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 MENDEZ, MANUEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,120.94 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINIOVA, TATSIANA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,120.70 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, KRISTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,120.69 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARK S Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $41,120.63 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEBORAH D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,120.54 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RAYMOND E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $41,120.46 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELA, GLENN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,120.27 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, MARCIA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $41,120.03 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, LINDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,119.98 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLER, JEANNINE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,119.87 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, PRISCILLA A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $41,119.52 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KIM M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,119.23 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TONYA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $41,119.13 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, PENNY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,119.02 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RICHARD R Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,118.76 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, NICOLE F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,118.68 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARIUS, PEGLITO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,118.63 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,118.53 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MAURICE B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,118.25 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMANN, MARY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,118.23 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARK W Employer name Town of West Almond Amount $41,117.50 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, GARY T Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $41,117.46 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, ROBERT J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,117.30 Date 10/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSAN M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $41,117.26 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, SIDNEY E Employer name Orleans County Amount $41,117.20 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, BRIEANNE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,117.09 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRAND, DEBORAH M Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $41,116.77 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEMBA A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $41,116.28 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARY V Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $41,116.24 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, BETTY M Employer name Town of Torrey Amount $41,116.20 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLANDER, EDWARD R Employer name Albany County Amount $41,115.96 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, FRANK E Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,115.72 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DEE Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,115.70 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, PATRICIA G Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $41,115.69 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, VIRGINIA G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,115.68 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLAND, KEITH Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,115.68 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, GAYLE A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $41,115.49 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, DIANA E Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $41,115.11 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MICHELE F Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $41,115.07 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNYAVONG, MICHAEL Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $41,114.96 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, AMY L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $41,114.95 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERFIELD, MARK H Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,114.91 Date 12/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JOSEPH Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,114.53 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, ROSEMARY Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,114.20 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JONATHAN M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $41,114.19 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSOWSKE, EILEEN L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,113.96 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, GEORGE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $41,113.28 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, DARNELL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,112.99 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, CARMEN D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,112.83 Date 06/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RANDY C Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $41,112.81 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSDALE, RYAN M Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $41,112.75 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, SUSAN M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $41,112.56 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DAVID G Employer name Town of Hector Amount $41,111.96 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, AMANDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,111.74 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, STACEY L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,111.72 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, EVANGELITA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,111.60 Date 06/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TORY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,111.34 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, CAROLYN I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,111.31 Date 01/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNMAN, LYNN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,111.22 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,111.20 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSARD, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $41,110.99 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,110.83 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, PATRICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,110.77 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARS, JANE W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,110.68 Date 09/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, LUIS ANGEL Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $41,110.34 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE-BROWN, PEGGY A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $41,110.01 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, WILLIAM J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $41,109.83 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZINSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,109.82 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBAUGH, BARBARA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,109.75 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, DOREEN C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $41,109.60 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCCILLO, EILEEN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $41,108.72 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR-SILIS, LIDIA Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $41,108.63 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, BERTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,108.35 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Education Department Amount $41,108.27 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDLONG, JEAN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,108.26 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, ERIC S Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $41,108.05 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, GIROLAMO Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $41,107.76 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, LEMUEL E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,107.63 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, BRENDA L Employer name Warren County Amount $41,107.43 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMES T Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,107.43 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, LLOYD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,107.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARRE, MARION F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,107.41 Date 07/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BRETT E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $41,107.16 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, IAN J Employer name Essex County Amount $41,107.15 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, JEFFREY O Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $41,107.02 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GWENDOLYN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,106.91 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MAGAN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,106.81 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, FREDERICK D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,106.43 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEMANG, JOHN K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,106.27 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-STONE, SUE ELLEN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,106.27 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOENIQUE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,106.27 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JOHN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,106.18 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGILOMINI, DANIELLE H Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,106.15 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELSON, ADRIANNE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,106.02 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, GAIL D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $41,105.89 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, EMMA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,105.81 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMETZ, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $41,105.55 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, EARL F, JR Employer name Village of Fultonville Amount $41,105.30 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURKA, JOSHUA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,104.89 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LINDA L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $41,104.72 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System