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 WOOD, ROBIN D Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $48,176.72 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, ALLEN A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $48,176.54 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, JAKE R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $48,176.19 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENTON, JOHN G Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $48,176.16 Date 12/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFTWICH, DAWNETTE T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,176.01 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, RICKY LEE Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $48,175.88 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, KYLEE T Employer name Wyoming County Amount $48,175.71 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, MARIA LYNN Employer name Erie County Amount $48,175.60 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JESSE G, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $48,175.49 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIANO, FRANCES Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,175.49 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, MARJORIE S Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $48,175.46 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWLESSAR, OSIOLA A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $48,175.40 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, MEGAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,175.13 Date 04/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTIN, GREGORY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,175.12 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZESKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $48,175.11 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MARINA A Employer name Town of Union Amount $48,175.05 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINERD, TIMOTHY V Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,175.01 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUEWAY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,175.01 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, SUSAN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,175.01 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,174.99 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DOUX, SEAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,174.90 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALOY, JOSE F Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,174.90 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YVETTE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,174.86 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSALVO, DAVID J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $48,174.82 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONE, WESTER F Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $48,174.72 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,174.51 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, VICTORIA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,174.36 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREK, ANN S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $48,174.15 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, GWENDOLYN Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,173.91 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMIZIO, NICHOLAS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,173.81 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MILAGROS Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,173.79 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TERRY R Employer name Town of Amboy Amount $48,173.34 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORSO, KAREN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,173.19 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIME, DANIEL T Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,173.06 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHELLE J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $48,173.02 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TERESA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $48,173.00 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Town of Remsen Amount $48,172.81 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULING, RYAN Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $48,172.52 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, JAMES A Employer name Town of York Amount $48,172.49 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON-FERRIS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $48,172.48 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTINGER, SUZANNE Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $48,172.48 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERYNIK, ELAINE M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $48,172.43 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOSEPH J, II Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $48,172.37 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, ROSALIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,172.32 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARY, LAURA L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $48,172.28 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RUSSELL E Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $48,171.97 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROZZA, DONNA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,171.35 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, MANHUN Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $48,171.09 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, RUDOLPH O Employer name Education Department Amount $48,170.93 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSANA, SABINA Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,170.88 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC RAE, PATRICK F Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,170.72 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ANGELA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,170.52 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORANGE, ELAYNE L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $48,170.24 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHANTKA, AMBER M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,169.76 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, KEVIN W Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $48,169.66 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, RUEL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $48,169.50 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANE C Employer name Town of Greene Amount $48,169.50 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMUHLY, THOMAS W, II Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,168.99 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABAK, MICHAEL G Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,168.69 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTER, JOSEPH T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,168.56 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MALLONY Y Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,168.39 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SHAWN T Employer name Naples CSD Amount $48,168.38 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHRR, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $48,168.16 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, EDWARD Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,168.12 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ADAM C Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,168.11 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, THERESA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,168.10 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDARI, KELLY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,168.05 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, GAIL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $48,168.01 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXENDELL, KERRI M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $48,167.78 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, GREGG T Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $48,167.72 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, PAULA M Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $48,167.71 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ELIZABETH Employer name Warren County Amount $48,167.57 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENAHAN, ALISON L Employer name Warren County Amount $48,167.56 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CARMEN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,167.29 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, DANNON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,167.21 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASSE, LINDA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,167.01 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,166.84 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, SHANE M Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $48,166.66 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGO, ROBERT G Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,166.30 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, CHRISTINE Employer name Orange County Amount $48,166.30 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHOLDT, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,166.16 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AEBISCHER, JARED A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,166.04 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, JANET A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,166.00 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, LORA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,166.00 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,166.00 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIENTE, DALE A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $48,165.93 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOS, ESLYN C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,165.78 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOREND, KRISTINE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,165.64 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JANICE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,165.59 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCADI, BRITTANY J Employer name Village of Malone Amount $48,165.45 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DUZER, CHARLES M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $48,165.08 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZEL, ROBYN E Employer name Education Department Amount $48,164.88 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCH, GALE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,164.75 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENKOWSKI, GARY A Employer name Erie County Amount $48,164.26 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUILIN, ANA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,164.20 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, DONALD J Employer name Town of Caneadea Amount $48,163.89 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CYNTHIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,163.81 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, SANIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,163.53 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMNO, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,163.49 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDALL K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,163.31 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System