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 MAIETTA, JASON L Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $52,385.47 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, CHARLES H Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $52,385.42 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, PAUL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,385.37 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Oswego Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $52,385.30 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, NICOLE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $52,385.29 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANDREA D Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,385.28 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, JOSHUA D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $52,385.19 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOME, JOSEPH M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,385.16 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, SUSAN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,385.16 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ELIZABETH Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $52,385.02 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SADE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,384.87 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKEWELL, SEAN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,384.80 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTZER, HARRISON M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,384.73 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, LORI A Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $52,384.64 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTED, TIMOTHY F Employer name Allegany County Amount $52,384.41 Date 03/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ERNESTALI, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $52,384.25 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAROLYN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,383.96 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTE, PATRICIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,383.92 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHRMAN, JESSICA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,383.62 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTERMOSER, JEFFERY T Employer name City of Utica Amount $52,383.35 Date 08/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LEESHAR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,383.30 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCHEL, JESSICA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,383.00 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,382.60 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATON, MARILYN Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $52,382.38 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATHERBARROW, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,382.14 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESNER, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $52,381.92 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMMOTT, SHELLYANN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $52,381.79 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, WILLIAM B Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $52,381.72 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, VICKIE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $52,381.66 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPP, JENIFER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $52,381.52 Date 06/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CRYSTAL M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,381.40 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRY, SUSAN K Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,381.16 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LEIGHTON A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,381.08 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, STACEY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,380.91 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGER, LARRY C Employer name Town of Volney Amount $52,380.58 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIOTTE, LUCILLE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $52,380.23 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOK, JO ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,380.11 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, ROSE MARY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,379.96 Date 02/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ROBIN L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $52,379.70 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CINDY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,379.67 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZAK, LAWRENCE M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,379.56 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARAK, RHONDA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $52,379.55 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MARCIA M Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $52,379.48 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, NORA-JANE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,379.43 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUCCI, ROBIN M Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $52,379.39 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGELICA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,379.32 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, MICHAEL T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,379.16 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, MARIA C Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $52,379.04 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $52,379.00 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, KENNETH C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $52,378.59 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOOYEON HAN, JULIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,378.32 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSHUA D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,377.90 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TANIA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,377.55 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMMEL, SHAWN L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $52,377.43 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $52,377.34 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, LATANYA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,377.18 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASOU, JOSEPH W Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,377.07 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, O'NIEL C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,376.95 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, DERVIN P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $52,376.75 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULBERT, DAVID M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $52,376.75 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTE, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $52,376.72 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, FRANK L Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $52,376.64 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGERARD, ANDRISE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $52,376.51 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, DANIEL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,376.27 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILDER-RUTLAND, CASTELLA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,376.22 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEWAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,376.01 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, RICHARD G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,376.00 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JAMES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,375.94 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRICA, ANTONIO P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $52,375.87 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTLIEB, AMY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,375.70 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLUND, SYLVIA B Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $52,375.53 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGG, JOSHUA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,375.50 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKEL, SUSAN R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,375.50 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SARAH L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,375.49 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDSICKER, DONNA Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,375.47 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTTA, MICHELE LEE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $52,375.08 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, DONALD F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $52,374.89 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGNIER, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,374.77 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZ, FREDERICK W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,374.58 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PERRY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,374.33 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKER, NANCY Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,373.86 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, ZELA E Employer name Cortland County Amount $52,373.80 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLIMPTON, TERESA S Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,373.73 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, AEON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,373.72 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHL, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,373.63 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYAM, KEITH P Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $52,373.27 Date 04/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEYN, MELVIN J, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,373.19 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOEL D Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,373.11 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHEIM, PATRICIA A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $52,373.04 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, RESHMA MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,372.57 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERSON, KRISTIAN P Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $52,372.53 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULTRARA, WILLIAM S Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,372.18 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, PETREA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,371.90 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAN, ROBERT C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,371.89 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMAS-MIKALAUSKAS, ALEKSANDRA Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $52,371.75 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, STACIE J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $52,371.62 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGIVERN, APRIL L Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,371.46 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MICHELLE D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $52,371.39 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ISAAC A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,371.01 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $52,370.66 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System