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 KUEBLER, EDWARD J, III Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $41,062.82 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, IRENE H Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,062.75 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BEVERLY J Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $41,062.54 Date 10/01/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,062.51 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KATIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,062.02 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGMAN, SARAH M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $41,062.00 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, TAMARA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,061.47 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERT, JOANNE S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,061.30 Date 11/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, SCOTT Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,060.94 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AMANDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,060.89 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, RODNEY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,060.89 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, BETTY J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $41,060.45 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, TYLER J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,060.40 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, TAMMY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,060.30 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,060.03 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, JANE E Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $41,060.02 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT, JR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $41,059.94 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARSHA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,059.93 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNATO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $41,059.88 Date 11/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMMO, LOUIS M Employer name Village of Pomona Amount $41,059.85 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIS, DIANE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,059.79 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNEL, AVALINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,059.55 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZEL, JONATHAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,059.50 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELS, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,059.31 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, ODESSEA S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $41,059.10 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMARZ, RENEE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,059.09 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, LEAH M Employer name Lewis County Amount $41,059.09 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY-NELSON, ALLYSON F Employer name Peru CSD Amount $41,058.59 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $41,058.34 Date 10/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, DEREK G Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $41,058.29 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,058.25 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOKSHIRE, CARMEN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,058.16 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, PATRICK L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $41,058.02 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSCH, JOHN L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,057.74 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSECAR, MICHAEL P Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $41,057.65 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Lyonsdale Amount $41,057.20 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTEY, DAVID Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $41,056.65 Date 08/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINAL, SANABIA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,056.25 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, BETH A Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,056.19 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ALICIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $41,056.09 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, SUSAN M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $41,055.76 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOHN W Employer name Sullivan County Swcd Amount $41,055.55 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, ELAINE Employer name Education Department Amount $41,055.27 Date 02/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALLBETTER, LENKA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $41,054.80 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTI, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,054.65 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, LAURA JANE G Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $41,054.44 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, MERTON W, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,053.24 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, TERRI E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,053.17 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,052.68 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESNARD, SARAH S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,052.60 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHR, JANET L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $41,051.88 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JASON C Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $41,051.72 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PHILIPPE, WILSONIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,051.10 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, TANNY FE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $41,051.00 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, CLAUDIA R Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,050.91 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWU, JOSEPH U Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,050.78 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, JAMES F Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $41,050.60 Date 12/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Hartford Amount $41,050.53 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, TINA M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $41,050.20 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIEDRA, JOANNE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $41,050.13 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Oswego Amount $41,049.52 Date 12/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, ALEX Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $41,049.02 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Ava Amount $41,049.00 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, PETER Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $41,048.68 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, HEIDI R Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,048.62 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PILKA, JILL M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,048.38 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LUTHER L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $41,048.08 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, DANIELLE S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,048.01 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, JAMES Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $41,047.99 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, RANDY P Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $41,047.95 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDJEAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $41,047.82 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSIA, KATIE E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $41,047.70 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, LISA J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $41,047.50 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, BRIAN A Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,047.42 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, THERESA E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,047.30 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $41,047.29 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, CANDACE R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,047.17 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MONIQUE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,047.03 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON-DOTY, STACEY A Employer name Washington County Amount $41,046.76 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEY, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $41,046.74 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SHARON Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,046.58 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, DANIEL C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,046.40 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, PETER J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,045.20 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, GAYLIN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,045.12 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, JASON F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,045.05 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, MARLEAH E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,044.37 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISENER, DEBRA K Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,044.36 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, LISA E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,043.92 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, RICHARD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $41,043.76 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, JOEL D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,043.33 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SILE, TERRY E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $41,043.33 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,043.26 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DAVY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $41,043.12 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, CHRISTINA M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $41,043.03 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTCHER, HENRY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,042.72 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GAIL M Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $41,042.68 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TAMMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,042.64 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZGALA, MIKKEL P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,042.53 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, JAPHET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,042.32 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,042.01 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System