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 AFZAL, UZMA R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,565.98 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DONNIE L, JR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,565.97 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANZ, THOMAS R Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $41,565.82 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, KENNETH S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,565.81 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GWENDOLYN C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,565.65 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, WEIDONG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,565.64 Date 12/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLIERS, ANDRE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,565.08 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, NOVA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,564.83 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KRISTIAN T Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $41,564.78 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARZO, CAROL A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,564.38 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN CASTRO, CARMEN M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,564.38 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPPINGER, DENNIS S Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $41,564.01 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DAVID W Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,563.65 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJEWSKI, BONNIE A Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $41,562.94 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, NILKA I Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,562.89 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, JESSICA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,562.89 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, HILBERT J Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $41,562.84 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,562.62 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, CRAIG W Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $41,562.56 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIURASTANTE, VITTORINO P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $41,562.48 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, EMILY B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $41,562.22 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZEAU, EVELYNE E D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,562.19 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Hamden Amount $41,562.11 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANO, ANDREW S Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $41,562.05 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, HEIDI A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $41,561.90 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, MARGARET E Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $41,561.89 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIJO, BRENDA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,561.83 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISTMAN-OLIVER, ROBIN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,561.74 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MAREA N Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $41,561.37 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, AUDRA A Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $41,561.34 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DONALD C Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $41,561.08 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONI, LAURA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,561.03 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GWENEVA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,560.86 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JORDAN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,560.76 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, LAURIE M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $41,560.42 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHELE L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,560.08 Date 12/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARY ANN Employer name Albany County Amount $41,560.03 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Albany County Amount $41,560.02 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, KATHRYN R Employer name Albany County Amount $41,560.02 Date 12/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, MARY L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,560.02 Date 10/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BETTY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $41,559.89 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERKIS, MARY F Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,559.34 Date 10/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, PAULA A Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $41,559.25 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, AMBER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.17 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KAREN E Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $41,558.96 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGER, BETH L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $41,558.83 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORHACZ-FELICE, JANE-MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $41,558.83 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALL, CARLA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,558.78 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, DAVID R Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $41,558.61 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILLIAM, APRIL M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,558.27 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,558.26 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, ANGELA C Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,558.22 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTEK, DAVID F Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,557.98 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCK, JUSTIN J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $41,557.94 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, JAYNE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,557.90 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,557.86 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,557.68 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JENNIFER C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,557.60 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,557.57 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONE, BENIGNO A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,557.49 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,557.31 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEVIN N Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $41,557.31 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTHALL, ALEXIS Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,557.26 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANA, RICHARD L Employer name Canton CSD Amount $41,557.15 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, JEFFREY J Employer name Canton CSD Amount $41,557.15 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, THEODORE L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,557.12 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RUBY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,557.00 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVERNEY, ALICIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,556.98 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MICHAEL H Employer name Broome County Amount $41,556.95 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $41,556.88 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE, BENJAMIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,556.77 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,556.65 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JANINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $41,556.64 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, PAMELA R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,556.38 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOCCO, MARGARET P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $41,556.29 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, VITO A, JR Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $41,556.15 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHAL, LORRAINE M Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $41,556.11 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGALL, KRISTI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,555.95 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, CARI L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $41,555.94 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, ANNE MARIE Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,555.94 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAYO, MELISSA B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $41,555.91 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERSON, TAUASHA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,555.82 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADDERS, NICHOLAS D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,555.67 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUGIA, DAVID M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,555.64 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAVANISKI, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $41,555.36 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, JUDY L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $41,555.34 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, DENISE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,555.19 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCO, CRAIG Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $41,555.08 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, STEPHEN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,555.03 Date 01/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCZYNSKI, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,554.80 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLBERG, NIKKI M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,554.57 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, DAKOTA R Employer name Orange County Amount $41,554.32 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JEREMY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,554.11 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, DAVID J Employer name Village of Laurel Hollow Amount $41,553.98 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DWAYNE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $41,553.86 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIN, BRIAN T Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $41,553.82 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, DEBORAH R Employer name City of Fulton Amount $41,553.54 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC J Employer name Education Department Amount $41,553.51 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUGLIA, MARYANN Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $41,553.48 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNANGELO, LISA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,553.22 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System