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 POWELL, TYRONE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $50,651.73 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFANADOR, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,651.45 Date 11/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFREY, RICHARD, JR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $50,651.28 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOON, ALLEN J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $50,651.23 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DIANE MARIE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $50,651.19 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, SHANNON J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $50,651.07 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, CARIME L Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,650.98 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, GAIL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,650.90 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, KIMBERLY H Employer name Erie County Amount $50,650.56 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULIO-ALBERRY, KALEIGH N Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,650.46 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESCH, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,649.57 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETTE, KATHRYN Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $50,649.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LEE-ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,649.09 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, FRANK G Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $50,649.06 Date 10/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTALA, PRATIBHA S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $50,649.06 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JEANNETTE Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $50,649.06 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMER, JOHNETTE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,649.06 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS-MURIEL, DIANE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,649.06 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ARVIND S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,649.06 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ELLEN J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,649.06 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN RYAN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,648.83 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOHN K Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $50,648.32 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,648.07 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURSIQUOT, RENE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,647.88 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $50,647.87 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, JACQUELINE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $50,647.36 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $50,647.08 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KELLY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,647.03 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CRESCIO, ADAM Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,647.01 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHNKEN, SCOTT W Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $50,647.00 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, PAUL M, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $50,646.69 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MARA W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $50,646.42 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, AMY E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $50,646.42 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, NOEL C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $50,646.42 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, SPENCER J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $50,646.42 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDLOVE, JACQUELINE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,646.31 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNAW, ROY N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,646.29 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, CYNTHIA L Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $50,646.16 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPLER, BRETT A Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $50,645.51 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, NEIL G Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,645.50 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, JESSICA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,645.49 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIODY, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,645.26 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, TERRY D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $50,645.19 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, ADAM L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,644.85 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, IRIS L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,644.59 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, M SCOTT Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $50,644.16 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LEONARD P Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $50,643.97 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERK, MAUREEN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,643.92 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIXOM, PHYLLIS L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $50,643.89 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LISA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $50,643.65 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LILLIAM J Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $50,643.17 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SALI Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,643.12 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, RACHEL L Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $50,643.12 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLIANO, ANTHONY S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $50,643.04 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CATHERINE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,642.95 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, CARMELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,642.82 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, EDWARD J Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,642.78 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, KELLI A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $50,642.26 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, JAMES C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,642.26 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADEN, DEAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,642.18 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, DEBORAH L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,642.15 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, JONATHAN F Employer name Erie County Amount $50,641.96 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, LYNNETTE R Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,641.50 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIC C Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,641.14 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARLOW, TYLER G Employer name Ontario County Amount $50,640.69 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEAN, JEFFREY I Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $50,640.20 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTE, REBECCA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,640.01 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFLIN, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $50,639.73 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, DARRELL F Employer name Town of Peru Amount $50,639.39 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, GINA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $50,639.37 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, LOUIS A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $50,639.26 Date 12/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, CANDACE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,639.21 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, WANDA R Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,639.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAND, BRUCE W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,638.56 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, ALLEN K Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $50,638.56 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZEN, CLIFFORD E, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $50,638.56 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAVATTINE, MARY S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $50,638.56 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBECK, DANIEL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,638.56 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, MARK A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,638.56 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDINGTON, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,638.56 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METERA, WILLIAM R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,638.56 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, ANTHONY T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $50,638.47 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, JODI L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $50,638.10 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUSINGER, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,638.08 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, PHILIPA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,638.03 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, SARAH R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,637.86 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $50,637.51 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJAK, KIM C Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,637.13 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWSE, CATHERINE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,636.93 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, JANET M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $50,636.91 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCO, FRANCIS T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,636.32 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, FELIX Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,636.21 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATO, CHRISTINE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $50,636.04 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, NANCY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $50,636.00 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODALL, TOBY J Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $50,635.87 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANG, INGEBJORG Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $50,635.82 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VICTOR J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,635.47 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, SHIRLEY J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,635.44 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, GRETCHEN Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $50,634.85 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDERIG, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $50,634.56 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System