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 MASON, NICHOLAS A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,704.54 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZILLERI, MATHEW, III Employer name Town of Chili Amount $48,704.44 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROKA, JAMES J Employer name Erie Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $48,704.24 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, DEAN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,704.20 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, DAWN Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,704.00 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASZTO, ANNE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,703.35 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KENNETH J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $48,703.04 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESBIN, BRETT M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $48,702.89 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEPPNER, STEPHEN T, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,702.85 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATARO, ANNE E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $48,702.83 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,702.70 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, LAUREN J Employer name Warren County Amount $48,702.37 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, TANILE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,702.29 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $48,702.15 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SARAH J Employer name Lewis County Amount $48,702.00 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,701.94 Date 07/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, JASON M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,701.87 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SIDNEY E Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $48,701.85 Date 05/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LUIS A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $48,701.81 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBEITER, MARK R Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $48,701.74 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, THERESA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,701.68 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCHI, MARY F Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $48,701.47 Date 01/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, LINDA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $48,701.01 Date 02/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLUZZO, LAURA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $48,700.96 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFRA, CATHERINE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $48,700.58 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKAR, DAVID A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $48,700.55 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERS, DENISE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,699.99 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TISHYLA N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,699.86 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, LOUIS A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $48,699.48 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNO, ARTHUR S Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $48,699.37 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, LAUREN O Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $48,699.32 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIKUZHIYIL, JOHN P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,698.87 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SCOTT D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,698.86 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, TIMOTHY T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,698.85 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DORRETTA E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,698.74 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMPLAISIR, BERTIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,698.53 Date 10/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, STEVEN E Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $48,698.53 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEL, JASON R Employer name Town of Berne Amount $48,698.50 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JOHN J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $48,698.49 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, DEBRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,698.41 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OCTAVIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,698.34 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, DALE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,698.26 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBLICK, SANDRA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $48,698.03 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOSEPH D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,697.94 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLER, MAUREEN A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $48,697.92 Date 02/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARK A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,697.85 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORERO, MONICA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $48,697.79 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $48,697.64 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN ARAM, JANET H Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $48,697.15 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVELO, PEDRO O Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $48,697.15 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, MARK K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,696.99 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNAULT, DAVID G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,696.56 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEREL, ADAM C Employer name Albany County Amount $48,696.51 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK-BONVENTRE, LINDA ANN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $48,696.43 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT-PHILLIPS, PATRICE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,696.31 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, LAWRENCE S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,696.15 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANGZOM, DIKI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,696.13 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLI, CHRISTINE Employer name Stony Brook Fire District Amount $48,695.90 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCAVAGE, PAULA S Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $48,695.71 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSOWSKY, ERIC D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $48,695.33 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, RICHARD A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,695.17 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN-GONZALEZ, STACEY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $48,694.88 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEUER, KEITH Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $48,694.69 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEZIORO, KAREN N Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,694.63 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, ERIN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,694.56 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, AMET F Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,693.87 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, DENNIS A Employer name Town of Rose Amount $48,693.85 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIA, LILLIAN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $48,693.65 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOHANE, LYNN F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,693.16 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, ERIN R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $48,693.09 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDY, WAYNE D Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $48,693.09 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, AMELIA A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $48,693.09 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRANKOSKI, JAMES Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,693.07 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $48,693.01 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, SANDRA M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $48,693.01 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZPAICHER, BARBARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,692.17 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALCZYK, MARIO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,692.09 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERHAM, JARED C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,692.07 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTANO, SALVATORE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,691.93 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $48,691.16 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTNOWSKY, GIL Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $48,690.97 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DANIEL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,690.96 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHIP, TOMMY E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,690.94 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHABHUTTL, BARBARA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,690.50 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, JEANNE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $48,690.48 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ZACHARY C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $48,690.26 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JACKIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,690.25 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $48,689.85 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTE, KRYSTAL M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,689.65 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, RICHARD Employer name Erie County Amount $48,689.61 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, HOLLEY M, MRS Employer name Livingston County Amount $48,689.55 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANGELA J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $48,689.50 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON-BAKER, CARRIE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,689.43 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PERNO, KRISTEN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,689.10 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, LYNN-MARIE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,688.94 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CYNTHIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,688.88 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMUDA, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,688.62 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, DARLENE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,688.55 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGON, DONALD E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $48,688.40 Date 08/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,688.31 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System