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 DUYNE, LORI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,135.01 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTRIGIANO, STEVEN G Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $48,134.90 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, BENJAMIN A Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $48,134.85 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,134.74 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCO, RAQUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,134.62 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPIETRO, CAMILLE Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $48,134.59 Date 04/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,134.32 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGORDINO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,134.19 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSEL, DAWN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,133.69 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, MELISSA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,133.48 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LISA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,132.99 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,132.86 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADILETTA, STEPHEN A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,132.77 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRUBEL, MARIA D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,132.77 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, DANIEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,132.71 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, RICHARD L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,132.51 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONET, YOLANDA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $48,132.44 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONATHAN, ANGELA M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $48,132.09 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $48,131.93 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,131.90 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, LAURENE F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,131.58 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JESSICA N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,131.05 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, V HOLLY Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $48,131.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, ROBERT E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $48,130.95 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, LOUIS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,130.80 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARK A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $48,130.64 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, DONNA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,130.39 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVEAO, TAPULEI J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $48,130.32 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESAVENTO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $48,130.13 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOGH, JONNA N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,130.02 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARET, CRAIG M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,129.84 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $48,129.79 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEAN A Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $48,129.62 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHANORD, JOANE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,129.40 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, PAUL K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,129.11 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENRICH, APRIL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,128.69 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,128.61 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VICKIE L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $48,128.48 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTEA, JUAN R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,128.46 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RICHARD T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $48,128.28 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, GERALD JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,128.25 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, SCOTT T Employer name Erie County Amount $48,128.16 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DEBRA C Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,128.15 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICORA, VENESSA Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,128.09 Date 07/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVIN, WENDY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,127.90 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIURCO, VALERIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,127.90 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE STANGE, RYAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,127.90 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHEANA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,127.90 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, MARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,127.90 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRO, FRANCINE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $48,127.46 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLON, JEAN K Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $48,127.37 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTYCZEWSKI, ADAM S Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $48,127.33 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, LEVI J Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,127.08 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOS, ERIC R Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,127.05 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDOR, BRUCE S Employer name City of Utica Amount $48,126.92 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, DEANNA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,126.68 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHERAN, JAMES J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,126.50 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KURT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,126.41 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEBEL, RONALD B Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $48,126.37 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, TINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,125.89 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MILDRED G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,125.68 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MONICA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $48,125.54 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, RYAN R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,125.33 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, PATRICIA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $48,125.28 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDRY, LISA Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,124.94 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINES, STEVEN R, JR Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $48,124.63 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARE, JOHANNE E Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,124.60 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARYEAQUARSHIE, JORDAN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,124.30 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESICK, EMMA M L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,124.18 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVERIE, JANET K Employer name Orleans County Amount $48,124.10 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, ANITAJOYCE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,123.90 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SUSAN L Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $48,123.89 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, ALBERT E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,123.61 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBY, TODD E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $48,123.60 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESNEL, JONATHAN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,123.44 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,123.42 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, RANDALL C Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $48,123.00 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIS, NILDA V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,122.71 Date 12/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDY, ROBERT L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,122.23 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZENER, JEFFERY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,122.12 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBON, BENJAMIN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $48,122.05 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINSEN, KARIN B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,121.85 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPPER, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $48,121.80 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, PATRICIA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $48,121.74 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LYNETTE C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $48,121.55 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTERN, STEVEN J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $48,121.44 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAMARIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,121.27 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALMA, SUSAN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,121.17 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, DARLENE Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $48,120.80 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, MELISSA K Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,120.69 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHMANSKI, RICHARD H Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $48,120.67 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, HAROLD E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $48,120.57 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MAUREEN L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $48,120.39 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $48,119.81 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALL, DAVID N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,119.74 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $48,119.50 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUER, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,119.32 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, DENNIS P Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,119.19 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LUZ C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,118.92 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, KHAREEN S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,118.85 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System