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 MORRISON, RANDALL P Employer name Erie County Amount $52,148.66 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KRISTEN M Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $52,148.56 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BRUCE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,148.41 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, CINDY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,148.14 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, SHIELA C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,147.96 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLOD, JOANN Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,147.55 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JERI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,147.48 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LOUANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,147.39 Date 02/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LIMA, JOHN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,147.39 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGALSKI, JOSHUA W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,147.32 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ANGELO L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,147.23 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, SANDRA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,147.22 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,147.22 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, KATHLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,147.22 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CYNTHIA Y Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $52,147.22 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TARYN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $52,147.22 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOHN J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $52,147.19 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUGATE, REGINALD A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,146.82 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DANA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $52,146.68 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, VERNON L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,146.57 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTSKY, ANDREI Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,146.54 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LINDA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,146.38 Date 08/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,146.25 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, ROBIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,145.89 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP- ZAWADZKI, GAIL T Employer name Erie County Amount $52,145.81 Date 06/30/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOBNOCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,145.69 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, RONALD T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,145.62 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGA, MICHAEL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,145.17 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, ALBERT C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $52,145.16 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIMIN, SEAN E Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $52,143.64 Date 02/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNONE, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,143.55 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $52,143.32 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTHRIDGE, GARY L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $52,143.06 Date 08/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARYANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,142.53 Date 07/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, WILFREDO Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,142.44 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, RANDE L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $52,142.19 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, EVA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,142.01 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAPP, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,141.82 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, PATRICK G Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $52,141.77 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, CONCETTA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,141.72 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, NOREEN M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $52,141.70 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LOUIS C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,141.64 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Danby Amount $52,141.60 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAVID M, JR Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $52,141.49 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINA, VICKI M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,141.37 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MARIE-CLAIRE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,141.32 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, SUSAN M Employer name Corning Community College Amount $52,140.81 Date 12/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SHERYL A Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $52,140.75 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILGER, ERIC W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,140.74 Date 07/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENUS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $52,140.34 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIAGAMBE, REGINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,140.04 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, CRYSTAL Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $52,139.97 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGLE, DONALD Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,139.69 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,139.65 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCY, SHAUN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,139.56 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, PHILIP F Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $52,138.92 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELSKY, JANICE A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $52,138.91 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JODI A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $52,138.82 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFESH, ESTHER Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $52,138.49 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $52,138.40 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JOSEPH A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,138.36 Date 09/03/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $52,138.30 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $52,137.90 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, KYLE V Employer name Jefferson County Amount $52,137.63 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, LAWRENCE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,137.58 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DONALD W Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $52,137.22 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, JEREMIAH E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $52,137.13 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNDON, SHELAINE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,137.13 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, LAURIE O Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $52,136.91 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DAWN MARIE Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $52,136.75 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCA, AMY Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $52,136.68 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $52,136.57 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, SANDRA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $52,135.70 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DANIEL W Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $52,135.62 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYGREN, JOY A Employer name Village of Northport Amount $52,135.54 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, CASSANDRA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,135.14 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURGH, MITCHELL J Employer name Broome County Amount $52,135.14 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZIDES, THEODORE A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $52,135.12 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, RICHARD Employer name Town of Evans Amount $52,135.11 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICO, MARIA G Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $52,135.09 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, BRYAN Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $52,134.98 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANZARO, MARIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,134.91 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOOF, TOBY R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,134.88 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORDINO, JOAN D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $52,134.80 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, ANDREA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,134.67 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANRI, DANIELLE A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $52,134.54 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, JOHN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,134.32 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONBURGH, KIM M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $52,134.26 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGIN, LANCE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,134.15 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIDOLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $52,134.14 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOHN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,134.01 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, TODD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,133.82 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTON, RONNIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,133.65 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCAVITA, LUZ M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $52,133.30 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LAWANDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,133.15 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,133.01 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, VINCENZA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $52,133.01 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, WILLIAM P Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $52,132.92 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUZZI, ETHEL Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $52,132.40 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DANIEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,132.30 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System