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 DIEDRICH, LAURIE L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $42,084.48 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENWALDER, LUCIA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,084.47 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, DANIEL P Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $42,084.45 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JEFFRY C Employer name Albion CSD Amount $42,083.92 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ESSENCE D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,083.88 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, FRANKY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,083.88 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMOND, JANE B Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $42,083.75 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, SUSAN J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,083.70 Date 09/27/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, LAURA M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,083.53 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONE, ELLEN D Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,083.12 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS-LEWIS, SHEILA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,082.73 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, TRACY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,082.55 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, SARAH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,082.25 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, CHRIS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,082.07 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ROBERT E, III Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,082.03 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Harrisburg Amount $42,082.01 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, HAROLD W Employer name Town of Reading Amount $42,081.88 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, JUSTIN E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,081.68 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, PAMELA L Employer name City of Cortland Amount $42,081.54 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRIANO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,081.45 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, ROBERT J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,081.24 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, JOSE A Employer name Tarrytown Mun Housing Auth Amount $42,080.88 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, SANDRA J Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $42,080.80 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN-SMITH, JOSEPHINE W Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,080.37 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WARREN E Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $42,080.27 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHARON Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $42,080.07 Date 08/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHERE, KARLA J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,080.04 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLIN, LEAH D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,079.69 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, TONIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,079.69 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCOVIO, ANGELA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,079.68 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, JOHN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,079.67 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, EMILY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,079.67 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEES, COURTNEY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,079.65 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCUS, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $42,079.57 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATHIS, RITA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,079.14 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,079.00 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CLIFFORD J Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $42,078.81 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, KAREN E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,078.55 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ANTONIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $42,078.53 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENSTRACH, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $42,078.53 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, REGINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $42,078.53 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, MATTHEW A Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,078.29 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODESWIK, MARIO L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,078.23 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, NANCY S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,078.19 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-ARENA, TRACEY A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $42,078.18 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PETER W Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $42,077.86 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $42,077.86 Date 11/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $42,077.86 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSCHUCK, DENISE L Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $42,077.83 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, REBECCA S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,077.82 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $42,077.75 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARIF, JEROME O Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $42,077.75 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,077.74 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, ROBIN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,077.71 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASUSKI, NORMAN A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $42,077.69 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOERR, DONALD A, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,077.58 Date 04/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MILTON J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $42,077.52 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BARBARA J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $42,077.08 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, TYLER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,076.66 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRGA, ANDREW S Employer name Washington County Amount $42,076.59 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DAVID S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,076.57 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARRE, ELAINE B Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $42,076.51 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, PAULA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,076.42 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERLEE, JENNIFER R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,076.30 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARIELLO, MARIA C Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $42,076.07 Date 09/01/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, JENESE N Employer name Education Department Amount $42,076.06 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, SALVATORE Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $42,076.06 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, REGINA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,075.92 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIC, STACIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $42,075.83 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JULIE A Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,075.80 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGGART, MELINDA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,075.36 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TRACY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $42,075.21 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,075.15 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHTER, MARISSA R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,075.11 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNOZEK, BRENDA L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,075.07 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,074.73 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPIA, ROSALBA A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $42,074.56 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, LINDA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,074.53 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITCHFIELD, ASHLEY D Employer name Education Department Amount $42,074.35 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULGERIAN, KATHLEEN D Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $42,074.32 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKODZINSKY, CARIN M Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $42,074.32 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,074.29 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZUREK, CATHERINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,074.03 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCOTTO, NICK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,074.01 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BRYAN S Employer name Town of Cincinnatus Amount $42,073.98 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSSON, MARCIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,073.75 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ALLEN C Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $42,073.68 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, LAURA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,073.46 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCHILO, KAREN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,073.42 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCIER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,073.21 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Newark Valley Amount $42,073.15 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, PAUL B Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,073.04 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCZKOWSKI, PAWEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,072.93 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, TIMOTHY P Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $42,072.22 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, ANNETTE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,072.15 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SHANNON M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $42,072.02 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, MICHELLE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,071.77 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUEGER, KEVIN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,071.69 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENISE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,071.59 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PENNY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,071.40 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System