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 PISANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $51,676.67 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Chemung County Amount $51,676.66 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, DANIEL R Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,676.60 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, JORDAN S Employer name Broome County Amount $51,676.55 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $51,676.32 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CATHERINE A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $51,676.32 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VICTORIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $51,675.94 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECHANOVER, VIVIAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $51,675.80 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADLINE, LAUREN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,675.55 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, JOHN F Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $51,675.45 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, MAGALY I Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $51,675.23 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTAPOW, IRENE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,675.13 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, AARON E Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $51,675.09 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, ALFRED C, JR Employer name Town of La Fayette Amount $51,674.99 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMLIN, ELEANOR M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $51,674.98 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, MARILYN Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $51,674.72 Date 01/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, NICHOLAS G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,674.55 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, WAYNE W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,674.36 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRIMA, VINCENT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $51,674.20 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, MATTHEW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $51,674.14 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, SHAQUANDA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,673.81 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ALICIA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $51,673.76 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DORIS O Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,673.51 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, TRISTA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,673.34 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERGILL, SUKHWANT K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,673.08 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYVILLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $51,672.75 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, ANTHONY Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,672.72 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, ROBERT J, III Employer name Erie County Amount $51,672.29 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWSKI, MARK D Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $51,671.78 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, JONATHAN P Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $51,671.53 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KORINIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $51,671.48 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $51,671.45 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHTS, LENIECE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,670.84 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRING, AL J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $51,670.81 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVAN, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,670.80 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, TRACY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,670.80 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, NANCY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,670.80 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECH, DIANA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,670.80 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, ROBERT W Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $51,670.58 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-WAY, DARCIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,670.52 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $51,670.44 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNATO, TRACEY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,670.32 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,670.32 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLGREN, JUDITH L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $51,670.32 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, MICHELE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,670.14 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT-BEARUP, TINA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,670.13 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASEDOW, SUSAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,670.06 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WENDY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,670.06 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DENISE A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $51,669.81 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, JANINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,669.68 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, TREAVOR J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $51,669.19 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MEGHAN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,669.10 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, HAZEL D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $51,669.05 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FONZO, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,669.02 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, ZACHARY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,668.71 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,668.20 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREDE, WANDA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,667.94 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, GENEVA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,667.75 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Busti Amount $51,667.45 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASNIER, RICHARD E Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $51,667.40 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAMES G Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $51,667.39 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNO, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $51,667.31 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGENSBURGER, BRYAN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,667.00 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, SIGNE Z Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $51,666.68 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, JENNIFER M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $51,666.66 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $51,666.64 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDINO, MARTHA B Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $51,666.61 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMERANO, ANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,666.31 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVIS, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $51,666.02 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUT, BILGEHAN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $51,666.01 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESANYA, EMMANUELLA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $51,665.94 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, A MARIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,665.50 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHANEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,665.24 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASSI, FRANK J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $51,665.08 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $51,665.04 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, SALVATORE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $51,664.76 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTKE, DAVID P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $51,664.70 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CARLA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,664.39 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $51,664.34 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MONIKA Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,664.20 Date 08/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTTI, ROBERT D Employer name City of Rome Amount $51,664.19 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDEN, FIONA C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $51,664.14 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, MARVIN O Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $51,663.48 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPWELL, ANDREA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,663.05 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHMALNEY, HEATHER D Employer name Tioga County Amount $51,663.00 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JEFFREY Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $51,662.89 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $51,662.54 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, BRIDGET A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,662.42 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CRAIG W Employer name Greene County Amount $51,661.94 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, TODD O Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,661.88 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, STEVEN R Employer name Orange County Amount $51,661.31 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, THERESA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,661.27 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURELIO, KYLE J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $51,661.08 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, ROBERT F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,660.84 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, CAROLINE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,660.76 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $51,660.70 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUGGLE, IRA P Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $51,660.46 Date 03/28/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKE, MELISSA J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,660.12 Date 04/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTUNG, JAMES M Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $51,660.10 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SCOTT D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,659.82 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System