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 EDDY, GRETCHEN C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,158.63 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURASKI, BRET J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $49,158.61 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILMAIN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Erie County Amount $49,158.54 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, NANCY B Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $49,158.50 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, EDMUND B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $49,158.46 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS RATAUL, CANDIDA S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $49,158.18 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $49,158.01 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, ZACHARY S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,157.92 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $49,157.90 Date 10/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABISH, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $49,157.76 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, PHILIP J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,157.66 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDROSKO, ALYSSA A Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $49,157.66 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $49,157.42 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LISA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,157.35 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRY, WILFREDO Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $49,156.92 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $49,156.86 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYER, SHARI Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $49,156.76 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, RALPH A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $49,156.72 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CLARK M Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $49,156.60 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $49,156.49 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANHAM, STEPHANIE M Employer name Albany County Amount $49,156.45 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MADELYN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $49,156.44 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DOLORES D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,156.27 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLESS, RICHARD L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $49,156.23 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, RACHAEL M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $49,156.10 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, JACQUELINE Employer name Warren County Amount $49,156.01 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, WILLIAM E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $49,156.00 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, ROBIN A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,155.90 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, RACHEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,155.84 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, WENDY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $49,155.67 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, PATRICIA M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $49,155.53 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNNE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $49,155.28 Date 06/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, HEATHER M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,154.65 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, CATHERINE C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $49,154.54 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-TORRES, JONATHAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,154.50 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, ROSE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,154.43 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ANNE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,154.10 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, KIM G Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $49,153.89 Date 10/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, MATTHEW A Employer name Village of Attica Amount $49,153.82 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JACQUELINE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,153.60 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, DELLA D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,153.34 Date 02/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, MATTHEW P Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $49,153.12 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOUGH, PAUL W Employer name City of Elmira Amount $49,153.06 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,153.04 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, RONALD R Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $49,152.89 Date 04/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUOTI, MICHELLE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $49,152.83 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, KELLY G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,152.82 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, BRIAN K Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,152.67 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DARICE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $49,152.63 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINOVICH, GARY L Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $49,152.62 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $49,152.59 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGE, MARGARET G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,152.45 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MELISSA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,152.41 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JOSE E Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $49,151.94 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, ANDREA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,151.59 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL F Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $49,151.53 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNO, KATHLEEN O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,151.41 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMARA, NEIL Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,151.03 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, PEACHES L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,150.67 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMA, SAKINAH R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,150.57 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JANCY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,150.23 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENNIS R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $49,150.09 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, SARAH M Employer name Madison County Amount $49,150.07 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,149.88 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PAUL J Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $49,149.87 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SASHA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $49,149.57 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, REBECCA L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $49,149.56 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, ERIC D Employer name Yates County Amount $49,149.46 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, ANTHONY J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,149.41 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, THOMAS J Employer name Washington County Amount $49,149.32 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, JODI A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $49,149.29 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKOWSKY, KRISTA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,149.02 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,148.86 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, REGINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,148.85 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, DENISE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,148.80 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JULISSA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,148.78 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENDORF, PAMELA K Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $49,148.70 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSHA-CHAMBERLAIN, LAURIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,148.30 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, MICHELE H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,148.05 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, ROBIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,148.02 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,147.71 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, PETER M Employer name Orange County Amount $49,147.64 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCKHARD, RUSSELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,147.56 Date 06/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIBEL, SUSAN L Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $49,147.55 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, BRETT A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $49,147.51 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA J Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $49,147.28 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, TYLER S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,146.99 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTT, KYM T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $49,146.92 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, KRISTINE M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $49,146.88 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BRENDA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $49,146.87 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, EARL J Employer name Town of Hinsdale Amount $49,146.85 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, PATRICK H Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,146.77 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOHN C Employer name Village of Richfield Springs Amount $49,146.29 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZOR, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,146.10 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, REBECCA Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,146.09 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, VLADIMIR Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $49,145.81 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, PAMELA J Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $49,145.23 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIDUCH, STACI R Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,145.19 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, ANGELA L Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $49,145.07 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, SUSAN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,145.04 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System