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 ATHIS, FRITZ V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,104.48 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURPHY, WENDY S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,104.18 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, VICTORIA L Employer name Essex County Amount $48,103.77 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, ANGELA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,103.35 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PAULA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,103.27 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JENNIFER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,103.27 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERONE, THOMAS Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $48,103.22 Date 04/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, BARBARA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,103.19 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, EARL V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,103.18 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, GERALD J, JR Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $48,103.10 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNET POWELL, TONYA ANN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,103.05 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, DARYL V Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,103.02 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-ALEEM, MARYAM A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,102.97 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHARLES N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,102.97 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGELIN, OCTAVE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $48,102.92 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, AMR A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $48,102.14 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMOY, DONALD J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,101.99 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-VILLEGAS, MIGDALIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,101.86 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACZ, AMY L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,101.17 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARANDEYER, KIRILL A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,101.15 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DANA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $48,101.01 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLESLAGLE, DEBRA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,100.77 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATLAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $48,100.47 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYHUGH, BARBARA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,099.92 Date 08/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DAVID S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,099.84 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULSKY, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $48,099.73 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DIANE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,099.72 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMITO, TODD E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,099.70 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PAUL B Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $48,099.49 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, WILLIAM C Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $48,099.08 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $48,099.00 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VIVIAN D Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $48,098.86 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLAS, MIRANDA E Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $48,098.68 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, MARCIE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $48,098.43 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KARIMAH Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,098.22 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DEIDRE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $48,097.93 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHATTAS, GEORGE F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,097.86 Date 02/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIN, DENAI A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $48,097.24 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAES, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $48,096.86 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORILLO, ANGEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,096.79 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, JAMES E Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $48,096.72 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NORBERT J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,096.70 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,096.60 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ERIC J Employer name Otsego County Amount $48,096.42 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, AUDREY D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,096.20 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,096.19 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZGAY, EMILY H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,096.03 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH, CRISTINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,095.49 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, STEVEN L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,095.20 Date 02/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZANELLA, AMY L Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $48,095.03 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DEAN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $48,094.84 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ALLISON R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $48,094.82 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSI, GAYLE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $48,094.75 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, KODY S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,094.58 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, JESSICA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,094.57 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, SIOBHAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,094.19 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOUR, JAMES E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,094.19 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPINO, LORI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,094.02 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $48,093.70 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, JENNIFER M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,093.49 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, CONNIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,093.47 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CURTO, SUSAN T Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $48,093.40 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CASSANDRA V Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,093.08 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, MARIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,092.84 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, PATRICIA A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $48,092.83 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ANGELA Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $48,092.78 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, BETH A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $48,092.64 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, DAVID M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $48,092.57 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, WARREN C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $48,092.55 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSHALL, FRANK J Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $48,092.54 Date 08/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, JEFFREY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,092.43 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARORA-WILLIAMS, SHAIL A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,092.28 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, JASON A Employer name Madison County Amount $48,092.27 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PETER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,092.13 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLANIYAN, TOLUWALOPE O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,092.07 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUROSKI, MATTHEW S Employer name City of Olean Amount $48,092.00 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, JOSHUA P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,091.96 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, VINCENT Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $48,090.85 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARLING, FRANK J Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $48,090.61 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ERIK J Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $48,090.43 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWSKI, CHRISTINA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,090.42 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CATHY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $48,089.97 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, BETHANY L Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $48,089.64 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RONDAL A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $48,089.53 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGIOVI, RUSSELL C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,089.40 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD, CYNTHIA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $48,089.22 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRE, JEROME C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,089.17 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENION, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $48,089.02 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXIT, BALASUBRAMANYAM K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,088.78 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZENRATER, DANIEL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,088.71 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALES, ROGER R, JR Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $48,088.21 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, CARLOS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $48,088.17 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAITSHOLTS, RONALD L Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $48,087.77 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWELL, ERIN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,087.76 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ARLENE Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $48,087.67 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, RANDALL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,087.12 Date 05/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNISLEY, LOU DEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,087.08 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, JANET Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $48,087.07 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVIS, SAMUEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,087.06 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, BETHANY B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $48,087.04 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System