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 WEAVER, COLLEEN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,308.31 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROQUIN, LORENNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,308.02 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTENS, CLAYTON M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,307.84 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, BAMBI L Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $41,307.83 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCCI, THOMAS J Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $41,307.72 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRE, MARTHA A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $41,307.66 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, ELIZABETH J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $41,307.61 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAN FAN, EVANS Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $41,307.56 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JAMILLIA C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,307.28 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JESSICA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,307.20 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARISA F Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $41,307.16 Date 05/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, CINDY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,307.12 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JEFFRY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,306.76 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFAN, PATRICK B Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $41,306.27 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERESA J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,305.85 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HAROLD R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $41,305.64 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, SHEILA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,305.55 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSAPPLE, THOMAS L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $41,305.51 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARIA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,305.02 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTY, CHERYL Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $41,305.00 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LOIS E Employer name Putnam County Amount $41,304.95 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, FORREST O Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $41,304.77 Date 03/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,304.69 Date 11/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDUCE, LINDA J Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $41,304.56 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, YUDELKIS I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,304.50 Date 07/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, RICK J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $41,304.21 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LEA E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,303.73 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KAREN M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $41,303.58 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERDORF, MARGARET G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,303.54 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, ANDREA E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $41,303.35 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, JOHN C, JR Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $41,303.34 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, NIDETKA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,303.25 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, NICHOLAS P Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $41,303.18 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEE, WILLINDA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,303.18 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $41,303.15 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, LISA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,303.00 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, TRAVIS J Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,302.89 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $41,302.16 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHITIELLO, LOUISE A Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $41,301.94 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZ, JASON P Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $41,301.90 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULT, RANI L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,301.83 Date 11/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DONNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,301.73 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAUREEN Employer name Education Department Amount $41,300.96 Date 10/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, NANCY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,300.93 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBRANO, GENEVIEVE F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,300.50 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BLANCHE D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,300.47 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, PATRICIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,300.44 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOWAY, BARBARA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,300.08 Date 06/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENICCOLA, JESSICA F Employer name Erie County Amount $41,299.75 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, GARY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $41,299.40 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOCK, JAMIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $41,299.35 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, FATIMA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,299.11 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,298.97 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JUSTIN M Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,298.92 Date 09/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $41,298.73 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, RODNEY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,298.60 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALATI, MIKAYLA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,298.59 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGO, THOMAS P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,298.36 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBLER, JESSICA K Employer name Tioga County Amount $41,298.30 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON GRAY, TAMMY Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,298.19 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, EBONY P Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $41,297.84 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPOSE, THENGUMTHOTTATHIL A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,297.80 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CAROLYN R Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $41,297.57 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, MARK H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,297.32 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROBE, LISA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,297.05 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEWERELD, BRUCE Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $41,296.90 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, SALLY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,296.89 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FELIX Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,296.67 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMQUIST, DAWN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,296.55 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLI, SUSAN K Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $41,296.41 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLA, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,296.21 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALICIA F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,296.13 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUER, MORA D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,296.10 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, DAVID B Employer name Town of New Albion Amount $41,296.08 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, CARLA A Employer name Lewis Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $41,296.06 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSER, STEPHANIE R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,295.92 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, JULIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,295.89 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSON, BRENT A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $41,295.89 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, ELLEN B Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,295.88 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, NORMAN S Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $41,295.88 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECERI, LOUIS M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $41,295.61 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, EVELYN R Employer name Interstate Environmental Comis Amount $41,295.44 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $41,295.42 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EFREN W Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,295.36 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JASON Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,295.24 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, SHELLIE L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $41,295.03 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, PAUL D Employer name Town of Edmeston Amount $41,294.80 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL, GLORIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,294.55 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLE, PAULA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,294.29 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOSINSKI, MARGARET M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,294.18 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOREST, PASCALE Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $41,294.16 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, MARGARET J Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,293.59 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDYNAS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,293.49 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, REBECCA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,293.45 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANDA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,293.23 Date 07/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISS, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,293.13 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARVA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,292.93 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINELLI, CAROLYN M Employer name Broome County Amount $41,292.80 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMINO, JOSEPH D Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,292.51 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ROBERT M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $41,292.39 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System