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 KOWALSKI, CECILE M Employer name Education Department Amount $47,612.97 Date 03/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $47,612.95 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRENTINO, STEVEN Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $47,612.87 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, KARIN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,612.41 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEPHANIE A Employer name Jamestown Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $47,612.34 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, CHERYL L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $47,612.15 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LISA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,611.61 Date 08/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JILL E Employer name Broome County Amount $47,611.57 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRUE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Broome County Amount $47,611.57 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDO, JASON G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $47,611.30 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CAITLIN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,611.09 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMECA, JULIE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,611.05 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATNEY, RASHIDA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,610.69 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJKO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $47,610.65 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PETER A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $47,610.64 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEPOWICZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,610.47 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, SALLY H Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,610.45 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JENNIFER Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $47,610.09 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, PHYLLIS A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,610.00 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, KAREN S Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,609.87 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $47,609.71 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZIOL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,609.51 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEL, JENNIFER C Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,609.42 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDORF, LORA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,609.41 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, BRENDAN W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,609.31 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $47,609.13 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,608.98 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, REUVEN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,608.65 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREAS, MYRNA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,608.46 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUISTON, BRUCE I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,608.17 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGONE, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $47,608.07 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATUCCI, PATTI A Employer name Orange County Amount $47,607.67 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, DIANE L Employer name Orange County Amount $47,607.62 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUTRIN, ERIC J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,607.38 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFINO, DOMINICK A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $47,607.33 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOT, AUSTREBERTO, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,607.25 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $47,607.21 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCA, LINDA R Employer name Ontario County Amount $47,607.16 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERUTO, KAREN M Employer name Broome County Amount $47,607.03 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, LAKIESHA T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,606.93 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ROBERT W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,606.90 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOS, EVANS Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $47,606.62 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMNER, MARK K Employer name Warren County Amount $47,606.60 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHEZI, PAULA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,606.57 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTER, SWATI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,606.47 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, JOSHUA K Employer name Village of Mexico Amount $47,606.43 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, DAVID J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,606.22 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $47,605.99 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVERLEY, MATTHEW D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $47,605.86 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYE, JULIE B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,605.84 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOFF, HAROLD E Employer name Holland CSD Amount $47,605.46 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDYKE, EUGENE F, JR Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $47,605.32 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LYNN D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,604.93 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, OIYU Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,604.88 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, JEFF M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,604.78 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALEXANDER J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $47,604.40 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,604.17 Date 02/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROZNY, BARBARA A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,604.09 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QARRI, MIRJAN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $47,604.05 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, DEVIN C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,603.88 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCLEDON, SAMANTHA L Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $47,603.64 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCK, BERNADETTE D Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $47,603.39 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, ANDREA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,602.90 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $47,602.76 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, MIA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $47,602.62 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, ROSE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,602.37 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, NANCY A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $47,602.37 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, LORA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,602.28 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CARL C, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,602.25 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LAUREN M Employer name Orange County Amount $47,601.75 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZUBOWSKI, JOHN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,601.70 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,601.67 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANEESA N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,601.54 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLUSKY, DEBORAH A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $47,601.54 Date 11/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, RHODA R Employer name Broome County Amount $47,601.50 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCIOCCHI, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $47,601.31 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DSOUZA, NISHAT Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,601.07 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,600.99 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GAIL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,600.88 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MARY BETH Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $47,600.88 Date 01/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA, RUTH JEAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,600.88 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, ROSEANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,600.88 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, KATHRYN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,600.88 Date 12/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, DIANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,600.88 Date 02/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, EDWARD J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $47,600.88 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, AINDREA H B Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,600.84 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JUNE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $47,600.81 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNG, ANGELA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,600.62 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZABACHE, SONIA Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $47,600.38 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUANITA E Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $47,600.38 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBER, WENDY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,600.38 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, DOW-VOLEAN M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,600.38 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DEBORAH A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,600.38 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERY, JAMIE DUANE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,600.24 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, MELANIE S Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $47,600.20 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITARA, RAFAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,599.68 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, JACQUELINE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,599.60 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, CRISTINA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,599.20 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHELLE K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,599.10 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, ROBERT L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $47,598.28 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System