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 STOTT, BENJAMIN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,754.32 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIALSKI, MARIETTA A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,754.06 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, RYAN J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,753.92 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ROBERT J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $52,753.91 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIOLA, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,753.88 Date 05/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDIGE, JAMES L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,753.83 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, WILLIAM Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $52,753.80 Date 10/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENER, JEFF S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,753.66 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, SCOTT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,753.62 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,753.62 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRO, SARAH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,753.58 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,753.12 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERNIK, DYLAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,752.86 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, JODIE D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,752.61 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARKE, MARK R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $52,752.48 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, DAVID P Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $52,752.43 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LINDA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,752.30 Date 11/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, KAREN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,752.29 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOBRIDGE, ANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,752.07 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPKO, JOHN B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,752.07 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PAULA Employer name City of Beacon Amount $52,752.00 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSENKO, JOHN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,751.94 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FINA, LAURA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $52,751.90 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, MAUREEN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,750.51 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINSON, RICHARD W Employer name Village of Medina Amount $52,750.21 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMELL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,750.19 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, MARGARET L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,750.10 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSICA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,750.01 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSKO, MONICA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,749.90 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTO, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,749.80 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHELLE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,749.76 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENISE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,749.58 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALUCCI, NATHAN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,749.39 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, DAVID W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,749.35 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, SYLVIA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $52,749.19 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KEVIN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,749.08 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MITRI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,749.06 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLICK, REBECCA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,748.79 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZMASTER, JEFFREY D Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $52,748.70 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCUZZO, LYNN L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $52,748.45 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, MARC J Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $52,748.16 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, REBECCA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,747.92 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, DANIELLE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,747.87 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, AARON J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,747.78 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, CLAIRE Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $52,747.66 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAYNE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,747.46 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CLEOTHA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,747.28 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, DAVID A Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $52,747.26 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, NATALIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,747.23 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINQUEZ, JULIA I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,746.98 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, JEAN P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,746.95 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIZ, MOHAMED Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $52,746.69 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, ANDREA N Employer name Erie County Amount $52,746.39 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $52,746.14 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUZON, THOMAS J Employer name Franklin County Amount $52,745.64 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,745.49 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUB, MICHAEL E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $52,745.33 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDZIOR, DOLORES A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $52,745.25 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITWEG, KENNETH R Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $52,745.20 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITMEIER, LORI L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,745.14 Date 01/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, CAROL B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,744.95 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBLER, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $52,744.67 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, LAURI L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $52,744.45 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, LISA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,744.35 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, AMANDA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,744.27 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHARLES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,744.19 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, VALERIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,744.19 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMBAUT, KYLE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $52,744.17 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAORMINA, MELINDA S Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $52,744.10 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS-JUSTE, EDITH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,744.02 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGI, HALLIE S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $52,744.02 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIN, MARJORIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,744.00 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, JENNIFER E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,743.87 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KRISTOFFER G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $52,743.73 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGARD, ANNE M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $52,743.33 Date 11/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACCONE, SARAH L Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,742.92 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRERO, ANTHONY W Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $52,742.48 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BENEDETTO, JOAN A Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $52,742.30 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITT, REED F Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $52,741.56 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $52,741.44 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, GERI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,741.10 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CULLOCH, PAULA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,741.04 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, MARY C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $52,740.98 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDO, MARCIA B Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,740.87 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $52,740.73 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUXON, DARRYL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,740.52 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINO, FREDRIC F Employer name City of Utica Amount $52,740.41 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, RANDY G Employer name Greene County Amount $52,740.24 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANETTA, JOANN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $52,740.22 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMONT, TODD D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,739.59 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEY, ISABEL R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,739.48 Date 06/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDPAUGH, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $52,739.30 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, BETTY J Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $52,739.23 Date 04/09/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIER, ANGELA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,739.08 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLISHAW, GREGORY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, GERARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, HELEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULAU, BRIAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,738.90 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System