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 ROBIN, MARILYN F Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $53,507.28 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $53,507.16 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JEFFREY M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $53,507.11 Date 05/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ADRIAN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,507.06 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREOX, STEVEN P Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $53,506.89 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTAY, DAVID G Employer name Town of Gaines Amount $53,506.62 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, ROBIN R Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $53,506.38 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCHINGER, THOMAS G Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $53,506.22 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DODDRIDGE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,506.21 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RODGER F Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $53,506.08 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASELY, GERALDINE Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $53,506.01 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DUSTIN W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,505.88 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNE, HENRY R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $53,505.46 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, AMANDA C Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $53,505.44 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LAWRENCE N Employer name Chenango County Amount $53,505.42 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREELEY, KAITLYN M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $53,505.20 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, PATRICIA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $53,504.86 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SONYA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $53,504.78 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, XIULIN Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,504.69 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLACHOS, JOSEPH S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,504.64 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Chili Amount $53,504.52 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYMEL, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $53,504.22 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, JOHN A Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $53,504.22 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, JAIME M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,504.14 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, MADELINE P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,503.82 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, DONNA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,503.72 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, JENNY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,503.68 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLESCH, SEAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,503.67 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YING Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,503.65 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, JORDAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,502.93 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, KERRY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $53,502.91 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DWAYNE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $53,502.83 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, REGINA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,502.43 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPE, GENEVIEVE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,502.41 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSIE, DONNA L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,502.14 Date 07/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEDJIAN, GREGORY G Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $53,502.11 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACINO, LISA A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $53,502.10 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, THOMAS Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,501.49 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIELLE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,501.33 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PONT, RAYMOND P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $53,501.22 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARIA T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,501.10 Date 11/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBIDON, PHYLLIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,500.99 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTENO, CHERYL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,500.89 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHELLE T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,500.85 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, ROBERT W, JR Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $53,500.69 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGINS, CYNTHIA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,500.61 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, SABRINA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,500.56 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEXLER, STEVEN A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $53,500.45 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, KEVIN J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $53,500.38 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROODT, EDWARD, JR Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $53,500.22 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, THOMAS S Employer name Madison County Amount $53,500.19 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, DANEILLE S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $53,500.16 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHLENBECK, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Alabama Amount $53,500.00 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRA, DAVID W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $53,499.95 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, KYLE W Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $53,499.94 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MANUEL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $53,499.42 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Groton Amount $53,499.33 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, WILLIAM R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,499.31 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOATENG, RACHEL A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $53,499.31 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILELLO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,499.24 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, DIANE L Employer name Orleans County Ind Dev Agcy Amount $53,499.24 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $53,499.18 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, ANN MARIE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $53,499.09 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,499.05 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, JUSTINA K Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $53,498.92 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDEMIO, VENESSA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $53,498.86 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMES H Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $53,498.75 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $53,498.71 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $53,498.67 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, DANIEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,498.43 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KRISTI A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $53,498.38 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, NATHAN L Employer name Genesee County Amount $53,498.38 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, CHRIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,498.38 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRON, DARCEL T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $53,497.57 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, EILEEN P Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $53,497.50 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCOCK-OLECH, MARTHA J Employer name Madison County Amount $53,497.45 Date 10/10/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRA, JUAN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $53,497.41 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAGURA, RICHARD V Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,497.31 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLEE, ALLISON D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,497.24 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHAIR, PHILIP M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,497.21 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RACHELLE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,497.14 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATTERY, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,497.00 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, EDWARD Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,496.84 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,496.60 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DONNA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $53,496.56 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, MARIE Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $53,496.44 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $53,496.20 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $53,495.99 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNIS-FRANCHI, VALERIE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,495.98 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOHNNIE I Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $53,495.89 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, PATRICK W Employer name Town of Galway Amount $53,495.88 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, NATALIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,495.76 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VERNOY, JEREME L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,495.71 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ANDREW C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $53,495.69 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMM, GENE R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $53,495.60 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, STEVEN H Employer name City of Fulton Amount $53,495.21 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL' AQUILA, AMY Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,494.65 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTAK, CARL D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,494.28 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISCH, GREG A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $53,494.03 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, DIANA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,493.86 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System