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 CATANESE, BETTY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,487.02 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELLE, VERA P Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $40,486.93 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, LINDA R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,486.82 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDD, UNIQUE K Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,486.09 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZECH, KATHLEEN R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,486.04 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, DAVID P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,485.79 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PRENTICE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,485.58 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERO, LOIS A Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,485.55 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMATHERS, DAVID E Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $40,485.55 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SARAH Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,485.34 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,484.98 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVARRO, LORI A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $40,484.84 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBFLIESH, ROBERT W Employer name Washington Co Soil & Water Con Amount $40,484.54 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOSEPH V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,484.46 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KURT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,484.41 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, AMY B Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $40,484.27 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATER, ALFRED M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,483.93 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, SORITA L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $40,483.73 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLIN, JOSEPH B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,483.33 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMERI, JOHN J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,483.29 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, DIANE C Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,483.22 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VILLE, JOSHUA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,483.15 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, JESSICA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,483.12 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, IRIS Y Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,483.08 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNEAU, ANTHONY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,483.04 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGRECO, KEVIN J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $40,482.92 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINKAUS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,482.52 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE-KERNS, ERIN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,482.51 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARANDA, PHILLIP J Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $40,482.50 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWETT, TRACY D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,482.45 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DYLAN C Employer name Town of Laurens Amount $40,482.43 Date 06/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, TRACY A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $40,482.33 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOS, JOHN S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,482.16 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO-OVIEDO, ANA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $40,482.16 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAS, GEORGE Y Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,482.12 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,481.62 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, AZIZA B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,481.57 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, JOSHUA A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $40,481.50 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVO, HILARY F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,481.47 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, LINDA J Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $40,481.45 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EILEEN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $40,481.31 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $40,480.98 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANTHONY T, SR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,480.80 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMMIELLO, SANDRA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,480.75 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY E Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $40,480.22 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MADELINE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $40,480.05 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, LEON F Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $40,479.93 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, DULCIE A Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $40,479.48 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE, SONIA I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,479.40 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, ISNORY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,479.35 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, DIANE J Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,479.31 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOYCE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,479.24 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, GORDON L Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $40,479.19 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, NANCY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,479.13 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEE, WENDY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $40,478.71 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JESSLINETTE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,478.09 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, SARAH A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $40,478.09 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESEFELDT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $40,477.88 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGGONER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $40,477.71 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PHILLIP A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $40,477.62 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KATRINA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,477.49 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROBLEWSKI-BARTKOWIAK, DEBORA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,477.27 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENCKENS, ANN L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,477.25 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, PRISCILLA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,477.13 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, DENISE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,477.12 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, RONALD J Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $40,476.83 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGHT, JESSICA L Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $40,476.81 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,476.73 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, BRAD A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $40,476.72 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $40,476.61 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESMAY, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,476.32 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYNA, DEBRA M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $40,476.17 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SUSAN V Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,476.12 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUTEAU, PAULA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,475.75 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, THOMAS W Employer name Washington County Amount $40,475.72 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHERTON, DWIGHT A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,475.71 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, YAHAIRA I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,475.68 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ELIEZER O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,475.65 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOELBL, CHELSEA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,475.59 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,475.26 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBETT, ROBERT P Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $40,475.16 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,475.01 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, DONALD C, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,475.01 Date 04/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHLE, PHILIP G Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $40,475.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYO, LAURENT Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,474.68 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICARD, CLAUDE A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $40,474.42 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULANGER, PAUL J, II Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,474.25 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, JEFFREY S Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,474.02 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LAUREN A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $40,473.61 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ANDREW C Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,473.60 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DEBORAH F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,473.49 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ANTONIO E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,473.41 Date 06/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, RICHARD S Employer name Broome County Amount $40,473.40 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $40,473.33 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, BRENDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,473.01 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMUHOSKY, MATTHEW J Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,473.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMELOFSKE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $40,472.81 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIE, MEGHAN E Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $40,472.79 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MELISSA Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $40,472.76 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALOVEN, PAIGE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,472.75 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System