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 YAN, ZHENG Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,069.28 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, LISA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,069.26 Date 05/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DAVID L Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,069.25 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, JOAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,069.17 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARTYM, SUSAN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,069.05 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALE, MARK P Employer name Town of Bethany Amount $52,069.00 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DAVID D Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $52,068.80 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RICKY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $52,068.72 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, KHADIJAH S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,068.51 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGGI, LISA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,068.41 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, ANGELICA Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,068.23 Date 09/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDEWSKI, MICHAEL T Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,068.14 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WANDA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $52,067.83 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIELLO, DAWN MARIE Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $52,067.59 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELOFF, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,067.49 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETUS, MARK R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $52,067.48 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, ROBIN S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $52,067.26 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $52,066.94 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDOMIZIO, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,066.87 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, EILEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,066.62 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINDL, SHARON K Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $52,066.30 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,066.05 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORCE, JEANETTE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,065.94 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIR, SHAVANA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,065.87 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGBY, MARK E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,065.82 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCHEM, JOSHUA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $52,065.78 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, SEBASTIAN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $52,064.93 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHERYL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $52,064.69 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASZEWSKI, LYNN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,063.70 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $52,062.88 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, JOSEPH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,062.85 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NORMAN J Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,062.66 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JULIA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $52,062.46 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, WENDY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,062.33 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLAW, DONNA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,062.33 Date 03/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPS, MARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,062.20 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGIERA, KEVIN F Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,062.07 Date 08/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, SHAFINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,062.06 Date 05/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILYUTKINA, MARINA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,061.90 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, JEAN P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,061.84 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, EDWARD W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,061.77 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSIO, JEFF P Employer name Village of Ravena Amount $52,061.75 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVONA, WILLIAM J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,061.63 Date 02/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, SHELLY A Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $52,061.52 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $52,061.06 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEVERS, CHRISTINA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,060.93 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Elma Amount $52,060.61 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ZACHARY T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,060.52 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APUZZO, MOIRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLETSCH, SUSAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACCHIARO, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAO, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MICHELE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDRIA, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACI, DOREEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ROBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERSEN, EILEEN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GENA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, WRASHEA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, LENORE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROSANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,060.30 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JEREMIAH J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $52,060.28 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA-PADRON, FERNANDO L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $52,059.86 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, BENJAMIN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,059.83 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TERRELL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,059.32 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTKOWIAK, MICHAEL Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $52,059.21 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $52,059.13 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, GREGG A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $52,059.13 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, PHILIP Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $52,058.84 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, ANDREW S Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,058.73 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, TERRY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,058.65 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, LISA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $52,058.42 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYRO, LUKAS H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $52,058.09 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS-NAVARRA, TRACY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $52,058.01 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ROY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,057.93 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, STEVEN R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,057.22 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, ERIK K Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $52,057.22 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, SABRINA L Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $52,057.22 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELOCK, JEFFREY S Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $52,057.10 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, KATHY Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,057.04 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, KENNON D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $52,056.98 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, KEVIN C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $52,056.16 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Pierrepont Amount $52,056.12 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNINGS, KENNETH J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $52,055.76 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUBNER, LISA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,055.54 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JACKIE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,055.42 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, REBECCA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,055.33 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, EDWARD B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,055.04 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,054.75 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONDROPULOS, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,054.73 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKHALL, SCOTT Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $52,054.63 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, THOMAS B Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $52,054.54 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, MEGAN S Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $52,054.41 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAWAY, IVOR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $52,054.30 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHNSTROM, LINDA M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $52,054.03 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARSHA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,053.84 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DANIELLE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,053.76 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System