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 TRIPOLI, JACQUELINE JEANNE Employer name Town of Salina Amount $53,276.98 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MYRTLE SYLVIA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $53,276.77 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURNETSKI, JULIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $53,276.70 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,276.37 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTENBERG, KEENAN M Employer name Warren County Amount $53,276.30 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUA, ADAM M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $53,276.25 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, LYNDA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,275.95 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, TANYA M Employer name Yates County Amount $53,275.83 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULLO, TAMMY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $53,275.68 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMINSKI, JOSEPH P Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $53,275.44 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LESLEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,275.05 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, VAZHAKKALAYIL M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $53,274.96 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIO, LORI K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,274.90 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAK, MARY L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $53,274.72 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS S, SR Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $53,274.12 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTLEY, TIA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,274.00 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARCISO, ANDREA Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,273.75 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, KELLEY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $53,273.69 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLARMI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $53,273.64 Date 05/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROXANNE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,273.04 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLEY, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $53,273.01 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDURAK, BARBARA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,272.97 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCONA, STEVEN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $53,272.71 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, JESSICA M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $53,272.45 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACOMBER, JOYCE E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $53,272.01 Date 08/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $53,271.96 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENDVAY, JEROME L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,271.92 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, RHEA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,271.33 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDER, JAMES Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $53,271.23 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSIAK, ANA M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $53,271.17 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $53,271.11 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, PATRICK A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $53,270.93 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAX, BARBARA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $53,270.78 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDO, JORDAN K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,270.78 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORHEAD, DARROCH R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,270.68 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, JAMES M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $53,270.66 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, MARY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,270.63 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBA, KATHERINE T Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,270.56 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, MIGUEL J Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $53,270.33 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUM-SKUBIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,270.30 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANO, ROBIN C Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $53,270.10 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDO, JOHN T Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $53,269.49 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,269.47 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPNER, HENRY J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $53,269.22 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHANNON M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $53,269.06 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, MATTHEW J Employer name Madison County Amount $53,268.86 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDONATO, LARRY V Employer name Niagara County Amount $53,268.72 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, CHRISTINE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $53,268.54 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHRADZANSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $53,268.41 Date 10/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, PATRICIA L Employer name Erie County Amount $53,268.39 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MIRANDA J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $53,268.03 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $53,267.76 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADORE, TERRY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $53,267.76 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINO, STEPHAN A Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $53,266.89 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPRISCO, BARBARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $53,266.72 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JOSEPH C Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,266.69 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYER, TANYA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,266.59 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, VALARIE A Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $53,266.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, KYLE P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $53,266.36 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTTI, STEVEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,266.35 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,266.27 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSCHEN, MATHIAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,266.25 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, KELVIS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,266.07 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, KENNETH S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $53,266.00 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJDAK, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,265.93 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PAUL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $53,265.85 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, PATRICK J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $53,265.31 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STERIO, NANCY C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $53,265.17 Date 01/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERWOOD, LILIAN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,265.12 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKOVLEV, PHILIPP Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $53,265.05 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARTIN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $53,265.01 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DOMINICK J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $53,264.84 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, THERESA J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $53,264.31 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CATHERINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,264.20 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, AMY M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $53,264.15 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALAN J, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $53,264.07 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, STEPHEN B Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $53,263.91 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERSKI, GINA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $53,263.78 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KONSKY, THEODORE D, JR Employer name Candor CSD Amount $53,263.70 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, MICHAEL S, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $53,263.61 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, DANIEL L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $53,263.53 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE S Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $53,263.35 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, JOHN D Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $53,262.96 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, AARON C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $53,262.93 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WILLIAM C, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,262.53 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $53,262.46 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, REBECCAH L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,262.43 Date 10/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, CATHY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $53,262.35 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARLENE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $53,262.16 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERT, EUGENE T Employer name Ulster County Amount $53,262.01 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOKANYA, TEENA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,261.89 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, DAVID M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $53,261.71 Date 10/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, KENNETH R Employer name Village of Addison Amount $53,261.50 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMNITZ, JERAME Employer name Wayne County Amount $53,261.47 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, CHRISTINA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,261.29 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONABLE, KYLE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $53,260.98 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, LYMAN R Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $53,260.74 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,260.57 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYTE, JEFFREY S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $53,260.46 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, CELESTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $53,260.43 Date 01/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System