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 CONGDON, ANDREW J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $51,587.47 Date 03/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNEN, DAVID T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $51,587.41 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MARIA D Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $51,587.04 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TISHA C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $51,586.90 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJECKI, KRYSTYNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,586.89 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEDON, MICHAEL J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,586.64 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRILL, MATTHEW A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,586.59 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, PHILIP Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,586.39 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, TINA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $51,586.29 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, TODD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,586.01 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANHAM, CHRISTINA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $51,585.98 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, ALYSHA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,585.86 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, BRYAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,585.84 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RYAN W Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $51,585.83 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,585.46 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCO, ANITA LOUISE G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,585.23 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, ANTONETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $51,585.12 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, MARYLOU Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $51,585.05 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANSTON, MICHELLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,585.01 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, ANGELA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,584.93 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, GEORGE K Employer name Albany County Amount $51,584.93 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN J Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $51,584.62 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, STACIE E Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $51,584.47 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BARBARA E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $51,584.46 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL-SMITH, ALLISON S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,584.17 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLBRANT, KEITH D Employer name Education Department Amount $51,584.08 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, MANUEL Employer name Catskill Housing Authority Amount $51,584.00 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, CATHERINE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $51,583.84 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, SUZETTE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $51,583.38 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, JAMES H Employer name Erie County Amount $51,583.33 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,583.30 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, ERIK S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $51,582.83 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, RICHARD S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,582.66 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, TAMMIE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $51,582.56 Date 06/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANGER, KENNETH H, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $51,582.44 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANO, BRIAN D Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,582.42 Date 02/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER-HARRISON, SARAH Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,582.22 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,582.13 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ALEX Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $51,582.12 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIANO, SARAH H Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,581.87 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, CAROL L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,581.87 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, DEBRA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,581.87 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KAREN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $51,581.87 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,581.27 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, NOAH S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $51,581.27 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,581.27 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWIDA, JAMES C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $51,581.24 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JULIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,581.23 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOGERO, CAITLIN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,581.07 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKBRIDGE, THOMAS F Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,581.00 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCHER, ANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $51,580.97 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWE, SIMON I Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $51,580.92 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERQUEIRA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,580.92 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, MATTIE DELORIS Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $51,580.73 Date 11/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $51,580.50 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ROCHELLE V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,580.39 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, NICOLE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $51,580.37 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHEE, TANYA A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $51,580.23 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, HERBERT J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,580.21 Date 03/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $51,580.11 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Delaware County Amount $51,579.76 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PETRIS, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $51,579.63 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, SARAH Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $51,579.51 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATI, CLAIRE M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $51,579.08 Date 04/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, PAMELA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,578.76 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, TARRAH C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $51,578.74 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, MARY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $51,578.59 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $51,578.46 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, JEWEL C Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,577.95 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, VICTORIA K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $51,577.74 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, LEONEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,577.56 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BETHZAYDA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,577.50 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JO ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,576.80 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, MICHAEL P D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $51,576.77 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLABAC-MYERS, CARRIE R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,576.65 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, CLIFF Employer name Education Department Amount $51,576.48 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JUSTIN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,576.41 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARDHAMI, ARDIANA Employer name City of Albany Amount $51,576.34 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDSELAK, WASYL Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $51,576.04 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVARO, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, JANINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURI, STEPHEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, LINDA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPNIS-KALOMERES, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANN NASH, CAROL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DARLICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZZO, DANIELLA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 03/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MICHELLE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATALINO, KATHERINE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.60 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUG, ANDREW J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $51,575.34 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, PAUL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $51,575.21 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAS-D'ALESSIO, SANDRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,575.20 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMA, JOSEPH H Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $51,574.93 Date 10/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MATTHEW L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,574.44 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PATRICIA G Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $51,574.31 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, MICHELE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,574.22 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHERILYN K Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,574.15 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, KURIAN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $51,574.09 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Perry Amount $51,574.00 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System