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 CEPEDA, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,930.48 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, LISA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,930.08 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTALA, BARBARA I Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,930.07 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XUEREB, MARY ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,930.04 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, LISA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $50,930.00 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, KEVIN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,929.95 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MELISSA Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,929.94 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, SEAN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,929.91 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,929.87 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, REBECCA J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,929.72 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,929.42 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, GAIL A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,929.40 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $50,929.34 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, BRAD P Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $50,929.12 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKE, DE ANN L Employer name Orleans County Amount $50,928.98 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONE, ALEXANDER J Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $50,928.74 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRICE, SHANIQUA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,928.52 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DAWN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,928.35 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINETTE, JONATHAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,928.25 Date 01/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, KEVIN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,928.17 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMO-NEUDERFER, TRICIA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,927.89 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JEAN S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,927.64 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DARRELL J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,927.61 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, DOROTHY L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $50,927.51 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARZO, SUSAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,927.50 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAGAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,927.47 Date 09/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPA, LINDA R Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $50,927.03 Date 09/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, LINDA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $50,926.99 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERSHON, CRAIG D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,926.96 Date 02/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, JILL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,926.89 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, LAURIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $50,926.84 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZOS, ROSALIE Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $50,926.84 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, MISTY M Employer name Orange County Amount $50,926.76 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIMON, CAMILLE P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,926.54 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNKER, DONNIE G Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $50,926.52 Date 01/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCILO, HAJRIJA Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $50,926.51 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONOVER, ALISON Employer name Erie County Amount $50,926.38 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELINDA P Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $50,926.38 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,926.32 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, EDER E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $50,926.20 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, YVETTE B Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $50,926.11 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SEAN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,925.66 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, KELLY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,925.54 Date 06/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, SCOTT A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $50,925.46 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LOUIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,925.36 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSIT, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $50,924.98 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, ANN ZHEN HONG Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $50,924.89 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, THERESA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,924.86 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,924.69 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESKER, KATHERINE J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $50,924.47 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVER, PATRICK M Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,923.99 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LA TREACE L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,923.96 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, ALISON L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $50,923.70 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIOMBA, STACY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,923.61 Date 03/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, KATHERINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,923.60 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, OLIVERA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,923.38 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, SAMUEL Employer name Berkshire UFSD Amount $50,923.36 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, JOHN-EMBREE Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $50,923.34 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENER, MARILYN H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,922.81 Date 07/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY ANN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,922.81 Date 11/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, TANEKA S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,922.58 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKLER, BERNADETTE V Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $50,922.56 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNOCK, GERALD E, JR Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $50,922.35 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOINO, THERESA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $50,922.22 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTER, MARTIN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,922.16 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, CODY Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $50,922.10 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAS, VINCY Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,922.07 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, JANET M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,922.03 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KAREN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,922.03 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DONALD A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $50,921.78 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASAK, KYLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,921.72 Date 12/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPREY, CAMERON D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $50,921.64 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILKINGTON, COLIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,921.50 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESADA, YULAY P Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $50,921.48 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $50,921.29 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH-PACYON, LAURA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,920.92 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEN, JEFFREY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,920.85 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIU, MICHELLE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,920.65 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, JAMILA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,920.39 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, SHEILA J, MRS Employer name Village of Shortsville Amount $50,920.00 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, ANNETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,919.96 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVEN-HOLLAND, MEREDITH Employer name Albany County Amount $50,919.91 Date 12/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAMISHA M Employer name Albany County Amount $50,919.90 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBRA C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $50,919.88 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, MARK E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,919.86 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULLA, SALVATORE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $50,919.72 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, VANNESSA S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,919.71 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SUSAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,919.27 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNATO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $50,919.27 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JILL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,919.27 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILY, MELANIE J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,919.27 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ANDREA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,919.27 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLACY, DWAYNE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $50,919.24 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROARTY, JAMES C, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $50,919.12 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, CATHERINE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,918.94 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, DIANE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,918.52 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,918.36 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLE, ROBERT F Employer name Upper Hudson Library System Amount $50,918.18 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DEBRA B Employer name Erie County Amount $50,918.08 Date 06/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLY, MARIELISE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,917.03 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System