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 MARTIN, WILLIAM F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,990.52 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, MARISA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,990.24 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KATHERINE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,990.18 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, HEATHER J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,990.11 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DEBRA P Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,989.87 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, DANIEL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,989.54 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN A Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $48,989.53 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LEON J Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,989.50 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLON, TAMMY J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,989.45 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALICCHIA, VINCENT G, JR Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $48,989.43 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, BERNARDO E Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $48,989.22 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, ERICK R Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $48,989.02 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOCHOTTE, SEBASTIEN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,988.66 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANADY, ROBERT Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,988.56 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBERTON, TINA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $48,988.56 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, ANDREW J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,988.51 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BAR, DEBRA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,988.32 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUS, MAXINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 05/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATER, CATHERINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEON, MARCI L Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKWARD, TERRI J Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ANNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSADA, DOROTHY Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CLAUDIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DEBRA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,988.32 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MISTY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,988.25 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAND-KRUGER, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,988.25 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEIGHAN, KARLEEN C Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $48,988.25 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPEI, BONNIE S Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $48,988.25 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, SUE L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $48,987.90 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EJIMADU, CHUKWUEMEKA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,987.89 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON-CAMPBELL, JULIET Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,987.84 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLGREN, MICHAEL T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,987.73 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHLEEN Employer name Orange County Amount $48,987.60 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINE N Employer name Seneca County Amount $48,987.15 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ORRIN J Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $48,986.88 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIA T Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $48,986.49 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, LEANNE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,986.48 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIDOR, ROSELAURE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,986.43 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, TRACEY M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,986.42 Date 10/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINGSTAR, MARILYN A Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $48,986.40 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABE, NESSIE N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,986.12 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, LORI JEAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,986.10 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYEN, JENNIFER N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,986.10 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTO, BONNIE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,985.95 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWSEY, MAUREEN Employer name Village of Victory Amount $48,985.80 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DARLEEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,985.62 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, BRETT E Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $48,985.26 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JEFFREY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,985.11 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DREAMA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $48,984.91 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Pulteney Amount $48,984.28 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, CAROL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,983.98 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERBRODT, JASON S Employer name Livingston County Amount $48,983.86 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONE, WILLIAM P Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $48,983.43 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, CARL J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $48,983.37 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BEAU E Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $48,983.33 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, CAROLYN J Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $48,983.29 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVEZZANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,983.17 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMIENTO, KELLY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,983.00 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,983.00 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,983.00 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCATERI, RALPH D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $48,983.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROME, CLARK K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,982.97 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ANN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,982.33 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGON, MATTHEW J, III Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,982.31 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, JAMES P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,982.10 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, DEREK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,982.00 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWNE, JON PAUL Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $48,981.97 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNS, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,981.66 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, DENNIS G, II Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $48,981.42 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROSWELL, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Kingston Amount $48,981.37 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, THOMAS F Employer name Albion CSD Amount $48,981.27 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ROSEMARIE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,980.59 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, MARIE K Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $48,980.40 Date 06/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, HEIDI J Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $48,980.10 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, KEVIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,979.36 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROBERT H Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,979.27 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDE VELDE, EVAN K Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $48,979.19 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, LAURA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $48,979.18 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, ARTHUR W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,979.03 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARELLA, LINDA R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $48,978.92 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, TAMMERA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,978.48 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEVER, BRIAN W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,977.98 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDONI, MARGARET A Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $48,977.97 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JILL Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $48,977.89 Date 09/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER, ROBERT Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,977.88 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, STEVEN M, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $48,977.63 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARREN J Employer name Rochester Childrens Services Amount $48,977.54 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, MONICA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,977.44 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, STEVEN R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $48,977.22 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMIENNY, CAROL A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $48,977.17 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RANDAL R Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $48,976.95 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MICHAEL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,976.89 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,976.77 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MAIZIE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,976.54 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHRYN M Employer name Washington County Amount $48,976.40 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHAD D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,976.38 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, GAIL ANN Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,976.36 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LOUISE Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,976.26 Date 11/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERENZ, PAMELA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,976.25 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System