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 TRELA, DOROTHEA S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,919.09 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZEY, KAYCEE R Employer name Essex County Amount $41,918.97 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZIGER, VALARIE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MARYELLEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASCIA, GRACE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFARO, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLAKIS, JANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, SONIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, TIFFANY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, ANDREA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,918.70 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDENBERGER, IRENE C Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $41,918.43 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LAWANDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,918.27 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, HEATHER E Employer name Tioga County Amount $41,918.21 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTONA, LISA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $41,917.90 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CATHLEEN J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $41,917.77 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITHCART, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $41,917.65 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,917.59 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, OCIEL Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $41,917.38 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JONATHAN J Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $41,917.26 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, NICHOLAS R Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,917.20 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, MELINDA J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $41,917.08 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, FRESA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,916.85 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JENNAH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,916.84 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JAMES L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,916.59 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NATHAN K Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,916.46 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES M Employer name Town of Richfield Amount $41,916.37 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE-CLARKE, MELISSA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,915.79 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEN, JOANNE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,915.65 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBAUDO, ASHLEY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $41,915.64 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PEGGY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,914.98 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIAS, ASHLY S Employer name Erie County Amount $41,914.75 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NORBERTO M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,914.52 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, WINFORD B Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $41,914.34 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULE, KARLA L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $41,914.24 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, CHARLES A Employer name Albany County Amount $41,914.24 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLRICH, GERTRUDE I Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $41,914.13 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS F Employer name Erie County Amount $41,913.96 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRIAN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,913.95 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, PATRICK H Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $41,913.72 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNKIN, SCHUYLER K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $41,913.63 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TRISHA Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,913.17 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARRY D Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $41,913.10 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CHRISTINE T Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $41,913.06 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARDIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,912.90 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, MARLA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,912.85 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, FRANCES L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,912.76 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCIGNOLO, AARON M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $41,912.67 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, KAYON N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,912.58 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, SARAH E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,912.50 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, DOUGLAS A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,912.45 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNEY, DEBORAH D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,912.41 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, ANGELA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,912.32 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINANNI, TIFINI B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,911.86 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPINELLA, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,911.82 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ROBERT M Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,911.57 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,911.50 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, JODI M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $41,911.20 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $41,910.99 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERSOLE, MARK D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,910.97 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIAS, DANIEL R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,910.97 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAND, ALEXA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,910.42 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHNESTOCK, ALICIA N Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,910.36 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDENBURG, CARL J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $41,910.16 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, JANET M Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $41,910.00 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DOUGLAS R Employer name Erie County Amount $41,909.97 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBERGER, PATRICIA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,909.68 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RONALD E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,909.63 Date 03/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMO, MICHELE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,909.59 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWITH, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $41,909.53 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, PHILIP A Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $41,909.52 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERSEY, LYNN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,909.48 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISURACA, BRIGETTE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,909.42 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE GRABER, TAYLOR M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $41,909.42 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, RICHARD I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,909.32 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, ALLIE E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,909.28 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CAROL A Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $41,908.98 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, DONALD W Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $41,908.89 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEVITT, RICHARD B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,908.87 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANOWICZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $41,908.83 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISE, COLE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,908.78 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ALICE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,908.62 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIGOZA, SANDRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,908.58 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, HILLARY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,908.44 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIELLE L Employer name Broome County Amount $41,908.44 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARE, MELISSA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,908.17 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, ANGELA D Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $41,908.17 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCK, KERRY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,908.00 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNIGAN, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,907.98 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, NICHOLE M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $41,907.97 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KAREN A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $41,907.87 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, ERIC L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,907.70 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDER, JEFFREY S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,907.69 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZO, DIANE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $41,907.12 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADY, ALAN R Employer name Washington County Amount $41,907.00 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAY, ROBIN M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,906.75 Date 08/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALE, SUSANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $41,906.73 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, AMOS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,906.69 Date 07/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, MARY K Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $41,906.55 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,906.45 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System