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 BARBERIS, CALLY Employer name Bryant Library Amount $41,743.45 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Union Amount $41,743.27 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK-HAPPY, CAROL E Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $41,743.22 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISERMAN, TAFFELA L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,743.17 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, KYLE B Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,743.09 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEKAN, JASMINA Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,742.97 Date 02/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, JIMMESHA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,742.81 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTIGLIONE, ANTHONY J, III Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,742.78 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, SHIRLEY Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $41,742.06 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINI-HOLFELDER, CAMMIE L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $41,742.06 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASY, TAMARA K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $41,741.93 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CAROL L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $41,741.68 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTINE, DAWN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,741.63 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, DAWN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,741.35 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURRELL, EDWARD E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,741.32 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCKETT, PHILIP E Employer name Village of Granville Amount $41,741.27 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, DENISE M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $41,741.16 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RANDY Employer name Victor CSD Amount $41,741.02 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARIO, JOSEPH C Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $41,740.96 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,740.94 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORETSKY, ASHER R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $41,740.85 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, BRIAN D Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,740.85 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAYLA A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,740.85 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONAN, DEVON A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,740.85 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURASHIGE, LAUREL G Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,740.85 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,740.85 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAMMIE L Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $41,740.70 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERICO, KRISTEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,740.56 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHARLENE D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $41,740.50 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, ANGELA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $41,740.38 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,740.19 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBA, LYN A Employer name Broome County Amount $41,740.19 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, MELISSA M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $41,740.10 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, BARBARA S Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,740.04 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALLANZA, MARIA T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,739.75 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, LAUREN N Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,739.75 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, LINDA T Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $41,739.73 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTO-CHANG, OSWALDO A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $41,739.69 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARACENA, LEOCRECIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,739.68 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELLS, CONSTANCE M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $41,739.61 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MEGHAN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $41,739.56 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTERO, ROYCE R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,739.36 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WILFREDO, SR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,739.25 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $41,739.16 Date 04/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST BERNARD, CYNTHIA E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $41,739.10 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, ROBERT S Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $41,738.85 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, GRACIELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,738.71 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DARRELL Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,738.64 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, WILLIAM G, II Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,738.28 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FRED A, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,738.10 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, M VERONICA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,738.06 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORGARD, TRACY A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $41,737.73 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITENACK, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $41,737.51 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JONG, ERICA L Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $41,737.36 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRASHUNE, DONNA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,737.12 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANWARING, SHERYL A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $41,737.12 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MELLE, STEPHANIE M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $41,736.92 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YVONNE Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,736.87 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, FRANK W Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $41,736.51 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASINI, OLIVIA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,736.47 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, RANDALL L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,736.21 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SHANIESE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,736.15 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JO-AN C Employer name Broome County Amount $41,736.14 Date 12/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,735.84 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIANS, DAVID T Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $41,735.83 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, JUSTIN P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,735.78 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ALISHA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,735.60 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, MICHAEL P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,735.55 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARANOWSKI, WANDA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,735.13 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, FELIX Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $41,734.91 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBB, RICHARD L Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,734.68 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGALLI, LEEMA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,734.40 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, BENJAMIN J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,734.19 Date 05/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYER, JAMES C Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $41,733.67 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TINA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,733.66 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIBERT, CAROL ANN Employer name Albion CSD Amount $41,733.52 Date 02/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESSIO, PETER J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,733.36 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEGER, DEREK R Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $41,733.34 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JENNIFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,733.33 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DONALD K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,733.30 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,733.20 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LAWRENCE G, III Employer name City of Cortland Amount $41,733.20 Date 11/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, MARY L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,732.84 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, SIJY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,732.79 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, GAIL E Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $41,732.60 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JASON S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,732.50 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, KAREN E Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,732.42 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, MARK E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,732.17 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, LYNN P Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,731.85 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $41,731.78 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, DARYL L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $41,731.72 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,731.60 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, SUSAN A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,731.55 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNLEY, RONALD Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,731.49 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMAN, NIKEA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,731.48 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFEY, DANIELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,731.39 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGGE, LINDSAY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,731.36 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPST, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,731.18 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEJAK, RICHARD S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $41,730.99 Date 07/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, TIMOTHY A, SR Employer name Town of Richfield Amount $41,730.97 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System