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 SEYMOUR, ALAN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,913.43 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSH, DARRYL J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $46,913.40 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, CAROL L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $46,913.40 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JEAN L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $46,913.19 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROTEN, JOHN T, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,913.14 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGBY, MARLENE J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $46,913.04 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, LESLEY J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $46,912.95 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Russia Amount $46,912.81 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, SHANE R Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $46,912.77 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $46,912.64 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KEITH R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $46,912.59 Date 07/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVERDI, JOANNE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,912.38 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, MARY ANN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,912.31 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, VERNA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,912.28 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCH, NOEMI Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,912.18 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, VINCENT M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $46,912.11 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKINS, BRIAN K Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,911.92 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, DUANE R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $46,911.52 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, MICHAEL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,911.34 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJDA, WILLIAM A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $46,911.15 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Massena Amount $46,911.08 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Olean Amount $46,911.01 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCH, BARBARA H Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $46,910.67 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Town of Greene Amount $46,910.59 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDSLEY, JOSEPH P Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $46,910.22 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIGHT, BRENDA L Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $46,910.19 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENZER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $46,910.04 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-LOUIS, STEVEN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,909.91 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JENNIFER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,909.74 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,909.63 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, EDWARD J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,909.28 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERSZ, LAURA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,909.27 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, FRANCIS A, JR Employer name Town of Spafford Amount $46,909.26 Date 03/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, PEGGY L Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $46,909.07 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAS, RICARDO M Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $46,908.99 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYEA, DANNY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,908.94 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGER, KAREN E Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,908.87 Date 12/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIOTIS, CONSTANTINO J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $46,908.34 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUZ E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,908.09 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMOES, ROSA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,908.02 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE-TUITT, RUTH E Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,907.94 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LEONARD R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,907.70 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CATHERINE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,907.67 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, SONYA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,907.53 Date 03/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, CAROLINE C Employer name Delaware County Amount $46,907.48 Date 12/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PAUL D Employer name City of Oneida Amount $46,907.46 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, ROBERT D Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,907.39 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,907.21 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARANO, MARGARET G Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,906.99 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELY, COLLEEN S Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,906.99 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, TERRI L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,906.74 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, KEVIN D, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,906.69 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAR, DAVID K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,906.48 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, BONNIE S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,906.45 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAREHAM, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,906.39 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, AIMEE E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $46,906.38 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PAUL B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $46,906.14 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMES M Employer name Allegany County Amount $46,905.97 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, KAYLA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,905.94 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, SHAWN B Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $46,905.88 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, IRENE C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $46,905.65 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,905.32 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADOO, TRAVIS R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $46,905.28 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON-SOVIE, HEATHER R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,905.19 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINELLI, JENEVIEVE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,904.96 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,904.71 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DAVID D, JR Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $46,904.59 Date 07/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUFRE, M JULIETTE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,904.56 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSS, KATHRYN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $46,904.47 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, LEWIS J Employer name Washington County Amount $46,904.37 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, CHARLES E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,904.32 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLICK, DONNY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,904.22 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, AARON L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,904.14 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, BRENDA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,904.05 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $46,903.80 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, LORIE RAE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,903.79 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUVELLE, PAMELA M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $46,903.71 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, PATRICIA A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,903.42 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPLEYE, KEVIN J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $46,902.96 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, GERDA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,902.96 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $46,902.96 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, FAZILA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,902.86 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, NOAH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,902.72 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAROBINSKAYA, EDITA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,902.53 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, DENISE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,902.18 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JOY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,902.18 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, PAMELA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,901.96 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JOHN D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,901.72 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, DALE F Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $46,901.34 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, MARISA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,901.24 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLCE, SANDRA A Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $46,901.00 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,900.93 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINAGEL, PHILIP D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,900.93 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATJAN-LEWIS, TINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,900.93 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LIEW, SUSAN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,900.86 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, NEAKO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,900.78 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, YOLANDA M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $46,900.47 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, MICHELE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,900.42 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOTLIEFF, DANICA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,899.71 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYZNER, GERALDINE Employer name Greene County Amount $46,899.46 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System