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 NEWMAN, TARA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,642.64 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,642.58 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYERMANN, SHELLEY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,642.56 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOWS, RICHARD H L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,642.54 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEMEL, BRIDGETTE L Employer name Essex County Amount $49,642.29 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, BRAZILINA F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,642.08 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, TENE M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $49,642.04 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, PETER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,641.81 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, KEVIN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,641.81 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $49,641.49 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, GABRIELLA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $49,641.42 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,641.39 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-BASHTA, DENISE M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $49,641.29 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MANUEL L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $49,641.18 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRUDE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,640.95 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINO, CRYSTAL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,640.90 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOSHUA M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,640.68 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBARK, BRUCE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,640.67 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAINES, MELODY P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,640.53 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, SHARISSE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $49,640.42 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, KAITLIN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,640.33 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, LAUREN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,640.23 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, PAMELA J Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $49,640.13 Date 03/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, CHRISTOPHER C, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,639.98 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, GARRETT M Employer name Town of Day Amount $49,639.85 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKOWSKI, ALEX J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,639.66 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIE M Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $49,639.66 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERASIMOU, TIMOTHY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,639.48 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, DEBBIE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,639.36 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, PAULA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,639.21 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HELEN A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $49,639.20 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, DAVID W Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $49,639.10 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RONALD C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,639.01 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PLESHETTE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,638.84 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, BRIAN R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $49,638.78 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERICKA D Employer name Albany County Amount $49,637.83 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, SHERRY A, MRS Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,637.78 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTRUM, LATOYA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,637.75 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMADHON, ADI M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,637.71 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENAILLE, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,636.97 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, TOMAS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,636.90 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PHILIP M Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $49,636.90 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, GREGORY M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,636.80 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHAEL S Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,636.74 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, LISA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,636.74 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYSKOSKI, JAIMIE L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $49,636.35 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINE, KYLE A Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,636.34 Date 09/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $49,636.19 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUST, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,636.12 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKWORTH, ARNOLD C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $49,635.87 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BARBARA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,635.29 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANTIA, STACEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,635.12 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, LISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,635.03 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGANY, ANN M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $49,635.00 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Trenton Amount $49,634.88 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, JULIE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,634.82 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWILL, MARY P Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $49,634.77 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, LAURIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,634.69 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, JUDY M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,634.53 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEAD, CARIN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,634.22 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTE, DENNIS E Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $49,634.07 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIRIAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,633.76 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZDZINSKI, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $49,633.52 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ERIC J Employer name Chenango County Amount $49,633.44 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SEAN M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $49,633.43 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, ERIC K Employer name Village of Youngstown Amount $49,633.26 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,633.23 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $49,632.87 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, GEORGIANNE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,632.75 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRIAN K Employer name Victor CSD Amount $49,632.16 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, RANDY S Employer name City of Lockport Amount $49,631.79 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KEVIN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,631.61 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,631.60 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEG, MATTHEW F Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,631.60 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOTT, ELIZABETH J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,631.32 Date 04/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONECIPHER, NICOLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,631.18 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK J Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,631.12 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATE, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Pharsalia Amount $49,630.76 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,630.75 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, DOUGLAS E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $49,630.65 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYCHERT, EDWARD L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,630.64 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSTEIN, JUSTIN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,630.23 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JESSICA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,629.87 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, RYAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,629.84 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN, LAMONT Employer name Village of Holley Amount $49,629.24 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUINE-KORNBREK, MARY JANE Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $49,629.14 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALGETY, WILLIAM F Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,628.96 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JESSICA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,628.84 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, TERI Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $49,628.71 Date 08/24/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ERIK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,628.56 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, SUSANNE Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,628.56 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, NICOLE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,628.53 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,628.26 Date 11/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUE, LISA P Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,628.21 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LORI A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $49,628.03 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANGAIYAN, RABI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,627.93 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, DANIEL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,627.87 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWIECKO, ANNE F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,627.60 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MITCHELL A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $49,627.60 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SCOTT T Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,627.58 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System