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 GUARINO, ARIEL A Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,687.82 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, DOUGLAS S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,687.74 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, DARREN K Employer name Village of Lake George Amount $41,687.63 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, TODD Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,687.60 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALICAN, IV, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,687.56 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, WENDY S Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $41,687.53 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, DEBORAH Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $41,687.49 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSOMINO, LINDA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,687.47 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, KEITH W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,687.44 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, SUSIE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $41,687.17 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDEN, DANIEL R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $41,687.12 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZINET, VENESSA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,686.84 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $41,686.50 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHELE, KAREN J Employer name Town of Milan Amount $41,686.26 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PAY, JENNIFER R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,686.25 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, ALLEN T Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $41,686.12 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,686.09 Date 06/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMBO, JOSEPH C Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,686.05 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMEL C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,686.04 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNAMANN, DONNA M Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $41,685.95 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNOLA, CALISTA T Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $41,685.94 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOHN C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $41,685.76 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINWALD, SARAH Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $41,685.51 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, THOMAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,685.46 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, EVELYN ANN Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,685.23 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, SEAN M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $41,684.84 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHARJAN, URMILA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,684.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZI, ROBIN J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,684.26 Date 01/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ARIANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,684.23 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SANDRA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $41,683.99 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Durham Amount $41,683.84 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOVISSI, MELANIE J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,683.82 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, ERIK M Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,683.58 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOCH, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Varick Amount $41,683.54 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADEN, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Maine Amount $41,683.51 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVINO, SALVATORE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,683.44 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEL, ANITA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,683.29 Date 05/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINEBREW, HASSANA R T Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $41,683.25 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, THOMAS J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,683.21 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, COLLEEN M Employer name Warren County Amount $41,683.20 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDEAUX, MARK Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $41,683.03 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ELAINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,683.01 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, JAMES F, JR Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $41,682.99 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DAVIN F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,682.92 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, GREGORY W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,682.49 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MYRA I Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,682.31 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, JOYCE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,681.99 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERZEK, TINA C Employer name Orange County Amount $41,681.61 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAGNA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,681.60 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, KEEMEE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $41,681.19 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTER, KRISTA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,680.82 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, BRIAN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,680.43 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JOHN D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,680.40 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK, ALAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,680.16 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, SCOTT A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,679.91 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENLEY, BRENDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,679.84 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,679.73 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEBER, LYNNETTE M Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $41,679.71 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, HARRY Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $41,679.68 Date 09/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALONE, KIM A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $41,679.68 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DOROTHY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,679.65 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, LEANDREA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,679.20 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KAREN R Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $41,679.03 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, DANYALE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $41,678.99 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMSEN, MARIBETH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,678.99 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $41,678.97 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KATHLEEN E Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,678.93 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, ROBIN E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $41,678.69 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALIDA C Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $41,678.69 Date 02/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, DENNIS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,678.69 Date 01/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SARAH JANE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,678.69 Date 01/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCKALNY, ELLEN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,678.69 Date 12/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JENNIFER N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,678.69 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, RICHARD J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,678.63 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUEEN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,678.39 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, RALPH E, JR Employer name Town of Walton Amount $41,678.27 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, KARLA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,678.02 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MELISSA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,678.01 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, JESSE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,677.97 Date 05/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTAS, ARTHUR J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,677.91 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS, KENNETH W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,677.76 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,677.52 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTZ, LAURA R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $41,676.90 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, RESA Employer name Department of State Amount $41,676.75 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPKEY, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,676.71 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MITCHELL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,676.52 Date 03/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SCOTT J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $41,676.26 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTVED, DEBRA P Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $41,675.60 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, PATRICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,675.47 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUM, WYLIE G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $41,675.40 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMORELLI, DIANE K Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,675.13 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPARRO, ANTONIA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $41,675.00 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, HARRY A, III Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,674.62 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALMER, JEAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,674.58 Date 12/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVUT, BRENDA SUE Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,674.39 Date 08/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDZINSKI, RICHAEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,674.32 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LYDIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,674.10 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIE, RENEE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,673.93 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSEW, KELLY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,673.80 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, AMBERLY R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,673.11 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System