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 MC GAW, CONNIE B, MRS Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $49,099.20 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, MICHELE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $49,099.13 Date 02/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, DORIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,099.07 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAN, NANCY J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $49,099.02 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, REBECCA A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $49,098.96 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYEI, CHRIS Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,098.88 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE-CHARLES, DONNA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,098.69 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKESLEE, KELLY L Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,098.48 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVANTEZ, REBA C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,098.43 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, STEPHANIE Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,098.28 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, ANNE F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,097.96 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRLEY, JUDY A Employer name Monticello Housing Authority Amount $49,097.78 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, KERRY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,097.55 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEM, PAUL D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,097.51 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRZADAS, KAREN J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $49,097.42 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, MICHAEL R Employer name Education Department Amount $49,097.33 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Riga Amount $49,096.64 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLADOCOSTANTE, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $49,096.19 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREK, TAMMY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,096.12 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOWSKI, CAROLYN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,096.11 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, MAXA L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $49,096.03 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, RICHARD S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $49,095.97 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,095.94 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, SUSAN J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,095.83 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CRYSTAL L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $49,095.54 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,095.27 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNO, DEBORAH Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,095.20 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, WILLIAM J Employer name Fulton County Amount $49,095.19 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DANIEL D Employer name City of Rome Amount $49,094.91 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZINNERSHINE, STEPHEN S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $49,094.63 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,094.34 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAPETYAN, DONNA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,094.13 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSIMATO, CAROL A Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $49,094.10 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWENDER, DARREN R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,094.01 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEFER, JOHN T Employer name Greene County Amount $49,093.94 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAUER, AMIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,093.91 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KEISHA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,093.88 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, TRAVIS L Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,093.71 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KYLE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,093.36 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TYLER J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,093.15 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, EDWARD R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,092.88 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIPSON, MARYANN C Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $49,092.83 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, LOUISE M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $49,092.75 Date 10/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, SUSAN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,092.49 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MARY A Employer name Broome County Amount $49,092.44 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUEGER, WADE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,092.14 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, KATHLEEN A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $49,092.12 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DUNCAN E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,091.76 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABENT, KAREN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,091.49 Date 04/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, POLLY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,091.46 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, LISSETTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,091.29 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TAMEEKA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,091.12 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TYLENA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $49,091.00 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACEK, MARK J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $49,090.98 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMPINE, FOSTER T Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $49,090.84 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,090.81 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, CODY S Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,090.54 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, YVONNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,090.38 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEI, VIKTAR R Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,090.32 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, RACHAEL A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $49,090.16 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, LOIS M Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $49,090.09 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAN, YASER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,090.05 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KURT R Employer name Genesee County Amount $49,089.88 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,089.80 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUORRO, MARCIA R Employer name Town of Athens Amount $49,089.62 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLESS, ROBERT W Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $49,089.62 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSE A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $49,089.58 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, TODD M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,089.23 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITRAKIS, LAURIE J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $49,089.22 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELHINNEY, ALISSA D Employer name City of Utica Amount $49,089.18 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULTER, DONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,089.13 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, TERRY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $49,088.92 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZDERKA, NANCY Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $49,088.85 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, ANGEL F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,088.68 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,088.58 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZ, SALVADORA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,088.16 Date 07/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORMIS, DEEPA T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,088.08 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOANNE Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $49,087.82 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, DIANNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,087.65 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIQUET, BERNARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,087.10 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, DOMINGO, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,087.05 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGER, MICHELE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,087.02 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JULIE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $49,086.92 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAEVE, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,086.82 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNOSKI, YVONNE E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,086.81 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEHLIK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $49,086.18 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGACY, MARY G Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $49,086.00 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DARREN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,085.88 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLELLAN, MARTICE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,085.82 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CYNTHIA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,085.71 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, PABLO A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,085.68 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARIO, JOSEPH G Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,085.66 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, NEIL Y Employer name Somers CSD Amount $49,085.46 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLI, ANNA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $49,085.41 Date 10/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,085.02 Date 01/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAKE, GLORIA J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,085.02 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,085.02 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $49,085.02 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,085.00 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENUE, DONALD W Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $49,084.86 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System