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 DELAIR, STEPHEN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,817.20 Date 09/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ANDREW A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $54,817.18 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKETHORN, KAREN L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $54,817.00 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDERBRAND, KENNETH A, JR Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $54,816.78 Date 05/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNER, AMY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,816.61 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLING, VICTORIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,816.49 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACHIMCZYK, ALEXANDRA Employer name Department of Law Amount $54,816.34 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, JOHANNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,816.26 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLI, PAMELA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,816.09 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, RAHMEL M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,816.06 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MAUREEN F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $54,815.60 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLETZ, ADRIANNE E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,815.42 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Otsego County Amount $54,815.13 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ELLEN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $54,814.83 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JAMES P Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,814.72 Date 06/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIEL, EDDY E C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $54,814.42 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGEL, BRIAN K Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $54,814.15 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, MATTHEW R Employer name Washington County Amount $54,813.85 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, ERIC Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $54,813.63 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, TAMMY K Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,813.60 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, HOLLY R Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,813.58 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, PAUL D Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,813.58 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, THOMAS L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,813.49 Date 04/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CLYDE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $54,813.48 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, ANTOINETTE C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $54,813.43 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIVEDI, KASHYAP P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $54,813.30 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MICHAEL P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,813.08 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, SHANNON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $54,813.04 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, LISA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,812.96 Date 06/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, LORI L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $54,812.86 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,812.85 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, ANN Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $54,812.83 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTONE, MARY A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $54,812.82 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,812.70 Date 08/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, PATRICIA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $54,812.38 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, RONALD I Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $54,812.31 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,812.15 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, SAL M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,812.06 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, RYAN W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $54,812.02 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, JULIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,811.93 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARROUN, COLLEEN P Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $54,811.82 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESMER, DONNA K Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $54,811.60 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOSKY, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,811.44 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,811.28 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $54,811.13 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEO, THOMAS S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,810.90 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, DEAN J Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $54,810.81 Date 04/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, EDGAR R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $54,810.30 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPASSO, MARIE T Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $54,810.18 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROWSKI, CHESTER S Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $54,809.89 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HOLLY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,809.67 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, KARISSA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $54,809.37 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, GERI Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,809.27 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, CINDY Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,809.27 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, TERESA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,809.18 Date 02/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, LISA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $54,809.04 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $54,808.80 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JOANNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,808.77 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSOMINO, JULIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,808.00 Date 08/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZEK, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $54,807.86 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, NATHAN E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,807.82 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMER, DERRYL L Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $54,807.77 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSALIS, MONIKA M Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $54,807.60 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, ERIN A Employer name Tioga County Amount $54,807.58 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARFIELD, BARBARA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,807.56 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, LUANA A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $54,807.54 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MARIA F Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $54,807.54 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACEY A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,807.34 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANICK, LISA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,806.74 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, DALE R, JR Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $54,806.28 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, MARK J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $54,806.21 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTI, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,806.17 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOSEH, OLABISI R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $54,806.11 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, KAREN F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,806.01 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREFOOT, CHRISTINE E Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $54,805.98 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBKO, DOROTA D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $54,805.87 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $54,805.80 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WENDY F Employer name Town of Porter Amount $54,805.79 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHESNE, JULIA S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $54,805.62 Date 02/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, SHEILA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,805.56 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKEY, DARIN R Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $54,805.25 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECOURT, JAMES P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,805.16 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, DALE P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $54,804.72 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, KENNETH P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $54,804.65 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRZON, JUSTIN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,804.51 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSEN, ETHEN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,804.41 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWENHILL, JOYCE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,804.38 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, JONATHAN C Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $54,804.18 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERO, ROBERT E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,803.95 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMOYER, ALICIA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $54,803.83 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, DENNIS Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $54,803.71 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYKA, KENNETH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,803.42 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEBANK, TERRY K Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $54,803.35 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODIN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,802.99 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Webster Amount $54,802.97 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, PATRICIA A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $54,802.71 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHL, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,802.60 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, THOMAS B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,802.26 Date 10/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, GINA I Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $54,802.10 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVINNEY, TANYA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $54,802.01 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System