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 TREVEAN, THOMAS J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,417.19 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, MELINDA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $50,416.99 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, JASON A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $50,416.67 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ELIZABETH D Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $50,416.62 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $50,416.50 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JOYCE A Employer name Town of Arietta Amount $50,416.49 Date 04/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $50,416.40 Date 10/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, YOLANDA T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,416.31 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECRETI, JESSICA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,416.29 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, REBECCA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $50,416.09 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, KIMBERLY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,415.98 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, SUSAN F Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $50,415.93 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLINSKI, AMANDA R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $50,415.63 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, SHANA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,415.42 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICK, MATTHEW C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $50,415.35 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, SHAUNA K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,415.29 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONTRELL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,415.14 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, JASON J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $50,415.04 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, COLLEEN M Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $50,414.84 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ANDREA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,414.56 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEGORINA, TATYANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,414.21 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, RONALD P Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $50,413.21 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKISSON, GLENN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,413.15 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYNTON, ERNEST A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $50,413.13 Date 07/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CHRISTINE Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $50,413.07 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KAREN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,413.04 Date 08/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST AUBIN, JEAN Z Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,412.58 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRABASSI-COLAIACOVO, RINA A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $50,412.22 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VERNON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,412.14 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ISAIAH, III Employer name City of Middletown Amount $50,412.04 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, JOHN J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $50,412.03 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,412.02 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, HAROLD J Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $50,411.95 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTARE, BIANCA D Employer name Orange County Amount $50,411.93 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMANDA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,411.62 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CORDEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $50,411.44 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, KRISTEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,411.42 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, WENDY MARIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,411.14 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $50,411.12 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DEBORAH M Employer name Lewis County Amount $50,411.07 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWAY, JAMES R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $50,410.77 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,410.76 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOEL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $50,410.73 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MARY J Employer name Otsego County Amount $50,410.70 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,410.32 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGER, JAMES K Employer name Town of Gates Amount $50,410.24 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, GINA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $50,410.08 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, SARA M Employer name Orange County Amount $50,409.96 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMICK, JESSICA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,409.83 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, JILL M Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $50,409.67 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTBRODT, KEITH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,409.64 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCK, YVON Y F Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $50,409.63 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ANTHONY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,409.50 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $50,409.48 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBRY, DANIEL C Employer name Madison County Amount $50,409.40 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, LISA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,409.35 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DANIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,409.32 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATERN, SHARON J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $50,409.20 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $50,408.98 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPLEN, KARA L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $50,408.95 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORSELL, ERIN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $50,408.75 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, CRAIG L Employer name Madison County Amount $50,408.64 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIMBERLY S Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $50,408.58 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALSINGH, PRADEEP Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,408.23 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGIELSKI, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,408.23 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ANTHONY D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $50,408.20 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAMANI L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $50,408.06 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, JUSTIN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $50,407.89 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,407.84 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, BONNIE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,407.70 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, NADIA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $50,407.30 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, MARGARET A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $50,407.17 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ALLISON A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,406.95 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, RYDER D K Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $50,406.71 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ROBERT S Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,406.40 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSALA, PAULA S Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,405.97 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMIER, DONALD D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,405.68 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATKO, MARK R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,405.61 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOISI, KRISTEN J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $50,405.61 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, EDGAR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,405.60 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, SHARON L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $50,405.22 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURILLO, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,405.18 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLELLI, GREGORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,405.10 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDO, JENNA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $50,404.96 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSBY, STUART J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,404.63 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUSZKO, CARRIE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,404.53 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRIAN T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,404.50 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIELLO, JAMES G Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $50,404.46 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, CARL S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,404.40 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, MARY S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $50,404.26 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELBACK, JOHN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $50,404.19 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHLAND, HEIDI M Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,404.14 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, MARY E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,404.06 Date 12/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTILONE-JORDAN, LINDSAY P Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,403.95 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUELS-LA VALLE, KRISTY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,403.55 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, KAREN C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $50,403.37 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUETELLES, IVAN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,403.31 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ANNE F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,403.16 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, MARK J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $50,403.05 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, ETHEL S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,403.04 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System