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 MOORE, TIMOTHY S Employer name Columbia County Amount $54,655.53 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDD, LEVI F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,655.51 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NELSON M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,655.50 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, LINDA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,655.30 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELEN, ALLISON Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $54,655.26 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPLEMENT, JEFFERY M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $54,654.89 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, ORRIN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,654.80 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, PATRICK M Employer name Broome County Amount $54,654.74 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MARGARET T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $54,654.61 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREAL, ACHELINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,654.55 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVES, MARK S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $54,654.55 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,654.22 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DIANE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,654.11 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, VITA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $54,653.89 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BENJAMIN R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $54,653.71 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECORPS, ERNISE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,653.44 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, KARI L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $54,653.13 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADGER, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $54,653.09 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, CARMEN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $54,652.71 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COLTON J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,652.58 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUIEST, KEVIN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,652.35 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MELISSA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,652.32 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, DIANE M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $54,652.20 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, RONALD T Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $54,652.00 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, KATELYN A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $54,651.70 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, ZACHARY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,651.67 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, MARIA J Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $54,651.58 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KRISTEN L Employer name Erie County Amount $54,651.53 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, EDDIS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $54,651.52 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KHANI A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,651.41 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHYNSKY, CHRISTINA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $54,651.34 Date 06/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, MICHELE LYNN Employer name Orange County Amount $54,651.30 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCO, ARTHUR R J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,650.96 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KATHRYN A Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $54,650.86 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDBERG, ANDREW J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,650.38 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JASON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SULMAN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, DAVID H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUI, BENJAMIN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITKIN, VLADIMIR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,650.38 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LEIGH A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,650.38 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARJON, PIERRE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,650.36 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCEVOY, KAREN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $54,650.36 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, MAUREEN P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,650.36 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORBANEK, WILLIAM J Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,650.06 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,649.65 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $54,649.58 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, STEVEN Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $54,649.47 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,649.25 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPITA, YULIYA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,648.72 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORA, NICOLE D Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $54,648.54 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILMANSKI, CAROL Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $54,648.26 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DEBRA A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $54,648.12 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALERA, MELANIE J Employer name Columbia County Amount $54,648.07 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROSE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,648.05 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTON, JUNE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $54,647.51 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROBERT J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $54,647.02 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOANNE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $54,646.70 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $54,646.66 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, LINDA J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $54,646.56 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBHUOMA, DEBORAH I Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,646.47 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKATAR, JESSICA N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,646.44 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, TAMMY LYNN Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $54,646.44 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEN, EVAN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,646.43 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, MATTHEW J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,646.42 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLE, CARRIE H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,646.42 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, HENRY V Employer name Department of Law Amount $54,646.34 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $54,645.74 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRALAVORO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $54,645.68 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JOHN A, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $54,645.52 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, SHAUNA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,645.32 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZIO, ROBERT Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,644.98 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $54,644.90 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICI, JAMES G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $54,644.85 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUIFOLO, CHRISTY L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $54,644.16 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, LISA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $54,643.93 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, ELLEN L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,643.86 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GINA M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $54,643.35 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUETER, DEAN J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $54,643.08 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINIKUS, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,642.90 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBINSKI, ROBIN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $54,642.89 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTE, ANNE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,642.74 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JESSE D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $54,642.35 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ANDREA K Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $54,642.28 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINAYA, MARIA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $54,642.27 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHER, MARK L Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $54,641.73 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ROBERT R Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $54,641.30 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, LYNN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,641.22 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Albany County Amount $54,641.16 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER-GOSHORN, KENDALL P Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,641.03 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, YARITZA Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,640.75 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, DONALD L, III Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $54,640.62 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, JUAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,640.61 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTON, KIMBERLY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,640.29 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, KRISTEN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $54,640.16 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, MELISSA E Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,639.50 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKEENA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $54,639.02 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $54,638.60 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,638.53 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System