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 MANNING, KIMBERLEE F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,791.18 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $41,791.10 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENIAS, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $41,791.01 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DENISE D Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $41,790.98 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH-PLUMMER, SAUNDRA N Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $41,790.80 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOHN L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $41,790.76 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VICTORIA C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $41,790.57 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JEFFREY W Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,790.44 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUSTEIN, LOIS R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,790.37 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TAMMY J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,790.33 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, ANNE Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $41,790.12 Date 01/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, DAVID R Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,790.07 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUL, WILLIE J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,790.01 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PAUL A, II Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,789.75 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHERYL L Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,789.68 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARI, PETER E Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $41,789.55 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, RANDY J Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $41,789.50 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Moira Amount $41,789.30 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATTIZZO, JOHN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $41,788.94 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, FRANCISCO, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,788.76 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISKI, THERESA M Employer name Orange County Amount $41,788.31 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, JOHN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,788.24 Date 04/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-WILLIAMS, JEANNETTE A P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $41,787.78 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,787.43 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, ROBERT J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,787.20 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, VIKKI K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,786.97 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PETER J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,786.65 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DONALD J Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $41,786.53 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ESPOSITO, ANGELA J Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $41,786.13 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,786.09 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, DANIEL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,786.07 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNIONS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,786.00 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DUANE R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,786.00 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW P Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,785.98 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOSKY, STEVEN K Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $41,785.96 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, WANDA I Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,785.75 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, DAMARIS Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $41,785.59 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ARABIA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,785.41 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANTES, ERICKA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,785.25 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, KELLY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,785.07 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND-CLARKE, TANYA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $41,784.86 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, STEVEN E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $41,784.80 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOGAS, SIA Z Employer name Albany County Amount $41,784.73 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOERG, CLAUDE A Employer name Town of Pendleton Amount $41,784.72 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, DAVID B Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $41,784.66 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKVIST, ALYSSA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $41,784.42 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DANIELLE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,784.41 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ANN M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $41,784.35 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, KYLE G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,784.19 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, SUSAN T Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $41,784.17 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTER, SHANTEE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,784.03 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,783.96 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWERS, EMILY P Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $41,783.64 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, TRACY Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $41,783.40 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCK, MARIJEAN C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,783.31 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, JEFFREY T Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,783.02 Date 10/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANN-MARIE Employer name Albany County Amount $41,782.94 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, HAROLD Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $41,782.91 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGENDAHL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $41,782.91 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIKANLU, OLABISI O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,782.73 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLWANGER, THOMAS E Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,782.44 Date 08/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEBRA A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $41,782.42 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASKULSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,782.16 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, DEREK Employer name Erie County Amount $41,782.08 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, HENRY Employer name Genesee Val Reg Mark Authority Amount $41,782.08 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,782.01 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, JANET M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,782.00 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,781.96 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLOPEK, JEFF Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,781.82 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBIN, THOMAS P Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $41,781.66 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NANCY E Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $41,781.26 Date 01/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, STEVEN M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $41,781.12 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIOLES, CHERYL D Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $41,781.06 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,780.80 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBE, SHURI R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $41,780.78 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, ADAM R Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,780.77 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUNTON, MARK Employer name Yaphank Fire District Amount $41,780.75 Date 10/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, JOHN M Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $41,780.74 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, AKI M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,780.69 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, MELISSA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,780.68 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZ, SUSAN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,780.67 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MEGAN L Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,780.65 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, JOSEPH Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $41,780.62 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHOWNY, JAIME L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,780.58 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, MELINDA A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $41,780.42 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGEY, MORGAN L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $41,780.09 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,779.92 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, JANE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,779.58 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, KATIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,779.51 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, ELLEN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $41,779.10 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLON, RYAN D Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $41,778.92 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYGART, ARNA K Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $41,778.90 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ALEXANDER Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,778.73 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, JEANNINE Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $41,778.51 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LONZA A, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,778.39 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, BRENDAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,777.98 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, BARRY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,777.97 Date 09/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KARL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,776.93 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, CECELIA J Employer name Nassau County Ida Amount $41,776.88 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHM, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Cherry Creek Amount $41,776.65 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System