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 ZUBER, ANDREW J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $47,598.27 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, BARBARA R Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $47,598.05 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, TANYA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,597.67 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIBLER, SUZANNE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,597.48 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, LUIS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,597.47 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, DEBRA J Employer name Broome County Amount $47,597.42 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SARA C D Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,597.37 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, CHRIS E Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $47,596.97 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNY, JEAN A Employer name Erie County Amount $47,596.51 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EDWARD L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $47,596.25 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROME, CARL B Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $47,596.25 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DALE C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $47,596.09 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, LUZ E Employer name Education Department Amount $47,595.94 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFEDELE, THOMAS P Employer name Education Department Amount $47,595.94 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKA, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,595.94 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,595.94 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DENISE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,595.94 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLEY, KAREN P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,595.94 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BERNADETTE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,595.94 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, MANJULA Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $47,595.94 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, SANDRA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNISIS, ANNA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLIDAY, ALICIA Y Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHBUBANI, NEELAM B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEY, SCOTT M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEPERSAUD, RAMKARRAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MARISOL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,595.94 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MILLICENT M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $47,595.94 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,595.94 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGNO, RICARDO C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,595.94 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SHEILA P Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $47,595.94 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTHURST, RICHARD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,595.94 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,595.94 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DANA L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $47,595.49 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISERT, LYNN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $47,595.31 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNCIL, KAREN M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $47,595.19 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJIESTER, RACHAEL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,595.13 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDERMAN, ERIC W Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $47,595.09 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JANET Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,594.80 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, DANIEL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,594.76 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASERTA, KATHLEEN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,594.66 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSPACH, TAMARA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,594.50 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, PETER J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,594.21 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERASIA, JOSEPH Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $47,594.08 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, THOMAS C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,594.05 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARES, CARLOS I Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $47,594.05 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $47,594.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, LAUREN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $47,593.85 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAWAY, BARBARA E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $47,593.79 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOVICS, NAOMI R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,593.57 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ANGELIQUE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,593.50 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, HOLLY W Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,593.12 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTON, JASON A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $47,593.08 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWPORT, DAVID W Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $47,592.85 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDA, SHEILA A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $47,592.65 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, DEBRA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $47,592.58 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZ, GREGORY I Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $47,592.33 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, MOHAMMED Employer name Erie County Amount $47,592.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $47,591.87 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, REGINA A Employer name Orange County Amount $47,591.74 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, ESTELLA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,591.43 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TRACIE L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $47,591.19 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERZOSA, SHIRLENE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $47,591.19 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIMEIER, ERIC M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $47,591.13 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, GERTRUDE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $47,590.98 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, DEBORAH J Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $47,590.92 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, MAXIMILIANO F Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $47,590.88 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOL, MICHAEL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,590.83 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENAU, AMANDA I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,590.80 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RYAN W Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $47,590.71 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYMEL, KAREN L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $47,590.64 Date 05/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, NATHAN M Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $47,590.51 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BARBARA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,590.48 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTUN, PAULA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,590.46 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLES, ALEX M Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,590.46 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MICHELE Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $47,590.41 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,590.40 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, VANESSA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,590.38 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBNER, DARRIN S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,590.38 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, DANIEL J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $47,590.35 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, RONALD E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,589.95 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERI, INDRIT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,589.81 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNETT, MARY ELLEN Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $47,589.54 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEKUM, AKUA O Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $47,589.14 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, ELLEN R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $47,589.10 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SHIRLEY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $47,589.10 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUSTIN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,589.02 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KELLI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,589.02 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHISON, DIANA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,589.02 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL G Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,589.02 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGSTEN, WILLIAM J Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $47,588.83 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, CYNTHIA Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $47,588.62 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUMAN, COREY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,588.40 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRADLEY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,588.34 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIGO, JOSEPH C Employer name Erie County Amount $47,588.32 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, THOMAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $47,588.32 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $47,588.14 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALDSEN, KEITH P Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $47,587.90 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLART, TIMOTHY R Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $47,587.63 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MARK J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $47,587.25 Date 06/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System