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 MILAZZO, TANYA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $51,218.92 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURZ, DEBORAH B Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $51,218.88 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERMAN, PAMELA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $51,218.47 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZENDOWSKI, MARIANNE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,218.43 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, CAROL A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,218.42 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MARTIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,218.21 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, MADELINE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $51,218.20 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $51,218.07 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, VALERIE A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $51,217.99 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLISEN, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $51,216.95 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, CHARLENE S Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $51,216.65 Date 07/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, VALERIE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $51,216.56 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, MARY F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,216.42 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, BRAULIO A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,215.98 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBOLD, ETHELIA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $51,215.56 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANARO, SUZANNE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,215.23 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MICAH L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $51,215.09 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVINTOZELSKY, VASILY Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $51,214.91 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRISI, CAROLE A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $51,214.66 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DAVID D Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $51,214.57 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALK, LUCILLE A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $51,214.30 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, NICOLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,214.29 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMA, DIANE C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $51,213.86 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LINNETTE Employer name Rockland County Amount $51,213.78 Date 12/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $51,213.70 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEESS, TRACEY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $51,213.52 Date 06/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DAMON L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,213.51 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DARIN C Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,213.11 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LAVERNE C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $51,213.08 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOHN PAUL Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,213.00 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, GREGORY R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $51,212.86 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DIANA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,212.66 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, DAYNA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,212.46 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $51,212.37 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDEUR, CHRIS R Employer name Oswego County Amount $51,212.23 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, CANDACE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $51,212.19 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORISSET, JOELLE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,212.05 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, STEVEN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $51,212.03 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, EDWARD F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $51,211.70 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAZA, NAGIANE Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $51,211.60 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORINGTON, TROY R Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $51,211.40 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRO, DAVID L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,211.00 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KRISTINA M Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $51,210.39 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBY, DAVID M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,210.27 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGLUND, ELIZABETH A Employer name Chemung County Amount $51,210.08 Date 11/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, EMILY A Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $51,210.02 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, JOSHUA J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $51,209.99 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARABASH, ROMAN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $51,209.80 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, WENDY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,209.78 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANI, AREF Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $51,209.78 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, DONNA G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,209.66 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINING, FREDERICK S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,209.50 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTA, CHRISTINA Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $51,209.33 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEATT, KRISTIN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $51,208.75 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARIA L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $51,208.39 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, OLIVIA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,208.00 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, ALEX A Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $51,207.97 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, GERI L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $51,207.80 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JON M, JR Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $51,207.64 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FORT-COLIN, PIERRE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $51,207.44 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA MONICA, FRANCES D Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $51,207.35 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, GARY Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $51,207.12 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $51,207.03 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNTZ, JILL A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $51,206.65 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOSTER-GRAHAM, MARY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,206.50 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATHRAPALLY, THOMAS P Employer name Education Department Amount $51,206.44 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, DANIELLE S Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $51,206.37 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOZOBA, AGATHA C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,206.35 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIALLO, THIERNO M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,206.18 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JUNA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $51,206.18 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, VICTORIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $51,206.17 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINANAN, GENEVIEVE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $51,206.16 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES C Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $51,206.13 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPSTEEN, JAMES Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $51,205.99 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, KIM E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $51,205.98 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TIMOTHY A, SR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $51,205.90 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, EDWARD J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $51,205.82 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARSE, FRANCIS V Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,205.69 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KRYSTAL R Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,205.68 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, BOZENA N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,205.62 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, CHERYL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,205.60 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, JOSEPH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,205.58 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMUSIS, MICHELE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,205.53 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, KARAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $51,205.45 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, BELINDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,204.85 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZER, GABRIELLA M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $51,204.75 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, PAULETTE G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,204.75 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JENNY Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,204.70 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, PAULINE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $51,204.68 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONHEIMER, SCOTT P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $51,204.33 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,204.04 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, BRENDAN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,203.82 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RONNIE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,203.82 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KRYSTLE K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $51,203.76 Date 09/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, SHARON C Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $51,203.69 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $51,203.69 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRAN, SHAHNAJ B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,203.55 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIFFERON, PATRICK E Employer name Chemung County Amount $51,203.24 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, ANNETTE Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $51,202.48 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, JODI J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,202.30 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System