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 CASIMIRO, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,832.22 Date 12/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTERNAK, MARY J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $53,832.16 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KAREN L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $53,832.04 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, ROBERT Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $53,831.97 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, AUSTIN J Employer name Otsego County Amount $53,831.53 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITBECK, LANCE E Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $53,831.44 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FRANK Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $53,831.35 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPUIS, SHAWN D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $53,831.33 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELL, DONALD J, II Employer name Franklin County Amount $53,830.79 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LYNN M Employer name Orange County Amount $53,830.64 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFERY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,830.22 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMONS, CATHERINE K Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,830.14 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIKOWSKI, CYNTHIA B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,829.98 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENER, LORYN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,829.87 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANEY, DAVID J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,829.51 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPELLIZZERI, KRISTINE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,829.44 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALPICA, IRIS A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $53,829.39 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKHMUDOVA, ROZA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,828.94 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HEIDI A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $53,828.79 Date 11/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, GABRIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,828.67 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWASSER, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,828.66 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOHN I V, ALBERT C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $53,828.36 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOR-OTUNU, ABBE J Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,828.32 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, ATEN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,828.28 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWANEC, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $53,827.97 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGANO, PETER N, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $53,827.77 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZDAVINIS, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Webb Amount $53,827.76 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTROVINCI, ANTONIO G Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $53,827.74 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, COURTNEY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,827.69 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AMY L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $53,827.58 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHORTER, RANDALL B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $53,827.36 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, HANBING Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $53,826.79 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $53,826.70 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Newfield Amount $53,826.43 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDBERG, SHANE P Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $53,826.36 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, STEPHEN W Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,825.92 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LYNN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $53,825.28 Date 08/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESULME, RICARDO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,824.97 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JENNIFER L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $53,824.80 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYER, STEPHEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $53,824.57 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRULL, RUDOLPH M Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $53,824.48 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRELL, JOHN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,824.41 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, ARTHUR J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,824.40 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LOOY, SARA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,824.35 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, KIMBERLY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,823.79 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, PATRICIA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,823.56 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKMALIAN, JOHN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,823.54 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINKAS, ANDREW A, JR Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $53,823.43 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CLAUDEEN W Employer name Massena CSD Amount $53,822.75 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCINO, CHARLENE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,822.69 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SHARON L Employer name Orange County Amount $53,822.44 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEVE, JENNIFER D Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $53,822.11 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSHNER, MARSHALL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,821.97 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $53,821.43 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, MARK C Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $53,821.15 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $53,820.94 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, SEAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $53,820.58 Date 02/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, DONNA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,820.07 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASULLO-DYKSTRA, MAUREEN R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,819.47 Date 08/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAITIAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Madison County Amount $53,819.45 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ROBERT, III Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $53,819.38 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKER-CRISP, AVIS C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,819.00 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBA, REBECCA L Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $53,818.66 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, DAVID D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,818.38 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MARCELO Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $53,818.15 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, RHONDA L Employer name Albany County Amount $53,818.10 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, KATHLEEN K Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,818.02 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DEBRA C Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $53,817.96 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, JEROME, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,817.92 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, ROBERT W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,817.60 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREZIUSO, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,817.18 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, CLAYTON G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,817.06 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JAMIE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,816.77 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULATOWSKI, DAMIAN M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $53,816.70 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANIELLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $53,816.40 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKO, VICTORIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $53,816.23 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANITA L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $53,816.17 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACZYK, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,816.08 Date 06/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOFF, GREGORY C Employer name Yates County Amount $53,815.88 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, ALEXANDER C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,815.78 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, REBECCA H Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $53,815.78 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,815.50 Date 10/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MELANIE R Employer name Tioga County Amount $53,815.36 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, JANE F Employer name Corning Community College Amount $53,815.27 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DARRELL L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,815.20 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY L, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,815.06 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTINO, ANTONIO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,814.58 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CLYDE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $53,814.54 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, NATALIE A Employer name Education Department Amount $53,814.42 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHY L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $53,814.25 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, DANIELLE K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,814.05 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ELIZABETH K Employer name Town of Busti Amount $53,814.04 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DOROTHY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,813.50 Date 09/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $53,813.20 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREEN, JOHNNY S, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $53,813.20 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, FAUSTO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $53,813.20 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLARY, HEATHER M Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,812.73 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEWIG, KATHLEEN D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $53,812.60 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUGNIER, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $53,812.37 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ-VIERA, ABRAHAM Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,812.29 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System