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 BOUCHARD, SHANNON E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,587.55 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARCHIONE, KAREN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,587.37 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHIER, RICHARD CLARK Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $40,587.32 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, NECOLE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,586.77 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, BOBETTE E Employer name Town of Benton Amount $40,586.71 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, NICOLE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $40,586.67 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEDSOE, CHELSEA G Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,586.64 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LEO A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,586.49 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, JOHN V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,586.42 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, TIFFANY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,586.29 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, BARRY A Employer name Town of Minden Amount $40,586.00 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEIRA, ARTHUR P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,585.95 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESNER, RACHEL N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,585.17 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFTODE, SMARANDA C Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $40,585.14 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JO ANN D Employer name Village of Webster Amount $40,585.01 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CRAIG M Employer name Orange County Amount $40,584.96 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $40,584.88 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSSON, THERESA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $40,584.60 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JOSEPH N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,584.22 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, JAMES D Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $40,583.73 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, HENRY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,583.58 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIANO, JULIE Employer name Greene County Amount $40,583.51 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $40,583.39 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEY, ASHLEY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,583.35 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,583.34 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, DANIEL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,583.32 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, ANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,583.26 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEVES, LORI A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,583.17 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, ELIZABETH L Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $40,583.11 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, TAMMI Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,582.90 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, JEFFREY A, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $40,582.82 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLEY, MARYANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,582.62 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, BRITTNIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,582.21 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, JAMES M Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,581.84 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORETTI, THOMAS A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,581.45 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI-BROCCUTO, JOAN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,581.16 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFEE, JEAN M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $40,581.10 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DAVID R Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $40,581.05 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, RYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,580.96 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINAS, GINETTE G Employer name Erie County Amount $40,580.84 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JEFF Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $40,580.82 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTANO, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,580.76 Date 12/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRICK, CHRIS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,580.69 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VERNON Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,580.56 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JOSHUA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,580.48 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, MARY C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $40,580.40 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, THERESA J Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $40,580.10 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHING, RAY J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $40,579.40 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TARESSA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,579.37 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULY, MARJORY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,579.35 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CHARLES, III Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,579.27 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ROBERT T, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,579.21 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,579.21 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, PENNY J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $40,579.01 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, GEORGIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $40,578.99 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRIANNE, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,578.84 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JULIE D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,578.84 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, TRACY J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $40,578.84 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEPPNER, TRACY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,578.84 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAS, DIMITRA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,578.27 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, CAROL A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,578.10 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRIANO-ADRISS, JESSICA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,577.90 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAMMER, CINDI M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $40,577.82 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, ASHLEY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,577.45 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONO, SUZANNE H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,577.18 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, MICHAEL D Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,576.88 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, RORY A N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,576.88 Date 12/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, JILL E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $40,576.85 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, BETTYANN O Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $40,576.72 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMI, JESSICA J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $40,576.60 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, NOREEN M Employer name Village of Newark Amount $40,576.56 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, KATHLEEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,576.49 Date 03/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MEGAN C Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,576.34 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KELSEY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,576.25 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASHTON, MARC A Employer name City of Rome Amount $40,576.06 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, STEVEN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,576.03 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, MIRIAM S Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $40,575.94 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDBERG, CHRISTINE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,575.79 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MICHAEL R Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $40,575.52 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAME-ROHRING, TEARRA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,575.19 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRY, WENDY H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,575.16 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN-SELSKY, GWEN D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,574.98 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, CHARLES E, JR Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,574.81 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, WENDY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,574.80 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSINOVICH, JOHN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,574.24 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, TAMMY L Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $40,574.00 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTENFELD, LINDA C Employer name Education Department Amount $40,573.84 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYOYO, ANDRE O Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,573.75 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKELEY- HITT, MARY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,573.72 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COILPILLAI, MABEL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,573.67 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, ANDRE A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,573.35 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, LOUISE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,573.32 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, AMBER L Employer name Erie County Amount $40,573.03 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGATI, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $40,572.93 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, BRUCE G Employer name Education Department Amount $40,572.91 Date 04/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, MARY A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,572.81 Date 01/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLINGER, LISA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $40,572.09 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, TERESA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,571.88 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,571.82 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, VALERIE J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,571.52 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System