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 SAUNDERSON, DYLAN J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $50,074.97 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, KIERSTEN Y Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,074.82 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGOT, MARGARET ANN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,074.80 Date 10/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONECNY, MICHELE L Employer name Tioga County Amount $50,074.37 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DERIC A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $50,074.15 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, MARCIA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $50,074.10 Date 08/01/1958 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, KATHERINE M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $50,073.75 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIMAN, KIMBERLY Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $50,073.65 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLENTARSKI, MICHELLE Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $50,073.08 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, DARCY M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $50,073.06 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDUFUL, WILHELMINA B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,072.68 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID L Employer name Chemung County Amount $50,072.68 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, TAK MAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,072.54 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, BETH E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $50,072.43 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, CAROL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,072.09 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, LUIS Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $50,072.07 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, JOSEPH E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,071.98 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DELORES Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $50,071.87 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKTOFT, JEFFREY G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $50,071.72 Date 03/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIM L Employer name Warren County Amount $50,071.49 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOZOWIEC, ROSEANN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,071.46 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, KATHLEEN E Employer name Corning Community College Amount $50,070.86 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTEN, ALESIA W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,070.62 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKEY, BENJAMIN K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,070.42 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEAN L Employer name Warren Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $50,070.32 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSINSKI, KATHERINE A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $50,070.30 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, JOHN F Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $50,070.25 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, JEREMY I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,070.04 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, DAVID S Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,070.00 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JAMES A Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $50,069.83 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, SUNITA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,069.74 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $50,069.53 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, RONALD E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,068.92 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $50,068.88 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, CATHERINE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,068.78 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,068.72 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIONTECK, JESSICA A Employer name Broome County Amount $50,068.69 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHERYL J Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $50,068.67 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, JESSICA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,068.44 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLAT, WILLIAM J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $50,068.35 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DOROTHY L Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,068.29 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, ELISABETH A Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,068.27 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMICK, PAUL D Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,068.26 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETRE, SUZANNE Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,068.25 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, KAREN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,067.94 Date 10/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $50,067.68 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BETH M Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $50,067.55 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, KELLEE B Employer name Peru CSD Amount $50,067.19 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, DANIEL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,067.16 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, JONATHAN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,067.16 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ELVIN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,067.16 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULRAIN, KELLY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,067.04 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIDGE, MATTHEW K Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $50,066.70 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,066.52 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUBOEUF, SERGO Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $50,066.08 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDRA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,065.97 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, JACQUELINE R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $50,065.67 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ANGELA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,065.36 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLING, LAURALI E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,065.14 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMERTER, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Wethersfield Amount $50,065.10 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JOHN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,064.59 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,064.21 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENIFEE, KEVIN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,064.11 Date 07/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIANO, TONYIA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,064.04 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, WILLIAM A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $50,063.99 Date 12/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, SARAH E Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $50,063.98 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $50,063.98 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMER, REBECCA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $50,063.84 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DANA E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,063.77 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, LINDA J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $50,063.45 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, JAN D Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $50,063.44 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JESSE N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,062.82 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, MATTHEW R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,062.72 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, RUSSEL A Employer name Village of Granville Amount $50,062.60 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, ERIN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,062.52 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, LAWRENCE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,062.13 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, NORA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $50,062.13 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, DAVID Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,062.10 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBRIDE, PAULA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $50,061.86 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDI, VIVIENNE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,061.80 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, PAMELA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,061.73 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,061.57 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, FRIEDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,061.52 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ARTHUR J Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $50,061.48 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, LA TOYA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,061.44 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SUSAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,061.44 Date 10/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MINI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,061.22 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MELISSA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,061.16 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VININGRE, LEJON Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $50,060.89 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JUDITH A Employer name Washington County Amount $50,060.86 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,060.48 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, KELLY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $50,060.39 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, ANABEL Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,060.29 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUKSANOVICH, ANDREA C Employer name Orange County Amount $50,060.17 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RAMEON A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,060.12 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, DEBRA J, MRS Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,059.83 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JAMES T Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $50,059.71 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BRYAN D Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $50,059.51 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, PETER D Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $50,059.47 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, GERALD G, JR Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $50,059.13 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System