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 MITCH, KRISTY B Employer name Wayne County Amount $50,272.67 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEAT, SARAH M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $50,272.04 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUZZY, WENDI L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,271.72 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JASON A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,271.67 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYMOWSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $50,271.64 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, NIGEL N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,271.62 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHUNA, DONNA K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,271.54 Date 11/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAVID A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,271.25 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISCO, WENDY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,270.92 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHRISTINA E Employer name Erie County Amount $50,270.91 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, JESSICA D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,270.69 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRONE, NICOLE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,270.69 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES-ALVARADO, ANTHONY E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,270.69 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,270.61 Date 07/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSARD, DIANE E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $50,270.48 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOISE, JANICE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $50,270.48 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MAUREEN P Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $50,270.48 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKIN, MONIQUE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $50,270.40 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, R KEVIN Employer name Erie County Amount $50,270.35 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLACHOS, ANASTASIOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,270.05 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COBB, TAMARA L Employer name Norwich Housing Authority Amount $50,269.98 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, AMANDA R Employer name Erie County Amount $50,269.32 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDI, JASON R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $50,269.29 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,268.96 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, WESTLEY L, JR Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $50,268.72 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBACZ, TAMMY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,268.69 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,268.63 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JEFFREY P Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,268.62 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARA, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,268.49 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, KRISTEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,268.28 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALOBZESKI, MICHAEL G Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $50,268.20 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINCENZO, SANDRA L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $50,268.07 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, SCOTT J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,267.98 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, SHELLEY A S Employer name Town of Malta Amount $50,267.83 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIOL, JASON G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $50,267.73 Date 01/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLSTONE, JASON G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,267.63 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTER, DIONNE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,267.22 Date 06/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JEFFERY A Employer name Town of Rose Amount $50,267.12 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTOSKI, DONNA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,267.07 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, MATTHEW M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,266.91 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CODY D Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $50,266.87 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $50,266.38 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCE, PAIGE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $50,266.38 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MICHAEL J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $50,266.24 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODHOO, ANDREW V Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODD, LAURA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, VALERIE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MATTHEW J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, MICHAEL D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, JENNIFER L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMRA, NALINI Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,266.23 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, RAYMOND Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZZARELLI, JAMES L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, ERICKA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LATRICE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, WILLIAM A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTA, GENEVIEVE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, NICOLE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANNA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASKIN, JONATHAN D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPING, JAZMINE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,266.23 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, PATRICIA S Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $50,265.90 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KELLY A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,265.52 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,265.44 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, ROBERT E Employer name Orange County Amount $50,265.39 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $50,265.19 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUKEY, KELLY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,265.03 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERSEN, HAYLEY M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $50,264.89 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JEFFREY R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $50,264.55 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KRISTIN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,264.55 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, STEVEN R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,264.41 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROW, PAMELA S Employer name Wayne County Amount $50,264.40 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATAYA, ABDO C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,264.36 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $50,264.20 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, JOHN D Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $50,264.07 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NATHAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $50,263.79 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUGALSKI, ADAM J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,263.45 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CARL A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $50,263.44 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, RICHARD F Employer name City of Oswego Amount $50,262.94 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCOMANDATO, LORIE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $50,262.74 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ANDREW T Employer name Erie County Amount $50,262.63 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAS, BRITTANY N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,262.56 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEYAKUMAR, AMIR THALINGAM Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $50,262.26 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,262.21 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIES, DEBORAH J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $50,262.01 Date 06/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOVER, BRETT P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $50,261.97 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ALLIE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $50,261.75 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERSON, PAUL L Employer name Town of Barton Amount $50,261.60 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, JOE M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $50,261.54 Date 09/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DENBURGH, ERIN E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $50,261.36 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURAN, YENEIKA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,261.36 Date 04/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Bergen Amount $50,261.26 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZEL, ALEXANDER R Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $50,261.20 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIENDO-COMBS, LORI J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $50,261.20 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZKE, MICHAEL D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,261.18 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFNER, TRACEY J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $50,260.60 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, MARTIN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,260.51 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MARIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,260.51 Date 10/03/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLEY, CHANDRA R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,260.26 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,259.74 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System