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 JOHNSON, JANICE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,693.00 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, PHILIP W Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $51,693.00 Date 07/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GLENN V Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,692.74 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, JENNIFER A Employer name Education Department Amount $51,692.58 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, SCOTT M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $51,691.75 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, SUSAN M Employer name Essex County Amount $51,691.60 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKETT, ETHAN C Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $51,691.51 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SHIMI M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,691.41 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FLEUR, WISLER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,691.30 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $51,691.30 Date 02/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $51,691.19 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALICIA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,691.16 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINA, DIEGO F Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $51,691.14 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KATIE Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $51,691.00 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORITO, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,690.91 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAVID E Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,690.56 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUETY, MARLA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,690.23 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CAROLE P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $51,690.22 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,690.14 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, RICK Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $51,690.14 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, MARLON E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $51,690.13 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINERO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,690.04 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $51,689.77 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTO, MADELINE J Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $51,689.38 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, MICHAEL A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $51,689.28 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, ASHLEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $51,688.92 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, JOAMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,688.75 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-SULLIVAN, JOYCE E Employer name Steuben County Amount $51,688.36 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUCI, TARA A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $51,688.34 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANSKI, JOHN Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,688.07 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KATRINA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,687.73 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDWICK, JANET A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,687.66 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, ANDRE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $51,687.54 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, CRAIG R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,687.33 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, MARILYN D Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $51,686.90 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, COREY W Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,686.78 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST-POWELL, SHERELL M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $51,686.70 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, MARY ANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,686.49 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, LAURA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,686.47 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, ADAM J Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $51,686.24 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MARYANN D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,686.20 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKURKA, NICOLE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,686.08 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, REBECCA G Employer name Livingston County Amount $51,685.85 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, LUKE A Employer name Erie County Amount $51,685.44 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWSON, BRIDGET O Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,685.28 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOSEPH P Employer name Erie County Amount $51,684.96 Date 12/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, VERONICA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,684.95 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, PAUL G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $51,684.91 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTHARDT, DANIEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,684.83 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,684.55 Date 11/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTRYK, ANDREW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $51,684.24 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES R Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $51,684.19 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDINO, THOMAS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,683.95 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JESSILIN Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $51,683.65 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $51,683.61 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DEVON C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,683.56 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MICHAEL A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $51,683.55 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, BRYAN W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $51,683.45 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, CHRIS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $51,683.16 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUILWYK, DIANE L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $51,683.12 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN G Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $51,682.41 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,682.34 Date 11/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, PAMELA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,682.30 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, KATHRYN A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $51,682.00 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, RAYMOND F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $51,681.99 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, JOANN M Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $51,681.91 Date 04/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, TERRY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,681.78 Date 02/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO, ALISON M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,681.70 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ROLANDO F Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,681.66 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JEFFREY D Employer name Delaware County Amount $51,681.59 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, LORI J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $51,681.53 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, JOSEPH C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,680.99 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $51,680.85 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MARY KIMBERLY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $51,680.72 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, CONOR J Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,680.61 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONITSCH, KYLE D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $51,680.30 Date 05/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELINE N Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,680.19 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHIUDDIN, DEVIKA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $51,680.19 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANYON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Fulton County Amount $51,680.17 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $51,680.04 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLOCOLA, ROBERT L Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $51,680.00 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, DARCI E Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,679.71 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGE, THOMAS R Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,679.55 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONAL, DANIEL J Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $51,679.46 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHNELL, DANIEL E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,679.42 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLAND, TIMOTHY M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $51,679.37 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, MICHAEL A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $51,679.36 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL-GUNTER, THERESA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,678.71 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEALLY, ODETH R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $51,678.69 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTERMINE, DONALD C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,678.56 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLIGRINI, PATRICIA H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $51,678.36 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAULNIERS, DOROTHY E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,678.35 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,678.21 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, AGATHA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $51,678.10 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, LYNN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,677.97 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, JEFFERY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,677.63 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACONA, SAMUEL P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,677.53 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAREN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $51,677.49 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWSON, NATHAN I Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $51,677.35 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORE, JAMES W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,676.83 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System