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 BUCHTA, LINDSAY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,445.00 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEK, JACQUELINE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,444.85 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-ENRIQUEZ, IAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,444.83 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIMOTHY E Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $42,444.72 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MARY C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,443.89 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENO, JOSEPH E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,443.40 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDIOLA, BRANDON J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,443.07 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, COLLEEN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,442.84 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLOWSKI, MITCHELL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,442.26 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN R, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,442.25 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWICK, RANDALL Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $42,442.21 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, TODD S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $42,441.98 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MARY E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $42,441.96 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLOCCO, KERRY E Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $42,441.86 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENICHILO, LORRAINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $42,441.69 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LORENA C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $42,441.67 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREECE, WILLIAM J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,441.59 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, SANDRA E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $42,441.47 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANTERPOOL, SANDRA V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,441.36 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, DIANE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,441.33 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, PAUL R Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $42,440.93 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ANA M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,440.77 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $42,440.74 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIMBY, LYNAE K Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,440.72 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, JOSE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,440.36 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNIBUCCI, RENE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,440.09 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, BRITTANEY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,439.74 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWNEY, ROBERT F Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,439.68 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYMAN, TERESA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $42,439.32 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEULNER, LAURA K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,439.27 Date 10/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,439.20 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ROBERT B Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,439.00 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,439.00 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACHILLE, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,439.00 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JOSHUA L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,438.78 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JAYME A Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $42,438.42 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFUENTES, ROSSMERY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,438.31 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, JEREMIAH Employer name Fulton County Amount $42,438.24 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ALINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,437.91 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,437.83 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LAURA A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,437.72 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, DANIEL G Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $42,436.70 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZWORTH, JUDY A Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $42,436.58 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, ADAM J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $42,436.58 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANDREA, PIETRO Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $42,436.44 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, WALTER D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,436.33 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDECKER, TIFFANY R Employer name Saugerties Public Library Dist Amount $42,436.12 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYNKA, KATHERINE A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $42,436.06 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, SHARIS M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,435.98 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DAVID T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,435.53 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLER, PATRICIA A Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $42,435.52 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Town of Copake Amount $42,435.29 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, RENEE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,434.87 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, MICHAEL Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $42,434.81 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENNIS R Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $42,434.56 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, MARY KATE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,434.48 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, FOUCHARD D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,434.44 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WINSLOW DARLINGTON Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,434.44 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES W Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,434.41 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, BEVERLY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,434.21 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, JOHN J, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $42,434.00 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KELLY C Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,433.77 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENEUVE, JAMES E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,433.77 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTMAN, DAVID M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $42,433.66 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, ROBERT E Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $42,433.37 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, TRACEY A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,433.08 Date 10/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, MATTHEW D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,432.78 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-WILLIAMS, JAMIE D Employer name Erie County Amount $42,432.37 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZON, WANDA Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,431.90 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TONY M Employer name Village of Malone Amount $42,431.88 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERARDO, LOUIS T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,431.67 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVASSO, ANTHONY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,431.66 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, WENONA M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $42,431.66 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIX, BRYAN B Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $42,431.65 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURRER, PEGGY Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $42,431.33 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATS, LAURENCE K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,431.12 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SUSAN J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $42,431.06 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHERYL F Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,431.06 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRANCE, SAVION R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,430.82 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $42,430.55 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, GAIL A Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $42,430.52 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTICH, JEANNINE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $42,430.38 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISCH, MARY F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,430.12 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ALISSA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,430.04 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGIER, WILLIAM G Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $42,430.02 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYNE, SHARON U Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $42,430.02 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, ANNALISA Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $42,429.95 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, RUSSELL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,429.79 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-MILLER, ANNA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,429.62 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON P Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,429.61 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIKOSH, LINDSAY M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $42,429.49 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSFIELD, SCOTT K Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $42,429.32 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, NINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,429.30 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAKRISHNAN, SWATHI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,428.95 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERO, ANITA C Employer name Orange County Amount $42,428.88 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWINGTON, LORI L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,428.78 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, KEM J, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,428.75 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, KEVIN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,428.71 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMMER, LORI A W Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,428.52 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIOTTA, REGINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,428.39 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System