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 COULTHART, COLLEEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $49,916.00 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, OLGA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,915.86 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LOUIS Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,915.84 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JULIE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,915.83 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, MARGARET R Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,915.70 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,915.16 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERSOLD, DOUGLAS D Employer name Town of Verona Amount $49,914.95 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENAT, CHANDRAWATHIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,914.92 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $49,914.77 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUSANYA, EBENEZER O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $49,914.76 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, AYASHA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,914.68 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, SAMSON Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $49,914.47 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIDEO, SUZANNE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $49,913.84 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUFMAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $49,913.84 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $49,913.83 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRONI, MARK L Employer name Orange County Amount $49,913.76 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, LORETTA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,913.75 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTICO, PAULA L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $49,913.75 Date 09/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANEK, KATHLEEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,913.73 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, RICHARD J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $49,913.66 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $49,913.56 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIHAN, JEREMY J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $49,913.55 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPAJ, LONNY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,913.32 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRONE, JOHN F Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,913.27 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERIO, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $49,913.21 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCHIARELLI, CARMEN V Employer name Erie County Amount $49,913.16 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, HELEN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $49,913.08 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVIER, JOHN R Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $49,913.04 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN STEENBURG, DOUGLAS R Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $49,912.99 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULES, MARIE CARLINE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,912.78 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, LAURIE L Employer name Madison County Amount $49,912.64 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, DONNA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,912.53 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, ANGELYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,912.33 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIN, JILL F Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,911.94 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, SCOTT A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,911.82 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLCOW, TERESA Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $49,911.68 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, ALLISON S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $49,911.47 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, CECILIA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,911.41 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, JOANNE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,910.80 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRANDI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,910.71 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DAVID S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,910.54 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, LEE A Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $49,910.40 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRATT, GEORGE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,910.39 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $49,910.22 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRIS, NANCY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,909.92 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,909.85 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, EDWARD Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $49,909.85 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDINS, SONIA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $49,909.85 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DAVID B Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,909.81 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASRICHA, VIKAS Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $49,909.62 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEY, TAMMY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,909.55 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYDELOTTE, DAWN M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $49,909.19 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKONEY, DOUGLAS M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,909.16 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, GEORGE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,909.08 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBECK, CATHERINE H Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,908.81 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, SCOTT A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $49,908.74 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDWARD R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,908.69 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELGESEN, DENISE A Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $49,908.67 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, DEBRA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,908.44 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, BRIAN B Employer name Erie County Amount $49,908.34 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLEGA, ANTONIO Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,907.80 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASH, NANCY J Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $49,907.78 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, KAREN I Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $49,907.76 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LATASHA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,907.39 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, ELLEN J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,907.30 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, SHAREESE C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,906.88 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZADA, LILIANA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,906.88 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, ANGEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,906.86 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS L, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,906.51 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROY M, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $49,906.51 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARK D Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $49,906.42 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, MARK R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,906.37 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINEYARD, PETER J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $49,906.13 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLHEMUS, TODD R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,905.82 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOAN M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $49,905.77 Date 03/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, JASON R Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $49,905.68 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, SALVATORE, JR Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $49,905.49 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, RUTH R C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $49,905.35 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, AMANDA N Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $49,905.31 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLER, MARY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,905.28 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEI, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,905.28 Date 10/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEGORIN, JUAN V Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,905.16 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEST, LEXI L Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,904.81 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $49,904.43 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, JAMES F Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $49,904.36 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $49,904.08 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,904.00 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADANTE, MARILYN D Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,903.94 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO-WHEELER, MILTA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,903.87 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAMELA L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $49,903.87 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALICA, MARY Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,903.44 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAS, PATTI L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,903.33 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUZA, LEIGH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,903.21 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORY, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $49,902.90 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALA, SUZANNE B Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $49,902.85 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, JAWED A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,902.82 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGROS, NADINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,902.80 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,902.80 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, ANGELA Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $49,902.79 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, DEBRA J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $49,902.76 Date 11/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System