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 MOYER, WALLACE F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $59,121.58 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETSELL, JENNIFER R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $59,121.56 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFTEDAL, WENDY B Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $59,121.38 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTANUCCI-MITCHELL, GINA N Employer name Washington County Amount $59,120.30 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JODY L, MRS Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $59,120.24 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, GENE V Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $59,119.96 Date 10/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSENTER, BENJAMIN T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $59,119.83 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ALANA L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $59,119.60 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARK R Employer name Erie County Amount $59,119.39 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, THOMAS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $59,118.96 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITSON, REBECCA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,118.65 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NICOLA, MELANIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,118.64 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, TIMOTHY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,118.42 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTEN, JOSHUA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $59,118.39 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY K Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,118.32 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHTI, SALIM Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $59,117.14 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $59,117.04 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPASTATO, GRACE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $59,116.95 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, STEVEN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,116.86 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, KEVIN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,116.83 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOTS, JAY W, JR Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $59,116.82 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, BETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,116.35 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, SEAN S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $59,116.32 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGGI, DAVID R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,116.13 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYON, MILTON P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,116.05 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LISA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,115.98 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RAY A, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $59,115.81 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT-DUNBAR, RUPERT E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,115.75 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGART, DUSTIN P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $59,115.75 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASZTI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,115.43 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $59,115.40 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAYED, MOHSEN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $59,115.33 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, EVELYN A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $59,115.20 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, CHARLES M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $59,115.16 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $59,115.13 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MALCOLM E Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $59,115.13 Date 09/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENCZYKOWSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $59,114.86 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KAREN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $59,114.78 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, JEFF Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $59,114.76 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGHAM, CLAUDIA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,114.63 Date 06/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLE, THOMAS Employer name Albany County Amount $59,114.62 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADAKIN, TERESA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,114.33 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, GEORGE O, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,114.15 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAAH, SHAKUR A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $59,114.10 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDAL, KATHY J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $59,113.97 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZANECKI, EMILY F Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $59,113.90 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUER, DENNIS R Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $59,113.77 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, AARON E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $59,113.71 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, ROMAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $59,113.70 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Bath Amount $59,113.07 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, LISA M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $59,112.89 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AURIA, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,112.78 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZKO, ALAN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $59,112.65 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASER, KIM M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,112.63 Date 07/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAMI, SALVATORE J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $59,112.56 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATORSKI, STEPHEN P Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $59,112.49 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SUSAN T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $59,112.25 Date 02/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIDBEE, KAYLA R Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $59,112.02 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON WILLIS, MARCIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $59,112.00 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONJARAZ, ANTHONY T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $59,111.96 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LAURA M Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $59,111.27 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYASKI, SANDRA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $59,111.00 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPLE, KELLY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $59,111.00 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, NICHOLE L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,110.84 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, SHAUN R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $59,110.79 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANQUER, TRACY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, TAMMY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 07/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERKE, DORIS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARGARET Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANK, PAULA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, JENNIFER A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,110.74 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTEA, LORRAINE Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $59,110.63 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, ADAM J Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $59,110.13 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC CREERY, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $59,110.11 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,110.06 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPACE, DEANNE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $59,109.28 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHULL, NICOLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,109.26 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, ROBERT S Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $59,109.22 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, VERONICA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $59,108.83 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CEMAL C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,108.20 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MINCK, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $59,108.16 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, RAMONA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,108.01 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMI, MICHAEL Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $59,107.86 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPALIS, PETER C Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $59,107.65 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, KIM M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,107.63 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS-RICHARDSON, GWENDOLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,107.38 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKACH, YELENA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,107.36 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SEAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,106.83 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,106.65 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAVID L Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $59,106.44 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Niagara County Amount $59,106.36 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, SHANNON E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,106.30 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTHER, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $59,105.95 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, DANIELLE B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,105.91 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACONE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,105.71 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, MARY T. Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,105.43 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $59,105.31 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JAMES W, JR Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $59,105.12 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KEVIN L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $59,105.01 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System