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 PINTO, MARY LEE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,462.70 Date 04/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CONROY C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,462.63 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BETSY J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $38,462.60 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ANTHONY, III Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $38,462.35 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPHEW, DEAN J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $38,462.31 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, PAUL C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,462.12 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENWEITZ, NANCY M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $38,462.01 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SAKIMA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,461.75 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, MEGAN S Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38,461.74 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPERT, STACY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,461.72 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, LORRIE A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $38,461.71 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, HEATHER K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,461.63 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESNIER, MICHELE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $38,461.42 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDIEGO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $38,461.40 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, LATOYA T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,461.19 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSLER, GREGG E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,461.12 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERIAN, REBECCA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,460.62 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, MARY K Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,460.60 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,460.52 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKER, ADAM L Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $38,460.35 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, EILEEN K Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $38,460.28 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, ROMONA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $38,460.11 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, BRIAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,460.00 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, LEIGH Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,459.98 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBALE, CONSTANCE R Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $38,459.64 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KELLY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,459.57 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, COREY J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,459.53 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARNALL, SCOTT Employer name Town of Islip Amount $38,459.19 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DENBERG, BONNIE SUE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,459.15 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LISA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,458.43 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLEBACH, NANCY W Employer name Town of Greece Amount $38,458.04 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENER, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,457.85 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, TRACY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,457.82 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,457.75 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, JODIE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $38,457.58 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, TINA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $38,457.50 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, JENNIFER C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,457.33 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, LORELLA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,457.31 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, EVELYN M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $38,456.96 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, CATHY A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $38,456.96 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAZAN B Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $38,456.96 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, RACHAEL Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $38,456.96 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, DIANE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,456.96 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBERT, JOSEPH Q Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $38,456.50 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, RYAN C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,456.46 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KIMBERLY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,456.39 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAGGARD, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,456.28 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, ABDUL R Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $38,456.18 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TAMMY E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $38,456.07 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE-GRIER, SHELLY L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,456.07 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $38,455.96 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, SUSAN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $38,455.96 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, ROMANA N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,455.90 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, GALENA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,455.77 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, VIRGINIA S Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $38,455.75 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JOSE L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $38,455.72 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRASA, CELIA I Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,455.53 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,454.95 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, JOEL R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,454.29 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, APRIL M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,454.27 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, NARCISA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $38,454.18 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JAMIE JAY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $38,454.18 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JOSE M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $38,454.18 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLSI, CLAIRE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,454.18 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,454.18 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KATINA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,454.18 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE THOMPSON, MARY V Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $38,454.18 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SHARON A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,454.18 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLISTE, MARTHA J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $38,454.18 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, ROSEMARY Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $38,454.08 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $38,453.94 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, SANDRA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,453.94 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PORE, JO ELLEN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,453.92 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,453.88 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, NANCY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,453.86 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSING, LISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.84 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, LEI-FANG Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $38,453.60 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ASHLEY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,453.59 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THOMASINE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,453.59 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, DARRELL N Employer name Department of Health Amount $38,453.59 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, JOSEPH V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPANI, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MARK R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBOUR, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOWSKI, STEPHEN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SUSAN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULIER, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 12/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, CHELSEA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.59 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETH, ALYSSA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.59 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $38,453.27 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS-RIDINGS, LOU-ANN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORO, MATTHEW D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $38,453.21 Date 12/10/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, DIANE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,453.21 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, D'MITRI C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,453.21 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, ANTOINETTE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBERDY, NEIL T Employer name Education Department Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Education Department Amount $38,453.21 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System