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 BLATCHFORD, MARIE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,951.47 Date 04/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, CHASE B Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $56,951.38 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, BRETT C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $56,951.37 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDEZMA, BELEN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,950.89 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTERER, CONNIE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,950.46 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIHEIT, PAUL B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,950.40 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOHN T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $56,950.22 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRMIN, PIERRE F Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,949.96 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, EMILY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,949.90 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSSLER, JEFFREY B Employer name Cortland County Amount $56,949.78 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, PAULINE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $56,949.76 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, SARAH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,949.61 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, STEVEN W Employer name Clinton County Amount $56,949.56 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONDEK, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,949.53 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, RACHEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,949.30 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMBRIDGE, DEXTER L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,949.27 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI-MCMICKLE, CHERIE Employer name Orange County Amount $56,949.25 Date 07/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GEORGE K, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,949.20 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, PAUL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $56,948.97 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAY, MARIA S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,948.78 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, MEGAN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,948.52 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, JOHN D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $56,948.46 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, OSMUND K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,948.04 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GEORGE C, JR Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $56,947.72 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LAMONT J Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $56,947.65 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CHARLES Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,947.48 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATE, EILEEN H Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $56,947.37 Date 02/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALSBE, PETER V Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $56,946.71 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCOTT, DIANE M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $56,946.38 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALZOLANO, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $56,946.28 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, GENNARO Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,946.08 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, JOSE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $56,945.99 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAULT, KAILA H Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $56,945.94 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXENBAUM, MICHAEL, JR Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $56,945.80 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,945.72 Date 11/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STISCIA, KATRINA S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,945.41 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICENZCIK, SCOTT M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $56,944.76 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLARDO, PILAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,944.51 Date 11/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECORD, MICHELE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,943.95 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, JOSEPH E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $56,943.79 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WAYNE M Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $56,943.78 Date 02/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAPIO, JUDY A Employer name Education Department Amount $56,943.52 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BARBARA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,943.51 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, TANAIRI E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,943.50 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,943.46 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGETT, COLLEEN E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $56,943.32 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRISAWARNG, NARUEMON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,942.47 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOEHRMANN, ELAINE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $56,942.41 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, KEVIN S Employer name City of Watertown Amount $56,942.26 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ANNETTE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,942.05 Date 10/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KAMAL D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,941.54 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGIONE, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $56,941.45 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWTON, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,940.87 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ANNE MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $56,940.76 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRK, WENDY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,940.15 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTSCLAW, ALEXANDER R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $56,939.99 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ROBERT M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $56,939.67 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHAL, SHARON J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $56,939.56 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, SUZANNE Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $56,938.87 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,938.82 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, EILEEN R Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,938.65 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLOF, ERIC S Employer name Town of Busti Amount $56,938.53 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAWN A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $56,938.52 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBURG, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $56,938.21 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ROBIN C Employer name Education Department Amount $56,937.56 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DIANE F Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $56,937.43 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ROBERT A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $56,937.30 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERMODY, KERRY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,937.25 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, JENNIFER J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,937.16 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, LYNDA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,936.90 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKING, ALLISON M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,936.79 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, ANN Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,935.97 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JULIE C Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $56,935.86 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,935.52 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIROTA, ERIN J Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $56,935.35 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, DAVID A, JR Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $56,935.33 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JASON E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $56,935.30 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GARY D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $56,935.28 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, JOEL M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $56,934.61 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, ELLEN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,934.36 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GREGORY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,934.17 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, JUDY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $56,933.47 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDER, FRANCIS E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $56,933.18 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIO, CHRISTINE K Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $56,932.86 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, CATHERINE S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $56,932.71 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRIE, MATTHEW H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $56,932.70 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-MORALES, CHRISTINE E Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $56,932.19 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JOYCE G Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,932.17 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SUSAN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $56,931.94 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKLINKOWSKI, MITCHEL E Employer name Town of Richmond Amount $56,931.14 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $56,930.76 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DANIEL L, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,930.63 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CAROL V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,930.58 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYORGA, LIBANDY A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,930.41 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELONZI, JUDY Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $56,930.24 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANJOJ, JACQUELINE S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,930.08 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNEY, TERRANCE H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $56,930.05 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNUZZI, DAWN M Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $56,930.00 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ANN P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,929.96 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMANDA D Employer name Albany County Amount $56,929.64 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System