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 URENA, ORLANDO A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,054.44 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, ISABEL Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $49,054.37 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLSTON, JOVANNI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,054.32 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES C Employer name Education Department Amount $49,054.05 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, HELENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,053.91 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, ANNETTE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $49,053.85 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIMONDO, RONALD L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $49,053.76 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIER, JAMES D, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,053.76 Date 11/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPARO, VIANNY C Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $49,053.34 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNER, JESSE H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,053.21 Date 02/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, DANIEL J Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,053.00 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TERRY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,052.98 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, GINA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,052.84 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ANN M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $49,052.57 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,051.50 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROS, DYLAN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,051.49 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, AMANDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $49,051.28 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, JOSEPH G Employer name Broome County Amount $49,051.03 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, JENNIFER M Employer name Genesee County Amount $49,050.99 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, ADAM J Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $49,050.88 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, NICOLE L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $49,050.79 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERACCHE, CINDY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $49,050.76 Date 06/11/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, MICHELLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,050.65 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, IRENE T Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $49,050.56 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, CATHERINE A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $49,050.35 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERI, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $49,050.22 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGAN, VALERIE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,050.10 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBEN, KAREN A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,049.96 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLETTE, RICHARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,049.59 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, LAURI A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,049.18 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIVAL, NIKITA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,049.15 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDAK, AMELIA O Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $49,048.64 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CATHERINE N Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,048.21 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, HAROLD A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $49,048.18 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, LORI A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $49,048.17 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICANO, RANDY E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $49,047.71 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERELL, JULIA B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,047.47 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, EILEEN B Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $49,047.07 Date 02/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEVALLOS, SANDRA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,046.96 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIP, LOTUS D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $49,046.88 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNER, ERIC S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $49,046.56 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KELLY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,046.40 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELLE S Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,046.40 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, EDNA E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,046.38 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Erie Co Assoc Sch Bd Amount $49,046.32 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHLER, EDITH N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,046.26 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISER, JOSEPH L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $49,046.04 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNION, DONALD Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $49,046.04 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHELER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,045.83 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,045.78 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MORRIS K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,045.62 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, RICHARD M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,045.44 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARANEK, ANAKALIA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,045.32 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILER, ELLEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,044.89 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EDWARD J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $49,044.05 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MATTHEW D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,043.87 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LAURA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,043.78 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MARTIN K Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $49,043.67 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-MRABET, GLORIBELLE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,043.60 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIANO, FRANCES Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $49,043.48 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU MOULIN, ERYN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,043.38 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JAMES J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,043.31 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEASE, ROBERT T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,043.23 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, BERNADETTE V Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $49,042.97 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTI, JUOTHI R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,042.92 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARROW, LOUIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,042.75 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, KIM M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $49,042.58 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, WARREN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,042.47 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, FAYE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,042.35 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WILLIAM H Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,042.33 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBOAT, JODY L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,042.27 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVERE, ANTHONY J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,042.19 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, PETER J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $49,041.86 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, BENJAMIN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $49,041.61 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYETTE, STEVEN Employer name Town of Waddington Amount $49,041.24 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARVILLE, DEBRA D Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $49,041.16 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPES, FRANCISCO A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,041.08 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, WENDY L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,040.91 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JUAN Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $49,040.84 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSZKOWSKI, JENNY A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $49,040.83 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTER, ESTHER M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,040.67 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, NANCY M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $49,040.59 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YOUNG, BOB L Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,040.03 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,039.91 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CHERYL E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $49,039.88 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, KATHLEEN M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,039.87 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LAURA J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,039.84 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMACK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,039.62 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIE, NELL R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,039.51 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAY, SANDRA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,038.99 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, KRISTEN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,038.82 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTCHER, JOSHUA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,038.51 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSIM, AUBREY B Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $49,038.48 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, CARLOS P, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $49,038.45 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JONATHAN P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $49,038.38 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, RUSSELL P Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $49,037.98 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DENNIS A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,037.67 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYHAM, NATHAN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,037.67 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EVELYN Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $49,037.62 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CASEY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,037.50 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System