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 DILLER, AMANDA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $40,503.74 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Java Amount $40,502.80 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLI BOVI, JACQUELINE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,502.36 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH-HOWARD, COLLEEN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,502.31 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, JENNIFER L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $40,502.24 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, DAVID L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,502.21 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATHERINGTON, WILLIAM R Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,502.17 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPLINSKI, RANDY M Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $40,502.12 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, LISA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $40,502.10 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNUM, CYNTHIA R Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $40,502.08 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTWRIGHT, MARY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,501.96 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $40,501.82 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLORDY, ROSHAUNNA D Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $40,501.81 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LISA Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,501.66 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, AMANDA G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,501.63 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, MAUREEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,501.19 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSKI, JEAN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,500.43 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, EDUARDO, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,500.28 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROBERG, STEPHANIE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,500.20 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,500.12 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, MARK A Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $40,500.11 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONINI, VALERIE C Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $40,500.08 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JANICE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,499.95 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, WARD H Employer name Town of Scott Amount $40,499.94 Date 11/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITERI, MARCO V Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,499.89 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULP, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $40,499.77 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANGELA C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $40,499.44 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIAM, SCOTT L Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $40,498.97 Date 07/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, WILLIAM Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,498.91 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, PAUL M Employer name Town of Baldwin Amount $40,498.85 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHFORD, DIANE T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,498.72 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, ADAM A Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,498.71 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ALEXIS Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,498.69 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRET, NANCY H Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,498.48 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSEL, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $40,498.40 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRONE, CARLA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,498.33 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSBURG, GABRIELLE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,498.21 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, ROBYN L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,497.99 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $40,497.97 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOLT, RODNEY J Employer name Town of Martinsburg Amount $40,497.93 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBBI J Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $40,497.88 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, LINDA Y Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,497.74 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, WALTER H, JR Employer name Peru CSD Amount $40,497.74 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMBIAZO, AIDA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,497.73 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, KIMBERLY J Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $40,497.58 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIDANTRI, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,497.40 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLICA, RONALD Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,496.97 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, EILEEN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,496.33 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, JONATHAN Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $40,496.27 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BRIAN T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,496.07 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, DEREK E Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $40,495.65 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYER, ZACHARY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,495.63 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, ROBIN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,495.60 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, VILIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,495.33 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, JUDITHMARIE G Employer name Essex County Amount $40,495.28 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, DONALD C Employer name Town of West Sparta Amount $40,495.28 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMBRY, MARCEL Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,495.05 Date 02/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROSE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,494.61 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, JEREMY P Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $40,494.40 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KAREN A Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $40,493.93 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,493.73 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $40,493.73 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINOU, ANDREW K Employer name Nyack Library Amount $40,493.60 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, DERRICK S Employer name City of Kingston Amount $40,493.12 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORHACH, MAUREEN E Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $40,492.97 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUISO, WANDA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,492.84 Date 09/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $40,492.84 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, MARCIA A Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $40,492.62 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCARINO, MELISSA F Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $40,492.58 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, LEE G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,492.55 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, DEBORAH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,492.50 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MARY JOY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,492.44 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Rome Amount $40,492.34 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,492.16 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARIETTA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $40,491.94 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FELIX A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,491.74 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JESSICA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,491.43 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, DOROTHY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,490.90 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, CAMILLO Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $40,490.88 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMAN, AMMARA Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,490.70 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE-GUSTAFSON, TAMERA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,490.44 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESHLEMAN, SHEILA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,490.36 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIA, JIANPING Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,490.26 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, EDWARD J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,490.14 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, MARY B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,490.02 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICKELLE A Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,489.99 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DIMITRA N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,489.54 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALU, ANTHONY W Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $40,489.43 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TROY W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $40,489.25 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, RHINA I Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,488.77 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESKA, ASHLEY I Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,488.76 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMEL, ANNMARIE Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $40,488.48 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULOS, GEORGE S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,488.08 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, CARMEN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,487.91 Date 05/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, FRANCESCA Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $40,487.69 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL OLSON, BONNIE P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,487.62 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEANE, ANN MARIE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $40,487.53 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKE, BRADLEY P Employer name Washington County Amount $40,487.31 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, ANDRE A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $40,487.19 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,487.11 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System