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 MARTIN, JACOB P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $40,837.05 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, HEATHER A Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,836.82 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, TYLER P Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,836.76 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PEARL A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,836.67 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SHARON J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,836.66 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACK, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $40,836.65 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, ASHLEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,836.48 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $40,836.40 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, ROSA S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,836.39 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURBER, CHARLES H Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $40,836.36 Date 04/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEZZO, JOHN P, III Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $40,836.34 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,836.14 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS-CLARK, JOYCE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,835.64 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ-STOUT, TERESITA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,835.63 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, CHERRIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,834.97 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARY D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $40,834.97 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINERE, MARILYN H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $40,834.95 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILER, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,834.86 Date 07/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MONICA A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,834.52 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAURA M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,834.29 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMSBEE, SHEILA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,833.93 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, CONCETTINA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,833.92 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, LYNN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,833.91 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, ANGELA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,833.90 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORING, SARA ELISE Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $40,833.81 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, GABRIEL Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $40,833.65 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KATHY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,833.39 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, LARRY M Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $40,833.39 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUKAUF, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,833.30 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBAYAGBONA, AISHA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,833.08 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, AISHA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $40,833.00 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, DONNA E Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $40,832.97 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DANIELLE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,832.81 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ERIC R Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,832.78 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUKA, MATTHEW J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $40,832.35 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, DYLON G Employer name Village of Holley Amount $40,831.98 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHNLE, WILLIAM E, SR Employer name Little Falls Housing Authority Amount $40,831.97 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERRER, DANIEL K Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,831.95 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TOYKEYA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,831.88 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONTAGNE, CHANTALE CL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,831.61 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINO, ROSARIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,831.56 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RALPH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,831.50 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LISSETTE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,831.47 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, GEORGIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,831.10 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, MARITZA C Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,830.83 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CONNIE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,830.74 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOR, ISAAC A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $40,830.74 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $40,830.71 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,830.59 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELE L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,830.33 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULCA, JUAN R Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $40,830.29 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FERA, JILL M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $40,829.89 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, CAROLINE R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $40,829.83 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, VERNA C Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $40,829.80 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, EVARISTO Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $40,829.33 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARY E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $40,829.33 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,829.07 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNWORTH, EDWARD M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,828.84 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, MICHAEL V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,828.79 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, MARY T Employer name Erie County Amount $40,828.77 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DONALD P Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $40,828.49 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMY K Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,828.30 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, THOMAS M Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,828.23 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, LAURA J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,828.16 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHERI A Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $40,827.99 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, FRANKLIN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,827.96 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, LEE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,827.82 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DESIREE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,827.32 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINAGRE, NELSON Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,827.28 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, KREG A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,827.12 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, WALTER S Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $40,826.84 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN J Employer name Erie County Amount $40,826.72 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPYNSKY, ERIK E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,826.54 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, SAMANTHA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,826.31 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, ERIN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,826.27 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERS, SHANE W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,826.26 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, GIDEON I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,826.25 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, CHRISTINE S Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $40,826.16 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, IMANI N Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,826.14 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, TANYA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,825.68 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LACI N Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,825.50 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, ANTHONY M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $40,824.70 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLIK, AMANDA C Employer name Education Department Amount $40,824.69 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, BRENT R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $40,824.49 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLESCO, ASHLEY N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,824.41 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, ELIAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,824.20 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCANE, KEVIN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,823.96 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, TRACY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $40,823.56 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, WILBERT L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,823.54 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHNER, AMANDA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,823.31 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, HERBERT A Employer name Town of Turin Amount $40,823.06 Date 07/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUKES, ELLEN M Employer name Town of Brasher Amount $40,823.04 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELIAN, ELIZABETH E Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,822.89 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, BRENT J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $40,822.54 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,822.46 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASHER, RICHARD H Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,822.05 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, DANIEL R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,821.92 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ZELDA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,821.89 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROUS, JOSEPH P Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,821.77 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIL, MELANIE S Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $40,821.44 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System