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 HARDERS, NANCY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,486.84 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DANIELLE F Employer name Education Department Amount $42,486.82 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, BENJAMIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,486.68 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL FUOCO, CRISTINE S Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $42,486.59 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, HANNAH R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,486.11 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHANTRET, CARMEN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,486.09 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, FRANK W, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,486.01 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, IVELIZ Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,485.91 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, HASTINGS G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,485.90 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERILLAT, JAMIE V Employer name Education Department Amount $42,485.74 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGG, PHYLLIS D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,485.55 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, CAROL Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,485.54 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAX, KAITLIN A Employer name Albany County Amount $42,485.39 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, TABATHA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,485.03 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, LESA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $42,484.68 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, BETH K Employer name Watkins Glen Housing Authority Amount $42,484.55 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, DEBORAH J Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $42,484.37 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DORA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,484.12 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DANYELL N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,484.05 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORR, JOHN J, II Employer name City of Rome Amount $42,483.87 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGEWORTH, MARILYN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGIULO, ROSEANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENERALE-FOX, PIER-ANNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, FIONA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ANDREA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LUCILLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRO, MADELINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,483.80 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Dresden Amount $42,483.76 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KARI Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,483.74 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, DANIEL C Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,483.68 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, CHRIS NOEL F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,483.61 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRA, SOMA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,483.50 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, OCASIO A S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,483.32 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, GLORIA I Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $42,482.65 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIGAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,482.58 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,482.44 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $42,482.40 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERDUTI, NICHOLAS D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,482.19 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPE-WAGNER, DONNA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,482.17 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, FELICIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,482.12 Date 05/15/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MICHAEL D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,482.12 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $42,481.91 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, JEAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,481.90 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANGELA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,481.88 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRELLO, DANIELLE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,481.82 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $42,481.77 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASEVICH, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,481.69 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSO, KAREN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,481.63 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, DEZZI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,481.52 Date 06/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MARK C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,481.44 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,481.33 Date 08/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KIM H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $42,481.27 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, DARCY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,481.21 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISIECKI, LUCY Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $42,481.19 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DAMARIS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,481.00 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBYLAK, JAMES M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,480.95 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIEMIELEWSKI, LORI J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,480.52 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, BRIAN K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,480.30 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, PAUL E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,479.97 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, SHEILA A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $42,479.96 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PAUL G Employer name Town of Salina Amount $42,479.70 Date 08/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, ANDREW N Employer name Town of Salina Amount $42,479.70 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, MELISSA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,479.57 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, LESLIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,479.41 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, AMY E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,479.19 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, NICHOLAS V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,479.19 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, JOHN C Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $42,479.17 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, STEPHANIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,479.12 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, VERIA D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,479.08 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, CAROL J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,479.04 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,478.99 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BARRY D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,478.79 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMLEY, JOHN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,478.73 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, LOLENE L Employer name S Tier East Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $42,478.67 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ARTHUR A, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $42,478.64 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURNER, EMILY I Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,478.45 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMASSA, EILEEN M Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $42,478.40 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, TERRI R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $42,478.33 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, TONI R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $42,478.10 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,478.00 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSLEY, RENA M Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $42,478.00 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, DAN J Employer name Village of Bloomfield Amount $42,477.94 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, DORIS M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,477.68 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON L Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,477.64 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, AMANDA K Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,477.62 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, DAVID D Employer name Town of Perth Amount $42,477.50 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKEL, JAMES E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,477.20 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, HEATHER R Employer name Village of Avon Amount $42,477.13 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,477.02 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARCQ, KATHLEEN D Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,476.99 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBON, ADAM K Employer name Town of Chili Amount $42,476.95 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, TERRI D Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,476.73 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, REBECCA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,476.43 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ALYSON E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,476.41 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, EDWARD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,476.40 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOFF, DAVID R Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $42,476.37 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERSSON, DONALD P Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $42,475.83 Date 09/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PAULA C Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $42,475.35 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, JUDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,475.21 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, JAIME LUIS, SR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,475.19 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System