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 TALLMADGE, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,029.02 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGLUSZ, DAVID B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,029.02 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, GRACE E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,029.02 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,029.02 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDFUSS, MARY LOU Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,029.02 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIMBERLY E Employer name Tompkins Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $41,028.81 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KAMI L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,028.61 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARSKI, MICHELE A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,028.51 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JENNIFER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,028.43 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGAR, NIONA K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,028.33 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWENS, SARA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,028.32 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, STEPHEN D Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $41,028.08 Date 07/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, DILCIA Y Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $41,028.07 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,028.03 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARORA, SHIVANI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,027.98 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, ALICIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,027.92 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWE, ESTER O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,027.50 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, PAMELA E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $41,027.49 Date 04/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, LISA M Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $41,027.44 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPLICKI, VALERIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,027.27 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, DANIELLE C Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $41,027.26 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JENNIFER N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,026.66 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACCESAGLIA, GENEVA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,026.63 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, VALERIE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,026.27 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, WILLIAM V Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $41,025.97 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBORI, LORI C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $41,025.93 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCKEL, JONATHAN D Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,025.49 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JANIS M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $41,025.35 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRO, NICOLE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,025.16 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-JONES, DENISE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,024.68 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, LYNN F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,024.17 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, REBECCA A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $41,024.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, TAMMY L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $41,023.80 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, LYNNETTE C Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $41,023.80 Date 08/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, KRISTOPHER E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,023.71 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDLIK, PATRICIA Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $41,023.40 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRALIA, JOAHNA V Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,023.36 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABIANCA-CIERVO, THERESA R Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $41,023.24 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, BRIDGET A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,022.61 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWENTHAL, LAURA K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,022.54 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, MICHAEL R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $41,022.48 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHERINE A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $41,021.94 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, DAWN M Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $41,021.76 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JENNY M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $41,021.53 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERINO, MICHELE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $41,021.27 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, JASON R Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $41,020.88 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, HECTOR R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,020.63 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ELLEN Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,020.48 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ROBERTO D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,020.45 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CENZO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,020.33 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BRIANA V Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,020.26 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTE, DARBY L Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $41,019.78 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SAMUEL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $41,019.76 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PIKE, TERENCE Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $41,019.75 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, MICHAEL B Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $41,019.70 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAN, PAMELA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,019.59 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZ, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $41,019.58 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, ELAINE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $41,019.53 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JUSTYN F Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $41,019.39 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DARRYL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,019.13 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, BRENDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,018.94 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERA-AARONS, DAVIANNE X Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,018.81 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS J Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $41,018.59 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLO, AMANDA C Employer name Department of State Amount $41,018.24 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEINGOLD, JEAN S Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $41,017.88 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVERZHINSKAYA, VAL Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,017.76 Date 04/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE-SMITH, DONNA J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $41,017.56 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAREST, AIMEE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $41,017.54 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, KATELYNN I Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,017.39 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, MERESSA E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $41,017.18 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINOTTO, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,017.08 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $41,016.68 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIC, SHAWN M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $41,016.30 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LAURA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,016.14 Date 01/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMMER, COLE F Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,015.95 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, THOMAS J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,015.84 Date 10/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, KARINA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,015.56 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JOSEPH C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,015.29 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZNAK, NIKKI M Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $41,015.06 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DANA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,014.80 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFREDSON, EVELYN W Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $41,014.60 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KATIE J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $41,014.44 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, REGINA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,014.31 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, KELLY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,014.25 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMIK, DAWN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,014.24 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, QUA-ASIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,014.22 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NATHAN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,013.38 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUYAN, DAVID M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $41,013.27 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,013.16 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTINGTON, DELMA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,013.16 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIL-KERN, ANGELA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,013.00 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,012.95 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, AMANDA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,012.43 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHULSKI, JOSEPH H Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $41,012.37 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EARL R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,012.32 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER-ROSE, KATHY E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,012.25 Date 05/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Rathbone Amount $41,012.20 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURWELL, BRADLEY L Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $41,011.95 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, EDWARD T, III Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,011.91 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, BRIDGET C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,011.59 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System