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 DESANTIS, MATTHEW D Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $49,190.24 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JACK V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,190.17 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMALA, NICHOLAS L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,190.16 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, ANDREA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,190.06 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, VICKY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,189.87 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARANTO, JOHN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $49,189.83 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, DUSTIN V Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,189.65 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD-TONG, LA VERNE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,189.24 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFFENTHALLER, LISA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,189.01 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARFONZO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,188.98 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHEY, BEVERLY M. Employer name City of Oswego Amount $49,188.70 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVULLI, INDU Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,188.54 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, KIMBERLY R Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $49,188.53 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,188.52 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCATTE, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $49,188.30 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAGNALE, ANDREA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,188.26 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,188.26 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ANNE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,188.26 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,188.26 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, KARL G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,188.17 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABY, MELISSA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,188.03 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREED, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,187.99 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RYAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,187.77 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $49,187.70 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, SUSAN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $49,186.52 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPROOD, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Fort Edward Amount $49,186.18 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSEAU, PAUL V Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,186.14 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, MARIO E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $49,186.12 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TODD W Employer name Attica CSD Amount $49,185.44 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, DONNA Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,185.25 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, KRISTY A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $49,185.17 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,185.09 Date 04/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENBANJO, EBUN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,185.01 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WILLIS J Employer name Fulton County Amount $49,185.00 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,184.83 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, AMANDA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,184.81 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JONATHAN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $49,184.70 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, TERRIE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,184.64 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGYLE, SILA J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $49,184.42 Date 05/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, FAITH Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $49,184.36 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LISANN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,184.30 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $49,184.27 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, MARY JANE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,183.82 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JANET A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $49,183.51 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $49,183.45 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DIANE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,183.35 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS-MANN, LANA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,182.45 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTLEY, FREEDASIA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $49,181.51 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, BRIDGETTE Employer name Education Department Amount $49,181.50 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLUND, SHAWN A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $49,181.03 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LINDA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,180.94 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISBEE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $49,180.88 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMP, ELIZABETH Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,180.75 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSRATH, ROSEANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,180.59 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, YUN HAI Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $49,180.43 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIEGEL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $49,180.28 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTENBERY, KAY E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $49,180.26 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIS, DIANE E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,180.23 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGGI, SUNILA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,179.92 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SUSAN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,179.51 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ERIC M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $49,179.44 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, RONALD P, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,179.25 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,179.20 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,179.02 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, LINNE SHERI Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $49,178.95 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, GARY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,178.93 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $49,178.90 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, JEREMIAH W Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,178.83 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, AHTSHAM Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $49,178.60 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENTE, SARA E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,178.51 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, JOSHUA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,178.41 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGLIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,178.36 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, JEFFRY R Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $49,178.15 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBBE, FELICIA D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $49,177.54 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LA VAUGHN A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,177.41 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUIS E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,177.38 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, CRAIG J Employer name Albany County Amount $49,177.36 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, IRMA E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,177.27 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTITA, DEBORAH L Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $49,176.85 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, MARY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,176.76 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-MCLAUGH BLAND, MALAIKA N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $49,176.63 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, ROGER L Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,176.57 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLA, PAULINE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $49,176.37 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMULA, ALISON Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,176.25 Date 01/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITAO, JAMIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,176.15 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, GEORGE F Employer name Schoharie County Amount $49,175.86 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, DAVID A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $49,175.79 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, DONALD Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,175.37 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, MARLYN T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,175.35 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, FRANCISCO Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $49,175.12 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,174.82 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETELMAN, ANN MARIE K Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $49,174.69 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, EARL V Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $49,174.66 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLOST, RICHARD B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,174.63 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOSHUA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,174.61 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIA, LISA N Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $49,174.61 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEAL, SUZANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,174.47 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANEY, JOANNE M Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $49,174.17 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, MARK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,174.15 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENTHALER, HEIDI G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,173.97 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System