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 HODGE, ROBERT W Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $51,354.53 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, AMANDA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,354.50 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, PATRICIA J Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $51,354.44 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GDANSKI, WENDY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,354.43 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JENNIFFER Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,354.26 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAQUEL Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,353.77 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDEN, STEVEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,353.15 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, ELIZABETH K Employer name City of Kingston Amount $51,352.91 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, AARON J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $51,352.73 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOAD, THOMAS D Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,352.57 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $51,352.56 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, ERIN S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $51,352.50 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KATARZYNA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $51,352.46 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, PAULA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $51,352.23 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAH, TARRAH N Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $51,351.37 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, SUSAN J Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,351.19 Date 07/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVAUGH, GREG A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,351.05 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, NATHANIEL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,350.97 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KAREN JEAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,350.65 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LILYBELL Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,350.58 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Amount $51,350.57 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MOHSIN S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,350.52 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, NICHOLAS B Employer name Town of Alexander Amount $51,350.50 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINER, NATALYA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,350.48 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,350.42 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, SCOTT A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,350.36 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERGE, SARAH L Employer name Franklin County Amount $51,350.36 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, CLAUDIA Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,350.32 Date 10/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIPCZUK, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $51,350.23 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, KELLY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,350.09 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBE, ELIZABETH M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $51,350.09 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACKER, DENNIS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,350.04 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $51,349.89 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JEFFREY S Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $51,349.61 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARWELL, CHARLES J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,349.59 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMENY, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,349.54 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $51,349.36 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEJO, FAUSTO Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $51,349.24 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, TRACIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,348.94 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, MARGARET M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $51,348.84 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAKEISHA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,348.62 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, TRACY C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $51,348.60 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLNEY, MARYBETH Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,348.58 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYDER, CLIFFORD G Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,348.36 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, BEVERLY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,348.11 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, RORY D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $51,347.95 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, PATTI-JO D Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $51,347.66 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIA, JEFFREY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $51,347.60 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $51,347.40 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, LINDA D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $51,347.40 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN-WATTS, SHAKERA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,347.28 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, RHONDA N Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,347.19 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKY, TARA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,347.04 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CHRIS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $51,346.60 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROBIALA, DANIEL Employer name City of Auburn Amount $51,346.56 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DANA C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,346.39 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDDEN, LORNA Y Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $51,346.24 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY C Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $51,346.14 Date 04/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, GINA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,346.10 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JUDE K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,346.06 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, GAYE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $51,345.61 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLER, DONALD G Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $51,345.61 Date 03/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,345.48 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURANGE, BRIAN K, JR Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $51,345.42 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, BETH E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,345.42 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINA, THOMAS W Employer name Department of State Amount $51,345.40 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIER, JOSHUA M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $51,345.20 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, SELENA L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $51,345.03 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONELLI, PETER Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,344.95 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Wayne County Amount $51,344.84 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, FRANKLIN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,344.68 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHELE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $51,344.62 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANDETTI, LINDA A Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $51,344.22 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOLNIK, RICHARD J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $51,343.93 Date 03/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSKI, LESTER Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $51,343.64 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, LYNETTE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,343.39 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOSTHENE, MARC A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $51,343.35 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $51,343.28 Date 02/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MARY JANE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,343.10 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JOSEPH P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,342.84 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCHIOTO, THOMAS Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $51,342.67 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESA, JAIRO A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $51,342.32 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, MICHAEL D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,342.32 Date 06/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CRISTINA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,341.31 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JEFFERY A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $51,341.16 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, CAROLYN A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $51,340.88 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, STEVE V, JR Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $51,340.87 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TONIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,340.83 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMBIE, OLGA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,340.36 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, REENA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,340.22 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Saratoga Springs Housing Auth Amount $51,340.19 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRIAN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,340.13 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM C Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $51,339.95 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KAREN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $51,339.95 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCYK, NICHOLAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,339.94 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JUSTIN A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $51,339.81 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $51,339.60 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $51,339.60 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECK, KIM E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $51,339.60 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, TARA L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $51,339.47 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System