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 TSEGAY, METSELAL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,414.45 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SADAIA Q Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $53,414.21 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNETTI, DANIELLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,414.11 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, CYNTHIA G Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $53,414.04 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, RICHARD B Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,413.78 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, KIM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,413.70 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JESUS Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,413.70 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORULLA, RENE F Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $53,413.44 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, JEFFREY E Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,413.14 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSIS, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $53,412.94 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DENEISHA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $53,412.71 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEUS, GABART Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,412.06 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, LORNE T Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $53,411.91 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADORE, LISA A Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $53,411.87 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, ANDREW S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,411.83 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUB, LAURA E Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $53,411.75 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, RACHEL M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $53,411.47 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, APRIL E Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,411.46 Date 05/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KATHERINE E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $53,411.33 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $53,411.28 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITKA, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $53,410.96 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPSMAN, FAITH L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $53,410.72 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROCCI, CHARLES L Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $53,410.66 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KENNETH A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $53,410.48 Date 11/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, ANTOINETTE O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,410.45 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene County Amount $53,410.33 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, DAVID S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,410.16 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, SHANNON M Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $53,409.93 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSEK, RONALD E Employer name Medford Fire District Amount $53,409.90 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPA, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $53,409.78 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $53,409.77 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WDOWIASZ, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,409.73 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KELLY Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $53,409.72 Date 02/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDORA, KEVIN M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $53,409.64 Date 07/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, KIRSTEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,409.59 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, JENNIFER S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,409.42 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, PAULA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $53,409.29 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, VANESSA Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,409.20 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $53,409.12 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JULIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,408.79 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $53,408.67 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDON, MATTHEW F Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $53,408.30 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGETTA, KYLE W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,408.26 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, SCOTT A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $53,408.10 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTON, KARLENE D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,408.06 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, TIMOTHY G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $53,408.05 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKE, TINA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,407.82 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, VAUNE C Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $53,407.77 Date 12/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JAMES A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $53,407.49 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISEO, DONNA L Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $53,407.17 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, MARY P Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,406.95 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENSON G Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $53,406.86 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUDEMIRE, JAMES A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $53,406.64 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPHERS, CHRIS W Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $53,406.30 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $53,406.24 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $53,406.13 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, DAVID M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,405.97 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $53,405.20 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARET, CHARLES H, JR Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $53,405.08 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, JAMES G Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $53,404.82 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRATTI, BERNADETTE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $53,404.80 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,404.67 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUFALL, CARRIE S Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,404.57 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALO, ANDREA J Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $53,404.30 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, LOUIS C JR Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $53,404.25 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, STEVEN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $53,404.22 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, JODIE Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $53,404.20 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIS, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,404.05 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, MICHAEL R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,403.75 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, W PATRICK Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $53,403.64 Date 11/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DANIEL C Employer name City of Hornell Amount $53,403.33 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATTANZIO, BENJAMIN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,403.25 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNY, LEELA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $53,402.98 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,402.89 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRIDGET F Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $53,402.89 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLOR, GRACE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,402.86 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SONYA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,402.41 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CRAIG S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $53,402.40 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, SUSAN C Employer name Chenango County Amount $53,401.96 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JESSICA S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,401.81 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBINO, ARTHUR D Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,401.62 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWEY, KEITH F Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $53,401.60 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, JOHN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,401.52 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, PATRICIA K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $53,401.50 Date 03/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, AARON B Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,401.39 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEARING, ANGELA Y Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $53,401.35 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGOLD, LUBIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTER, JANA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRINO, JOSE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSE-LOPEZ, ELIZABETH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHLMANN, DARLENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ANGELA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRI, IVETTE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, IVETTE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, RACHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,401.10 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOOM, PRISCILLA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $53,400.85 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOANNA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,400.25 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PHILIP S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $53,400.16 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLEFIELD, DONNA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,400.09 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System