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 REITER, LUKE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,260.50 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, EDWARD C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,260.06 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $52,260.00 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ROBERT J, II Employer name Albany County Amount $52,259.85 Date 09/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN-DAUGHTRY, DANIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,259.80 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $52,259.70 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDSCHOOT, CATHERINE A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $52,259.57 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SHANDA L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,259.48 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, HEIDI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $52,258.98 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, THOMAS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,258.98 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KADEEM G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,258.82 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVEARI, SEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,258.60 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $52,258.55 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZEE, WENDY J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,258.52 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CAROL S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,257.78 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIDO-GARCIA, SILVESTRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,257.72 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, BIANCA C Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,257.60 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, JUDY L Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $52,257.52 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, DEBRA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,257.50 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEE, JOHN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,257.28 Date 12/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNICK, STEVE R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,257.25 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,257.06 Date 05/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, RICHARD P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $52,257.02 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGER, BERNADETTE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,256.95 Date 07/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNSELMAN, JACK M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $52,256.76 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER-HEINZELMANN, HOLLY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,256.44 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, STACEY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,256.44 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLI, KENNETH T, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $52,256.37 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDERVILLE, CRAIG A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $52,256.28 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, MICHELLE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,256.05 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $52,255.98 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKL, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $52,255.65 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $52,255.38 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ADAM S Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,255.30 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILSON, BRITTANY D Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,255.28 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIGER, BRUCE D Employer name Town of Attica Amount $52,255.28 Date 01/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,255.18 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBALVO, ELLEN W Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $52,255.17 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAIN, KAREN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $52,255.12 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DELROY E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $52,254.96 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $52,254.75 Date 02/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, SHERIE G Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $52,254.18 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RYAN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,254.17 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO-CASTELONIA, SEAN R Employer name Orange County Amount $52,254.16 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, DANIELLE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,254.12 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, ROSE ANN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,254.03 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSEPH J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $52,253.82 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, LEO M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,253.82 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTLAND, PRISCILLA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,253.77 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROL, RICHARD E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,253.37 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, GEORGIA L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $52,253.03 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, SUSAN S Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $52,252.80 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, BECKY L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $52,252.79 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EVELYN I Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $52,252.79 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINSBERGEN, PETER J, III Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $52,252.74 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, RICK J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $52,252.71 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKO, MARY L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $52,252.39 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $52,252.36 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOERR, TIMOTHY D Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $52,251.56 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAMBACH, WILLIAM T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,251.17 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PATRICIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,251.09 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, LEZRA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,251.04 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, CHERYL D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,250.95 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJAN, RICHARD K Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $52,250.80 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSZ, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $52,250.73 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,250.60 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERZANOVICH, JAMES Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $52,250.60 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKISSOON, RIA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $52,250.40 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASKOWSKI, JOHN G Employer name Town of Galway Amount $52,250.26 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JAMES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,250.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN EPPS, CHRISTINA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,249.89 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, DENNIS M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,249.70 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALES, BRADLEY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,249.70 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KENYA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,249.66 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $52,249.28 Date 03/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, KEVIN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $52,249.28 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDY, LEE C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $52,249.27 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIE, ANNETTE C Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $52,249.12 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ANDREW W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,249.08 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLA, JACINTO M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $52,248.94 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,248.93 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINTOSH, DARNELL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $52,248.92 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSINA, JOANNA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,248.63 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLY, FRANK S Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $52,248.46 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESTIN, IMMACULA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,248.10 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMAN, DAWN M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $52,247.29 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, COLBY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,247.11 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ELLEN F Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $52,247.08 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, JUSTIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,246.86 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANETTEN, LINDA F Employer name Greene County Amount $52,246.80 Date 02/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GUARDIA, DOROTHY M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,246.59 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, RICHARD A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $52,246.32 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, WILLIAM E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $52,246.00 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICHMAN, ROSS D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $52,245.86 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROLITO, LISA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $52,245.86 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROIO, KARYN M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $52,245.84 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,245.82 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DANIEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,245.77 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOYTEK, KERIN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,245.56 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERKNECHT, KEITH R Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,245.38 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System