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 TUTTLE, APRIL G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,214.00 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, BETTY J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,213.84 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, JOEL A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $52,213.74 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,213.35 Date 06/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MATTEO, LISA A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,212.93 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONABLE, RYAN J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $52,212.93 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVERY, PAUL B Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $52,212.60 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, ANITA Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,212.58 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, JEFFREY S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $52,212.46 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, COLLEEN M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $52,212.30 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIMBERLY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,212.06 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, SUSAN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $52,212.06 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBO, REBECCA J Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $52,212.04 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPPER, MARK S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,211.77 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY, MARK D Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $52,211.46 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, MARCELLA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,211.36 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,210.95 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGNANO, VALERIE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,210.83 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMINSKI, CHERYL A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $52,210.83 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HENRY J Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $52,210.14 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, TINA M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $52,209.98 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KYLE F Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $52,209.97 Date 01/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLEY, ELLEN M Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $52,209.88 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANITRA, JOHN J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $52,209.88 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETZOLDT, ANNE L Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $52,209.78 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBEK, DAVID A Employer name City of Olean Amount $52,209.71 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTOWSKI, BRYON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,209.33 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINACRE, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $52,208.88 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORELLIS, AMANDA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,208.88 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAYMOND L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $52,208.87 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, THOMAS B Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $52,207.95 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, WALTER D, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $52,207.91 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUZANNE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,207.83 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDERDICE, KAREN P Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $52,207.55 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, THERESA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,207.48 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSIER, SABINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,207.41 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APGAR, WILLIAM H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,207.25 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBERG, VICKIELEE Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $52,207.11 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, ANNETTE C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $52,207.09 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AARON S Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $52,206.23 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, GARY R Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $52,206.00 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, STEPHANIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,205.85 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, EDGAR O Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,205.68 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEOS, LAUREN A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $52,205.33 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, EUGENE L Employer name Town of Clay Amount $52,205.30 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER EEMS, RONALD E Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $52,205.16 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, BENJAMIN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,205.03 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, ANTHONY R, SR Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,204.61 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSHKOWSKI, LAUREN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $52,204.61 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMCZAK, JANINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,203.95 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDERER, SUSAN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,203.95 Date 10/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JAMES S Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,203.70 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBE, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,203.70 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, KANDIS M Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,203.44 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Green Island Power Authority Amount $52,203.34 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABIR, IFTEKHARUL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,203.13 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHRISTIAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,202.83 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELLEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $52,202.66 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METAXAS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $52,202.62 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CAROLYN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,202.20 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, ROUJENE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,202.14 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, ADRIANE C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,202.04 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, CHAD R Employer name Erie County Amount $52,201.95 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MICHELLE M Employer name Broome County Amount $52,201.78 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, LAWRENCE W Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,201.53 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, DANIEL, IV Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,201.52 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSARO, DENNIS Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,201.50 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATAS, SHELBY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,201.46 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGAN, ANNA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,201.44 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOMEK, GARY A Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $52,201.41 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KAREN R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $52,201.27 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, NICHOLAS E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $52,200.69 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POST, JASON S Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $52,200.53 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, KAREN E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $52,200.44 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALESTINI, MATTHEW J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $52,200.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-MARSHALL, CHERYL V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,199.87 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIWACHTER, ALAN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,199.72 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHIRLYNN L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $52,199.40 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, THERESA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,199.11 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KENNETH E Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $52,199.02 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $52,198.98 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAVATY, STEPHEN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,198.64 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, RICHARD R Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $52,198.41 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYDINGS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $52,197.94 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, PHILIP F Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $52,197.81 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, JOHN F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,197.77 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,197.74 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, JONATHAN D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $52,197.63 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSCHAT, JACKELINE I Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $52,197.45 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,197.34 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RICHARD KEITH Employer name Chenango County Amount $52,197.22 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIGE, JACQUELYN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,197.08 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIB, DONALD E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $52,196.93 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, REBECCA A L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,196.82 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, PAUL M Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $52,196.53 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, STEPHANY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,196.52 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, EILEEN S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $52,196.48 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, STACY E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $52,196.35 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERTEY SASRAKU, SAMUEL K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,196.34 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISLER, SHERRIE L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $52,196.26 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System