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 TROWBRIDGE, PAUL Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,612.34 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, MELANIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,611.67 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMS, ANITA K Employer name Town of Webster Amount $49,611.61 Date 10/01/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $49,611.56 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SARAH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,611.45 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIBELL, DAN P Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,611.12 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,611.10 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, NICOLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,610.95 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, STEVEN E Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,610.84 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ONOLFO, CATHLEEN G Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,610.76 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFORTE, GISELA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,610.74 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, EVAN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,610.30 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIHRBERG, RHONDA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,610.20 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLEY, NANCY M Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $49,610.00 Date 12/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABORDE, LAURYN E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,609.92 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $49,609.74 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEGER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $49,609.64 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TRACY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,609.50 Date 02/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, SARAH M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $49,609.39 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT B Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $49,609.36 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,609.31 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, JILL S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,609.02 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGLIANO, KELLY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,608.97 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHANTHAVOUT, MELISSA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,608.96 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURBAN, ARLAN C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,608.87 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, GERARD A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,608.57 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODIE, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $49,608.42 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ERIC Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $49,608.36 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCHARD, KEDISHIA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,608.14 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, PAMELA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,608.04 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MELODY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,607.70 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RICHARD G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,607.62 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, MICHAEL A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $49,607.55 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGO, MICHAEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $49,607.44 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, DESIREE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,607.34 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGEL, WILLIAM F Employer name Village of Manorhaven Amount $49,607.18 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BROOKE C Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,607.17 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHTER, TIMOTHY O Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,607.06 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, HELEN T Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,606.49 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULKOWSKI, NICHOLAS B Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,606.04 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGREGORIO, TERRI M Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $49,605.80 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILT, KIM M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,605.70 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATRICIA M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $49,605.60 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, COURTNEY C Employer name Ontario County Amount $49,605.23 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGANO, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,605.04 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOPOULOS, BARBARA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $49,604.82 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KELVIN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,604.80 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Fine Amount $49,604.74 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTI, AARON Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $49,604.72 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCROHAN, DONNA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $49,604.67 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, JULIANA E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,604.66 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JULIE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,604.52 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KERNELL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,604.48 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEVAER, EDWARD R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,604.09 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DAME, COLLEEN P Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $49,604.01 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, XIOMARA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,603.92 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, COURTNEY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $49,603.87 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISS, RACHEL A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $49,603.40 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON-EAVES, MARTY J Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $49,603.36 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ERIC C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,603.28 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHEMRAJ, NANDARAM Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,603.23 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, SHERI A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,603.10 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, PATRICK J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $49,603.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARRAGA DIAZ, JON Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $49,603.00 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, SEAN T Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $49,603.00 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ELLEN K Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $49,602.98 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENO, DENNIS L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $49,602.55 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSO-KOETZNER, MICHELE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZOLINO, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPAOLA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIANO, NORA J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BRIGHT, KURT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCH, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ANNALISA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, GABRIELLE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,602.24 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LETA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,602.11 Date 01/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of New Berlin Amount $49,601.92 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUBAR, BOAMATTIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,601.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SEAN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,601.62 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KAYLA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,601.45 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, BRENDON N Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,601.05 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIANO, THOMAS J, III Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $49,600.09 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASBY, KIMBERLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,600.03 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHELLE L Employer name Allegany County Amount $49,599.78 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLICELLI, PAUL F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $49,599.73 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, ARTHUR Employer name Broome County Amount $49,599.66 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZARDI, GINA Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $49,599.60 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELUS, EDELINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,599.40 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASK, DIANA L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,599.29 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUCK, THERESA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSLER, DIANE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JASHARA T Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, CONNIE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLATT, PAMELLA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 03/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESPAN, KATIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, LYNDA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, DANA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, THANDIE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,599.02 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System