $42,658.57 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, DYMPNA A Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $42,658.00 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PENNY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $42,657.85 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBER, CATHERINE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,657.63 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, KATHLEEN Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $42,657.54 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, NADEAN E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,657.53 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACHIER, ALVIN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,657.39 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, SANDY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,657.24 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, MANDY L Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $42,657.20 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHEN, HOWARD C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,656.96 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELINDA Employer name Erie County Amount $42,656.31 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DONALD S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $42,656.04 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHERICE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,656.01 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIELLO, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $42,656.00 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, ANDREW D Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $42,655.88 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISONETTE, KEVIN S Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,655.66 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHLANSKY, ARLENE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,655.54 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLE, MARTIN E Employer name Madison County Amount $42,655.50 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, HARLAN W, JR Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $42,655.39 Date 04/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WARD A Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $42,655.23 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, ISADORE L, JR Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $42,655.02 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LASSANIO R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,655.00 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System