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 ODUNLADE, SERAH O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,329.97 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JESSICA C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,329.89 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPLA, FLORINA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $48,329.71 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, CLAUDE F Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $48,329.41 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFORD, RANAE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,329.40 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $48,329.39 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, TARA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,329.08 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, BRISA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $48,329.01 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,328.44 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAIN, KURT K Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $48,328.42 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, JAN Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $48,328.01 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHODOSH, YURIY Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,327.99 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,327.75 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUGHT, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $48,327.73 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, VICKY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,327.66 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, PATRICIA L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $48,327.56 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KARL J Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $48,327.50 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETAUDIER, MARGARET R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,327.41 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, YOLANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,327.28 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, LAURA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,327.28 Date 03/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, LYNN MARIA Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $48,327.24 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, KATHRYN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,327.04 Date 10/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, ROBERT, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,327.02 Date 12/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, AMY L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $48,326.74 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,326.70 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TERESA PATERSON Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,326.70 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROSEMARY Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,326.70 Date 04/23/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, GLORIA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $48,326.70 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACZ, QUE Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $48,326.70 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SAMANTHA L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $48,326.70 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEJBUK, LOUISE E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,326.70 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, BENJAMIN A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $48,326.66 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,326.66 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALFA, JAMES B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,326.65 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWENSTEIN, HOWARD M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,326.65 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORITZ, AUTUMN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,326.40 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,326.40 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIO, CATHERINE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,326.28 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $48,326.19 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, HECTOR A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $48,326.05 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, COLLEEN Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $48,326.04 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDOMSKI, STEFAN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,326.02 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEHN, PATRICIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $48,326.01 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,325.88 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, RYDELL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,325.74 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, KAITLYN Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,325.36 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,325.32 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, MIKO T Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,325.00 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSANDON, RICARDO C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $48,324.95 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRENDA J Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $48,324.69 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRENBERG, FREDERICK D Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,324.63 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $48,324.36 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACHO, PAUL, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,324.35 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, SYLVIA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $48,324.20 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, MELANIE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,324.03 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKANOVIC, NAJDA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,323.88 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIERAJ, APRIL L Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $48,323.44 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $48,323.43 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, TAMMY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,323.41 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEROME R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,322.99 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, SCOTT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,322.45 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBICHAUD, JASON A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,322.22 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPEN, DEREC C Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $48,321.65 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, PAMELA J Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,321.64 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $48,321.45 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KRISTIN H Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $48,321.36 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, RODNEY R Employer name Village of Palatine Bridge Amount $48,321.18 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKER, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $48,321.09 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $48,320.76 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONKERY, MARYBETH Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $48,320.76 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, AMANDA I Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $48,320.60 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEN, BARBARA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $48,320.58 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINETAR, JILL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,320.40 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARIE, AMANDA L Employer name Canton Housing Authority Amount $48,320.40 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, BRIAN K Employer name Madison County Amount $48,320.33 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLK, GREGORY T Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,320.12 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTINGER, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Union Amount $48,320.08 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, DENISE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,320.05 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, MATTHEW L Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,319.84 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, ADAM F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,319.55 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, NATALIA L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $48,319.40 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTENBURGH, DEBORAH J Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $48,319.34 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMARA, STEVEN A Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $48,319.27 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $48,318.77 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, BROOKE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,318.33 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JAIMIE L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,318.28 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSH, SWARAJYAM Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,317.98 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JAMES P Employer name Erie County Amount $48,317.95 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARULLO, ANNAMARIA P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,317.91 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, PAUL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MARISA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $48,316.87 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHIRLEY B Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $48,316.59 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABEZAS, INES S Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $48,316.54 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPLES, KATHLEEN P Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $48,316.50 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BRENDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,315.96 Date 11/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBANSKI, TODD A Employer name Town of Leicester Amount $48,315.89 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHERYL J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,315.76 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PHILIPPE, PRINCESS N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,315.73 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, JAYSON M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,315.35 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIES, DEBORAH J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,315.21 Date 06/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System