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 GUERIN, SAMANTHA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,872.72 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CORTLAND S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $48,872.57 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROW, JANICE A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $48,872.20 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLMAN, JULIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,872.05 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, LAURIE ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,872.03 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, TIFFANY M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $48,871.74 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, SAMUEL A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $48,871.74 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JENNIFER D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,871.65 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, BRITTANY E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $48,871.44 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGE, GEORGE J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $48,871.30 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCILIO, CYNTHIA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,870.93 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, ELIZABETH P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,870.91 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,870.82 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLLICK-POLASKI, NICOLE M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $48,870.70 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, SUZANNE B Employer name Delaware County Amount $48,870.63 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,870.61 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, JANAY A M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,870.59 Date 04/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALKER, LISA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,870.50 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, JAMES L Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,870.27 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICI, PETER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,870.23 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOPF, FLORENCE A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $48,870.19 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA R J Employer name Orange County Amount $48,870.06 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WORDIS Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,870.03 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMBARA, JOANNE R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,869.50 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, RICHARD K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,869.33 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVI, JOHN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,869.16 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBBY, KRISTIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,868.80 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, BRENDA K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,868.56 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, PATRICK F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,868.51 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDSICKER, SJANNA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,868.33 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYALL, SHANE M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $48,868.04 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULP, VALERIE J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,867.96 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CESELY D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,867.84 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, TRICIA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,867.78 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JEFFREY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $48,867.72 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $48,867.62 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MICHAEL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,867.61 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDERT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,867.59 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHERYL Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,867.48 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANGEL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,867.38 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, STEPHEN P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $48,867.29 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MARY F Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,867.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, MICHAEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,867.02 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIELLACH, DUSTIN K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,866.98 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGE, SUBRENA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,866.95 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROO, DAVID M Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,866.93 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIGAN, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,866.86 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON-KANE, ELLEN L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $48,866.79 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, HYATT G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,866.58 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMOND, PAUL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $48,866.08 Date 03/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, RICHARD E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,866.00 Date 05/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOY E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,865.64 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATUR, MARK V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,865.41 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTA, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,865.28 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALLISON M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,864.72 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, AMY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,864.70 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, TRICIA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,864.61 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, JUDITH Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,864.31 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, KAREN R Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $48,864.28 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGORNYO, ANTHONY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,864.19 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,863.86 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE-HARRISON, MARY K Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $48,863.67 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, OLIVIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,863.09 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, TRACY A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $48,863.00 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUREWAL, MOHINDER K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,862.60 Date 10/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTO, LYNNE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,862.59 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $48,862.59 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,862.59 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPNARINE, BODEWATTIE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $48,862.56 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIECZKOWSKI, LORRAINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,862.39 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, NANCY J Employer name Town of Maine Amount $48,862.27 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERT, KANIKA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,862.23 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROSEMARY Employer name Nyack Library Amount $48,862.04 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, FRANCIS A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,862.01 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKEN, WILLIAM M Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $48,862.00 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAGG, DONALD R Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,861.71 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, MARIBETH Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $48,861.66 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BETHANY A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,861.64 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BRENDA D Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $48,861.38 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIM RENEE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $48,861.38 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADOK, ZYONA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $48,861.38 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, ANGEL B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,861.35 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, SAMUEL Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,861.30 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRST, AMY E Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $48,861.06 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, LUKE D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $48,860.90 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZAPPLE, SHARON K Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $48,860.70 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TAMMY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,860.46 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, BERNADETTE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $48,860.18 Date 09/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, JESSICA A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $48,859.93 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SARAH I Employer name Orange County Amount $48,859.92 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATELLO, THERESA E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,859.87 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, EILEEN M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $48,859.38 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, TODD W Employer name Town of Ellery Amount $48,859.32 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, MARGARET M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $48,859.25 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHER, BARBARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,859.09 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCH, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,858.91 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAITLIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,858.91 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, DENISE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,858.89 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-BROWN, DERRICK Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,858.63 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DANIEL L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $48,858.35 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System