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 REPOSA, LISA E Employer name Ulster County Amount $39,603.38 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, COURTNEY Y Employer name Erie County Amount $39,603.34 Date 09/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, BARBARA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $39,603.20 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA-BROWN, BARBARA J Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,603.20 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, BEVERLY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,603.20 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURAK, JAMES P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,602.82 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, SHARI S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,601.97 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, ERROL W Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $39,601.74 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBERRY, PATRICIA S Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $39,601.56 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, MICHAEL A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $39,601.52 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, NANCY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,601.42 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, AMY A Employer name Madison County Amount $39,601.35 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, THEODORE W, JR Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $39,601.18 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, DENISE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $39,601.11 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, PATRICIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,600.95 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTA, LONNA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,600.87 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, RANDY D Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $39,600.87 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABACHNECK, ALAN Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,600.78 Date 07/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, SOLING M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $39,600.38 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ALEXANDRA C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,600.35 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDELL, LYNN M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $39,600.34 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, VALERIE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,600.22 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDY, LIZY K Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $39,599.91 Date 02/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, LORI A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $39,599.84 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ANN E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $39,599.77 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, SHERI L Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,599.67 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JODI A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $39,599.50 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDHEAD, KATHLEEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,599.50 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $39,599.47 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ELIANA C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $39,599.41 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, ELAINE H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,599.17 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKUR, LANCE D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $39,599.07 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWINE, JUSTINE E Employer name Delaware County Amount $39,599.02 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, BRITTANY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $39,598.39 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, RITA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $39,598.37 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, KYLIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,598.34 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOPINO, VINCENT J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $39,598.18 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONAS, STERGIOS Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,598.16 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DIEUDONNE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,598.12 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDZIKOWSKI, WENDY S Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $39,598.08 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ROSMERY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,598.07 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, ROGER W Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $39,598.00 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MAUREEN E Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $39,597.68 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-CHARLES, PIERRE R Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $39,597.52 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JULIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,597.30 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TREVOR E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,597.13 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, CHAD M Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,597.02 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JOANNE J Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $39,597.01 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, KATHRYN A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,596.76 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DENISE J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,596.76 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, MARGARET Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,596.67 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOFF, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $39,596.65 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRACH, CARMEN C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,596.62 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TAJA S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $39,596.54 Date 05/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KYLE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,595.80 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DARYL L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $39,595.29 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KARL Employer name City of Albany Amount $39,594.92 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, LISA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,594.75 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, PATRICIA N Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $39,594.41 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, CAROLYN D Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $39,594.12 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, DALE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,593.91 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIANNA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,593.69 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ROXANNE Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $39,593.68 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JAMES L Employer name Erie County Amount $39,593.65 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PATRICK J Employer name Allegany County Amount $39,593.02 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, JAMES T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $39,592.67 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, AUDRA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $39,592.43 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKOVICH, ILEANA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $39,591.98 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JON K Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $39,591.95 Date 01/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ARTHUR W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $39,591.91 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCOTTE, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $39,591.84 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KATHERINE M Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $39,591.52 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, JASON W Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,591.50 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPATKIEWICZ, PAMELA S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $39,591.38 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SHAUNA C Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $39,591.35 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTA, THELMA F Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $39,591.33 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DUSTIN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $39,591.11 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARTIN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $39,590.81 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, EUNICE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,590.79 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $39,590.66 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOL, DAVID P Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $39,590.65 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGELA D Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $39,590.53 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SUSAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,590.41 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLINI, SUZANNE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,590.35 Date 04/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAURIN, ROY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,589.58 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MANDY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,589.43 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSONE, DAWN A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $39,589.31 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, WANDA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $39,589.27 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHEAD, SANDI C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,589.11 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, KATHY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $39,589.02 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, SUSAN D Employer name Groton CSD Amount $39,588.93 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CANDY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $39,588.79 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM F Employer name Broome County Amount $39,588.74 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNAMAN, DAVID H Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $39,588.20 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JENISE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,588.20 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $39,588.16 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TRISHA A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,588.11 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENN, AMY M Employer name Wayne County Amount $39,587.98 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, BRADLEY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,587.83 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, JAN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,587.23 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System