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 BELL, NANCY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,775.62 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, VICTORIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,775.54 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODMANCY, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $55,775.49 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUILLARD, BRUCE W Employer name City of Kingston Amount $55,775.30 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KERRY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,775.19 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODARD, JEAN E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $55,775.16 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNEAU, JENNIFER L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,774.88 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORUC, KAMIL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,774.60 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, BEAU M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $55,774.51 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, DIANE B Employer name Oneida County Amount $55,774.49 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUC, KHANH T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,774.34 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FIORES, LORIE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,773.77 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Salina Amount $55,773.71 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $55,773.51 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATULEWSKI, BETHANY W Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $55,773.38 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, RYAN T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $55,773.15 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $55,772.89 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, GEORGE E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $55,772.80 Date 05/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODENOUGH, JILLIAN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,772.78 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODER, KAREN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $55,772.74 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MICHELE, GERTRUDE A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $55,772.73 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, COREY J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $55,772.51 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, OSVALDO Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,771.96 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GREGGORY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,771.84 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAPORT, JAMES E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,771.74 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRINGTON, ARMOND A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $55,771.60 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $55,771.43 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, LYNN M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $55,771.25 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIECKARZ, JOHN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,771.23 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL R Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $55,771.14 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, JOSE MARINO Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $55,771.10 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTY, JOSE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,771.00 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICKERELL, DEBRA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,770.90 Date 11/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $55,770.64 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PAUL M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $55,770.59 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, LAUREN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $55,770.35 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $55,770.32 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYLES, SHANE M C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,770.32 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, SEAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,770.29 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, MARILYN T Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $55,770.25 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, BRIAN B Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $55,770.13 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, JACQUELINE B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $55,769.89 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, CHRISTINA V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,769.89 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, JARED V Employer name Town of Greene Amount $55,769.39 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, TREY T Employer name City of Albany Amount $55,769.25 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZIGMAN, JUSTIN F Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $55,769.22 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, JANICE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,769.02 Date 09/11/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $55,768.92 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MASCIA, ANITRA A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $55,768.92 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPROMETOV, VITALIY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $55,768.79 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, SHAILEEN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $55,768.78 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, FRANCISCO Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $55,768.67 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINO, SUZANNE M Employer name Greene County Amount $55,768.59 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSS, ANDREA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $55,768.57 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETZER, STEFANIE R Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $55,768.36 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $55,768.29 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, ANGELICA C Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $55,767.84 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPE, DIANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,767.68 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARTIN D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $55,767.53 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JOVAN Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $55,767.50 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARINO, JO ANN Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $55,767.44 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFABER, CHRISTA N Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $55,766.79 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, THERESA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $55,766.76 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KELLY Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $55,766.55 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, BARBARA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,766.49 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, KIM A Employer name Cornell University Amount $55,766.34 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELOSKI, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $55,766.09 Date 11/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SARAH B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,766.06 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLO, VICTORIA A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $55,766.02 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, TRAVIS M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $55,765.89 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, DENA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,765.70 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMA, KUNJO Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,765.55 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, LISA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $55,765.54 Date 09/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $55,765.34 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTORE, PHILIP H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,765.20 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $55,765.20 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, BARBARA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,765.14 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDENSCHUH, ROCHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,764.96 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, XIOMARA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,764.65 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACKER, EDWARD J Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $55,764.58 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DONALD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $55,764.17 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, JOANNA R Employer name Washington County Amount $55,763.96 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, CORY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $55,763.89 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TERESA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $55,763.80 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,763.73 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, INDIA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,763.41 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, WESLEY T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $55,763.19 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSEILLE, JEAN D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,763.07 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNYAN, JENNIFER P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $55,762.81 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAKUJ, LINDA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $55,762.66 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, VIVIAN S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,762.45 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONE, CECELIA C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $55,762.17 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERIOT, JOSEPH L Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $55,762.17 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHARON E Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $55,762.07 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, LORI A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $55,761.89 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHNHOEFER, KORI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,761.77 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZI, VINCENT Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,761.56 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, SARA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $55,760.97 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $55,760.96 Date 03/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARRIGO, MARK C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,760.39 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System