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 FERNANDEZ, ANTHONY D Employer name Albany County Amount $47,686.17 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVERETTE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $47,686.10 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, JASON J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,686.09 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIS, PHILLIP L Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,685.92 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $47,685.79 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, HEATHER H Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,685.47 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, MEGAN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,685.35 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUZANNE M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $47,685.30 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, MARY LOUISE Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,685.28 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODYEAR, JEFFREY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,685.04 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANESE, MEGAN C Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $47,684.90 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOULIS, SOPHIA C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $47,684.82 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JULIO, JR Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $47,684.52 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, PATRICIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,684.41 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHN, JOHN S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $47,684.40 Date 07/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELA, CESAR A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $47,684.36 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULPICE, RACHAEL Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,684.35 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, BRIAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,684.18 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BEN SCHOTEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,684.08 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNT, JULIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,683.97 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONETTA, LINDA E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,683.79 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT-MURPHY, MARYBETH Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $47,683.64 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RONALD C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,683.50 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINA, JOSEPH O Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $47,682.47 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, AUDREY M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,682.15 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAN, DALIN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,681.20 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMON, FRANKLIN E Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $47,681.00 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, CHANDRA Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,680.96 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $47,680.70 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROLE L Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $47,680.63 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORETO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Broome County Amount $47,680.43 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOSEPH F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,680.38 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATH, JOANN M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $47,680.15 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINO, DARCY J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $47,680.11 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDA, CECILIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,680.04 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTUSKA, ANNE K Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,680.02 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, MICHELE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,680.01 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $47,679.94 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURICK, BRIAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,679.69 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, BRIAN P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,679.68 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBSTARCZYK, DEBRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,679.18 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRENO, THOMAS R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,678.93 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KIMBERLY S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,678.86 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIELLO, LUIGI M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,678.75 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARRIE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $47,677.98 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZ, KATHERINE N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,677.81 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,677.36 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADER, BRIAN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,677.28 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,677.28 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLE, CLIFFORD W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $47,677.27 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, RICKY H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,677.24 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NELLIE V Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,677.14 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHUKA, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Glen Amount $47,677.07 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLEK, LAURIE C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,676.99 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERT C Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $47,676.52 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, STEPHEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,676.44 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, ANGELA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,676.08 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, MARY LOU Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $47,676.03 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELLIFF, SHERRY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,675.86 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYDEN, DANIEL D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,675.76 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, JAMES Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,675.73 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ALVIN W Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $47,675.50 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CATHERINE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,675.23 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBUC, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,675.23 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIS, DEBORAH D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,675.23 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, COREY R Employer name Essex County Amount $47,675.21 Date 02/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, YVETTE N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,675.08 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKAFAROWSKY, STEFANIA T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $47,675.08 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $47,675.07 Date 01/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ANDREW E Employer name Greene County Amount $47,674.92 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, ROSEMARY F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,674.90 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SAMUEL K Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $47,674.90 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RYAN D Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $47,674.84 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, TEONA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $47,674.09 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAKATT, ALEX Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,673.90 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, TIMOTHY L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $47,673.24 Date 02/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZZO, ROSE MARY Employer name Town of Chili Amount $47,673.15 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHSENIUS, DINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,673.13 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALLEN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $47,673.07 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONOCORE, KEITH P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $47,672.83 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, ARMANDO A JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,672.81 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS-BROWNELL, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $47,672.63 Date 10/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, APRIL Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $47,672.41 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUTCHLEY, CATHY L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $47,672.41 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PENNY M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $47,672.41 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ANGELA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,672.36 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, GARY B Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $47,672.20 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOT, JAMES Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $47,672.15 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAS, JUSTIN K Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $47,672.08 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, SHAWNA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,671.61 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEILLE, ESTANIE CALIXTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,671.60 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATORE, ANNA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,671.59 Date 06/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, BRADLEY E Employer name Otsego County Amount $47,671.12 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELZER, MARY-JANE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,671.07 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIA, MELINDA A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $47,670.86 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ISABEL M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $47,670.69 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, JENNIFER L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $47,670.56 Date 10/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RISHARD Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,670.55 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CORNELIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,669.92 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARGARET M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,669.83 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System