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 METZGER, DIANE J Employer name Albany County Amount $48,858.19 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, DIANE S Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $48,858.07 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,857.45 Date 06/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, AMANDA N Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $48,857.38 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $48,857.22 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, SYLVIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,856.55 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, INGRD P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,856.55 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, GRACE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,856.55 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,856.55 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORSZ, COLLEEN T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,856.55 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, VALERIE Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $48,856.55 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDSZENTIES, SONJA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,856.55 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZLER, NINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,856.55 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKER, DOMENICK Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,856.55 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODICASA, ANTONIO Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,856.06 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRALLI, THOMAS Employer name Erie County Amount $48,856.04 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, WAYNE W Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,856.01 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JOSEPH A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $48,855.84 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, DAWN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $48,855.61 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLETT, ALLISON R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,855.40 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,855.38 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, HOPE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,854.69 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, ORLANDO A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,854.18 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, DARCEY L R Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $48,853.90 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, RICHARD Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $48,853.19 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECIO, MAYDA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,853.02 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, TODD H Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $48,852.96 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Fine Amount $48,852.59 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIKLOR, TONYA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,852.54 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, DYNELL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,852.47 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, RICHARD M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,852.30 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RENE W Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $48,852.00 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET B Employer name Broome County Amount $48,851.93 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, MICHAEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,851.91 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAGAN, EMILY K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,851.88 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $48,851.81 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SCOTT G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,851.69 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERS, LISA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,851.37 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCHA, TERESA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,851.35 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,851.27 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEMBROKE, CHARITY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $48,851.06 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LOLITA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,850.72 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMCZYK, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $48,850.60 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $48,850.49 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYURO, ANNE MARIE Employer name Putnam County Amount $48,850.48 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPNIK, KELLY E Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $48,850.47 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,850.43 Date 04/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,850.24 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, RICHARD M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,850.13 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, AIMSLEE M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $48,849.80 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINIAK, RAYMOND A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,849.63 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFLER, ANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,849.35 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,849.23 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, WILLIAM J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,848.97 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIANOS, JESSICA L Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $48,848.63 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDWELL, BRUCE R Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,848.56 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ZURI D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,848.52 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEK, STEVEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $48,848.25 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTRICK, KATHRYN M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $48,848.02 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VICTORIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,848.01 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCER, AUSTIN M Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $48,847.80 Date 10/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBEN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,847.75 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, LORRIE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,847.70 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNELL, ERICA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,847.69 Date 06/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, CINDY LOU A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,847.59 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, CYNTHIA JEAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,847.27 Date 09/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, ELLEN M Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $48,847.24 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONSDALE, DIANE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,847.21 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIDORT, MIREILLE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $48,846.83 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, JEVON T Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $48,846.70 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, JAMES J Employer name Otsego County Amount $48,846.56 Date 09/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZAK, SUSAN C Employer name Eden CSD Amount $48,846.52 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE-SMITH, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $48,846.49 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, MARIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,846.39 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,846.20 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOHN J Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $48,846.12 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, DOREEN A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,846.00 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LYNN S Employer name Village of Sackets Harbor Amount $48,845.97 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISHAM, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,845.50 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, STEPHANIE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $48,845.39 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, BRETT A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,845.36 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEBRANDT, FRANCIS L Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $48,845.19 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, JONI R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $48,844.90 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, CAILLY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,844.62 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PIKE, JASON P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,843.65 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ROBIN S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,843.49 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREN A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $48,843.27 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLE, PAULA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $48,843.27 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JEANNE L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $48,843.20 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,843.10 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLAVER, MARY Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $48,842.82 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ELISABETH Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $48,842.47 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, NATHAN F Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $48,842.44 Date 11/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER-FLATTERY, THERESA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,842.27 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, HUGUETTE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,841.90 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIGGERS, KELLY-ANNE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $48,841.53 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PATRICIA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $48,841.38 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, DANA L Employer name Town of Triangle Amount $48,841.35 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEAN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,841.34 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKBY, LINDA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $48,841.12 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System