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 LARRABEE, NICHOLAS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,562.81 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, BONNIE G Employer name Delaware County Amount $47,562.62 Date 01/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERE, PHILIP C, JR Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $47,562.59 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATTENBERGER, MATT W Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $47,562.46 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGWOOD, CAREY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,562.41 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARLO, DONATO Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,562.34 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, THOMAS E Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $47,562.24 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORDSTRAND, GARY R Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $47,562.19 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, RYAN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $47,562.10 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, THOMAS J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $47,561.93 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONELLO, MARY A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $47,561.91 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTVILLE, JOHN F Employer name Essex County Amount $47,561.62 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $47,560.83 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SHERYL A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $47,560.81 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BRYAN O Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $47,560.76 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDIE, WALTER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,560.62 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, KEITH Employer name Town of Webster Amount $47,560.60 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, THOMAS Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $47,560.57 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPHILL, MANDI B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,560.50 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUITT, BEVERLY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $47,560.44 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, KEVIN Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $47,559.95 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, MELINDA J Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $47,559.87 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, NYISHA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,559.74 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, ANN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,559.63 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, RYAN T Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $47,559.52 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,558.57 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TONI Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,558.53 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JENNIFER A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,558.41 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDICK, RICHARD W Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $47,558.36 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKETT, NANCY V Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,557.88 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, VIOLETTE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $47,557.80 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, NORMAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.77 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSMANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.75 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERESCHENKO, LUDMILA Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.74 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, RAYMOND G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,557.74 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, SCOTT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.72 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, JEFFREY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.71 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, LINDA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.71 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNO STEVENS, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.71 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, MICHELLE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.69 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, DANIEL E Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.67 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, PHILLIP G Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,557.67 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFF, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,557.50 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ERICA J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $47,557.43 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, JILLIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,557.10 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, JUSTIN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,556.54 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAK, ANDREA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,556.06 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MOLLY C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,556.05 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOGRIDIS, NELLI Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $47,556.00 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, PETER C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $47,555.50 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBBEKS, JOSEPH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,555.47 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, FREDERICK A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,555.46 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURE, RAYMOND P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $47,555.40 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARAICH, NINA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,555.33 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DENISE A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $47,555.20 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $47,555.16 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, STANLEY O Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $47,555.05 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, YVONNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,554.64 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, TODD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,554.57 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIO, FERNANDO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $47,554.30 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LUCIA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,554.25 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ANN M Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $47,554.01 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $47,553.98 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVITSKI, CATHERINE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,553.81 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,552.48 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, JOSSELINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,552.29 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, THOMAS R Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,552.13 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANADA, DALMA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,551.84 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, BRENDAN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,551.81 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COTTRY, LESLYE C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,551.63 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Victory Amount $47,551.48 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBERT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,551.11 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMETTI, LOUISE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $47,551.10 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, RYAN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $47,550.80 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPOWICZ, RAYMOND B Employer name Glens Falls Housing Authority Amount $47,550.62 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, SHILOH M Employer name Essex County Amount $47,550.40 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL-OTIS, JUSTINE L Employer name Essex County Amount $47,550.40 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKWICA, RENEE L Employer name Essex County Amount $47,550.40 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANDRE E Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $47,550.36 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, HOWARD S Employer name Washington County Amount $47,550.22 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BRITTANI R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,550.01 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALST, KAREN A Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $47,549.93 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMBRICK, ANN M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $47,549.52 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSHEVICH, THOMAS G Employer name Fishers Island UFSD 4 Amount $47,549.18 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLIERES, CYNTHIA A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $47,549.17 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $47,549.10 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABINO, RYAN C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,548.99 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIM E Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $47,548.94 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, BRIAN W Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $47,548.55 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREVETTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,548.53 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Caroline Amount $47,548.52 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJAK, STEVEN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,548.47 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, DENICE M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,548.33 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPER, MAUREEN A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,548.22 Date 11/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANNJANETTE L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $47,548.18 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTI, SHAUN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,548.08 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, CASSANDRA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,548.07 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, LISA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,547.92 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, NAILE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,547.20 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZITOLA, BARBARA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,547.11 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System