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 SLATER-GOODMAN, MAE DEAN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,325.22 Date 10/18/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUELLA, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $52,325.04 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $52,325.00 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, RENEE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,324.77 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, BRENETT B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,324.10 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, FILIBERTO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,323.59 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, TRINETTE S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,323.31 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $52,323.27 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $52,323.01 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, GEORGE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,322.61 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTARIO, FELIX D, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,321.45 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, NORMAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,321.05 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGGENHEIM, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Caroline Amount $52,321.02 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, XENDARA D Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $52,320.90 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, VINCENT A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $52,320.69 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, OFFUTT A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $52,320.55 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, DONALD V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,320.52 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JOANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,320.17 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKI, SUSAN Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $52,320.17 Date 05/19/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, COREY T Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $52,320.09 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURE, MABINTY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,319.94 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, JAY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $52,319.21 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANOFF, IRENE M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $52,318.97 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,318.72 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, WILSON Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,318.70 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLO, JOSEPH G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,318.67 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, LORRAINE M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $52,318.20 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEL, FERNE M Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $52,318.07 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, LAURA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,317.99 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, HEATHER A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $52,317.77 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JEREMY C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,317.72 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, RONALD H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $52,317.45 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JASON R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,317.26 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, KAREN L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $52,317.13 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIETRO, SUZANNE B Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $52,316.69 Date 06/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEL, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,316.55 Date 05/31/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DANIEL W Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $52,316.47 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, JOHN F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,316.41 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZONI, ADAM C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,316.27 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEICHER, ROSALIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,316.26 Date 12/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, LISA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,316.22 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, PATRICIA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,316.00 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SYLVIA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,315.72 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $52,315.71 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, TYLER J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,315.34 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIARZ, COLLEEN R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,315.05 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZE, WILLIAM H Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $52,314.92 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALYEA, JOANNE K Employer name Allegany County Amount $52,314.72 Date 07/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, MARITA A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $52,314.36 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETCHONIS, JO ANNE G Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,314.08 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, TYLER A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $52,314.06 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, PATRICK H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,314.03 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, ALFREIDA H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,313.98 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDERDONK, JACOB S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,313.80 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $52,313.58 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVORY, BERRY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,313.50 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTEN, JEFFREY D Employer name Portville CSD Amount $52,313.31 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, ROBERT F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $52,313.22 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $52,313.19 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, CATHERINE E Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $52,313.11 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $52,313.09 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BARBARA D Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $52,313.04 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDONIO-OLOFSON, LISA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $52,313.02 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, WENDY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,312.98 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINGBOYE, AKINDEJI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,312.97 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTA, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,312.86 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, ALICIA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,312.86 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, SHALONDA S R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,312.86 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, ANGELA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,312.86 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, CALVIN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,312.85 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RYAN K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,312.72 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, STEPHEN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $52,312.39 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDMAN, CRAIG Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $52,312.30 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, PEGGY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $52,312.16 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $52,311.93 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,311.16 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALASZCZUK, JAMES W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,311.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, KATHLEEN Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $52,311.15 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCZKO, SABINA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,311.14 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULFORD, CAROLYN G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,311.14 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $52,311.11 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMO, SOCRATES G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $52,311.08 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, TAMMY M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $52,311.01 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, LINDA K Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $52,310.84 Date 07/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $52,310.70 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACINO, KELCIE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,310.48 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSS, ALAN J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $52,310.05 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MULDER, TONYA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $52,309.52 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLICK, DAVID S Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $52,309.29 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, ELIZABETH D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $52,309.21 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, THOMAS A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,308.83 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN KATE, TODD T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $52,308.82 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDOLI, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $52,308.75 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, LISA M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $52,308.66 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,308.48 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLO, ANTHONY T Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $52,308.30 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, KIM M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $52,308.26 Date 09/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, CYNTHIA G Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $52,307.89 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $52,307.88 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, ANTHONY Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $52,307.68 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System