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 JACKSON, DAVE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,171.33 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFIN, JAMES E, II Employer name Village of Philadelphia Amount $47,171.27 Date 03/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSMEROTTI, ETHAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,171.19 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALMUTO, KATHRYN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $47,171.14 Date 05/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NERNEY, TRACEY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,171.13 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DAVID J, SR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,171.09 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSSON, FERN J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $47,170.94 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILBY, ROBERT A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $47,170.82 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANTI, DIANE S Employer name Upper Hudson Library System Amount $47,170.70 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VALERIE T Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,170.59 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRETS, CARL D Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $47,170.39 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBBLE, JOHN A, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $47,170.37 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIANDRA, JAMES M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,170.24 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DAMARIS Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $47,170.23 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGY, JENNIFER Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,170.04 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $47,169.95 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CASSAUNDRA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,169.63 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNNER, GREGORY F Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $47,169.52 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, DENNIS Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,169.50 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $47,169.37 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, MICHAEL T Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $47,169.26 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, DANIELLE Employer name Lewis County Amount $47,169.08 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED-DE VITA, SHELLY Employer name Broome County Amount $47,169.05 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOORE, DEBORAH L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $47,169.05 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHELLE R Employer name Broome County Amount $47,169.04 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CRAIG M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,168.85 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DAWN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,168.77 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COASTLEY, NOVLETTE H Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $47,168.46 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFINGER, TATIANA N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $47,168.24 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $47,167.99 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JAMIE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,167.64 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, DAWN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $47,167.26 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, LUIS R Employer name Education Department Amount $47,167.23 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTSPREE, JOAN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $47,167.16 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, DEBORAH M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,167.00 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETRO, JAMES W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $47,166.34 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLICCHIA, KATHLEEN P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $47,166.23 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLLMAN, TERRY A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $47,166.19 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, ALLISON G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,166.18 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, TIMOTHY K L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $47,166.15 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSPLOCH, JOSEPH M Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $47,166.15 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEATHER S Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $47,166.05 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,165.86 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLEY, MICHELE L Employer name Albion CSD Amount $47,165.60 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CORTNE A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,165.52 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SYLVIA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $47,165.34 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,165.29 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,164.74 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELMAN, DIANE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,164.68 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZGIER, KURT T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,164.58 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIO, NADINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,164.12 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUMSER, THERESA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $47,164.09 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $47,163.48 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNETICO, ROBERT T Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $47,163.42 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, DAREN A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,163.23 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, JOHN S Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,162.96 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, LIAM J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $47,162.87 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUME, PATRICIA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,162.84 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTURANO, DOREEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,162.74 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, VALERIE J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $47,162.62 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DANIELLE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,162.50 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMB, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Webster Amount $47,162.30 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGER, LAURIE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $47,162.21 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECK, GREGORY J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $47,162.21 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BRANDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,162.08 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRICH, CHARLES L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,161.99 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, EMONI M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,161.96 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSIN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Oneida Amount $47,161.93 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVRILINA, MARIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,161.76 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAROOQ, SERWAT Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $47,161.70 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SAVAGE, ROSEMARY Employer name Ontario County Amount $47,161.55 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, TINA M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $47,161.35 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TRAVIS F Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $47,161.18 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EARLE H Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $47,161.01 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, STEVEN S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,160.62 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZIGATI, EDWARD C Employer name Albany County Amount $47,160.54 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, RONALD E Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $47,160.46 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,160.22 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOTTE, LLOYD E Employer name Essex County Amount $47,160.15 Date 07/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, MARY S Employer name Erie County Amount $47,160.12 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTNER, MELANIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,160.08 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZEZINSKI, JEAN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,160.02 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILARDI, DONALD J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $47,160.00 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENK, ROBERT M Employer name Cattaraugus Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $47,160.00 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, VATA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,159.93 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, JASON T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,159.91 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CATHERINE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,159.77 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $47,159.69 Date 04/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOSEPH J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $47,159.30 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, MARY C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $47,159.27 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, ELIZABETH H Employer name Washington County Amount $47,159.14 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, CHARLES T Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $47,159.12 Date 02/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNARELLA, JOHN A, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,158.87 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,158.80 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, CYNTHIA M Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $47,158.73 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Fairfield Amount $47,158.42 Date 05/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ADAM Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $47,158.38 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, ANITRA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,157.79 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CRAIG J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,157.72 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SEAN L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,157.12 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System