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 PATEL, ASHISH Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $52,294.05 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, AMY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,293.98 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CORALYN P A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,293.98 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, SHAWN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,293.77 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYD, TRACY A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $52,293.60 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, CAROLINE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,293.50 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, SAMANTHA A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,293.47 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LUKE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,293.47 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, SANDRA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,293.42 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEZNIK, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $52,293.40 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, HARRISON J Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,293.36 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, FREDDY Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $52,292.98 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATARAJAN, DEVISRI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,292.96 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGORSKI, LORIANN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,292.91 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JAMES W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,292.80 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNBY, NANCY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,292.65 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, DAWN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,292.56 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILS, LAUREEN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,292.54 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,292.25 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKLE, SHAWN M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $52,291.87 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIAN, TODD C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $52,291.63 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, PHILLIP J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,290.97 Date 08/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, CHRISTINE Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $52,290.61 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, DOMINIC A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $52,290.41 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, JEREMY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,290.15 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BRUCE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,290.09 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, KAYLA B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,289.89 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, MARY Employer name Education Department Amount $52,289.58 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, SHIRLEY M Employer name City of Lockport Amount $52,289.22 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOLDRICK, NANCY A Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $52,289.17 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMER, ALICE MARIE Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $52,289.10 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTADO, ANA L Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $52,288.98 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWACKI, IZABELA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,288.95 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENULIS, MINDAUGAS A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $52,288.64 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BASSO, STEVIE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,288.48 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, DALLAS I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $52,288.43 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERN, JOHN P Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $52,288.17 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTAIN, DONALD L, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $52,287.85 Date 03/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, RACHEL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,287.59 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, BARBARA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,287.16 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, DAVID F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,286.51 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIESZEK-ARJOMAND, KSENIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,286.50 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, JASON T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,286.34 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DANA R Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $52,285.45 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZ, JEFFREY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $52,285.37 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, SETH D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,285.34 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, OLIVER V Employer name Village of Walton Amount $52,285.17 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GICK, MARIA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $52,284.93 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALENSKI, SUSAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $52,284.87 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,284.87 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LINDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,284.65 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZ, SAMANTHA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,284.35 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERSTOCK, IRENE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $52,284.00 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFA, MARGARET Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,283.67 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EDWARD C Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,283.55 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGG D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,283.54 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Troy Amount $52,283.50 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTON, VERNICE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,283.41 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFA, JASON G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $52,283.37 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIAM-FOOK, ANGELIQUE S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,283.08 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALS, LORI A Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $52,282.95 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $52,282.82 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERECKL-PRAST, BRITTA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $52,282.60 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIO, RICH Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $52,282.26 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEFEL SHERMAN, BRENDA F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,282.10 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANGUCCI, LOUIS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,281.90 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECCHIA, BRENT M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $52,281.81 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEAN P Employer name Town of Keene Amount $52,281.32 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, YVETTE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,281.28 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, FRIEDA LOUISE Employer name Crandall Library Amount $52,281.09 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLIBER, CINDY L Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $52,281.00 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KEVIN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $52,280.98 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, MELANIE H Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $52,280.90 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, ANTHONY J Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $52,280.82 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $52,280.81 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $52,280.81 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SAMUEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,280.79 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARZYNSKI, KIMBERLY M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $52,280.60 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KELLY P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $52,280.58 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, CHARLES D Employer name Cortland County Amount $52,280.41 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, LORI J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,280.39 Date 02/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, DIANA L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $52,280.13 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGLEY, ZENA B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,280.00 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,279.98 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KERI-ANNE Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,279.98 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBENT, STEPHEN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,279.78 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMY, GREGORY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,279.60 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORTKIPANIDZE, KAKHA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $52,279.45 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, YELENA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $52,279.45 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, KATHLEEN S Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $52,279.30 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, ROMAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $52,278.60 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODBOURN, KIMBERLY S Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,278.36 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LESLIE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,278.29 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, HEATHER R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $52,277.89 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DAVID J Employer name Albany County Amount $52,277.80 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $52,277.77 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, DONISE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,277.66 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACECI, JOSEPHINE N Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,277.44 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, LISA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,277.40 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT MICHAEL, R K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,277.37 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System