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 LAMAR, NARCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, EVELYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIZEME, EVELYNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS-MORGAN, EBONY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARN, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,911.20 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MICHELE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,911.19 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAS, LISA M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $47,911.01 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABILLON, ALEX E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,910.60 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, SUE A Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $47,910.49 Date 01/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ARTHUR L Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $47,910.31 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cortland County Amount $47,909.75 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ADAM V Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,909.70 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPON, SERENA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,909.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODA, KIM M Employer name Town of Eden Amount $47,908.98 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAS, JARED A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $47,908.94 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPODANNO, MARK A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $47,908.87 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBITT, JOHN Employer name Albany County Amount $47,908.80 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, THERESA M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $47,908.71 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMETREU, JOANNE Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $47,908.67 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, DAWN M Employer name Essex County Amount $47,908.35 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, LYMAN V Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,908.07 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRIAN F Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $47,908.05 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, TIMOTHY W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,908.02 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DENNIS R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,907.90 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHUSHAN, SHEETAL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,907.89 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNY, YOLENE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,907.59 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, WENDY Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,907.59 Date 11/11/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, THERESA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,907.49 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, THOMAS P Employer name Tioga County Amount $47,907.35 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, PAUL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $47,907.23 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,907.03 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, EARD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,906.83 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZYNSKI, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,906.61 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SYDNEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,906.61 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, HELENA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,906.60 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, DANNIELLE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,906.60 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KIMBERLY J Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $47,906.18 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, SARA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $47,906.04 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHOON, KATHLEEN W Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,905.97 Date 02/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIK P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,905.58 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTITA, CARLY R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $47,905.21 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, WILLIAM E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $47,905.14 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CHAD M Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $47,904.76 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLINGER, STACEY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,904.57 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, DOUGLAS J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,904.50 Date 08/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MICHAEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,904.34 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TINA L Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,904.23 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, JEREMIAH E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $47,904.13 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILCOAT, RHEA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,904.11 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARFELLA, TONI-MARIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,904.10 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O HARA, BRENDAN J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $47,904.05 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, PATRICK A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,903.99 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, NICHOLE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $47,903.69 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,903.30 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BREEN, CAROL A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $47,903.14 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JEFFREY D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,902.93 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHERRY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,902.92 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, BERHAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,902.64 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILENTO, JENA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,902.42 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,902.33 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, SCOTT W Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,902.19 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOOTER, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,902.00 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TOM P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,901.99 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADNEY, PAULA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,901.98 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DENNIS W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,901.86 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DONALD E Employer name Town of Brookfield Amount $47,901.86 Date 10/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPRUS, JEREMY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,901.83 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEY, ANDREA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,901.80 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROBERT D Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,901.80 Date 09/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERO, KAREN D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $47,901.72 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARILYN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,901.52 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURK, JAMES E, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $47,901.41 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, RYAN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,901.22 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, ROBERT A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $47,900.96 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Village of Laurel Hollow Amount $47,900.81 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,900.63 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JILL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,900.25 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMER, KATHLEEN S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $47,900.06 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRUSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $47,900.01 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, JOSEPH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,899.77 Date 12/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, CRYSTAL L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $47,899.74 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ROBERT Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $47,899.44 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LA TOYA I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,899.40 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, VALERIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,899.20 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMPLE, ANN C Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $47,899.18 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOLEJOS, WILMIN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,898.71 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $47,898.24 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, PAUL M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $47,898.04 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUZZI, NANCY A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $47,897.69 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LANEE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,897.65 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESBIENS, ZACKARY C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,897.54 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, PENNY R Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $47,897.52 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, NOWAL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,897.33 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, CHARENE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,897.18 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, DONNA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,897.16 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JASON M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,896.66 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, HEATH R Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $47,896.42 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CARMEN D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $47,896.16 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNANISHU, ANN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $47,895.78 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CORALIE J Employer name Portville CSD Amount $47,895.57 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System