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 FLOOD, ERIKA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,623.68 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, MARY S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,623.57 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, NANCY Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $42,623.01 Date 03/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDWARD M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $42,622.94 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAN, DOROTHY F Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $42,622.74 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, JEANETTE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,622.68 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILLA, GILBERTO A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,622.50 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, STEVEN B Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $42,622.48 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, RAYMOND P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,622.30 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,622.29 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SHARON L Employer name Wyoming Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $42,622.00 Date 01/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDER, KARYN I Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $42,621.95 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEGDA, CAROLINE E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,621.54 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADNER, BETH S Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,621.48 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEMELIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $42,621.41 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIONI, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,621.26 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, REBECCA D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,621.00 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,620.99 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GILLANN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,620.92 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA, GUY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,620.81 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RITA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,620.49 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, LOUIS H Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $42,620.40 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMAN, RICKY S Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $42,620.36 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, SHARON K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,620.22 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALARIN, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,619.70 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $42,619.32 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUB, GIESELLE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,619.25 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,619.16 Date 05/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSINO, JONATHAN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,619.15 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SCOTT H Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,619.11 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, WILLIAM Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $42,619.06 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADBOLT, KAREN L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,619.00 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABPLANALP, CARL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,618.74 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, MICHELE A Employer name Columbia Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $42,618.50 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORELLA, GASPER, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,618.10 Date 05/03/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,617.60 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,617.40 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Barker Amount $42,617.39 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JEFFREY M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $42,617.37 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, TERRY A Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $42,616.95 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAVALLE, KAREN Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $42,616.66 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, JOHN E Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,616.33 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDLON, TERENCE L Employer name Albany County Amount $42,616.30 Date 07/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, AMY D Employer name Education Department Amount $42,616.19 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDEYE, LARISSA K Employer name Erie County Amount $42,616.02 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, EMIL A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,615.66 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, HAI YEN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,615.58 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMERSON, PAMELA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,615.51 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HEENA P Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,615.30 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, ANDREW H, III Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,615.28 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,615.13 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOZZO, CHRISTINE Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,615.04 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, RICKY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,615.02 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUSTIN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,614.64 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYNES, JAYME L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,614.57 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, KAREN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,614.34 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAMERON S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,614.15 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DIANA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $42,613.74 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, IRENE F Employer name Harrietstown Housing Auth Amount $42,613.72 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JENNIFER L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,613.69 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, STEVEN C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,613.39 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSTEN, LAURA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,613.31 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, LISA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,613.29 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, KYRA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,613.17 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, NANCY J Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $42,613.13 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,613.06 Date 08/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TERA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,612.87 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, ANDREW J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,612.77 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LINDA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,612.65 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, ROSEMARY A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,612.52 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRANOFF, ARTHUR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,612.50 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,612.46 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKER, JUDY ANNE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,612.19 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,611.81 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, ANDREW T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $42,611.46 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, MATTHEW W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,611.34 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROS, MYRLENE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,611.20 Date 01/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGALO, ERIN M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $42,611.11 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, WILLIAM H, II Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,611.02 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, GREG Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $42,611.01 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, DIANE Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $42,610.83 Date 06/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIX, LILIAN E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,610.78 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLWAGON, ROBERT E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $42,610.69 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, SHELLEY Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,610.63 Date 09/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC JURY, FELICIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,610.58 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LYNN A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,610.57 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,610.39 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEURA, JAMES M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $42,610.32 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKENFELD, CECELIA P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $42,610.31 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JUBY E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,610.18 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGETT, TIFFANY A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $42,610.02 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RHONDA R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $42,609.84 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SILVIA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $42,609.44 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSERO-THOMAS, WENDY C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $42,609.38 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, THERESA L Employer name Office of Indigent Legal Serv Amount $42,609.25 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TAMERA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,608.86 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTERS, SHERIE A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $42,608.82 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CASSANDRA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,608.64 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, PETER C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,608.63 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DOUGLAS A Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $42,608.53 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System