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 HOULIHAN, KELLI A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $40,537.43 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, CHRISTIAN R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $40,537.26 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, CHARLENE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,537.23 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, KAREN M Employer name Greene County Amount $40,537.21 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, MARCIA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $40,536.97 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZEWSKI, MARY E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,536.52 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SHYIAN K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,536.50 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OARE, LYNETTE M Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $40,536.47 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLISS, CATHY Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,536.40 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JENNIE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $40,536.21 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFY, KAREN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,535.53 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, DARLENE E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $40,535.43 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINO, JOANNE M Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,535.42 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MICHELE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,535.38 Date 02/03/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER J Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,535.25 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZ, MICHELE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,535.25 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, RUBY M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,535.22 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JAMES A, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,535.16 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,535.16 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANARO, CATHERINE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,535.03 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, DEBRA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,535.00 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLDI, MEAGAN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,534.97 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTREMSKY, KOLEEN A Employer name Candor CSD Amount $40,534.79 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, JESSICA L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $40,534.10 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, INDIA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,533.74 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTUS, DUSTIN L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $40,533.37 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SARA M Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $40,533.03 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, LINDA L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $40,532.90 Date 10/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, ANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,532.70 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CAROL E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $40,532.54 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, STEVEN A Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $40,532.43 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, LYNN A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,532.15 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $40,531.58 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LAUREN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,531.42 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT A Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $40,531.04 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JAMES D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $40,530.92 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPO, ARTHUR J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $40,530.65 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,530.48 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALENA, JUDITH M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,529.85 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISCIAGNA, RICARDO P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,529.77 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE Employer name Village of Upper Brookville Amount $40,529.64 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLOCH, ARANTES Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,529.45 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHKE, BONNIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,529.40 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH E Employer name Warren County Amount $40,529.26 Date 04/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, MARK Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,529.16 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREXLER-UNGER, JEAN M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $40,529.02 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $40,528.91 Date 08/30/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, TIMOTHY F Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,528.88 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAQUINTA, MARYANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $40,528.84 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLE, CHRISTINE P Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $40,528.72 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, CINDY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $40,528.66 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATEAU, DAVID M Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $40,528.66 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MERRITT H, II Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,528.44 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DARCY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,528.43 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FORT, NANCY P Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $40,528.39 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHAEL A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $40,528.32 Date 01/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC T Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $40,528.22 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, LAURA E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $40,527.96 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, PREMWATTIE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,527.68 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, PAMELA K Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $40,527.65 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, RACHAEL V Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $40,527.61 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, CRYSTALLEE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,527.55 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESCH, JULIA G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,527.53 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTPHIN, LISA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,527.49 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONCE, GERALDINE Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $40,527.46 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, RACHEL M Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,527.38 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITAYNES, CHANIESHA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,527.20 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDERMAN, JANICE E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $40,527.14 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUZA, MIRIAM A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,526.76 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, MELISSA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,526.61 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, CLAIRE Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $40,526.48 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VALENE M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $40,526.20 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLES, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,526.14 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, HELEN R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,525.56 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $40,525.45 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ELMER Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,525.37 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLWITZER, LESLIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,525.24 Date 05/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, GLORIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,524.97 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, LAURIE S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,524.96 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISTICK, JASON D Employer name Town of Paris Amount $40,524.29 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, TAMMY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,524.08 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, REBECCA L Employer name Madison County Amount $40,523.63 Date 07/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LORETTA A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $40,523.57 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGEAL, ROBERT B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,523.54 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, AMANDA G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,523.50 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABA, MARCIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,523.39 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, ALBERT A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $40,523.37 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LINDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,523.24 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,523.16 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, ALANE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,523.09 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, LANA G Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $40,523.05 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, MARINA E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,522.77 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, CAL M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $40,522.54 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, TIMOTHY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $40,522.52 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, NORA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,522.46 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIN, MICHAEL G Employer name Katonah Village Library Amount $40,521.98 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBOS, MATTHEW R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,521.72 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, JAMES W, JR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $40,521.71 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, KATE-DALE C Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $40,521.70 Date 01/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JESSICA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,521.40 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System