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 PINKERT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $39,481.65 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,481.60 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, BARBARA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $39,481.59 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, CAROLYN G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $39,481.42 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHIMENE R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $39,481.42 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROSEMARY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $39,481.29 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, KAYLA E Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,480.89 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTSON, JAIME L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,480.88 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, WILLIAM L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $39,480.88 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELMSEN, ANDREW R Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $39,480.82 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, BRANDON M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $39,480.29 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON NEIDA, JENNIFER J Employer name Chemung County Amount $39,480.28 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOSEPH F Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $39,480.26 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOS, MEGAN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $39,480.15 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUSKIN, RONALD C Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $39,480.05 Date 07/27/1960 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RHONDA A Employer name Education Department Amount $39,480.00 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, RANDY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,479.94 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $39,479.79 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JEFFREY Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $39,479.75 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, YENDRY S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,479.69 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, TERESA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $39,479.44 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, LANCE W Employer name Peru CSD Amount $39,479.12 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREECH, SUE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,479.11 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIS, MELISSA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $39,478.95 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTHEY, CHERYL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $39,478.91 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMANSKI, CATHERINE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $39,478.88 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, TERRI L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $39,478.49 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGARIA, SARAH M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,478.45 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, LAKEYA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $39,478.13 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNER, VIRGINIA Employer name Cayuga County Amount $39,477.94 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUTKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $39,477.82 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MICHELLE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,477.80 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, JOY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,477.41 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CORY D Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $39,477.36 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNINO-SMITH, JENNIFER Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,477.28 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIACCIO, DEAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $39,477.23 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOANNE M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $39,477.22 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Ward Amount $39,476.76 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, COLLEEN Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $39,476.74 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINE, CHERYL S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,476.41 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUZ M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,476.41 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, APRIL D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,476.41 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, ELSA E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,476.41 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, SUSAN J Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $39,476.36 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, VICKI L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $39,476.25 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, PATRICK J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $39,476.19 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, AIMEE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,476.16 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, LISA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,475.44 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATALONIS, YVONNE L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $39,474.75 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, GISELLA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $39,474.68 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BRIAN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $39,474.46 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, DWAYNE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $39,474.44 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIONE, NICCHO R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $39,474.33 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, PAMELA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,473.71 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCAZI, ANGELO Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $39,473.63 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $39,473.50 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JENNIFER Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $39,473.41 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JODY M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $39,472.96 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZILLO, ANDREW P Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,472.80 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSENBURGER, JOHN Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $39,472.80 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTRIS-MILETTE, MAUREEN L Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $39,472.16 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Orleans County Amount $39,472.08 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, WENDY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,471.95 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAMALA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,471.94 Date 09/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLVEY, DANIEL M Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $39,471.71 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, IRIS N Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $39,471.48 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALTIN, MARY J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $39,471.40 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,471.39 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, COREY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $39,471.36 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, DAVID J Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $39,471.26 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRILLO, MARIA V Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $39,471.21 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC UMBER, DAVID C Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,471.04 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,471.01 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, COLETTE J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $39,470.83 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, SUSAN M Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $39,470.63 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELISA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,470.56 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ZACHARY G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $39,470.49 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, THOMAS C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,470.43 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURENDA, CHARLES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $39,470.40 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, BRUCE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $39,470.23 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNER, DANIEL M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $39,469.32 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $39,469.20 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $39,468.87 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSMAN, JONATHAN P Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,468.60 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYZON, PETER S Employer name Albany Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $39,468.57 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOSKIN, NICOLE J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $39,468.38 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGU, ELZA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $39,468.19 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DEBRA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $39,467.96 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, MARIA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,467.84 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, ANDREW N Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,467.15 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANKNER, LYNETTE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,467.05 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARTHE Employer name Westchester County Amount $39,466.92 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, IRENE N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $39,466.75 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, KEVIN L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $39,466.73 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, KRISTIN M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $39,466.59 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANITZ, JOSH T Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $39,466.40 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERING, JULIE D Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $39,466.38 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWKER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $39,466.17 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FERNANDO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $39,466.01 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,465.94 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System