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 WATSON, MARANDA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,380.29 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, VICTORIA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,380.04 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, BRICE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,379.95 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, STEVEN B Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $40,379.89 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, NICOLE A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $40,379.77 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DOUGLAS L Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,379.67 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTWELL, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Leyden Amount $40,379.50 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLER, PHYLLIS M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $40,379.41 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSGROVE, GERALDINE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $40,379.33 Date 05/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZZA, BLAISE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,379.24 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DUSTIN R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,379.18 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROULD, ELLEN M Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $40,379.17 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, MARY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,379.12 Date 03/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, DEBRA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,379.08 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, LESLIEANN Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,379.04 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, NICOLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,378.99 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROBERT H Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,378.99 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,378.93 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY, ANGELA C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,378.82 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,378.74 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, DAWN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,378.74 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSTRO, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,378.54 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HEATHER L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,378.47 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUE, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,378.18 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, PATRICK M, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,378.08 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHELLE N Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,378.08 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, BOBBI J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,377.58 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMSON, MARJORIE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,377.38 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, MARGARET M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,377.37 Date 01/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPSIAK, NANCY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,375.91 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, NICHOLAS T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,375.79 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CARLA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,375.75 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHE, SHAWN A Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $40,375.72 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $40,375.47 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VANCHA, DAVID P Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $40,375.41 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LISA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $40,375.07 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALVAREZ, JIM B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,374.96 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIELLE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,374.72 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JO ANNE Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $40,373.84 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SHIBY MANI Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,373.80 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, SUSAN L Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $40,373.79 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAN, HA T T Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $40,373.66 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, SHANNON Employer name Erie County Amount $40,373.65 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAWOLE, ADEBOLA O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,373.56 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNERUS, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,373.56 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,373.38 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFELL, ERIN F Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,373.23 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, BONNIE R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $40,373.18 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, RICKY T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,373.17 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, JEREMY R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $40,372.89 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERLY, STAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,372.55 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSE, RONALD C Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $40,372.11 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, HARRIET M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,372.08 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAREZ, CHRISTIAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,371.87 Date 04/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, RANDY L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $40,371.71 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSORTO, DEBORAH A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $40,371.62 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, LINDA A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $40,371.62 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, VIVIAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,371.55 Date 05/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, LISA M Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $40,371.50 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUE, KAREN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,371.23 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKERDIAL, YOGITA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $40,371.02 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, LINDSEY D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $40,370.99 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,370.91 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, CAROLE L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,370.86 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JOLENNE K Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,370.53 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKLEY, JANET M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,370.46 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENCK, MAUREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,370.46 Date 07/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Washington County Amount $40,370.41 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JAMES L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,369.88 Date 09/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JERALD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,369.76 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBERT R Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,369.62 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBLEY, DAVID Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,369.55 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, ROBERT E Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,369.47 Date 05/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, ANTHONY T Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $40,369.46 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASULLO, STACEY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,369.44 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHA, ENKELEJD Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,369.11 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGES, SYLINTHIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,368.75 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, KRISTA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,368.75 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,368.75 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ALYSSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,368.75 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSER, JOSHUA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,368.72 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ROSE M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $40,368.72 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, ROBIN L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $40,368.64 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERMAKER, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,368.32 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,368.32 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESENS, JANET L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $40,368.28 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $40,368.27 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, TIERNEY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,368.04 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,368.01 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARR, KADI B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,367.92 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, VIRGINIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,367.85 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ANGELA V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,367.84 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNACHE, NANCY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,367.53 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JENNIFER H Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,367.40 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKELMANN, KEVIN J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $40,367.33 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLWOOD, KENVIN A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,367.14 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, MARK A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $40,367.10 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, FELICIA C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $40,367.08 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBURG, ALLAN R Employer name Town of Stark Amount $40,367.08 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, PATRICIA M Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $40,366.85 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System