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 KONERT, JOHN N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,654.23 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKELSTEIN, MARVIN Employer name Education Department Amount $37,653.95 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, BRUCE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,653.83 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RANDALL M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $37,653.80 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, THERESA L Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $37,653.80 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSLIP, DARCELLE R Employer name Allegany County Amount $37,653.68 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZI, ELAINE Employer name Alden CSD Amount $37,653.56 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, KEVIN W Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $37,653.28 Date 10/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, MOHAMMED S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $37,652.72 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLE, ROGER L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $37,652.68 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STACY A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,652.63 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Clarksville Amount $37,652.56 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, PRAKASHKUMAR B Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $37,652.28 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JULIE M Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,652.21 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONIONS, TYLER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $37,652.19 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, STEPHEN M Employer name Otsego County Amount $37,651.22 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, VICTORIA L Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $37,651.16 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARANVILLE, NICHOLE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,650.77 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE ANGEL Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $37,650.65 Date 07/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, JOEL M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $37,650.22 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICK G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,649.89 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALIBERTE, MARCEL J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $37,649.80 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSEN, JERI-LYNN Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $37,649.50 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEBER, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,649.32 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, NIGEL C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $37,649.20 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, DANA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,649.13 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIERSON, SUI MEI Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,648.90 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHSON, SCOTT Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,648.80 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHARLES L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,648.77 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLAR, MARK L Employer name Broome County Amount $37,648.74 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, TRACEY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,648.27 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, TONI-ANN Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $37,647.56 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, RENEE L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $37,647.55 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, BILLIE J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $37,647.45 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, DONNETTA SHAREA Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,647.32 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRANTONIO, PATRICIA M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $37,646.86 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JULIE A Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $37,646.65 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENOUGH, MIKENNA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $37,646.48 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, ROSEMARY Employer name Victor CSD Amount $37,646.34 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JUAN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $37,646.30 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, RICARDO T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,646.28 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ADELE M Employer name Greene County Amount $37,646.26 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFORTE, RUTH J Employer name Greene County Amount $37,646.26 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONS, MARK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,645.89 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, BRIAN S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,645.82 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN K Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $37,645.43 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISO, MARY A Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $37,645.40 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, EILEEN F Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $37,645.31 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, ANNA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,644.81 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $37,644.74 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTINA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $37,644.67 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, DIANNA M Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $37,644.25 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, BROOKE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,644.08 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MONICA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,643.61 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONEDES, NORMA Y Employer name Village of Manorhaven Amount $37,643.26 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-MC FADDEN, JAMIEE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,643.25 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, YONG HUI Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $37,643.06 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENO, YVONNE S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,643.03 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $37,642.83 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOTALING, GRIFFIN S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,642.64 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERLINO, DOLORES L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,642.39 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZYNA, GAYLE R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,642.24 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, ALEXANDRE P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,642.16 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSSEMATO, MINDY S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,642.12 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, NIKKI A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $37,642.02 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, MALGORZATA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,641.81 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIAM D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $37,641.63 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, DOROTHY M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,641.50 Date 11/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCIUTTI, MARY ANNE Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,641.40 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, CATHERINE P Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $37,641.37 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOCHE, LILLI Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,640.96 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSTER, JERRY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,640.82 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINGI, ARMAND S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,640.64 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZ, CARMEN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $37,640.61 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEY, CATHLEEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,640.59 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPADIN, BENJAMIN S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,640.28 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JOHN V Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $37,640.14 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, KEVIN L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,640.01 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLF, ROSE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $37,639.73 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,639.72 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAURA L Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $37,639.32 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, BENNETT B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,639.30 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BRUCE A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,638.97 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOW, PAMELA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,638.62 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, JOYCE E Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $37,638.54 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALPIN, JAMES D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,638.52 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LISA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,638.49 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERING, MICHAEL Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,638.49 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODY, ROBBIN A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $37,638.21 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, MELISSA R Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,638.12 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, NANCY D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,637.91 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RANDY L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $37,637.78 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITESTA, DARREN Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,637.65 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, TINU Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $37,637.55 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRIPLET, MARIE NANCY Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $37,637.40 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHADEO, KHUBLALI Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $37,637.32 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, SEYMOUR Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $37,637.30 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETZ, ANA ALICIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,637.09 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIES, ANDREA R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $37,637.00 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENTALOW, KEVIN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $37,636.79 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System