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 WANG, XUMING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,167.15 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAYLA-SAUNDERS, SEVAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $51,167.15 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMING, CLARE E Employer name Education Department Amount $51,167.15 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KATHRYN D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $51,167.15 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTA, JENNIFER F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,167.15 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, DEVONNE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,167.06 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, VICTORIA T Employer name Town of Somers Amount $51,166.90 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JAMES T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,166.82 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, RAYMOND A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $51,166.36 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAM, CHARLES Employer name City of Albany Amount $51,166.33 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, PATRICE F Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $51,166.33 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYER, NICOLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,166.01 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARON, YOLANDA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,165.88 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COE, KIMBERLY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $51,165.72 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARLENE A Employer name Roxbury CSD Amount $51,165.24 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, AUDREY P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $51,165.21 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $51,165.06 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,164.70 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,164.70 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,164.70 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGADO, YANIRA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $51,164.70 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $51,164.43 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIN, TAHIRAH Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $51,164.28 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, DAVID F Employer name Town of Torrey Amount $51,164.18 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLAK, MARK S Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $51,164.10 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $51,164.07 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TAMMARA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,163.75 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $51,163.31 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBY, TRACY L Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $51,162.92 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KENYA S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $51,162.90 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, KAREN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,162.66 Date 07/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUMAORO, ELANA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,162.29 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, JOSEPH L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $51,162.23 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSLAUER, EDWARD F Employer name Town of Leicester Amount $51,162.23 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHABOUR, RITA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $51,162.00 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, JEREMY M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $51,161.86 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPATHI, JAY B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $51,161.55 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELL, KENNETH R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $51,161.45 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASENDORF, SEAN A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $51,161.45 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DUANE N Employer name Town of Marion Amount $51,161.40 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGLE, SCOTT J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $51,161.13 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $51,161.04 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAMME, RICKEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,160.98 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JEFFREY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $51,160.70 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, KEVIN W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,160.30 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, JAMES P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $51,160.29 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, CRYSTAL E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,160.07 Date 12/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, DIANE E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $51,159.96 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHULSKI, JOSEPH P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $51,159.83 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFRONTI, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTIS, ALAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 06/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ERIKA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAFATES, THEODORE, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, LISSETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, ZULEIKA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, LORETA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIR, CHRISTINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGINI, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODING, TRACY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRILAL, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCHIOCCA, JASON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, ROSEANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICINA, ALMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JOLEEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, MEGHAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLINO, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORACE, DARLENE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZIR, ASIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEENAN, AMY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, ANNEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DEBORAH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,159.80 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, DENNIS D Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $51,159.56 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, CHRISTINE C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,159.41 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, KRASNY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,159.16 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, JUDY M Employer name Town of Clay Amount $51,159.01 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, AMANDA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,158.47 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, SUZANNE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $51,158.43 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,158.31 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, JAMES T W, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $51,157.62 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBLE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,157.50 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGELLO, ANGELO Employer name Oneida County Amount $51,157.26 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JOHN J Employer name Town of Parish Amount $51,156.74 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCUM, JASON Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $51,156.44 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, PATRICK Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $51,155.75 Date 08/22/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, MARC J Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $51,155.57 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAJCEK, KAREN M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $51,155.48 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $51,155.18 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTBANK, BRUCE A Employer name Greene County Amount $51,155.01 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGROVEJO, JORGE D Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $51,154.90 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURACE, KRISTEN M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $51,154.67 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZOWY, JOHN G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,154.47 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $51,154.46 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOVITZ, ARTHUR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,154.45 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JAIME L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $51,154.32 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, BETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $51,154.30 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAM, DONALD P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $51,154.26 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULUAGA, MARIA Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $51,154.26 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEAN, WILFORD W C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $51,154.20 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGS, LISA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $51,154.20 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System