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 HAMM, JOHN K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,840.81 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, PATRICK J Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $48,840.32 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, JANE F Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $48,840.31 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EMILY M Employer name Albany County Amount $48,839.95 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSER, DANIEL J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,839.88 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, HEATHER E Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $48,839.70 Date 08/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, FLORZEL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,839.43 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSEL, LEONARD C Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $48,839.31 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEORL, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,839.28 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RAYMAR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,839.10 Date 05/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, COREY M Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $48,839.09 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LAURIE A Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $48,839.07 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLINA, NATALYA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,838.87 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, NATHANIEL C Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $48,838.79 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHAN, ANNA Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $48,838.75 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GENEVA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,838.63 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINDL, GEORGE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,838.62 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, NEAL A, JR Employer name Seneca County Amount $48,838.52 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAGLIANO, SANDY M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $48,838.40 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, MEGAN P Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $48,838.23 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, KENYON C, II Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,838.09 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KYLE F Employer name Town of Moravia Amount $48,837.95 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $48,837.79 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, TERRY L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,837.78 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGENBURG, MICHAEL Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $48,837.63 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,837.60 Date 10/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, PENNY R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,837.58 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORPFELD, CHERYL A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $48,837.55 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYACK, BRENDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,837.51 Date 01/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPP, CALVIN C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $48,837.47 Date 07/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $48,837.39 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, KAGAN R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,837.15 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DENISE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,836.86 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $48,836.84 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $48,836.78 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPP, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,836.71 Date 10/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCISZEWSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Orleans County Amount $48,836.53 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KATHLEEN F Employer name Eden CSD Amount $48,836.49 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, CASEY T Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $48,836.24 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRADLEY, JOSEPH Employer name Hagerman Fire District Amount $48,836.00 Date 05/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,835.90 Date 12/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEENEY, MICHELLE T Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $48,835.82 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, MICHELLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,835.75 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $48,835.05 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEARY, RYAN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,835.04 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LORI L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,834.88 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MANE, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,834.77 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCHADOORIAN, ANDREW Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,834.77 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESMADT, LAURA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,834.77 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, MICHAEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,834.77 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARIAN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,834.64 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Tusten Amount $48,834.42 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LISA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,834.20 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, AUTHRINE J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,833.78 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADRETTE, VALERIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,833.76 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVARO, JAMES M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,833.62 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, RONALD W Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,833.61 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARTA, TINDARO C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,833.49 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,833.22 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,832.74 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOYCE I Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,832.53 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JODI P Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $48,832.45 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, SHELDON Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,832.35 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, KIMBERLY V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,832.30 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSHOT, LACEY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,832.30 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYWEIDE, CLIFTON C Employer name Town of Clymer Amount $48,832.18 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRENT, JAMES N Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $48,832.16 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTRO, STEPHANIE J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,832.16 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-MALE, MARIELLA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $48,832.05 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, STELLA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,832.02 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, RICHARD M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $48,831.89 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, HAROLD A Employer name Town of Malone Amount $48,831.63 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, JORDAN D Employer name Otsego Co Swcd Amount $48,831.40 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, LORETTA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,831.39 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, WENYAN Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,831.38 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDA, NORA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,831.32 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANTI, JOEL R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,831.27 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, MARILYN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,831.24 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Mooers Amount $48,831.16 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTKULIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,831.12 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DANIEL B Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $48,830.98 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRIADIS, TINA K Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $48,830.92 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, PHILIP D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,830.87 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, BARBARA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,830.84 Date 03/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JENNIE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,830.70 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, NEIL F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,830.66 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKWEATHER, JAMES E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $48,830.38 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, STARR R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $48,830.12 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPERONE, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,829.58 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MANUEL A Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $48,829.43 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, DAVID E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $48,829.39 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAVARRIA, MARIA G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,829.14 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, EDWARD C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,829.14 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SHELBY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,829.02 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, LANCE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,828.96 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, KATHRYN A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $48,828.69 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOSH N Employer name Town of Covington Amount $48,828.66 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, TRICIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,828.50 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, JESSICA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,828.11 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BARBARA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $48,828.05 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System