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 BROUSSEAU, DIANE M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $53,293.50 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, WAYNE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $53,293.01 Date 02/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WANDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,292.88 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, TINA M Employer name Washington County Amount $53,292.69 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, MICHELLE S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,292.64 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, NANCY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,292.41 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, ANNIKA A D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $53,292.39 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, JUSTIN A Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $53,292.03 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JENNIFER L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $53,291.81 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDI, ANNA MARIA L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $53,291.43 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, AARON T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $53,291.38 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCONDES, JHONATTAN D Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $53,291.21 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAPNGIE, ADRIENNE C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $53,291.17 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIGA, GARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $53,291.11 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCI, JOHN T Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $53,291.01 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, KATHERINE Employer name Cayuga County Amount $53,290.88 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILBE, ADAM K Employer name Otsego County Amount $53,290.77 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, PATRICK J Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $53,290.52 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELEBUCKI, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $53,290.07 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JOHNATHAN A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $53,290.00 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGGINS, DEMITRIS E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,289.58 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDI, MARK B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $53,289.41 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, JOHKARI L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $53,289.36 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RANDISHA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,289.28 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADANI, DOREEN M Employer name Village of Menands Amount $53,289.07 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, RENEE A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $53,288.97 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VONA, LISA L Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $53,288.96 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, YOLANDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,288.84 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVENELL, LAQUESHA S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,288.60 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, SUSAN K Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,288.35 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUSTIN A Employer name Town of Colton Amount $53,287.70 Date 03/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-HAIRSTON, SHAUNTAY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,287.65 Date 08/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, LINDA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,287.31 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, VONNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,286.99 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, PETER F, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $53,286.94 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Erie County Amount $53,286.86 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN-TUCKER, DIANNA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,286.82 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, PAUL A Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $53,286.40 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, PAULA G Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $53,286.30 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNSVILLE, LAURIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,286.22 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, JAMES Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $53,286.11 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DARRELL Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $53,285.96 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, ANDREW J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $53,285.71 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEASLEY, VENITA M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,285.47 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KIMBERLY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,285.06 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, DANIEL M, JR Employer name Capital Dist Reg Planning Comm Amount $53,284.98 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, SUSAN A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $53,284.92 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHND, ANDREW R Employer name Franklin County Amount $53,284.81 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, SHADON Employer name Huntington Fire District Amount $53,284.79 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, ALAN C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,284.71 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LOUIS M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $53,284.62 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEROME, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,284.30 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN W Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $53,283.95 Date 11/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ETHAN H Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $53,283.83 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, EUGENE F Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,283.78 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-JOHNSON, CAROLYN A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,283.49 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,283.28 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USEWICZ, SANDRA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,283.21 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTIW, JOHN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,283.11 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MARK R Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $53,283.05 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, CAROLINE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $53,283.02 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VALENCIA S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,283.01 Date 07/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDELL, KENNETH J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $53,282.62 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, NICHOLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,282.58 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, DAVID F Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $53,282.37 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TARANTO, DEBORAH Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $53,282.15 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARRONE, MARGARET M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $53,282.15 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, JEFFREY M Employer name Erie County Amount $53,281.87 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JIAN Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $53,281.85 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SABU Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $53,281.84 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, CAROLE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $53,281.79 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GEEST, MEGAN G Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,281.72 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEAU, MARY P Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $53,281.67 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSE, JOCELYN B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,281.51 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONASERA, JEAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,281.28 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAINE, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,281.00 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JULIO C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $53,280.71 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,280.40 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHENGASSER, MARK A Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $53,280.40 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDA, NADINE A Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $53,280.31 Date 10/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, TARA L Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $53,279.77 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, BRIAN B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $53,279.75 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDACI, CHERYL A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $53,279.56 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARELLA, RYAN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $53,279.45 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCOTTE, DENISE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $53,279.42 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PAUL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,279.41 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, ADAM R Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $53,279.39 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, THOMAS G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,279.23 Date 04/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, DAVID C Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $53,279.17 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, ELAINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,278.59 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, JUSTIN C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $53,278.42 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, MARTHA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $53,278.24 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATO, JOANNA J Employer name Albany County Amount $53,278.15 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROL, MILDRED Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,278.15 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHNE, JUDE A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $53,278.03 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH Employer name Education Department Amount $53,277.86 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $53,277.75 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, ROGER G Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $53,277.54 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, TINA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $53,277.51 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ZECHARIAH Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $53,277.13 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System