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 ABRAHAM, RANI A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,960.64 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANN C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $52,960.58 Date 06/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBURN, JUDITH E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,960.50 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERNA, JAMES W Employer name Greene County Amount $52,960.48 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JENNIFER C Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,960.45 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MARTHA M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $52,960.09 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, JOSE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,959.97 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORADY, DEBRA A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $52,959.97 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBEAU, ANIK Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,959.73 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Albany County Amount $52,959.68 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, KAREN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,958.63 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SANDRA J Employer name Orange County Amount $52,958.58 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN G Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $52,958.47 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $52,958.29 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULA, MICHELE P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,958.11 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ERIK F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,958.11 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABINOS, COLLEEN A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $52,958.09 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CAMILLE A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,958.02 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDIEU, JANIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,957.94 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPIA, DANIEL P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $52,957.78 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALES, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $52,957.07 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVINGTON, TERRENCE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,956.68 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLSOPP-BEY, PAMELLA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,956.59 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, NEAL R D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,956.40 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLOSI, MICHAEL Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $52,956.40 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGRAVE, SOPHIA Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $52,956.39 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, KAREN E Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $52,956.38 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JANE E Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $52,956.37 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, ZACHARY S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $52,956.34 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINVILLE, SCOTT M Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,956.27 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SCOTT A Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,956.05 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, RICHARD P Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $52,955.83 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARLENE C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,955.81 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, PATRICK J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $52,955.78 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MICHAEL A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $52,955.62 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, EUGENE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,955.58 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, SEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,955.37 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,955.36 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPANA, ALICIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,955.36 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABAPATHY, BINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,955.36 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMCOSKY, MICHAEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,955.36 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,955.32 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAM, BRIANNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,955.18 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, IRINA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,955.15 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGATUSO, MARK A Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $52,954.94 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, LETRICE O Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,954.87 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LILITH Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,954.78 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY-MANCUSO, NANCY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,954.77 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, FLORENCE A Employer name Education Department Amount $52,954.64 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, STEPHEN R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,954.64 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, CORINNE V Employer name Albany County Amount $52,954.56 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWESE, RODNEY S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,954.49 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, GARY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,954.44 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ANAYANCY Employer name Department of State Amount $52,954.17 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, KAREN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,953.73 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBINGER, CHILTON G Employer name City of Fulton Amount $52,953.71 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLESIC, CATHERINE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,953.61 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINIGER, JOANNA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,953.50 Date 05/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,953.44 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, MELISSA J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $52,953.18 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTHWELL, WILLIAM K Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $52,953.15 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJUGBELE, OLUROTIMI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,952.69 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, TAWANA M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $52,952.56 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, DANIEL S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,952.53 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MARKIE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $52,952.46 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRES, TAMMY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,952.27 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ANN M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $52,952.25 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, MATTHEW T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,951.98 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TANEISHA C Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $52,951.54 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITA, MICHAEL R Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,951.40 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZINSKY, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,951.38 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNO, WILLIAM A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,951.30 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYLO, PATRICK A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,950.64 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT N, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $52,950.45 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHRIS H Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $52,950.41 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN-ECKERT, LINDA R Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $52,950.26 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEILL, CARRIE L Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,950.18 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMAN, GREGORY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,950.16 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, RONALD M Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,950.12 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, ALAN R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $52,950.07 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, LYNDSEY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,949.97 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, ANGELO J Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $52,949.97 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, THERESA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $52,949.85 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $52,949.66 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, ARLEEN E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $52,949.56 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHBAUGH, TINA Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,949.55 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON I V, ERNEST A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $52,948.99 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, JUSTIN R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,948.90 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIB, FRANK J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $52,948.68 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMEY, ALEXIS R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,948.25 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODY, DENNIS M Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $52,947.69 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, PATRIA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $52,947.67 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEKOLOFF, MARYANN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,947.57 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, LENA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,947.56 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $52,947.43 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAALA, RONELITO A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,947.42 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,947.37 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAPPETTA, JOHN M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $52,947.26 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $52,947.21 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ETHAN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,946.83 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System