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 KOERBER, JUDITH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,995.11 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSFORD, ROBERT E Employer name Warren County Amount $41,994.75 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, TIMOTHY L, JR Employer name Town of Charlotte Amount $41,994.73 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGROAT, SUZANNE Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,994.70 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, IRVIN S, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,994.65 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KENNETH S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,994.61 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, JAMES D, III Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,994.55 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JOHN A Employer name Town of Wells Amount $41,994.44 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,994.42 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, BRITTANY J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,994.09 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSSBACH, SHIRLEY J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,993.94 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON ZWEIER, ROSEMARY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $41,993.80 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCH, JANNELLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $41,993.80 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRON, MARK W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,993.68 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, VICTORIA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,993.39 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, ERIN B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,993.26 Date 08/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HEIDI Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,993.21 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLINI, CLAIRE R Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $41,993.16 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, TIARA M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $41,993.12 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERRO MILLER, MARGARITA F Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,993.01 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELTZ, THOMAS E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $41,992.97 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPP, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,992.69 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, VIRGINIA MARIE Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $41,992.64 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, NORRIS B Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $41,992.31 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, WILLIAM O, JR Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $41,992.12 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BRENDA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,992.06 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, ALAN D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,991.99 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, LAURI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,991.58 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, BRANDON S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,991.55 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, RANDALL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,991.21 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADLIN, LINDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,990.90 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARODY, JANET B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,990.90 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, BRIDGET L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,990.90 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLER, ROBYN E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $41,990.85 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGAR, BRAD E Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,990.75 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, FRANCIS D, II Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $41,990.70 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREZZO, ASHLEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,990.69 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEBEN, THERESA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,990.28 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, SHARON A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,990.27 Date 03/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN D Employer name Orleans County Amount $41,990.23 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKRELL, THOMAS R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,990.11 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,990.09 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, JESSICA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,989.80 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, CAROL J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $41,989.80 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETMER, WENDY K Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,989.78 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, RICHARD A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,989.72 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WILLIAM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,989.57 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DERRICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,989.53 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEZ, CHRISTINE T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,989.25 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDON, SHANE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,989.04 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,988.97 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFFHAMMER, ELLEN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $41,988.44 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISAMAN, KAREN L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $41,988.15 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHE, MAUREEN Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $41,988.12 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNIER, RICHARD M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,987.77 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAZA, ROSA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,987.71 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,987.54 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBIN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,987.52 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, CHADELLE K Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,987.47 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAL, WENDY E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $41,987.44 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHKA, CYNTHIA V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,987.43 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLNOWSKI, JILL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,987.10 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,987.10 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, DAISY N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,987.08 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, NIKA K Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,987.08 Date 12/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, KELLY ANN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,987.00 Date 01/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGO, MARCY L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,986.89 Date 05/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADOWSKI, MARY B Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,986.76 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLPH, LARRY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,986.54 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, DIANA M Employer name Hamilton County Amount $41,986.22 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, VALERIE J Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $41,986.10 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, RUSSELL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,985.79 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAROZZO, NICOLE D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $41,985.74 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CANNELL, NANNETTE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,985.07 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JASON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,984.84 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PATRICK J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,984.72 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DONALD T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,984.70 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAROL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,984.64 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEMAN, TRACI D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $41,984.56 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, SARA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,984.28 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPALSKI, GRACE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,984.02 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $41,984.00 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CINDY L Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $41,983.43 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, PHILIP M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,982.76 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, NANCY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,982.69 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATREILLE, NICOLE S Employer name Orange County Amount $41,982.67 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $41,982.56 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,982.41 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LATOYA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,982.32 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, PATRICIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,982.09 Date 06/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, AMY R Employer name Town of Parma Amount $41,981.73 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHELE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,981.66 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCAULT, AIMEE J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,981.48 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYCHO, ANTONIO Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $41,981.27 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENWOOD L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,981.17 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MELISSA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,981.06 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISINTIN, CAROLYN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $41,980.95 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, MICHAEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,980.76 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, CHERYL A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $41,980.64 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKLE, ROY L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,980.28 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System