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 ELIA, MARIE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,409.33 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, BRIAN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $55,409.33 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLANKE, TEWOGBOLA O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $55,409.32 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HREPTA, ROSEMARY Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $55,409.30 Date 09/17/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATONTI, ANNETTE B Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $55,409.21 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TODD L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $55,408.77 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, COREY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,408.49 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, VICTORIA G Employer name Schuyler County Amount $55,408.47 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MAUREEN P Employer name Village of Munsey Park Amount $55,407.79 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TODD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $55,407.75 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNEY, MARY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,407.72 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, EMILY M Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $55,407.61 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, TROY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $55,407.45 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZIROVA, LAYLI F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $55,407.17 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JUSTIN P Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $55,406.82 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARULLO, RICHARD M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $55,406.67 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINIKIN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,406.66 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $55,406.64 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, NATASHA S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $55,406.61 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGETT, BREEANNE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $55,406.61 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBURDI, DENNIS Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $55,406.37 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, SABINA M Employer name Orange County Amount $55,406.08 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, STACI I Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $55,405.69 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARI, SUSAN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $55,405.44 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, STEPHEN A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $55,404.85 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, MICHELLE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $55,404.55 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DANIEL S Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $55,404.28 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, DENISE E Employer name Town of Somers Amount $55,404.27 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VIRGINIA P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $55,403.87 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, DENNIS L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $55,403.82 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, JOANNE Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $55,403.65 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUNT, EDWARD L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $55,403.31 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $55,403.08 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCI, LAURA E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $55,403.01 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWNEY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $55,402.88 Date 08/26/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LINCOLN I Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,402.73 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATER, ERIC M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $55,402.45 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, LAURIE Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $55,402.24 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICKI, MARK S Employer name Erie County Amount $55,402.08 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, KELLY L Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $55,402.08 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUCIK, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $55,402.03 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZA, PAOLO Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $55,402.02 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNETT, DAVID A Employer name Madison County Amount $55,401.93 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, EMILY E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,401.61 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, CASEY L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $55,401.33 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, ROBERT J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $55,401.08 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHER, JESSICA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,401.06 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CATHERINE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $55,400.79 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, SHELBY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,400.46 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORPEY, THERESA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,400.29 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, AMBER L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $55,400.27 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTEL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $55,400.22 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMBOSKY, JAYNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,400.00 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, NICOLE T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $55,399.98 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $55,399.59 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENEA, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $55,399.24 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKHOUSE, DEANNA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,398.92 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GERALDINE M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $55,398.47 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGERT, THERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,398.31 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $55,397.88 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, STEVEN W Employer name Town of Ellery Amount $55,397.02 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, JOHN P Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $55,396.81 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RENE J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $55,396.58 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, SARA B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $55,396.58 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGAMI, JOSEPH B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $55,396.58 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SHIRLEY J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $55,396.58 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREIZAGA, MAGDALENA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,396.58 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ALLISON A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,396.58 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYE, KENEISHA T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,396.58 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, DESERIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $55,396.58 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, SHANA A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $55,396.58 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJALES, KIRGIZIA I Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $55,396.58 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHAUNTINA Y Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $55,396.58 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUME, CHERVONNE N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $55,396.58 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDONCA, DEXTER J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $55,396.58 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWITSKY, CONCHETTA J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $55,396.41 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONE, JAMES A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $55,396.31 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPP, CHARLES C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $55,396.01 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIN, JASON A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $55,395.83 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSILAMA, MARY O Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $55,395.78 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHAWN M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $55,395.45 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALIA, ROBERT P Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $55,395.14 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $55,394.55 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, DARRYL L Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $55,394.54 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBES, ELLEN S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $55,394.44 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, ANDREW C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $55,394.24 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTLAR, ELVIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $55,393.97 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASHTON, BRANDY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,393.95 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, LESTER E, JR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $55,393.65 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NATALIE M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $55,393.59 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSTLER, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $55,393.24 Date 08/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,393.10 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUNDRIE, ELIZABETH E Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $55,392.36 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHOMB, JOHN H, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $55,392.34 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENT, MICHAEL J Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $55,392.15 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $55,392.02 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRE, TERESA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $55,392.00 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TAM'ARA LATESA Employer name Department of State Amount $55,391.80 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KELLY Employer name Erie County Amount $55,391.79 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DAVID L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $55,391.76 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System