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 MC GREAL, CATHERINE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,289.69 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBERG, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $51,289.65 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBO, RONALD K Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $51,289.55 Date 02/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, HERBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,289.11 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZO, TONI ANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,288.90 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, THOMAS A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,288.55 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,288.53 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BRIAN A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $51,288.32 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, IVAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,288.23 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, KAREN A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $51,288.15 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, MARK D Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,287.97 Date 02/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, HATTIE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, MELISSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-DANIELS, ELENA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELNORA Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGLER, JANICE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENOTA, LAURIE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, ANGELA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GISMONDI, HEATHER E Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, PHILIP Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINTON, FRANCES B Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, PHILIP Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLIS, JANE Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-FEUER, SUSAN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLITTEN, PAMELA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, ADRIENNE H Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBIN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHENIER Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, ABRAHAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADLER, CANDACE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,287.52 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCLEROAD, JONATHAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $51,287.25 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $51,286.99 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATELLO, PHYLLIS A Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $51,286.95 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARLENE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,286.92 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, AMY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,286.76 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $51,286.48 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GREGORY Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $51,286.43 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RICHARD J Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $51,286.30 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, MARY CATHERINE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,286.24 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAROLIS, ANDREW W, SR Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $51,286.13 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, JOHN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,286.06 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSUHENE, NICOLA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $51,285.98 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MICHELLE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,285.90 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOR, REBECCA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,285.86 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIP, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,285.35 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARREAU, FRANTZ Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,285.26 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIA, STEVEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $51,284.94 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, BARBARA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,284.51 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MELISSA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $51,284.28 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BROCKLIN, SHAWN M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $51,284.04 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JUSTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,283.83 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, MANUEL A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $51,283.83 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, JAMES R Employer name Town of Union Amount $51,283.74 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYCKO, DANA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,283.72 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARRAN, ANA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPLO, CONNIEANNE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, REBECCA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLONI, DAVID J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMAIO, ANTHONY Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEREMZIS, JEFFREY E Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, TERRELL Q Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, JENNY Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRATA, TULIO A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FATIMA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, JASON D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ZORAIDA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $51,283.49 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBIDOR, WILNER Employer name NYC Judges Amount $51,283.49 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOHN C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $51,283.49 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOGEVEEN, JOHN W Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $51,283.36 Date 07/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARINA, BARBARA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $51,283.36 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACORE, DANIEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,283.10 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, CARMEN D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $51,282.85 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTA, JOHN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,282.77 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWITT, RICHARD Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $51,282.75 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATERZA, MARCO Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,282.50 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAMSNYDER, DAVID E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $51,282.33 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KYLE T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $51,281.93 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, THERESA J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $51,281.93 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA-MARTINEZ, DANIEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $51,281.89 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, LORRAINE A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $51,281.85 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, KRISTEN D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,281.75 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHLER, AMBER K Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $51,281.73 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUONO, JASON M Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $51,281.46 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DANIEL T Employer name Village of Depew Amount $51,281.29 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, THOMAS N Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,281.11 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINAS, KARISSA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $51,280.58 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, GREGORY E Employer name Tioga County Amount $51,280.51 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, WILLIAM Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $51,280.41 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, TERRY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,280.36 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTMAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $51,280.18 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Bloomfield Amount $51,280.17 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, ASHLEE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $51,279.88 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ERIC D Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $51,279.47 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSATOFF, OLGA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $51,279.01 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, CATHERINE E Employer name Clinton County Amount $51,278.86 Date 03/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, DANIEL J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $51,278.40 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, AARON E Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $51,278.40 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINTER, JOHN P Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $51,278.25 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SHERI L Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $51,278.07 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, SAMANTHA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,277.91 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System