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 LIBURDI, MARTHA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGBEIL, DANIELLE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,453.21 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, MICHELLE Employer name Department of State Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPEN, SHARON E Employer name Department of State Amount $38,453.21 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.21 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FEE, DEBRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUECKHAHN, LAURIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDARIO, SUSAN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRANEK, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBY, LINDA SUE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSINSKY, MARK JEFF Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYOT, MILAGROS A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERRICK, VIRGINIA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPILLO, DEBI Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, SANDRA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, LYNN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHERYL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCI, KAREN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, ADRIENNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,453.21 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATELITZ, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,453.21 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JUDITH J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,453.21 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTIERI, BETTINA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, NANETTE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIZER, DIANE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEFFREY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, MARY C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTO, MARY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,453.21 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAISY B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,453.21 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BONNIE S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $38,453.21 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENNETH T Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $38,453.21 Date 07/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, ROSLYN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,453.21 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KATHLEEN Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $38,453.06 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTER, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.05 Date 08/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYLEN, ROBERTA L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.03 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDA, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.02 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, ALTHEA M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.02 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZ, KATHERINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,453.01 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RONALD W Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $38,453.00 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLUCCI, TRACY A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $38,452.98 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENNIS J, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,452.93 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARSING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,452.89 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JASON S Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $38,452.75 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RACHAEL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,452.74 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, LAKISHA D Employer name Erie County Amount $38,452.65 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PINTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $38,452.42 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,452.23 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, RACHELLE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,452.22 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LORRI J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,451.95 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, CASSANDRA L Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $38,451.81 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DORIS J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,451.76 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KOBIE D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,451.54 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETMAN, MARY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,451.44 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, ANN S Employer name Erie County Amount $38,451.32 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LINDA L Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $38,451.23 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, CRYSTAL C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,451.02 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDGERS, JODI L Employer name Attica CSD Amount $38,450.97 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PATRICK C Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $38,450.86 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, ELIZABETH L Employer name Allegany County Amount $38,450.81 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUWER, RONALD C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,450.73 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, REBECCA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,450.62 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIAN, LUZ DEL ALBA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,450.30 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, ROBERT L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $38,450.30 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Middletown Amount $38,450.13 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHYDE, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Otsego Amount $38,449.96 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICO, CHRISTIE L Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $38,449.87 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $38,449.87 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DYRELL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,449.69 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SAGE, TODD A Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $38,449.54 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, BRANDON S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $38,449.41 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, HARRISON H, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,449.28 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, ALLAN L Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $38,448.79 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, LOUISE E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,448.77 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, BERNICE Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $38,448.66 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, PAMELA C Employer name Town of Chili Amount $38,448.12 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BEATRICE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $38,448.04 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROW, JESSICA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,447.76 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVILLE, JEREMIAH J Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $38,447.73 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ALFREADA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,447.01 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,446.44 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,446.19 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMERANO, LUCAS G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,446.15 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,445.94 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWARS, MARTIN S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,445.77 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUBIER, VICKI L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,445.73 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRRIS, NIKOLAOS Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $38,445.51 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERITHEW, LENORA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,445.51 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZNER, CYNTHIA W Employer name Erie County Amount $38,445.25 Date 09/13/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYDOSH, LORENA E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $38,444.96 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, JENNIFER K Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $38,444.84 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZ, JACKIE ANNE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,444.58 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, TRACY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,444.20 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, ANDREW NIGEL Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $38,444.19 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVERENTI, TRACY L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $38,444.17 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $38,444.09 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, HEATHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $38,443.87 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIR, STACEY Employer name Tompkins County Amount $38,443.76 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, ALAN K Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $38,443.64 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System