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 SKINNER, RAYMOND C Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $42,128.95 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTIMSKY, ALEXIS Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,128.95 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEL, ELIZABETH K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,128.92 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, KELLIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,128.92 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA BIERE, LISA M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,128.50 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, HAKEEM J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,128.49 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, PAULA N Employer name Town of Massena Amount $42,128.44 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DENISE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,128.20 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCO, KIMBERLY Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $42,127.88 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGWARE, STEVEN L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,127.74 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, ASHLEY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,127.30 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BARBARA Employer name Port Jefferson Fire District Amount $42,126.68 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, MATTHEW P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,126.64 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, LAWRENCE C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,126.47 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,126.27 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LYLE E Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $42,126.13 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, ERIC A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,126.08 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODACK, BRENDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,126.07 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUTENSTRAUCH, MICHELLE L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,126.06 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGLER, ERIN E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,125.84 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, LEE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,125.79 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICHILO, MARIE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,125.74 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ERIKA C Employer name Fulton County Amount $42,125.56 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SEAN L Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $42,125.50 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ZHENGZHONG J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,125.32 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, JOHN E, III Employer name Town of Otego Amount $42,125.01 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDVOGEL, VALERIE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,124.94 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLANTONIO, DANIEL K, JR Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $42,124.90 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCIK, EDWARD J Employer name Department of State Amount $42,124.71 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OXENDINE, RHONDA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,124.63 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, DANIEL Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $42,124.50 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWANSKY, SUSAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,124.48 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Osceola Amount $42,124.44 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMET, MARY T Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,124.44 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARELLO, SUSAN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,124.34 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESAURO, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,124.14 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, ANGELA D Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $42,124.02 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOOK, DEAN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,123.82 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, ANN M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $42,123.77 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NATHANIEL J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $42,123.72 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSANTE, MADELINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $42,123.65 Date 01/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, TRACY Employer name Erie County Amount $42,123.41 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, RUBEN E Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $42,123.25 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, ERIC S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,123.03 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CAROL A Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $42,122.83 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, VERNITA E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,122.55 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTS, ALICIA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,122.46 Date 02/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MICHAEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,122.35 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, PEARLINE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,121.98 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYSDALE, RONALD Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,121.96 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEETON, JOHN W Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,121.89 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LAWRENCE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,121.60 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JACQUELINE T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,121.51 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEY, ANGELA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,121.46 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARK H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,121.43 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADLEY, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,120.91 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIELLO, DAVID A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $42,120.90 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MARIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,120.71 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLO, VIVIAN L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,120.46 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, YVONNE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,120.31 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKROUM, JEANNETTE Y Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,120.20 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE-DRESCH, GERALDINE L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $42,120.07 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDINK, PAMELA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,119.90 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KEVIN C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $42,119.89 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, LEIGH Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $42,119.64 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, COURTNEY M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,119.14 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, LINDA Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $42,119.11 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMANS, RICHARD D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,118.96 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, KATHY JO Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $42,118.57 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINK, JEANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,118.47 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, CLAIRE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,118.40 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, AIMEE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,118.23 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, KATHRYN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,117.99 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,117.70 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, DANIELLE C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,117.61 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEY, SETH A Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,117.57 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-HILAIRE, JULIETTE Employer name Orange County Amount $42,117.57 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LINDA L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $42,117.46 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZLE, JO ANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,117.40 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,117.09 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $42,116.97 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALEY, JOANNE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,116.96 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANELLO, ANDREW A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,116.93 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLARSKI, KAREN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,116.45 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, MAUREEN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,116.43 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDER, MICHELLE F Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,116.20 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, MICHAEL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,116.08 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRYNOWICZ, THERESA F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $42,116.00 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECK, PETER J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $42,115.97 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,115.61 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, REED A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,115.58 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, NANCY E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,115.53 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ASHLEIGH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,115.50 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEPEL, JUDITH A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $42,115.50 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MAYRA I Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $42,115.45 Date 07/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, SUSANNA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,115.35 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, ERIC M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $42,115.17 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, VICKIE J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,115.00 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEJKA, SUSAN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,114.95 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, JAMIE K Employer name Erie County Amount $42,114.89 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System