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 BLACKBURN, JEREMY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,931.07 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRUCE E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $51,930.92 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEELEY, DENISE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,930.81 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ABBIE N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,930.80 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUVANE, EILISH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $51,930.74 Date 04/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, LINDA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $51,930.72 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWBRICH, DEBRA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,930.71 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANNETTE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,930.27 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTONEN, MARY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,930.20 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINO JOHNSON, LORETTA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,930.17 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUCS, SAMANTHA R Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $51,929.72 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, PATRICK G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,929.70 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZWORKA, JASON R Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $51,929.70 Date 01/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $51,929.57 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADSON, JAMAL L Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $51,929.23 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULZBACH, ROBERT A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,929.06 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, CAROL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,929.02 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAAF, KEVIN C Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $51,929.00 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Corning Amount $51,928.84 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOX, HEATHER J Employer name Putnam County Amount $51,928.61 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, THOMAS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $51,928.57 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTWIK, LYNNETTE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,928.44 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ARNALDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,928.44 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATIE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,928.35 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATSLEY, HAROLD A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,928.34 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $51,928.33 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, FRANTZ Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,928.30 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESHON, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $51,928.24 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, DONNA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $51,928.11 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI, DEBORAH M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $51,928.08 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEPHANIE N Employer name Fulton County Amount $51,927.96 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THERESA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,927.69 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, BERNADETTE Employer name Putnam County Amount $51,927.54 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, TODD R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,927.30 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BENSCHOTEN, KURT F Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,927.18 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SANDRA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,926.92 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARROW, MELISSA C Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $51,926.91 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, RONALD L Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $51,926.84 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEB, SHERRY L Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $51,926.83 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEN, BERNARD A, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $51,925.89 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARRI, STEPHANIE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,925.89 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LAURA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,925.76 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUFFOLETTA, STEVEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $51,925.66 Date 03/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, PETER J Employer name Howland Public Library Amount $51,925.42 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILES, JENNIFER N Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,925.31 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLAND, GAVIN S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,925.25 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, TONYA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $51,925.21 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, HEATH E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,925.01 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARDLEY, SUSAN Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $51,924.79 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHN, CASSIE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,924.74 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMARD, KENNETH M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $51,924.74 Date 09/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, CYNDIE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $51,924.65 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LEONDRA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,924.52 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRLBACHER, DAVID F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,924.41 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALMATA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,924.08 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, EMILY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,923.77 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDEMGBA, OBINECHE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,923.74 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMKRAN, EMELIA T Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $51,923.45 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, LIZABETH N Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,923.39 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, REBECCA K Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $51,923.16 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOVER, EILEEN F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,922.83 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGLE, THERESE E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $51,922.81 Date 03/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINELLA, KIM M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $51,922.81 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARANO, STACY L Employer name Broome County Amount $51,922.80 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLIS, WAYNE J, JR Employer name Town of Paris Amount $51,922.16 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLES, MOLLIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,922.13 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISWEBER, NADINE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $51,921.96 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, BARBARA H Employer name Erie County Amount $51,921.80 Date 09/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLWELL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Essex County Amount $51,921.61 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, HOLLY M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,921.57 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, KANDIE S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $51,921.51 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITONTI, JACQUELINE C Employer name Montauk Library Amount $51,921.14 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, MICHAEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $51,921.11 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,921.08 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, RONALD G Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $51,920.68 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENWRIGHT, MARTIN E, IV Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,920.56 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGEON, FRANKLYN J Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $51,920.26 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, JAMIE J Employer name Town of Almond Amount $51,920.21 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DAVID C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $51,920.04 Date 08/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTORIA , ELIZABETH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,919.92 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BROCKLIN, TRAVIS L Employer name Town of Canton Amount $51,919.86 Date 12/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KARA E Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $51,919.77 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, DOUGLAS A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $51,919.69 Date 05/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPATI, AUSTIN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $51,919.58 Date 03/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, LINDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,919.50 Date 07/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, ELIZABETH W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,919.49 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDELMARK, CAROL Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $51,919.44 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVISS, GEORGE Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $51,919.40 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWARDOKUS, CINDY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,919.27 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDIT, DONNA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,919.08 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES M Employer name Town of Gilboa Amount $51,919.03 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ROY B Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,918.85 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, KERRY P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,918.82 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,918.82 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINELLI, NICHOLAS B Employer name Montgomery County Amount $51,918.79 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $51,918.72 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEENEY, GINGER E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,918.72 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVIYAK, STEVEN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $51,918.38 Date 12/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTNER, ROGER Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,917.79 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIO, ALICE F Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,917.78 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System