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 GANEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $53,133.10 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, CLYDE E Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,133.04 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIE, TIMOTHY G Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $53,133.02 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOLI, WILLIAM A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,132.47 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKEE, MARGARET A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $53,132.46 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,132.34 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLOUGHY, MATTHEW Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,132.30 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DOROTHY J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $53,132.01 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY E Employer name Genesee County Amount $53,131.38 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SCOTT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $53,131.08 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, LORI Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $53,131.02 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLES, JANINE E Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $53,130.87 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFAW, DARCI J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $53,130.82 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, MARGARET Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $53,130.81 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, DONNA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,130.49 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CARLA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $53,130.06 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLER, JANICE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $53,129.63 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAARBURG, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $53,129.48 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, FRANCES G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $53,129.46 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAM, EUGENE R Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,128.34 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, OMAR E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,128.32 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITZLA, TAMMY E Employer name Orange County Amount $53,128.19 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVINSKY, SANDRA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $53,128.15 Date 10/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINICI, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $53,128.00 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, DENISE L Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $53,127.96 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LISA R Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $53,127.73 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURGH, JASON J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,127.69 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, JEFFERY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $53,127.57 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $53,126.69 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKA, KRYSTYNA T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $53,126.52 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, JOHN L, IV Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $53,126.22 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, GEORGE E Employer name Town of Princetown Amount $53,125.92 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOIEMMO, CONNIE M Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $53,125.59 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNO MANNIX, DOMINIQUE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $53,125.49 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, CHI LAP Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $53,125.46 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULOWITZKI, ERIC W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $53,125.27 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $53,125.21 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, AARON E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,124.91 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, ROSETTA B Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $53,124.87 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, YVONNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $53,124.68 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, TERESA A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $53,124.25 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $53,123.64 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, LINDA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,123.49 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, BERNADETTE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,123.33 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSEN, DANIEL A Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $53,123.20 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JANICE L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $53,123.09 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKEY, KEVIN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,122.97 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, SHEILA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $53,122.95 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, ELLEN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,122.80 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, ROBERT T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,122.59 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLERCK, JOSEPH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $53,122.50 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAZZI, RICHARD K Employer name Erie County Amount $53,122.28 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODILES ESPINOZA, SALVADOR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $53,122.20 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENER, MURRAY Employer name Rockland County Amount $53,122.20 Date 10/11/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $53,121.88 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEMEL, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,121.59 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, DARLENE POUND Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $53,121.49 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMI, LORENZO J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $53,121.42 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, RONALD V Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,121.30 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODS, KEVIN J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $53,120.85 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, YVONNE M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $53,120.80 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYS, BARBARA A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $53,120.63 Date 11/16/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PHYLLIS L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,119.91 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUGOTT-KNOLL, KELLIE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $53,119.35 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $53,119.31 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, TERRENCE K Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $53,119.20 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, WILFRED V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,119.09 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JAMES L Employer name Town of Danby Amount $53,118.66 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, SIMON J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $53,118.54 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, ERICA E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $53,118.36 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, DEBRA S Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $53,118.29 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, JAMES J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $53,118.28 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHOCKI-LALKA, ELAINE C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $53,117.95 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, AMY V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $53,117.75 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, VALERIE A Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $53,117.60 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, THOMAS P Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $53,117.30 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEONARD S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $53,117.10 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JENNY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $53,117.10 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, TONI ANN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $53,116.80 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, JENNIFER L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $53,116.61 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, DONNA Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $53,116.33 Date 12/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, THOMAS F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,116.28 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENS, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $53,116.26 Date 02/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,116.17 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENON, ANDREW S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,116.15 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMBRY, SHANNON M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $53,115.97 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, ZELDA H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $53,115.90 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, RAYMOND W, II Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $53,115.56 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES W Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,115.52 Date 05/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIANGULA, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,115.50 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAIDER, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $53,115.43 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLEO, NURYS B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,115.40 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKMAN, KENNETH M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $53,115.28 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, RICHARD J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $53,115.22 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENLONG, VERN G Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $53,115.18 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, JONATHAN K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,114.80 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, NICOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,113.65 Date 09/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKSA, ANDREA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $53,113.34 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, CAROL A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,113.32 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JEFFREY A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $53,113.28 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System