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 ROSARIO, EDWIN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,998.23 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELINGER, AMY Employer name Broome County Amount $40,998.01 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYO, CATHERINE A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $40,997.95 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECH, THOMAS J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $40,997.68 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSEL, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,997.36 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, MARK S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,997.17 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, KATHLEEN P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,996.91 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, LORRAINE A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,996.49 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, BETH A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $40,996.42 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTALE, MAUREEN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,996.33 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOLERO, JEANNETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,996.28 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,996.21 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALFE, JOSEPH Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $40,996.10 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, JONNA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,995.86 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, BRIAN P Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $40,995.85 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNESTI, RICHARD, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $40,995.66 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, THOMAS E Employer name Village of Medina Amount $40,995.00 Date 03/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNICKLES, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $40,994.95 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, WILLIAM, II Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $40,994.40 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GINAMARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,994.29 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DEBRA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $40,993.96 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNOFF, ROBERT S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,993.94 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSCH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,993.92 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, MAUREEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,993.78 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZUCH, ANNMARIE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $40,993.68 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DWAN P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,993.62 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CHRISTIAN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,993.55 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKARIUS, JOANN J Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $40,993.43 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNICK, VERONICA E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $40,993.20 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,993.17 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKS, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,992.88 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENHORST, MEGAN M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,992.86 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,992.64 Date 07/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOD, MECHICO Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $40,992.40 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, JESSE S Employer name Village of Corfu Amount $40,992.20 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MARIA D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $40,991.93 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUPRYNSKI, GLORIA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,991.86 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HOLLY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,991.76 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNING, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,991.72 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULEMON, MATTHEW S Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $40,991.53 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $40,991.49 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, CHARLES L Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,991.34 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, SHEILA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,991.23 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,991.17 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRISON, BENJAMIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,990.72 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CRYSTAL S Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $40,990.56 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROL A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,990.47 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSPEDALES, PAULINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,990.44 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, GAVIN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $40,990.40 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ROBERT R Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,990.23 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,990.18 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ALLISON P Employer name Erie County Amount $40,990.07 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, KENNETH A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $40,989.97 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, RAYMOND M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,989.81 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, DAVID T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,989.74 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,989.53 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RACHEL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,989.46 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MICHAEL P Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,989.37 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JENNIFER L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,989.23 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WARAND G, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,989.22 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, NICOLAIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,988.87 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KATHLEEN Q Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $40,988.81 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYAR, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,988.80 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BEVERLY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,988.52 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,988.30 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARGARET M Employer name Greene County Ida Amount $40,988.29 Date 03/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, JOHN A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $40,988.13 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PATRICIA F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,988.00 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICKEL, KATRINA S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,987.81 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, JOANNE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,987.74 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, TAMARA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,987.58 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOLZ, JODI I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,987.10 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, MARK D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $40,986.85 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JAMAL T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $40,986.66 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETSY A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $40,986.53 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMLEY, TANASHA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,986.44 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, MICHELINE G Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $40,986.24 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETAJCZYK, MARK D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,985.88 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, RICHARD W, JR Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $40,985.80 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDENBURG, JASON M Employer name Town of Bovina Amount $40,985.64 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $40,985.32 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, CARYL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,985.29 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, KELLY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,985.23 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,984.98 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, SAKI J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $40,984.97 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,984.74 Date 12/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Andes Amount $40,984.58 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERLOUW, MARLENA Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $40,984.48 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, JOY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,984.30 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, BRIAN E Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $40,984.06 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKY, KELLE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,983.79 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, BARBARA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $40,983.68 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, REBECCA M Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $40,983.60 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MILES D Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $40,982.93 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANDIA, PATRICIA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,982.42 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CATHERINE A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $40,982.38 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,982.21 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, JEFFREY L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $40,982.07 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DARLENE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,981.90 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, LORI L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,981.79 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System