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 HAYES, PETER A Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $41,371.18 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, MARK W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $41,371.16 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, GEORGIA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,371.04 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNSTALL, SONIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,370.83 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENNA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,370.63 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, MARK B Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $41,370.63 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, KURT M Employer name Education Department Amount $41,370.63 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOURDIANE, KATRINA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $41,370.63 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of State Amount $41,370.63 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, JACQUELINE S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,370.63 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCZYK, AUDREY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $41,370.63 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, KIMBERLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,370.63 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, MARK E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,370.63 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,370.63 Date 12/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERHEYDEN, MICHELLE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,370.63 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAN, KELLY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,370.63 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFILETTI, DAVID D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,370.63 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUST, TIMOTHY A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $41,370.58 Date 08/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KEVIN P Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $41,370.42 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, DANIELLE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,369.54 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAKUNNEL, STEPHEN C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $41,369.36 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $41,369.31 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESLEY, SCOTT E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,369.26 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CARL A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $41,369.09 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LAURA W Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,368.97 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLI, JERRY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,368.95 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DANIELLE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $41,368.73 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, ROBERT A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,368.54 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, KATHLEEN E Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,368.19 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHISPEL, MARJORIE M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,368.19 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, FRANK T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,368.17 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABE, ROSEMARY A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $41,368.12 Date 03/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONIK, PETER W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,368.11 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAURA J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $41,367.80 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTH, WAYNE E Employer name Town of Morris Amount $41,367.26 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, RUTH A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $41,367.04 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, STEPHEN R Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,366.81 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTHOUT, STANLEY P Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $41,366.42 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES-VENDRELL, ANGEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,366.31 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JUANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,366.26 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, ROBERT F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,366.22 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, WYATT J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $41,365.92 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, MICHELE G Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $41,365.26 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDEZ, EVANIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $41,365.09 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDGETTE, WILLIAM E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,364.93 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANNA JANE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,364.84 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TYRONE T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,364.75 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, SANDRA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,364.74 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, BRIAN J Employer name Washington County Amount $41,364.64 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, TIFFANY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,364.33 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MARY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,364.28 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, YVETTE Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,364.09 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, KATHLEEN L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,363.92 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TONY J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,363.28 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLES, CODY A Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $41,362.92 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROET, DARRICK E W Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $41,362.48 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICILDA, DAISY C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,362.44 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTELYOU, ROCHELLE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $41,362.41 Date 04/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,362.09 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JO ANN Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,362.06 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, RUSSELL C, II Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $41,361.89 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, GLORIA J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $41,361.77 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRIVASTAVA, KALIKA P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,361.71 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARAMA, JUAN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,361.71 Date 06/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARE, JOHN D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,361.67 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOANNE R Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $41,361.44 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGURIO, PEPE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,361.37 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $41,360.99 Date 08/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDLEY, FELICIA C Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $41,360.88 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTSCHENKO, NICHOLAS Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $41,360.86 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERLETH, CHERI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,360.70 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, RONNIE L, JR Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $41,360.53 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JACOBA C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $41,359.95 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RICHARD E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,359.82 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATELLI, GILDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,359.80 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, MICHAEL M Employer name Warren County Amount $41,359.78 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, THOMAS G Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,359.78 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRECHT, JO ANN Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,359.61 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, KRISTIE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,359.37 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSEPH J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,358.89 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ANDRE L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,358.70 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CAROLINA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $41,358.44 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAYLA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,358.36 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MEGAN E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $41,358.26 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $41,358.22 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUST, JAY J, SR Employer name Town of Piercefield Amount $41,358.18 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTTA, ANNE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,358.05 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIST, ELIZABETH Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,358.01 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, TINA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,357.98 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES T, II Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $41,357.66 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIE, ERIK C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,357.63 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, MICHELLE M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $41,357.52 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROSCO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $41,357.41 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, BETH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,357.15 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RICHARD S Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $41,357.14 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KEVIN A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,356.81 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, TIMOTHY G Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $41,356.72 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIBERTO, LISA L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $41,356.49 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHID, DANITA Y Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $41,356.13 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERSON, SUZANNE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,355.96 Date 09/21/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System