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 REDNER, ANGELA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,205.24 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADORA, DANIELLE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,205.10 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,204.81 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,204.75 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASCHKE, MARGEAUX L Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $48,204.66 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, ALLAN L Employer name Seneca County Amount $48,204.57 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JANEIQUA D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,204.19 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, APRIL Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $48,203.83 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, ROSELYNN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,203.75 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, JEREMY L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $48,203.68 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, NANCY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,203.58 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, HIROKO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,203.52 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, RONALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $48,203.29 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILE, CATHY JO D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,203.18 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, LORIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,203.18 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, MEGAN D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,203.18 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNAM, MEENALAKSHMI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,203.12 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JAMES E Employer name Highland CSD Amount $48,202.81 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, VIRGILIO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,202.77 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLYARD, AMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,202.75 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, ASHLEY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,202.46 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KAREN M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $48,202.43 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $48,202.35 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, KRISTINA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,202.28 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, AMANDA L Employer name Genesee County Amount $48,202.24 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, CHERYL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,202.24 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, LISA M Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $48,202.08 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPASKY, YVONNE Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $48,201.87 Date 05/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKASIEWICZ, GEORGE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,201.60 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EARL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,201.02 Date 08/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, WAYNE E Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $48,201.00 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $48,200.67 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, THERESA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $48,200.35 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, KENNETH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,200.24 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, AGUSTUS Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $48,199.96 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, CHARLES K Employer name Town of Preston Amount $48,199.88 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, STEVEN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $48,199.55 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROBIALA, KIMBERLY S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,199.26 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELS, SEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,199.23 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,199.14 Date 04/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DARCY Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $48,198.98 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $48,198.74 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRY, RONALD M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $48,198.63 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTINI, SOPHIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,198.59 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLO, REBEI K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,198.50 Date 09/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERCHIO, SCOTT E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,198.33 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASSIO, RICHARD A, JR Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,198.28 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOSEPH B Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $48,197.98 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Lewis County Amount $48,197.85 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUAIR, IDA Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $48,197.35 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, ROSALEEN T Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $48,197.29 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZER, JARED D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,197.24 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LUANN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,197.18 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, ROGER Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $48,197.06 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,197.00 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RENZIS, NICHOLE H Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $48,196.97 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGH, BEVERLY R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,196.72 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATES, MARY A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,196.72 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, JEANETTE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $48,196.53 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ENTEE, GEORGE R, III Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,196.43 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, JESSICA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,196.14 Date 12/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RUSSO, CAROL Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $48,195.94 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, TOM D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,195.90 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, LUCIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,195.88 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISWAS, GOPAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,195.66 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, MATTHEW D Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $48,195.58 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, SANDRA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,195.47 Date 06/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZY, DANELLE N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,195.13 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTOFF, JANET M Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $48,195.00 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOEL A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $48,194.96 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, PAMELA M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $48,194.88 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTONE, LYNDA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $48,194.15 Date 10/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, GARY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $48,194.03 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESER, DEBRA L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,193.89 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRICONE, KIMBERLY H Employer name Orleans County Amount $48,193.72 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, CARRIE L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,193.34 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, LOUIS A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,193.26 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGER, CHYLOE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,192.87 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, THERESA D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,192.87 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, WHITNEY T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $48,192.42 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, LYNN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,192.33 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRANO, JOHN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,192.17 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHISNANT, TERRI R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $48,192.17 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, ROSALIND Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $48,192.17 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREA, FRANCISCO Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,192.11 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, LOIS-MAE H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $48,191.97 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ADRIAN P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $48,191.90 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, JENNIFER M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,191.78 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, NICOLE S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,191.72 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $48,191.51 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSLEY, CAROL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,191.40 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS-PARKS, SYNETTE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,191.29 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JOHN, CAROLYN G Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,191.26 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, SANDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,191.24 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNABBE, JACK F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,191.22 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HEATHER L Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,191.20 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERNULLO, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,190.92 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, JOHN W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,190.35 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TINA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,190.22 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, BERNADETTE M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $48,190.20 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System