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 REA, JEFFREY R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,946.47 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMETT, MICHELE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,945.47 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, LUKE E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $52,945.42 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, DONALD E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,945.00 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSETTE, RANDALL D Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,944.93 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIOLI, RALPH R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,944.85 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPA, BARBARA J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $52,944.56 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SUMMARA M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,944.54 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, JOAQUIN Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $52,944.37 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSCHOW, TODD F Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $52,944.16 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECERRA, JUAN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,943.87 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, CHADD B Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,943.69 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULOKO, THERESA O Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,943.27 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, FEENA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,943.21 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTINGER, JASON J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,943.18 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLS, AMANDA R Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $52,942.95 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETSUK, SVETLANA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,942.92 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARISOL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,942.91 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES F Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $52,942.90 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATUM, CARLTON B, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $52,942.82 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDWELL, SCOTT A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $52,942.40 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,942.07 Date 11/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JARROD P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $52,941.83 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, NANCY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,941.78 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TIJUANA S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,941.45 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, RUSSELL A Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $52,941.44 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CORA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,941.40 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, ERIC E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $52,941.10 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLA, GARY E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $52,940.89 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOK, STEVEN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $52,940.87 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSEPH M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $52,940.63 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, DWIGHT D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $52,940.46 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, PIERRE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,940.35 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LESLIE R Employer name Village of Black River Amount $52,940.06 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, CATHERINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROW, NANCY G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGY, DANIELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNY, DONALD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESCHINI, MARINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, DIANA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, JULIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, MAIRE BRIGID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGERTER, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROSEMARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, GWENDOLYN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIJARRO, DOREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGO, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTY, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULKARNI, TAMMIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGILOTTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NANCY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNETTA, JOYCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLETTI, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, MARIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIUCCI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAUGHTON, DIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 11/29/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, FRANCES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, RUTH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESERRATO, JOAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EVA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DEBORAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LAILA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPCZYK, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTA, RICARDO R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, BONNIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, DAPHNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MARI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHLEEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SHEILA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBART, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,939.80 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERMAN, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,939.59 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURK, CINDY Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $52,939.49 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KIM M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $52,938.75 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LAWRENCE K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,938.57 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, JAMES J Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $52,938.50 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, DOUGLAS B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,938.35 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, JOHN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,938.34 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, DAYNA KATHLEEN-TORINO Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,938.21 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SAMANTHA H Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,937.77 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $52,937.77 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCCIO, MELISSA V Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,937.73 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELY, KEVIN E, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,937.62 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEININ, FREDERICK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,937.48 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, NELSON Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $52,937.22 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, BRADLEY Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $52,936.73 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CARL Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,936.65 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCEK, MICHAEL E, II Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $52,936.50 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $52,936.28 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YERDON, RACHEL L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,935.96 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENTON, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,935.77 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINGONE, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,935.62 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ERIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,935.16 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAULA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,934.68 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GEORGE B, JR Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $52,934.37 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System