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 FRITH, VALERIE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,436.26 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, JOSHUA J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $41,436.07 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREK, MARY E SULLIVAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,436.00 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTHONAX, JENNIFER L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,435.91 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUB, BRIAN G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,435.89 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAVINO, ANTHONY R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,435.84 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, NATASHA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,435.68 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOERGER, DIANE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,435.62 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINOGA, BRENDA J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,435.62 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSOPPLE, AMY L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $41,435.51 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,435.42 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIROCCO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,435.21 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, KERA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $41,435.18 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEER, GEORGE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $41,435.14 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGRAVE-ROSS, KEISHA L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $41,435.03 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, KIM Y Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,434.94 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, SAM M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,434.60 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,434.31 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSMAN, AMANDA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,434.30 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, DEBORAH A Employer name Warren County Amount $41,434.28 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Halcott Amount $41,434.23 Date 06/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZ, PAUL F Employer name Town of Jay Amount $41,434.06 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, RANDY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,434.03 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWSEY, MATTHEW A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,433.80 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDRAS, JAMES L Employer name Village of Champlain Amount $41,433.68 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIQUETTE, HOLLEY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,433.66 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RICHARD Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,433.64 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RYAN J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $41,433.53 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARK H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,433.01 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALETTI, DAVID G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,432.85 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPDEVIELLE, LAUREN E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,432.75 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, CINDY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,432.72 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, DAVID C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,432.50 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LISA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,432.40 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LAKISHA N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,432.23 Date 11/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNIE, KEISHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,431.85 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JOVAN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $41,431.83 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABEC, LORINE A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $41,431.68 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, NICOLE L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $41,431.59 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, MARIA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,431.53 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNG, RONALD C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $41,431.22 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTRZEBSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $41,431.22 Date 07/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, KAREN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,431.16 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $41,431.08 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $41,431.02 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAS, STEPHEN V Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,430.94 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZEROFF, DENISE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $41,430.91 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,430.70 Date 12/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHILL, LISA M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $41,430.62 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, VICKIE M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $41,430.56 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, TIMOTHY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,430.54 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, NOEL C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $41,430.50 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DORINE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $41,430.46 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JACLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,430.42 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, HAROLD L Employer name Town of Erin Amount $41,430.30 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNOTTE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $41,430.16 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, LEIANA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,429.93 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-JONES, BARBARA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,429.84 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CARL J Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $41,429.75 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ ALVAREZ, ZUSANNA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $41,429.70 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIRE, JUAN C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,429.62 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPACINCH, JANET M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $41,429.18 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $41,428.90 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, KELLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,428.67 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, LOUISA Employer name Orange County Amount $41,428.55 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWRY, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,428.55 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, ROBIN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $41,428.55 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT-CURRY, EULA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,428.53 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MARK F Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $41,428.52 Date 11/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEARY, ALTIS D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,428.52 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASINELLA, JEFFREY A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $41,428.51 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, MARCY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,428.46 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,428.08 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, REGINA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $41,428.08 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LYNN A Employer name Department of State Amount $41,428.08 Date 07/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, KIM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,428.08 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,428.08 Date 06/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,428.08 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHLEEN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,428.08 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KIMBERLY K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,428.08 Date 07/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEMAN, CARMEN L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,427.93 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONG, JO ANN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,427.93 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANRIQUE, ROSA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,427.93 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLENARIK, KATHERINE H Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,427.93 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVENHAGEN, RICHARD F, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,427.85 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLAN, SHANNON C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,427.85 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, STEPHEN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,427.62 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JAMES E, JR Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $41,427.62 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LA DAWN E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,427.57 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDELL, DANETTE J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $41,427.41 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $41,427.19 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, SHELLY L Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,426.39 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TAMMY A Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $41,426.13 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ANTHONY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,426.10 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TRACY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,426.07 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, JESSICA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,426.04 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BOBBI J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,426.00 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, DAVID M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $41,425.86 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, JOHN H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,425.80 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUNE, ROSEMARY F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,425.39 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System