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 DEWITT, LORI Employer name Albany County Amount $51,138.81 Date 12/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLENE S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $51,138.79 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, LAURA LYNN Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,138.74 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, JOSEPH H Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $51,138.72 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, CATHERINE Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $51,138.68 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRALE, LAURIE B Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $51,138.34 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, JACQUELINE V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $51,138.30 Date 02/28/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUBERSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $51,137.75 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AURORA D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $51,137.74 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, ROBERT F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $51,137.63 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFOWER, AMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $51,137.58 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, PAMELA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,137.52 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-BOWEN, SOPHIA A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $51,137.46 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, ELI W, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $51,137.39 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURRICHIO, LISA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $51,137.20 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DANIEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,137.18 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WILLIAM H Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $51,136.69 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NELSON Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $51,136.43 Date 11/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROSE M Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $51,135.83 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANGALA, SHAILAJA Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $51,135.64 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSHAD, NAVEED Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $51,135.57 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Orleans County Amount $51,135.42 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, THOMAS Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $51,135.05 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CATHERINE D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $51,134.68 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTENY, JASON B Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $51,134.50 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA CRUZ, ELENA N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $51,134.46 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, DREW H Employer name Cortland County Amount $51,134.37 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, LEE T Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $51,134.20 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTED, JOSEPH R Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,134.10 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, DAVID L Employer name Town of Denning Amount $51,133.84 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, LARRY H Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $51,133.80 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JENNIFER R Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $51,133.65 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, BRIDGET A Employer name Washington County Amount $51,133.60 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTMAN, DENNIS R, II Employer name Cornell University Amount $51,133.09 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHUTA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,132.43 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINZER, AMY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,132.04 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREVIS, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,132.00 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLS, MARILYN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,132.00 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, ADRIENNE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,132.00 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCIO, ROSALIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,132.00 Date 10/26/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, HOLLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $51,132.00 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, SCOTT W Employer name Village of Theresa Amount $51,131.68 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, CARRIE E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,131.36 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, KURT R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $51,130.70 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, KYLIE R Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $51,129.99 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBLATT, MELISSA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,129.83 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSEN, GEORGE T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $51,129.77 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGA, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $51,129.75 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $51,129.74 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, MARK J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $51,128.74 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, MIOSOTIS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $51,128.72 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHICA, ROBERT Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $51,128.50 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, TYLER J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $51,128.48 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAK, JOHN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $51,128.34 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALOBOS, ERIC R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,127.95 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, JOSE T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $51,127.76 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,127.47 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, DANA L Employer name City of Rome Amount $51,127.33 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, GREGORY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $51,127.01 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHAEL A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $51,126.66 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREZGA, DARLENE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $51,126.40 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, CATHERINE E Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $51,125.93 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,125.83 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, CHRISTINA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $51,125.72 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, LAURIE A Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,125.58 Date 06/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DONALD O, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $51,125.47 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MUHAMMAD J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $51,125.28 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SEAN P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $51,125.28 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERTA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,125.17 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, MARK E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $51,125.13 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT B Employer name Monroe County Amount $51,125.02 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDONCA, FRANCIS J Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $51,124.82 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, TRACIE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $51,124.71 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTLETHWAITE, JENNY M Employer name Warren County Amount $51,124.54 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, LYNN L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $51,124.51 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $51,124.43 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARATA, ASHLEY N Employer name Otsego County Amount $51,123.68 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUDY L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $51,123.60 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, ANGIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $51,123.29 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIM, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $51,123.25 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, TODD H Employer name Town of Lima Amount $51,123.04 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JULIUS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $51,123.02 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUNNEY, NOREEN L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $51,122.86 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORAVANTI, REBECCA A Employer name Erie County Amount $51,122.71 Date 04/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, THOMAS C Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $51,122.60 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRESCENZO, DEAN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $51,122.49 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, APRIL G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $51,122.45 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPISI, STEPHANO A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $51,122.45 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, CARL J, SR Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $51,122.15 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLICOSS, MARIE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $51,122.13 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,122.13 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHARDT, DENISE A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $51,122.13 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, LESLIE A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $51,121.99 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $51,121.09 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, ALICE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $51,121.05 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTELLI, GREG T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $51,120.81 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, DENNIS J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $51,120.56 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LA TONYA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $51,120.55 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSOMS, HELENE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $51,120.42 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, BILLIE JO Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $51,120.39 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System