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 KALPIN, TRISHA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,287.68 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWITZ, SAMANTHA F Employer name Orange County Amount $50,287.22 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, THOMAS A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,287.02 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITTERTON, MARI P Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $50,286.06 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUDANT, ROBERT A Employer name Orange County Amount $50,286.03 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMRICK, KATRINA RUE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,285.62 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIFORD, NATALIE Y Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,285.62 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARMON, KEVIN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,285.62 Date 11/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JULIA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,285.62 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, SHARI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,285.62 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, ROY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,285.62 Date 01/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CARLTON L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $50,285.28 Date 07/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EDWIN L Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $50,285.25 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOU, JOSEPH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,285.11 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, DONNA L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $50,284.91 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, JOHN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $50,284.58 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIDT, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,284.30 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, JEANNINE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $50,284.15 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,284.10 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, JAMES B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,283.78 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, DUMAS Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,283.75 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNEWARD, PATRICE Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $50,283.63 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, JEFFREY C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,283.58 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVET, LEIGH A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,283.58 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLER, KENNETH W Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $50,283.52 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, ANGELA E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,283.39 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNEVIL, CARMEL M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $50,283.39 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, ANNA B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,283.29 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,283.24 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDNER, STEVEN V Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,283.16 Date 05/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCIN, ALEUS Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,283.16 Date 10/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name South Farmingdale Fire Dist Amount $50,283.05 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,283.00 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, THERESA M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $50,282.97 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTUNES, GUIOMAR B Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $50,282.48 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDVUKAJ, VERA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $50,282.41 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, RONALD L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,282.36 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, MARYELLEN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,282.23 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, CONNIE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $50,282.11 Date 10/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGRAVES, DANIEL R Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $50,281.98 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDEY, RONALD S, II Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $50,281.84 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, TATIANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,281.73 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYTON, DOUGLAS C Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $50,281.70 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEBLE, CHARLES G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,281.55 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITCHLEY, TYLER F Employer name City of Rome Amount $50,281.31 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTH, DONNA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,281.14 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSIGN, RANDY W Employer name Town of Marathon Amount $50,281.14 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DENISE S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,280.68 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIOCCA, GARY A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $50,280.65 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, TERRIE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,280.63 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENETTE, STEPHANIE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,280.56 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JASON J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,280.54 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $50,280.53 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, MARK A Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $50,280.47 Date 01/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, KAREN M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $50,280.41 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, JESSICA H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $50,280.27 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, DAVID T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,280.12 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSSBACH, COLLEEN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,280.12 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $50,280.00 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPGOOD, LORI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,279.92 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TRAVIS E Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $50,279.91 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, ANN MARIE Employer name Warren County Amount $50,279.43 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYGOOD, CHARETHA Employer name Erie County Amount $50,279.26 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORT, DARLENE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $50,279.07 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONERA, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $50,279.01 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, RAYMOND J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $50,278.97 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ASHLEY E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,278.55 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, LYNN A. Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $50,278.54 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUSCH, MATTHEW J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $50,278.53 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIA, CHARLENE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,278.43 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, TIFFANY M Employer name Fulton County Amount $50,278.28 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Perth Amount $50,278.27 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCHER, ELAINE R Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $50,278.19 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, JANELL S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,278.13 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUCIQUOT, FRANTZ Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,278.03 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENA, SAMANTHA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,277.82 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ELAINE N Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $50,277.47 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, CHAD T Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $50,277.39 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDI, VINCENT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,277.13 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Moravia Amount $50,277.05 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $50,276.72 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DEREK J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $50,276.47 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JESSICA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,276.28 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODECKER, LISA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,276.05 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, KYM Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $50,275.93 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERAS, JUSTINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $50,275.82 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARGO L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,275.78 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, GIZELL O Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $50,275.71 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $50,275.54 Date 02/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOSHUA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,275.04 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, CINDY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,275.04 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,274.54 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, WILLIAM Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,273.96 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTELL, KATHLEEN D Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $50,273.96 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTEN, DEBRA L Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $50,273.92 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, ANTHONY T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,273.81 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, JONATHAN D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $50,273.50 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, PATTIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,273.33 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KIMBERLY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,272.85 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASESA, RAJAB J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,272.71 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System