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 HENRIKSON, ERIK Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $54,211.88 Date 01/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, RANDALL J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $54,211.86 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMPOINT, CONRAD Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $54,211.83 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, ANTHONY C Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $54,211.81 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, DUVIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $54,211.59 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KELLY L Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $54,211.59 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASTETTER, KAREN L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,211.25 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSDORF, THEODORE J, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $54,210.95 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DANIEL W Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $54,210.69 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JAVIER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,210.29 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, TERRY L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $54,210.27 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSAYGER, OLGA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $54,209.98 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORNOW, WILLIAM C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,209.96 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYMACKS, JACQUELINE P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,209.87 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, PAMEILA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,209.83 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEBORAH Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $54,209.81 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERKIES, KAREN F Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $54,209.76 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDINOT, ANDREW P Employer name Yates County Amount $54,209.38 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRY, JACQUES A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $54,209.33 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, KIAN Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $54,209.11 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, CORTNEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,209.05 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DAVID L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $54,208.96 Date 04/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSO, GARY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $54,208.51 Date 12/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLICK, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,208.44 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBEY, STACIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $54,208.34 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, ALWYN Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $54,208.28 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDERER, LAWRENCE S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $54,208.21 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FALL, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $54,208.14 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, VERNON V Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $54,208.04 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, JERRY W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $54,207.94 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,207.65 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SABRINA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $54,207.65 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, JONVIE ARLAYNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,207.62 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUS, PAUL R Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $54,207.42 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOURY, TODD B Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,207.19 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABER, PAULA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $54,206.72 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $54,206.58 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL-MANDELLA, STEPHANIE H Employer name Katonah Village Library Amount $54,206.53 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, JO ANN M Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $54,206.34 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DEBRA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,206.22 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAJDOFER, LINDSAY M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $54,206.21 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $54,205.78 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, TODD H Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $54,205.11 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JANET G Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $54,204.91 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKSTON, ANDREA D Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $54,204.46 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANN MARIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $54,204.38 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNEY, CAROLYN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $54,204.31 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREZ, ERICK Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $54,204.24 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTER, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $54,204.20 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DINA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,203.87 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONEMUS, ALISON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,202.97 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDINO, SARA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $54,202.94 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ERIN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,202.62 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LEONARD L Employer name Orange County Amount $54,202.22 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Olean Amount $54,202.17 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TAMMY J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $54,202.02 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, JULIE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $54,201.93 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARI, MARIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,201.71 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, ANDREW C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,201.63 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, AMANDA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,201.40 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, ADAM M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,201.29 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, KRSYTEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,201.19 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAVID J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $54,201.09 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, JOHN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,201.08 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, LINDA C Employer name Putnam County Amount $54,200.85 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, RUTH C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,200.51 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMROW, HOLLY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,200.51 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHM, KATHLEEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,200.51 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAMILLE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,200.51 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADOO, TIARA C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,200.49 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, DOROTHY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,200.46 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SEAMUS A Employer name Rockland County Amount $54,200.10 Date 12/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JAMES L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $54,200.08 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAFER, JAN C Employer name Delaware County Amount $54,199.85 Date 08/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, CLARENCE H, JR Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $54,199.85 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARLENE A Employer name Orange County Amount $54,199.80 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KOREN L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $54,199.65 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, SPENCER J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $54,199.64 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, AMY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,199.52 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, SUSAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,199.47 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERG, KELLY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,199.47 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTECKY, ROSS M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,199.39 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPITIA, GLORIA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,199.17 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,198.28 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFE, MICHAEL F Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $54,198.12 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, HANNAH R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $54,198.11 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAWAY, CARSON L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,197.99 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CLIFFORD D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $54,197.74 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, BARBARA J C Employer name Madison County Amount $54,197.69 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGNESTAD, PAUL C, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $54,197.55 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PODGORSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,197.54 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, FRANCISCO J Employer name Education Department Amount $54,197.53 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JESSICA A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $54,196.46 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURY, ROBERT B Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,196.41 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGOSTINO, NICK J Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $54,196.32 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, THOMAS P Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $54,196.28 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, BRIAN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,196.26 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MATT, SHARON G Employer name Education Department Amount $54,196.19 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCZEK-GUY, MARIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,196.18 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DERMOTT, MARIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $54,195.97 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System