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 VIRONE-MAHONEY, CONCETTA Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $46,957.03 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, BRIAN S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,956.78 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, ANGELA G Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,956.62 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARITZA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,956.40 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, MARC A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $46,956.16 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOF, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $46,956.00 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENAUDE, GARY P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $46,955.83 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNEN, JUSTEN M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $46,955.80 Date 02/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Western Amount $46,955.71 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, TODD K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,955.71 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, ROBIN D R Employer name Albany County Amount $46,955.67 Date 04/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, SIU CHUN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,955.58 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, RHONDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,955.50 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RICHARD J Employer name Bath CSD Amount $46,955.43 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KENICHEA V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,955.33 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MONIQUE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,955.29 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, LLOYDIE Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $46,955.20 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, DAVID T Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $46,955.10 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, BRUCE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,954.96 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, STEPHEN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,954.75 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, GAIL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,954.67 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, GARY R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,954.66 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAWU, MOUSTAPHA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,954.29 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, DAWN M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $46,954.09 Date 04/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, TAMMY E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $46,954.01 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, SUSAN Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $46,953.75 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROHMAN, MARY GRACE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,953.50 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARACALLI, LILLIAN E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,953.36 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONGE, CHRISTINA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,952.80 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, MARY B Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,952.69 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, VANESSA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,952.53 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JACQUELINE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,952.30 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ALLISON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,951.86 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, ERIC S Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,951.84 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASAR, JAFER Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $46,951.68 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, KATHLEEN P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,951.63 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBACH, NANCY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,951.49 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,951.23 Date 02/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBBS, VICTORIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,951.05 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORJA, MARCELL V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,950.95 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACER, SUSANNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,950.58 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHILL, DEELETA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,950.53 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZANDT, DEBRA A Employer name Groton CSD Amount $46,950.53 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKERT, DANIEL M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,950.43 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, JULIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,950.29 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JACQUELINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,950.28 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, BRITTANY C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,950.28 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,950.28 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, AMANDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,950.28 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MBIAKA, HENRY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,949.91 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALITRI-SMITH, JOANN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,949.89 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CHERESE N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,949.73 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSH, TIMOTHY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,949.55 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,949.55 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDDES, SANDRA E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $46,949.55 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERTI, PATRICIA L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $46,949.53 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,949.38 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, FREDERICK J Employer name Town of Malta Amount $46,949.37 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, KIMBERLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,948.81 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KYLE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,948.77 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRAH, KATHERINE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,948.58 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, JAMES T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $46,948.40 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, JOSEPH M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,948.36 Date 08/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, BRUCE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,948.11 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONG, HEATHER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,948.03 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, NOEL G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,948.00 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, ANGELIA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,947.68 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTLEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,947.59 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ALYSA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,947.34 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MELONIE W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,947.29 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHART, GABRIEL G Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $46,946.70 Date 10/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGURI, DEA-REY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,946.56 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, NIDIA Y Employer name Orange County Amount $46,946.45 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTHIA, SAMUEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,946.39 Date 03/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECENZO, ADAM G Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,946.26 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KATHERINE C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,946.25 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,946.22 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, JOANNA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,945.86 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, ERICH A Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $46,945.41 Date 03/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGIS, BEVERLY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,945.26 Date 09/15/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, HANNAH J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $46,944.86 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRICONE, AMY B Employer name Albion CSD Amount $46,944.84 Date 03/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, YULANDA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,944.61 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, PETER F Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $46,944.59 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASH, JENNIFER J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $46,944.55 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,944.54 Date 08/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, SCOTT D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $46,944.53 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITE, DEBORAH L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,944.52 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDANZA, ADAM C Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $46,943.91 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, VICKIE L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $46,943.71 Date 10/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LAWRENCE H Employer name Town of Massena Amount $46,943.71 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, CHARLES L, II Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,943.52 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, ERICA J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $46,943.51 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBASIEWICZ, LAURA E Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $46,943.39 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELITTO, ROSE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,943.29 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, AMBER-LEIGH Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,943.14 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLER, SANDRA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,942.93 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, MELISSA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,942.89 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORT, JODY W Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $46,942.85 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMS, CECELIA J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $46,942.67 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System