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 MANDARA, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Gates Amount $50,716.37 Date 01/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, SANDRA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,716.22 Date 08/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, CHERYL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,715.91 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, CHRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,715.69 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $50,715.56 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MYRON A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,715.45 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLIE, EILEEN A Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,715.44 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLNICK, STEPHEN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,715.31 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JANET Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,715.23 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MATTHEW C Employer name Delaware County Amount $50,715.09 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILE, CORRINNE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,715.04 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Ontario County Amount $50,714.95 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, DEBBIE A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $50,714.80 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ZEBEDEE Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $50,714.77 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,714.59 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, TRICIA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, JODY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHONG, TAMMY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, JENNIFER E Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, PATRICIA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, MEAGHAN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LISA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,714.24 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZARD, JAIME L Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,714.03 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTONE, ASSUNTA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $50,713.78 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JUSTIN C Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,713.51 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LEANNA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,713.49 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCLAIRE, CHACHA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,713.49 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,713.34 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEGIA, CARL G Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,713.03 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, BECKY J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $50,713.02 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY-CUMMINGS, TRACEY D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,712.98 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARNELL-BOEHM, ELISE A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $50,712.87 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMITROWITZ, NATASHA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,712.80 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MARIA A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $50,712.78 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, HOLLY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,712.34 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEOBALD, BRIDGET M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $50,711.98 Date 08/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, KEITH Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $50,711.70 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ERIC W Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $50,711.62 Date 04/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHTOWER, WANDA F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $50,711.35 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $50,711.19 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHELA, MARY ANN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,711.19 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVEYARD, JOANNA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,711.19 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDLIK, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $50,711.19 Date 12/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $50,711.19 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, YVONNE M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $50,711.19 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETERS, CHERYL R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $50,711.19 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, LAURA J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $50,711.19 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, DIANE C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $50,711.19 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, KAREN I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $50,711.19 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, STEVEN Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,711.05 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINIER GREAGOR, CARMEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $50,710.71 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,710.34 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH-SCHWENGER, LINDA Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $50,710.30 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ALLISON R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,710.24 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQQ, TAHIR I Employer name Village of Walton Amount $50,710.15 Date 09/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, DIANE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,709.99 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, JAMES R Employer name City of Rome Amount $50,709.90 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, CRYSTAL R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,709.58 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATCHER, MARK Employer name Erie County Amount $50,709.47 Date 08/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CAROLINE I Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $50,709.42 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MARLO L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,709.40 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLGENDE, DONNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,709.35 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,708.88 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, STEPHEN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,708.84 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, BRUCE W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $50,708.84 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATT, CHERI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,708.82 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIESING, SANDRA A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $50,708.60 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHEO, AMY Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $50,708.58 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CRYSTAL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $50,708.45 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACUMBER, GREGORY G Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $50,708.37 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SUZANNE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,708.34 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARIA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,708.21 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, SALVATORE J, JR Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $50,707.85 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMONACO, PAOLA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $50,707.78 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, SHERISTIN S Employer name Village of Stillwater Amount $50,707.74 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, MATTHEW A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $50,707.58 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHAN, TIFFANY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,707.55 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SHANNON L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,707.39 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, TERRENCE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,706.97 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, DAVID C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,706.91 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEKANG, ANNIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,706.70 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCLIK, JANUSZ Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,706.02 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARY ANNE Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $50,705.98 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, ALDO Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $50,705.80 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NATACHA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,705.18 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ILIANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,705.01 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORISEK, DANIEL T Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $50,704.90 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARY JEAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,704.58 Date 11/18/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRECQUE, MARIO D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,704.53 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,704.50 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, DENNIS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,704.47 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $50,704.47 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREE, LISA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $50,704.39 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $50,704.00 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS-REID, DILSIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,703.86 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, RAY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,703.86 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, DONNA I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,703.86 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,703.71 Date 08/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, SARAH B Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,703.65 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADDEN, LINDA E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $50,703.65 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System