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 MALOTA, FRANCIS M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $50,757.38 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, BETH E Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $50,757.06 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, ELSIE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,756.89 Date 05/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ALLEN J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $50,756.74 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, VERONICA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,756.71 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, RANDALL L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $50,756.21 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOANN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,756.16 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $50,756.05 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, PAUL Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $50,755.96 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDZIELSKI, ANNA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,755.94 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, TERA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,755.58 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, VINCENT M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,755.51 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIK, JOHN T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $50,755.48 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONTE, ALLISON Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $50,755.01 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZI, DANIELLE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $50,754.86 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,754.80 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORYSZEWSKI, ANTHONY C Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $50,754.72 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEOGOS, ANDREW W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,754.65 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LYVONNE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,754.65 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLA, JENNIFER B Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $50,754.58 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONAN, NANCY G Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $50,754.48 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOCIO, SHERI J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,754.25 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, KYLE R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,753.94 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NICOLE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $50,753.87 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRATTE, TINA W Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,753.66 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ALEXANDER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $50,753.65 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JULIUS X Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,752.85 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUMPH, JONATHAN N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,752.85 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Canton Amount $50,752.62 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JUDITH A Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $50,751.89 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $50,751.46 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORTZ, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $50,751.28 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LEHMAN O, JR Employer name Town of Day Amount $50,751.10 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINORE, CINDY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,751.01 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLEM, BRYAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,750.94 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, STEVEN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $50,750.69 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $50,750.42 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHOLF, DON R, JR Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $50,750.42 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, JASON Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,750.20 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, EDWARD W, JR Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $50,750.01 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JASON F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,749.73 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, REBECCA L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $50,749.53 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, GABRIELLA L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $50,749.19 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,749.07 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITHE, NELVON H Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $50,748.93 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KAREN I Employer name Erie County Amount $50,748.84 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, BARRY L Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $50,748.80 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, TRAVIS S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,748.62 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CANDIDO, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $50,748.57 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,748.17 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, LORETTA M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $50,748.06 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTERO, TONI A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,747.72 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,747.65 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, TIFFANIE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,747.54 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGENITO, COSMO V, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,747.40 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTMAN, CHANA M Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $50,747.30 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, MATTHEW Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,747.18 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRER, ANGELIKA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,747.16 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEMAN, EMILY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,747.11 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, DANIEL W Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $50,746.99 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLERIN, TRISHA L H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $50,746.79 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATKER, LISA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $50,746.52 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SUSAN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,746.33 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JENNIFER E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,746.20 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, ARTHUR K, III Employer name Erie County Amount $50,746.17 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, CHARLIE L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $50,745.75 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, CHARLES A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $50,745.68 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENGROS, GEORGE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,745.40 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBIZIO, STEPHANIE S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,745.37 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKETT, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $50,745.34 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVO, JOHN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,744.77 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, AMANDA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $50,744.75 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, ROBERT J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $50,744.70 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, VICTORIA G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,744.60 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $50,744.50 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, COREY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.42 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, HANNAH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.41 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JANICE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.40 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.40 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLER, ROXANNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.38 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, JENNIFER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.38 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREICHER, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.38 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETZRING, DANIEL P Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.37 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIG, HEATHER G Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.35 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ROBIN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,744.31 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANE-WINTER, BETH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,744.17 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, LISA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $50,743.87 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSHUA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,743.83 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MAUREEN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,743.69 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,743.62 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, JOVENA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,743.53 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, ROBERT J Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $50,743.38 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATTI V Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $50,743.18 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENDINGER, STEVEN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,743.15 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDE, MICHAEL E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,743.03 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTENATI, MICHELE A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $50,742.94 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JACQUELINE D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,742.84 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JAMES J R Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $50,742.64 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JEAN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $50,742.64 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERGER, JOSEPH W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,742.63 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System