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 MAYNARD, FRANK G Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,204.28 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KAREN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,204.19 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, ALICE C Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,203.84 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LELLAN, DANIEL G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,203.73 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAKIL, JOSEPH J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,203.62 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,203.57 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, PETER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,203.51 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, THEODORE S Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $49,203.50 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, CHARLES R Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $49,203.15 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, KATHRINE R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $49,202.93 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, JOSEPH N Employer name Otsego County Amount $49,202.90 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, RONALD J Employer name Town of Rush Amount $49,202.88 Date 03/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, GAYLEEN J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $49,202.81 Date 09/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUFORD, ERIC Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $49,202.47 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MARY ANNE Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $49,202.20 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEBE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,202.12 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, JENNIFER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,202.04 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, KENNETH J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $49,202.02 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEMAN, ANGEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,201.89 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,201.84 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $49,201.80 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, SALVADOR Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,201.79 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, JAMES D Employer name Town of Pavilion Amount $49,201.77 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, CHERYL A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $49,201.68 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, RENE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,201.56 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMETI, MARY F Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $49,201.27 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, THERESA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,201.08 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, CRAIG K Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $49,200.82 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERTOMA, PAULA R Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,200.78 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITT, TERRY L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,200.72 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, MARIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,200.60 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDO, MAUREEN J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $49,200.60 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SARAH I Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $49,200.35 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BETSEY J Employer name Warren County Amount $49,199.61 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CRAIG J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,199.57 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, KIMBERLY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,199.48 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, KYLE R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $49,199.43 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, SABRINA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,199.16 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, EMMANUEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,199.07 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, TAMMY L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,199.05 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, ANNIE Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $49,198.91 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSELL, DANIEL K Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $49,198.85 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKAS, DENISE A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $49,198.80 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, TRAVIS W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,198.72 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JOHN E, III Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,198.54 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, WILLIAM L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,198.36 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, GEORGE D Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $49,198.17 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFANBURG, STACEY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,198.06 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DANIEL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,197.95 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSAM, DESRINE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,197.68 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JACQUELYN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,197.47 Date 06/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, ALLAN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,197.39 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, TERRENCE M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $49,197.31 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIN, ISMENE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $49,197.25 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, JULIAN R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,197.20 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROY, PETER G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,196.97 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGA, TYLER D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,196.67 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIMOND, TERESA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,196.64 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PAUL E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,196.63 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZOLLA, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Union Amount $49,196.50 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CONOR J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,196.10 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALCOM, TRISHA E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,195.93 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, LAURA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,195.72 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, SHELDON L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,195.22 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DAMIAN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,195.19 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, SEAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,195.17 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, JULIE L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $49,195.16 Date 05/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINTECK, ERIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,194.50 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, JENNA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,194.37 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANE, THERESA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $49,193.90 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMKEVITZ, THEODORE J, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,193.78 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KARYN P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,193.66 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, ANDREA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $49,193.34 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,193.26 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, LISA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $49,193.16 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOLAJEWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,193.16 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, KELLY Employer name Warren County Amount $49,192.79 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, NAOMI E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,192.72 Date 05/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECIK, JEANNINE M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $49,192.70 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESCH, LORI J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $49,192.70 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JOANNE W Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $49,192.60 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUE, WENDY S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,192.46 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MANTO, DEANNA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $49,192.45 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, COLLEEN E Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $49,192.32 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JULIE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,192.23 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, STEVEN W Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $49,192.23 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARELLI, RAYMOND M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,192.21 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBER, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,191.74 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, PAUL M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $49,191.73 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, MERVILLE D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $49,191.64 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGTON, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,191.46 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTIGUA, DENISE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,191.44 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMON, BARRY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,191.42 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, STEPHANIE Y Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,191.05 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, KATIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,191.03 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGEL, CINDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,190.90 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, MITCHELL S Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $49,190.90 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, JAY W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,190.85 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ERICA D Employer name Erie County Amount $49,190.66 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BE VARD, AMY JO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,190.41 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System