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 TISSIERA, ROBIN D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $52,010.57 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,010.43 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINMAN, JOSHUA C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $52,010.21 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, DAVID C Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $52,010.00 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Arcadia Amount $52,009.85 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOFFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $52,009.72 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACK, CAROL ANN T Employer name Merrick Library Amount $52,009.69 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SANDRA J Employer name Orange County Amount $52,009.65 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $52,009.60 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, JOHN F Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.56 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAREY, TERRANCE W Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.50 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, JACK V Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.45 Date 05/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLINGER, BRUCE W Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.44 Date 07/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, TIMOTHY W Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.44 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, JOSEPH S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $52,009.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGE, ANGELA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,009.34 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN L Employer name Broome County Amount $52,009.23 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, HEATHER S Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,009.20 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, GERALD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $52,008.90 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSEL, LENORE S Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $52,008.47 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC R Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $52,008.39 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, JOHN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $52,008.39 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCZEPANSKI, GENE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,008.35 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, THOMAS K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,008.24 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, COLEEN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,008.02 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSONDE, CAROLYN J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $52,007.87 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGERNNAK, MARGARITA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $52,007.63 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHMEIER, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,007.44 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITO, THOMAS A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $52,007.32 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GWENDORA Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,007.25 Date 07/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIACOMO, RYAN R Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $52,007.16 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERGINE, ROBERT, JR Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $52,007.12 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TODD D Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,006.86 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,006.85 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, DONALD R Employer name Town of Hamilton Amount $52,006.67 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, YVANE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,006.63 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RENEE C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,006.50 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, TINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,005.84 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALEMOU, SOFIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,005.72 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MELVIN Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $52,005.64 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PACE, ROSALIA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $52,005.54 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DIANE L Employer name Northville CSD Amount $52,005.32 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLIS, JENNY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,004.78 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMMONS, JEANETTE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $52,004.52 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISALVO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $52,004.27 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $52,004.26 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, GREGORY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $52,004.17 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,003.71 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,003.53 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $52,003.06 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,003.02 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIE, ADAM M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,002.88 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNCY, KENT A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,002.60 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGE, ROBERT J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,002.48 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLT, MARIE C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,002.40 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JULIE S Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $52,002.35 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASLOSKI, JOHN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,001.87 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MAISLYNN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,001.70 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, G.DOLSY M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,001.69 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREZA, NADINE M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $52,001.61 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, VIVIAN L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,001.45 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, PATRICIA B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $52,001.29 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, TANNER S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,001.14 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, DOMINIC M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,001.05 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, TREAVA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,000.65 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBNER, PAUL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,000.63 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSCHIGNANO, MARY E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $52,000.33 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JEFFRY G Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,000.25 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, ADAM T Employer name Town of Hurley Amount $52,000.20 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,000.02 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMBLITT, DANIEL R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $52,000.01 Date 04/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKEN, H PHILIP Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,000.00 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALASIESKI, FRANCIS J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,000.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TARA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $52,000.00 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, TIFFANY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,000.00 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, THOMAS H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,000.00 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSC, MILENA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,000.00 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEIRO, PEDRO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $52,000.00 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QIAN, FENG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,000.00 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BERTRAM A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $51,999.91 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, RHONDA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,999.90 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Albany Amount $51,999.75 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSSING, AMY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,999.65 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOONE, DAPHNE Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $51,999.54 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORER, BRIAN M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $51,999.16 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, CHRISTINE L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $51,999.16 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLOS H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,998.96 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCIS, JOHN D Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $51,998.92 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $51,998.73 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, CHAD A Employer name Seneca County Amount $51,998.68 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, DANIEL V Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,998.48 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, KENNETH M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $51,998.43 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, FRANCES Employer name Orange County Amount $51,998.36 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,998.34 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, RICKEY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,998.18 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GLENDA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,998.11 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $51,997.86 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVES, CYNTHIA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,997.76 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENFELD, SARA W Employer name Warren County Amount $51,997.73 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINO, TAMARA L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $51,997.68 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System