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 NORTH, MATTHEW A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,389.25 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ANDREW R Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $50,389.22 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELVA, FILLETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,388.74 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, JEAN J Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $50,388.63 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JAMES Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,388.40 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLESS, WESLEY Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $50,388.30 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATO, SALVATORE Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,388.28 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, IRENE F Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $50,388.10 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIDGE, LEE ANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,387.91 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, JESSICA M Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $50,387.85 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEHOVICH, JESSE J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $50,387.34 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, CARLOS J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $50,387.34 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUIN, SHARON A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $50,387.34 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MATTHEW J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $50,387.34 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, DIANE M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $50,387.28 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MEGHAN R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,387.28 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, JO A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $50,387.04 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, LAURA S Employer name Tioga County Amount $50,386.98 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNNELL, JAMES P, II Employer name Erie County Amount $50,386.95 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, FRANK, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,386.79 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,386.70 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, FANCHEA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,386.70 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGAL, MEGAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,386.70 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAENGAN, JULIET G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $50,386.54 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIDDER, NICOLE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,386.52 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, KAREN A Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $50,386.52 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, JENNIEFER T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,386.49 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITT-CIFARELLI, AMBER N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $50,386.34 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, BRUCE R Employer name Town of Olive Amount $50,386.08 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, RICHARD R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $50,385.87 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPORA, JAMES A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,385.43 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOE, SUSAN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $50,385.20 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE FRANCOIS, JUDITH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,384.89 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA RUFFA, STEVEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,384.79 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAG, JANE K Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $50,384.76 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, FARHANA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,384.70 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCERA, KRISTIN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,384.70 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, VINCENT J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,384.51 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JAMES Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,384.37 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSTEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $50,384.02 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFANO, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $50,383.95 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOMIKOUDIS, DONNA J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $50,383.81 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVILE, MARY F Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $50,383.45 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, DIANE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,383.42 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESZAK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $50,383.36 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, ANDREW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,383.27 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DONALD L Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $50,383.11 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASU, DILIP K Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,383.11 Date 06/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE-KONTEH, LYNETTE Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,383.11 Date 08/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, SMITA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,383.11 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANT, ANGELO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,383.11 Date 08/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENS, JOAN F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,383.11 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,383.11 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,383.11 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, ALICE Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $50,383.11 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLASTAWA, JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,383.11 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOW, HENRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,383.11 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONELL, BARBARA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $50,382.68 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIO, DANNY Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $50,382.55 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE-LAFFEY, TAMARA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,382.48 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTI, SHAKIRAT A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,382.48 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROME, NICHOLAS J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,382.27 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, NICOMEDES M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $50,382.26 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORIELL, STEPHEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,382.11 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINCKA, MATTHEW P, JR Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $50,382.11 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JORGE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $50,382.07 Date 02/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORATHERS, CRYSTAL L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $50,381.86 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, DARWIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,381.84 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, LOIS A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $50,381.81 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, KAREN M Employer name Fulton County Amount $50,381.49 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JOHN J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,381.35 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCIOLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,381.27 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $50,381.19 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, CONSOULA N Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,381.18 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,381.18 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LEO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,381.18 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CASSANDRA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,381.18 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, TERRY L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $50,381.18 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESTON, AMY L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $50,381.18 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MICHAEL J Employer name Seneca County Amount $50,380.89 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JEANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,380.73 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOCH, ALESIA V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,380.67 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, RAEANN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,380.59 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, PATSY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,380.53 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, BOBBI- JIN Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $50,380.48 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GELDEREN, CAROLA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,380.18 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SCOTT M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $50,379.84 Date 01/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WIND, JASON P Employer name Wayne County Amount $50,379.72 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ANDREW S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,379.65 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBLER, JANET E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $50,379.43 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MICHAEL K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,379.34 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JAMES H Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $50,379.15 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUILES, MILAGROS J Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $50,379.02 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, LAURA E Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,378.97 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ERIC M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,378.93 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, THOMAS E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $50,378.64 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBORAH M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,378.61 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHR, KENNETH H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,378.45 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASHED, LYDIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,378.44 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFISTERER, KATHERINE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,378.41 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System