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 FLORES, ANTONIO O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $40,821.43 Date 11/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, MARISA E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $40,821.32 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $40,821.20 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, LISA A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $40,820.60 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JASON W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $40,820.38 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHFAL, DIANA T Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $40,820.18 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,820.16 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,820.12 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SCOTT G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $40,820.10 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.PIERRE, TERESA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,820.08 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, JAMIE D Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $40,820.04 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MELODY C Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,819.68 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, MICHAEL G Employer name Education Department Amount $40,819.68 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, LORRAINE K Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,819.68 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Somers Amount $40,819.63 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTAFA, ARLENE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,819.46 Date 07/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, SHANON L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $40,819.40 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, JULIE A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,819.25 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMAAT, DOMINIC MILLORA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $40,818.98 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGILIA, THERESA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,818.71 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOLAJCZYK, KIMBERLY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,818.67 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, RONALD, JR Employer name Town of Greenwood Amount $40,818.40 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, EDA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,818.28 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONTE, ANDREW S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,818.24 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNALLY, SHIRLEY A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $40,818.12 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,817.56 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, HELENE H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $40,817.35 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, JOSE A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $40,817.02 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLIET, NICHOLAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,816.88 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JARROD J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $40,816.82 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOYAW, ALFRED K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,816.27 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE-SMITH, KEISHA Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,816.05 Date 02/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, PHABIAN M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,815.85 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREAT, LORI A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $40,815.72 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ENEIDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $40,815.67 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALGUARNERA, DANA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,814.92 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, PATRICIA K Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $40,814.54 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPPERNELL, ROBIN L Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,813.87 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MALLIE, DEAN R Employer name Town of Gates Amount $40,813.43 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARIANNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,813.42 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, JO ANNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,813.21 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELAINE D Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,813.17 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KRISTIN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,813.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, BRIDGET L Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,813.14 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KATHRYN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,813.11 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, HELEN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,813.10 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHIRLEY M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $40,812.86 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENTI, AARON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,812.82 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, COLLEEN L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $40,812.77 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFF, ALLEN G Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,812.49 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Palmyra Amount $40,812.42 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARNATI, MARIA E Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $40,812.12 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, JOHN E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $40,811.88 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PATRICIA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,811.63 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Easton Amount $40,811.37 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, PETER J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,811.16 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,810.73 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, DELTASHA N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,810.69 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID L, JR Employer name Northville CSD Amount $40,810.59 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, SUE A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $40,810.55 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, IVAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,810.30 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, KARRIE S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,809.97 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOHN P Employer name Town of Milford Amount $40,809.81 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINS, DEBRA F Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $40,809.63 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISENDA, MICHAEL N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,809.57 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, KARINDA L Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $40,809.46 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRIAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $40,808.86 Date 03/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,808.73 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, PAULINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $40,808.47 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, ERIC R Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $40,808.25 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARD, BRENTA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,807.96 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, IAN A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,807.83 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETE, ALEXANDRA Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $40,807.70 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLA, ANGELA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,807.66 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, SHANE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,807.65 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, DHAN Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,807.43 Date 02/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYBOWSKI, KRYSTAL M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $40,807.32 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUS, TERESA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $40,806.97 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, NANCY E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,806.84 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOREN, JEFFREY H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,806.63 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, CHARITY HOPE Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,806.46 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, DOREEN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,805.88 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, STACEY L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $40,805.69 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAIN, JASMINE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,805.25 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,805.20 Date 03/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINER, AMY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,805.20 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POW, CHRISTIAN I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,805.18 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNE, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,804.86 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, RAEDEAN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,804.84 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, MATTHEW P Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $40,804.64 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, STEPHEN D Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $40,804.53 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARTOWICZ, RITA K Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,804.48 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, GREGORY A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $40,803.92 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, KATHLEEN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,803.84 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,803.77 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JESSICA L Employer name Broome County Amount $40,803.68 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGLITORE, VALERIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,803.04 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, LAURI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,803.02 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MELINDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,802.99 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LISA JO Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $40,802.97 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System