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 BRENNO, JOSEPH R, II Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $52,084.97 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGELS, THERESA E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $52,084.57 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMON, DEREK Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,084.50 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITES, SANDRA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,084.37 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARN, JAMES T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,084.18 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, RAYMOND S Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $52,084.14 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,084.08 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHNATHAN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,084.05 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON, TOMA W Employer name Allegany County Amount $52,083.96 Date 01/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VE ROST, BETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,083.93 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZ, SCOTT D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $52,083.40 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, PHILIP Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,082.88 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RODNEY E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $52,082.88 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SYDNEY F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,082.45 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $52,082.42 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $52,082.40 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCH, NICHOLAS, III Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $52,082.38 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, JACQUELYN M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $52,082.34 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHRKE, RICHARD W Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $52,082.14 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, JEFFREY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,081.65 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIPP, JAMES R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $52,081.62 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, ANNA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $52,081.57 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, DARLENE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,080.86 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, NANCY J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $52,080.78 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, BLAKE P Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $52,080.65 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTELLARO, CHERYL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,080.50 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALESKI, KEITH E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,080.45 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, PETER D, JR Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,080.34 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAH, BRIGHT Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $52,080.22 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBATE, CHRISTINE N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,080.00 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGT, BRIAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,080.00 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODO, JAMI M Employer name Albany County Amount $52,079.76 Date 05/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOYCE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,079.66 Date 01/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUDMAN, JUSTIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $52,079.56 Date 05/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGRAZIA, JACQUELINE K Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $52,079.50 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,079.37 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RUDOLPH W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,078.94 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, TONEY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $52,078.92 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ELAINE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,078.91 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REX-MC KINNEY, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $52,078.91 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, DEANNA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $52,078.91 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCO, SHARON L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,078.91 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTAWAY, SHELDON E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,078.69 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, JEFFREY A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,078.59 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBRZYCKI, VICKI S Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,077.80 Date 09/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Chenango County Amount $52,077.42 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, BOBBIE JO Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $52,077.40 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,077.22 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDOWELL, KATHERINE K Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,077.12 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCK, EMILY H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,077.01 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARREN, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $52,077.00 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOYCE B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,076.36 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, DEBORAH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $52,076.17 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,075.74 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSDA, JOHN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,075.74 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESHEVSKI, VERA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,075.65 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILY-SIMPSON, TONYA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMA, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, LORI J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHTAR, NINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POERIO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOLNICK, ALAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACCIO, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,075.60 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, DANA A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $52,075.55 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARD, ARTHUR D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,075.43 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JAMES T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,075.32 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, BARBARA I Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $52,075.11 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMIC, LORRAINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,075.01 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CYNTHIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,074.71 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $52,074.68 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDA, MARCELLA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,074.66 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANGELIQUE M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,074.56 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $52,074.36 Date 09/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, LATOYA T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $52,074.33 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY CAROL Employer name Bryant Library Amount $52,073.93 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, LESLIE S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $52,073.91 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPANICOLAOU, VASILIOS B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,073.85 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, NADEA D Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $52,073.67 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PAUL B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,073.42 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARY, MARK T Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $52,072.44 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDARRIAGA, YVETH R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,072.34 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,072.10 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, PATRICK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,072.02 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $52,071.94 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTINGS, SUZANNE W Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $52,071.93 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, BRYAN T Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $52,071.77 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-MORRIS, MARY F Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $52,071.77 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJOWSKI, JUDITH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,071.51 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEHLE, JENNIFER A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $52,071.42 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, DAVID W Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $52,071.31 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARABON, PETER A Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $52,071.21 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPO, VINCENZO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,071.03 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JERELYN F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,070.82 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGE, MONIKA Employer name Fairport Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $52,070.71 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, LYNN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,070.17 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARA, TINA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $52,069.94 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZFEIER, BARBARA JANE Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $52,069.91 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOAN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $52,069.83 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREAU, MICHAEL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,069.75 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System