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 GALLOWAY, YASMIN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,213.51 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SAMUEL A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $47,212.84 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZRAN, NINEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,212.81 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEMAN, CARLOS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $47,212.57 Date 11/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $47,212.34 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, PRISCILLA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,212.28 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MATHEW Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $47,212.05 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNITZER, STEVEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,211.96 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERA, DAVID L Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $47,211.89 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARY B Employer name Broome County Amount $47,211.75 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSTAD, ROSE ANN Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $47,211.59 Date 06/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUNG, REGINA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $47,211.42 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, CYNTHIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,211.26 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, JOSE EMMANUEL R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $47,211.09 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, HARLIE L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,211.09 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEREMY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,211.00 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBBEKS, DENNIS E Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,210.90 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNCE, REBECCA P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,210.88 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, RICHARD C Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $47,210.73 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTT, LARRY C, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,210.64 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA ROSA, ANA VICTORIA A V Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $47,210.53 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, ANNE MARIE Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $47,210.48 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, SHARON O Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,210.34 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, LISA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $47,210.06 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ANGELA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,209.31 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJONAJ, ALFREDO Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,209.22 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $47,208.73 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROME, EVERETTE T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,208.42 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, THOMAS P, II Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,208.38 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, WANDA V Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,208.37 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KEVIN S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $47,208.29 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, PAUL B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $47,208.21 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, JEFFREY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,207.90 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BETH A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $47,207.78 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONE, MARIA I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,207.71 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUI, WEILI Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $47,207.66 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ROSEMARIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $47,207.26 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SUSAN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,207.14 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPWELL, KENNY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $47,206.90 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $47,206.80 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARTHA C Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $47,206.79 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, CORINNE A O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,206.74 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDING, KEITH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,206.26 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGILL, DONNA L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $47,206.14 Date 12/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,206.13 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SUZANNE H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $47,206.10 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINOLA, CHARLES S Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $47,205.81 Date 05/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, LOUIS F Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $47,205.73 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, PAUL M, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $47,205.55 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLADYS L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,205.46 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMP, JULIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,205.37 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, HEATHER E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,205.23 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, WAYNE D, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $47,205.12 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, STEPHEN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $47,205.12 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, LAURA B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,205.03 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELL, LAVERN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,204.78 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CATHERINE F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,204.42 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KELLY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,204.28 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JAMES A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $47,203.97 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PATRICIO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,203.80 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOARD, NANCY E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,203.67 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSINGER, DOROTHY M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $47,203.55 Date 10/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Wheatland Amount $47,203.30 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHCRAFT, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,203.30 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, DOROTHY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,202.92 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, JON J Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,202.69 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, CATHY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,202.61 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLTON, MICHAEL W Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $47,202.55 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $47,202.49 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JOYCE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,202.40 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKRABORTI, MOHUA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $47,202.30 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYER, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $47,202.30 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, MICHELLE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,202.25 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, JAY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,202.12 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELIG, JACOB I Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,201.89 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, NANCY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,201.85 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDA, LINETTE S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,201.82 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SHERRI Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,201.61 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LEONIE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,201.42 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMANN, WILLIAM C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,201.10 Date 06/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, AMANDA A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $47,201.06 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONNA B Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $47,200.88 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Auburn Amount $47,200.87 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Rome Amount $47,200.82 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITRANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,200.76 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, THOMAS E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,200.66 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHOLSKI, MARK E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,200.49 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LEAH S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $47,200.39 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, KARI A Employer name Madison County Amount $47,200.39 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, NATHANIEL B Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $47,200.35 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEFLER, JAMES W, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $47,200.16 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, ERIAN N Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $47,200.05 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANENE, LINDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,200.03 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TERI L Employer name Village of Little Valley Amount $47,199.97 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENCZEWSKI, LORI E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $47,199.81 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANESS, NINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,199.32 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $47,198.64 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JACQUELINE B Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $47,198.57 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ERIN A Employer name Education Department Amount $47,198.27 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MARK J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $47,198.26 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System