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 DE WISPELAERE, KATHLEEN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $54,058.54 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TANIQUE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,058.33 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, NANCY P Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $54,058.32 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTA, ANTHONY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,058.23 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLOSZYN, BARBARA A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $54,057.95 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, TIFFANY C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,057.94 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Ulster County Amount $54,057.51 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANTI, SAMUEL F Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $54,057.42 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FLORENCIA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $54,057.35 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN LOUIS, JENNIFER Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,057.31 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU-SOLBERG, JULIE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $54,057.21 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAFALLO, JOHN Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $54,057.13 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELTON A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $54,057.10 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCELLI, DAWN Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $54,057.07 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHL, RHONDA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $54,057.00 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $54,056.96 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $54,056.85 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, CHERYL E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,056.28 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOVO, FILIPPO L Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $54,056.12 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, MARIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $54,055.96 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, DEREK R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $54,055.78 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLANI, RASHIDA I Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $54,055.36 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, NILSA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,055.12 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREDENT, JEAN WILNER Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $54,055.08 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHIN, NANGIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $54,055.01 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DOUGLAS S Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $54,054.70 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, SHARON K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $54,054.59 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MELANIE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $54,054.46 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKSON, PAUL G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,054.45 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, ANGELA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $54,054.36 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, VERNON S, JR Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $54,054.32 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, ALEXIS C Employer name Erie County Amount $54,054.19 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYAL, AUDREY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,054.12 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KARA RAE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $54,053.73 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,053.73 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $54,053.72 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, ALICE A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $54,053.72 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $54,053.20 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWCUTTER, ROGER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $54,053.17 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, TERRI L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $54,052.89 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, SHANNYN C Employer name Orleans County Amount $54,052.52 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, MICHELLE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,052.04 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MAGDALYN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,052.04 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERINI, GREGG Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,051.92 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVALHO, DANIEL S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $54,051.82 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, JAMES J, JR Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $54,051.56 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAEGDER-CUSUMANO, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $54,051.49 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, CRYSTAL M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $54,051.39 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, HARRY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $54,051.27 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKETT, TREVIS K Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $54,051.16 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $54,051.10 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, MICHAEL E Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $54,050.96 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYLIE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,050.80 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT R Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $54,050.09 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, FRANCISCO J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $54,049.53 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JULIE A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $54,049.40 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JEAN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,049.39 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCAULT, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $54,049.15 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LILLY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $54,048.92 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMERI, KAREN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,048.84 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $54,048.77 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JOHN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $54,048.74 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DEBORAH D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $54,048.39 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, PATRICIA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,048.27 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, MARGARET A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $54,048.17 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RYAN T Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $54,048.06 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $54,047.88 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, DEBBIE R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $54,047.77 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ALLISON M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,047.65 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, GERALD S Employer name Town of Chester Amount $54,047.51 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORREBACH, KATHERINE P Employer name Orange County Amount $54,047.46 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANGHELLI, MARY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,046.97 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, THEODORE M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $54,046.81 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEEZER, LAWRENCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $54,046.80 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTE, DAVID M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $54,046.80 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, DIANNE F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $54,046.73 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERGER, TAMAR Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $54,046.60 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $54,046.34 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KIMBERLY S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $54,046.19 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, ROBERT M Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $54,046.16 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, LENA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $54,045.96 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEAGIN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $54,045.56 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZIONE, JEREMY Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $54,045.31 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANARA, GABRIELLE S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $54,045.26 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, DIANE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $54,045.20 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, PETER Employer name Westchester County Amount $54,044.97 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, RONNY J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $54,044.71 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, STRAUDIE A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $54,044.69 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, JULIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,044.47 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORICCIO, CASSANDRA L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $54,044.41 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, PAUL D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $54,043.93 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEKUM, RICHARD O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $54,043.21 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JUSTIN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $54,043.14 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, MARY E Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $54,043.14 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDENSTEIN, JENNIFER A M Employer name Cornell University Amount $54,043.07 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNETTLER, AMY JO Employer name Genesee County Amount $54,042.99 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $54,042.89 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, BEVERLY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $54,042.89 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, CAROL M Employer name Broome County Amount $54,042.43 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBO, ROSEMARY Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $54,042.25 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System