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 BROWN, CINDY Employer name Chenango County Amount $51,791.00 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYSAMAN, SHAUN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,790.82 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERFIEN, PENNY J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $51,790.59 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, MICHAEL P Employer name Greene County Amount $51,790.50 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEK, THOMAS G Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $51,790.48 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZ, JASON C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,790.44 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTON, TARA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,790.44 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, DANIEL N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,790.44 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSSER, RICKEY W Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,790.30 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDEL, GINA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $51,790.04 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHAEL T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,789.79 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SEAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,789.75 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRUFF, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Byron Amount $51,789.74 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABEL, BONHOMME Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,788.89 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRIAN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,788.83 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, WILLFREDO Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $51,788.76 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAACK, JEFFREY H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $51,788.61 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMLIN, NELSON I Employer name Schoharie County Amount $51,788.38 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBART, GWEN N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,788.29 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, DUANE H Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $51,788.27 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, JUDY P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,788.16 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SHUCREEN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,787.72 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CATHERINE Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $51,787.24 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, NANCY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $51,787.24 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,787.08 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BRITTNIE N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,787.06 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSZIO, STEPHEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,786.96 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CAROLINE E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,786.60 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVALI, MABEL F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,786.57 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, LEONARD C, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $51,786.34 Date 08/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, DANIELLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,786.00 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, THOMAS H Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,785.72 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAVEN, DEANNA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,785.65 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $51,785.13 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHANNON M Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,785.00 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDEAU, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $51,784.83 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANOFF, BOBBI-ANN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $51,784.68 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDE, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,784.66 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,784.37 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, THOMAS P Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $51,784.22 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, LUCAS C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,784.14 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATON, NICHOLAS J Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $51,783.99 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOANNA I Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $51,783.90 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, REBECCA K Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $51,783.49 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASINSKI, EVELYN A Employer name Orange County Amount $51,783.22 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN-BRADLEY, JANE E Employer name Orange County Amount $51,783.19 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, RENE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $51,782.95 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPTON, JO ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $51,782.93 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIWALD, DIANE C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,782.92 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREGLIA, BERNADETTE M Employer name Orange County Amount $51,782.92 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, BONNIE E Employer name Orange County Amount $51,782.79 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGEMEYER, BARBARA A Employer name Orange County Amount $51,782.75 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, NANCY K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $51,782.60 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JOHN P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $51,782.24 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DAWN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,782.21 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLOWSKI, FRANK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,782.08 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEVEN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,781.09 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, DAVID C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $51,780.83 Date 05/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDBALL, MOIRA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,780.48 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSZUST, ROXANNE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,780.45 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, HENRY T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,780.40 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAIL, BEVON L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $51,780.30 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, LORI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,779.96 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, JEFFREY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,779.91 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRON-MOTA, DOREEN H Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $51,779.87 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHELLE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,779.77 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $51,779.73 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,779.66 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTEESA, PAUL Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,779.52 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHIRLEY BELL Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,779.52 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, ROBERT C, SR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,779.41 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCHETTE, ELLEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,779.38 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHAWN J Employer name Cortland Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $51,779.35 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $51,779.23 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, LINDA E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $51,779.19 Date 08/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEERER, ELLEN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.14 Date 09/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BEVERLY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.07 Date 02/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JUDITH A Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.07 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINAGRA, DIEDRE Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.06 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIGER, LAURIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.05 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZMAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.03 Date 10/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHARA, THOMAS F Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,779.00 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGHABEKIAN, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,778.95 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARIELLO, CHERYL E Employer name Education Department Amount $51,778.92 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATECOLA, DARLENE A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $51,778.66 Date 01/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,778.66 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENEA, JOHN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $51,778.28 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIEMMO, ANGELO Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $51,778.18 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, FRANK R Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $51,778.14 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JACQUELYN A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $51,778.02 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT MARTIN, VIOLETTE M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $51,777.90 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, TERRY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,777.84 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, FRANK J Employer name Morris CSD Amount $51,777.79 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCO, JASON S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,777.65 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BONNIE J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $51,777.38 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, WENDY H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,777.29 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NELSON A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,777.23 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCALDO, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,777.20 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, JOHN S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $51,777.08 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ROBERT L Employer name Village of Avon Amount $51,777.06 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System