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 CONNORS, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $47,096.11 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,096.00 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LEONOR E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,096.00 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, WINONA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $47,095.90 Date 07/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JEFFREY S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $47,095.87 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO REYES, MAYRA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,095.83 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUMONT, SHELLEY A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $47,095.81 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALIGH, MOHAMED G Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $47,095.72 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, SCOTT A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,095.69 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, MATTHEW T Employer name Warren County Amount $47,095.67 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWHIR, LINDA M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $47,095.58 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOGI, BRIAN G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $47,095.38 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, GLENN A Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $47,095.17 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORY, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,095.16 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DONALD W Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,094.85 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELOCK, CAROLE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $47,094.72 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, DARREN S Employer name Village of Granville Amount $47,094.49 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWARKA, OMAWATIE N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,094.33 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, WILLIAM A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,094.24 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANDT, ADAM F Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $47,094.22 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROJAS, HELEN Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $47,094.18 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, JILLIAN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,094.17 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, MICHELE E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $47,094.12 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CONSTANCE N Employer name Rockland County Amount $47,093.97 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLAR, WAYLON Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $47,093.92 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCALA, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $47,093.71 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEKSY, MARIE E Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $47,093.46 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMEN, JOHN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,093.41 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANEENE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,092.92 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEVILLE, MARGARET J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $47,092.62 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAPPURA, SUNNY J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,092.61 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, JEANNE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,092.23 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLO, MARIE Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,091.87 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BRUCE G Employer name Village of Greene Amount $47,091.65 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEROSA, MATTHEW L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,091.47 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELERIN, DERRICK C Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $47,091.31 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LYNN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $47,091.30 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, LORI L Employer name Town of Lockport Amount $47,091.19 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDUN, KAREN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $47,091.10 Date 09/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOSHANAB, SUSAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,090.99 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, NEIL P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $47,090.95 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ANDREW M Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $47,090.87 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, MICHAEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,090.80 Date 10/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLSMA, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,090.66 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDOUARD, VENEL Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $47,090.59 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDINA, DAVID A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $47,090.33 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, DAMIAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,090.22 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDUC, DANIEL I Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,090.17 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARY ANN Employer name Alden CSD Amount $47,090.17 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, TERRY E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $47,090.16 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COTTER, ERIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,090.00 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CAROL J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $47,089.98 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FADDEN, BRYAN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,089.78 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, CLARA E Employer name Erie County Amount $47,089.33 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDELLA, CHARLES L Employer name Erie County Amount $47,089.30 Date 11/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINE, JESSICA A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $47,089.16 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPADA, ANA M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $47,089.13 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAMATER, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Copake Amount $47,089.09 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, MORIAH Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,089.07 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOHAN, STEPHEN C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $47,089.06 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, NADINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,089.02 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOOF, DAVID A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $47,088.57 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, VERA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,088.17 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROUTSAS, VIRGINIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $47,088.17 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSILAKIS, GEORGIA Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $47,088.16 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, LAURA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $47,088.03 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, BRUCE D Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,088.02 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULICK, KIM E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $47,088.02 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZENER, SUSAN A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,087.46 Date 07/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANT, LISA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,087.30 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, JOHN L Employer name Town of Portage Amount $47,087.22 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,086.96 Date 11/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POYDOCK, JANET R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,086.84 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, BARRY W Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $47,086.73 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ALLISON M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,086.69 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SCOTT A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $47,086.67 Date 11/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELACQUA, MELISSA G Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $47,086.13 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONELL, ANDREW C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $47,086.11 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, TERESA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $47,086.01 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, TRACIE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,085.59 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,085.42 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,085.21 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BARRY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $47,085.04 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTH, ANNE M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,084.81 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, DONALD G, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,084.80 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVINSKY, LOUISE D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,084.64 Date 11/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ANTHONY F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,084.51 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CLAYTON M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $47,084.51 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CHERYL A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $47,084.34 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, KATHRYN F Employer name Allegany County Amount $47,084.08 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DANIEL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,083.93 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, NANCY A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,083.93 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, LISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $47,083.93 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFFT, JILL C Employer name Erie County Amount $47,083.91 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LYNN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,083.82 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $47,083.64 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, ADAM D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $47,083.53 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, EDWARD O Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $47,083.51 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, PATRICIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,083.43 Date 11/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, TODD J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,083.43 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System