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 HARRIS, CAROLE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,528.30 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESHEL, LISA M Employer name Seneca County Amount $50,528.20 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTISE, KAREN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,528.15 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOTE, LEONARD D, JR Employer name Hamilton Co Soil,Water Con Dis Amount $50,528.10 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, ALVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,527.87 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRONE, MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $50,527.86 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERLER, SANDRA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,527.48 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOLITO, NANCY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,527.44 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $50,527.18 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JEFFREY J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $50,527.09 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSESOW, LINDA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,526.73 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TYNISHA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,526.52 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JACK R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,526.16 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGAUDIO, LARRY Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $50,526.05 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, ISAAC H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,526.01 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARY T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,525.93 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $50,525.78 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSALL, BRUCE D, III Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,525.59 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SABRINA M Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $50,525.35 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDERO, ALYSSA N Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $50,525.30 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RENEE' S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $50,525.14 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, AMANDA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,524.91 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, JACQUELYN E Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $50,524.85 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARIA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,524.71 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, REGLA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $50,524.66 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKBRIDGE, JOSH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,524.39 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, CANDACE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,524.28 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODON-GRAYSON, TIFFANY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,523.79 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, JOSEPH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,523.59 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERTS, JAMES R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,523.53 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, GREGORY L Employer name Town of Beekmantown Amount $50,523.53 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, IAN R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $50,523.49 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, COREY C Employer name Yates County Amount $50,523.41 Date 12/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, GABRIEL Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $50,523.28 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISS, ROLAND D, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,523.23 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURIELLO, MARIA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,523.13 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENSMAN, MARIE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,522.75 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATER, THOMAS J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $50,522.73 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COURT, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,522.54 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $50,522.23 Date 08/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, JEANNE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $50,522.13 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, TERRI L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $50,521.95 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,521.82 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBY, SHARON A Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,521.56 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, PARBATIE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $50,521.27 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBOUZE-EXUME, RACHELLE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,520.54 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELAND, JONATHAN W Employer name Ontario County Amount $50,520.50 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONS, TOD M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,520.48 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANGIE L Employer name Essex County Amount $50,520.29 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDOV, KAREN L Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $50,520.21 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, TIMOTHY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $50,520.06 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIDZIC, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Milo Amount $50,519.77 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SEAN G Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $50,519.39 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, NEIL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,519.09 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, AARON E Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $50,519.09 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARRINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $50,518.95 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, REGINALD R, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $50,518.84 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $50,518.49 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKY, GAIL M Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,518.47 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KAREN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $50,517.85 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKO, SCOTT N Employer name Education Department Amount $50,517.84 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, CAROLYN M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $50,517.33 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBLING, FRANCES L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,517.00 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLUTKI, ERIN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,517.00 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BYRON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,516.79 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GUERCIO, JOHN J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $50,516.42 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARROWS, DALE P, JR Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $50,515.63 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPPINO, ANNA MARIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.56 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAS, KIM M, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,515.55 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHEL, JENNIFER L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,515.51 Date 11/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, HAROLD S, JR Employer name Town of Colton Amount $50,515.46 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ANDREA D Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $50,515.28 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATNANANDAN, RAJEEVAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,515.26 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, EUNICE Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.26 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHRICH, SHARON L Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.25 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WYKESHA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.24 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORPIGLIA, GERALDINE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.23 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUDEL, KORBIN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,515.22 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, KELLY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.22 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAQUEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.22 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JENNIFER L Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.22 Date 01/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, GRACE-BARBARA Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.22 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, MADELYN Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.22 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHEMIN, ALESSANDRA S Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.20 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGNANI, NANCY C Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $50,515.20 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZI, THERESA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.19 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, MATHEW Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.19 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOSS, SHARON Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,515.16 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, CAITLIN Employer name Chemung County Amount $50,515.09 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBEK, KIMBERLY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,515.02 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUZZESE-WERLING, NEDRA D Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $50,514.53 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSS, DAVID D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,514.51 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KELA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,514.41 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAPEC, JOHN D Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,514.12 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, DAWN E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $50,514.10 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANIELLO, ANNMARIE Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $50,513.84 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, L CALVIN Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,513.66 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYAK, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,513.57 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,513.51 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, GEORGE R Employer name Town of Germantown Amount $50,513.40 Date 11/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System