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 BUTLER, JOHN H Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,007.96 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KATHLEEN R Employer name Lewis County Amount $49,007.88 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, TODD L Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,007.72 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARATON, THERESA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,007.50 Date 10/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGG, MOANA E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,007.34 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JENINE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,007.09 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $49,007.07 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, CAROLE J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $49,006.98 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISO, ANTONIA L Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $49,006.82 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GEORGE P, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,006.74 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINUCANE, KARLYN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $49,006.70 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, SHAWN M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $49,006.44 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JEAN P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,006.35 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CHARLES S, II Employer name Erie County Amount $49,006.12 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, PHILIPA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,005.96 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, JEFFREY S Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $49,005.86 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DANIEL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,005.67 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $49,005.56 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, BRENT D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,005.47 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SUSAN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $49,005.07 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JUANITA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,004.95 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $49,004.90 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TONNO, PHILIP D Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,004.90 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, CARI Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,004.62 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DAVID J Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $49,004.11 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARIELLO, JOY L Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $49,003.94 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MASON C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,003.79 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NICHOLAS E Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $49,003.43 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,003.06 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, PRINCE H Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $49,002.85 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMINS, MARY B Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $49,002.65 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHANNON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,002.63 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORESTIS, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,002.04 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI-CERTAIN, CHARLES C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,002.04 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOETTERL, RICHARD A, III Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,001.64 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, JENIFER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,000.57 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, MEGHAN E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,000.12 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DARLENE D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,000.12 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASARONA, GREGG C Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,000.08 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAKE, JERRY, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,000.08 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $48,999.80 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKAR, JEANNETTE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $48,999.75 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, HERBERT M, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,999.70 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROGER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,999.70 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, JULISSA Employer name Albany County Amount $48,999.63 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTER, DEREK S Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $48,999.55 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, RYAN V Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $48,999.53 Date 06/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYNES, ANDREA K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,999.53 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINKE, GLENN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,999.36 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, RENEE J Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $48,999.35 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWIG, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $48,999.25 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROALSVIG, ALEXANDRA V Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $48,999.18 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TINA M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,999.08 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, MICHAEL V Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,999.03 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIKES, JAMES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,998.48 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, AMELIA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $48,998.45 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, GERARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,998.44 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, NICOLE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,998.36 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENTNER, KELLY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,998.36 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JEFFREY W Employer name Warren County Amount $48,998.16 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, WILLIAM M Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,998.05 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNELLS, DANIEL O Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $48,997.71 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ANDRE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,997.26 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMILA T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $48,997.21 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KSHIRSAGAR, MIHIR Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,997.20 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, CALVIN A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $48,996.41 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, KYLE A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,996.11 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,995.99 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIE, MAEGHAN C Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $48,995.80 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $48,995.78 Date 06/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULLERKUPP, HANS C Employer name Erie County Amount $48,995.54 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, THERESA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,995.24 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTUNEN, KATHARINE A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $48,995.20 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,995.17 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $48,995.15 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, ANDREA L Employer name Orange County Amount $48,995.09 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, MARIO L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,995.00 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-CAMACHO, LILYSOL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,994.93 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAROLA, LINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $48,994.92 Date 09/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, FRANK J Employer name Orange County Amount $48,994.89 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHWINGER, APRIL L Employer name Albany County Amount $48,994.76 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORPORAN, MIGUEL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,994.67 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, CRYSTAL A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $48,994.63 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, ROXANNA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,994.37 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOW-RODRIQUEZ, HEIDI J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $48,994.31 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLONE, JENNIFER M Employer name Orange County Amount $48,993.88 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ROSE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,993.36 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,993.31 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARRON, RONALD E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,993.27 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENDZA, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,992.33 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEA, CHRISTIANA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,992.14 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, LISA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,991.87 Date 06/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LINDA C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $48,991.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMOWSKI, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $48,991.29 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CORINNE K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,990.78 Date 04/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LA SHAY N Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,990.67 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOUX, JILL M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,990.60 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUNGILLO, MARGARET J Employer name Hornell Industrial Dev Agency Amount $48,990.58 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KELLY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,990.56 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWSE, BARRETT L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,990.53 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System