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 COALTS, LORI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,445.48 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, LIZZETTE G Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,445.44 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, BRYON J, JR Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $48,445.38 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CONNIANNE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $48,445.34 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, MONICA D Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $48,445.25 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APREA, KENNETH G Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $48,444.99 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, LAURIE M Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $48,444.68 Date 02/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, NELLIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,444.51 Date 12/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, STEPHANIE Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $48,444.48 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZERAK, JOANNE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,444.13 Date 07/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZESKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $48,444.04 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANAK, YVONNE M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $48,443.66 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERY, SUSAN M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $48,443.63 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, PAUL T Employer name City of Kingston Amount $48,443.54 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CINDY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,443.47 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, STACEY J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $48,443.19 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LESLIE N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,443.10 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, AMANDA A Employer name Broome County Amount $48,442.69 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCONI, RALPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,442.68 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TODD A Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $48,442.58 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHR, NOREEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $48,442.46 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, ROSANNE Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $48,442.46 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SHARON J S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $48,442.27 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MOLLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,442.27 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICOLE S Employer name Genesee County Amount $48,441.60 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, SHARON M Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,441.53 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECIL, MOTIELALL Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $48,441.41 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LUCINDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,441.40 Date 08/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, NICHOLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,441.32 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, HEATHER N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,441.28 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, KENNETH R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $48,441.23 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORETO, MARY C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,441.22 Date 12/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMECKO, SANDRA E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,441.16 Date 11/12/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACK, PATRICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,440.82 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABILES, OLIVER D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,440.74 Date 09/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, SUSAN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,440.60 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, MARK G Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $48,440.30 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOMAR, GLORIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,439.90 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JERRY L Employer name Village of Camden Amount $48,439.88 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, JAMES K Employer name Greene County Amount $48,439.86 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTONE, STEPHEN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $48,439.84 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KIM E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $48,439.09 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, CAROL J Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,438.68 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, KIERAN P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,438.55 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GILDA G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,438.42 Date 07/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABANUK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $48,438.33 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUCHOWSKI, PAUL C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $48,437.81 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, WILLIAM D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,437.23 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, MANDY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $48,436.84 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, MARGO E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,436.82 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $48,436.66 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $48,436.56 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES-PIERRE, JULIANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,436.54 Date 11/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAMORE, WILLIAM J Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $48,436.31 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, EILEEN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,436.12 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $48,436.00 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RION, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,435.98 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JACQUELYN Employer name Erie County Amount $48,435.94 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, LEE C, SR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,435.86 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERCHER, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,435.86 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORQUET, LIONEL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,435.81 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, DANIEL T Employer name Otsego County Amount $48,435.67 Date 07/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKSON, IVY E Employer name Lakeview Public Library Amount $48,435.56 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $48,435.39 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, CYNTHIA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,435.00 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVOCOOL, DEBRA G Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $48,434.98 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANO, KIMBER R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,434.94 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, PAULA L Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $48,434.72 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, KHARY K Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $48,434.71 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PAUL S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $48,434.67 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, FIONA R Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $48,434.56 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, RAY K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,434.30 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, LORI A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,433.97 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKLEY, DAVID E Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,433.91 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, LINDA S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $48,433.83 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETCHELL, DIANNE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,433.55 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALGOBIN, CHONDRABOSE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $48,433.39 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOJM, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,433.36 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONKEY, BILLIE JO Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,432.98 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, TYSON D Employer name Delaware County Amount $48,432.67 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODICA AMORE, LEONARDO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $48,432.57 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, MARNIE L Employer name City of Troy Amount $48,432.56 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON-BURNETT, PILAR S Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,432.49 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, DAVID H, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,432.22 Date 04/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $48,432.18 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEO, JENNIFER L Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $48,432.07 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICARE, LAURIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,431.89 Date 06/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, PASQUALINO Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,431.87 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Fairfield Amount $48,431.49 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALLESANDRO, ROBERT M Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,431.14 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, EASTON JEROME Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,431.11 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, DALE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,431.10 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, BRANDON J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $48,430.73 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,430.56 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KATHLEEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,430.51 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, VALERIE L Employer name York CSD Amount $48,430.49 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,430.40 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, KEISHA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,430.14 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JOHNNY H Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $48,430.14 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEE, DARREN P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $48,430.07 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System