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 BRINK, DANIEL H Employer name Town of Bleecker Amount $40,309.03 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, MIGUEL A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,309.01 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMEHL, MARIA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,308.95 Date 09/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSLEY, KAREN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,308.91 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHER, DARLENE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,308.68 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, JUSTIN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,308.60 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, DAVID S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,308.52 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, GLORIA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,308.43 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KATHLEEN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $40,308.41 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $40,308.24 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPROSKI, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,308.13 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, JOHN Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $40,308.13 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARADAG, LAURA F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,308.01 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, JENNIFER S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,307.70 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERNITRA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,307.60 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, CHING YI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,307.60 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRIAN A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,307.52 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANADOS, ROBERT P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,307.03 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LINDA T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,307.03 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ANA D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,307.02 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, NANCY M Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $40,306.75 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, MAUREEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,306.30 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUECKEN, DEBRA A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $40,305.80 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, JOHN P, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,305.59 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, LUZ M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,305.33 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANI, ARTI K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,305.28 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,305.26 Date 11/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MELISSA B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,305.14 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, SHELLY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,305.05 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFTS, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $40,304.76 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, DENNIS K, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,304.49 Date 07/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRO, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $40,304.47 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DOUGLAS R Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $40,304.44 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, JAMES W Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $40,304.01 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, GORDON A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,303.79 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIS, ANN-MARIE N Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,303.41 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Exeter Amount $40,303.41 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTEILLER, LYNN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,303.08 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIROCCO, KIMBERLY V Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,303.03 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIA, ELIZABETH P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,302.26 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KELLY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,301.70 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, MAISHA K Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $40,301.53 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, DEMETRIUS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,301.41 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANADOS, PERLA E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $40,301.23 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, KYLE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,301.22 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, KAREN E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $40,300.90 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GARRETT G Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $40,300.39 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHMAN, AMY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,300.28 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, TENNIA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,300.23 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWES, TANIA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,300.00 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTLER, AARON T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,300.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EUGENE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,299.99 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, JIM Z Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,299.98 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, CRYSTAL L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,299.80 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATON, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $40,299.79 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEL, JOYCE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,299.63 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GRACE A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $40,299.63 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLUM, DAWN M Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $40,299.62 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $40,299.53 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, AMY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,298.95 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAMEY, DEBRA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $40,298.82 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, ROSETTA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,298.70 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $40,298.24 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON-MC CALL, ROBBI Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,298.21 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, JEFFREY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,298.00 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLARIO, MARIA T Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,297.48 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, PAUL G Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $40,297.47 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, TERESA M Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $40,297.28 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDSTRAND, KATHY J Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $40,297.22 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDDER, KRISTIAN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $40,297.13 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTUS, STACEY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,296.70 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LINDA J Employer name Village of Pawling Amount $40,296.66 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, THELMA D Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $40,296.54 Date 12/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, ELIZA HSIAO-LING Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,296.32 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TIMOTHY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,296.25 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, LYNDSAY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,296.23 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, ERIC S Employer name Village of Oakfield Amount $40,295.80 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, HESTER J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $40,295.20 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, TERESA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,294.95 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, LISHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,294.93 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, BENJAMIN R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $40,294.93 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASH, ERIK A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,294.84 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVANO, NICHOLAS R Employer name Albany County Amount $40,294.82 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, DAWN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,294.80 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RYAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,294.66 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, TOBY P Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $40,294.64 Date 02/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, KAREN Employer name Broome County Amount $40,294.36 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOEBEL, ROBERT S, JR Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $40,294.08 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROSEMARY M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,293.78 Date 04/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, RONNY J Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $40,293.17 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, NATALIE E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $40,293.09 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDIE, TRACY L Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $40,293.06 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CRYSTAL M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $40,292.94 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, KENNETH F Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $40,292.93 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, SARAH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,292.79 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHRS, SYDNEY Employer name Greene County Amount $40,292.67 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DAVID J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $40,292.51 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDETTI, SHANNON M Employer name Livingston County Amount $40,292.32 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPANEN, ANDRE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,292.32 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, THOMAS S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,292.28 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System