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 CHEEVER, JUSTIN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,675.08 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, NANCY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,675.08 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CATHERINE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,675.08 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CHIARA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,675.08 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWELL, SEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,675.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HELEN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $39,674.97 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DIANE M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $39,674.85 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLES, LORI A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,674.82 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JAMES J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $39,674.80 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ABBY L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,674.63 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, ANTONIA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $39,674.54 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, LAWRENCE Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $39,674.42 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, JOSEPH H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,674.35 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, DONNA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $39,674.05 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HROSTOWSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $39,673.35 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, TIARA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $39,673.32 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, TERESA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,673.30 Date 02/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,673.20 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFROCCO, PETER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,672.99 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KENYATTA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,672.75 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNET, ALIX E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,672.62 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, TAMMY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,672.02 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MARK J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,671.81 Date 06/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, WILLIAM E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,671.71 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MARY E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $39,671.44 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, PATRICK T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,671.31 Date 01/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSEMER, TODD W Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $39,671.24 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDOUS, CLAUDE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $39,671.17 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGILERI, DAVID M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,671.11 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, LISA N Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $39,671.10 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAWN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $39,671.09 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MARC G Employer name Town of Canton Amount $39,671.00 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENGBE, KATHLEEN L Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $39,670.99 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUKE, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,670.97 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, JUDITH A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $39,670.83 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DAVID M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,670.82 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ADAM M Employer name Town of Fabius Amount $39,670.76 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUGLIARO, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $39,670.32 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INSINGA, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,669.80 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, SHAMSHAD Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $39,669.54 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMAN, BARBARA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,669.39 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREN, FRANK P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $39,669.18 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, MYUNG K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $39,668.98 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHELLE M R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,668.94 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOROM, PATRICIA L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $39,668.93 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, MARY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,668.86 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, SAMUEL S Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $39,668.40 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, W MARK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $39,668.33 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, DAVID P Employer name Chenango County Amount $39,668.25 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHE, LUISA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,668.16 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREE, ERNEST C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,667.89 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, HEATHER Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,667.70 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARN, GINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $39,667.59 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ERICA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,667.55 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROCHA, TINA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,667.49 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, THERESA A Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $39,667.27 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONAKOYA, FEYISARA Y Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,667.14 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SPENCER A Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $39,667.04 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATOR, MARK E Employer name City of Hudson Amount $39,666.90 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXSTADER, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $39,666.87 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, DOUGLAS W Employer name Albany County Amount $39,666.81 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, ROBERT W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,666.81 Date 03/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKOWSKI, ROBERT D Employer name Erie County Amount $39,666.71 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, NICHOLAS W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $39,666.67 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUZZE, SHALLEE A Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $39,665.70 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, MICHELE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $39,664.54 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, CHARLES R Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $39,664.02 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, EDWARD D, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,663.85 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, DAWN L Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $39,663.55 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,663.46 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON-PINTO, GAIL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,663.10 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLICK, KENNETH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,663.00 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, BRENDA L Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,662.87 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JOSEPH L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,662.62 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, ELVENA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,662.55 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHARLES M, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $39,662.55 Date 04/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, MICHELE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,662.45 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEH, CRYSTAL M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $39,662.45 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JOHN J Employer name Albany County Amount $39,662.37 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, PETER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $39,661.65 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENTSEN, JEREMY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,661.37 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, HARRY Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,660.93 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $39,660.77 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JUANA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $39,660.35 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DAVID Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,660.20 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, PATRICIA ANN Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $39,659.75 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, RONDA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $39,659.29 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, MELISSA S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $39,659.20 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPSON, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,659.19 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, JOAN V Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $39,659.08 Date 08/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLENBACH, CHARLES H, IV Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,658.89 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBLEY, LINDSAY D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,658.77 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TERRY C Employer name Town of Harrisburg Amount $39,658.66 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, JOANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,658.62 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, KATRINA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $39,658.40 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, DOLORES T Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $39,658.36 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELTMANN, JULIA C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $39,657.53 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON-MARC, JULIA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $39,657.36 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, HARRY D Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $39,657.11 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIA, CHERI A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,657.01 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System