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 MOTA, EDELMIRA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $47,224.68 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STESKI, JANICE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $47,224.62 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOHN O Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $47,224.47 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIC J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $47,224.11 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINT, GIL D Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $47,224.11 Date 09/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, JAMES A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,223.98 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, TIFFANY N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,223.95 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSBRENNER, JOHN F Employer name Albany County Amount $47,223.80 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, NANCY J Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $47,223.76 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, NICOLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,223.50 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECUE, AMY B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $47,223.33 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURACE, EVELYN R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,223.25 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIGGINS, KAREN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,223.05 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, JESUS A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,223.04 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIZLIK, JONATHAN L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,222.65 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTZ, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,222.61 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARVA I Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,222.52 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $47,222.31 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RAYMOND A Employer name Middle Hope Fire District Amount $47,222.00 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REETZ, CATHERINE S Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $47,222.00 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LAUREN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,221.95 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIE, BETH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,221.90 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, AUDRIENNE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,221.80 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MONICA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,221.75 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, BRIAN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,221.71 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,221.70 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINGER, ERIN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,221.67 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $47,221.35 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACHIA, JAMIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,221.27 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERSCHAFER, MARC B Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,221.13 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, ELYSIA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,221.09 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $47,221.07 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ALLEN W Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,221.06 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, CHRISTIE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,220.43 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,220.31 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $47,220.31 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, ROBERT G Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $47,220.00 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGS, NORMAN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,219.79 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIESINS, MAUREEN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,219.76 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAMPORA, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,219.55 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCHI, ALICIA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,219.25 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKEN, SHARONA I Employer name Putnam County Amount $47,219.07 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, NICOLE Employer name Village of Roslyn Harbor Amount $47,218.98 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TATIANA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,218.83 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, LINDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $47,218.77 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, TERESA Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,218.60 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, JULIE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,218.59 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LISA S Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,218.56 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $47,218.55 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, DARLA Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,218.51 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GREG A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $47,218.48 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDON O Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $47,218.44 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KAREN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,218.38 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, RACHEL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,218.37 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, EDWARD F Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,218.35 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYRA, STEPHEN F Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $47,218.31 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, CHANTAL M Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,218.26 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, ROBERT J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $47,218.17 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DAWN E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $47,218.15 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SEAN A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,218.10 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGEN, JAMES E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,218.00 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, DANELLE C, MS Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $47,217.80 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDINO, JAMIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,217.69 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOFFEE, JUDY S Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $47,217.66 Date 11/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, FRANCES Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,217.66 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $47,217.30 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUST, SEAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,217.23 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, DANIEL C Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $47,217.16 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLER, JESSICA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $47,217.02 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLERAS, PASCUAL, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,216.93 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $47,216.73 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LUIS M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $47,216.61 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDZINSKI, GERALD E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,216.58 Date 05/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, EUGENE M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $47,216.21 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, LANIESHA A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $47,216.05 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, NICOLE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $47,215.95 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICIA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,215.92 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCARDI, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,215.83 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, SHARON M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,215.81 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARISOL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,215.68 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, STACY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,215.34 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Albion Amount $47,215.33 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MICHAEL D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,215.22 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, RACHEL M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,215.10 Date 04/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGENT, MICHELLE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,215.06 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOPIETRO, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $47,214.95 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JOHN F, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $47,214.87 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIN, DOLORES M Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,214.86 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JOHN J, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,214.67 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, TERRI L Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,214.56 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CHRISTA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,214.50 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, PATRICK A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $47,214.42 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMARK, DANIEL W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,214.02 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, WING Employer name Town of Islip Amount $47,214.02 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTOZO, LISA M Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $47,214.02 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUGAN, IAN K Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,214.01 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, AGNES M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,214.00 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINER, JESSICA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,213.80 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLE, DAWN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,213.74 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, ADAM D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,213.71 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System