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 CANCELLIERI, JOSEPH Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $42,014.69 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELLE, GORDON W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,014.58 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADU, BRIAN C Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $42,014.58 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, DANEEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,014.56 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,014.48 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICA, YVONNE M Employer name City of Lockport Amount $42,014.47 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETTY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,014.36 Date 05/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, SHERI L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,014.22 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ADESTA M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $42,014.22 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DONALD E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,014.22 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, EVAN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $42,014.22 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, PAUL O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,014.22 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, SHOU L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,014.22 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Education Department Amount $42,014.22 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, DANNY Employer name Education Department Amount $42,014.22 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIVINSKI, MELANIE N Employer name Education Department Amount $42,014.22 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEILAK, MARYANN Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $42,014.22 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,014.22 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, LYNN F Employer name Department of State Amount $42,014.22 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, DONNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,014.22 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, SARAH H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,014.22 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, ALYSON PAGE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,014.22 Date 12/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, CARLY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $42,014.22 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINIEK, GREGORY D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,014.22 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LOURDES Y Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,014.22 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ALYSSA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,014.22 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEVE, JODI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,014.22 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFINGER, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,014.22 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBES, LAWRENCE D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,014.22 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, LAURA F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,014.22 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKBEE, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,014.22 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JANICE L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,014.22 Date 12/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRADER, STEVEN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,014.22 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNER, CAROLE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,014.22 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZEN, JONATHAN C Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,014.22 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JASPER B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,014.22 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,014.22 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD R Employer name Town of Hague Amount $42,014.04 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SHAMROOL Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $42,013.98 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, CYNTHIA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,013.96 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, AMY J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,013.91 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, DONNA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,013.70 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, TAMMIE L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,013.64 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLICK, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,013.61 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLETTE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $42,013.40 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLER, SUELLEN E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,012.92 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KASTON Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,012.66 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, COLLEEN J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $42,012.62 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,012.59 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBIONDO, ALICIA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,012.57 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, RENEE D Employer name Erie County Amount $42,012.56 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOGLUND, ERIK C Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,012.50 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENWAY, ANGELA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,012.40 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RITA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,012.40 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERPELETS, PAVEL Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,012.39 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $42,012.37 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, DANE E Employer name Education Department Amount $42,012.18 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, TANYA E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $42,012.18 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANO, DOUGLAS F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,012.14 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYLIK R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,012.09 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALS, JUANITA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,011.77 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKSHEAR, SHABELLA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,011.60 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANGELIN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,011.58 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATRACCHIA, KELLIE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,011.46 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JANET L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $42,011.36 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, ANDREA L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,011.31 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUIS E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $42,011.30 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMEROFF, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,011.24 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHURS, PATRICIA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,011.15 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO ROSARIO, JANET Employer name Erie County Amount $42,011.05 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPERNAULT, BRUCE W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,010.89 Date 05/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GWENDOLYN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,010.67 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKARD, JEAN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,010.52 Date 11/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,010.49 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, JEFFREY A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $42,010.43 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, CATHY A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $42,010.10 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDA A Employer name City of Utica Amount $42,010.01 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MARIE G Employer name Education Department Amount $42,009.86 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CAROLYN Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,009.72 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJA, KATHERINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,009.65 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, SCOTT A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,009.50 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MICHAEL C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,009.41 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING-DE MARTINO, VERONICA M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $42,009.40 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDALE, DANIEL I Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $42,009.34 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOSHUA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,009.33 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANQUIST, SUSAN P Employer name Chenango County Amount $42,009.20 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNLEY, LISA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $42,008.93 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, CODY M Employer name Village of Tivoli Amount $42,008.88 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLE, DEBORAH Employer name Education Department Amount $42,008.76 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, LOIS A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,008.76 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,008.76 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,008.76 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMARK, JONATHAN W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,008.76 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, SCOTT R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,008.76 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELLS, ROSEMARY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,008.76 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, SCOTT J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,008.76 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, KELLY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,008.72 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MELISSA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,008.50 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PAMELA ANN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,008.50 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HATTIE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,008.49 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System