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 MEDINA, MARIA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,539.79 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, LORINDA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,539.77 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SCOTT X Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,539.72 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, BRADLEY O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,539.70 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCA, DAVID A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $49,539.61 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESTAD, RENEE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,539.50 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $49,539.46 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDERHOUSE, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,538.80 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRON, BRIAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,538.49 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JALICIA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,538.28 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JASMINE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,538.24 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MILAGROS Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,538.24 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMIS, KRISTIE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $49,538.19 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, ALICE M Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $49,537.89 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, JOSEPH V Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,537.43 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DIANA Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,537.04 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONOVER, LAURA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,537.04 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, CASSANDRA C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,536.91 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKALA, RUSSELL B Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $49,536.28 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERRY L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $49,536.08 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTREY, KAREN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,535.65 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMOTEY, LESLIE E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,535.59 Date 06/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TRAVIS D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,535.58 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DIANA H Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $49,535.55 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, TYLER M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,535.48 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, ANN MARGARET Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $49,535.15 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, MARTHA F Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $49,534.85 Date 09/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRA, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,534.27 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREA, LINDY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,534.02 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, VINCENT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,534.00 Date 10/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,533.86 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEVEN G Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $49,533.72 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TINA LUISA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $49,533.71 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JAIME L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $49,533.36 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINELLO, ARMOND Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $49,533.05 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CLINTON J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,532.65 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLA, ESHRAQ A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,532.58 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, GEORGE C Employer name Town of Wells Amount $49,532.15 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,532.02 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, RONALD D Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $49,531.86 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCOTTE, SANDRA M Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $49,531.78 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JILL E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $49,531.72 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAMUD, AMANDA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,531.44 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVORANDO, MARY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,531.34 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEFENTHALER, DYLAN J Employer name Tioga County Amount $49,531.32 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KARL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,531.24 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,531.19 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SCOTT F Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,531.04 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORE, KIMBERLY Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,530.95 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHOUS, RANDY W Employer name Town of Waddington Amount $49,530.66 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLONKA, NATHAN Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,530.47 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFOSSE, JOHN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,530.36 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, PAUL E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $49,529.96 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RALPH N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,529.95 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,529.81 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOTTI, PHILLIP S JR Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $49,529.76 Date 07/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINBUCH, JUSTIN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,529.64 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARABEE, JODY O Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $49,529.61 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, ZONAYDA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,529.46 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, CARLISLE E, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,529.36 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGIER, AMY M Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,529.34 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SUSAN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,529.05 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DERECK C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,529.01 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, IRENE P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,528.92 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, RAYMOND A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $49,528.64 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT BLANC, JEAN F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,528.00 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBALDI, LOUISE J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,527.71 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLEN, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,527.70 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MARY M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,527.59 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH-HARRIS, SIMONA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,527.44 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERKIN, DAVID A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $49,527.39 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CONTI, CHESTER D Employer name City of Utica Amount $49,527.33 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESPARE, DONNA A Employer name Education Department Amount $49,527.11 Date 07/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESLER, EDWARD T, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,527.07 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, ANGUS Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $49,526.91 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMEYER, MEGAN F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,526.62 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUBERT, SHARON M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $49,526.52 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUBRUN, MONA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,526.37 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCHIOTO, DONNA L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $49,526.21 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, DAVID A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $49,525.99 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGINS, MIA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,525.79 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, KEITH A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $49,525.79 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, SABRINA K Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,525.71 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DENICE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,525.68 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $49,525.61 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYSZKOWSKI, LUBA Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $49,525.20 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLHEISER, LORI A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,525.17 Date 02/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, DANA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $49,525.00 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DEREK J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,524.89 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,524.75 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, WILLIAM M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $49,524.72 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, JAMES J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $49,524.59 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, MARILYN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,524.53 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,524.45 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOMBRUNO, TAVIS J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $49,524.15 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, PAUL H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,523.82 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLO, PEGGY S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $49,523.79 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, KATHERINE E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $49,523.70 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFORT, MARIE Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,523.49 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,523.37 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System