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 RIGBY, DARLENE Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $50,610.37 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, ELAINE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,610.23 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, RICHARD A Employer name Madison County Amount $50,610.10 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KEVIN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,609.92 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, MOLLY L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,609.48 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYWATER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $50,609.22 Date 12/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVILLA, EMILY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,608.64 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-TUO, MARSHA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,608.07 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, ALTON R Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $50,608.07 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, MICHAEL A Employer name Delaware County Amount $50,607.95 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZMAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $50,607.88 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DAVID M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $50,607.71 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, SAINTFORT Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,607.68 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BARBARA Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $50,607.60 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBICHAUD, SARAH-ANN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,607.27 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, MARY L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $50,607.25 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAISER, ERNEST N Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $50,607.23 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,607.20 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TEEJAH Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,606.93 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, ROBERT C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $50,606.85 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $50,606.82 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, ROBERT E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $50,606.81 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,606.58 Date 11/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIERLY, JENNIFER M Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,606.54 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, LAURIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $50,606.48 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, MARILYN P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $50,606.07 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,606.01 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, BRANDON L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $50,605.90 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, GLORIA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,605.73 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBEIS, FRANK L, JR Employer name Village of Florida Amount $50,605.52 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JARED T P Employer name Village of Canton Amount $50,605.04 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAPPA, DEAN V Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,604.95 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, BEVERLY Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $50,604.72 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGEN, FRANCHESCA R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $50,604.58 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ROBERT P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $50,604.54 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $50,604.43 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEAL, GLENN T Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $50,604.16 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, NICOLE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,603.95 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, KATHLEEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $50,603.79 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MAUREEN Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $50,603.35 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARSH, LIANA E Employer name Warren County Amount $50,603.21 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROTASH, SVITLANA Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $50,603.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARZINSKI, WALTER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,602.76 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KENNETH C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,602.64 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, PAUL M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,602.49 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCHECK, CHARLES Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,602.46 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIEN P Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,602.27 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAKER, LUCIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,602.22 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEI, ELIZABETH E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,601.99 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, BONNIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,601.91 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISKA, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,601.45 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBELD, NANCY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,601.43 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, WILLIAM M Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $50,601.06 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, KORY M Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $50,600.82 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, KATHLEEN D Employer name Orange County Amount $50,600.71 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, JAMES WM Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,600.45 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JULIANN M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $50,600.44 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGHAM, DUANE L Employer name Warren County Amount $50,600.01 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,599.90 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TERESA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $50,599.63 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACLERIO, MIMI C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $50,599.49 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, JUANITO B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,599.41 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZUKIEWICZ, DOROTHY A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $50,599.18 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGG, JEFFERY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,599.11 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUSY, BRIAN D Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $50,599.02 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DEBRA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $50,598.78 Date 05/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENES, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,598.66 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHNLE, LISA E Employer name Schoharie Co Soil & Water Dist Amount $50,598.39 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOY, KARA J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $50,598.37 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, RUTHANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $50,598.13 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $50,598.06 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, MICHELLE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $50,597.64 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, RICHARD T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $50,597.20 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLLES, JOHN Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $50,597.01 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, MARC E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $50,596.97 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, TIFFANY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,596.92 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ANN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,596.50 Date 08/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGENHAN, MARILYN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $50,596.34 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENNETH D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $50,596.23 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KARIN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,596.18 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, BRADLEY K Employer name Albany County Amount $50,595.90 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEFFRARD, RANDHALL E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $50,595.74 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MARINA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $50,595.65 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, PATRICIA E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $50,595.65 Date 01/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LONNIE D Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $50,595.54 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KATHIE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $50,595.31 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, ANDREW E Employer name Eastport Fire District Amount $50,595.20 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEWE, MEGAN C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $50,595.11 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, SCOTT R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,594.98 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, YAN CHUN Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,593.87 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLES, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Middlesex Amount $50,593.80 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, SAKINA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,593.72 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHELLE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $50,593.50 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,593.14 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, STEVEN A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $50,592.96 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KIMBERLY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,592.76 Date 08/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENT, MARC A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,592.70 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $50,592.67 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SUZETTE E Employer name Village of Unadilla Amount $50,592.40 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAREV, YULIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,592.35 Date 09/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System