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 DEAS, EARL I Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,817.86 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, CAROL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,817.73 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINE, LISA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $47,817.59 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, SCOTT S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,817.57 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JESSICA E Employer name Essex County Amount $47,817.15 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINDLE, DAVID T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,816.88 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULS, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Newark CSD Amount $47,816.82 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINOCK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,816.70 Date 05/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORE, BOBBY E Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,816.34 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, CAROL L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $47,816.30 Date 07/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLER, KIMBERLY J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $47,816.28 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, HAROLD W, III Employer name Albany County Amount $47,816.18 Date 05/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB, NATASHA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $47,816.10 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBURDI, HAUDEE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,816.03 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS-HERRING, ANECHA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $47,815.89 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, MARK E Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,815.83 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIKAKOS, PATRICIA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,815.82 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, MOLLY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,815.77 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNSTALL, ERIC T Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,815.76 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIBLE, BRIAN P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,815.69 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARK W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,815.46 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDT, LISA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,815.45 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, NICHOLAS G Employer name City of Fulton Amount $47,815.31 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAITS, VICTORIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,815.30 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERZOLLA, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $47,815.08 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATATO, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,815.04 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDAHIN, ELIZA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,814.73 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, MICHAEL K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $47,814.56 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LORI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,814.52 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTTERHOS, SEAN P Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $47,814.46 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, DANIEL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,814.30 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILI, RYAN M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $47,814.03 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,813.98 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, SARAH E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $47,813.31 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, JACQUELINE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,813.20 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, MICHAEL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,812.97 Date 03/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHART, CHARLES A Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,812.93 Date 02/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINL, CAROL A Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $47,812.29 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MATTHEW P Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $47,811.96 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ROSEMARY M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $47,811.74 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTI, KENNETH Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $47,811.55 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPUK, MARTIN W, JR Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $47,811.48 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSENDOM, TINA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $47,811.40 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KAITLIN C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,811.05 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIARDI, JOCELYN S Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,810.76 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURNE, CLAUDIA M Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $47,810.76 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NANCY J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $47,810.74 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, JORDAN P Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $47,810.73 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDAUGH, VALERIE S Employer name Livingston County Amount $47,810.69 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HOPE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,810.53 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, KARLENE P Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $47,810.33 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, LYNISE Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $47,810.07 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKSTADER, LYNN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,810.02 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,809.89 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAY, LORI E Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $47,809.88 Date 12/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, CATHY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,809.84 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERICA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,809.51 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERATO, JAMES A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,809.32 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, DIANE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,809.26 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DOROTHY H Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $47,809.17 Date 11/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $47,809.16 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ALEXANDER W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,808.91 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DOLORES A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,808.85 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MAURICE A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $47,808.56 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIGHTNER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $47,808.56 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, GINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,808.52 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, DAVID R Employer name Essex County Amount $47,808.35 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANDREW D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $47,808.30 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNELLO, MELISSA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,808.22 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, ANNETTE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,807.91 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, FRANK M Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,807.19 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DAVID A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $47,807.10 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TESHA N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,807.02 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, BOBBY JO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,807.01 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER-PATTERSON, NICOLE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,806.88 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINKOWSKI, CARRIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,806.87 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMARA, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $47,806.78 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, REGINALD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $47,806.59 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, JOANN Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $47,806.48 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSO, EDWARD Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $47,806.40 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BERNARDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,806.40 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, PAUL E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $47,805.96 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, JAMES J Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,805.83 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILES, MISTY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,805.78 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,805.57 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUCCI, JOHN V Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $47,805.50 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,805.40 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, EDWIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,805.20 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, PETER T Employer name Education Department Amount $47,805.15 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,805.15 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SHARON R Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $47,805.06 Date 03/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, ASHLEY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,804.92 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIL, DANIEL R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $47,804.80 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINGERLAND, JUSTIN H Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $47,804.80 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, RONALD B Employer name Fulton County Amount $47,804.51 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BARTON O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,804.50 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORE, FRANCINE L Employer name Town of Wheatfield Amount $47,804.41 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LENA-MARIE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,804.18 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, ARTHUR W Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $47,804.05 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, THOMAS Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $47,803.86 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System