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 HEDMAN, RALPH W Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $42,185.65 Date 02/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, CHERYL Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $42,185.63 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELARASA, CHRISTIAN Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $42,185.53 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEE, CAROLE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,185.53 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, KIM J Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $42,185.49 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SHARON S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,185.29 Date 03/13/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $42,185.29 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, AVERY D Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,185.08 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JESSICA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,185.04 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, CANDACE L Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $42,184.97 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARIUS, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,184.77 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWOOD, MICHELLE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $42,184.65 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, LAQUAN K Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $42,184.62 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARO, MARISSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,184.48 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WILLIAM F Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $42,184.42 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, GAIL M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,184.39 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, ROBERT O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,184.08 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, KATHLYN M Employer name Candor CSD Amount $42,184.00 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, YOSI R Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $42,183.96 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHER, FELECIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,183.87 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, MARTIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,183.84 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ELIZABETH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,183.83 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TAMMY Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,183.78 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LOVELL T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,183.58 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKHASKIV, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,183.50 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, TERRENCE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $42,183.50 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RACHEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,183.17 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, MICHELLE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,183.08 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGILA, MARIA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $42,183.07 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MANUEL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,182.77 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, BONITA H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,182.34 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HAGN, SHERI A Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,182.34 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, AMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,182.16 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, JEFFREY J Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,182.13 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINIANO, PENNY J Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $42,181.92 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANITA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,181.89 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, MEGAN M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $42,181.64 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, BRYAN M Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $42,181.48 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINARDI, VINCENT S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,181.45 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DENINE M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $42,180.96 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLETT, DEANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,180.94 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHER, CATHERINE Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $42,180.87 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERISHKO, MARK E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,180.58 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MARLENA N Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,180.43 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-STARACE, CHERYL B Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,180.40 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARON, CHARLES Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $42,180.20 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TIMOTHY N Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,179.83 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, RODNEY S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,179.83 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,179.73 Date 09/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, NICOLE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,179.58 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CAMILLE Employer name Orange County Amount $42,179.50 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LATOYA S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $42,179.40 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, PAUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,178.76 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, STEPHEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,178.57 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESKOWITZ, DANA J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,178.52 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, SCOTT W Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,178.19 Date 05/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,178.10 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, JULIE M Employer name Corning Community College Amount $42,178.01 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,177.57 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, TANYA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,177.53 Date 02/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, VALERIE A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,177.48 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, ROBERT IRWIN Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,177.31 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAPP, TIMOTHY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,176.97 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIN, SANDRA J Employer name Department of State Amount $42,176.89 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JEFFREY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,176.83 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLOTTO, LINDA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,176.79 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NICHOLAS R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $42,176.78 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTILLO, ANTHONY N Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,176.75 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, DAMON B Employer name City of Kingston Amount $42,176.53 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURNIOLO, CARISA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,176.53 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, PETER G Employer name Erie County Amount $42,176.51 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, AMANDA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,176.34 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Rome Amount $42,176.05 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHIRLENE R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $42,176.01 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, TARA E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $42,175.68 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, TIMOTHY JOHN Employer name Washington County Amount $42,175.67 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,175.61 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NANCY J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,175.40 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHERINE E Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $42,175.32 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY ANN Employer name Eden CSD Amount $42,175.28 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANY, KIM L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $42,174.92 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JOANNE M Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $42,174.78 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, MARY L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $42,174.45 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,174.44 Date 08/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGER, JEFFREY A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,174.37 Date 04/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNIEDER, SHARON B Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $42,174.22 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOICKA, TIMOTHY F Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,173.94 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDRON, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,173.88 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, AMANDA J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $42,173.55 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANOV-VAGHELA, MARY Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $42,173.55 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDONEZ, PATRICIA L Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $42,173.46 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ROBERT C Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $42,173.44 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DIANE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,173.32 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, BILLY R Employer name Alden CSD Amount $42,173.19 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DEBRA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,173.10 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, MARIA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,173.00 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MICHELLE J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,172.77 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOYCE E Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $42,172.67 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $42,172.53 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, DOMINICK R Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,172.36 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System