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 BRADY, TARA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $55,115.31 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTER, JILLIAN N Employer name Erie County Amount $55,115.11 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGRIFF, DERECK J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $55,115.02 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANET-PABON, MELBA L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,114.45 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JULIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $55,114.32 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $55,114.28 Date 03/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGSON, MICHAEL S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $55,114.20 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, SUE ELLEN Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $55,114.11 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, JAMES J Employer name Town of Gilboa Amount $55,113.96 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLO, SARAH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $55,113.89 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATON, RICHARD J Employer name Orleans County Amount $55,113.89 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, DAVID M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $55,113.84 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSAMUDIAMEN, BENSON O Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $55,113.83 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $55,113.72 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELE, LINDA L Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $55,113.62 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, CRYSTAL D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,113.48 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKEVICH, KEITH B Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $55,113.48 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU MOND, CLAUDETTE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $55,113.47 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZYK, WILLIAM E Employer name City of Oswego Amount $55,113.15 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLLEBER, SARAH N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $55,112.60 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, PATRICK N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $55,112.48 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATRICK, CHARLES G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $55,112.16 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KAY E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $55,112.11 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, DANIEL P Employer name Steuben County Amount $55,112.06 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, JAMES D, JR Employer name Town of Attica Amount $55,112.05 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUEN, KELLY L Employer name Orange County Amount $55,111.80 Date 07/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MICHAEL P Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $55,111.66 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, YVONNE M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $55,111.65 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGEST, DELMAR L Employer name Town of Milan Amount $55,111.36 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ALLISON K Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $55,111.33 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $55,111.27 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, HEATHER M Employer name Washington County Amount $55,111.23 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JORGE S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $55,110.91 Date 08/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUHLMANN, CHARLES P, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $55,110.86 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, DOUGLAS G Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $55,110.86 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINKOVIC, CHRISTINA M Employer name Broome County Amount $55,110.28 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL L Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $55,110.26 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, WILLIE Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $55,110.23 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANZOR, FREDY A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $55,110.22 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,110.20 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONOR, RAYMUNDO Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $55,110.05 Date 01/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDINI, LORI S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $55,110.03 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, SUE-JEN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $55,110.00 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACK, REGINA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,109.95 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MATTHEW B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $55,109.86 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JUSTIN D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $55,109.71 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUN, MICHAEL T Employer name Department of Law Amount $55,109.54 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $55,109.42 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORNY, TIMOTHY N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,108.87 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISWAS, RATAN K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $55,108.75 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $55,108.51 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, TAMMY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $55,108.48 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $55,108.37 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, ROSY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $55,108.36 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, WALTER C Employer name Town of Deruyter Amount $55,108.10 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ETHAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $55,108.09 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDIE, DERMISE V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $55,108.08 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, KRISTEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $55,107.96 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JACLYN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $55,107.79 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $55,107.67 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSHBLUM, AIMEE J Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $55,107.22 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, DEANNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $55,107.06 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUMBURG, CARLEEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $55,106.74 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, CHANTHINI Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $55,106.37 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, MEGAN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,106.36 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBE, JOHN J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $55,106.35 Date 10/09/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MELVYN E Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $55,105.94 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOLORES M Employer name Monroe County Amount $55,105.91 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, JAMIE P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $55,105.87 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, BEVERLY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $55,105.81 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, ROSE A Employer name Broome County Amount $55,105.42 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CASEY A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $55,105.12 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CAROL A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $55,105.00 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, BILL A Employer name Broome County Amount $55,104.92 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBECK, LYNETTE A Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $55,104.84 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-JOHNS, YVONNE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $55,104.70 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETO, JANICE L Employer name Columbia County Amount $55,104.50 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, MATTHEW J Employer name Chenango County Amount $55,104.45 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUCCI, ROBERT N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $55,104.42 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, CHRISTINE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $55,104.33 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DESIREE D Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $55,104.26 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUF, RONALD C Employer name Albany County Amount $55,104.18 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, NANETTE C Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $55,104.17 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, ROGER W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $55,104.11 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARDO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $55,104.01 Date 08/27/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, TRAVIS W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $55,104.01 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, JAMES A, JR Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $55,103.96 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $55,103.90 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTMAN, NATALIE D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $55,103.74 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFOLK, BRIAN P Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $55,103.44 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MD SEKANDER A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $55,103.39 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JOSCELYN D Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $55,103.33 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IERARDI, JESSE J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $55,103.20 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMAN, THOMAS L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $55,102.96 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, NATASHA N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $55,102.90 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSANO, LORI A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $55,102.80 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, GARY J Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $55,102.74 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, SHARMANE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $55,102.60 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, STACEY L Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $55,102.16 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, CHRISTIAN W Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $55,102.11 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System