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 DAVIS, MARY M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $48,687.95 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, SHAWN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,687.90 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, PETER M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,687.64 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $48,687.60 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, DAVID D Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $48,687.39 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, HELEN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,687.03 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEVSKY, SERGEY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $48,686.78 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ-SMITH, ALICIA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $48,686.77 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERLING, DERRICK G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,686.73 Date 10/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VANESSA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,686.17 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILA, SALVATORE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,685.60 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JOHN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $48,685.10 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKER, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $48,685.06 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, SCOTT T Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $48,684.77 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANSEN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $48,684.74 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLEK, DONNA M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $48,684.73 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON-WHITE, KELLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,684.68 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JAMES H Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $48,684.34 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTS, JAZMUN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,684.30 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, CAROLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,683.96 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, VERONICA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,683.96 Date 06/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, BRENDA D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,683.96 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTZ, JOMARIE K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,683.96 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMMO, TERESA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $48,683.96 Date 07/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLEWINSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $48,683.94 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ANDRES Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,683.85 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,683.81 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMOGLIO, SCOTT P Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,683.67 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTIAN R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,683.62 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, DOMINICK D Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,683.15 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, PAOLA R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,683.08 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BETHANN M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $48,683.07 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBASCO, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,683.05 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPEROTTA, LINDSAY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,682.88 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, TAMARA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,682.78 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBMANN, JENNIFER M Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $48,682.78 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, CATHERINE Employer name Erie County Amount $48,682.63 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, BENJAMIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,682.58 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,682.57 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,682.55 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZANSKI M, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,682.54 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSUCH, JOSEPH M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,682.45 Date 08/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEB, LINDA J Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $48,682.24 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ALEXANDER D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,681.93 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JUDITH Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $48,681.69 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, JAMES P Employer name Town of Alden Amount $48,681.42 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CINDY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,681.41 Date 01/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTLEY, TAMMY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,681.02 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,680.87 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, SHARON M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,680.81 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXSTONE, BRIAN T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,680.61 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAUN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,680.52 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIFFEL, TRACI A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,680.43 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMIE M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $48,680.35 Date 04/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, SUNIL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,680.34 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARANO, NICOLAS A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,679.73 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTIGLIONO, GRACIELA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $48,679.73 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KATHRYN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,679.57 Date 04/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, TEDDY Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $48,678.98 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,678.90 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK B Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $48,678.78 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,678.72 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TASHEADA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,678.51 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, TIMOTHY N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,678.26 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, PETER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,678.21 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, JOSEPH Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,678.16 Date 12/16/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAREN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,678.12 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABY, ARTHUR W, JR Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,677.94 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMES, PAULA B Employer name Washington County Amount $48,677.68 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTER, NICOLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,677.57 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBONI, RAYMOND P Employer name Erie County Amount $48,677.30 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DENNIS W Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $48,677.10 Date 06/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBLATT, ADAM Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,676.95 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SUSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,676.76 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,676.72 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, KATTIANA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,676.60 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, ANDREA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,676.59 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, JOHN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,676.50 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, DANIEL J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $48,676.44 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, REBECCA D Employer name Town of Milton Amount $48,676.29 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNER, SANDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $48,676.09 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, KIM LEE Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $48,676.02 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, JAN B Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $48,675.93 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, COURTNEY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,675.81 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOSEPH R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,675.59 Date 09/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,675.53 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $48,675.15 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHOSHANA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,675.10 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARMAN, THERESE Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $48,675.04 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA D Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $48,674.91 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUS, ANDREW J Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,674.82 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, RICHARD G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $48,674.79 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LAURA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $48,674.34 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, SANDRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,674.25 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, PAUL W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $48,674.15 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,674.08 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ROBERT E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $48,673.46 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TYSHAWN K Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $48,673.05 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ROBERT G Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,673.00 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, CARL E, JR Employer name Town of Annsville Amount $48,672.43 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System