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 HASTINGS, MARK R Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $35,076.58 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELECKI, ERIC J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,076.55 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, KELSEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,076.15 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Parma Amount $35,076.06 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, RACHEL Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $35,075.29 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BRANDON J Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $35,075.28 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,075.02 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ADA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,074.92 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSICKER, KRISTIE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $35,074.79 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, STEPHEN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $35,074.67 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKLITCH, GARRET A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,074.63 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITMAN, WALTER R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $35,074.20 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, SANDRA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $35,073.37 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, BRENDAN W Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $35,073.35 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $35,073.35 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JASON W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $35,073.11 Date 07/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, TRAVIS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $35,073.03 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE, TY-REESE N Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $35,072.99 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIDBEE, NANCY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $35,072.34 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, MACK J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $35,071.88 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDER, SHARON J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $35,071.74 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS R Employer name Orange County Amount $35,071.72 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $35,071.61 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, RYAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $35,071.55 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIN, ANTONIO Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $35,071.35 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $35,071.29 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELINSKY, ANTHONY Z Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,071.17 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,071.16 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLAN, MARY M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35,071.04 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.94 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, CLARISSA Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.91 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, JEFFREY T Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.91 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, CLARE M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.91 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMANN, ROBERTA M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.90 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, ALICIA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.90 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRABUCKI, WENDY J Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.89 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWATYCKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.88 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, ANNETTE Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $35,070.88 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKOWSKI, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.87 Date 11/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, THOMAS J Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,070.79 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, ELLEN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $35,070.63 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLGENS, NANCY Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.59 Date 08/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALAN, CATEY E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $35,070.56 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, KARINA A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $35,070.54 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, KEVIN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,070.48 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTOWKO, SUSAN A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $35,070.44 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KRISTA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $35,070.40 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, KARYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,070.33 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THOMAS L, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $35,070.33 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOKES, SHANNON N Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,070.33 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAHL, REBECCA L Employer name Erie County Amount $35,070.32 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DWAYNE D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $35,070.11 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, PHILIP N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,069.82 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MATTHEW Employer name City of Watertown Amount $35,069.82 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, BETH A Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,069.65 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAY, BERNADETTE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $35,069.27 Date 04/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DAVID C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $35,069.24 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGIEL, CONSTANCE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,069.22 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, SARINA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $35,068.81 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LYNN Employer name Education Department Amount $35,068.46 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, THERESA A Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $35,068.45 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARIA F Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,068.42 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, TEAIRA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,068.42 Date 11/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZYNSKI, MARIA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $35,068.25 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, MARC T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $35,068.24 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, LATOYA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $35,068.02 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DEVIN R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $35,067.92 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINITO, MARC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $35,067.89 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSINGER, JOANNE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $35,067.83 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, HAZEL L Employer name Oneida County Amount $35,067.55 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTZ, KATY J Employer name Broome County Amount $35,067.30 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, JESSICA M Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $35,067.10 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPASONA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $35,066.70 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, DIANE M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $35,066.66 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, ARLENE A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $35,066.48 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, KATHRYN E Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $35,066.40 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPOLO, CHRISTINE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $35,066.30 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, LISA M Employer name Town of North East Amount $35,066.00 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NICOLE R Employer name Erie County Amount $35,065.90 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALANTE, RITA REBECCA AHMED Employer name Erie County Amount $35,065.82 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEI, WANDA W Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $35,065.78 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAR, CATHY ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $35,065.61 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLFEIL, MARK R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,065.50 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUENT, SALLY J Employer name Salamanca Public Library Amount $35,065.24 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, LASHAWNDA K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $35,065.01 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, SUSAN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $35,064.52 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, HAROLD E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,064.48 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, AMANDA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,064.16 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TERRY D Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $35,064.16 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIOTTI, JAMIE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,064.03 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGE, KAREN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $35,063.97 Date 03/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THERESA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $35,063.96 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEMI, NINI Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $35,063.87 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDORUS, NICOLE R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $35,063.84 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, EVAN H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $35,063.82 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, TAMMIE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,063.80 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, PATRICK T Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $35,063.73 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILINSKY, ELENA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $35,063.44 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLOSKI, JAMES M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $35,063.43 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILIK, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $35,063.36 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System