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 VAN DUNK, PERRY T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,283.84 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEALY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,283.70 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANONICO, MILDRED L Employer name Orange County Amount $48,283.67 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, FRANK V Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,283.26 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGAN, NADINE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $48,283.04 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, PAUL V, JR Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $48,282.96 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSIS, TRACY S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,282.56 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, RODNEY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,282.19 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, TAYA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $48,281.89 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DANNY L Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $48,281.82 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, FRANCIS W Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $48,281.59 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDOR, CHRISTINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,281.51 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, ANN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $48,281.38 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANARO, JOSEPH M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,281.23 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEESE, TAUNI K Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,281.08 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, JESSICA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,280.92 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CASTRO, TAMI Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $48,280.67 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Olean Amount $48,280.38 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, GARY Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,280.21 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MARC T Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $48,280.16 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, JUSTIN D Employer name City of Elmira Amount $48,280.06 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONELLI, LYNNE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.78 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ALFAKENIA Y Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.78 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMACK, BARBARA E Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.77 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, M VITA Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.76 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, DENICE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.75 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMENTIERO, BARBARA Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.75 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, DAVID L Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.75 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENICK, ROBERT C Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.74 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANO, JO ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.74 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.74 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWOICHYK, HELEN S Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.73 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKES, MICHELLE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.72 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOMSKI, NOEL E Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.70 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIO, NATIVIDAD E Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,279.69 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTO, KELLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,279.37 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHENHEITER, JOAN A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $48,278.92 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Champion Amount $48,278.88 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LANCE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,278.78 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, SUZANNE G Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $48,278.58 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERE, PIO Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $48,278.56 Date 06/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALUVA, SAHITHI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,278.53 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIGORSKY, JAIMIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,278.34 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, LINDA R Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $48,278.32 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, MARY C Employer name Genesee County Amount $48,278.25 Date 12/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EDWARD J Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,278.21 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, THERESA V Employer name Tully CSD Amount $48,278.11 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, NATHANIAL R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,277.99 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BENJAMIN W Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,277.99 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, SUSAN S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,277.99 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JAYSON F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,277.93 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LINVAL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,277.86 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $48,277.74 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELEN, SERPIL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,277.70 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GEEN, MARYJO A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $48,277.25 Date 07/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, LINDA ANAIDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,277.09 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAKARIS, HESTER H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $48,277.04 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, THOMAS F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,276.97 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASCHAK, SHAINE M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $48,276.97 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAY C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,276.79 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCH, JOAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,276.64 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, GEORGE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $48,276.61 Date 02/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGMAN, DENISE E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,276.13 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, MICHAEL R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,276.10 Date 03/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBENS, ROBERT Employer name Erie County Amount $48,276.08 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,275.21 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRADFORD E Employer name Franklin County Amount $48,275.20 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOY, ERIN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $48,275.18 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, VICTORIA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,274.48 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RARICK, LISA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,274.36 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KRISTINE D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $48,274.33 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULA, DAVID D Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,274.28 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,274.27 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JACOB J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $48,274.26 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, KIM P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,273.74 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODRINGTON, PHILIP A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,273.35 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIGGETTS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,273.30 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, WILLIAM P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,273.23 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Colton Amount $48,272.96 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, EVA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,272.90 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDE, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,272.70 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEAVLAND, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $48,272.40 Date 06/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, EMILY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,272.35 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKER, HEATHER A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,271.77 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,271.46 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRIAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,271.32 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEYE, ERIC A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,271.15 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR A Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,271.13 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, IAN A Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,271.12 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, ANN R Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $48,271.11 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, MICHELLE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,270.96 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, ALBERT F Employer name Poland CSD Amount $48,270.28 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTO, VICTOR C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,269.78 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VALERIE Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $48,269.74 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, STEPHEN B Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $48,269.41 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIGEL, MARK A Employer name Akron CSD Amount $48,269.12 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, KEITH B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,269.03 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECKON, MICHAEL E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $48,268.73 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABB, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,268.31 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROL, CAROLYN Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,267.97 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System