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 WHITE, DEON P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $47,156.81 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISERER, JESSE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $47,156.73 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, PATRICK Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $47,156.24 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, THERESA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,156.12 Date 01/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, JANIE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,155.94 Date 02/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, ANGEL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $47,155.93 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREA N Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,155.70 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CATHERINE M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $47,155.42 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZIN, MICHELE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,155.11 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBLES, EDWARD M Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $47,155.02 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPEDA, DAVID Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $47,154.78 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.76 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RONALD J Employer name Albany County Amount $47,154.64 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHONDARA N R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,154.51 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, DONNA M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $47,154.48 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PINTO, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,154.46 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISONE, ROBIN A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $47,154.40 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIEN, SOFIA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $47,154.32 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, BILLY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,154.22 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, OWEN D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $47,154.17 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,154.17 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTO, KRISTEN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,153.46 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Colton Amount $47,153.24 Date 01/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, MARK Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,153.18 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KELLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,153.09 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DIANE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,153.08 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, CHARLES W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,152.89 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVENE, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $47,152.65 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, JASON P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $47,152.64 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,152.51 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, EKATERINA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $47,152.31 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIZALONE, BARBARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,152.26 Date 03/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SUZANNE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $47,152.21 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, AYESHA K Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $47,152.09 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMPSON, STEVEN J, JR Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $47,152.06 Date 04/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, MARIA M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $47,151.88 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERES, IAN S Employer name Delaware County Amount $47,151.58 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISTERA, TANYA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,151.53 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,151.35 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELY, ANDREW R Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $47,150.88 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKE, JUSTIN L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,150.84 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TARA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,150.67 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOJNACKI, RICHARD J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,150.09 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEN, YE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,149.87 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, TIMOTHY, SR Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $47,149.78 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLING, JAMES N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,149.59 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, LAWRENCE L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $47,149.34 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRELL, JAVONNE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,148.88 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARGAR, MUHAMMAD ZULKIFL Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,148.74 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, RALPH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,148.65 Date 03/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, PAUL A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,148.58 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHLIN, JARED W Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $47,148.53 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, SCOTT E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,148.07 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JEAN I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,147.84 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, JULIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,147.82 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENORE, JOHN, IV Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $47,147.81 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MELANIE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,147.65 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOBUCCI, MEREDITH L Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $47,147.32 Date 03/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBARGLIA, ANNE L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $47,147.00 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, JUSTIN D Employer name Otsego County Amount $47,146.56 Date 02/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHEN L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $47,146.55 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEON, SHEYVON L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,146.53 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $47,146.38 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,146.26 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, ANN MARIE Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $47,146.21 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, PAULA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,146.14 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFRED, TARA F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,145.98 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JOHANNE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,145.95 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANY, JEANETTE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $47,145.74 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUICCA, DAWN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,145.67 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, HEATHER E Employer name Seneca County Amount $47,145.60 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBIRA, ERIKA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $47,145.52 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERSKI, JOE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,145.44 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,145.21 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERODIN, DANIELLE Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $47,145.03 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, CATHERINE J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $47,144.66 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LORRAINE E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,144.55 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULABAUGH, KYLE R Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $47,144.16 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, CHERYL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,144.03 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERUP, MARY KAY Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $47,143.98 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KATHY L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $47,143.94 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, DESMOND Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,143.81 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, MARISOL Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $47,143.73 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, RUTH Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,143.70 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHERRON S Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,143.70 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JILLIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,143.70 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SEAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,143.62 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINESTRO, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,143.37 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JASON E Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $47,143.29 Date 10/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, SONIA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,143.28 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA MONUR, JOSEPHINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,143.28 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CLARA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,143.28 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LOIS H Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $47,143.28 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARGARET A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $47,143.18 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRO, TANYA LYNN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,142.72 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIFEN, KRISTI M Employer name Tioga County Amount $47,142.54 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, STEPHANIE Employer name Village of Kensington Amount $47,142.53 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOGRANDE, CAROLANN Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $47,142.41 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, WENDY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,142.38 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTI, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $47,142.32 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System