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 MUIA, KELLY A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $50,403.04 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SANDRA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $50,402.25 Date 09/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, DALE J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,402.15 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, BENEDETTA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,401.82 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Southold Amount $50,401.79 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISKIN, CONSTANCE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $50,401.70 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, AURORA A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $50,401.42 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUKOWSKI, BRANDON C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,400.88 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PEGGY J Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $50,400.85 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ROBERT W Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $50,400.68 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, MISTY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,400.56 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, LUNIDA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $50,400.20 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEY, ROBERT H Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $50,400.12 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, MARIBEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $50,400.06 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, ADAM A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $50,400.01 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARICK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $50,400.00 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, JONATHAN N Employer name Town of Morris Amount $50,399.96 Date 11/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTRUM, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $50,399.81 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, MAUREEN A Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $50,399.70 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, STACEY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $50,399.67 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, LEE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,399.52 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH-SHAW, MARTIN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,399.47 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINS, LISA A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $50,399.43 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, MARY B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,399.23 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, JEFFREY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,399.23 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,399.23 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ZENAIDA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $50,399.15 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, A IRENE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,399.06 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUEHN, KATHRYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,398.96 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARREN J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,398.95 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONA, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,398.91 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRY, TAMMY L Employer name Attica CSD Amount $50,398.86 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, KIMBERLY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,398.85 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AIMEE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,398.75 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $50,398.68 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, WENDY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,398.32 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DIANA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,398.31 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STEPHANIE T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,398.18 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, JERMAINE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $50,397.86 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, RHONDA S Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $50,397.82 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZNITSKY, SHARON J Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $50,397.79 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, GLEN A Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $50,397.67 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, O'NIEL K Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,397.63 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTARO, ANDREW J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $50,397.44 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, JANET K Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $50,397.18 Date 03/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, KERRY L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $50,397.12 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMON, KATIE L Employer name Madison County Amount $50,396.86 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, APRIL R Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $50,396.47 Date 08/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $50,396.25 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, MICHAEL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,396.19 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, JACQUELYN A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $50,395.84 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $50,395.74 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,395.72 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SABRINA Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $50,395.67 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, ARLENE L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $50,395.58 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, GENEVIEVE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $50,395.55 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, TERRI L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,395.48 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, PAULINA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,395.37 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENBERG, DONALD R Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $50,395.31 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLINSKI, ROSE MARIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,395.24 Date 10/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, VICTORIA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,394.99 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPP, TODD A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,394.96 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, GENE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,394.83 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCALLISTER, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,394.59 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DIANE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,394.58 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTIME, ELENA K M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $50,394.36 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KAREN Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,394.19 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, CAROL L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $50,394.17 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANISHIA Z Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $50,394.00 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTRAND, MALIA J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,393.85 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $50,393.80 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLUCCI, SARAH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,393.56 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARAS, CHRISTINE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,393.52 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATHEARN, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Middlebury Amount $50,393.32 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, JOAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,393.25 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MERYLE S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $50,393.04 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NELSON Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,392.68 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DONALD E Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,392.62 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANTS, M ANTHONY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $50,392.54 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, KERRY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,392.51 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMULLEN, JACK A Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $50,392.39 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEY, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,391.90 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNAO, SALVATORE C Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $50,391.90 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DANIEL L Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $50,391.87 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCOREIL, AGNES DIANE Employer name Town of Wilson Amount $50,391.54 Date 08/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,391.48 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Allegany County Amount $50,391.45 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KAREN L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $50,390.84 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JOANNE C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $50,390.74 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, LORRAINE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $50,390.71 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, JOSHUA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,390.64 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIT, JAMIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,390.59 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, MARK B Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $50,390.53 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALICIA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,390.52 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKBAR, MIAN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,390.38 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHL, JOAN M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $50,389.75 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAKIA, MITA H Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,389.46 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,389.42 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, TODD G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $50,389.40 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PREY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,389.27 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System