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 STROBRIDGE, NANCY J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $48,189.71 Date 06/17/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Copake Amount $48,189.69 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, VINCENT J Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,189.61 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, RUBY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $48,189.53 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYER, COMFORT C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,189.39 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, JANINE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,189.26 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFUS, DONNA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,189.26 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JOSEPH E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,189.02 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, BERNADETTE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,188.82 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHERMEL, LAUREN A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $48,188.77 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PATRICIA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $48,188.77 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, ERIC L Employer name Town of Granville Amount $48,188.76 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, JENNIFER K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,188.72 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRBER, MADELINE Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $48,188.64 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHANNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,188.55 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEIKERT, MARGARET Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $48,188.44 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROKA, NANCY J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $48,188.33 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, GARTH W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,188.10 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITE, ANTHONY J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,188.00 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, GORDON R Employer name Delaware County Amount $48,187.97 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSDA, AMY C Employer name Orange County Amount $48,187.93 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEPMAN, NADIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,187.90 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMER, DANIEL J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,187.51 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, JUDITH Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $48,187.10 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, BEVERLY L Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $48,187.09 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JESSALYN E Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $48,187.06 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, BRENDA M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $48,186.98 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,186.94 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,186.49 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANADAY, TRACY D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,186.45 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, SUNITA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,186.40 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, PAULINA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,186.28 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, JUSTIN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,186.19 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREWING, JOHN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,186.17 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, STEVEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,186.13 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSETTE, GAHR M Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,185.87 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, ANNETTE D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,185.84 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISH, KELLY FAIRBANK Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,185.82 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMON, ROSA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,185.59 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, MARY ELLEN Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $48,185.39 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, LISA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,184.89 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSSON, TYLER D Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $48,184.88 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, CHALENA Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,184.81 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, PHILLIP Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $48,184.79 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY-JOHNSON, ANDREA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $48,184.78 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHOOL, DEBORAH J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $48,184.58 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, PEGGY U Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $48,184.16 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIELE, PETER J Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $48,184.14 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, DEBORAH R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $48,183.88 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, WENDY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $48,183.66 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZNEK, DANIEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $48,183.56 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DANIEL F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,183.56 Date 09/27/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSINGER, AUGUSTUS F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,183.22 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICEMBRI, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Chester Amount $48,182.92 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRILL, JASON Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,182.75 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSPEAR, MICHELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,182.66 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAFTON, SHAIRE Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,182.50 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HAROLD E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $48,182.43 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, RICHARD V Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $48,182.19 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGIOTTA, VINCENT J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,182.15 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, SCOTT J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $48,182.13 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNICE, PATRICIA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,181.98 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOW, LAURIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $48,181.97 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, DONNA J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $48,181.66 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JONATHAN A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $48,181.25 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ROY E Employer name Town of Kiantone Amount $48,181.09 Date 10/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHATTER, BELINDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,181.02 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALADO, MATTHEW G Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $48,180.93 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DAVID I Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,180.83 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTINE, MICHAEL T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $48,180.66 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEO, MARIVEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,180.66 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,180.62 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, DAVID A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,180.31 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ABDUL J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,180.29 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, RODNEY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,180.25 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $48,180.17 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSU, FRANK Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $48,179.99 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABA, LORI-ANN Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $48,179.79 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, CAROL A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $48,179.62 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAS, CHAD A Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $48,179.28 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $48,179.12 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, YASMIN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,178.86 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, VENICIA K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,178.84 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBRON, MARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,178.72 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDRA, KOLLEEN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $48,178.47 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLOZZI, LUISA A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,178.39 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, GARY R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $48,178.38 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOPLEY-DAVIS, TERESA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,178.35 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, JOHN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,178.30 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Minden Amount $48,178.29 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCURIO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $48,178.25 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, JULIANA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,178.03 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JULIET M Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,178.00 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RANDY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,177.95 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLWEDEL, JODI L Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $48,177.81 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUELLERTZ, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $48,177.65 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEZ-REYES, CECILIA D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $48,177.50 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABELLA, FRANK R, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $48,177.44 Date 06/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, STEVEN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $48,177.27 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DUANE S Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $48,177.08 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System