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 RODRIQUEZ, DONALD C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,312.34 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DAVID W Employer name Norwich Housing Authority Amount $54,312.24 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, STEWART, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,311.93 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMOLEN, JEFFERY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,311.86 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ELIZABETH H Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $54,310.54 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRIGAL, PAULA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $54,309.80 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, RUFUS Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $54,309.66 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEWIK, KAREN J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $54,309.53 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,308.78 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, JOHN R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $54,308.70 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYSLER, PATRICK M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $54,308.62 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, VINCENT C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,308.32 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, LAURIE N Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,308.30 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAFFICK, DANIEL C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $54,307.71 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKANSON, PAUL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,307.67 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISTRO, JOSEPH M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $54,307.19 Date 04/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, CATHERINE M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $54,307.12 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, BRETT K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,306.99 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MELISSA E Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,306.80 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, ANGELA N Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $54,306.55 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEO, ALMONTE F Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $54,306.34 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISHKA, TANNER R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $54,305.63 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JOSEPH W Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $54,305.37 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLI, JANET E Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,304.85 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TANIA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,304.56 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPKO, KIM J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $54,304.39 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, CHRISTIAN Employer name City of Hudson Amount $54,304.38 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, GAIL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,304.27 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JENNIFER L Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,303.53 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMBY, CRYSTAL Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $54,303.25 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, LEAH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,303.06 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANBASI, DENIZ Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $54,302.93 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, KRISTOPHER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,302.45 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,302.42 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,302.27 Date 12/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, BRYAN J Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $54,302.12 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, PATRICE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $54,301.94 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,301.93 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHADRICK R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $54,301.85 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADICK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $54,300.94 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $54,300.77 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Sherburne Amount $54,300.65 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $54,300.60 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, MARIE A Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $54,300.43 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, ANDREW D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,300.24 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TRACY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,300.16 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS A, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,299.90 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIQUELME, MARCO A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,299.67 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNESS, LORI A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $54,299.66 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, THOMAS Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,299.53 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLYWA, ANNA M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $54,299.49 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERFLER, JAMES L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $54,298.73 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, MELISSA-JO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,298.42 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARD, PETER D Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $54,298.36 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRIN, NICOLE C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,298.34 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONNA, SALVATORE A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $54,298.29 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PETRILLO, FRANCES K Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,298.27 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,298.14 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, MONICA M L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $54,297.97 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,297.70 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, ARQUIADES Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,297.68 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUDIN, PIERRE R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $54,297.50 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CRISTINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $54,297.40 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, THERESA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $54,297.40 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERI, NINA Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $54,297.23 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPONE, GARY L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $54,296.73 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, TAMMY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,296.45 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, KAREN R Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,296.37 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROEFROCK, DANIEL W Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $54,296.30 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, JEFFREY N Employer name Allegany County Amount $54,296.15 Date 10/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, KELLEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $54,296.05 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CATHERINE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,295.93 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, MARIE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,295.63 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, ELISABETH T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,295.52 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCIK, AMANDA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,295.23 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, RANDALL T Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $54,295.11 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, SHANNON A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,294.86 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ANGEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,294.70 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, ROBERT Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $54,294.68 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALASZEWSKI, PAMELA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $54,294.58 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, KRISTINA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,294.34 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, BRENDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $54,294.22 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DARLENE B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $54,293.96 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALBERG, NACHELLE B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $54,293.96 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, MORGAN J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $54,293.90 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, WILLIAM I Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,293.76 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, DANIEL Employer name Erie County Amount $54,293.66 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BAU, JOHN E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $54,293.65 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELKE, DANA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,293.53 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, TRINIDAD AUSTRIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $54,293.49 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINO, BRIANA M Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $54,293.46 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CECILIA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $54,293.40 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, RASHEEDA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,293.33 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLYUNG, DAVID J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $54,293.22 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEUS, DIEUSEUL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,293.12 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROBERT S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,293.00 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, MATT R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $54,292.81 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,292.50 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASINATH, KEISHA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,292.22 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Batavia Amount $54,292.08 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System