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 TUCKER, GEORGE H, III Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $53,592.00 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, DONNA M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $53,592.00 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDLEY, SHANE R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $53,591.95 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGARANO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,591.88 Date 07/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFT, MICHAEL A Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $53,591.65 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORTUNE, PATRICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $53,591.50 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, COLLEEN B Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,590.88 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, JAMES G Employer name Delaware County Amount $53,590.62 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, DARIAN F Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $53,590.62 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $53,590.16 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DANIELLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,590.02 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $53,590.01 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, KATHRYN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,589.80 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,589.80 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLL, DANIEL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,589.50 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ADAM F Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,589.49 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDOCK, STEPHEN A Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $53,589.14 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPELBAUM, ELIZABETH M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $53,588.86 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADEWSKI, DANIEL R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $53,588.66 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHLEEN J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $53,588.50 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARIO, JOANNA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,588.42 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,588.30 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINO, JAINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,588.04 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,587.98 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, LATOTSHA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $53,587.89 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, CHARLES F Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $53,587.72 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICAL, ERIC S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,587.70 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CATHLEEN MARIE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $53,587.56 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDOWICH, LAURIE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $53,587.30 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, ANTHONY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,586.69 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOCHIARO, DAVID A, SR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,586.36 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZY, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,586.36 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, ALFREDIA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,586.32 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENLESE, LORRAINE B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,586.25 Date 05/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNTY, MARY H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,586.18 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABBIO, ANTHONY T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,586.16 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, LISA MARIE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,586.05 Date 10/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, EDWIN R Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $53,585.58 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, JUNE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $53,585.43 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, STACEY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,585.41 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, LINDA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,584.95 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIE, KYLE P Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $53,584.89 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $53,584.78 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELCIAN R, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $53,584.66 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEINHARDT, MARTHA E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $53,584.39 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHORN, MARGARET A Employer name Town of Somers Amount $53,584.02 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, TAMARA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $53,584.02 Date 06/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANSBURY, RANDALL L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,583.92 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUBER, MICHELLE C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,583.82 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTINE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,583.40 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUNA-SIMMONS, CARYL O Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,582.88 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, DOUGLAS D Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $53,582.67 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTERDAY, GLENN S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $53,582.49 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, CLYDE J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $53,582.20 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, JENNITA L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $53,582.15 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONSINGER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $53,581.97 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,581.91 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOKTOR, KEITH A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,581.87 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREK-SCARFUTTI, ANNA E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $53,581.82 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, CAITLIN I Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,581.56 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DIANE B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,581.04 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CLAUDIA G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,581.04 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, WILLIAM R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $53,580.97 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, JAMES E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,580.90 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERICOZZI, JOSEPH H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,580.27 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYNAND, KENNETH E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $53,580.17 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, DANIEL D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $53,579.79 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, DEREK J Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $53,579.78 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, DONNA M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $53,579.78 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZINGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $53,579.60 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURG, DEREK R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,579.13 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOVITZ, LARRY I Employer name Erie County Amount $53,579.08 Date 09/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEDROSKO, DANIEL J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $53,578.70 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, JAKE R Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $53,578.36 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNETTA, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,578.25 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, RYAN J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $53,578.08 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, SHIRLEY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $53,578.00 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, MAUREEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,577.99 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURST, SHANE M Employer name City of Olean Amount $53,577.93 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDSWORTH, MOSES V Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $53,577.69 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, JOSE L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $53,577.64 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, THOMAS W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,577.57 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $53,577.44 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, CHRISTIAN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,577.26 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIE, DONNA F Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,577.19 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATORTUE, CARLO Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $53,576.31 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MAXINE C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,576.04 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ERIC Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $53,575.66 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,575.55 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, TRACY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,575.55 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETT, PATRICIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,575.13 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETSCHIUS, BARBARA A Employer name Rcs Community Library Amount $53,575.12 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, KATHY L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $53,574.83 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, SHEILA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $53,574.57 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, JAMES Employer name Broome County Amount $53,574.26 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LAURIE M D Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,574.22 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $53,573.53 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA-GRILLO, REGINA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,573.43 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODINO, EDWARD J Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,573.39 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SHERRINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,573.37 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System