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 DAUPHINAIS, RUSSELL C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $49,966.96 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, JACK W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $49,966.85 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORRIE, DELORES I Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $49,966.71 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,966.69 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKLEY, DEBORAH Z Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,966.68 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, KEVIN O Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,965.77 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLOW, LAURA I Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $49,964.87 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMFIELD, LAURA H Employer name Putnam County Amount $49,964.83 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIN, RACHAEL L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,964.75 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDARELLI, CHRISTINA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,964.67 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, RAINA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,964.59 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, RYAN R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,964.57 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, WILLIAM J Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,964.49 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICASSO, DEBRA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,964.24 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ROBERT F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,964.14 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, MICHAEL R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $49,964.00 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSOGI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $49,963.93 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHIONE, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Depew Amount $49,963.92 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGAMARCA, ROSA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,963.82 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTS, MALORY E Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,963.69 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOAN A Employer name Catskill Public Library Amount $49,963.69 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREGE, MICHELE L Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $49,963.49 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, THOMAS P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,963.24 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, RICHARD T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $49,963.14 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SONIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,963.03 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $49,962.78 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rome Amount $49,962.20 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELAZIZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $49,962.02 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPIS, JOSEPH Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $49,961.90 Date 01/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESALU, OLAWALE O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,961.85 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $49,961.85 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELDER, ANDREW F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,961.83 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, KRISTIN Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $49,961.66 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CLARA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $49,961.62 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, LINDSAY N Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $49,961.61 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, JILL M Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,961.59 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, NICOLE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,961.57 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DAVID P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,961.49 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRICKSON, LAVON R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,961.40 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISINGER, PEARL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,961.35 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMAK, KYLE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,961.33 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLS, KORIE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,961.21 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ROBERT B, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $49,960.80 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, ZAHIR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,960.51 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAHER, ASIYA AR Employer name Erie County Amount $49,960.50 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, WENDY A Employer name No Greenbush Common Sd Amount $49,959.96 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, RICKY E Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $49,959.68 Date 11/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERI L Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $49,959.18 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERS, NORLEEN E Employer name Allegany County Amount $49,958.99 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,958.96 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,958.63 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,958.62 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNITO, BONNIE D Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $49,958.56 Date 10/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, SHANNON M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,958.47 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, SUNGUN Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,958.44 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHER, DARREN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,958.27 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, JOSEPH H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,957.99 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBO, RUDY FLORO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,957.80 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBEE, KERRY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,957.44 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEPOTA, SYLVIA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,957.41 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRIGAN, SHARON E Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $49,957.18 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, MARK A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $49,956.91 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $49,956.84 Date 03/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, ALINA Employer name Walton CSD Amount $49,956.84 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISANO, NICHOLAS P Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $49,956.71 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, LESLIE M Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $49,956.67 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, IRIS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,956.32 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLO, CATHERINE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,956.15 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, CRAIG M Employer name Village of Attica Amount $49,956.13 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNIK-RAYNOR, TRUDI L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $49,956.00 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRENCHAK, MARIA DEVITO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,955.96 Date 11/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, BOBBY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $49,955.96 Date 05/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, VICKI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,955.36 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ERICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,954.82 Date 09/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-THOMPSON, JOAN V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,954.65 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, CHRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,954.49 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,954.36 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIXEIRA, CHARLES F Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,954.10 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LORI J Employer name Albany County Amount $49,953.60 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULAR, GRACE A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $49,953.47 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, RENEE Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $49,953.45 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WECHSLER, ANTHONY F Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,953.41 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ADAM W Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $49,953.34 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACKMANN, ANGELA M Employer name Warren County Amount $49,953.27 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSEILLE, SOPHIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,953.13 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $49,953.13 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATESIC, JAIME M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,952.95 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, SANDRA Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $49,952.95 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SETH J Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $49,952.87 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,952.62 Date 01/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINCE, DANIEL M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $49,952.29 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PAUL R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,952.26 Date 05/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LESLEY N Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,952.26 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CLAUDIA G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,952.26 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, WILLIAM L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $49,952.08 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, SHEILA JO Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,951.99 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,951.78 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,951.61 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHENIK, PRUDENCE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,951.56 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, ROWENA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,951.46 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System