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 ROYE, SARA T Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $41,820.48 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, RUTH H Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $41,819.99 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHS, AMY K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,818.76 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARELLO, LINDA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $41,818.50 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, ANN T Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,818.33 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHRUN, JOHN G, III Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $41,818.29 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLES, PATRICIA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,818.18 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNARD, KEITH P Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $41,817.94 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Town of Milton Amount $41,817.34 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADSPETH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $41,817.23 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, MARK Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $41,817.03 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRELL, ANTHONY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,816.80 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, TIFFANY L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,816.73 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIFLA, REBECCA M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,816.53 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENER, WAHNETA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,816.40 Date 07/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEI, AMANDA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,816.40 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CALEB D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,816.36 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, DAVID A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,816.07 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, ERIN P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,816.05 Date 06/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, CYRUS Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $41,816.01 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZIU, ANA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,816.00 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS SR., LANCE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,815.48 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERI, CAROL H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $41,815.48 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CARTER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,815.39 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, ROBERT W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,815.08 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER-RUNGE, ANNA M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $41,815.04 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, DIANE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,814.88 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, COLLEEN S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,814.78 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUND, PHILIP A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,814.63 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINARSKI, AARON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,814.58 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JAMES H Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,814.34 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, BRANDON E Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $41,814.27 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELLERICH, GAIL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,814.23 Date 08/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KELLY A Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $41,814.13 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, TONI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,813.89 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTA, RICHARD J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $41,813.78 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ANDREW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,813.60 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, DANIEL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,813.21 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JULIO E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,813.19 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, CAROLINE H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,813.16 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KYLE J Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,812.95 Date 01/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELLS, ALEXANDER Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,812.54 Date 11/23/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JAMES R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $41,812.40 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CORY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,812.35 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMION, ALBERT J Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $41,812.29 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGESEN, MARGARET A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,812.27 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, GARY P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,812.14 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGN, VERONICA JOAN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,812.13 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSEL, MARK Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $41,812.10 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIAN, THOMAS Employer name Broome County Amount $41,812.08 Date 12/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIN, CAROL A Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $41,811.76 Date 10/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNLEY, JESSICA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,811.61 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCA, DIANE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $41,811.60 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTRIGHT, KAREN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,811.43 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, STEPHEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,811.30 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERSKI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,811.18 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMO, CYNTHIA Employer name Keene CSD Amount $41,811.03 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ROBERT C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,810.78 Date 02/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDBERG, HELEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,810.70 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERLE, TIMOTHY F Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $41,810.61 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARDO, LISA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,810.61 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, JAMISON A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,810.53 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, CESAR M Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,810.44 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,810.35 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WILLIAM E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $41,810.02 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, JAMES P Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,809.99 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WEENEY, SAMANTHA R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $41,809.89 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SARA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,809.82 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, MARY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,809.21 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MIRANDA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,809.20 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RUDOLPH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,808.99 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINOPOLI, JOSEPH M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $41,808.95 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, NERISSA JOYCE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,808.81 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDICK, PAUL E Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $41,808.73 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, MARY S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $41,808.47 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, CAROL S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $41,808.21 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELDRUM, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,808.10 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, KIMBERLY B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,808.04 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SCOTT A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,808.04 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, KEVIN G Employer name Education Department Amount $41,807.79 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAL, MAYRA P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,807.70 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MARGARET A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,807.70 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYES, DONNA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,807.68 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAU, CORTNEY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,807.44 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRUNO, DONNA M Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $41,807.29 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, EVELYN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,806.94 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TERRY N Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $41,806.70 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMI, DALE R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,806.63 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMOWSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $41,806.59 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, SANDRA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $41,806.30 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $41,806.29 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORASCO, STEPHANIE K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,806.25 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, TODD D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $41,806.19 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRENDA S Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $41,806.12 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIER, LISA ANN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,805.84 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, ANGEL M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,805.82 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDRON, MICHELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,805.72 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, DEBORAH S Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,805.63 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSON, ERICA M Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $41,805.60 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBAUGH, KIMBERLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,805.57 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System