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 NORTHRUP, JANE E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $48,073.93 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, LATIFAT O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,073.89 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,073.74 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, VICTORIA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,073.48 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MATHILDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,073.48 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANARO, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,073.37 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUICKLEY, RENA M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $48,073.13 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGL, FRANK P Employer name Town of Ghent Amount $48,073.09 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUDUS, CASSANDRA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,072.85 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMISTER, BRENDA J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $48,072.39 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSARES, JOHN W Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,072.07 Date 07/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, THOMAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,071.99 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DAMIEN F L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,071.96 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, THOMAS E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,071.96 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, JULIE L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $48,071.94 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTES, TAYLOR Y Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $48,071.81 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETTER, KAREN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $48,071.77 Date 02/25/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYULIO, APRIL D Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,071.62 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DELFA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,071.52 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, MEGAN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $48,071.45 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOME, SHERRI L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $48,071.24 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICIA A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,070.65 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEMOTE, JONATHAN H Employer name Town of Arcade Amount $48,070.63 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APENTENG, ARCHIBALD Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $48,070.61 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Olean Amount $48,070.58 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, LEE P Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $48,070.43 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, PATRICIA L Employer name Erie County Amount $48,070.36 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JODY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,070.17 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, ALLISON D Employer name Warren County Amount $48,070.08 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, KRISTOPHER E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,069.73 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAKOWSKI, SAMANTHA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,069.50 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKUS, DANIEL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,069.42 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHANEY, JAMIE D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,069.38 Date 06/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, DEBRA A Employer name Orange County Amount $48,069.28 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARN, RONALD H Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,068.85 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, ANN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,068.72 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, RYAN L Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $48,068.22 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, DAWN M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $48,068.20 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, JOHN H, III Employer name Erie County Amount $48,068.11 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON-O'BRIEN, VICKI M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $48,067.99 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIBOZEK, SUSAN M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $48,067.96 Date 04/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,067.52 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATASUS-CHAPMAN, EILEEN Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $48,067.50 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTE, THEODORE J Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $48,067.47 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKYOL, OSMAN A Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $48,067.42 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KICHELLE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,067.36 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGG, GERALD N Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $48,067.24 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMRATH, JESSICA J Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $48,067.22 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYAMPO, RICHARD K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,067.18 Date 10/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEGGENBURGER, RYAN D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $48,067.10 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERENA, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,067.08 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYMON, SUSAN Employer name Washington County Amount $48,066.74 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, CELESTE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,066.60 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $48,066.02 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABY, HOWARD S, JR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $48,064.97 Date 08/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLANCE, CATHERINE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,064.68 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, MARY J Employer name Albany County Amount $48,064.56 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS COUTO, FATIMA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,064.56 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $48,064.40 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENABLE, JOAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,063.88 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERCY, ARLENE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $48,063.73 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENN, WENDY P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGIPCIACO, JACQUELINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHONGWE, VUMA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTH, MARY C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAKS-TANNER, R LEWIS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, MATTEA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SCOTT D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, SHELLY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIKSE, KEVIN R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARIEL N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ROSALIND D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $48,063.73 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $48,063.56 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLATT, JOSEPH S Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,063.39 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADWICK, PATRICIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,063.39 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZOR, MYRLENE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,063.30 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENDLER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,063.27 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRADE, ORPHA K Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,063.13 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, CHERYL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,062.45 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KEVIN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $48,062.17 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, ASHIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,061.98 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, PAULA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $48,061.59 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCK, GEORGIANN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,061.15 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTIRE, MARCUS J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $48,061.12 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELLO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.98 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO-KAHL, ANTOINETTE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.98 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MARY ELLEN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.98 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETZLICK, LISA G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.97 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, LISA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.96 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DOROTHY Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.96 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, RAYWAHMATI D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $48,060.93 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBILIA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $48,060.84 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOON, ALISON T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,060.37 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, MARIBEL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,060.35 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, ANITRA M Employer name Clifton Prk Halfmoon Fire Dist Amount $48,060.27 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHL, ANDREW C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,060.16 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DAVID L Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $48,059.74 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES-SULLIVAN, TANYA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,059.56 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLE, KIM A Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,059.56 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIMANN, ROY J Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $48,059.34 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System