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 WALSH, ADAM W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,824.31 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, LAURA Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $49,824.27 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, KAREN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,824.08 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANAM, CODY R Employer name Albany County Amount $49,823.94 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DIANNE T Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $49,823.93 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, CHRISTINE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,823.85 Date 08/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIRUNAVUKARASU, DHINAKARAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,823.75 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMAR, SYED A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,823.21 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGRYDZIAK, DEBRA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $49,823.18 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONATHAN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,823.09 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKOWIAK, DARCY R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,823.05 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWARD-WILSON, ANGELINE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,822.96 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, TERRI E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $49,822.50 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CORA C Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $49,822.31 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENS, REGINALD L Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $49,822.05 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CONRAD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,821.69 Date 08/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, KAREN Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,821.32 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DANIEL G, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,821.09 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SUSAN J Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $49,820.84 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,820.81 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHIRLEY A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,820.70 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREPTOW, KIMBERLY R Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $49,820.68 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,820.50 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $49,820.27 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONOLD, LAURA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,820.25 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFAN, JAMES C Employer name Erie County Amount $49,820.13 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER M Employer name Ontario County Amount $49,820.11 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, STEPHEN L, SR Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $49,820.00 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELLEN G Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $49,819.86 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HENRY E, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $49,819.23 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAACK, DERIN M Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $49,819.20 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, NORMAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,819.05 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, ANTHONY Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $49,819.05 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, NATHAN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $49,818.96 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, MITCHELL W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,818.95 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENKS, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $49,818.63 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, LISA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $49,818.00 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, JOEL R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,817.94 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLITTIERI, GARY M Employer name Village of Alden Amount $49,817.90 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $49,817.82 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MICHAEL P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,817.69 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, SARAH C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,817.44 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DOROTHY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,817.29 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, BARBARA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,816.85 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, ROBERT R Employer name Warren County Amount $49,816.52 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, CATHY L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $49,816.39 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $49,816.14 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINDER, DEANNE L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,816.11 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, KATHLEEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,816.10 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRA, DENICE L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $49,816.08 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, ROSEMARY C Employer name Massena CSD Amount $49,816.00 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,815.53 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA-BANKS, MIKEL-ANN N Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $49,815.50 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDA, JOANNE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,815.45 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDA, GREGORY S Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,815.42 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELDERHOUSE, JEVIN R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,815.39 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARVA E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,815.28 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MICHAEL J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,815.25 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, GARY G Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $49,814.99 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $49,814.95 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETTE, KIM T Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,814.92 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, LESLIE A, MRS Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $49,814.80 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SANDRA M Employer name Madison County Amount $49,814.72 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,814.70 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, ALBERT L Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,814.53 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, MARY A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $49,814.16 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBO, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,813.77 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KENAN I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,813.62 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARGARET M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,813.61 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, DAVID B Employer name Lewis County Amount $49,813.44 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURG, DEBORAH L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,813.44 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITCER, RALPH R Employer name Columbia County Amount $49,813.24 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, PATTI A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,813.20 Date 02/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, DONALD T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,813.11 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI TONNO, VINCENT T Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,812.88 Date 06/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVLAND, CHAD F Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $49,812.77 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFEV, ELIZABETH C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,812.56 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAISER, MICHAEL S Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $49,812.42 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITTER, CLIFFORD P Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,812.24 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARMONTE, DENISE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,811.94 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIRZ, KIMBERLY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $49,811.91 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, HEATHER M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $49,811.72 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, TODD C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,811.70 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, TODD M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $49,811.64 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARAGOZA, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,811.14 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $49,811.05 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSMA, MARTINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $49,811.05 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHORE, VJAY S Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $49,811.02 Date 01/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, SARAH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,810.84 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU FORE, JANET L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $49,810.71 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, URAINA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,810.61 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $49,810.28 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, RYAN T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $49,810.16 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN APELDORN, JAMES J Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,810.05 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSKI, STEVEN L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $49,809.66 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHANNA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,809.45 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEJO, NADIUSKA D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $49,809.29 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBBEKS, JOYCE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,809.00 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKIDE, CHIGOLUM A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,808.87 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,808.57 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System