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 SULLIVAN, DARLEEN M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $52,655.11 Date 07/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT S Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $52,654.88 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBIDEAU, JUSTIN E Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,654.77 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, LORISSA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,654.40 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, PENNY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,654.25 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPITONE, TERESA L Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $52,654.17 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KIZZY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,654.13 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,653.84 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLER, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $52,653.82 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CATERINO, MONALISA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,653.70 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SAEED A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,653.70 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, LOIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $52,652.96 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVELS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,652.93 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABIUSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,652.88 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, LESLEY A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,652.75 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLIVAN-SCHAUM, CAROL A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,652.75 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MARY F Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $52,652.47 Date 08/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, MIKERSON Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $52,652.44 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PETER F Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,652.38 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMON, JENNIFER L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $52,652.12 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $52,651.92 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LYNNE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,651.92 Date 07/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, ROBERT E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,651.89 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFREECE, DAMITA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,651.22 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS, BYRON I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,651.18 Date 08/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,651.08 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, ROSALIN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,651.04 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, DAVID W Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $52,650.91 Date 05/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFOLK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,650.86 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJRAMI, ARTON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,650.74 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, MICHAEL F Employer name Albany County Amount $52,650.31 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $52,650.09 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRITTANY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $52,650.06 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, ANDREW D Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $52,650.04 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHAD C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,649.89 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMO, RONALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,649.45 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JESSICA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $52,649.36 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZIGLIANO, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,649.09 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $52,648.90 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, ASHLEY M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,648.62 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, EDWARD G, IV Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,648.48 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARWIN F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,648.47 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Olive Amount $52,648.47 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, GWENDOLYN W Employer name Education Department Amount $52,648.34 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFITO, KIM M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,648.25 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, KEVIN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,648.18 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADELMAN, MAUREEN C Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $52,648.15 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENDENING, SEAN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,648.08 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCIO, MICHELLE Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $52,647.82 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, SIDNEY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,647.42 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOZZO, LINDA G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $52,647.01 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JOHN E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $52,646.85 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, TONYA Employer name Department of State Amount $52,646.74 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, THERESA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,646.73 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHARISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,646.70 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, FRANCES A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $52,646.60 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, DENISE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,646.53 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, THOMAS S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,646.53 Date 02/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIACIN, HERNST Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,646.51 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROFF, KATHLEEN M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $52,646.46 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, IRENE W Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,646.45 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNSEVILLE, ROBERT F Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,646.23 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, BRIAN C Employer name Broome County Amount $52,646.08 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINCHUM, STEPHEN O Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $52,645.76 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZUCA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,645.72 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIVEN, MARK J Employer name Town of Amity Amount $52,645.61 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $52,645.57 Date 12/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, KEVIN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,645.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, STEPHEN U, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,645.38 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Albany County Amount $52,644.98 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, DYLAN T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $52,644.84 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNULLO, SARAH G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,644.84 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, ROBERT M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $52,644.80 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $52,644.57 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VEARNELL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,644.35 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBER, ANNETTE E Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,643.93 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, JOHN W, II Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $52,643.74 Date 12/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAMON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,643.38 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, WAYNE J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,643.25 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD W Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $52,642.87 Date 01/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JASON S Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $52,642.73 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZDORFER, MARY ANN Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $52,642.71 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTOPOULOS, CHRIS G Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,642.67 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,642.63 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDIN, SONDRA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,642.10 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANOUS, JEANA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,641.81 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARFIANOWICZ, MARTYNA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $52,641.59 Date 03/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHEIER, ROBERT S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,641.58 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, WENDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $52,641.33 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLO, REBECCA C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $52,641.21 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $52,641.20 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELLE, JAY P, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,641.19 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,641.17 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNETTA, DOROTHEA A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $52,640.88 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENTE, ANGELA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $52,640.88 Date 08/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RILAND P Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $52,640.84 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KARIN Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $52,640.56 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWER, STEPHAN L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $52,639.74 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHAI-PURRIER, KAREN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,639.28 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, CLIFF J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,638.96 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System