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 PLATT, DONNA M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $58,398.52 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEWUNMI, BENEDICTA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,398.19 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBINA S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,397.96 Date 10/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, KAREEN A Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $58,397.61 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, SCOTT M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $58,397.28 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA REGINA, FRANK M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,397.24 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCELOT-ZIELINSKI, MEGAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,397.00 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, DOUGLAS Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,396.91 Date 04/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ERICA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,396.70 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, RASHID D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,396.66 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOVISTOSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Granville Amount $58,396.24 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVEREAUX, SCOTT P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,396.22 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, JOHN D Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $58,395.97 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES-HAMMOND, JENNIFER Employer name Cortland County Amount $58,395.91 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISSERETH, VANESSA LYNN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $58,395.82 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $58,395.77 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANHAM, JEAN M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $58,395.66 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, LOUISA B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $58,395.50 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, RICHARD P Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,394.87 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KENNETH L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $58,394.59 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, LAURA K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,394.42 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $58,394.29 Date 02/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINI, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,394.27 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $58,394.27 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST-DERIOS, MERVILLE M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $58,393.99 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, FREDERICK W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,393.90 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLAND, SCOTT A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $58,393.85 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAULINIS, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,392.79 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, CHARLES R Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $58,392.77 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, DEBORAH J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $58,392.77 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, JESSE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,392.33 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, WILLIAM R Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,392.14 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINRIB KLEIN, DEBRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,392.14 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVERON, LYNETTE M, MRS Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $58,391.93 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTLOW, DAREN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,391.87 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CHARLOTTE L Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $58,391.85 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANDREW M Employer name City of Albany Amount $58,391.81 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DWAIN W Employer name Rockland County Amount $58,391.59 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNS, STEVEN D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $58,391.55 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAYCHIK, JOHN, III Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,391.48 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $58,391.44 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, KELLY A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $58,391.16 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, EISHA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,390.88 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESTO, JANET D Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $58,390.75 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $58,390.73 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, KAON Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $58,390.59 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, JOSE N Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $58,390.07 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, ANITA L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $58,390.00 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,389.99 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELECKI, ROSEMARY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $58,389.95 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JASON T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,389.84 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BARRY A Employer name Town of Concord Amount $58,389.73 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, THOMAS D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,389.40 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JANICE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,389.22 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUCHLE, CORY M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $58,389.14 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONGRONE, JOHN E Employer name City of Utica Amount $58,389.09 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANCK, ERIC E Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,388.94 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHEOF, KIRSTIN W Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,388.87 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, LOIS Employer name Chenango County Amount $58,388.67 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BRENDAN F Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $58,388.51 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANEAR, JASON L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,388.50 Date 12/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, ERIC J Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $58,388.50 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, KAREN J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $58,388.49 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, SVANTE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $58,388.44 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUETTE, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $58,388.38 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KAYLEE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,388.21 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,388.08 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAU, YONG-LE L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,388.05 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $58,388.04 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJA, STEVEN J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $58,387.90 Date 03/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BECKI A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $58,387.84 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, STANLEY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,387.61 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, CHRISTOPHER J, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,387.20 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, JARED S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,386.66 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RANDY L Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $58,386.61 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTABA, BONITA ANN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $58,386.52 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEERKES, KRISSY L Employer name Essex County Amount $58,386.31 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DEBRA D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,386.15 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, NANCY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,386.15 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEDDU, GIANFRANCO Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,386.15 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, DORIS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,386.15 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, ANNA MARIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,385.97 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABADSIDIS, REGINA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,385.94 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAYLE R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $58,385.83 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMMER, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $58,385.67 Date 07/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK-PETROZZO, JANICE I Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $58,385.35 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, MARK Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $58,385.06 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, XIOMARA Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,384.77 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, ANTHONY J Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $58,384.56 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANORO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $58,384.36 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ERIC L Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $58,384.24 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, JANET M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $58,384.17 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINGANO-REINHART, NICOLE F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $58,384.10 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASINSKI, AMY G Employer name Erie County Amount $58,384.06 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CRAIG S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,383.94 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTAK, EDWARD M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $58,383.89 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, VINCENT A Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $58,383.88 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, FAZIA Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,383.52 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLINGBAUGH, RENEE A Employer name Erie County Amount $58,383.49 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLY, DRUPATTIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,382.96 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System