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 BITTROLFF, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,182.09 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRELLA, JANET L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,181.95 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSLUZALY, DALE E Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $50,181.58 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, ROSEMARY L Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $50,181.49 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHBERG, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $50,181.16 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURLEY, PATRICK J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,181.03 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZILOTTA, JOANNE E Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $50,180.82 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, RICHARD S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $50,180.79 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENZEL-LEE, SUCHEN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,180.52 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIBAUGH, JAMIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,180.09 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, TERENCE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,180.07 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZE, SEAN R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $50,179.72 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $50,179.58 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROISE, MARIEANDRE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,179.58 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMBAL, PATRICIA I Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $50,179.55 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAK, JENNIFER S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $50,179.46 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NED, DORINDA M Employer name City of Troy Amount $50,179.32 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $50,179.27 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, MICHAEL F Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,179.22 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALLAIRD, COURTNEY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,179.18 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLELLA, LENA Employer name City of Lockport Amount $50,179.16 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRHEL, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $50,179.15 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TYLER S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $50,179.03 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, ROSE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,178.95 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA-TRAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $50,178.78 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKARSKI, MELANIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,178.63 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, FANG Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,178.17 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVITZ, MELANIE E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $50,177.89 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARIA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,177.82 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, WILLIAM G, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,177.81 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, LISA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,177.69 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMPENSKI, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,177.45 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, LAURA M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $50,177.21 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, DAVID W Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $50,177.04 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGE, BARBARA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,176.44 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, JOHN S Employer name Broome County Amount $50,176.02 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, GARY O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,175.95 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON FRICKEN, KARI L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,175.91 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, MARC N Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $50,175.70 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINUCO, ANGELO M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $50,175.69 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, PAUL C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,175.07 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,174.79 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINDER, ALVIN O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,174.78 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISADOR, STEPHEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,174.70 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDKERK, EUGINIE Employer name Education Department Amount $50,174.61 Date 04/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, BLANCHE Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,174.61 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, GIRISH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,174.61 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOHAN, AFSHAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $50,174.61 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, WORNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,174.61 Date 11/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, VALDETT Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,174.61 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DENISE B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,174.61 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLER, DOUGLAS B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,174.61 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, JUDITH A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,174.54 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRICO, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,174.50 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KELLEY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,174.46 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZIE, GARY J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $50,174.44 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUSKI, PETER M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,174.01 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DALE R, JR Employer name Allegany County Amount $50,173.97 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON-BROWN, ROBERT J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,173.91 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, JULIE Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $50,173.87 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DING, YONGZENG Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,173.85 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERWAIZ, MUHAMMAD K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,173.85 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINUL, BIBI N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,173.85 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LATOYA P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $50,173.48 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIKIN, AMANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,173.44 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZA, NANCY J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $50,172.99 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, CHRISTINE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,172.92 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $50,172.74 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, CHARLES D Employer name Broome County Amount $50,172.20 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SHANNON D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,171.98 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLE, INIAH M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,171.95 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, TRACY M Employer name Essex County Amount $50,171.50 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHNNY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $50,171.37 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, DENISE D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,171.22 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACH, THEODORE Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $50,171.17 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, RACQUEL S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,171.06 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, SHAVONNE R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,170.89 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISLER, DANIEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,170.81 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATAFIO, ANTHONY R Employer name City of Rye Amount $50,170.75 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVEGNA, ROSEANN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,170.60 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, TERI M Employer name Village of Lyndonville Amount $50,170.59 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEISTER, LYNETTE J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,170.48 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRAMER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,169.80 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, RICHARD J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $50,169.51 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELDHUIZEN, DAVID W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $50,169.51 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,169.18 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, BERNARD J Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $50,169.08 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, BRIAN P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,168.79 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $50,168.78 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, VALERIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,168.67 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MELISSA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,168.58 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, MICHAEL D Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $50,168.49 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERVILLE, ERIN W Employer name Dutchess Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $50,168.16 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $50,168.05 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARTIN K Employer name Village of Menands Amount $50,167.92 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PATRICK D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $50,167.87 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, JAMES A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $50,167.53 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, REBECCA B Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,167.49 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSWORTH, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Parish Amount $50,167.49 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOSO, ANTHONY L Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $50,167.45 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System