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 BERGMANN, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $52,838.61 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERESI, SCOTT Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,838.54 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ROBIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,838.24 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTER, TYLER K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $52,838.21 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAN, THOMAS P Employer name City of Albany Amount $52,838.03 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MICHAEL J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $52,837.77 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, TRACY O Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $52,837.68 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMITINA, GARY V Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $52,837.37 Date 05/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSLINE, TRACY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,837.10 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, COLLEEN C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,836.91 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLETT, LA TASHA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,836.20 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURETSKY, ROSALYN K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,836.16 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINELLI, LOUIS H Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $52,836.04 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACKUS, KATRINA D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,835.97 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CHRISTIE B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,835.35 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DARCI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,835.32 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MON CHE, FIDEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,835.31 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEGLIO, DOREEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,834.91 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNESE, STEPHANIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,834.76 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, DIANA J Employer name Livingston County Amount $52,834.67 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE AUGISTINE, DEBRA S Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $52,834.50 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFOID, LORI D Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $52,834.50 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DANIEL H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,834.47 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANO, DENNIS J Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,833.77 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERELL, PHILIP J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $52,833.45 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGES, LISA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $52,833.45 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLVEN, DIANE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,833.40 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, JEFFERY V Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $52,833.18 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LISA O Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $52,832.93 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODAFFERI, THERESA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $52,832.91 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, DICHIARA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,832.89 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CARRIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $52,832.57 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALABAN, ALAN S Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $52,832.51 Date 01/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, JEAN M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $52,832.28 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLMER, PATRICIA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,832.16 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBERRY, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,831.96 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HENRY T Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,831.83 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SUSAN T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $52,831.76 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROGER Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $52,831.43 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $52,831.28 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KIMESHA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $52,831.16 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITCH, LUCAS E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $52,831.14 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LORI J Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,830.84 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, KARL G Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $52,830.84 Date 03/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPCHIN, CHARMINE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,830.79 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, SHARON R Employer name Malone CSD Amount $52,830.44 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $52,830.05 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOELL, LINDA J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,830.00 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, CHARLES Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,829.82 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAE, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,829.48 Date 10/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSES, CAMILA S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $52,829.06 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU CLAIR, JOHN L Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $52,828.85 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOL, FREDERIQUE N Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $52,828.79 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, JACQUELINE R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $52,828.77 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATTIBENE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,828.77 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, DAVID P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,828.56 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RICHARD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $52,828.45 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, ALEJANDRO C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,828.37 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOY, SHARON ANN Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $52,828.23 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOERMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,828.00 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMAN, JASON A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,827.62 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOCK, SEAN P Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $52,827.60 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, LOLETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,827.45 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,827.41 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, DONALD J Employer name Chenango County Amount $52,827.34 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, FREDERICK W Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,827.26 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, DEBORAH P Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $52,827.20 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,827.19 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, MICHELLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,827.06 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, RITA M, MRS Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $52,827.02 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $52,826.77 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDIA, CHARLES M Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,826.64 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KARINE J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,826.45 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SARAH M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,826.35 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARGARET M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $52,826.12 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, JULIETTE C Employer name Interest On Lawyer Account Fnd Amount $52,826.05 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,825.97 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SHERYL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,825.95 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALECKI, CHARLES, SR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,825.85 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, RANDY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,825.55 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL F Employer name Columbia County Amount $52,825.38 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, LAURA E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $52,825.36 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, THOMAS Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $52,825.36 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, KATELYN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,825.23 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,825.19 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, KENNETH R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,824.81 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,824.71 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHANE W Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $52,824.63 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $52,824.52 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERETH, BROOKE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,824.40 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,824.29 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINO, AMANDA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $52,824.27 Date 10/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, THERESA Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $52,824.20 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHNER, TRAVIS A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $52,824.12 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOLKA, WILLIAM M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,823.91 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, BRANDIE S Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,823.91 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JAMAR A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $52,823.73 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORINGTON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $52,823.71 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CHANNING A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,823.33 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DEAN G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $52,823.14 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System