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 CRACOLICI-CASWELL, FELICIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $47,922.35 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, KRISTINE F Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $47,922.23 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WOODROW W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,922.16 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOST, KURT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,922.10 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREVELLING, SARAH L Employer name Penn Yan Public Library Amount $47,922.06 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, CHRISTINE Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $47,922.05 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONSKI, LISA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $47,921.92 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABAJAL, ELVIRA R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,921.63 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVARO, JEFFREY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $47,921.55 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETH-STATT, THERESA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $47,921.49 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLONSKY, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $47,921.42 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, NECIA C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $47,921.36 Date 06/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALER, KATHLEEN P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,921.19 Date 05/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI-FALGE, SUZANNE C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $47,921.06 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, DEBRA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $47,920.93 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASINAIT, SARAH M Employer name Town of Albion Amount $47,920.65 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LINDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,920.44 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWALL, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $47,920.38 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBARAJ, ADELINE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $47,920.25 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,920.24 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ERICA A Employer name Allegany County Amount $47,920.17 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, SHAWN A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $47,920.08 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, BRYAN K Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $47,920.00 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROPP, MILLI Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $47,919.91 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, LISA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,919.76 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORR, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Western Amount $47,919.63 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICANDRI, KIMBERLY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,919.50 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, PATRICK M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,919.45 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELLA, MARY G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $47,919.38 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOLMIERSKI, LAURA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $47,919.36 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTZIG, BARBARA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,919.01 Date 09/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELS, JAMIL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,919.01 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTS, EDWARD W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,918.93 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, CHAD M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,918.85 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JUDITH A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,918.75 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOLEY, MARY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,918.57 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUIZINGA, FLORIA Employer name Town of Malta Amount $47,918.52 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IULIANO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $47,918.43 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILCHER, MELISSA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,918.40 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, FLORENCE C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,918.39 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNGARO, DENISE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,918.39 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JILL Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,918.39 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIS, MARGARET A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,918.39 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET L Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,918.39 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, DUSTIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,918.24 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRINSTEAD, CAROLYN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,918.03 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VEGLIA, BIANCA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,917.99 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, BRANDEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,917.99 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, TODD R Employer name Delaware County Amount $47,917.96 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, IAN T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,917.78 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, AMANDA K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,917.64 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, NANCY A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $47,917.63 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JEREMEY C Employer name Erie County Amount $47,917.59 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MATHEW W Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $47,917.47 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS DEL VALLE, YESENIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,917.27 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CORY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,917.03 Date 06/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNOTTI, MELODIE A Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $47,916.83 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, CONGREN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,916.64 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCKO, ERIC D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,916.55 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLINS, CHEANA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,916.26 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, PATRECIA J Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $47,916.17 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, SCHANTEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,916.09 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, GERALDINE M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $47,915.97 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, KIRAN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,915.93 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCZE, GLENN W Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $47,915.82 Date 07/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DAVID E, II Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,915.67 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINEN, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Sheridan Amount $47,915.60 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL C Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,915.14 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINES, MICHAEL Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $47,914.91 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, THOMAS J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $47,914.88 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUILIANI, ALAN J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $47,914.88 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAST, GREGORY T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,914.79 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHAEL L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,914.72 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELLE Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $47,914.72 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KRISTIN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,914.59 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, KATELYN L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $47,914.46 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, BRENDA L Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $47,914.46 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-MERCADO, EVELYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,914.40 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMKE, DEBRA K Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $47,913.77 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JENNIFER L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,913.75 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, GEORGE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,913.75 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KEVIN P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $47,913.48 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENELAOS, JUSTIN S Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $47,913.44 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, AUGUSTINA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $47,913.36 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, NICOLE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,913.23 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LAWRENCE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,913.08 Date 06/03/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLTON, SHEREEL N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,913.06 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROUKE, ROSE ANN Employer name Warren County Amount $47,912.88 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DIANE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,912.85 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KORINNA K Employer name Ontario County Amount $47,912.47 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LAURA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $47,912.43 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MARIZEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,912.31 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, FRANK C Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $47,912.26 Date 08/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMAR S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,912.11 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARRY, ANDREA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,912.04 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APP, SHAUN R Employer name City of Olean Amount $47,911.99 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAD, JOANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELO, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFI, GRACINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, DALE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System