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 FLEUREAU, LISA Y Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $50,058.76 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,058.73 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, REBECCA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,058.30 Date 01/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SANDY Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $50,058.30 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, LISA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,058.22 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $50,058.18 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, AILEEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,057.78 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERLIE, BRITTANY W Employer name Steuben County Amount $50,057.65 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DONYALE K Employer name Erie County Amount $50,057.30 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNDON, KELLI M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $50,057.21 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,057.05 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, RICHARD K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,057.00 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLIO, KAREN A Employer name Greene County Amount $50,056.97 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ADALBERTO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,056.93 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAWN, DALE P Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $50,056.53 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ALYSSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,056.52 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTA, CATHERINE D Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $50,056.52 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, WILLIAM A, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $50,056.44 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYOS, JHON A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,056.44 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SALLY G Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $50,056.40 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, COREY A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $50,056.39 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRILE, CHRISTINE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $50,056.38 Date 09/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILLA, PAUL A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $50,056.38 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZASALMA, MERCEDES J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,056.36 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENDT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $50,056.36 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,056.32 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEFIELD, EDWIN D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $50,055.82 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEK, LINDA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,055.82 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, WALFORD A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,055.82 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTUSKY, MARK Employer name Town of Union Amount $50,055.70 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, MATIE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,055.57 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, MICHAEL R Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,055.39 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANSTERN, STEPHEN Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $50,055.35 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ANN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,055.30 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDI, THOMAS A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,055.28 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEVIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,054.93 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DARIEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,054.90 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, MATTHEW W Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $50,054.89 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFKA, ANN F Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $50,054.80 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, HAROLD R Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $50,054.76 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, TATIANA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $50,054.58 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, XAVIER E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $50,054.58 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHUANG, WENYI Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,054.49 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTMAN, MARY K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $50,053.72 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KARI Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $50,053.57 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULF, THOMAS A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,053.39 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFES, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,053.38 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, JOANNE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,053.30 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVMAN, AYSHE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $50,053.13 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JAMES P Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,053.11 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZAK, JACLYN MARIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,052.81 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILK, RICHARD T Employer name City of Cortland Amount $50,052.78 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, RITA M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $50,052.75 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, LUANN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,052.74 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ERIC P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $50,052.31 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, ALEX P Employer name Town of Lebanon Amount $50,052.31 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, BONNIE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $50,052.23 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PRESTON L, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,051.88 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, ELLEN F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $50,051.80 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDO, JOHN Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $50,051.53 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARTOWICZ, ADAM A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,051.43 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BRYCE E Employer name Town of Stony Creek Amount $50,051.37 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $50,051.30 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCA, DARLENE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,051.11 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CARMEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $50,051.11 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, YVONNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,051.11 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, KAREN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,051.11 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,051.11 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,051.11 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTINE L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $50,050.96 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCINTA, KELLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,050.56 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, RONALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,050.50 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZE, STACY R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,050.23 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RICHARD Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,049.97 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $50,049.97 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,049.81 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALETTA, KRISTIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,049.76 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, TRACY J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $50,049.42 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SHARMON T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,049.18 Date 12/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLMAN, BRIDGET K Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $50,049.18 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRON, ADULFO Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $50,049.14 Date 01/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ANTHONY D Employer name Albany County Amount $50,048.44 Date 07/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-BRAUNER, MARY L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $50,048.40 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, LESLIE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,048.22 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUECKERT, MAUREEN A Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $50,047.68 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, GIOVANNI Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,047.50 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARMUTH, PAUL J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $50,047.26 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDA, NOHRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,046.74 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVULLO, NORA E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $50,046.67 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHAWN B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,046.50 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $50,046.46 Date 05/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNERMAN, DERWIN O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,046.33 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, DANIELLE M Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $50,046.13 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $50,045.92 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, JOSEPH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,045.89 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, JEFFREY D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,045.89 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, DARCY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,045.88 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, COURTNEY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,045.83 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CODY E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $50,045.71 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, COLLEEN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,045.60 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System