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 STINSON, CLAY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,887.67 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSKO-SORRENTINO, AMY M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,887.55 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEIRO, KATHLEEN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,887.46 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, PAULA J Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,887.45 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,887.43 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, KELLY L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,887.38 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETORY, AMANDA Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,887.27 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTANOS, CATHERINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,887.04 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, ALWILLIE Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,886.96 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, SHARON H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,886.96 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISIEN, MARIE J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,886.96 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JOCELINE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,886.96 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTENS, OLGA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,886.96 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, YVETTE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,886.96 Date 12/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRETT, PEGGY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,886.96 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, NILDA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLINEK, PATRICIA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 04/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LUIS R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, DHARMENDRA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAO, MIN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERTER, SHARI DAWN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,886.96 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ROSLYN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,886.96 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARSIA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $48,886.96 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTRESS, LOIS A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $48,886.96 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LANCE B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,886.74 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZUSZKIEWICZ, JEAN V Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $48,886.47 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, GLENDON O, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,886.38 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZANO, RONALD B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,886.36 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DONALD R Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $48,886.01 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSE, ROBERT H, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,885.31 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEN, KIRK Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,885.20 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATIO, JAMES W Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $48,885.15 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, KRISTAN T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $48,885.10 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIKTOR, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Erie County Amount $48,885.08 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,885.03 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, DANIEL J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,884.91 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILHOEFER, ELIZABETH K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,884.84 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPOCCIO, ROBERTA L Employer name Town of Evans Amount $48,884.34 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LATASHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,884.33 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARING, GREGORY M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $48,883.82 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUE, PAMELA H Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $48,883.78 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGONIS, JOHN W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,883.55 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, JOSEPH B Employer name Erie County Amount $48,883.52 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, GEORGE A Employer name Madison County Amount $48,883.50 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $48,883.43 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUI, TOMMY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,883.36 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANIO, CHRISTINA T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $48,883.23 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCIDE, MARIE N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $48,883.22 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPONETTI, STEVEN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,883.07 Date 06/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIGGIO, MAUREEN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,882.94 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, CAROLYN A Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $48,882.51 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, LYNDA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,882.37 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, DEAN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,882.20 Date 02/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, PATRICIA J Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $48,882.20 Date 08/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHAWN C Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $48,882.19 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, PHILLIP M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,882.14 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHELLE T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,881.71 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, ILANA B Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $48,880.86 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOCHKO, SAMIRA S R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,880.84 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, ERIN P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,880.83 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMRY, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,880.79 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Colton Amount $48,880.42 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, STEPHEN A Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $48,880.23 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $48,880.18 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MARCIA E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,880.15 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUHRS, JASON Employer name Village of West Hampton Dunes Amount $48,880.00 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,879.79 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, BENJAMIN D Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $48,879.66 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, KARIN Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $48,879.60 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRON, ROBIN L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $48,879.36 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZYESIL, ALLSUN L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,879.12 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRENDAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,879.12 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUANO, ASHLEY B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,879.07 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILARAN, RICARDO S Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,879.02 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTKE, KERI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,878.88 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LINDA A Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $48,878.15 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACONAGHY, CRAIG R, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $48,878.06 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALFANI, KATHLEEN F Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $48,878.03 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGAJA-FLOREK, IZABELA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,877.82 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $48,877.34 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, JACALYN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $48,877.06 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ELAINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $48,876.76 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCAMPOS ROMERO, ARNOLDO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,876.62 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, ERIC C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,876.13 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKWOOD, JOSEPH W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,875.75 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GARY W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,875.73 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, CHERYL A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,875.50 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBIGA, MARIANNE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,874.81 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,874.43 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LAURA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,874.43 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOUCALAS, HUNTER P.N. Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,873.87 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, DIANE E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $48,873.69 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, ALCHIMIST Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,873.68 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZULLO, ELIZABETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,873.50 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KEVIN J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $48,873.44 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELOW, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $48,873.40 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, SHARON A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $48,873.34 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LEONARD V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,873.19 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, JOHN M, SR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,872.92 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINOF, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,872.84 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System