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 CARLOUGH, KAREN Employer name Orange County Amount $41,292.24 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VERNON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,292.11 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,291.80 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, KELLIE S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,291.80 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIGORSKY, CARRIE L Employer name Department of State Amount $41,291.79 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, ALECIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,291.69 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTOR, TODD M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $41,291.62 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLLON, ALICE MARIE Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,291.30 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTER, DIANE E Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $41,291.15 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKENS, CONNIE D Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,291.14 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, RICHARD G Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,291.01 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROSE, MARIA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $41,290.82 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, DESTINY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,290.70 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURO, HEATHER S Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $41,290.61 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, HEIDI A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $41,290.45 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, TIFFANY N Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $41,290.27 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, SUZANNE B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,290.16 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ERIC F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,290.08 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,289.89 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IENTILE, SUSAN D Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $41,289.81 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ANDREW P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $41,289.74 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, BEVERLY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,289.48 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, CATHLEEN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,289.47 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, GAIL A Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $41,289.38 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABER, ELAINE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,289.28 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHELSAE Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,289.24 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LINDA M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,289.20 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWIERUCHA, MARLENE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,289.20 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARIA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $41,289.17 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSEPHINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,289.08 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMBOR, LARA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,289.04 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JERRY D Employer name Warren County Amount $41,288.52 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUDENHEIM, HARLAN S Employer name Erie County Amount $41,288.40 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, SHAUNA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,288.00 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERN, LAURIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,287.93 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $41,287.84 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, LINDA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,287.82 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENISE Employer name Herkimer County Amount $41,287.63 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMMASSO, PAUL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,287.42 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEVILLE, RENEE L Employer name Broome County Amount $41,287.35 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPAULIS, PAUL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,287.25 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, RITA D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,287.13 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KELLY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,287.08 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPAOLI, JAMES R Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $41,287.00 Date 04/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, THERESA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $41,286.81 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERDT, ERIN A Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $41,286.63 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $41,286.42 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENO, ROBERT S Employer name Erie County Amount $41,286.24 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHYNA, ROBERT P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $41,285.93 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERNER, KARL D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,285.50 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, APRIL L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $41,285.50 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, LIESA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $41,285.33 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CATHERINE Employer name Washington County Amount $41,285.28 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARWIN, BRYNN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,285.07 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-DURAN, EDUARDO D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $41,283.92 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, BRENDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,283.91 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWINSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $41,283.86 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, RICHARD L Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $41,283.82 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATUS, TRACY D Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $41,283.60 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, KEVIN E Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $41,283.55 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWKE, PAUL F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,283.40 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $41,283.26 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO-SCHERMERHORN, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Clay Amount $41,283.09 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, MICHELLE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,283.01 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, JOANNE Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,283.00 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, TIMOTHY E Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $41,282.68 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,282.51 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, KITTY I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,282.49 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHAVI, SEYED Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,282.43 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGISON, RONALD L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $41,282.20 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, LORETTA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,282.14 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, DONALD J Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $41,281.95 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT I, III Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $41,281.62 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, JOSEPH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,281.11 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPELOSA, EMILIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,281.11 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSCH, SUSANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,281.11 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKY, JANET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,281.11 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEI, TAO Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,281.11 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $41,281.07 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BETHANY R Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $41,280.58 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNT, SUZANNE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $41,280.54 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREED, BARBARA Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $41,280.38 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,280.09 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLATT, JUDITH A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $41,279.94 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSS, MARGARET A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,279.93 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCHKA, LAURA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,279.74 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JULIE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,279.70 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, CATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,279.38 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD-HARRIS, DONNETTE Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $41,279.05 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, JEANETTE E Employer name Albany County Amount $41,279.00 Date 08/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LISA S Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,278.96 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, DEBORAH L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,278.96 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, RHONDA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,278.64 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MONICA E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $41,278.24 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MARY F Employer name Essex County Amount $41,278.00 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, JULIE P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,278.00 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Town of Prattsville Amount $41,277.76 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MELISSA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,277.68 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, SARAH E Employer name Albany County Amount $41,277.42 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JUSTIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $41,277.28 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System