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 CARLIN, KIM M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $51,726.09 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, FRED E Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $51,725.87 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,725.57 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, VAUGHN L, III Employer name Greece CSD Amount $51,725.29 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDEN, LINDA G Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,725.18 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, DENNIS W Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,724.97 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEHEART, VERNON A, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,724.85 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, EVA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $51,724.85 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, SUSAN R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $51,724.85 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMECA, DEBORAH Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $51,724.85 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DEIJIER C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $51,724.77 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRYAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,724.56 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, LAWANDA N Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,724.37 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $51,724.10 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, WENDY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,724.01 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $51,723.93 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLING, PAUL W Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $51,723.22 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTON, LAUREN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $51,723.07 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFF, PATRICK T Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $51,722.89 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELSO, DANIEL J Employer name Wayne County Amount $51,722.81 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, JOSHUA E Employer name Broome County Amount $51,722.77 Date 04/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWSKI, JULIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $51,722.62 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $51,722.42 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENDOR, KARLA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,722.36 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, AARON T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,722.07 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DANIELLE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,721.75 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, ERICA L Employer name Oswego Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $51,721.67 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUPP, STEVEN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,721.63 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, ANDREA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $51,721.62 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, SUE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $51,721.48 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, DANIEL J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $51,721.42 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, MATTHEW E Employer name Broome County Amount $51,721.36 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEUNAS, JAMES P Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,720.99 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTHREN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $51,720.88 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, GAIL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,720.81 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, NATHANIEL R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,720.36 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLONE, LAUREN E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,720.31 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, JOSEPH S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,720.16 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SARAH T Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $51,720.13 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TRACY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,720.03 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, FAITH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,719.91 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, ANGELA A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $51,719.89 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, JENNA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,719.85 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, TOMMY L, SR Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,719.79 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBRANI, ELISA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,719.77 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, MATTHEW K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $51,719.69 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDO, DENISE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,719.41 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTASNICK, THERESA C Employer name Town of Dover Amount $51,718.89 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $51,718.76 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MERCHANT, TRICIA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,718.69 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAM, KAREN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,718.62 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANQUIST, SARAH E Employer name Franklin County Amount $51,718.60 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, TRACY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,718.47 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, PAUL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,718.38 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DAVID W, JR Employer name Waterford Water Commission Amount $51,718.29 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID L, III Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $51,718.23 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KELLY A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,718.23 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVITT, BENJAMIN D Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,718.23 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, KELLIE A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,718.23 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MERCEDES Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,718.23 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JUSTINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,718.23 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ANDREW M Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $51,718.23 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTA, TIFFANY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,718.23 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCZYNSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,718.23 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, PATRICIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $51,718.23 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKTENWALD-FOGLE, LAURIE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $51,718.23 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, BESHARA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $51,718.23 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, SARAH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,718.10 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANIS, KEITH E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $51,717.95 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMASSIMA, EMILY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,717.76 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, LAURIE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,717.74 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PATRICK G Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $51,717.43 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBON, MARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $51,717.05 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTHEISS, KIRA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,716.63 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CAROLINE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,716.62 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGARONE, MARY ANN Employer name Somers CSD Amount $51,716.48 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOACH, VONDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $51,716.37 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MERLIN A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $51,716.33 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, TRISHA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,716.19 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $51,716.06 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIFER, PETER P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $51,716.00 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIDIA, SUSAN Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $51,715.89 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MICHAEL P Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $51,715.56 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMCHICK, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,715.51 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFFLER, TODD Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $51,715.42 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, TERRY A Employer name Erie County Amount $51,715.10 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JOEY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $51,714.88 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, RONNIE Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $51,714.66 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISANDA, MARK T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,714.45 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JO ANN R Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $51,714.40 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANLEY, LUKE P, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,714.20 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, SARAH L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $51,714.09 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEYMAN, TAMMY Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $51,713.85 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSSID, VICTORIA L Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $51,713.67 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JESSICA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $51,713.59 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAROO, DONALD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $51,713.00 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BLANCHE I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,712.57 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JOHN P Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $51,712.46 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITLAND, BURKE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $51,712.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABACZYNSKI, DEBRA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,712.37 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System