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 VELEZ, JUSTIN M Employer name Orange County Amount $52,355.27 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ISAMAR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,355.25 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRABTREE, DAVID Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,355.17 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMASAMI, ANTHONY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,355.14 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, ELLEN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $52,355.11 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, RACHAEL M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $52,355.03 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EARL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,354.63 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEMBY, SANDRA T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,354.55 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISTNER, MARINA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,354.13 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, COLLEEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $52,354.10 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, JARED R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $52,354.02 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DANIELLE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,353.97 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, RONNI B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,353.77 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MARVA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $52,353.34 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, NATASHA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,353.32 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWES, LU ANN Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $52,353.27 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JEANNE Employer name City of Troy Amount $52,353.20 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,352.74 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, KIMBERLY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $52,351.80 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALOUSKA, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Canton Amount $52,351.67 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, JOHN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,351.50 Date 05/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, MARK E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $52,351.48 Date 12/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, SHELLY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,351.42 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOURTY, RHONDA L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $52,351.30 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABINI, TRICIA Z Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $52,351.19 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JONATHON K Employer name Town of Pierrepont Amount $52,351.18 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, STACEY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,351.10 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, ALVIN R Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $52,351.10 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MARY M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $52,350.95 Date 01/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANAS, LOUIS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,350.91 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, ROBERT F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,350.86 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLIAM H Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,350.44 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, FREDERICK A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,350.12 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, DIANA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,350.10 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,349.74 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ANDREA M Employer name Orange County Amount $52,349.42 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERI, MARIO J Employer name City of Rome Amount $52,349.31 Date 05/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, SUSAN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,349.30 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVO, EDWARD A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $52,349.12 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, RICHARD Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $52,348.99 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STANCY D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,348.92 Date 05/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $52,348.90 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHERRYL D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,348.86 Date 08/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SAFIYA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,348.44 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCHEM, JAMES D Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,348.22 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TERIA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,348.00 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ERIC A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,348.00 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPATTEN, MICKIE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,347.45 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLK, JOSEPH J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $52,347.32 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAWAY, ROBERT E, II Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,347.14 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, IRENE P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,347.13 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROIS, JOHN A, III Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,347.09 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, JASON J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,347.05 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, JEANINE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,346.92 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, GREGORY N Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $52,346.86 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, JEREMY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,346.17 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, DOLORES B Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $52,346.11 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRUPE, BRANDI L Employer name Essex County Amount $52,346.09 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, JAMES F Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $52,345.88 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDHEAD, TERESA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $52,345.84 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELLS, PHILIP E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $52,345.83 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MAUREEN P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,345.67 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LARRY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,345.62 Date 02/26/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AARON R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,345.44 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPIN, DONALD F Employer name Town of Barton Amount $52,345.43 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DAVID C Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,345.28 Date 09/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Eaton Amount $52,345.01 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASUT, TIFFANY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,344.89 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMADOMO, BELLA M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $52,344.77 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, ROBERT A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $52,344.75 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINK, JEREMY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,344.74 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMANICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $52,344.59 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYAH, NAILAH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,344.58 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, VERNON E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,344.37 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,344.30 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTLE, PHILIP D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,344.25 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TURI, DENNIS K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,344.23 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, DEANN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,343.81 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BARBARA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,343.39 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.99 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZEAU, DANIEL E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.99 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, JOHN F Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.99 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALEY, DAVID P Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.99 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TRACEY A Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.99 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, AARON J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,342.98 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFIN, JAMES T Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $52,342.75 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLGREN, DEXTER A, JR Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $52,342.57 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHAD D Employer name Livingston County Amount $52,342.55 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNTER, MAXINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $52,342.54 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDY, LISA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $52,342.51 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $52,342.18 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ANNETTA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,342.11 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, REBECCA L Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $52,341.89 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $52,341.26 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, JOHN T Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $52,340.81 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FRANCISCA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,340.22 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, DONNA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,340.04 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY T Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $52,340.02 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENCIO, ANGEL I Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $52,339.94 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, CATHERINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,339.80 Date 09/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System