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 ROBARGE, REBECCA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,259.63 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DENISE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,259.50 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, EDIBERTO Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $41,259.20 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, JOSE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $41,259.19 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Essex County Amount $41,259.10 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGSTAY, BONNIE B Employer name Essex County Amount $41,259.10 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, JENNIFER J Employer name Essex County Amount $41,259.10 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JOLENE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,258.93 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, JOSEPH A Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $41,258.79 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KENYA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,258.68 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBER, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,258.67 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHMAN, STELLA JANE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $41,258.57 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVITZ, JOANNE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $41,258.52 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIKEN, DAVID L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,258.30 Date 10/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLESCO, JULIE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $41,258.02 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, NAOMI S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,257.82 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOBOBY-DAVID, TIMOTHY Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $41,257.77 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, NICOLE A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,257.34 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, ROBERT D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $41,257.33 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIVEAU, JACKIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,257.10 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DARRELL W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,257.04 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, JUDY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,256.93 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BONNY K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,256.92 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, CHARLENE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,256.89 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NANCY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $41,256.82 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ALLISON L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $41,256.80 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCKEY, JASON K, JR Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $41,256.75 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, TINA M Employer name Town of Andes Amount $41,256.62 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, REECE C Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,256.51 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TERRIE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,256.12 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECKSTROM, ERIK Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,256.10 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHA'NIQUE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,255.89 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MELISSA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,255.85 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, MILDRED Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,255.82 Date 08/29/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, BRENT J Employer name Yates County Amount $41,255.74 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CORY M Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,255.42 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, CAROL A Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $41,255.40 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, THOMAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,255.06 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, DONNA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,255.05 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, DARRIN C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $41,254.70 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, MARY E Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $41,254.59 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, SHAUN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $41,254.26 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERY, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,254.25 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, LENORA D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,254.16 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CAROL L Employer name Washington County Amount $41,253.68 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, DILLON M Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $41,253.67 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LINDA L Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $41,253.66 Date 05/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, EVA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $41,253.53 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIL, AARON J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,253.17 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, SARAI R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,252.98 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHILBER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $41,252.68 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEIROS, CHERYL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,252.53 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,252.33 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMACK, LAJUAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,252.29 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRIGLIANO, KELLY A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $41,252.28 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANETTE, KIMBERLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,251.96 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, ASHLEY N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,251.91 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JEANETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,251.35 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, JEFFREY D Employer name Albany County Amount $41,251.27 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SANDRA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $41,250.75 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KEVIN B Employer name Town of Chateaugay Amount $41,250.61 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARRE, STACEY A Employer name Broome County Amount $41,250.51 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, DIANE F Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,250.30 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KRISTIN A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $41,250.28 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,250.11 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MARIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,250.07 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, LAUREN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,249.93 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, EMILY Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $41,249.55 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORN, JOEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,249.25 Date 11/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, KAREN E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,249.07 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,248.99 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SUSAN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,248.94 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $41,248.82 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, YAKA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,248.69 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, COREY T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,248.52 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, THOMAS P Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $41,248.20 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMICK, JOSEPH M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $41,248.20 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, FABIO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $41,248.04 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHABIR, RAJNARINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,247.97 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELP, ROSA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,247.89 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, ALYSSA Employer name Orange County Amount $41,247.61 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT, LINDA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,247.55 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,247.14 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDSMAN, MARK S Employer name Erie County Amount $41,247.04 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, KENNETH Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $41,246.82 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIVISON, JOHN M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $41,246.78 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, VICTOR B Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,246.70 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUT, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $41,246.63 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTINAT, CHRISTIAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,245.65 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITA, JONATHAN R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,245.57 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, HELENA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,245.49 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIMO, WENONAH K Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $41,245.44 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDREAN, MARIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,245.08 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELECHATY, JILLIAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,245.02 Date 11/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURIAN, CARRIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,244.98 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, THOMAS W Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $41,244.84 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, WILLIAM J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,244.76 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, TERRANCE W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,244.43 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTH-HOLDEN, SHARI A Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $41,243.75 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALCIONE, PAUL R, JR Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $41,243.54 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System