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 LA MARTINA-DWYER, MARILYN R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $56,056.28 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRYAN E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $56,056.20 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, MARY-JO Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,056.06 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, DEVAN F Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $56,055.81 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JAMIE P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,055.69 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTILLO, VIRGINIA L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $56,055.46 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGRICH, RYAN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,055.38 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, JO ANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,055.31 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNETTE, DALE R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $56,055.12 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, DANIEL R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $56,054.98 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVANOVIC, RENATA Employer name Erie County Amount $56,054.94 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JAMES P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $56,054.76 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $56,054.71 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITZGES, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $56,054.60 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, RICHARD J Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $56,054.30 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASARELLA, MARK A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $56,054.04 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELONEK, SHARLENE M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $56,053.88 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JENNIFER A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $56,053.83 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JOSEPH P Employer name Court of Claims Amount $56,053.79 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, JOSHUA A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $56,053.72 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RICHARD F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $56,053.67 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $56,053.65 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTONE, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $56,053.42 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITMAN, JESSICA B Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $56,053.24 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, FRANTZIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,052.94 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HEATHER Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,052.89 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, MORGAN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $56,052.06 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, JOHN A Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $56,051.99 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $56,051.87 Date 01/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JUDITH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,051.80 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCANNEY, QUINN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $56,051.70 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOW, GREGORY D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $56,051.56 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, EVELYN L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $56,051.51 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELZ, LAURENCE J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $56,051.40 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, JANET L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,051.13 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $56,051.00 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRUSKA, MARY JEAN Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $56,051.00 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAGONIA, HELEN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,050.90 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDDA, GIOVANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,050.90 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIAZEK, ANDREA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,050.56 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROHARD, TINA G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,050.27 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZWOOD, KEVIN C Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $56,050.06 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, CHRISTINE A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $56,049.92 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIENCIOL, NOREEN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $56,049.74 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERS, DAVID K Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,049.53 Date 08/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUDEN, MARY KAYE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $56,049.43 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CYNTHIA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $56,049.31 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHSINGER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $56,049.31 Date 11/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALI, MINAL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,049.18 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSOP, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $56,048.82 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, KRISTIE S Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,048.77 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIAM, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,048.74 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CHRYSTAL L Employer name Oswego County Amount $56,048.69 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALCOTT, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $56,048.60 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, WILLIAM R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $56,048.59 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, SUSAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $56,048.53 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LUCILLE A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $56,048.51 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETT, MATTHEW A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,048.30 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, LAUREN E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $56,048.30 Date 03/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBINA-MEDICH, GORDANA I Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,048.15 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STEWART D Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $56,048.11 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Guilford Amount $56,047.99 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DEBRA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $56,047.92 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ORLANDO L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $56,047.45 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $56,047.03 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,046.93 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,046.90 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFENDERFER, JOHN C Employer name Education Department Amount $56,046.72 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIKA K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $56,046.64 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BONTE, RAYMOND S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $56,046.60 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,046.40 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCANTORE, MEGAN N Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $56,045.98 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, SUSAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $56,045.82 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, RAYLENE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $56,045.60 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, DARIN P Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $56,045.48 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, SCOTT S Employer name Seneca County Amount $56,045.43 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIUS, JOSEPH Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $56,045.26 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,045.23 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, WENDY L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $56,045.13 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAR, KAREN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,045.10 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ROSEANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,045.10 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ALICIA F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,045.10 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZ, PAMELA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,045.10 Date 06/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRACUSE, VINCENT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $56,044.98 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DON PIERRE, GEORGE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $56,044.83 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, FRANCESCA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,044.61 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDY, MARIA C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $56,044.16 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $56,043.81 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MARCOS R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $56,042.96 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBEJIAN, ANN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $56,042.94 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,042.89 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANNE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $56,042.63 Date 01/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALK, TIMOTHY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $56,042.62 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, KENNETH D, JR Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $56,042.47 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTNER, DEBORAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,042.46 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, ALEJANDRA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $56,042.46 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, KAREN F Employer name Ontario County Amount $56,042.28 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBYSH, ROBERT J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,042.27 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RANDY R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $56,042.23 Date 04/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVETT, JOHN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,042.19 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System