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 ALI, NIZAM Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,672.93 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, CHRIS H Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,672.91 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, MELISSA L Employer name Village of Depew Amount $41,672.90 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, MAUREEN P Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,672.87 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARI, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,672.81 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, MONICA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $41,672.76 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASE, MEGHAN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,672.58 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, CARL E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,672.35 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKA, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,672.02 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LISA D Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,671.64 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHOLYCHAK, AMANDA E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,671.27 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, ALICIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,670.97 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, MERRITT C Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,670.59 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, SHERRI-ANN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,670.51 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, MATHEW S Employer name Warren County Amount $41,670.29 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKNEY, JACOB M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $41,669.98 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBAN, MATTHEW B Employer name Education Department Amount $41,669.92 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, SERGIO A Employer name Essex County Amount $41,669.63 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNS, ANTHONY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,669.63 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE-SHOOK, JENNIFER M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $41,669.60 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, KATHLEEN R Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $41,669.59 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, PETER A Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $41,669.57 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, VANESSA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,669.50 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RONALD D Employer name Eden CSD Amount $41,669.44 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LOREN Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $41,669.34 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENECK, MARGARET M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $41,669.24 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, MUNTA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,669.07 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOCK, JADE P Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,669.01 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAXTON, SHERYL Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,668.97 Date 05/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, MEGHAN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,668.84 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, ZACHARY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,668.82 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,668.79 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKHI, MADHU Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $41,668.62 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES-VEGA, GINEIZA L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,668.52 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, KRISTIN M Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $41,668.40 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Danby Amount $41,668.32 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZONE, CHRISTINE P Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $41,667.58 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANWAR, SUBORNA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,667.50 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALIK, TADEUSZ L Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $41,667.35 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DONALD A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $41,667.05 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, LARRY J Employer name Town of Rutland Amount $41,667.04 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, BRENDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,666.92 Date 06/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, JOY L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $41,666.92 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONKERY, ANTHONY D Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $41,666.89 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, SUZANNE K Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $41,666.88 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, TAMMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,666.75 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OARE, KATHERINE A Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $41,666.74 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRENBACHER, BRIANA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,666.72 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSI, BRENDA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,666.48 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGEL, KATHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,666.39 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $41,666.29 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MIRNA Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $41,666.13 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, DANA W Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $41,666.00 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHABIR, NIURKA A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,666.00 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, LEVERN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,665.97 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEL, MICHAEL H Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,665.92 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, RYAN J Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,665.69 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLICHKO, ALEXANDER M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,665.69 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,665.57 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,665.53 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DEBORAH J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $41,665.40 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRE, ELOISA C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,665.09 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JEFFERY C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,665.06 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, RACHEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,664.96 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELITO, ROBERT A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,664.80 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, JEANNINE A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $41,664.50 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILANOWSKI, MELISSA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $41,664.30 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKER, MARY E Employer name Town of Union Amount $41,664.06 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOREAUX, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Hector Amount $41,663.98 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANARO, MICHON L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $41,663.97 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALLYSON D Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $41,663.63 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBERGER, VICTORIA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,663.60 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD-DE PRIEST, KERRI L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,663.55 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODZIAK, LINDA L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $41,663.46 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROZELLER, SHANNON Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,663.40 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, JOSHUA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,663.38 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, VICKI L Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $41,662.91 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, MARIA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $41,662.74 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPRAWSKI, ROBERT L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,662.50 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $41,662.46 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEP-LALLIER, HELEN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,662.43 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRICK, DEBORAH Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,662.35 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAVENA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,662.23 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARK S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,662.20 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, JOHN M Employer name Albany County Amount $41,662.07 Date 03/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAUGER, MICHELLE B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,662.04 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,661.95 Date 12/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, NANCY H Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $41,661.80 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CATHERINE G Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $41,661.78 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEMAN, PAUL M Employer name Village of Cambridge Amount $41,661.68 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, BRIAN G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $41,661.29 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTZ, JEFFREY M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $41,661.26 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JERMEY S Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $41,661.22 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, DEBRA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,661.03 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON, RODNEY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,660.90 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESLER, ERIKA N Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,660.88 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, MADELYN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,660.83 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANTE, OSCAR F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,660.69 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PEGGY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,660.69 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SIEGE, SCOTT F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,660.59 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System