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 GARNES, AYANA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,473.81 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEVIRGEN, PHILIP JOHN C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,473.67 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, LISA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,473.61 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, BI-LAN Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $49,473.56 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, STACY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,473.24 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, HEATH L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,473.17 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUER, TODD J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $49,473.03 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMAN, SHANIKA N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,473.02 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, KATHY L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $49,472.63 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADEL, BARBARA B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,472.63 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, MANUEL Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $49,472.61 Date 05/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Corning Amount $49,472.11 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAN, WILLIAM C Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,472.04 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, DEBORAH A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $49,471.92 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, AMY L Employer name Madison County Amount $49,471.50 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, EDWARD F Employer name Town of Bovina Amount $49,471.48 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, STACEY A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $49,471.37 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTIN, WINDSOR Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $49,471.21 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOW, DANIEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $49,470.86 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEFER, ANGELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,470.67 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, BENJAMIN P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,470.59 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, RONALD B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $49,470.45 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, RONALD W, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $49,470.12 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOR-NORMAN, GILLIAN K Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $49,470.00 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINTO, TAMMY M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,469.82 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLEN, LISA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,469.82 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, DANIEL E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,469.79 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MATTHEW D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $49,469.54 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHLER, DONNA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,469.39 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, JANICE C Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,469.10 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIZZI, MICHAEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,469.05 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, RODOLPHE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $49,469.02 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEBRA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,468.96 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, JAMIE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,468.96 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVAC, DERRICK J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,468.89 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JASON C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,468.82 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELAGE, MARTHA J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $49,468.71 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH-PIPIA, JEAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,468.18 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KIMBERLY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,467.94 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODLE, OLIVIA V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,467.83 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LOUISE S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,467.83 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, BENJAMIN J Employer name Hamilton County Amount $49,467.78 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, SHANNON R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,467.45 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, PHILIP K Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $49,467.41 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURMIAKI, PAULA L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $49,466.85 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, JOSEPH H Employer name Albany County Amount $49,466.56 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, TINA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,466.29 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, RANDY B Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,466.22 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNEO, KATHLEEN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,466.07 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAS, GEORGE D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,466.06 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLIN, JONAS M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,465.72 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUND, JOHN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,465.61 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESKE, THOMAS D Employer name Allegany County Amount $49,465.38 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, APRIL R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,465.25 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, COLLETTE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,465.02 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, KELLY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,464.86 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPCZNSKI, NELLIE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $49,464.59 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIAL, JEFFREY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,464.57 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGARDO, ELISA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $49,464.56 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CRAIG R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,464.56 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAIRE, EMILE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,464.47 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANZEN, BRADLEY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,464.20 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASEWICH, JOHN F Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,463.92 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANASIEWICZ, JOANNA M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,463.72 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, DEBORAH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,463.68 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIAN, AMANDA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,463.61 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIBELLO, JEFFREY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,462.96 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHETTI, MARTINA Employer name Palisades Int St Pk Comm Nonst Amount $49,462.92 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, JASON M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,462.87 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, NATHANIEL T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,462.79 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, SARAH J Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $49,462.54 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, APRIL M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $49,462.49 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KAREN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,462.48 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, PATRICIA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,462.43 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, RICHARD M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,462.24 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, ROBERT D Employer name Ilion Housing Authority Amount $49,462.11 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOHN M Employer name Ilion Housing Authority Amount $49,462.11 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNDERS, JOANNE E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $49,462.08 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAMANOS, GEORGE G Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $49,462.01 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNEY, KATARZYNA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,461.97 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, NICHOLAS J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $49,461.78 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, HEATHER L Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $49,461.32 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, TISHAWNA D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $49,461.17 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROCCIA, DAVID J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,460.92 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBBITT, NUMIL Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $49,460.64 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,460.39 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, LESLIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,460.34 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTIER, DAVID L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,459.86 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JAVUNT T Employer name Erie County Amount $49,459.75 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SHAWN M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,459.69 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPALEO, MARY ANN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,459.58 Date 07/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWETT, ZACHARY D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,459.57 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERUOSO, DANIEL M Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $49,459.53 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, MARY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,459.50 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, APRIL G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,459.30 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGSLEY, SUSAN K Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $49,459.21 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTELL, DONALD A Employer name Otsego County Amount $49,459.14 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAU, SHELONA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,458.58 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, SHEA C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,458.36 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERTA, GABRIEL Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $49,458.23 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System