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 DUNCAN, TODD M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,752.86 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENO, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $40,752.83 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNO, ROSEMARY E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,752.78 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $40,752.76 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DALE C Employer name Otsego County Amount $40,752.53 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPKIN, JOSHUA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,752.37 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERIHEW, BRENDA G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,752.22 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENTSHORST, JOHN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,751.79 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCI, VINCENT T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,751.76 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JILL M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,750.65 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEY, MELISSA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,750.42 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGHETTI, PAUL J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $40,750.38 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JODEE T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,750.29 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, GIOVANNA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,750.29 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRUS, STANLEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,750.22 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, ANDREA Z Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $40,750.22 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLAIS, KEVIN J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $40,750.08 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HOLLY J Employer name Village of S Blooming Grove Amount $40,750.02 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISELLA, JILL M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,749.97 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, JEFFREY E Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $40,749.97 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEN, SCOTT T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $40,749.95 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, CAELA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,749.80 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMELL D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,749.31 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, TRACY Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $40,748.90 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DANITA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,748.65 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMJATHY, VALERIE L Employer name Albany County Amount $40,748.50 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRIE, ANN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,748.41 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKMAN, KAREN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,748.41 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRKEL, ELLEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,748.41 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKINS, KEVIN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,748.24 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKIEWICZ, EDWARD J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $40,748.19 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $40,747.50 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, BARBARA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,747.33 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATO, MARY J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,746.95 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBITY, TONYELLE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $40,746.94 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUER, RACHEL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $40,746.89 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, MARK S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,746.84 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADINGER, PHYLLIS A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $40,746.70 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTESIS, ALYSSA C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,746.67 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKAJANI, RYAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $40,746.59 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, MARY LOU D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,746.24 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOSHUA A Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $40,746.13 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $40,746.00 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, COREY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,745.42 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESIDOR, REGINALD Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,745.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VORCHIK, JULIE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $40,745.10 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNNOIKI, OLABISI B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $40,744.88 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, SANDRA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,744.81 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURIMOND, CLERIMENE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $40,744.81 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, JAMES A Employer name Town of Piercefield Amount $40,744.78 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESFORD, THOMAS D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $40,744.69 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, OMISHA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,744.56 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, BARRY G, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,744.45 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, JOSIE T Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,744.20 Date 02/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSK, DANIEL J Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,744.08 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,743.94 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, DONALD R, JR Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $40,743.81 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,743.76 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBIE, GLENN H Employer name Town of Kortright Amount $40,743.64 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTHMULLER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,743.56 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITWORTH, LAURA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,743.44 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, NANCY I Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $40,743.16 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTO, DANIEL R Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $40,743.13 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FABIAN J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $40,742.89 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNS, CAROL L Employer name Broome County Amount $40,742.74 Date 08/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, SHARON K Employer name Akron CSD Amount $40,742.68 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, THOMAS F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,742.63 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLI, MOHAMED A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,742.45 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CINDY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,742.35 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENNIS Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,742.23 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMULA, EDWARD F Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $40,742.21 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLA, LINDA C Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $40,742.06 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, MERRILYN L Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $40,741.91 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-SCHWARTZ, MELISSA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,741.54 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, CATHERINE L J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,741.36 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOP, BRUCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,741.27 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSO, MARIA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $40,741.20 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MARK A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $40,741.10 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,741.10 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, SUZANNE Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,741.08 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA HART, ELIZABETH M Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,740.87 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, BRIAN G Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $40,740.77 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL M Employer name Washington County Amount $40,740.60 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, DEBORA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $40,740.51 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Florida Amount $40,740.45 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABARE, DESTINY G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,740.44 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, JUSTIN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,740.41 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLE, JOHN A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $40,740.36 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, FRANK J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $40,740.30 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANNETTE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,740.22 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JIMMIE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $40,739.73 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CATHERINE Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,739.63 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,739.51 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, RAMONA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,739.47 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWISON, PAULINE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,739.45 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBY, ANIAMMA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,739.31 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, MARIE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,739.29 Date 11/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTIERI, HENRY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,739.24 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, IRMA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,739.07 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JANELLE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,738.77 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System