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 CASEY, MARY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,006.45 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHN, CHRISTINE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,006.44 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, JASON A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,006.09 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNA, KENNETH Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,006.01 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MARYELLEN C Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,006.01 Date 08/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, RICHARD P Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $53,005.96 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL-HAYES, JO-ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,005.73 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, CHERYL L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $53,004.66 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, BRENDA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $53,004.28 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $53,004.01 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, TAYLOR S Employer name Town of Poland Amount $53,003.90 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMNARINE, BOOPRAM Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $53,003.73 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, DAVID C Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $53,003.24 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BARBARA E Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $53,002.75 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, BRANDON J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $53,002.69 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNESSY, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,002.27 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, ARLENE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $53,002.26 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, IRIS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,002.23 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, NANCY E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $53,002.14 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JULETT N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $53,001.90 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIN, MELANIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,001.46 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,001.26 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,001.26 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, CORAZON Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,001.26 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, DENNIS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $53,001.26 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $53,001.14 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $53,001.11 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BERNICE E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $53,001.04 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLIGRA, MELISSA A Employer name Delaware County Amount $53,001.01 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, BRADLEY S Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $53,000.80 Date 05/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAY, JAMES H Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,000.61 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DAVID Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,000.61 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, TINSLEY E Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $53,000.61 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUF, JENNIFER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,000.41 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, DEANNA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $53,000.22 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONEMETZ, WAYNE S Employer name Village of Bolivar Amount $53,000.22 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, ELISHA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $53,000.17 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURESH, KALATHIL G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $53,000.15 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMBRAM, AMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $53,000.02 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, HOLLY F Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $53,000.00 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $52,999.96 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RONALD J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $52,999.92 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, THOMAS Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,999.90 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, JAIME L Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,999.85 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JOSHUA A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $52,999.72 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JASON C Employer name Washington County Amount $52,999.55 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, FALONE T Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $52,999.36 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHART, TRACY S Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,999.24 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEECH, MELVIN E Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $52,999.11 Date 09/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHO, MATTHEW D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $52,999.11 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIO, IAN H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $52,999.10 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFON, ANTHONY A, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,999.08 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLO, JAMES D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,998.94 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $52,998.78 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTET, MARIAN B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,998.40 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TRACEY L Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,998.40 Date 04/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTON-WILLIAMS, MEARLENE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,997.93 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Highland Amount $52,997.88 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $52,997.63 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALOCKA, RONALD V Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $52,997.56 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANERI, LEO D Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,997.34 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ALISON M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $52,997.33 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, PATRICIA A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $52,997.19 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, COURTNEY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $52,997.18 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, DENNIS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $52,997.12 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOSKY CAIAFA, LISBETH M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $52,997.05 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERVOUDAKES, JASON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,996.95 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ECHRON, JOHN W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,996.79 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURICAN, GREGORY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,996.66 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINSANMI, OLUWAROTIMI B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,996.56 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APICELLO, LOUIS R Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $52,996.42 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, RACHELLE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,996.39 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, PATRICIA S Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $52,996.29 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-MC KINNEY, SHARABIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,996.13 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LISSETTE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,995.89 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URZETTA, PATRICK N Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $52,995.86 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NOEL W M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,995.84 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUCCI, STEPHEN M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $52,995.65 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, JACQUELINE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,995.45 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, TROY R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,995.40 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, ROBERT C, JR Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $52,994.91 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JOYCE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,994.72 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, NANCY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,994.70 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANDER, STEVEN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,994.52 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY-WALKER, ALICE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,994.47 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $52,994.32 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHIPORUK, JENNIFER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,994.11 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, SHAMEK L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $52,993.98 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,993.87 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWAY, JESSICA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,993.82 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEBBIE, JUSTIN K Employer name Albany County Amount $52,993.74 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JUSTIN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,993.71 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONT, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,993.68 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Victor Amount $52,993.44 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDILE, BARBARA P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,993.40 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, LUIS A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,993.14 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUPER, JAMES R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,993.13 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCILLIOTT, JOHN R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,992.64 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMPIETRO, GINA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $52,992.62 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, KELLY G Employer name Franklin County Amount $52,992.56 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System