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 BLAZICK, MARTHA N Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $52,884.54 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONSKI, NATHAN J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $52,884.54 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELSON, CINDY S Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $52,884.48 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, CHANTE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,884.34 Date 07/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, PETER S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,884.32 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, AMANDA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,884.14 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $52,884.11 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JOHN M Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $52,884.00 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, KRISTIN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $52,883.94 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACA, MATTHEW J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,883.72 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RANDY W Employer name Franklin County Amount $52,883.61 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Pompey Amount $52,883.46 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCHLEY, RONALD P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $52,882.46 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYDD, CELIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,882.44 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, MD S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,882.13 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, GAETENA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,881.97 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, THOMAS B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,881.91 Date 06/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZEL, KAREN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,881.90 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECHTL, JOHN W Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,881.90 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDER, SABRINA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $52,881.84 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETNEY, JEFFREY J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $52,881.77 Date 02/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $52,881.55 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,881.49 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LESTER R, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,880.95 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, PATRICK Employer name City of Kingston Amount $52,880.76 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRABTREE, DEBRA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,880.75 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, TRACY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,880.27 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $52,880.17 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, KELLY G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,880.05 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPER, CHRISTINE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,880.03 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRALOVICH, JOSEPH P Employer name Greene County Amount $52,879.95 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, JOSEPH R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,879.83 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGAUX, JANET C Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,879.76 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKHON, RAJWINDER K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $52,879.72 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLERS, PETER C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,879.71 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, JEFFREY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,879.55 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDOCK, SHANNON S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,879.49 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, RACHEL A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,879.11 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, DAVID M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $52,878.78 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DAVID G Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $52,878.64 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANIA, LAWRENCE A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $52,878.62 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELLI, MICHAEL G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,878.48 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAMES M Employer name Columbia County Amount $52,878.27 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM-CERRI, HEATHER A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $52,878.08 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHI, JULIA Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,877.60 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, NICKY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,877.60 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYMONT, TAMMY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,877.35 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, STEPHEN E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $52,877.19 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEL, NICHOLAS S Employer name Erie County Amount $52,877.16 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN T Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $52,876.97 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BEATRIX Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,876.87 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, DIANE C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $52,876.81 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ALMA M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $52,876.66 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WATERS, SHEILA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $52,876.27 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRINGTON, LISA B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,875.53 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SORLEY-FUNK, NANCY E Employer name Broome County Amount $52,875.47 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GINA Employer name Broome County Amount $52,875.47 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JANSON S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,875.44 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUSAN E Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $52,875.31 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICEK, DAVID L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $52,874.97 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, KEITH J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $52,874.70 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, KENNETH E Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $52,874.35 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTINGER, DIANNE D Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $52,874.12 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, DEDDERICK D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,873.57 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELELLO, PAUL A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $52,873.42 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMELUS, MIRIAM Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,873.41 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEN, JEAN M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $52,873.41 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERNER, LORI B Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,872.70 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALTHEA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,872.66 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALREAD, BRYAN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,872.56 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JESSICA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,872.56 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, HEATHER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,872.56 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDELL, REBECCA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,872.56 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAILES, SHARON A Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $52,872.43 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JOHN C Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $52,872.36 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLONSKI, JEFFERY D Employer name Erie County Amount $52,872.31 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, DEBORAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,872.04 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH-KRESSE, NOLA M Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,871.70 Date 03/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, GERALD L Employer name Town of Barre Amount $52,871.54 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, EUGENIA Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $52,871.48 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, FORREST S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,871.34 Date 11/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ARSALA TAHIR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,871.31 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER-LOWE, PAMELA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $52,871.25 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, KYLE J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $52,871.21 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, DEMETRIOS N Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,871.17 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, RICARDO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,870.89 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZZIMO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $52,870.87 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GLENN R Employer name Town of Eaton Amount $52,870.83 Date 11/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, DEBRA S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,870.77 Date 07/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, SUSAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,870.68 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $52,870.07 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIELLER, RUSSELL P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $52,869.92 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,869.57 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANZLY, MARK J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,869.50 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMOWSKI, DEBRA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,869.46 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, HEIDI J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,869.33 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENNAN, TERRISSA S Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,869.20 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, LAURA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,868.63 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINA, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,868.62 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, ROSS B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,868.47 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System