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 EVANS, DONALD M Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,370.20 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, MARK W Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $48,370.18 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECK, MARIA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $48,369.75 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOR, NANCY S Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,369.72 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, LESLIE A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $48,369.54 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEE, RUSSELL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,369.44 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBBERS, JENNIFER L Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $48,369.16 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, LORI A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $48,369.14 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRER, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $48,369.06 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, LINDA C Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $48,368.97 Date 08/23/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNEY, KORENE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $48,368.90 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, LATISHA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,367.98 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILER, VINCENT L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $48,367.96 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, RONALD J Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,367.84 Date 06/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICK, BARBARA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,367.61 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAND, DANIEL T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $48,367.23 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTOCKI, MARY ROSE E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $48,367.09 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LAUREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,367.06 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATSY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,366.78 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, KYLE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,366.59 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ERICA G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $48,366.45 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWC, MELISSA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,366.45 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, ANTHONY J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,366.44 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, JASON D Employer name Town of Edinburg Amount $48,366.39 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, NEFTALI, JR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $48,366.21 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, EDWARD L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,365.86 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, SHEENA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,365.78 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, DAVID B Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $48,365.72 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLELY, JENNIFER M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,365.67 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JEREMY K Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $48,365.65 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, MILDRED H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,365.38 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTON, JAMES L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,365.27 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALLINERA, ADRIANE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,364.98 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTERS, ERIC S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,364.75 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $48,364.56 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JODY A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $48,364.49 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ANTHONY M Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $48,364.25 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, JACQUELINE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,364.02 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATES, ANNA JO M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.99 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNEM, SETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.94 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.94 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPIA, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.93 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANCHO, JEFFREY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $48,363.92 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, JAMIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.92 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, SAMUEL J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $48,363.91 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, KATRINA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.91 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DALIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,363.90 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBAN, MARGARET Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $48,363.80 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $48,363.73 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILARU, CHANDINI B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,363.48 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLANT, KRISTEN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,363.30 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVIELLO, GRETCHEN P Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,363.19 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, FRANCIS X Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,363.05 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, ROBERT W Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,363.00 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNICKI, COLLEEN A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $48,362.61 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LORI ANN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,362.49 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ABIGAIL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,362.49 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, CATHY A Employer name Erie County Amount $48,362.39 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, DANIELLE L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,362.09 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,361.83 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTENO, KAREN J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,361.80 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, VANCE J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $48,361.65 Date 04/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, JULIE C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,361.59 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, MARK D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,361.58 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,361.33 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, DEBRA M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $48,361.32 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSTACHE, MARIE THERESE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,361.25 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CINDY L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $48,361.20 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZEWSKI, JAMES D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $48,361.07 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAL, GILBERTO Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $48,361.07 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $48,360.93 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, PAIGE M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $48,360.87 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTINO, ELENA A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $48,360.81 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIK-JON E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,360.66 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, DAWN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,360.64 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEEGE, MARY Employer name Education Department Amount $48,360.22 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, JAMES F Employer name Town of Waverly Amount $48,360.19 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SYLVIA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,360.09 Date 07/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROMELL D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,360.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, LISA L Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $48,360.00 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JENNIFER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,359.69 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, JAMES F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,359.56 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECURA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,359.48 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDER, DONALD C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $48,359.28 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESTON, SABRINA A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $48,359.19 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, CHYRISSE I Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,359.08 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Springfield Amount $48,359.04 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHERYL A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $48,359.00 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, RODNEY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $48,358.77 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, ANTHONY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,358.56 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, JOHN C, JR Employer name Town of Brookfield Amount $48,358.35 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTACK, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $48,358.32 Date 01/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, TERRY L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,358.26 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRADT, BILLIEJO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,358.22 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTINA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,357.86 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABOT, LISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,357.73 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JAMES E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $48,357.38 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, PHYLLIS D Employer name Orange County Amount $48,356.84 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, MINDY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,356.83 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, JASON S Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,356.81 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System