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 MONSEES, PETER R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.77 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZER, SARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.77 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, ALLISON Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.76 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATT, LAWRENCE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.68 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COY, PATRICIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,022.66 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, WENDY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $42,022.45 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARREN, CATHERINE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,022.28 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ANNETTE M Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $42,022.14 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, GARY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,022.11 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, LYDIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,021.98 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARI, ROBERT J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $42,021.97 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROY-GROFIK, JOANN R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $42,021.91 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS GARRETH, YVONNE W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $42,021.81 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, JOSEPH P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,021.76 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, TRACY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,021.76 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, SUZANNE D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,021.76 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLE, VIRGINIA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,021.76 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFIELD, LENA BERTONE Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $42,021.59 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, DAVID Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,021.53 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, KARA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $42,021.50 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, MARTINE M Employer name Department of State Amount $42,021.50 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACIC, AMEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,021.18 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEK, DANIELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,021.05 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,020.85 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,020.79 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, FRANCIS A Employer name Washington County Amount $42,020.46 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANS, ANN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $42,020.46 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTO, LISA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,020.28 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGARESE, OLIVERA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,020.28 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, CAROL B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,020.23 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,020.20 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,020.14 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELO, GREGORY G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,019.98 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, DAN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,019.75 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIREL-GRECO, CHARIN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $42,019.72 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, SHANE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,019.68 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLOWAITH, ROSEMARY Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,019.68 Date 07/11/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVIONE, DAWN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,019.68 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGLIAVENTO, SUSAN L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $42,019.68 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BARRY V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,019.68 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,019.68 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCHRO, DEBORAH J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, DARLENE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELEWICZ, MICHELE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KATHERINE A Employer name Department of State Amount $42,019.68 Date 02/05/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DARLENE L Employer name Department of State Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,019.68 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESERVEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,019.68 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,019.68 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, MARY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,019.68 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, WAYNE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,019.68 Date 11/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKMON, DONNA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,019.68 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,019.68 Date 04/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARIFSON, JEFFREY H Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,019.68 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,019.68 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANO, DONNA C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,019.68 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, SAMUEL C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,019.56 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATZ, KIM M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,019.50 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, LORI M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,019.42 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JAIME M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,019.42 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LORI J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,019.42 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHO, MARY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,019.42 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, NANCY J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,019.22 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKEL, MICHELLE C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,019.22 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, S DENNIS Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,019.21 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMYKALA, AMBRE L Employer name Albany County Amount $42,019.18 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, LOTTIE I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,019.17 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $42,018.88 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, MERCY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,018.78 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, REBECCA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $42,018.76 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, SONJA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,018.34 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMMEIR, PAMELA S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,018.34 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, TATIANA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,017.98 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENCKE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,017.91 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOKER, JARED J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,017.87 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZER, ANN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,017.54 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, BRENDA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,017.30 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, LLOYD G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $42,017.09 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MARISOL Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,016.81 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, ROXANNA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,016.80 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, RACHEL J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $42,016.56 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER B Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $42,016.53 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $42,016.46 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, LISA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,016.30 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SARAH B Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,016.30 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, CHRISTINE L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $42,016.10 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETSER, ALAN R Employer name Town of Ephratah Amount $42,016.04 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLIK, THOMAS S Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $42,016.02 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JOEL S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,015.92 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURLONG, BILLIE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,015.78 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, SANDY K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,015.73 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, PETER J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $42,015.44 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPEL, KRYSTINA L Employer name Newark Public Library Amount $42,015.28 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDY, SHERRY A Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $42,015.15 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, DIPTI A Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $42,015.07 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, VINCENT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,015.00 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Santa Clara Amount $42,014.90 Date 09/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEVOTEK, MONICA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,014.74 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JANICE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,014.74 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System