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 CARR, SUSAN R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $51,154.00 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOLDER, SHELLEY R Employer name Newark CSD Amount $51,154.00 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $51,153.94 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $51,153.89 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, EARL E Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $51,153.79 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BRANDON E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,153.77 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULETTE Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,153.43 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, MARGARET M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $51,153.16 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN D Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $51,152.90 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MICHAEL A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $51,152.76 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, LEONELDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,152.69 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $51,152.49 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEK-SLINKOSKY, DEBORAH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,152.15 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JUAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,152.11 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAJAS, MARIA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,151.96 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNER, BRIAN P Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,151.88 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, SARAH N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $51,151.82 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID W Employer name Yates County Amount $51,151.76 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, ANNETTE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $51,151.75 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHS, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $51,151.72 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JENNIFER K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $51,151.61 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, LINDA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,151.53 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, JOYCELYN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,151.16 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, HEATHER J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,150.99 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, SUZANNE Z Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $51,150.83 Date 03/09/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWAN, FAITH A Employer name Department of Law Amount $51,150.51 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER SMITH, JACINTH A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $51,150.18 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $51,149.75 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONOFREY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,149.64 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINO, FELICIA A Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $51,149.56 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JOHN J, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,149.42 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MUBASHAR Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $51,149.32 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZEL, MARIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $51,149.07 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNY, RANDY A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $51,149.02 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYNER, EMMA Z Employer name Columbia County Amount $51,148.98 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDELL, TODD W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $51,148.77 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $51,148.50 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINI, LAURA S Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $51,148.50 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, ANNA A Employer name Orange County Amount $51,148.44 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEKOSKIE, JEFFREY R Employer name Ulster County Amount $51,148.33 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, MICHAEL W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $51,148.32 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRE, MATTHEW G Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $51,148.24 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SHAJAN P Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $51,147.73 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $51,147.63 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCININNI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,147.31 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JORDAN B Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $51,147.22 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUO, SEAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $51,147.13 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLWACZNY, MONICA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,147.11 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINATO, SHARON L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $51,147.07 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSHAID, JAMES M Employer name Education Department Amount $51,146.98 Date 07/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLHFERT, DENISE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $51,146.87 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Town of Spencer Amount $51,146.68 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOK, JOHN R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $51,146.61 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERNEST G Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $51,146.52 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, DARYL L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $51,146.51 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHEILDA N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,146.33 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, CARMELINA Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $51,145.98 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, KATHERINE K Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,145.92 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, LAURIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $51,145.91 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETLER, ALAN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $51,145.19 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ONNALEE C Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,145.15 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $51,144.59 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAGARDE, DENISE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $51,144.45 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANN M Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $51,144.30 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KATHLEEN B Employer name Orange County Amount $51,143.94 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $51,143.76 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVAREZ, VIVIAN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $51,143.60 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, JAMES E Employer name Fulton County Amount $51,143.60 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, LOUISA Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,143.56 Date 03/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, PAUL K Employer name Wayne County Amount $51,143.03 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, ROSENA S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $51,143.02 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, GUY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $51,143.00 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, LYNN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $51,143.00 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, JENNIPHER R Employer name Livingston County Amount $51,142.87 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, SARAH K Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $51,142.86 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $51,142.81 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RICHARD E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $51,142.61 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, MICHELLE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,142.61 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, LINDA M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $51,142.60 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL HAWA, ELLEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $51,142.47 Date 09/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, LORI A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $51,142.39 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, STEVEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,142.30 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORA, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,142.18 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $51,142.11 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CAROLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $51,141.97 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DONALD J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $51,141.75 Date 07/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYERS, KERRI L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $51,141.60 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of North Collins Amount $51,141.20 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DOUGLAS B Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $51,140.94 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZANOUSKY, VERNEA T Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $51,140.78 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ROBERT W Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $51,140.68 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ANGELA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,140.64 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WAYNE D Employer name Genesee County Amount $51,140.61 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, DENISE L Employer name City of Middletown Amount $51,140.54 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRON, PAULETTE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $51,140.10 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, PEGGY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $51,139.90 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DAVID Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,139.30 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MICHAEL S Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $51,139.18 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, ALONZO, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $51,139.12 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, FRANCIS J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $51,138.85 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System