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 BUSH, SHANNON M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $56,794.45 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, FRANK P Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $56,794.29 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Macedon Amount $56,794.12 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADSON, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Town of Greece Amount $56,794.04 Date 03/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COORE, TREVOR G, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,794.03 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHOCKI, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $56,793.20 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $56,792.88 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, BARBARA G Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $56,792.63 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SARA L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $56,792.07 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DANTAE J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $56,791.94 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPICE, EDVARD Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $56,791.60 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMPOSCH, J REED Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,791.55 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRAGUSA, DOROTHY A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $56,791.40 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, SHERMAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,791.20 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, KAREN Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $56,791.01 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSO, DESIREE L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $56,790.64 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLENE DA ROSA, TARA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $56,790.40 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, GAIL M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $56,790.40 Date 10/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, KEELY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,790.31 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $56,790.23 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETZ, JANET L Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $56,790.18 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ARLENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINLARDI, IRENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 11/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SENA, LAUREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNITY, GEORGE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VICKI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSOLINO, ERIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENBERG, DANIEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIOCCA, CAROLYN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,790.10 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RAFAEL L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $56,789.79 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, EDGAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,789.65 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY C Employer name Seneca County Amount $56,789.17 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, BRADLEY J Employer name Village of Akron Amount $56,789.06 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,788.86 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKE, DAVID R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,787.99 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, YVONNE L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $56,787.90 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,787.69 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO-RAGANO, INGRID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,787.46 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, KERLINE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $56,787.40 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER T Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $56,787.24 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, RODNEY J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,787.18 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ROSEANN Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $56,787.17 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, TINA N Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $56,786.92 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUEEN, DWAYNE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,786.92 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,786.86 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, PAUL J Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,786.78 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, KATHERINE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $56,786.73 Date 10/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDEIRA, CLAUDE M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,786.64 Date 02/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDER, DANIEL P Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $56,786.58 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRUK, JOHN W Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $56,786.17 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASZTO, SHERRY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $56,786.15 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGG, DELORES L Employer name Allegany County Amount $56,786.08 Date 05/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIOL, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name City of Batavia Amount $56,785.95 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLETTS, MELISSA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $56,785.25 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ERNESTO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,784.78 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, STEVEN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,784.63 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $56,784.63 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, JARED M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $56,784.53 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LESLIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,784.03 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,783.99 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANTZ, KAREN F Employer name Webster CSD Amount $56,783.76 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANULTY, KELLY D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $56,783.28 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, PETER P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $56,783.24 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORWICH, REGINA W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,783.07 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KRISTY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,782.84 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, MARY H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,782.71 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JOHN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $56,782.70 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KAREN P Employer name Ulster County Amount $56,782.62 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, DOUGLAS A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $56,782.59 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JUANITA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,782.59 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, RORY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $56,782.19 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEKER, EMMA R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $56,782.17 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,782.16 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, LARRY B Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,782.16 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUSCIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $56,782.14 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHAITI, REGINALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,782.03 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, DEREK W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,782.00 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ANN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,781.06 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDSON, MATTHEW L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $56,780.76 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIA, DAVID M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $56,780.65 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LEWIS E Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $56,780.37 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, KIMBERLY E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,780.24 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, PAUL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,779.95 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,779.90 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPOCCIO, MARIA A Employer name Town of Rye Amount $56,779.58 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-FISHER, MAXICENE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $56,779.47 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROBERT B, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $56,779.39 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, STEPHANIE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,779.34 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREGO, ISAURA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,778.81 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATES, ROGER, JR Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $56,778.76 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKNEY, KATHY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $56,778.65 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,778.44 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,778.44 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LINDSAY P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $56,778.44 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JORDAN M Employer name Orange County Amount $56,778.31 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVONA, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $56,778.00 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALDO, CASSANDRA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $56,777.95 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKHATOR, GENEVIEVE S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,777.42 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System