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 FALK, RYAN T Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $47,980.19 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHARON L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $47,980.07 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIF, MOHAMMAD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,979.90 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $47,979.67 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFROMMER, ADINA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,979.48 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, EARL Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,979.38 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGNO, JANET A Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $47,979.29 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY, CARL W Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $47,979.25 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, CATHY A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $47,979.04 Date 12/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, OLADIPO O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,978.80 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, CARLIE C Employer name City of Utica Amount $47,978.14 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, WILLIAM J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,978.07 Date 06/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKER, ARLEEN G Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $47,978.00 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,977.82 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTH, DONALD E Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $47,977.77 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, WANDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $47,977.47 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $47,977.44 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITA, SUSAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,977.32 Date 04/18/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARINELLI, DAVID Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,977.32 Date 01/29/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, MICHAEL F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,977.13 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, BERNARD L, JR Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $47,976.85 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSCH, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,976.84 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIU, SARA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,976.79 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MICHAEL H Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $47,976.66 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, PAUL M Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $47,976.54 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MICHELLE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $47,976.53 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESKA, THERESA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,976.48 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, DIANN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $47,976.25 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, RICHARD M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,976.09 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, WALLACE R, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,975.98 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOGHUE, CAROL A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $47,975.36 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, JODELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,975.31 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWIE, JAMES E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,975.17 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, MOLISSA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,975.00 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, RAYNE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,974.59 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDERS, MYRNA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $47,974.33 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,973.49 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, NESTOR Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,973.47 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, DANIEL P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $47,973.36 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKULA, SHEILA D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,973.12 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, CURTIS A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,973.10 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, KORY J Employer name Village of Little Valley Amount $47,973.00 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ODILE C Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $47,972.56 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,972.39 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, GEORGE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $47,972.09 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, DARCE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,971.94 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, BARBARA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,971.86 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RAYMOND R, II Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $47,971.62 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JOHN G, JR Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $47,971.56 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TERRY L Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $47,971.51 Date 09/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, ANNETTE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,971.48 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, PETER Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $47,971.46 Date 12/11/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, JAMES R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,971.30 Date 12/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, JOANNE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $47,970.73 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, MARK J Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $47,970.61 Date 05/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIE, JAY A Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $47,970.29 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $47,970.11 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANITA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,970.03 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, DARRYL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,970.01 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,969.94 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MILLAN, JOANE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,969.91 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACY Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $47,969.90 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, JULIA Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,969.60 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, IDA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,969.56 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $47,969.45 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRONTI, ZACHARY M Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $47,969.27 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, MARY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,969.24 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPENHEIMER, JULIE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,969.11 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBER, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,969.04 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVKO, MICHAELANN Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $47,969.02 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, ETHEL L Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $47,968.73 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MELINDA J Employer name Orange County Amount $47,968.58 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONA, JANET A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $47,968.54 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, REXFORD E Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,968.47 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, JOEL F Employer name Erie County Amount $47,968.40 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, ELIZABETH I Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,968.02 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWEN-WOOD, LINDA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,967.96 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIGULETTO, PETER T Employer name Jonesville Fire District Amount $47,967.94 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $47,967.89 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $47,967.62 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPTING, BRANDON J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $47,967.55 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, JENNIFER Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $47,967.49 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRIAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $47,967.45 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, PAMELA K Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $47,967.25 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRUSIO, KIMBERLY G Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $47,967.09 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, CHRISTALYN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,966.85 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKE, SHARON E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,966.79 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIXBERRY, CLYDE E, JR Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $47,966.60 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIECO, ANTHONY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,966.49 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KEVIN G Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,966.45 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSARD, KAREN S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,966.28 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, ROBERTA A Employer name Yates County Amount $47,966.08 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CLAUDIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,965.99 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIDERIO, JOSEPH L Employer name Erie County Amount $47,965.94 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULT, RENEE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,965.51 Date 11/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ ESPINOZA, DAVID J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $47,965.40 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLEWITZ, THOMAS P, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,965.22 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKE, MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $47,965.22 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DEVANTE L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $47,964.96 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSHUA T Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $47,964.70 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System