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 QUINN, DOUGLAS N Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $41,425.23 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, MANPREET Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,425.09 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBECK, PAMELA S Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $41,424.95 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, DONALD A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $41,424.71 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, VERONICA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,424.48 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISH, LORALEI R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,424.45 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, DAVID W Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,424.44 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DEBORAH L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,424.39 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LEE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,424.38 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ANDREA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $41,424.24 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, IVETTE Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $41,424.24 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASO, HENRY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,424.09 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TUNISIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,423.91 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODALL, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,423.85 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAGLE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Washington County Amount $41,423.76 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MADELINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,423.74 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $41,423.71 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, JENNIFER R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,423.48 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROWER, SUZANNE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,423.46 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, SHELLEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,423.46 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILYARD, BRANDON W Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,423.44 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, BETH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,423.28 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUC, CHERYL M Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $41,423.20 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOSKY, KANDY L Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,423.20 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER-WEST, AMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,423.15 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, RACHEL E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,423.10 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ODESSA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,423.10 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JUDY H Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,423.10 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, KIM Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,423.10 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGIN, EILEEN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $41,423.10 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDEN, ERIC J Employer name Esp Performing Arts Center Corp. Amount $41,423.09 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOS, ANDREA S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,423.06 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, WILLIAM B Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $41,422.85 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGEL, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,422.83 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JAMIE C Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,422.63 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, JEREMY W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,422.60 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDZIEWICZ, JUAN JOSE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,422.31 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, HARRY L, JR Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $41,422.06 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCUIOLIO, DEBORAH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,422.05 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMY ROSE V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,421.95 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNO, DONNA D Employer name Education Department Amount $41,421.81 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYBUR, DEBORAH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,421.66 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BONNIE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $41,421.58 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINDLE, JOHN C Employer name Broome County Amount $41,421.42 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEVAN, JOHN P Employer name Broome County Amount $41,421.42 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANGELA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,421.39 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTARULI, TINA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,420.93 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, JONI M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,420.91 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOOVER, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $41,420.86 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEITH O Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $41,420.79 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, AMBER N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,420.34 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, ELGIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,420.28 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITZ, JACLYN S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,420.25 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, REBECCA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,420.24 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, VICTOR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,420.16 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CARLA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,420.13 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMS, WENDY S Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $41,420.12 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKY, RONALD F Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $41,419.92 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, SCOTT G Employer name Town of Van Etten Amount $41,419.64 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, MICHAEL R Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $41,419.60 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, MARIA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $41,419.44 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, JANELLE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,419.36 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARET, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,419.36 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTA, GRACE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $41,419.23 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SANDRA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,418.72 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNAL, KIMBERLY U Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $41,418.40 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNET, KIM J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $41,418.01 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, PATRICK B Employer name Erie County Amount $41,417.86 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREA V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,417.77 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SHENIKA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,417.40 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORE, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,417.37 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PAMELA J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,417.36 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, ROBIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,416.86 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLME, ANNETTE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,416.83 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIMAN, MATTHEW S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAGNI, GEORGIE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, JOSEPH F Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BLAKE D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIB, JON H Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,416.76 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEFEE, BRADLEY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,416.34 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMER, ROBERT J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $41,416.31 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETTER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $41,416.26 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ANGELICA P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,416.01 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELEONORA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,415.69 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DEVON M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,415.40 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARRY C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,415.07 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-DELONEY, GENEE U Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $41,414.77 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, DYLAN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,414.67 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, NANCY Employer name Erie County Amount $41,414.52 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,414.50 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, NOEL C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,414.26 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, HERIBERTO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,414.11 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARHAM, KIRBY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,413.84 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, ERNEST J, III Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $41,413.71 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, REBECCA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,413.63 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, DIANA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,413.52 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOTTO, JOSEPH A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,413.29 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, ROBIN A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $41,413.03 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, KEVIN E Employer name Madison County Amount $41,412.86 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System