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 HECHT, ANN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $49,791.26 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACARD, BARBARA S Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $49,791.26 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $49,791.22 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMAYO, GREGORIO V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,791.18 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIONE, JANE E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $49,791.14 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGO, THERESA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $49,790.85 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DENISE L Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $49,790.84 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURINO, TAMMIE A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $49,790.61 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, LUCY I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,790.61 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTISANI, BRUNO Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,790.55 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREGORY S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,790.51 Date 08/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, ADAM H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,790.50 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROSALYN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,790.48 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTLER, JAMES R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $49,789.81 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHWASSER, KELLY ANN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,789.74 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, AMY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,789.59 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTRYS, DONALD R Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $49,789.54 Date 09/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHAVON T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,789.48 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANTE, ANGELINA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $49,789.36 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES FORGE, EILEEN A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,789.12 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVECZ, LORRAINE Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,789.11 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, DEODATO A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $49,789.08 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, RONALD E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $49,789.02 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALMI, EINO V, III Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $49,789.00 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, OLGA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,788.95 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DRESAR-BERRY, DENISE E Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,788.53 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, SUSAN G Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,788.48 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RITA A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,788.26 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINBACH, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,788.16 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISKANT, DAVID W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $49,788.07 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, SONG CHI Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $49,788.06 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DIANE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,787.87 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEY, JOHN F Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $49,787.73 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICK, RICHARD G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,787.68 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASE, STANLEY E Employer name Greene County Amount $49,787.67 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,787.63 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOK, KODY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,787.63 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, MARY L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $49,787.55 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLGAN, CHARLOTTE T Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $49,787.02 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, VICTOR E Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $49,787.00 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIER, PAMELA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,786.85 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, PHYLLIS M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,786.67 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $49,786.51 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTA, DANIELLE Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $49,786.18 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,786.12 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, ALVARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,786.03 Date 06/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, STEVEN R Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,785.88 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLL, LAURA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,785.85 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, BARBARA Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $49,785.70 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON SCHWEIGER, KARL S Employer name Town of Evans Amount $49,785.46 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREEM W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,785.37 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $49,785.17 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAULA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,784.90 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,784.83 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPELA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,784.65 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, BRIAN K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,784.52 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENGER, RICHARD J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $49,783.81 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, JUSTIN T Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $49,783.72 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, MAX E, JR Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $49,783.49 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, MANUEL F Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,783.48 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPASS, CAROLYN Employer name Albany County Amount $49,783.21 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JAMES A Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $49,782.54 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDAM, JOY E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,782.51 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,782.30 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGENHAGEN, TRACI L Employer name Broome County Amount $49,782.12 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,781.99 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, THOMAS T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,781.84 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, THEODORE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,781.72 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCK, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,781.58 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTEN, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $49,781.42 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIMO, MATTHEW Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $49,781.32 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DANIELLE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,781.31 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNYAMON, WILLIE H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,781.11 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTI, SUSAN J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $49,781.11 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUST, PETER J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $49,781.10 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, GERALD R Employer name Town of Huron Amount $49,780.57 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHOUSE, WESLEY E Employer name Village of Interlaken Amount $49,780.50 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, HERBERT S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,780.46 Date 11/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TOMASA Employer name Port Chester Public Library Amount $49,780.24 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, MELISSA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $49,779.99 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, DAWN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,779.95 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, ANN M Employer name Town of Webster Amount $49,779.95 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, ROXANA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $49,779.43 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANU, ANDREA R Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $49,779.20 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDO, AKEEM S Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $49,779.09 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGUS, RENE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,778.78 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASARCI, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,778.68 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, MARK W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,778.66 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLIS, STACY Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $49,778.03 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, LENA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $49,777.98 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZEPASNIAK, RYAN J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $49,777.87 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLESING, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $49,777.83 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, TAMMY L Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $49,777.71 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANICE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,777.63 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, PHILLIP D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,777.34 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, AMANDA K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,777.13 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNELL, DONALD J Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,777.04 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUGNIER, KIMBERLY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,777.00 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SUSAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $49,776.99 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDY, IBRAHIIM K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,776.97 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System