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 SCHNEIDER, DEANNA J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $51,777.00 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROSEMARY I Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $51,776.84 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, MICHELLE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,776.73 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MAUREEN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $51,776.65 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIBSTEIN, ZACHARY Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,776.48 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, KELLY A Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $51,776.45 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRERA, CARLOS J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $51,776.34 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, WILLIAM C Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $51,776.31 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMER, DEREK W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $51,776.16 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ERASMO Employer name Delaware County Amount $51,776.14 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, LARRY R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $51,776.07 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBORO, PAMELA C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,775.55 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, TERRELL R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,775.55 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLITTGERBER, DEAN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $51,775.47 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROXANA L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $51,775.36 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, AMY J Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $51,774.95 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JONATHAN H Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $51,774.72 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAULO, DEREK M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $51,774.61 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, LORRAINE G Employer name City of Olean Amount $51,774.45 Date 09/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, PAMELA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $51,774.34 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSON, CURTIS Employer name Broome County Amount $51,774.23 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOCH, PATRICK T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,774.17 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JOLANE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,774.10 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDMAN, BRYAN K Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $51,774.03 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, JOHN S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $51,773.74 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, RAFAELA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $51,773.47 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERLE, GAIL M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,772.85 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTLE, JASON M Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $51,772.75 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, EULA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,772.60 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ZACHERY T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $51,772.31 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ALAN G Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $51,772.30 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, LOUIS Employer name Putnam County Amount $51,772.11 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILIRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $51,772.08 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,771.94 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAIN, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Perry Amount $51,771.87 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $51,771.79 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, PRISCILLA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,771.66 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBAR, ROMONA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,771.18 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, LAURENE L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $51,771.04 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, AMY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,770.44 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVERS, COREY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,770.26 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODALL, BREA N Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $51,770.25 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIGLIERE, CAROLE C Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $51,769.93 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, JOHN A Employer name Chenango County Amount $51,769.64 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, DONNA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,769.27 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIFELD, KERRI E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,768.90 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTA, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $51,768.84 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, SEAN PAUL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $51,768.39 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, DENZIL V Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $51,768.16 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-MC LEAN, SEAN M Employer name Town of Chili Amount $51,768.14 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROTOTARO, DOREEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,768.11 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEKOYA, NIMOTA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,768.08 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MAUREEN B Employer name Putnam County Amount $51,767.92 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, BETINA E Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $51,767.79 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVACQUA, ALBERT A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,767.78 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, MELISSA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $51,767.60 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, JAMES S Employer name Erie County Amount $51,767.45 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSIO, LAURIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,767.23 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, TIMOTHY G Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $51,766.87 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, DALE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,766.86 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMO, DOLORES L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,766.80 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIACE, NICOLE I Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,765.51 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSON, MARYANN R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,765.48 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, AMY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,765.34 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, JOSEPH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,765.15 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITITTO, DOMINICK R, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $51,764.52 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CARRIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,764.37 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MUTH, TRAVIS M Employer name Genesee County Amount $51,764.36 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMILIO, ANDREW A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $51,764.27 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, BRENDA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,764.22 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JOSE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $51,763.56 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JONATHAN R Employer name Steuben County Amount $51,763.53 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, STEVEN C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $51,763.41 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSKI, JANICE H Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,763.35 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERACKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $51,763.35 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, MICHAEL D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,762.91 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, MARK E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $51,762.46 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, MARK L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,762.44 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN LESSARD, JILL E Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $51,762.41 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOS, ISAAC B Employer name City of Troy Amount $51,762.11 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PENNY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $51,761.76 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BEAU, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,761.65 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEULAND, ELIZABETH A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $51,761.44 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSIE, JILL M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,761.23 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREISER, NYREE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,761.22 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAMES T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,761.22 Date 11/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MELODY S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,761.22 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGLI, MARGARET L Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $51,761.18 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JOHN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,760.88 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, JOANNE J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $51,760.88 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, JENNIFER C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,760.75 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, PAUL C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,760.64 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RONALD C, III Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $51,759.67 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERS, VALERIE L Employer name Washington County Amount $51,759.62 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANERI, VICTORIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,759.43 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, DALE H Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,759.38 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $51,759.26 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAETH, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $51,758.96 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEWNICZAK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,758.74 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KEVIN P Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $51,758.62 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System