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 RAYMOND, GINA M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $53,326.87 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, MACKENZIE D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $53,326.74 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KYLE A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $53,325.94 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BETH A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $53,325.62 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, TANYA S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $53,325.42 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNAH, KAREN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,325.32 Date 01/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, PATRICIA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $53,325.19 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CHRISTINA Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $53,325.18 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, SCOTT S Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $53,325.11 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DEIRDRE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,325.00 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, SARAH B Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,324.33 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, THOMAS C Employer name Fulton County Amount $53,324.24 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUFE, JAMES R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,324.01 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMANN, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,323.79 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVESON, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $53,323.66 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MATTHEW C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,323.03 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Cohoes Housing Authority Amount $53,323.00 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYVKINA, ANNA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $53,322.61 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVONE-DE BLANCO, GINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,322.38 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOUNTAIN, DWIGHT Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $53,322.24 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHN, EVAN W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,322.22 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNOLD, CHRISTINE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,321.73 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $53,321.65 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZYNIAK, MARIA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,321.52 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $53,321.45 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, CARISSA D Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $53,321.25 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ALICE Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,321.13 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVEDIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $53,321.11 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $53,321.11 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $53,321.03 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTENTO, KATHRYN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,320.74 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSLEY-SMITH, SYDANA Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $53,320.21 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFOLO, JEANMARIE A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $53,320.05 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DE ELLEN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,320.02 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, ANDREW J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $53,320.00 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, WAYNE Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $53,319.97 Date 04/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBIN, JOHN E, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,319.94 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, TRACY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,319.74 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DERRICK, JR Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $53,319.74 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DAVID A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $53,319.37 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLACTUS, WENDY J Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $53,319.27 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSINOWSKI, KEITH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $53,319.18 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SOLOMON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,319.01 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASANI, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $53,318.53 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, DONALD H Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $53,318.49 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHE, SHANNON C Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $53,317.92 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMINGDALE, NICHOLAS S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $53,317.83 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBEL, LINDA F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $53,317.58 Date 06/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOFT, ANDREA J Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $53,317.00 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JUSTIN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $53,316.39 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, TAMI C Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,316.38 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNA, LISA M Employer name City of Rome Amount $53,316.34 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEICK, VALERIE J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $53,316.33 Date 02/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $53,316.30 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $53,316.28 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, KEITH A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $53,316.26 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSZEK, CARRIE M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $53,315.95 Date 08/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, GINA S Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $53,315.85 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, JOSEPH K Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $53,315.37 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMANN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,315.28 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULOTTA, THERESA A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $53,315.03 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,315.01 Date 12/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RUSSELL E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,314.77 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DEBBIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,314.71 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PLES V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $53,314.71 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MYRNA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $53,314.63 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARLON G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,314.61 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, ERIN Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $53,314.55 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELELIO, JOSEPH P, II Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $53,314.38 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL-PATTERSON, JOAN D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,314.17 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEN, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $53,313.11 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZ, KATIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,313.05 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, KIM L Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $53,312.93 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $53,312.88 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELUNAS, JOSEPH Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $53,312.68 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MOLLY A Employer name Delaware County Amount $53,312.67 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, TRAVIS A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,311.99 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PATRICIA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,311.95 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, KIMBERLY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,311.94 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMORE, JASON M Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $53,311.90 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ASHLEY B Employer name Allegany County Amount $53,311.89 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMMANN, KEVIN C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,311.82 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAL, MARGARET C Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $53,311.74 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, LAURENCE B, JR Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $53,311.66 Date 04/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, AMANDA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,311.61 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTRO, FRANK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $53,311.58 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, ROBERT L, JR Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $53,311.34 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEEN, SHEILA M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $53,311.15 Date 08/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, COLEEN L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $53,311.08 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JAMIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,311.00 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, VERONICA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,310.57 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENZIUL, KELLY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,310.55 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, RICHARD K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $53,310.53 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMAN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $53,310.52 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, MONTE B Employer name Town of Andover Amount $53,310.23 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Madison County Amount $53,310.13 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, BECKY A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $53,309.79 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCROSS, JEREMIAH R Employer name Village of Castile Amount $53,309.53 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTON, JASON K Employer name Otsego County Amount $53,309.52 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JOHN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $53,309.52 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System