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 WEAVER, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,640.24 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCELZI, ROBERT C Employer name Education Department Amount $48,640.05 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREISMAN, BONNIE D Employer name Village of East Williston Amount $48,639.99 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINONE, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,639.86 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ANTOINETTE Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $48,639.82 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ELVIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $48,639.51 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, MANDY L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,639.30 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTAK, RAYMOND C Employer name Town of North Collins Amount $48,639.16 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MERIBETH A Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $48,638.80 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, DARLENE K Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,638.16 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $48,637.90 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, MARIBEL Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $48,637.82 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JUDITH E Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $48,637.66 Date 04/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $48,637.55 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $48,637.47 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINKLE, THOMAS M Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,637.35 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, RAYMOND P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,637.33 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAMA, BARBARA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,636.86 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, LINDA D Employer name Department of State Amount $48,636.85 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSA, HEATHER A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,636.83 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, LINDA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,636.70 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $48,636.50 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, KAYLA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,636.45 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, MARYANN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,636.43 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKLE, GLORIA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $48,636.32 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, MARY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,636.30 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPPAH, JON C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,636.21 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, MICHAEL L Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,636.10 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARGARET A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $48,636.01 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHIRLEY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,635.89 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDIN, YVONNE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,635.78 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVANO, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,635.64 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, EMMA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,635.51 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINAR, STEPHANIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $48,635.21 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RYAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,635.12 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, JESSICA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,635.01 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, ROBERT L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,634.81 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, JAMES G Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $48,634.74 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICARLO, CARLA J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,634.65 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, ANGEL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,634.29 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLINSKI, JESSICA Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,634.21 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RONALD A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $48,634.15 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGLE, CURTIS L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $48,634.04 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,633.60 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBS, ANDRYA J Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $48,633.38 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EZEKIEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,633.28 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LYNN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $48,633.13 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, LINDA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $48,633.02 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ALLISON E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,632.94 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRO, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,632.75 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, LUKE V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,632.69 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, HEATHER M Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,632.64 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMPERT, SUSAN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,632.55 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ELLEN G Employer name Chenango County Amount $48,631.60 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, LORNA J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,631.60 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, GERARD W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,631.33 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, TEMU Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,631.25 Date 07/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANO, STEVEN F Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $48,631.14 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUR, DAVID M Employer name Town of Chili Amount $48,631.05 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKIES, MARIA L Employer name Bryant Library Amount $48,630.94 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,630.80 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACE, SHAMIKA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,630.69 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $48,630.65 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, GENE R Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $48,630.31 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, VIDYA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,630.21 Date 06/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, PAUL P Employer name Erie County Amount $48,630.19 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LYNN M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $48,629.93 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SEAN J Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $48,629.81 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ELLIOTT Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $48,629.48 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HERFA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,629.43 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTS, HELENA T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,629.17 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, ANTHONY A Employer name Albany County Amount $48,629.05 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, MARIE A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $48,628.80 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCRAY, HEIDI O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,628.71 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNIO, PATRICIA L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $48,628.64 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, THOMAS C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,628.56 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERGOSITS, KEVIN B Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $48,628.32 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGISTRE, ANDRE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,628.27 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTER, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,628.12 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, ZACHARY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,627.75 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANGELA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,627.58 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, NEIL P Employer name Town of Stony Creek Amount $48,627.50 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEDLER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $48,627.33 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRULE, PATRICIA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,627.18 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, ROBERT L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,627.06 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUGH, LEO W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,626.87 Date 11/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI-GONZALEZ, DEBRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,626.50 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, IVELISSE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,626.37 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDI, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,626.25 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDHOR, JOHN Employer name City of Olean Amount $48,626.21 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $48,626.14 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDICK, PEGGY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,626.10 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RYAN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $48,625.96 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIKA L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $48,625.92 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, PETER F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,625.89 Date 11/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, SHAWN T Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $48,625.59 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALKON, THERESA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Ida Amount $48,625.06 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ALBERT J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,624.84 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIDGE, JOSEPH A Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $48,624.71 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, DAVID R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,623.90 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System