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 VOGEL, RONALD H Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,113.90 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, LYNN K Employer name Greene County Amount $49,113.82 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NIKITA A J Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,113.74 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PRINCESS K Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,113.57 Date 12/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASYE, BRAD M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $49,113.25 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KATIE L Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $49,113.18 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROC, SHANA H Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $49,112.65 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOGNI, TIMOTHY N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,112.56 Date 10/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORT, DANIEL M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,112.31 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDONICK, LORIN T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,112.26 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHME, JONATHAN R Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $49,111.89 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EDMUND S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,111.85 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELFERS, LEIF E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,111.66 Date 03/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $49,111.49 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, ELAINE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,111.44 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDLER, GREGORY W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,111.44 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARO, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,111.36 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, REGINA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,111.25 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, JANET M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,111.08 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPIN, JARRETT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,110.94 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, DAVID C Employer name Yates County Amount $49,110.75 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, PAMELA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,110.35 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAN, KEUNG Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,110.30 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ADAM M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,110.25 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, ROSEANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,110.10 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENZALE, THERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,110.10 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDLUND, JOAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,110.10 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, DIANE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,110.10 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, TIFFANY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,110.10 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISSEL, MELODY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $49,109.60 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $49,109.46 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ANDREW M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $49,109.32 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, MEGAN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,109.28 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, ROY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,109.23 Date 09/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, COLLINS Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,109.07 Date 04/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,109.06 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MANDI S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,109.06 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, AGNES A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $49,109.06 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, SALVATORE Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $49,109.05 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, TRACI M Employer name Village of Mexico Amount $49,108.94 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAKO, ROBERT Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $49,108.68 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, CARLO J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,108.62 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, DOUGLAS A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $49,108.48 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SUZAN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,107.50 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, EDWARD C Employer name Town of Corning Amount $49,107.38 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, HERB J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $49,107.36 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CHARLENE Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $49,107.32 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, DAVID J Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,107.30 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNEY, KEITH A Employer name Albany County Amount $49,106.70 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACEY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,106.59 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEHAN, SHERI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,106.42 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUESSIG, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,106.09 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOMARSINE, LISA Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $49,105.84 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTO, LINDA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $49,105.62 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINESS, JO ANNE M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $49,105.40 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLSTRA, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,105.31 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, ERIC M Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,105.17 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, JAMIE L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,105.15 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDWERGER, SHERI G Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,105.05 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, JOANNE Employer name Greene County Amount $49,105.03 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JOHN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,104.98 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARUFI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Albany County Amount $49,104.82 Date 07/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,104.68 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS-JEWETT, CARRIE M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $49,104.50 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRACANE, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $49,104.40 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, ELLIOT A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $49,104.09 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $49,104.00 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODIN, LAURA Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,103.60 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUM, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,103.38 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JOSEPH F Employer name Erie County Amount $49,103.36 Date 06/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPITELLO, FRANK J Employer name Orange County Amount $49,103.24 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMIER, ALEXANDER, JR Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $49,103.19 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLLY, GISELLE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,103.15 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, RAYMOND L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,103.12 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOWAKA, STEPHEN Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,103.05 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, BRENDA L Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $49,103.04 Date 06/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARDI, RONALD Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $49,102.88 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, GREGORY S Employer name Town of Sherburne Amount $49,102.83 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DOUGLAS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,102.75 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOAN M Employer name Broome County Amount $49,102.40 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JAMAAL O Employer name Tioga County Amount $49,102.34 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIOLE, MICHELLE L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $49,102.24 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, ELOUISE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,102.16 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, JEFFREY B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,102.15 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, MICHAEL O Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,102.11 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARWOOD, MICHAEL G Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $49,101.83 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ROSALYN E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $49,101.56 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DAWN A Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $49,101.36 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIL, MEAGHAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,101.10 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, GARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,100.66 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KIP C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,100.58 Date 11/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, TERRIE L Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,100.13 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYORGA, MILTON Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $49,100.00 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, CHARMAINE G Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,099.90 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $49,099.88 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, JAMES D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,099.87 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $49,099.82 Date 06/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $49,099.79 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,099.57 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, ALEX J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,099.27 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System