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 BOUTON, JOHN R Employer name Town of Andes Amount $41,340.47 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, PRESLER Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,340.45 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, LISA ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,340.37 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JOHN H Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,340.00 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, LUCAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,339.83 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, SHANEAKA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,339.81 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROLANDO I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,339.65 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,339.31 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTROWITZ, MARK J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $41,339.00 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, BRIAN I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,338.65 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARY ANN Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,338.59 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, MATTHEW R Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,338.42 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, LARRY G Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,338.37 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHKO, JANICE A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $41,338.37 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, AIMEE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,338.11 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETZ, THOMAS C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $41,338.02 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK, DALE P Employer name Town of Lyonsdale Amount $41,337.90 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOFF, CAROLYN J Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $41,337.87 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, JOSHUA R Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,337.73 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, DEBORAH Employer name Broome County Amount $41,337.34 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDEO, ALEXANDRA G Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $41,337.34 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DENISE E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,336.91 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, DONNA R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,336.57 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, JOANN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,336.50 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KRISTIN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,335.95 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, LISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,335.90 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILOWIECKI, CHRISTINA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $41,335.57 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, SHEILA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $41,334.84 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOLAM-BOWDEN, VANESSA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,334.63 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, CALI E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,334.50 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIDEAU, MARY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,334.47 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCEY, KRISTINE H Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,334.39 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JACQUELINE J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,333.60 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, NATALIE T Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $41,333.60 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIGH, SHERRY L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $41,333.53 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWIND, CHERYL J Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $41,333.40 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, RAIMONDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,333.31 Date 12/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, LYNN E Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $41,333.23 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPALIAN, LINDA F Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $41,333.03 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URIZZO, ANTHONY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,332.70 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFORD, CONSUELO A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,332.64 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERIN L Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $41,332.55 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTONIO, NICHOLAS P Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $41,332.46 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,332.29 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, VERONICA M Employer name Broome County Amount $41,332.13 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY J Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $41,331.94 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, JALEISA O Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,331.91 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ERIC D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,331.90 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIGER, WILLIAM A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,331.87 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, NATASHA M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $41,331.80 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULKERSKI, WENDY S Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $41,331.55 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLISS, JULIE A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $41,331.45 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHRA-HASSAN, RUBAB Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,331.42 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, GABRIEL Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $41,330.80 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATO, THOMAS C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,330.44 Date 04/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, SOMMER C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,330.30 Date 09/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, CHARLES E Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,330.27 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, MANJU L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,330.25 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDYNSKI, PATRICK S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $41,330.06 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCILLI, FRANK A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,330.03 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLESON, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,329.78 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, DERRICK J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $41,329.65 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, REBECCA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,329.60 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NELIS, JAMES J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $41,329.57 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ROBERT N Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $41,329.56 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MILLANY Employer name Erie County Amount $41,329.42 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBERA, ANN MARIE Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,329.15 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGREY, BENJAMIN C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,328.90 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVIVO, MARGARET Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,328.81 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, JOSEPH W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,328.76 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATNIAK, JUSTIN T Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $41,328.64 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKO, MARGUERITE E Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $41,328.60 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABER, JOYCE LEE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,328.10 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $41,327.97 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, EMILY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,327.95 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACEY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,327.72 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARK, DAVID W Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,327.72 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIN, KEVIN M Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $41,327.60 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMPP, SHERI L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $41,327.36 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RALPH R Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $41,327.33 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, KALEIGH C Employer name Department of State Amount $41,327.11 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNELLA, SANDRA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $41,327.07 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABREE, RAHSAAN K Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,327.00 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Moira Amount $41,326.84 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $41,326.68 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, JEAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,326.56 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEMO C Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,326.02 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, ARNYEL B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,325.98 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARTA I Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $41,325.96 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, JOHN M, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,325.75 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,325.74 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EBONY T Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,325.64 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, BETTE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,325.60 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOW, DENNIS E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,325.44 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GERALDINE Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $41,325.30 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIER, AMY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,325.18 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ERIC G Employer name Town of Essex Amount $41,325.03 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, TODD M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,325.02 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFRE, KAREN L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,324.67 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ROLANDO M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,324.66 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System