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 SCANLON, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $52,185.60 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, PAUL J Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $52,185.43 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, CAROLYN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,185.18 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSES, SANDY Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,185.11 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, KEISHA N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,184.88 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERGELY, STEPHEN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,184.86 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWIND, JEFFREY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,184.62 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASEMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $52,184.45 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CYNTHIA A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $52,184.41 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZER, BARBARA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,184.08 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, GINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,184.06 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NIKKI L Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $52,184.00 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMISTER, AUDREY A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $52,183.50 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTIN, MARIE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,183.44 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, LARRY S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $52,183.35 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DEBRA A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $52,182.72 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,182.62 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOND, SARAH J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,182.43 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIARELLI, ANGELA N Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $52,182.18 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEVAK, ALISON B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,182.00 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLEY, PATRICK T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $52,181.97 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINSCHMIDT, MICHAEL F Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,181.62 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JOHN E, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,181.48 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHURIA, PARAMPREET Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,181.44 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPRENANT, VALMORE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,181.44 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOANNE G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $52,181.27 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOHNATHAN P Employer name Albany County Amount $52,181.23 Date 04/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MARY E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $52,180.97 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANOWICZ, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $52,180.33 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BERNICE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $52,180.30 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDMAN, EILEEN I Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $52,180.18 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CARYANN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,180.04 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBLE, JANET Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $52,179.97 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARKOI, RICHARD E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,179.92 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCOLO, KAREN Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,179.86 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRELL, SUZANNE C Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,179.86 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, CAROL M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $52,179.68 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PUY, JUDY B Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $52,179.68 Date 03/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAIT, HEATHER E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,179.68 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, MUZETTE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $52,179.59 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, RICHARD G Employer name East Islip Fire District Amount $52,179.52 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $52,179.35 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $52,179.28 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, KEVIN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $52,178.96 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPSCO, PAUL C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $52,178.84 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBE, LORI J Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,178.66 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVICKA, GARY E Employer name Fulton County Amount $52,178.62 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, BONNIE B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,178.38 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, PAXTON J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,178.38 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALIC, RADMILA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,178.38 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, COLLEEN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,178.36 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ENRIQUE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,178.28 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORHEAD-PATON, KATHLEEN Employer name Education Department Amount $52,178.24 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHUTA, JOHN J Employer name Town of Elba Amount $52,178.21 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBOU, WILLIAM H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,178.00 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJDA, STANLEY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,178.00 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSENBACH, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,178.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, RAYMOND V, JR Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $52,177.72 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKINS, ROBERTA W Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,177.70 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ALLEN E Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $52,177.70 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, EDWARD J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,177.44 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDAGH, JOANNE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,177.44 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, SANDRA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,177.44 Date 02/28/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODERMOTE, REGINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,177.44 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, KAREN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,177.44 Date 09/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLDOS, KAREN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,177.44 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MARGARET R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,177.44 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENK, MARY B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,177.44 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL-WHITAKER, LIBRADA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,177.44 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLZ, LISA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,177.44 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO-PROKOP, SUSAN L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,177.44 Date 10/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVELLI, NADINE P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,177.44 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JANEEN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,177.44 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, JEAN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,177.44 Date 11/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, SUZANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,177.44 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, JANICE L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,177.44 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARLENE D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,177.44 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DENISE M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,177.44 Date 07/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,177.44 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SHARON T Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,177.44 Date 07/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, BRENDA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,177.44 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOFF, DONNA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $52,177.44 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, CINDY L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $52,177.44 Date 03/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIALO, ELIZABETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,177.44 Date 11/26/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIL, MAUREEN A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $52,177.44 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, ERIC W Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $52,177.08 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSSON, JOSHUA A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $52,177.02 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JAMES R Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $52,177.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, MAUREEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,176.82 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, ERIN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,176.80 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBACH, JAMES P Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,176.70 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERRO, JOSEPH M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $52,176.45 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $52,176.37 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOINT, DAVID J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,176.30 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, ANDREW P, II Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $52,176.22 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, GERALD R Employer name Yates County Amount $52,176.12 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, IRIS N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,175.98 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANICO, CARMEL A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $52,175.74 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYANN, BURTON W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,175.47 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELINE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,175.33 Date 11/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System