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 DE FRANCO, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,758.26 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $51,757.86 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMPONE, JOSHUA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,757.55 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUTENGER, MICKEAL R, JR Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $51,757.33 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, JULIO V Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $51,757.30 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, NIEL P Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $51,757.14 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEEVER, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $51,757.07 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSDOWNE, GARY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $51,756.89 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWIE, JULIE D Employer name Newark CSD Amount $51,756.60 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURDLE, MAUVA H V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,756.56 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,756.14 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, WILLIAM D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,756.07 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTZ, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,755.49 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, ABUL MUNEEM M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,755.06 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROLSTON S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $51,755.03 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, JOSE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $51,755.02 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, KYLE T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,754.64 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEJAR, GILDA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,754.59 Date 02/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, KATHLEEN T Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $51,754.54 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUNK-MOYNIHAN, ATHENA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $51,754.53 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANTON, MONTROSE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,754.33 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAILBURN, DEWEY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,754.12 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, LINDA K Employer name Newark CSD Amount $51,754.04 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CARLA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,753.87 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVELLO, JAMIE-LEA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,753.46 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, YOLANDA R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $51,753.42 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARIANN Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $51,753.29 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVLIN, LESTER F Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,752.38 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, DANIEL L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,752.35 Date 04/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, LYNDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,752.23 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGDAHL, KAREN M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $51,752.20 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCUTT, MELISSA D Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,752.12 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARUSZKA, PAUL K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,751.91 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAR, JENNIFER M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $51,751.79 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,751.77 Date 03/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIPIETRO, DENNIS Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $51,751.41 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ALLISON A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $51,751.18 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTOUAN, SUZELLE F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,750.90 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TONYA C Employer name Livingston County Amount $51,750.67 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBNACK, ERIN K Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $51,750.58 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KORY A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $51,750.42 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTERMAN, BRETT P Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,750.32 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAND, ASHLEY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,749.58 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGNON, ANN M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $51,749.45 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASZEWSKI, GARY W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,749.42 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOST, CHRISTINE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $51,749.38 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MATTHEW J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,749.29 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $51,749.22 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JEAN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $51,748.98 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGLIA, KRISTINA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,748.97 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINSTON, MICHAEL D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $51,748.87 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $51,748.71 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LISETTE Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $51,748.59 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTICK, LAWRENCE P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $51,748.56 Date 01/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELL, MONICA Y Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $51,748.48 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPEE, DONALD L, JR Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $51,748.46 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, VERONICA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $51,748.15 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, JAMIE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,748.08 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CAROLE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,747.92 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZI, GILDA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,747.58 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NAME, PATRICK F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $51,747.24 Date 02/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, STEVEN J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,747.20 Date 02/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIKA, MICHELE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,746.84 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEB, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,746.82 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JUSTIN R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $51,746.79 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEBER, JOHN F Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $51,746.79 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $51,746.72 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BARBARA L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,746.36 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASI, DAVID A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,746.32 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, LINDA A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $51,746.27 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MEGAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,746.12 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVITABILE, GUIDO Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $51,746.08 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMONDO, CORRIE-LYNN P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $51,746.07 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, AWILDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,745.80 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, ALYSSA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $51,745.77 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DAMON R Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $51,745.71 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBECK, JOHN W Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $51,745.64 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, REGINA M Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $51,745.60 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, LINDA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,745.52 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSIRI, BEHNAZ Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,745.19 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVINO, PAT A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $51,745.19 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, NEIL F Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $51,745.17 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JULIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,744.75 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, MICHELE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $51,744.64 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, CORIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,744.15 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, MATTHEW E Employer name Albany County Amount $51,743.59 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, KELLY R Employer name Erie County Amount $51,743.50 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,743.09 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRON, MARY J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $51,743.00 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, REGINA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $51,743.00 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JUN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,742.69 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, GLENN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,742.69 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGIELINSKI, SUSAN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,742.67 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SHIRLEY V Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $51,742.30 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orange County Amount $51,741.88 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINELA, CELIA A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $51,741.76 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, NICOLE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,741.66 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $51,741.51 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO, MARIA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $51,741.51 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $51,741.42 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System