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 SOLT, EMILY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,707.93 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, ROBERT W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,707.77 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALT, TAMI N Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,707.69 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, HONGKHAM Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $39,707.49 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,707.21 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROSO, ALOISE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,707.17 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KIM F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,707.12 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOLLMAN, CAMMIE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,707.09 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE-ALLAH, LATISHA Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,707.09 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCA, PAUL R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $39,707.00 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'INCECCO, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,706.89 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROGER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,706.61 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT W Employer name Education Department Amount $39,706.61 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ERIN Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,706.56 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMNARINE, ANNIE P Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $39,706.53 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, COURTNEY N Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,706.28 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ANDRENE N Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $39,706.14 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYUS, DEBORAH A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $39,706.04 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENCH, LISA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,705.95 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LISA A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $39,705.90 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCHILLI, KIMBERLY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,705.65 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHARYAS, GREGORY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,705.58 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,705.52 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, JENICE D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,705.31 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELBY, LAWRENCE Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $39,705.25 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, CHERYL D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $39,705.22 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,704.88 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALEXANDER C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $39,704.80 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKEN, MONICA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,704.64 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYZ, DEBORAH L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $39,704.18 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALBERT L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $39,704.18 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULOVSKI, ZAREJVKA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,704.18 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, DREAMA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,704.03 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LARION, THEODORE J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $39,703.95 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $39,703.89 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, TERRY V Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $39,703.79 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, THOMAS J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $39,703.69 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DONNA D Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,703.44 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $39,703.15 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESS, MARLINO A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,703.00 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FAY M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,702.76 Date 02/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILCH, CINDY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,702.47 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KYLE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,702.42 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, JENNIFER R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $39,702.41 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPEPI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,702.41 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTERMAN, AMY J Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $39,702.39 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTAIRE, ADRIENNE T Employer name Orange County Amount $39,702.14 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, WENDY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,702.04 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, MARCY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,702.00 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUZBIK, CHARLEEN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,701.84 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, JEAN'AL E Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $39,701.84 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMWAR, SONIA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $39,701.79 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTH, DONNA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,701.66 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, DANIEL B Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $39,701.60 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTOCKI, LINDA M Employer name Putnam County Amount $39,701.59 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, BRENDA L Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $39,701.56 Date 10/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, SALINA J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,701.41 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, LEON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,701.24 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRO, TRACY A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $39,701.00 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TONYA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,700.96 Date 10/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWSON, JAMES F Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $39,700.71 Date 11/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEBRAH L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,700.65 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,700.54 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, JUSTIN T Employer name City of Utica Amount $39,700.16 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHALL, VIRGINIA M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $39,700.15 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOARE, LAURIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,699.62 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GASBECK, DAVID P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,699.30 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SAM J, III Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $39,699.30 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNES, RAYMOND T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $39,698.82 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, NATALIE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,698.81 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CHELSEA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,698.80 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-HANLEY, GLENDA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,698.06 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOELLE, KARIN L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,697.96 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, GELSOMINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $39,697.39 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURANSKI, MELISSA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $39,696.87 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMORE, SAMANTHA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,696.59 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $39,696.45 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, MARY E Employer name Wyoming CSD Amount $39,696.39 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYNCH, MARK P Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $39,696.22 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, TIMOTHY G Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $39,695.62 Date 09/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMBAIDOU, SOPHFERIA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $39,695.39 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIN E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $39,695.33 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, SHAUNTIA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,695.28 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KENNETH R Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $39,695.23 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, KELLY J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $39,694.56 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, LINDA D Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $39,694.55 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $39,694.07 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, DAVID W, JR Employer name Town of Lindley Amount $39,694.00 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORKOSZ, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $39,693.82 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, PAUL D Employer name Washington County Amount $39,693.56 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, VIRGINIA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,693.17 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, ALEXA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,692.66 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, CHRISTINE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,692.31 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARSKI, BRUNO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,692.29 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, SEAN P Employer name Mount Vernon Ida Amount $39,692.28 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMIC, DANIEL S Employer name Erie County Amount $39,692.21 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CRAIG T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $39,692.12 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, DONITA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,692.08 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON OSIADLO, WYNNE F Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,691.87 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOHN M, JR Employer name Town of Claverack Amount $39,691.61 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System