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 DYKSTRA, KAITLYN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,692.40 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JOHN E Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $46,692.25 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUE, JADWIGA I Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $46,692.23 Date 06/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRI, SCOTT J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $46,692.08 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, DEBORAH L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $46,691.85 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETING, RICHARD R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,691.79 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIA, SANDRA E Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,691.46 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON-FECUNDA, CLARITA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,691.46 Date 10/14/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCIANO, MICHELLE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,691.28 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ANDRES J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $46,691.17 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ADRIENNE N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,691.15 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROXANNE Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $46,690.81 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDFORD, DARLA Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $46,690.80 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEVIN R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,690.69 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CLAIR, KAREN L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,690.60 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOONS, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,690.19 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITCHER, ADAM L Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,690.14 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOMO, MICHAEL A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $46,689.96 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, NICOLE P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,689.86 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, RONALD E Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,689.82 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIZZI, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,689.72 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROFF, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Stephentown Amount $46,689.69 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CASSANDRA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,689.64 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYNNE, TARA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,689.46 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, XIOMARA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,689.46 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, LIZYAMMA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,689.46 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, LARRY A Employer name Town of Cohocton Amount $46,689.09 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, CHARLENE P Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,689.03 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSITO, CYNTHIA R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,689.02 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, WENDY L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,689.02 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, JILL M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,689.02 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWN, JOANNE Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $46,689.02 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,688.99 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLACA, PATRICE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $46,688.90 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMAITIS, DEON K Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $46,688.79 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRDANOVIC, HAJRIJA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $46,688.77 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAN W Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $46,688.60 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Oswego Amount $46,688.52 Date 02/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKER, DAWN M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $46,688.48 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $46,688.48 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADATHILPARAMBIL, ANTONY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,688.15 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, ANJA K Employer name Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Amount $46,687.67 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,687.42 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIPHET, MALAYTHONG Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,687.28 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENEZIA, PHILIP J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,687.23 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, LAWRENCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $46,687.04 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, DONALD F, JR Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $46,686.69 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAFFY, CANDICE L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $46,686.51 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, TAYLOR J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,686.37 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIANA, KELLIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,686.34 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, ERICK Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,686.27 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, STACI A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,685.78 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORODYSKI, DAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,685.70 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, MONIQUE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,685.70 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GUILDER, CHRISTINE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,685.70 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, HILARY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,685.70 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, VALERIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,685.70 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CARLOS Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,685.41 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, ANNA RITA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $46,685.41 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, TERRY M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $46,685.38 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCH, DARREN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,685.36 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RAMON O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,685.36 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, RICHARD K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,684.97 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWCZYK, VINCENT C Employer name Town of Paris Amount $46,684.75 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, TAMARA S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,684.53 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWYEA, DANIEL O, SR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,684.25 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, TOBIE J Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $46,684.16 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Windham Amount $46,684.00 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMANCHE, KASSANDRA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,683.73 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, BRAD Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,683.27 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSLEY, BARTON J Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $46,682.86 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDUNO, TARA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,682.78 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, NICOLE E Employer name Chenango County Amount $46,682.77 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, JENNIFER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,682.00 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLEY, TAMI A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $46,681.71 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, EUGENIA B Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,681.55 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,681.10 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, KATELYN M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $46,681.02 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $46,680.90 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DALE E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,680.82 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, MICHELE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,680.66 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTS, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,680.47 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, MARIUSZ Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $46,680.23 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, DEVIN M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $46,680.07 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,679.90 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSHUA O Employer name Town of Huron Amount $46,679.89 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LISA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,679.80 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVIO, GALE P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,679.72 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, LANCE M Employer name Washington County Amount $46,679.41 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, DARRYL E Employer name Town of Danby Amount $46,679.25 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,679.19 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RYAN J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $46,679.19 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMES, DEODATO L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,678.92 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, BRENDAN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,678.79 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRILZ, SYLVIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,678.78 Date 12/11/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, VICTORIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,678.56 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULBERGER, JUDY Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,678.56 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRZEPEK, CHRISTINE L Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $46,678.52 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCH, CATHY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,678.50 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MAYA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,678.32 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System