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 TOOMEY, BARBARA P Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,400.85 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, JESSICA C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,400.85 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARA, PAULA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,400.84 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, MICHAEL W Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $41,400.44 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOHN A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $41,400.23 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, PATRICIA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $41,400.00 Date 01/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, DANA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,399.85 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, DOLORES A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,399.58 Date 10/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JASON B Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $41,399.55 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZADZECK, KEITH R Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,399.47 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, TRACY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,399.29 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELANIE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,399.26 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGS, KEVIN G Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,399.05 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, KIMBERLY S Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $41,398.90 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KRISTEN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,398.51 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LORAYNE F Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $41,398.27 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JEFF S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,398.18 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBEO, SHARON A Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $41,397.81 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBBETTE, DENNIS C Employer name Town of Fabius Amount $41,397.76 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUD, KELLY R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,397.75 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANI, AMY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,397.62 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JENNIFER H Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,397.53 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FEO, MATTHEW V Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,397.52 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, NANCY F Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $41,397.30 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUYDAM, SUZANNE M Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $41,397.30 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHRISTOPHER, JANE M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $41,397.18 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREITAS-PAUL, DONNA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,396.97 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,396.82 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, TODD M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,396.75 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENOUGH, PAMELA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,396.32 Date 08/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,396.27 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBSEINE, BRYON J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $41,396.06 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, DAVID A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $41,395.97 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIDGE, TREVOR G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,395.84 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MARY Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $41,395.52 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSEL, JACLYN F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,395.49 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, KELLEY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,395.37 Date 09/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, MICHAEL C Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $41,395.36 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LILLIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,395.10 Date 04/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AUSLAN, BRADLEY T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,395.10 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITONZO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,395.01 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHETNYKOVA, KSENIYA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $41,395.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGORZELSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,394.77 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGEBERG, KAITLYN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,394.15 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,394.12 Date 08/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPA, IRENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,394.06 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDAS, BRANDI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,393.93 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT L Employer name Town of Freedom Amount $41,393.76 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERING, JEANNE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,393.49 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPLER, RICHARD G Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $41,393.49 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, LAURA A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $41,393.36 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $41,393.25 Date 02/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DEMETIUS L Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $41,393.19 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTEL, PAMELA C Employer name Erie County Amount $41,393.06 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETHER, MICHELLE L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $41,393.00 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBRICO, DEBBIE A Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $41,392.98 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJDAS, PAUL D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,392.74 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBURN, JOSHUA M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $41,392.42 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, THOMAS E, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,392.20 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, MELISSA S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $41,392.05 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, RICHARD A, II Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,392.01 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPEANO, HELEN Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $41,391.88 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATIE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $41,391.84 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORSELLINO, DEBORAH A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,391.83 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSDYK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $41,391.69 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JOHN K Employer name Erie County Amount $41,391.63 Date 01/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SONI L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $41,391.59 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, RICHARD Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $41,391.40 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JESSICA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $41,391.32 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFEO, ANTONIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $41,391.10 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DARRIN M Employer name Town of Danube Amount $41,390.77 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MELISSA D Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,390.77 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTENCHIK, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,390.33 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DANIEL E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,390.16 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESKE, MICHAEL E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $41,390.08 Date 03/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKURA, MARGARET M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $41,389.98 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVUCCI, MATTHEW J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,389.80 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECONEY, PAMELA K Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $41,389.77 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NICOLE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,389.54 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELF, CARRIE A D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,389.30 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTER, JAMIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,389.30 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STACEY A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,389.25 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASFORD, DOUGLAS S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,388.99 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLIES, CAROLINE S Employer name Albany County Amount $41,388.74 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORREE, ELIZABETH F Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $41,388.66 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, LORI A Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,388.60 Date 04/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CAROLYN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,388.60 Date 03/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIDGET A Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $41,388.50 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, BRANDON T Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $41,388.05 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, JASON J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,387.77 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, CHRISTENA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,387.73 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, CAROL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,387.46 Date 06/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADHURST, WAYNE P, SR Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $41,387.36 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCZYNSKI, JESSICA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,387.35 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCO, THERESA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,387.31 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, CATHERINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,387.23 Date 04/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMKINS, GEORGE E Employer name Galway CSD Amount $41,387.17 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SUSAN A Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $41,387.02 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSMAN, MONICA L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $41,387.00 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACLE-GHOSEN, VALERIE G Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,386.83 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System