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 LONG, MARTHA Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,345.77 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KENNETH L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,345.71 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,345.71 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, NICOLE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,345.71 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, PETER J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,345.71 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNASH, DAVID A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,345.71 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, BEVERLY J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $49,345.65 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHANGIR, ZAKIA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,345.46 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEG, HEIDI M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,345.16 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURICK, RUSSELL A Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $49,344.94 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ALICE L Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $49,344.83 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SUSIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,344.50 Date 01/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, KENNETH E Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,344.47 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCELAY-PARRIS, LOURDES Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $49,344.30 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, STEPHEN MARK Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,344.10 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, JOHN J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $49,343.99 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERS, EMILY S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $49,343.91 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSELMAN, RYAN J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $49,343.43 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,343.10 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, DIANA I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,342.92 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, JOHN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,342.63 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, DANIEL J Employer name Madison County Amount $49,342.57 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RYAN R Employer name Erie County Amount $49,342.43 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHALL, MICHELLE L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $49,342.39 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, MICHAEL A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $49,342.39 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, MARYANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,342.06 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, BEVERLY J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $49,341.88 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLMAN, AUDREY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,341.75 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JOSEPH H Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $49,341.22 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERTITA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,341.09 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JAKE A, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,340.77 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ELLEN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,340.72 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURLIS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $49,340.58 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RONALD L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,340.57 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERENA, HELEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,340.55 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISK, HEATHER L Employer name Washington County Amount $49,340.55 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMENTRAUT, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,340.54 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TOD D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $49,340.37 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $49,340.13 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, DARLENE Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,340.04 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICH, RAYMOND C Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,339.76 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, SUSAN J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $49,339.68 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROLIUS, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $49,339.58 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOWAK, TODD A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $49,339.52 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONBERG, JOSEPHINE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,339.47 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHAM, DAVID D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,339.47 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, DARRYL A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,339.47 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JANET S Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,339.41 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, RAYMOND A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,339.19 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, SHEILA E Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $49,339.19 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEING, MICHELE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $49,339.18 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, MARIA Employer name Orange County Amount $49,338.99 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW K Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $49,338.96 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THOMAS J Employer name City of Olean Amount $49,338.93 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CARL E, II Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,338.68 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $49,338.33 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROL, RAYMOND A, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $49,338.30 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, NICHOLAS P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,338.26 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPKA, THERESA L Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $49,338.20 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, TERRENCE M Employer name Education Department Amount $49,338.17 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMAVERA, CARLO D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,337.35 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTIA, GAIL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,337.31 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, HAL A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,337.13 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, MARIA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,337.03 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALERIU, FRANCISKA L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $49,336.90 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSON, MICHELE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,336.76 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVANIC, JOHNATHAN Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $49,336.56 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, BARBARA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,336.34 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, IVAN C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $49,336.28 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, JOHN R, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,336.21 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Medford Fire District Amount $49,336.21 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONER, KAMEKAH K Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,335.91 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGHORNE, ROSE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $49,335.83 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, MARY J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,335.68 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ROSE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,335.57 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, JENNIFER S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $49,335.51 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANTI, CHRISTINA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $49,335.35 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JON P Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $49,335.13 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETER, RONNIE B Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $49,335.03 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ERIC D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,334.83 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGIRIS, TODD A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,334.61 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, MARY JO Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $49,334.56 Date 03/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWIOZDOWSKI, KRIS J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,334.46 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMON, CLIFFORD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,334.05 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, SUZANNE B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,333.90 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCO, JANET J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,333.89 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, THOMAS E Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,333.68 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JULIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,333.50 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, GALE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,333.33 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBB, JAMIE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $49,333.23 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SARA K Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,332.91 Date 12/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, DONNA H Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $49,332.79 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONA, MARK A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $49,332.47 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMABILE, MARK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,332.28 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,332.28 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, STEVEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,332.28 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVAR, KEVIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,332.28 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, ERIN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,332.11 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTAK, COLE L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,332.05 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BRECHT, GORDON L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,331.93 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System