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 PITTS, MAUREEN G Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $52,804.30 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, MAUREEN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,804.11 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ELLEN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,804.11 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, JENNIFER L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $52,804.04 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, CHERYL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,803.89 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIST, BETH K Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $52,803.81 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHLE, KATHLEEN A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $52,803.63 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASBARRE, KAREN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,803.53 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $52,803.33 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNN, JOSHUA J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $52,803.20 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERIDA, BRYAN I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,803.09 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, SUZANNE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,803.09 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLONKA, MOLLY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,802.89 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SONYA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,802.88 Date 08/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, WALTER J, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,802.55 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MELANIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,802.47 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, DANIEL W Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $52,802.41 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, LISA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,802.03 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHT, DAVID O Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $52,802.00 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, CHARLES E, III Employer name Yates County Amount $52,801.99 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBLIA, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,801.92 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALTAGRACIA O Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,801.62 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRITMON, ARLENE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $52,801.54 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, GINA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,801.50 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, NANCY C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,801.45 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, JOHN J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $52,801.14 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATALA, MARIE V Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $52,800.85 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, MARGARET M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $52,800.85 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KELLI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,800.84 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARABEDIAN, PAUL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,800.77 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANGOSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,800.75 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MARY JANE O Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,800.49 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, ANNETTE K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,800.49 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUGLIA-SMITH, JOANN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,800.46 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BRIAN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,800.40 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, JUSTIN N Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $52,800.19 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, DONNA F Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,800.16 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTER, LORENE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,799.97 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, MARVIN W Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $52,799.66 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CATHY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,799.57 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, EMANUEL B J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $52,799.55 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIO, JOHN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $52,799.16 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL P Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,798.85 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLO, KATHRYN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $52,798.68 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBINA, BARBARA C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,798.44 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNKST, PATRICIA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,797.92 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TOMMY E Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,797.92 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ROBIN G Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $52,797.92 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYS, KRISTINE B Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,797.83 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ-MICHAUD, MARIA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,797.76 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIANT, SARA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,797.76 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISE, ANDREA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,797.68 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGET, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $52,797.08 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, P LINDA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $52,796.97 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGER, JAMES D Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $52,796.95 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ALMA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,796.94 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, BRIAN J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $52,796.59 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CHAD H Employer name Schoharie County Amount $52,796.45 Date 02/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARMORE, LARRY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,796.11 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBERICK, CHARLES M, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,795.85 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,795.84 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, ANTHONY R Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $52,795.71 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATHER, ERIC Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,795.69 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, DOREEN A Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $52,795.28 Date 09/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANNETTE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $52,795.15 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, REBECCA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,795.15 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, KIM A Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,794.81 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLI, EDWARD, JR Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $52,794.80 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, KAREN S, MRS Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,794.11 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANICKI, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,794.00 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPEN, ROBERT M Employer name City of Oneida Amount $52,794.00 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KELLY L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,793.79 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKEN, DAVID R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $52,793.75 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ROSEMARY Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $52,793.64 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $52,793.49 Date 10/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, NISHA Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,793.44 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, SHEILA M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $52,793.43 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINI, JASON M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,793.43 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JOHN N Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $52,793.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCKIMEY, ESTHER D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,792.98 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, CYNTHIA Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $52,792.90 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,792.33 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JOANNE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $52,792.26 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTIN, JOSE L Employer name Town of Galway Amount $52,792.17 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJANO, AIDA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,791.87 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, VALARIE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,791.76 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, JOSHUA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,791.55 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, ELAINE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,791.18 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,791.17 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAGLE, KATE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,791.06 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, CHERIAN P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $52,790.93 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, SEAN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,790.90 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZMACHER, THOMAS M Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $52,790.79 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, DEBORAH L Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $52,790.40 Date 08/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHALL, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,789.90 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAPEN, MATHEW Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,789.86 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, JOHN J Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $52,789.70 Date 07/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO, MATTHEW F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,789.64 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ANDREW K Employer name Department of State Amount $52,789.51 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $52,789.12 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System