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 COOK, BARBARA L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $47,057.78 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $47,057.78 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NICHOLAS S Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $47,057.77 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEWIG, SHARON N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,057.45 Date 11/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, NATHAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,057.36 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALAN D Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,056.93 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLESANO, JEANETTE L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $47,056.88 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAROFF, JENNA L Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $47,056.77 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIGGS, KAITLYN B Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $47,056.68 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANGER, SHANNON M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $47,056.54 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,056.45 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ESME Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,056.39 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONADO, HEIDI Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,056.28 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, TRACY S Employer name Washington County Amount $47,056.07 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBATE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, KAREN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGALDE, ANDREW L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, CASSANDRA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ELAINE N Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 02/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOOKS, CARRIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,056.06 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, CASEY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,055.80 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, SHEILA V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $47,055.56 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMALBERT, SOPHIA C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $47,055.55 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DAVE G Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $47,055.35 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEJMAN, SHARON L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,055.12 Date 02/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, SCOT T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,054.82 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVI, MICHAEL C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $47,054.53 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, LEROY S, JR Employer name Department of State Amount $47,054.25 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVE, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $47,054.25 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, KELLYANN Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $47,053.78 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, JONATHAN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,053.71 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MAUREEN A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $47,053.68 Date 08/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORELL, AMY F Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $47,053.68 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, CAROL A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $47,053.57 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TRACY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,053.42 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIA, XAVIER F, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,053.31 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, LAURIE L Employer name Northville CSD Amount $47,053.27 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, STACY A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $47,053.06 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, WILHLEMENA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $47,053.05 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, CAROLINA Employer name Orange County Amount $47,053.00 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LARNEL Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,052.75 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGG, GERALDINE Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $47,052.75 Date 12/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISIGNANI, MICHAEL Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $47,052.43 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKDASHIL, MICHAEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,052.38 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DEBRA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,052.35 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMES, LAURA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,052.35 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILL, PAULA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $47,052.26 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFF, PATRICIA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,052.24 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, MARTIN Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $47,052.00 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, BONE' M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,051.95 Date 12/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAITIAN, RAYMOND C, JR Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $47,051.89 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, AARON Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,051.83 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIG, THEODORE P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $47,051.82 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADCLIFFE, LORI-ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,051.74 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNARI, ANGELO J Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,051.36 Date 06/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, AMY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,051.20 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACMILLAN, MARLENE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $47,051.14 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, SALLY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,051.10 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERL, DEBORAH A Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $47,050.93 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBORAH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,050.79 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREM, WALTER A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $47,050.73 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEVERDE, DIANE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,050.52 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DIANE M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $47,050.49 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ERIC M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $47,049.93 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ROBERT L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,049.87 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, GREGORY PAUL Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $47,049.81 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLERAN, GEORGANNA M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $47,049.79 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JANICE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,049.58 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MATTHEW L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,049.57 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABB, BRIAN K Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,049.19 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, DENISE S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $47,048.87 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JERRY S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $47,048.71 Date 11/06/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALIKOWSKI, MAURA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,048.70 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF, GEORGE C Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $47,048.36 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHERYL M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $47,047.98 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,047.84 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLMEIR, JOSHUA B Employer name City of Lockport Amount $47,047.60 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHT, JOHN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $47,047.47 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBBEL, BRIANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,047.15 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASA, ADAM D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,047.14 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, CHARLES W, III Employer name Madison County Amount $47,046.92 Date 04/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGAS, CANDI A Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,046.67 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JAY I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,046.65 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLWAGEN, MATTHEW Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,046.40 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, CAROL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,046.26 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICCHITTA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $47,046.22 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, AUSTIN J Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $47,045.88 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARULLI, SHARON R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,045.85 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLATARCI, GINO J Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,045.83 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERENO, VANESSA S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,045.76 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, XIOMARA E Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $47,045.73 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBENROTH LOUIS, DONNA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $47,045.65 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, MORGAN N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,045.26 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, TONYA M Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $47,045.25 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, LORENE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,045.14 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECHOWSKI, JASON R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $47,045.12 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, MARIELA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $47,044.97 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLEO, ANTHONY M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $47,044.96 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJEK, PIOTR Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $47,044.93 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, JUDITH L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,044.90 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System