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 BEALS, STACY A Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $39,923.90 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALFONDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,923.63 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PRISCILLA H Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $39,923.45 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRISCO, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,923.23 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, KATHERINE S Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $39,923.15 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRILLAUD, DEBORA K Employer name Town of Victor Amount $39,923.06 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANTE, MICHELE M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $39,922.99 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDDOCK, LAURA J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $39,922.72 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KRISTY M Employer name Warren County Amount $39,922.67 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, SHELENE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,922.54 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBECK, JOHN M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $39,922.40 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, KASONDRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,922.24 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LAURIE A Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $39,921.96 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASS, DONALD R, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $39,921.81 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, VICTORIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,921.41 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, NOEL G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,921.22 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DIANA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,921.21 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,921.11 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALBO, JONATHON W Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $39,920.59 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER-MEEK, TRACY L Employer name Salamanca Housing Authority Amount $39,920.27 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHN, LOIS A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $39,920.21 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOVIN, GELSOMINE Employer name Albany County Amount $39,919.88 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MURRAY, JAMES N, SR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,919.85 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $39,919.69 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Bolivar Amount $39,919.66 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, LORI A Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $39,919.37 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEMANN, MARSHA L Employer name Town of Oneonta Amount $39,919.06 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, PATRICIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $39,918.31 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, NANETTE I Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,918.27 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETELL, SCOTT J Employer name Washington County Amount $39,918.22 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KAREN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,918.03 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALANGER, STACY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,917.71 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, JOHN B Employer name Town of Rye Amount $39,917.62 Date 11/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Rye Amount $39,917.62 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $39,917.62 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, VALERIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,917.14 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RHONDA V Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,916.92 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, LLOYD V Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,916.81 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $39,916.57 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAGNANO, RYAN P Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,916.36 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NEDRA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $39,916.20 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, CHRISTEEN E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $39,916.11 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, PHILIP H Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $39,915.62 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLS, TAMMYE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,915.56 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Hartford Amount $39,915.46 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, KAREN A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $39,915.36 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JANET L Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,914.74 Date 07/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, KATHLEEN F Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $39,914.59 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, KAREN S Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $39,914.41 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, PAMELA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,914.34 Date 09/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DAWN K Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,914.30 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JAMES D Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $39,914.18 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DORI A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,914.10 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, AMY M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $39,913.92 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWOK, RICHARD Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,913.83 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, PATRICIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,913.63 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,913.61 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, JANE R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,913.61 Date 11/28/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,913.55 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, CHARLES PJ, IV Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,913.50 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, MELINDA A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $39,913.46 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, DARRELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $39,913.40 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASEK, JULIE E Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $39,913.22 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRANGE, CRYSTAN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $39,913.07 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, KARL H Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $39,912.61 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $39,912.44 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, KAREN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,912.34 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELINSKY, DONNA L Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $39,912.22 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, JENNA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,912.21 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPWOOD, MARY C Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $39,911.96 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE-JONES, NATALY Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,911.94 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, BAVAUGHN Employer name Albany County Amount $39,911.74 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBO, BRITTANY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,911.71 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISINSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Erie County Amount $39,911.60 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPEROWICZ, LUCAS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,911.45 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KAREN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,911.22 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, NICOLE C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $39,911.00 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JESSE L Employer name Albany County Amount $39,911.00 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, BERNARD Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $39,910.85 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, WALTER M Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $39,910.84 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, SHEILA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,910.79 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, WILLIAM W Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $39,910.65 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILGNER, PATTI A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $39,910.59 Date 12/06/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, NATHAN D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,910.56 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIND, GRETCHEN A Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $39,910.48 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, HOLLY A Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $39,909.78 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, BRADLEY W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $39,909.43 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLMUTTER-CANDIB, LAUREN M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $39,909.35 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOTTO, LORI C Employer name New City Library Amount $39,909.26 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, ANDREA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,909.25 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, F CHARLES Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,908.96 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,908.87 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DOMENIQUE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,908.87 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, LISA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,908.87 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, NEAL N Employer name Town of Westville Amount $39,908.84 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SUMARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,908.80 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, KAREN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,908.18 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAIT, ROBERT J Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,908.05 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOSETTE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,907.97 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COLIN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,907.89 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System