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 LUCAS, BELINDA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,126.43 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, JAMIE Employer name Department of State Amount $47,126.43 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAACK, PATRICK D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,126.43 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, BARBARA N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,126.43 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, IRENE H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,126.43 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERWEIN, DIANE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,126.43 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $47,126.43 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, LEE J Employer name Education Department Amount $47,126.28 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHERYL E Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $47,126.01 Date 08/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Jasper Amount $47,125.90 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $47,125.60 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHEM, CHARLES T Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $47,125.57 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECH, PAUL M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $47,125.36 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERRE, JENNIFER A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,125.31 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, CATHERINE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,125.22 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCO, DONNA M Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $47,125.00 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DAWN L Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,124.97 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,124.64 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Alexander Amount $47,124.60 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CARLA S Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $47,124.39 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, MARCY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,124.36 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, JOYCE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,123.98 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLIN, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $47,123.81 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, BARBARA A Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $47,123.24 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JACQUELYN J Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $47,123.16 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASONE, DAVID G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,122.87 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULE, JOSEPH Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,122.20 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHARLES W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $47,122.18 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, GERARD E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,121.78 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $47,121.66 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTE, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,121.50 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, ARTHUR K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,121.48 Date 01/22/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALES, ARTHUR A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $47,121.39 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, JOHN E, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,121.26 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCHALSKI, ADRIAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,121.25 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, WILLIAM R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,121.22 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLUCCI, DANIEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,121.17 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, BRIAN T Employer name Village of Oriskany Amount $47,121.10 Date 04/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCZEWSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,121.10 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $47,120.97 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RICHARD C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,120.67 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHASHCHEVATSKAYA, TATYANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,120.45 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ERROL Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,119.90 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, WILLIAM H Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,119.52 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNIAT, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $47,119.52 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GENEVA D Employer name Erie County Amount $47,118.96 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUMAKIS, REBEKAH M Employer name Roosevelt Public Library Amount $47,118.80 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, LORRAINE A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,118.79 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DERWIN W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,118.50 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, CHRISTINA B Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $47,118.48 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZUCCO, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,118.39 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, TRUDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,118.23 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,118.17 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, PATRICK F Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $47,118.09 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, ANTHONY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,118.07 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, ARTHUR E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,117.72 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, BRETT A Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $47,117.62 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, ANGELA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $47,117.60 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAISSE, DEBBY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,117.40 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, KRISTEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,117.21 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TISHONA L Employer name Education Department Amount $47,117.21 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DENISE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,117.21 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDER, FRANCES M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,117.21 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, AMBER A Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $47,116.91 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLES, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $47,116.83 Date 02/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBEL, RICHARD F, JR Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $47,116.64 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CART, LINDA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,116.63 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Broome County Amount $47,116.62 Date 11/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS W Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $47,116.61 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACIC, JADRANKA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,116.56 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENHARDT, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,116.01 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, TIMOTHY S Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $47,115.76 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISCHERATH, DANIEL R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,115.70 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SARAH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,115.67 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TERRY L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $47,115.62 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONE, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $47,115.60 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSARELLA, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Sharon Amount $47,115.56 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAS, RICHARD D Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $47,115.46 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTER, GREGORY S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,115.43 Date 02/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KELLIANN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,115.39 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, SHARON J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $47,115.36 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, MARY A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $47,115.19 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DIAN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,115.13 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASURE, JACK I, JR Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,115.04 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANGAN, DIANE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,114.84 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ROBIN MARIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,114.53 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, RITA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $47,114.48 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JULIE J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,114.32 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLE, CAROL A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $47,114.22 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, COLIN M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $47,113.90 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, NICOLAS R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,113.85 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROXANNE C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,113.84 Date 03/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAR, DAVID Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,113.83 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SAMUEL E Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,113.57 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, ROSALIE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,113.54 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD J Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $47,113.53 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SAMANTHA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,113.34 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, MICHELE N Employer name Broome County Amount $47,113.28 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLYSH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,113.28 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURYK, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,112.92 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System