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 O'HAGAN, ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,966.04 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, HOLLI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,965.85 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZE, JUSTIN C Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $50,965.18 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSUMER, STEPHEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,965.13 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCUP, JOHN C Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $50,964.79 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEBS, CHARLES N Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $50,964.74 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRANCE, LORI A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $50,964.69 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, SAMMY, JR Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $50,964.11 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGNINA, ANTHONY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,963.54 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWIN, SUZANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,963.40 Date 03/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENHOUSE, DESIRAE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,963.35 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, GREGORY A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $50,963.12 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, JOANNE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $50,963.10 Date 10/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITNER, JOHN E R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $50,963.05 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, MARLEY M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $50,962.90 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGEN, DIANE D Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $50,962.76 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELISKI, WILLIAM E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $50,962.69 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JASON D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,962.30 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAYSA M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $50,962.15 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMI, CAROLYN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $50,962.02 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, NICOLE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $50,962.02 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDRICK-STROH, DOREEN Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $50,961.82 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, AMANDA C Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $50,961.49 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $50,961.45 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBONSKI, MARTIN S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $50,961.38 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, EILEEN Employer name City of Albany Amount $50,960.71 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIESHA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,960.47 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, KEVIN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,960.31 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN M Employer name Essex County Amount $50,959.75 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, GARRETT J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,959.62 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOYCE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,959.58 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLITOR, MATTHEW D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,959.38 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHERA, JAMES M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $50,959.29 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZZARI, DOREEN E Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $50,959.15 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, REBECCA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,959.14 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRATOS, EVAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,959.07 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JAMIE Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $50,959.06 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOSMAN, JOSEPH W, III Employer name Madison County Amount $50,958.93 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEISHA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,958.92 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, HERBERT C Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $50,958.82 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, TERI L Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $50,958.43 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, ANTHONY S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,958.14 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENKOFF, AARON D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,958.03 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINS-TRAVIS, SHERRY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,957.94 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VANTIER, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $50,957.80 Date 08/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALESI, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $50,957.74 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, NATHANIEL S Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $50,957.71 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, ROBERT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,957.47 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Delaware County Amount $50,957.31 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, BRIAN K Employer name Albany County Amount $50,957.04 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, JAMES T Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $50,956.35 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKS, TYLIE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,956.33 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $50,956.12 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CARRIE E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,955.95 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOHN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $50,955.69 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITEV, ASPAROUH R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $50,955.68 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RASHIKA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,955.11 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKOLNIK, MARAT Employer name Warren County Amount $50,954.95 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $50,954.74 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KEVIN P Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,954.42 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUIPIS, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,954.26 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $50,953.99 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, LYNN A Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $50,953.74 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANIK, COURTNEY R Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $50,953.63 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFONE, JOHN P Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,953.60 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, COLLEEN R Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,953.45 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, ROSANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,953.40 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LARAINE Employer name Orange County Amount $50,953.19 Date 11/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, MONEEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,952.68 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWAY, JOSEPH H Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $50,952.48 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAVATCHE, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,952.41 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MARY J Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $50,952.39 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, ROSEANN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,952.31 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, BRUCE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,952.31 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOX, KEITH L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $50,951.43 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROESTY, CHERYL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $50,951.39 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYSON, VALERIE A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $50,951.13 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, KAREN S Employer name Education Department Amount $50,951.08 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, BRENDAN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,950.66 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, RYAN C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $50,950.62 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, VALERIE E Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $50,950.44 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, HILLARY A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $50,950.40 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYO, FREDERICK R Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $50,950.35 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKY, ANN M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $50,949.95 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSER, DEAN L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $50,949.72 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEST, TODD A Employer name Erie County Amount $50,949.36 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOHN H Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $50,949.32 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRY, LISA L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $50,949.23 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, CAROLYN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,949.18 Date 11/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKUCKI, STANLEY M, JR Employer name Town of Evans Amount $50,949.10 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLIVER, LISA C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $50,949.00 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, WENDY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,948.59 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDO, WILLIAM A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,947.98 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, MARY C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,947.83 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, LUCIA Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $50,947.72 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUELE-ZOTTO, ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,947.50 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANTON, SHAYLA D Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $50,947.41 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, JODI E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $50,947.40 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLEY, ALFRED C Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $50,947.32 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISKEN, LORRAINE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $50,947.16 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System