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 KILEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Broome County Amount $41,636.83 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,636.58 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCO, JAY T Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,636.56 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIQUES, NICOLE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,636.33 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZICH, FRANK J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $41,636.33 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,635.87 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, DAVID C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,635.80 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, JOANNE Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $41,635.32 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAFE, MARILYN H Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $41,635.19 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBY, TRAVIS W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,634.83 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, GREGORY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,634.78 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $41,634.53 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, TINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,634.45 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,634.41 Date 04/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SEAN H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,634.41 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEMAR K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,634.21 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, KIMBERLY D Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,633.90 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTEBACHER, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,633.80 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,633.63 Date 02/22/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZAK, NICHOLAS Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,633.29 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATRON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,633.07 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUBACH, THOMAS G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,632.75 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRIBER, CAITLIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,632.74 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZIO, MICHAEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,632.72 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, BRENDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,632.69 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, ROSEANNA C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,632.64 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JOHN F Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $41,632.41 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARIELLO, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,632.35 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, TERESA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,632.33 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERENTZ, MICHELLE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,632.00 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, LAURA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,631.89 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TERRY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,631.64 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, KENDRA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,631.62 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, CARL L Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $41,631.42 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, CHARLES E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,631.41 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRENCE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $41,631.22 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TAMMY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,631.11 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIFSTEIN, MARK Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $41,630.82 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCORRO, MYRNA M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,630.78 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, DANIEL F Employer name Homer CSD Amount $41,630.75 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGNER, NATHAN J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,630.72 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLING, JAYE P Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $41,630.66 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRIOLA, VIRGINIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,630.41 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRYNN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,630.39 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TODD J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,630.09 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, REBECA A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $41,629.51 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RICHARD Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,629.39 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENS, ANDREW R Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,629.24 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CAROL J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,629.13 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLNY, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $41,629.00 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MARY K Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $41,628.87 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,628.85 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZIGETI, MARIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,628.80 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, BRENDA I Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,628.54 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNICO, BOBBI M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,628.19 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VICTOR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,628.18 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLODARCZYK, SUSAN Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $41,628.10 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CHRISTINE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,628.06 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AMANDA Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,627.76 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS-NOEL, JENNIFER H Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $41,627.68 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,627.63 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFEL, KARIN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,627.57 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, ROSEMARY A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $41,627.23 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, JARED M Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,627.17 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, SHERRY L Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $41,627.06 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MATTHEW Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $41,626.78 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, DEBORAH A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $41,626.71 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANA, LAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,626.44 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERTINGER, JAMES T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,626.39 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, PAULINE P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,626.39 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, MARYANNE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,626.36 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, DEBRA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,626.20 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRMAN, CHARLENE C Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,625.91 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, DAVID J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,625.85 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACARELLA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $41,625.85 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCIANO, SHIRLEY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,625.63 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, ANNA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,625.41 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHARDT-THOMPSON, JANEEN Y Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $41,625.11 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, ROBERT D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,624.64 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, JOHN L Employer name Town of Easton Amount $41,624.61 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENFROE, DIANE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,624.61 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENTA, THOMAS S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,624.55 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, ASHLEY F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,624.53 Date 02/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBO, JEFFREY J Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $41,624.31 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOPLAL, ROSIE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,624.26 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDSON, JESSE R Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $41,624.23 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTICA, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,624.05 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARGARET R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $41,623.96 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, JOSEPH J Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,623.86 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDS, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,623.78 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTSEN, WENDY S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,623.73 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROES, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $41,623.72 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ROBIN D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $41,623.71 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSAPOSS, DONALD J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $41,623.48 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,623.46 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DARWIN C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $41,623.36 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZO, JEFFREY Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $41,623.28 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SAMANTHA E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,623.13 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RYAN S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $41,623.11 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORITO, CASSANDRA E Employer name Orange County Amount $41,622.84 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System