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 JANSEN, ANDREW W Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $49,220.85 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDELLA, THERESIA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,220.63 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISOWSKI, MICHAEL C Employer name Erie County Amount $49,220.63 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, TARA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,220.55 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, BRUCE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,220.51 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKI, JAROD M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $49,220.49 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBONE, STEVEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,220.29 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOW, KARL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,220.27 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, DENNIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,220.26 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, DAWN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,220.01 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,219.69 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAKOGIANNIS, NICHOLAS C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,219.63 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, NANCY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,219.33 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, KELLEY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,219.30 Date 11/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, ROYCHELLE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,218.97 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MICHAEL M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,218.91 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEOLLA, GIORGIO Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $49,218.41 Date 05/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTOPOULOS, CHRIS G Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $49,218.30 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Stafford Amount $49,217.91 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOKNAUTH, KAMALA D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,217.80 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PIANO, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,217.73 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLING, BRADLEY T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,217.72 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, BRENDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,217.68 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRENDON J Employer name Erie County Amount $49,217.30 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $49,217.13 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLET, LISA Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,216.76 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, THEODORE J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $49,216.65 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, SHARON M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,216.58 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, CATINA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,216.27 Date 03/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,216.22 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, PAUL H Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $49,215.59 Date 06/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISTON, GERARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,215.58 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ELLYN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,215.21 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, DAVID E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,214.96 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,214.58 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, SHIRLEY Employer name Orange County Amount $49,214.49 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA-WHITE, JUDY A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $49,214.45 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, LAURA C Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $49,214.44 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, PRIYANKA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,214.40 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHMANN, BARRY H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,213.69 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EILEEN T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,213.66 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NISH, RORY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,213.60 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $49,213.53 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, SCOTT W Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $49,213.38 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, KENNETH J Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,213.27 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, WILLIAM Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $49,213.20 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, MARIANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,213.12 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODNER, TIFFANY L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $49,212.85 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, DAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,212.74 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAECKEL, DOUGLAS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,212.73 Date 10/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-COOK, DIONNE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,212.67 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ROBIN E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $49,212.02 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, BRIAN C Employer name Education Department Amount $49,211.88 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,211.62 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METCALFE, SHAUN M Employer name Town of Ossian Amount $49,211.52 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, LAURIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,211.50 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAMES G Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $49,211.47 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Madison County Amount $49,211.30 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, BRETT F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,211.25 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, BETHANY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,211.18 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIS, SHARON L Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $49,211.15 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, LIMA Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $49,210.90 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPICCOLO, DAVID J, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $49,210.75 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISOV RIEBL, DMITRIY E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,210.69 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, SUZANNE E Employer name Washington County Amount $49,210.38 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOVAR-MORALES, IVONNE A Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $49,210.21 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, MARY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,210.11 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, SUKHJIT K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,209.82 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUELLO TAYLOR, SONIA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,209.71 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGAST-CLARK, GERRY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,209.52 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIFELMAN, LAUREN A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $49,209.51 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, NALA R Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,209.43 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ALAN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $49,209.17 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, ROBERT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,209.08 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBAROVSKI, TODE Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $49,209.08 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLIDORA, JONATHAN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,208.83 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, BILLI JO Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,208.80 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAULDIN, KATHLEEN F Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $49,208.78 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, NICOLE V S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,208.72 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DAWN Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,208.71 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DOREEN Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,208.71 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, JOHN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,208.10 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOSEPH Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $49,207.84 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, RICKY J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,207.60 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNATOV, NEAL A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $49,207.42 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Northville Amount $49,207.32 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $49,207.12 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, PETER D, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,206.88 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,206.70 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAL, DWAYNE D Employer name York CSD Amount $49,206.28 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDROW, BENJAMIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,206.27 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYNES, JODI F Employer name Warren County Amount $49,206.22 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, WILLIAM Employer name City of Oswego Amount $49,206.07 Date 06/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SHAVON L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,205.97 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALICIA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $49,205.79 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNACE, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Village of Massena Amount $49,205.60 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, NANETTE T Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,205.51 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZUN, ANN H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,205.39 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DANIELLE N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,204.87 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEVA, FRANK A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,204.28 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System