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 MC KEEN, REBECCA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,343.71 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOVITS, SIMON Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $38,343.50 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLY, RACHEL C Employer name Erie County Amount $38,343.42 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, CATHLEEN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $38,343.30 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARTHA M Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $38,343.27 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNERS, PAULINE T Employer name Village of Nelsonville Amount $38,343.00 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRELL, DA-UAUNE B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,342.90 Date 09/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $38,342.76 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADESI, SUSAN Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,342.72 Date 07/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REGINA Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $38,342.66 Date 06/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, JOYCE K Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $38,342.10 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TROY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,341.98 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, RAQUEL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,341.50 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, FREDERICK G Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $38,341.50 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, KARL H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $38,341.21 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, KARA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,340.83 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDGREN, DARCI M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,340.49 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABB, MIRIAM D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,340.49 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHL, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $38,340.35 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $38,339.97 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHNICK, MICHAEL P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,339.68 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, BRANDON A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,339.58 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, NORMA J Employer name Town of Galen Amount $38,339.55 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, TYLER W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,339.54 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMANO, DORIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,339.52 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, MARGARET Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,339.50 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, MARGARET A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,339.49 Date 06/26/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, AMANDA C Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,339.46 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHA, JAMES A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $38,339.39 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNERY, VANESSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,339.30 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SAMANTHA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,339.12 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, DANIELLE N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,338.77 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, RACHEL M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $38,338.72 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZARD, ANN M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $38,338.54 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, NATALIE K Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $38,338.46 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $38,338.22 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, JAMAR K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $38,338.19 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY-BARNES, JESSICA A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $38,337.67 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMES, DANNY G, JR Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $38,337.59 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASKO, JENNIFER H Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $38,337.59 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,337.48 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ROBIN S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $38,337.12 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIAMOS, MARIA M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $38,337.09 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRILLO, MARIA M, MRS Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $38,336.88 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, WILLIAM I Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $38,336.86 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARIA C Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $38,336.83 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUERCIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,336.77 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMBLE, PATRICIA M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $38,336.66 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,336.62 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAERTL, ZACHARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $38,336.49 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANCHE, JON E Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $38,336.47 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LYNDA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,336.39 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, SHUJON A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $38,336.21 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, LAURA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,336.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWIN, MELINDA D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $38,335.84 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, TODD A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $38,335.70 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROZ, TATYANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,335.64 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, ROBYN L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $38,335.60 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, BEVON G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,335.57 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIDEL, MALINDA E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,335.18 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, DAVID P Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $38,335.13 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANKLIN, CLAUDETTE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,335.12 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, MAI N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,334.88 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, PAMELA J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $38,334.77 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JOANNE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,334.75 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, PATRICIA L Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $38,334.41 Date 06/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINMAN, KEVIN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,334.40 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUI, YIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,334.30 Date 08/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNEY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,334.22 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CAROL A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $38,334.07 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTHRELL, STARESHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,333.67 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROSE Employer name Essex County Amount $38,333.60 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JO ANNE B Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,333.08 Date 04/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARIE-NOEL P Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $38,333.06 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, DONNA M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $38,332.61 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, JANET L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,332.42 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DONNA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $38,332.41 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, PATRICIA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $38,332.29 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, NICHOLAS F Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $38,332.28 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $38,332.21 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAMION S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $38,332.12 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBISON, CANDI M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $38,332.00 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WENDY L Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $38,331.75 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRIGO, ANNETTE Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $38,331.64 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZZINE, ROBERT L Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,331.63 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARCZYK, KAITLYN M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $38,331.62 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Malone Amount $38,330.73 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWESKI, PATRICK J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $38,330.52 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JORDAN C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $38,330.50 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, JIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,330.00 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, FRANCEANNE Employer name Erie County Amount $38,329.79 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KAYLA M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $38,329.53 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMAN, DAWN J Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $38,329.50 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,328.94 Date 11/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISNER, PHILIP K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,328.90 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-LODATO, DEBORAH A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $38,328.80 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, GREG M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $38,328.77 Date 10/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KANE, MARK D Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $38,328.69 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Owego Amount $38,328.35 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERGA, DEBORAH A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $38,328.30 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System