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 THREAT, ADRIENNE D Employer name Erie County Amount $40,472.51 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NODINE, SHANE T Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $40,471.64 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, SALVADOR Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $40,471.47 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, TANIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,471.37 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNES, CHRISTINE E Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $40,471.37 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $40,470.85 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JESSICA A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $40,470.72 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, CHETRECE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,470.24 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIK-DABB, DENISE M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $40,470.04 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, IRMA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,470.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JENNIFER L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $40,469.50 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, SHARI L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,469.07 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, ANDREW P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,468.96 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TANYA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,468.60 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, PASQUALE F Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $40,468.50 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEVIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,468.48 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BIANCA C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,468.39 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFOOT, HEATHER L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,468.14 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY-SINGLETARY, SHARLENE L Employer name Erie County Amount $40,468.04 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNDERBURK, RALPH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,467.89 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGEL, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,467.85 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,467.78 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, FELICIA D Employer name Erie County Amount $40,467.72 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $40,467.60 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, KELLY C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,467.50 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYER, LUCINDA N Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,467.33 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBICZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Holland CSD Amount $40,467.18 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, MEGAN K Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $40,467.10 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SHANNON M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $40,466.97 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKEY, TAMMY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $40,466.83 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, LISA M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $40,466.62 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLINO, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,466.39 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JO ANN Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $40,465.85 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, GILBERT M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $40,465.79 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, DARLENE M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $40,465.63 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILFORD, VIVIAN E Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $40,465.58 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, DENISE C Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,465.10 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KIERSTEN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,465.07 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTNY, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,464.60 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MARY ANN J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $40,464.30 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOCIO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany County Amount $40,464.11 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DYLAN C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $40,464.06 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLES, HARRY W Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $40,463.96 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, MADELINE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,463.89 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JASON D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $40,463.75 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Sidney Amount $40,463.29 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWERU, KAIRU K Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $40,463.16 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MILDRED L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $40,463.13 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN, NEHEMIAH J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,463.03 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DONNA L Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $40,463.01 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, BRIAN J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $40,462.80 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, THERESA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $40,462.40 Date 04/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOR, ROSE Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $40,462.26 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRA, REYNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,462.24 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, MICHELE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,462.19 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICCARO, PATRICK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,462.18 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, TANYA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,462.17 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, KELLY M Employer name Seneca County Ida Amount $40,461.74 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MILLADGE E, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,461.51 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, NANCY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $40,461.48 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KARIN L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $40,461.45 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KJRSTEN V Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $40,461.45 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, THERESA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,461.39 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, SCOTT T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,461.37 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPHILL, JARATH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,461.16 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KAREN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,461.16 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIG, MARILYN Y Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,461.01 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKMAN, KELCY R Employer name Broome County Amount $40,460.94 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIDER, JANET Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $40,460.72 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRE, SCOTT C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,460.66 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANTINO, KAELEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,460.38 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PATRICIA L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,460.28 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTAGE, MARK E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,460.17 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,460.17 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, MARK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,460.15 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, RICHARD G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,460.15 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MARIA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,460.12 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, MICHAEL J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,460.09 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLTON, JEMILLE R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $40,460.03 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLS, LINDA A Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $40,459.80 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARKER, DANIEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,459.42 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, JOHN W Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,459.37 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, LAWRENCE S Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $40,459.03 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MICHAEL J, SR Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,459.02 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPANI, JAMES E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.95 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GAIL M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,458.73 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHERYL A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $40,458.50 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEHAN, JEFFREY R Employer name Erie County Amount $40,458.45 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, ELLEN G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.30 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPE, VIRGINIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.28 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,458.27 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ANDRIES D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.26 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, DIANE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.26 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, BETHANY G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.26 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MELISSA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.26 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, ALICIA I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, ALAN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLGE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK-DE CARR, ANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System