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 CALLAGHAN, EILEEN A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $54,091.96 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, REBECCA A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $54,091.91 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, PENNY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $54,091.80 Date 11/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DAVID M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $54,091.66 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, BARRY V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $54,091.53 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPIE, LISA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $54,090.98 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABNEY, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $54,090.95 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCOLI, JESSICA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $54,090.70 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, ANNA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $54,090.59 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, BRIAN K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $54,090.49 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DEAN E Employer name Washington County Amount $54,090.48 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, PETER M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $54,090.45 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, ROBERT Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $54,090.38 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEPF, STEPHEN L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $54,090.38 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, LAURIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $54,090.33 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, BRANDON J Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,090.10 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, SHARON A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $54,089.78 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANS, COLLEEN P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $54,089.64 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, RICHARD R Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $54,089.52 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, GARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,089.46 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIEL, RAFAEL Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $54,089.40 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLF, JEFFREY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $54,089.29 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDHORST, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $54,088.98 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, HAL M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $54,088.87 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, MARCY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,088.47 Date 07/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, PATTI-ANNE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $54,088.38 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JUDY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $54,088.14 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JAMES H Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $54,088.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HORA, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $54,088.08 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGWU-SCHIVER, IFEOMA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,087.24 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, LAWRENCE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $54,087.14 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, EDWARD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $54,087.06 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, TOBIN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $54,087.05 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, SUSAN E Employer name Greene CSD Amount $54,086.62 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, TARMA Employer name Erie County Amount $54,086.41 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIWA, ANUOLUWA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $54,086.39 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTER, JULIE A Employer name Seneca County Amount $54,086.33 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLAND, JILL F Employer name Highland CSD Amount $54,086.29 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, JENNIFER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,086.23 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, ALICE Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $54,086.07 Date 02/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMP, MARY E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $54,085.89 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MARY E Employer name Tioga County Amount $54,085.87 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, FRANCINE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,085.82 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $54,085.68 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, NHIA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $54,084.88 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $54,084.60 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENCKOWSKI, ANNE MARIE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $54,084.52 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, MICHAEL E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,084.49 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, PATTI J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $54,084.38 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BERT F Employer name Essex County Amount $54,083.95 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHLE, CAROL A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $54,083.79 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, RICHARD T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $54,083.59 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, THERESA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $54,083.44 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, RODNEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $54,083.18 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, DEBRA Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $54,083.15 Date 12/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $54,083.11 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAINE, DONNA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,082.57 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGINS, BRIAN N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,082.56 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $54,082.07 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAG, JILL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,081.96 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLLET, BARBARA A Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $54,081.87 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SHERRY R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $54,081.73 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN-WALL, PATRICIA D Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $54,081.64 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONA, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,081.40 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOT, MICHAEL P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,081.06 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, LISA C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $54,081.03 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATOYA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $54,080.84 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANDOWSKI, THOMAS R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $54,080.69 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $54,080.56 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MALIKA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,080.53 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, SCOTT C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,080.37 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAKOVIC, ELVIS J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $54,080.23 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRAKE, TAMMY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,080.10 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, KEITH M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $54,080.00 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, HANNAH M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $54,079.89 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DOMINICK, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $54,079.88 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC WILLIAM, SHARON A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,079.61 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELL, MANDY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,079.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARA, RICHARD M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $54,079.60 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELOPOULOS, KAREN M Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $54,079.60 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, PAMELA H Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $54,079.56 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBLE, JESSICA L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $54,079.19 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTEAGA, DAVID Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $54,079.13 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, RACHAEL E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $54,079.11 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY H Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $54,078.86 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $54,078.75 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIST, KELLY ANN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $54,078.13 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPIFANE, CAROLYN S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $54,078.12 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENSIERI, TIMOTHY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $54,078.00 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JESSICA M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $54,077.71 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JEFFREY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $54,077.63 Date 07/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, COLTON J Employer name Ontario County Amount $54,077.51 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DEBRA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,077.48 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, ALAN R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $54,077.43 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDEMAN, JOHN C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $54,077.39 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWAGERMAN, MARY M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $54,077.17 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $54,076.48 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BARBARA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $54,076.29 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, BRIAN P Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $54,076.08 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, SARA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,076.03 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System