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 CORNELL, CHARLENE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,764.45 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, DARIN J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $48,764.20 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, NICHOLAS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,764.19 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOEL Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $48,763.88 Date 10/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICALIZZI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,763.66 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HILLARY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,763.63 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, KAREN I Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $48,763.50 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, RALPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,763.47 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDER, DENISE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,763.05 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, ERIC R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $48,763.02 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANDREW T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,762.71 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOTTI, EMILY Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,762.61 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, DONALD L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,762.57 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BRYAN C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $48,762.46 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BENJAMIN L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $48,762.17 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANIW, LORI A Employer name Education Department Amount $48,762.13 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTINGTON, RONALD G, SR Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,762.08 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $48,762.07 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 03/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, BETTY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNAVITA, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCH, DIANE MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDHOP, PATRICIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, LAURIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,761.20 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ANTOINE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,760.92 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACTLAR, DEBORAH A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,760.90 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LAURA R Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $48,760.87 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, STEVEN P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $48,760.80 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSON, ERIC J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,760.66 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEENEY, JAMES K Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $48,760.66 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIA M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $48,760.56 Date 08/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KURTIS J Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,760.48 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, HENRY L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $48,760.19 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHMELNITSKY, SUZANNE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,760.04 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,759.97 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, MICHELLE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,759.70 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTLER, JEFFREY J, JR Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $48,759.59 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, BRIAN E, JR Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $48,759.56 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RANDY E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $48,759.25 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONEY, TOR J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $48,759.16 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, ROSARIA Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $48,758.76 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKINS, WANDA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,758.70 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZMER, REBECCA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,758.65 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBELLO, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $48,758.50 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUZ M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,758.49 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, CARINA H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,758.35 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEDER, SARA M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $48,758.11 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLYWOOD, ROLAND J Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $48,757.93 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTERBERGER, ANGELA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,757.84 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCETTE, LUTICHA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,757.83 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-AMOS, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $48,757.79 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, MARY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,757.79 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BENEDETTO, MARY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,757.70 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CURTIS E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,757.47 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENREICH, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Minden Amount $48,757.46 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, SHANEQUA R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,757.37 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLATZ, MARY A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $48,757.09 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, DIANE M Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $48,757.03 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIGO, ALISSA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $48,756.88 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, DAVID R Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,756.77 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KEITH A Employer name Broome County Amount $48,756.70 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAOUETTE, EDWARD T Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $48,756.69 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, LAURA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $48,756.48 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUISI, CATHERINE A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $48,756.22 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITZMAN, BARI L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,756.20 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH J Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,756.12 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $48,756.08 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DAVID G Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,756.00 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, DARREN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,755.98 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TROZELL Z Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,755.93 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTHA, JAMES B, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,755.51 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPLE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,755.45 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNISH, PAIGE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,755.34 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEUGER, DEBRA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,755.34 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFF, TIMOTHY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,755.29 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,755.29 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, GEORGE J, JR Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $48,755.23 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIA, JOHN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,754.93 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, MICHELE V B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,754.79 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, ROBERT J Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $48,754.53 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, KYM R Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $48,754.22 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUVAR, MARK Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $48,754.07 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, CHRISTINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,754.02 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTKOVSKI, LACEE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,753.89 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEININGER, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,753.77 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLARD, TRACY LYNN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,753.58 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPLE, JEFFREY W Employer name Erie County Amount $48,753.54 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABAG, LIBERTY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,753.51 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,753.49 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, RACHEL M Employer name Broome County Amount $48,753.26 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,753.20 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $48,753.04 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, OSCAR R Employer name City of Cortland Amount $48,752.69 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANIEL M Employer name Essex County Amount $48,752.18 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENROSE, PAULINE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,751.95 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAREL, SARAH A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $48,751.57 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SETH P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $48,751.49 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALECHSTEIN, KIM Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,751.17 Date 09/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LUZ M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,750.86 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BENIGNO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,750.85 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System