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 PELLEGRINO, AMY A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $38,193.25 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, THOMAS R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $38,192.90 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DEIDRE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $38,192.87 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, LILLIAN N Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $38,192.64 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKSON, ANNE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,192.31 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, DARYL A Employer name Town of Romulus Amount $38,192.14 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,191.73 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ROBERT J Employer name Seneca County Amount $38,191.54 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SUE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,191.26 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LINDA H Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $38,191.05 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MELLODY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $38,190.98 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,190.97 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHIRLEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,190.88 Date 05/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, TEENA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,190.80 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULAUF, AMY LYNN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,190.68 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACONAGHY, AMANDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,190.60 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTEMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,190.50 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ZACHARY R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $38,190.21 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, ROSE P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,190.03 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, LAURA A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $38,190.00 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, MICHAEL A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $38,189.64 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATT, JACQUELINE L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $38,189.59 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLOCK, ERIC C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $38,189.50 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, LAUREL A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,189.16 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, JOSHUA R Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $38,189.07 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MINDY S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $38,188.99 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Osceola Amount $38,188.00 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, TYLER J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,187.95 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, DENISE J Employer name Village of Granville Amount $38,187.81 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NERNEY, CHERYL A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,187.80 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMSTEDTER, GINA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $38,187.50 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, JOHN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,187.45 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,187.42 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZKO, TANNER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $38,187.27 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINVILLE, ALBERT J Employer name Broome County Amount $38,187.17 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, SAMANTHA M Employer name Broome County Amount $38,187.14 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINETZ-SMITH, DESIREE, MRS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,187.00 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-MC DONALD, RONDELL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,186.77 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TASHEYA T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,186.69 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, LYNN F Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $38,186.59 Date 01/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GINA V Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,186.31 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, MARYANNE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $38,186.29 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, TERRY L Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $38,186.22 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNER, DARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,186.07 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRON, JESSICA E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,186.03 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CANDIE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,186.02 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ERICA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,185.91 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, ELLEN M Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $38,185.77 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVER, JENNIFER G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,185.72 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, BEVERLY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,185.64 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, FRANCIS M Employer name Broome County Amount $38,185.50 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, MICHELE L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $38,185.34 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, CATHLEEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,185.19 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, DEBORAH L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,184.53 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONASTERO, JENNIFER A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $38,184.47 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, SHANNON M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,184.41 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODERICK L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,184.40 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, LISA M Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $38,184.39 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRESS, TYLER B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,184.03 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSENI, JASON W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,183.48 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSMACHER, ERIC C Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $38,183.41 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHAAR, ROBERTA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,183.39 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ELMER Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $38,183.28 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, RICKY A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,183.11 Date 11/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITSKY, MICHAEL Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $38,182.69 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMISSIE, DAWIT H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,182.49 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, DOMINIC J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $38,182.35 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKNEY, DEANNA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,181.90 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VALERIE A M Employer name Broome County Amount $38,181.49 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, KATHY L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $38,181.32 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEL, NANCY A Employer name Yates County Amount $38,181.26 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZY, COLLEEN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38,181.23 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, YESSENIA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,181.18 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RODNEY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,180.89 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, NICOLE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,180.74 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWIE, MARIA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $38,180.40 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DERRY A Employer name Yates County Amount $38,180.36 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Clay Amount $38,180.15 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNAS, JULIE D Employer name Erie County Amount $38,180.09 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPIN, SELINA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $38,180.06 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, ALEXANDRA C K Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,179.90 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, JENNY M Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $38,179.66 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVASSAUR, MARK W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $38,179.54 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERETTA, MARTINA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,179.45 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLESINSKI, EDMUND K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $38,179.33 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RYAN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $38,179.20 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GARY D Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $38,178.96 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TAMEA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,178.94 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $38,178.61 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTIE, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $38,178.17 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITZKA, WENDY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,178.05 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, LISA M Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $38,178.04 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWANIETZ, CATHERINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,177.89 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE DE LEON, ELI J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,177.80 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRORILLI, STEPHANIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,177.70 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,177.57 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GREGORY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,177.45 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARK T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,177.42 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DENNIS M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,177.39 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, TROY O Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $38,177.38 Date 10/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System