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 BURKHART, JENNIFER L Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,053.75 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAIETTA, DANIEL R Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $52,053.62 Date 06/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHIE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,053.60 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, PATRICK S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,053.37 Date 03/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, ROSE M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $52,053.30 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLSTORF, JOANNE Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,053.26 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN C Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $52,053.01 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJAEB, RICHARD J Employer name City of Utica Amount $52,052.63 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, VINCENT R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $52,052.38 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLINE, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $52,052.28 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, CRAIG T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $52,052.14 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAMATER, JOHN W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,052.00 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSZNIR, JENNIFER S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,051.91 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANDREW M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $52,051.61 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZO, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Salina Amount $52,051.60 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, ROGER L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $52,051.59 Date 03/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHEL, FRANCIS J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $52,051.50 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHILL, KRISTIN L Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $52,051.40 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLES, ANDREA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,051.35 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEPIEL, POLLY A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $52,051.24 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, SHARON A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $52,050.90 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, STEPHANIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,050.84 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $52,050.36 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, MARCUS E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,050.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, GERALD F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,050.16 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, ABRAHAM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,050.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,050.15 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTE, LINDA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $52,050.00 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, LAURA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $52,049.70 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CAROLYN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,049.53 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KRYSTEN S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $52,049.39 Date 06/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, PAUL D, JR Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $52,048.80 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, HAROLD D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,048.69 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGELO, MARTHA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,048.67 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, IANN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $52,048.53 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, SABINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, LETICIA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, JESSICA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LAWRENCE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, NELLY H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, GABRIEL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, DENHOLM E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,048.34 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEBORAH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,048.22 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DANIEL D P Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $52,048.06 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANHEUSEN, MARK K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,047.79 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOOR, BRAD R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,047.77 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, GEORGE J Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,047.77 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Cortland Amount $52,047.19 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISBON, JENNIFER A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $52,046.89 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZVARY, CHELSEA M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $52,046.88 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LA TARSIA S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $52,046.86 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBACKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $52,046.65 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $52,046.46 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLOCA, ANGELA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,046.43 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUDE, THOMAS M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $52,046.30 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIGE, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,046.17 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, BENJAMIN, II Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, GORDON A Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, FRANCIS T Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNZIO, MARGARET A Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CATHERINE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LYNDON D Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,046.14 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, TANIKA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,046.07 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ELIZABETH M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $52,045.81 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, HILARY D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $52,045.27 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTINA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,045.27 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,045.12 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DAVID J Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $52,045.08 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, BRUCE C Employer name Town of Galway Amount $52,044.93 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ALSTER T Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $52,044.75 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DONALD R Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $52,044.67 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANS, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,044.33 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, VINCENT A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,044.26 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, BRIAN F Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $52,044.12 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPERETTI, WILLIAM J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $52,044.06 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCHMAN, KAREN SUZANNE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $52,043.98 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTINI, ANDREW S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,043.96 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPPEL, LYDIA C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $52,043.88 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAT, REBECCA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,043.86 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PETER E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $52,043.55 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, MICHELE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $52,043.54 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, DEVON M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,043.53 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, HELEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,043.53 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHARDT, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $52,042.99 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ELISHA J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $52,042.97 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $52,042.77 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, REBECCA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,042.52 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARC J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,042.47 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $52,042.39 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, THERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,042.08 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $52,042.01 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, YVETTE J Employer name Freeport Housing Authority Amount $52,041.78 Date 08/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, AUSTIN J, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,041.00 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,040.68 Date 07/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, CAROLINE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $52,040.66 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVILLE, SHAUN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $52,040.51 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MAYRA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $52,040.32 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFCHAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $52,040.29 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, VICTOR P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,040.22 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, TRACIE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,040.05 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System