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 GONZALEZ, JIMMY Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,766.29 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPP, WILLIAM R Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $39,766.18 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAYO, OLGA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,766.17 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVAN, BARBARA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $39,766.00 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERR, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,765.92 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIE-MCGEE, TAMEKI J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,765.85 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, GARY E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,765.57 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTIER, GARY A Employer name Town of Fort Ann Amount $39,765.55 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JAMES B Employer name Department of Law Amount $39,765.29 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOSEPH C Employer name Education Department Amount $39,765.29 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Education Department Amount $39,765.29 Date 04/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUICON, GEORGE N Employer name Education Department Amount $39,765.29 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, REGINA A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $39,765.29 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWICK, JONATHAN S Employer name Department of State Amount $39,765.29 Date 12/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,765.29 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,765.29 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, JANET L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $39,765.29 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, PAULA R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $39,765.29 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARR, JOHN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $39,765.29 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIECIEN, ROBIN L Employer name Perry CSD Amount $39,765.09 Date 11/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNKEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $39,765.08 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDZIELASKI, SANDRA L Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $39,764.86 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, HOLLY A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $39,764.84 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, PAUL A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $39,764.72 Date 03/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNONE, DANIELLE C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $39,764.70 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMER, ANN MARIE Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $39,764.34 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, MIKETA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,764.28 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODARSKI, HENRY M Employer name Town of Reading Amount $39,764.25 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUSTIN G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $39,764.24 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, YOLANDA Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,763.93 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SENA, KELLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,763.80 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMPRECHT, KARYN L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $39,763.60 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMIGIO, LUISA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,763.51 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $39,762.74 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSO, MARY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,762.69 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNES, SHAUN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $39,762.22 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADIK, ANAMARIA L Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $39,762.06 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ESPERANZA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $39,762.01 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GARY S Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $39,761.68 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JASON R Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $39,761.64 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTES, KIMBERLY Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $39,761.45 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGORE, ORLANDO Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $39,761.33 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCARD-SCHLITZ, THERESA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $39,761.19 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, LUDMILLA A Employer name Education Department Amount $39,761.13 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATHOUT, MICHAEL J Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $39,760.94 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, KATHRYN R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $39,760.79 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, AMANDA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $39,760.62 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZDZAL, CARLA M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $39,760.47 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, MARLA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $39,759.56 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, ANTHONY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,758.79 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $39,758.15 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TERRY R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,758.04 Date 01/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEBSCH, BONNIE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $39,757.89 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NADINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,757.82 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, LA TANYA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $39,757.69 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAYNE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,757.68 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRIDGETTE A-C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,757.62 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DESERA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,757.56 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTA, LISA M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $39,757.56 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, NORLENE M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $39,757.19 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, ROBERT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $39,757.07 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FALCO, GRACE Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $39,756.83 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ROCKWELL C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,756.62 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSELL, TECHIA T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,756.50 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIMAN, DALE G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,756.35 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLEY, AUNDREA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,756.05 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESARESI YAMBO, ALAIN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,755.64 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SHELISE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,755.62 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,755.39 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IZZO, JAKE J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,754.87 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, MARY E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,754.76 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, KIM C Employer name City of Rome Amount $39,754.68 Date 08/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CARMELITA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,754.65 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERNER, JOSHUA D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $39,754.56 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, EVELYN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,754.52 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEPER, PAULA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,754.50 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,754.48 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, CANDY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,754.30 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, STEPHEN H Employer name City of Oswego Amount $39,754.21 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, KATINA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $39,754.17 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, LISA E Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $39,754.04 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDOCK, DANIELLE S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,754.00 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, KYLE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,754.00 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, BRIAN L Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $39,753.70 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNYPACKER, JEANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,753.51 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,753.32 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ERIN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,753.26 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, PEGGY S Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,752.44 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LISA Employer name Albany County Amount $39,752.17 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, BRANDY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $39,752.15 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $39,752.07 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, MEGAN C Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $39,752.06 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, TONI L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $39,751.75 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMICKI, BRYCE P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $39,751.72 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARLES, JHANEL N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,751.39 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERQUA, AMY Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,751.25 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALLAN E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,751.18 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFESSORE, LOUIS G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,751.12 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, TINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $39,751.11 Date 11/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETERS, JERMIN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,750.84 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System