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 ULCO, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,801.93 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, KENNETH M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $54,801.93 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,801.51 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGOTTI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $54,801.48 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CARMEN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,801.34 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYFORD, VANESSA L Employer name Albany County Amount $54,801.05 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOD, AMY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,800.61 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, BRIAN Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $54,800.24 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASSBERG MILICH, ADRIENNE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $54,800.14 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, DANIELLE A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $54,799.76 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCEBAUGH, DANIEL P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $54,799.73 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDZIAK, DANIEL R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $54,799.68 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, CHARLES H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,799.49 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONSIK, LOUIS PAUL Employer name Greene County Amount $54,798.70 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELTON, DANIEL C Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $54,798.48 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, DARYL S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,798.13 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LEWIS M, III Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $54,797.67 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZALDUA, MARIA I Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $54,797.55 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEN, CHRISTINA S Employer name Warren County Amount $54,797.49 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LISA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,797.31 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYER, KENNETH R, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,797.25 Date 09/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGIAS, DIMITRIOS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,797.10 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELLIGOTT, JENNIFER Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $54,796.91 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,796.89 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBORAH M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,796.84 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTAS, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,796.52 Date 10/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEGER, ANNETTE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,796.51 Date 12/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMM, KARI L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $54,796.48 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKIE, CHARLENE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,796.44 Date 06/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNROSE, THEODORE J Employer name Town of Milan Amount $54,796.30 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNARA, KATELYN Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $54,796.00 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGLER, ADAM M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $54,795.95 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENNORD N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $54,795.41 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, TIMOTHY W Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $54,795.26 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $54,794.67 Date 08/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,794.36 Date 01/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUKER, ANGELA D Employer name Yates County Amount $54,793.77 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, COURTNEY Employer name Broome County Amount $54,793.71 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, TIMOTHY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $54,793.37 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBERTIS, STEPHEN M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $54,793.25 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHNAYDERMAN, POLINA Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $54,793.25 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOZZO, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $54,793.25 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEROME M Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $54,793.09 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCHAMPS, NEFESHEL A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $54,792.75 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, CHRISTINA G Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $54,792.49 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, PAMELA S Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $54,792.43 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Milton Amount $54,791.93 Date 10/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DENEEN L Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $54,791.80 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,791.63 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICTOR J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,791.63 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ANGEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,791.57 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHING, STACEY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,791.40 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $54,791.40 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JOSHUA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,791.25 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDECKER, KATHLEEN Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $54,790.84 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITERA, JOSEPH I Employer name Village of Chester Amount $54,790.13 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, RANDALL A, JR Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $54,790.11 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEEBE, SCOTT R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $54,789.92 Date 09/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $54,789.89 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASAK, WILLIAM K Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,789.50 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYEROWITZ, DANIELLE J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $54,789.20 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, LOUISE ANN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,789.18 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DONALD D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $54,789.10 Date 01/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITSMAN, JOSHUA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,788.99 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATFORD, TARA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,788.70 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, MARIA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $54,788.69 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOS, BECKY C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $54,788.08 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYPIJ, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Alden Amount $54,787.96 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, CASEY D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,787.78 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEK, JULIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,787.70 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONETTI, ZOEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,787.56 Date 01/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORPREW, SYREETA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,787.54 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Olean Amount $54,787.36 Date 05/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGE, GERALD M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,787.33 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, PHILIP J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,787.23 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,787.20 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN-STIVALE, KIM B Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $54,787.02 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAGER, JOHN G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,786.87 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ERLEEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,786.56 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEI, YONG H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,786.31 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, JOEL E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $54,786.13 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MICHELLE R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $54,786.08 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,785.51 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANDREW P Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,785.36 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILDEN, CASEY T Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $54,785.29 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVEN, JACOB J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $54,785.28 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS-SMITH, DIANA E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,785.23 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHLWILM, ANNE Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $54,785.10 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATAVA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,785.02 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONEY, LISA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $54,785.00 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLMORE, MARK J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,784.35 Date 11/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, LAURIE A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $54,784.19 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, EDWARD L, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $54,784.07 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICHENTHAL, REBECCA L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $54,784.06 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, SIERRA F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,783.97 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURTELLOT, ANDREW J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $54,783.60 Date 02/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, MARK M, SR Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $54,783.58 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOT, JEFFERY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $54,782.92 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, SUNG WOO Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $54,782.73 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, DANA T Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $54,782.73 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System