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 IRIZARRY, ALFREDO Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $49,331.89 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JEANETTE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $49,331.66 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,331.59 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, TERRY L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $49,331.33 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RUSSELL G, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,331.08 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $49,331.08 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,331.00 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLK, CLAUDIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,330.79 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JUAN LEON P, II Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,330.78 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, ERNESTO Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $49,330.52 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHNOVA, TEREZA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,330.38 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, BRIDGET Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,329.94 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHELMAN, YAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,329.87 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, DONNA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,329.75 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLEY, REBECCA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,329.62 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEON, KATHIE Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $49,328.88 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,327.99 Date 10/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKRIDGE, TRACY L Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $49,327.96 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBER, GARY R Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $49,327.57 Date 04/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, JESSE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,327.44 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTZ, SUEELLEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,327.30 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUZAN, KAREN V Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $49,327.27 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORASI, JUDY E Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $49,327.20 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLICOTT, ROSLYN E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $49,326.60 Date 04/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKOSKI, TAMMY M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $49,326.40 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JOHN B, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,326.21 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCCO, NANCY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,326.20 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINI, CATHY H Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $49,326.11 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHAWN L Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $49,325.54 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAZIO, MICHAEL E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,325.28 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DEBBIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,325.27 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTENBERGER, SUSAN M Employer name Lansing Community Library Amount $49,325.02 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,324.67 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, TREVOR F, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,324.07 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, GUSTAVO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,323.47 Date 12/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKERT, JOY R Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $49,323.27 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,323.10 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAS, RENEE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,322.83 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MARCUS A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,322.58 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOSEPH N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,322.43 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, ERIC M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,322.24 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, DAISY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,322.00 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY W Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $49,321.98 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, DOREEN A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $49,321.50 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,321.14 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTLIE, RICHARD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,320.76 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, BRADLEY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,320.41 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, ALICIA D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,320.18 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LAURA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,320.11 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTHALL, TIMOTHY E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,319.92 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICK C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,319.92 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, EDAN L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $49,319.88 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, WAYNE S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,319.83 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCZKOWSKI, ELSIE M Employer name Orange County Amount $49,319.70 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOR, GARRETT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,319.31 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, JILLIANN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,319.27 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DANIELLE E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,319.14 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTOOLE, JAMES L Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,318.95 Date 08/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY-SHORTER, JULISSA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,318.82 Date 11/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, ANNETTE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $49,318.73 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ANDREA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $49,318.65 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MARK E Employer name Broome County Amount $49,318.31 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEANER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $49,317.43 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, JAMES L Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,317.11 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $49,317.00 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, AMY S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $49,316.98 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,316.75 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJUSTE, BOSEDE O Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,316.46 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALL-FALLETTA, KATHLEEN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,316.43 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVENETTIO, LIZZETTE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,316.27 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHNER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $49,315.98 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, SHAWN C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,315.62 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSO, KIMBERLY D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $49,315.55 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, FILADELFO Employer name Town of Islip Amount $49,315.51 Date 11/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONIVAS, SANDRA A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $49,315.49 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSER, WILLIAM Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $49,315.48 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, HEATHER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,315.20 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, JESSICA L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $49,315.11 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILIO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,314.96 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, TOBY E Employer name Town of Sanford Amount $49,314.94 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAP, ERIN K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,314.79 Date 11/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZYK, KENNETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $49,314.67 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTOWSKI, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $49,314.36 Date 11/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $49,313.97 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIRE, TYLER A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,313.73 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGRODEK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,313.55 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JENNIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,313.21 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCH, LAURIE A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $49,313.20 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKLOS, CARIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $49,313.20 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, WENDY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,313.19 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, MICHAEL D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,312.86 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, TYRONE W Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $49,312.77 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOLA, JODY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,312.40 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTIVERNE, SIMEON Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $49,312.37 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JAMES R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $49,311.65 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, SCOTT I Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $49,311.38 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, CLIFFORD J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,311.14 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JOSHUA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,311.07 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, KEVIN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,311.00 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLEWINSKI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,310.86 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System