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 DE GREGORIA, DONNA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,707.23 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, ANNEMARIE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,706.94 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $52,706.94 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMA, SUE C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,706.86 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMONSEN, KRYSTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,706.82 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAVID M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $52,706.71 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DEREK W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,706.60 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JAMES E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $52,706.60 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, PATRICK R Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $52,706.55 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAYNA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,706.45 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINDLER, JUDY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,706.43 Date 08/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, MANDY M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $52,706.36 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, HEATHER R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,706.20 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYSIN, YAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,706.18 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICH, CRYSTAL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,706.00 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, PEDRO Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,705.78 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, JUSTIN G Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,705.78 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, KIMBERLY K Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $52,705.74 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MELISSA R Employer name City of Hudson Amount $52,705.64 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENER, DEBORAH A Employer name Madison County Amount $52,705.63 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, TYLER C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $52,705.46 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, HARRY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,704.93 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSS, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,704.92 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JULISSA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $52,704.74 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBUSKI, JAMES B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,704.53 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGA, KEVIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $52,704.10 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, DEIRDRE S Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $52,703.77 Date 12/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, CAROL A Employer name Village of Bath Amount $52,703.67 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MICHELE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,703.52 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUMOND, PHYLLIS J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $52,703.47 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, SYLVIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,703.39 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, ROBERT A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $52,703.22 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTE, SHANNON L Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,703.20 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YOLANDA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,703.15 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, AMY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,703.09 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, JENNIFER K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,702.52 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZOG, DANNY J Employer name Town of Verona Amount $52,702.31 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TINA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,701.74 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTTLE, WAYNE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,701.71 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, ANDREW J Employer name Washington County Amount $52,701.68 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURQUE, ROCHELLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,701.59 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, JASON R Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $52,701.54 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, LUIS F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $52,701.13 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLAND, SCOTT B Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $52,701.09 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARACENI, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $52,700.91 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOK, JAMES E Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $52,700.89 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIAH, ABRAHAM Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,700.73 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSALL, LAURI A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $52,700.56 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOZZO, VALERIE A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $52,700.55 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLO, LESLIE N Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $52,700.47 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, LEOPOLD L B Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $52,700.28 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWHNEY, NAND KISHORE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $52,700.28 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DENISE R Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $52,699.97 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSLINE, BARBARA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,699.96 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOSEPH W Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $52,699.81 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMISH, JAMES R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,699.68 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, AMY J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $52,699.55 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIGLIANO, MARY LEE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $52,699.53 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LINDSAY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,699.49 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, KELLEY M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,699.03 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELISSA G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,698.88 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, OWEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $52,698.45 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUOCO, NICOLAS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,698.36 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISCH, JOSEPH A Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,698.10 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRACHISIA, JAMES J Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,697.92 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, MARILYN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,697.73 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNESON, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,697.66 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNIGEL, ERIN C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,697.66 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, MOLLY T Employer name Essex County Amount $52,697.59 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MELISSA R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $52,696.30 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, BRIAN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,696.28 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, CRYSTAL G Employer name Erie County Amount $52,696.17 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, ALPHONZO Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,695.91 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, MAUREEN S Employer name City of Middletown Amount $52,695.84 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,695.65 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, SUZANNE Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $52,695.65 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFAY, CHARLENE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,695.64 Date 10/23/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, MARGARET A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $52,695.34 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCKETT, LORI A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $52,695.02 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, BRIAN W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $52,695.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LATOYA T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,694.90 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, JOANNE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,694.88 Date 02/22/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONADONNA, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $52,694.78 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFERY D Employer name City of Oswego Amount $52,694.47 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKYTYN, JOANNE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,694.26 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, MARY I Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $52,694.17 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JOHN E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,693.96 Date 02/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JORDAN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $52,693.94 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ELIZABETH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,693.92 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, STEVEN P Employer name Town of Parishville Amount $52,693.89 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTSEN, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $52,693.86 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND, DONOVAN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $52,693.83 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, TINA M Employer name Broome County Amount $52,693.58 Date 10/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFTWICH, HUGH Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $52,693.44 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYRIWSKI, CAROL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,693.42 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODISH, NICHOLE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,693.35 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, FREDERICK B Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,693.16 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $52,692.80 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEFF C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $52,692.73 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ZACHARY L Employer name Albany County Amount $52,692.70 Date 10/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System