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 FIELDS, JORDON B Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $56,183.79 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KELLY M E Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $56,183.67 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, ERIK R Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $56,183.35 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDLOW, LORI A Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $56,182.92 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TRACY A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,182.80 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, ERICH D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,182.58 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLES, STEVE C Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $56,182.50 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLIOLI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,182.21 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, JOANNE F Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $56,182.12 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCA, HOLLY M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $56,182.05 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, SANDRA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,182.02 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTALUGA, CARLO R Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $56,181.74 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, JEAN C Employer name Otsego County Amount $56,181.68 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, DARYL J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $56,181.54 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, JASON P Employer name Erie County Amount $56,181.40 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZEL, HERRICK P W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,181.31 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $56,181.28 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, VINCENT P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,181.21 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JORDAN C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $56,181.06 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, ENXIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,181.02 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ELIN K Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,181.00 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABENSKI, CAROL M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $56,180.98 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CARL J Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $56,180.83 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUCHEN, MARY T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $56,180.59 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, AMANDA Employer name Orange County Amount $56,180.36 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITY, ANTHONY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $56,180.26 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, MICHAEL M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $56,180.24 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, ADAM J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $56,180.06 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPKOWSKI, ZBIGNIEW Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $56,180.05 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, ELIZABETH Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $56,179.94 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, JAMES R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,179.73 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JASON A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $56,179.63 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLAS, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $56,179.22 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODY, S LAURENCE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,178.83 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $56,178.80 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,178.65 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, RYAN P Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $56,178.38 Date 11/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JODI L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,178.28 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $56,178.18 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, FAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,177.74 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNAT, LUKE R Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $56,177.64 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GILL, TANASHELIA H Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $56,177.59 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSEPH F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,177.41 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, PATRICE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $56,177.14 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, NANCY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,176.92 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, DAVID P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $56,176.72 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KATHRYN S Employer name Orange County Amount $56,176.56 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, LORI E Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $56,176.31 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, JOHANNA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,176.29 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JORDAN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,176.01 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLWARD, KELLY J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $56,175.94 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Dover Amount $56,175.83 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, GEORGE W Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,175.56 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, LAURIE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,175.51 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, BRIAN J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $56,175.44 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $56,175.32 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $56,174.93 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAGA, ANIZIYA D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $56,174.88 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NOELLE-ANN P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $56,174.76 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,174.58 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, VALERIE J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $56,174.47 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, LISA Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $56,174.40 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANITA E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $56,174.29 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKROBACK, TAMMY M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $56,174.05 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, JAYME L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $56,173.97 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, ATHENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,173.87 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, SCOTT E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,173.39 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALETTA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,173.39 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, KRISTOFER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,173.09 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,173.04 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, WANDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,172.98 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT S, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,172.96 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, SALVATORE Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,172.81 Date 10/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, MARIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $56,172.78 Date 12/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHIS, LEONIE B L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,172.77 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUIR, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $56,172.75 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DANIEL P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $56,172.69 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, KENNETH L Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,172.42 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, DAVID M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,172.27 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DOUGLAS R, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,172.18 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, ERIC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,172.17 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, RUSSELL Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,172.13 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CADDEN, CATHLEEN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $56,171.99 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTNER, STEPHEN L Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $56,171.98 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBRACK, DALE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,171.83 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, MICHAEL P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,171.76 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SORSA, MARY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,171.70 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES M Employer name Broome County Amount $56,170.89 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBOSKI, ARIC D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,170.86 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREADY, ALEXANDER S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,170.66 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LANCE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $56,170.43 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANDO, JASON T Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $56,169.96 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANSER, SUSAN L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $56,169.88 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, PAULA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $56,169.86 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $56,169.64 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $56,168.79 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Oneida County Amount $56,168.50 Date 03/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDENSCHUH, MARY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,168.37 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIO, JOSEPH R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,167.92 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, KRISTINA E Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,167.79 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System