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 TRIANI, JANET E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $49,372.39 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, JOAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,372.20 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, KATE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,372.17 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, CAROLE N Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $49,372.02 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, CATHERINE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,371.97 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, LESLIE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $49,371.66 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MARCY A Employer name Albany County Amount $49,371.64 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $49,371.54 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDUS, SUSAN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,371.45 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYBERT, RYAN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,371.40 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, MAURA G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,371.14 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLOWSKI, SCOTT J Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,371.12 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, RAHSHON T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,370.75 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUFALL, KARL E Employer name Village of Attica Amount $49,370.64 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JONATHAN S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,370.41 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZING, BRYAN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,370.41 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISZ, JACOB S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $49,370.40 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $49,370.25 Date 02/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICK W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,370.15 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,370.08 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANQUAH, ELIZABETH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,369.96 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CAROLYN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $49,369.84 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESO, KALYN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,369.81 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU-BENSON, PRINCIA H Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,369.64 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, BERNADETTE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,369.42 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, MARGARET M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,369.37 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, MARY B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,369.32 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN-CUMPSTON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,369.30 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLETT, GINA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,368.86 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOCCHI, FRED J, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $49,368.80 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUGHRIN, RYAN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,368.79 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRZAZGA, JOHN K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,368.79 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, GUILLERMO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,368.78 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, FREDERICK A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,368.68 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERCZEK, CANDACE C Employer name City of Utica Amount $49,368.58 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, DONNA R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $49,368.38 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELZINGER, DIAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,368.20 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, ROSCELLA E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,367.81 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, DEREK J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,367.70 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, JACQUELINE Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $49,367.44 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, DANIEL G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,367.18 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYS, VYGANDAS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,367.18 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, JOHN J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $49,366.48 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSOWSKI, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,366.47 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEH, JOSEPH Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $49,366.35 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, ASHLEY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,366.06 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTNER, MARK R Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $49,365.89 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, LAUREN E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $49,365.72 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHELOR, RANDOLF E Employer name Erie County Amount $49,365.62 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMANGAL, NAADIA K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $49,365.58 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, KIM Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,365.16 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, KRISTIN A Employer name Yates County Amount $49,365.07 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, ABBIGAIL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,364.61 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, JENNIFER J Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $49,364.53 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JOHN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,364.23 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, MARTIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,364.17 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOEL V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,364.17 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY-CHARLAND, JOSHUA J Employer name Education Department Amount $49,364.17 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, DAVID E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,364.17 Date 07/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWACKHAMER, EARL E, JR Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,364.17 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDIKE, MICHAEL S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,364.17 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, GREGG P Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,364.06 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JEAN C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,363.90 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHERS, MARIA T Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $49,363.82 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTERII, PHYLLIS Employer name Highland CSD Amount $49,363.68 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, FRANCIS Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,363.39 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, TERESA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,363.30 Date 09/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEZADA, DIGNA E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,363.13 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,363.11 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, FELIX F Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $49,363.05 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIMMER, DAWN L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $49,363.01 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LORI-ANE K Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $49,362.97 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMOCK, LAUREEN V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,362.80 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, JAMES E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,362.56 Date 06/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, SYLVESTER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,362.53 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SUSAN K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,362.35 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASLAVSKIY, ILYA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,362.30 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEURTADO, GREGORY L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,362.30 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARUZZO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,362.30 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, PHILIP G Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,362.30 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, SCOTT A Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,362.25 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLIETT, JOHN J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $49,362.13 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, DAISY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,362.08 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, KRISTA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,361.97 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, INJA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,361.92 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENO, PASQUA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $49,361.89 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,361.88 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, HALEY B Employer name Madison County Amount $49,361.85 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MEGAN A Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $49,361.71 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMINELLI, WESLEY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,361.38 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAR, JODY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,361.22 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, REBECCA L Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $49,361.16 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, TODD E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,361.05 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYANN, ALAN D Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $49,360.93 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISBELL, TIMOTHY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,360.92 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, PATRICIA M Employer name Orange County Amount $49,360.87 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASTLE, RAYMOND E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $49,360.86 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, SCOTT W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,360.86 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, ANNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $49,360.82 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, ANTHONY M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $49,360.79 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System