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 LAWSON, MARY H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,128.75 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, CATHY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,128.64 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LEW, ADRIANE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,128.63 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, SHEILA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,128.41 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, JACALYN A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $56,128.16 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, YANTZE G Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $56,128.12 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LINDA G Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $56,128.04 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDELL, KRISTA M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $56,127.77 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDOH, BARBARA O Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $56,127.69 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTELLI, DEBORAH E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,127.46 Date 07/20/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ALLAN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $56,127.38 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLANE, THERESE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,127.12 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUTH, ROBIN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $56,127.12 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBOURG, DIONNE S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $56,127.12 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, BRIAN D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,126.84 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $56,126.72 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $56,126.72 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLYNEUX, YVONNE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,126.53 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWANS, DEMAR R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $56,126.51 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, JAMES P Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $56,126.38 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PETER A, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $56,126.23 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, AUTUMN L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $56,125.79 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SYLVIA A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $56,125.75 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACIW, MARK W Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $56,125.70 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLIN, SANDRA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $56,125.30 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERBERG, JOHN F Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $56,125.21 Date 02/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIO, WILLIAM F Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,125.20 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARIE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,125.18 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, PATRICIA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,125.18 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK, BARBARA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $56,125.16 Date 11/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, MAXINE C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,125.08 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPER, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Housing Authority Amount $56,125.07 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,124.80 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JONATHAN K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,124.61 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINNIE, KAREN Employer name Erie County Amount $56,124.54 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBURGER, BRIAN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,124.32 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMAN, JANINE L Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $56,124.17 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, STEVEN R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $56,124.05 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESORMO, BRENT S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $56,123.98 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGBECK, SCOTT M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $56,123.82 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSHIER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,123.72 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, YOHANNI S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,123.49 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARM, MARIANNE Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,123.47 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ-CANADAY, JANET Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,123.43 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN-FRICK, KATHY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $56,123.42 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, ARTHUR J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,123.36 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, CRAIG J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $56,122.80 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONE, KAREN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,122.78 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULLER, ABIGAIL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,122.77 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ROGER G Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $56,122.76 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, LUIS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,122.65 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $56,122.58 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PAUL E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $56,122.53 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Albany County Amount $56,122.45 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MICHAEL J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $56,122.25 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWIAK, GREGORY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,121.90 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, ANDREW C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $56,121.84 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LORI G Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $56,121.84 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLIC, MARISA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $56,121.81 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOKDOWAR, HARRIPERSAUD M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,121.78 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JILLIAN G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,121.68 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, THERESA R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $56,121.28 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASU, ALEX O Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,121.20 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, KEITH S Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $56,121.03 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAYMOND A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $56,120.45 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, JULIANNE F Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $56,120.43 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHER, KYLE D Employer name Delaware County Amount $56,120.42 Date 04/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, RUBINA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $56,120.16 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEY, LINDSAY N Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $56,120.06 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD L Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,119.44 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, JULIE A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $56,119.41 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, MICHAEL R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,119.40 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMP, HOLLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,119.32 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $56,118.58 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ELLEN C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $56,118.18 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADES, MARTIN E Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $56,117.90 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROGER V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,117.81 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, PAUL J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $56,117.67 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,117.33 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ERICA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,117.08 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, RAYMOND H Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,117.02 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAN, PATRICK J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $56,116.84 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, WILLIAM F, IV Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $56,116.67 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ASHLEE L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $56,116.64 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GARRETT A Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $56,116.58 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, TINA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $56,115.84 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGLIANO, MORGAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $56,115.54 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISMAN, LEONARD E Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $56,115.46 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, BONNIE Employer name Lewis County Amount $56,115.44 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, PHILIP A Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $56,115.16 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDINO, DOMINICK Employer name Mechanicstown Fire District Amount $56,115.09 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PAUL S Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $56,114.97 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINS, SHAYE H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,114.83 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJESKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,114.80 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $56,114.72 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MICHAEL R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $56,114.57 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LAUREN S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,114.54 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLIS, RICHARD Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,114.46 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND-PORS, ANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,114.07 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKIE, MOSES Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $56,113.49 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System