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 TO, KELLY Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,104.57 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,104.45 Date 03/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLOCK, JULI A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,104.22 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALBO, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,104.21 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CAROL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,104.01 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,103.73 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, ANNE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $41,103.40 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, JAKISHA S Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $41,103.24 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITALIA, LARRY P, II Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,102.89 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARK, JASON A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,102.52 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SALLY A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $41,102.00 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, ALICIA E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,101.80 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, GERARD L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,101.80 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JONATHAN J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,101.80 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, BRYAN G Employer name Town of Elma Amount $41,101.74 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, JULIE A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $41,101.71 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, MARYLU Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,101.65 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWARD, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,101.40 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDWIG, KELLY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $41,101.36 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GARY L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $41,101.29 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHLER, JEANEEN M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $41,101.11 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINTZ, TONI A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $41,101.11 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCKLE, DONNA L Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,101.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGLING, DOUGLAS G Employer name Orleans County Amount $41,100.45 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGG, WENDY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $41,099.73 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, GABRIELLE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,099.58 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALINO, THERESA E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,099.46 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SHARON H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,099.45 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Pembroke Amount $41,099.22 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCHO, VICKI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,098.94 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $41,098.74 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORINSHEK, JUDY Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $41,098.73 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTICOLI, MATTHEW F Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $41,098.60 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, SAMANTHA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,097.91 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,097.78 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZER, NINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,097.58 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, ALAN C Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,097.43 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, MEGAN S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,096.87 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJERA-TREJO, WENDY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,096.56 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, RICHARD Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $41,096.53 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUSO, NICOLE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,096.12 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KEVIN S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,095.77 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, REYNALDO A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,095.76 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LA VAUGHAN K Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $41,095.75 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHARAR, JANET E Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,095.74 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, KIMBERLY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,095.58 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, LISA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,095.20 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $41,095.19 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOSEPH J Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $41,094.90 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, MICHELLE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $41,094.80 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDICKSEN, JASON P Employer name Fire Island UFSD Amount $41,094.67 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, STEPHANIE C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,094.57 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUARRIE-BALCH, JODI D Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,094.55 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SUZETTA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,094.20 Date 08/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, JOHN B Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $41,094.20 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KENDRA R Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,094.00 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIGNO, DONNA MARIE Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,093.95 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMAN, NEIL E Employer name Town of Masonville Amount $41,093.93 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUIE, SHANNON F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,093.64 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, STACY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,093.19 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, FRANCESCA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,093.13 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CRUZ M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $41,093.10 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Corning Amount $41,092.93 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINE, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome County Amount $41,092.88 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, JAKE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,092.49 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, SHARON K Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $41,092.37 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFER, GARY M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $41,092.25 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,092.19 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $41,092.18 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, ROGER W Employer name Town of Andes Amount $41,092.09 Date 03/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKSTEIN, NORA C Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,092.07 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $41,091.95 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONGE, CHRISTINE W Employer name Yates County Amount $41,091.95 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, BRENDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,091.67 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, MARGUERITA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,091.57 Date 04/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIGHERA, DAVID G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $41,091.54 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,091.51 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, NANCY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $41,091.47 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, YAEL S Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $41,091.16 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, SHANNON M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $41,090.96 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $41,090.72 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERACE, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $41,090.65 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,090.64 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DONNA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $41,090.15 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARGARET A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $41,090.15 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEO, LISA L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $41,090.15 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKUS, FRANK J, III Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $41,090.09 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROBERT M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,090.06 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMUSSO, CLARE F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,090.01 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEL, PAUL K Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $41,089.20 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, PAULA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,089.14 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERLONG, ERIN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,088.95 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAVINSKI, TAMARA L Employer name Education Department Amount $41,088.95 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $41,088.35 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, RAYMOND S Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $41,088.16 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DUSTY D Employer name Town of Wirt Amount $41,088.09 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JUDITH C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $41,088.03 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIESING, BRETT C Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,088.02 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRIFF, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,087.98 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MELANIE B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,087.84 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System