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 ROGERS, ERNEST H Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,379.27 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, NANCY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,379.09 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, JAMES W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,379.04 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, KAREN K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,378.92 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRIG, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $42,378.89 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALABELLA, JEANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $42,378.62 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, VICTORIA B Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $42,378.55 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, LYNETTE F Employer name Village of Newark Amount $42,378.02 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, ANDREW E Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $42,377.60 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHON, RI'KISHIA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,377.57 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZER, PATRICIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $42,377.53 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MEG-ANN Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,377.32 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KECIA P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,377.32 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, HANS H Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,377.23 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, ANTONIO E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,377.11 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, HELEN A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $42,376.69 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPP, ANTHONY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,376.29 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGTRY, BARBARA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,375.37 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, SEAN P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,375.35 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUDELO TAMAYO, DIANA M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $42,375.20 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRIAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,374.96 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, DEBRA Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $42,374.67 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIORE, LILLIAN D Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $42,374.51 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, AMANDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,374.46 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMALA, NANCY A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $42,374.40 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, RENE L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,374.26 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JILLIAN T Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $42,374.04 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGI, CASSANDRA L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $42,373.59 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAWAY, TIERRA L Employer name Albany County Amount $42,372.90 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, LEROY A Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,372.78 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBLANC, SANDRA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,372.67 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, TRAVIS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,372.61 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, ROBERT G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $42,372.57 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ELAINE M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $42,372.48 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBELLIS, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $42,372.45 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOFFORD, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $42,372.45 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JULIO C Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,372.33 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, DONALD RICHARD Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $42,371.96 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MYRNA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,371.79 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JENNIFER E Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,371.56 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, ISMAEL Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,371.52 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, NANCY L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $42,371.36 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTORE, MARGARET F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,371.27 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, MARILEE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,371.04 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, KIMBERLY SUE Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,371.03 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, TRACY ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,370.61 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JACOB D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,370.58 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, PALMIRA Employer name Enterprise Charter School Amount $42,370.49 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Lebanon Amount $42,370.40 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHEAN, SHARON A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $42,370.18 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, ROBERT G Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $42,370.18 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MICHELLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,370.15 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SHARON L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,370.03 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEY, JAY A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $42,369.83 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKES, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,369.74 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVLAND, CORY M Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $42,369.74 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFFANT, CAMERON B Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $42,369.74 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOSE, SUSAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $42,369.47 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LINDSEY F Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $42,369.35 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOND, ALAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,369.31 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ROBIN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,369.24 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PETER A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $42,368.53 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUERZEL, LINDA D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $42,368.40 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALZADO, DAVID Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $42,368.39 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUHOUN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,368.20 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SCOTT P Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,368.16 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECK, SUSAN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $42,367.88 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, ELI G Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $42,367.86 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, CYNTHIA E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,367.80 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVENZIO, MARY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,367.80 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, CRYSTAL L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,367.75 Date 09/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADE, KRISTINE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,367.56 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBRIDE, THADDEUS M Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $42,367.51 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWOLDE, MICHAEL K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,367.33 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LINDA A Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $42,366.94 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, EDWARD H Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $42,366.92 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGENEN, RUTH E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,366.79 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, KRISTIE P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,366.68 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ALANA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,366.52 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHI, GREENISHA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,366.52 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, BRITTANY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,366.50 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BRADLEY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,366.11 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLARY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Fulton County Amount $42,366.10 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, KRISTEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $42,366.03 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLINAS-RIVERA, EDUARDO Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $42,366.03 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ALICIA G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $42,366.03 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDIOLA, JUSTINE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $42,366.03 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RACHEL E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $42,366.03 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PRINCESS R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $42,366.03 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, JHOSE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $42,366.03 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Olean Amount $42,365.72 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADLER, MARIANNE LOLLY Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $42,365.66 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, ABIGAIL M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,365.52 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVEY, SHEILA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $42,365.39 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, DONNA E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,365.32 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPPERT, COLLEEN M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $42,364.95 Date 08/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, LORRAINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,364.87 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, TERESA M Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $42,364.66 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, JASON M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,364.40 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLE, CARMEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,364.35 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System