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 LANCONA, DEAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,672.13 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LENORA V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,672.02 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGAR, MATTHEW C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $48,671.79 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-PEREZ, LUIS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,671.68 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, EARL L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $48,671.37 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMUIL, FARAHNAZ, MRS Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $48,671.10 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRVEN, LAURIE A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $48,671.04 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DARNELL Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $48,671.00 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTEFANO, NICOLA F Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $48,670.54 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHELLY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $48,670.52 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, HEATHER A Employer name Broome County Amount $48,670.49 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, JOHN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,670.32 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAH, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,670.29 Date 12/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONALD G, III Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,670.26 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRUCE W, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,669.86 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, JANE A Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $48,669.86 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JANET Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $48,669.71 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, ALISON J Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $48,669.62 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, CHAD M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $48,669.48 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILDEN, DAVID W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,669.38 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLECESE, DAVID M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $48,669.35 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARZEWSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $48,669.00 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, CARL P Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $48,668.88 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CYNTHIA T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,668.88 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, ONIKKA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,668.79 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SARAH A Employer name Delaware County Amount $48,668.78 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMEY-SOTO, ERICKA M Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $48,668.63 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, DEIRDRE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,668.32 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODOM, CARESS M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,668.08 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, OPRAH M C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,668.05 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWIAK, ROBERT W Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $48,667.97 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTZ, STACY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,667.91 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, FAUSTO M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,667.62 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIANO, BRANDON A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,667.52 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPLINGER, KRISTIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,667.48 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,667.40 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, STEVEN W Employer name Orleans County Amount $48,667.28 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORPET, ADAM P Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $48,667.23 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTI, JENNIFER A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,666.35 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DOUGLAS S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,665.93 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, AMY L Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,665.78 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,665.63 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GARY E Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $48,665.56 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINO, MONICA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $48,665.50 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,665.41 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINS, GINA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,665.36 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANHAI, CHANDRIKA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $48,665.25 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, STEVEN Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $48,665.17 Date 05/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTILOTTA, THOMAS H, JR Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $48,664.84 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-WALLACE, LA SHAUN L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $48,664.57 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUFANO, MARIA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $48,664.56 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTS, JENNIFER Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,664.55 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $48,664.49 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O, CHONG H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,664.32 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MAUREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.97 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTNAGEL-SANTIAGO, HEIDE Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.96 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.95 Date 07/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, KATHRYN V Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.94 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAIRE, ELLEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.93 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CATHY W Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.92 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWENS, LINDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.88 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER CARTER, ELAINE Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.88 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHELIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.88 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEKRISTOS, EZRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.86 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENDON, BARBARA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.86 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DARRYL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,663.83 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, FRANK S Employer name City of Rome Amount $48,663.83 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTCH, RICHARD R Employer name Washington County Amount $48,663.20 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, STEVEN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $48,662.77 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, BRUCE P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,662.76 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JANEL M Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $48,662.51 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, COURTNEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,662.50 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOE N Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $48,662.39 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DARIUS D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $48,662.24 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANT, SUZANNE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,662.24 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANNETTE Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $48,661.86 Date 04/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $48,661.85 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JESUS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $48,661.66 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MELODY ANN Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,661.62 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $48,661.54 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, JO ANN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,661.01 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURTLER, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,661.01 Date 08/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KRISTINE M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,660.82 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MARK W Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $48,660.78 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLON, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,660.76 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUS, LUCAS L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,660.00 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWECK, KAREN E Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $48,659.98 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KIM M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,659.79 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DEOUX, PATRICIA E Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $48,659.32 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDARCHIK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,658.60 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, BRENDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,658.50 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GAYLEANN Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $48,658.34 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, MARISA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $48,657.89 Date 01/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ERICKA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,657.52 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEYPUK, DANIELLE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $48,657.40 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERAS, MEURI Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $48,657.31 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL-RIVERA, PATRICIA M Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $48,657.08 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAYAN, OMAR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $48,656.97 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESUE, MICHELE A Employer name Tioga County Amount $48,656.94 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, THOMAS S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $48,656.70 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System