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 MOORE, SUE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,621.75 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOUR, STEVEN D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $52,621.67 Date 04/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GABRIELLA A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $52,621.38 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONTEF, LEORA Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $52,621.38 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, ZACHARY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,621.15 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, KELLI R Employer name Greene County Amount $52,620.76 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, DANIEL DJ Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $52,620.55 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MATHEW J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $52,620.54 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, COREY L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,620.37 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Cortland County Amount $52,620.32 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, MONIQUE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,620.24 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWADALLAH, RIFAI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,620.17 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SHELBY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $52,620.05 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, DANIEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,620.02 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALACQUA, THERESA A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $52,619.74 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSKA, MELINA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,619.53 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANG, SHAONA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $52,619.50 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, ELLEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,619.47 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, VADIM J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,619.45 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGMAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Broome County Amount $52,619.36 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, JIMMIE L, JR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,619.21 Date 04/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU RANT, MONIQUE Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,619.16 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,618.82 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDIBODE, KERREY E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $52,618.78 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, CORINNE F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,618.63 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, BETHANY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,618.61 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, SHEWINA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,618.50 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, YA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,618.21 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANTEED, MEGAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,618.21 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWARARI, ANISSA M Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $52,618.07 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,617.76 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIER, MARIE JUDITH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,617.68 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNON, STEPHANIE V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,617.56 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, PAMELA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,617.41 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, DEREK J Employer name City of Rome Amount $52,616.84 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, FREDDY E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,616.75 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $52,616.62 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TIMOTHY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,616.54 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTIRE, GEORGE C Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $52,616.26 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORGAN, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $52,616.22 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, TRACEY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,615.83 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIN, LISA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,615.75 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADERSKI, GARY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,615.56 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODOMISTA, JOAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,615.33 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIELLO, ELIA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $52,615.17 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $52,615.01 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, PATRICIA L Employer name Madison County S0Il & Water Cd Amount $52,614.88 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMANN, JASON S Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $52,614.72 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASSIE, ROBIN Employer name City of Kingston Amount $52,614.54 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFELICE, KATHERINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,614.46 Date 06/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYE, JESSICA M Employer name Education Department Amount $52,613.93 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIHEW, MATTHEW B Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $52,613.70 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEAND, JACQUELINE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $52,613.68 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, MICHELLE LEE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,613.23 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHINI, BARBARA E Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $52,613.00 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, IRENE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $52,612.95 Date 08/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MARIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,612.94 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANICE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $52,612.72 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JESSICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,612.44 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, EDWARD L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,612.39 Date 02/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KEVIN G Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,612.02 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GLORIA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,611.85 Date 10/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS GRAVELL, ERIKKA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,611.75 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KENT J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $52,611.09 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVILLE, ADELORD N Employer name Village of Ravena Amount $52,610.76 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BRENDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,610.42 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JESSIE-LYNN Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $52,610.37 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, AARON K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $52,610.29 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $52,610.29 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, VALERIE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $52,610.22 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETTNER, VIVIAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,610.09 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEL, PAMELA A Employer name Yates County Amount $52,609.91 Date 08/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JASON J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,609.89 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTSELOS, GEORGE Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $52,609.85 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARCIE K Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,609.81 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,609.70 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIOMASTRO, ADELE Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,609.70 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $52,609.65 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANICCIA, MARC, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $52,609.56 Date 01/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, RICHARD H Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $52,609.31 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-MC GILL, MICHELE A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $52,608.91 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIEMMA, DEBRA A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $52,608.74 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARIAN H Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,608.66 Date 09/04/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LATASHA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,608.26 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENGSTL, GAIL M Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $52,608.25 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELOT, FRANTZ Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,607.86 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAES, KIRSTEN H Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,607.56 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,607.53 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TIMOTHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,607.44 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DARON S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,607.36 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CALVIN H Employer name Town of Canton Amount $52,607.10 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUROFSKY, CASSONDRA L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $52,607.01 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $52,606.95 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISOLM, NICOLE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,606.90 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMA, EDISON Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,606.88 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASS, MARY T Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $52,606.88 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $52,606.51 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALKA, SHIRLEY A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $52,606.41 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, DINA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,606.26 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEZIAH S Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $52,606.26 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System