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 WILLIAMS, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,601.12 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DARRYL K Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,600.32 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNUP, HARRISON F Employer name Camden CSD Amount $46,600.23 Date 07/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, HAVAH C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,599.39 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZWORKA, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $46,599.17 Date 07/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JOSEPH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,598.96 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTERSEN, LAURA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,598.79 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MIGUEL Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $46,598.71 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARTIN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,598.64 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENON, SANTO M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $46,598.52 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, MISTY L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $46,598.26 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, MARGARET Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,598.26 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, ALLISON S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,598.18 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $46,598.13 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDLE, TRISHA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,598.09 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLEY, CHARLES R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,598.03 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,597.92 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HYIA MARKITA Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,597.79 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DAVID C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,597.09 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, CHARLIE R Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $46,596.96 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, MARITZA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,596.27 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, KRISTIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,596.22 Date 09/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, JO ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,596.11 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $46,596.02 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOURT, CLOTILDE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,595.94 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFON, MIRIAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,595.77 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARULSKI, ANITA J Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,595.43 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, GREGORY D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,595.28 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGGER, VINCENT E Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $46,595.20 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, RYAN P Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $46,594.70 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARO, STAR L Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,594.55 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURANGE, MICHAEL R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,594.49 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, DENISE M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $46,594.08 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNOTTA, JILL M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $46,594.08 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, PAMELA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $46,593.93 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHENBAUER, LORI L Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,593.63 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, BRADLEY T Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,593.24 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, PAMELA Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $46,592.97 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASTANG, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Victor Amount $46,592.75 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALKO, LAURIE A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,592.52 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Willsboro Amount $46,592.51 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KELLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,592.41 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, SAMUEL E Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,592.08 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNERD, JOYCE M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $46,592.00 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTAM, KAZI Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,591.94 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSTRY, LINDA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,591.80 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HEIDI A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,591.67 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZYNSKI, THOMAS Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,591.66 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KIM M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $46,591.28 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYT, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,591.08 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORGIEVSKI, IRENA Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $46,591.06 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROSO, ANDREW L Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $46,590.93 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMPSON, MARKEE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $46,590.86 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOG, ERIK J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,590.75 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, GAIL C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,590.55 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSLANDER, BRANDI S Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,590.47 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,590.40 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CONNIE F Employer name Education Department Amount $46,590.40 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CAROLYN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,590.40 Date 10/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ALLEN S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,589.97 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLLI, JOSE J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $46,589.97 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LINDA Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $46,589.95 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESER, KRISTEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,589.76 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, ZECHARI L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $46,589.69 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, JEFFREY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,589.64 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, DANNY L, JR Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $46,589.56 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICHUK, TATYANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,589.33 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, DONNA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,589.30 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JAMEE L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $46,589.21 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, BARBARA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,588.75 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLINCHY-TUDOR, AMANDA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,588.55 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTO, MARK Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $46,588.50 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TODD A, SR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,588.16 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTNER, SHIRLEY P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $46,588.10 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDUC, ANTHONY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,588.06 Date 06/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Little Valley Amount $46,588.00 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIKEMAN, STEVEN K Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,588.00 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, GARY A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $46,587.75 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, STEPHEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,587.74 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIUR, BARBARA E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,587.74 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, LAURIE A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $46,587.74 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGLA, HEATHER J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $46,587.47 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISEDEL, BRITTANY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,587.34 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISMONT, GEORGE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $46,587.34 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, YESENIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,587.14 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, HEIDI B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $46,587.08 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KAY E Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $46,587.02 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASCIO, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,586.91 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUDAK, ZACKERY W Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,586.79 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARY J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,586.54 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, BILLIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,586.00 Date 09/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CAMILLE P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $46,585.91 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, GARY A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $46,585.48 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,584.88 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERSTROH, MAUREEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $46,584.47 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTHWICK, DONALD Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $46,583.91 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, RODERICK D Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $46,583.79 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLETTO, JON-DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,583.70 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DARLENE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,583.69 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSER, AHMED E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,583.68 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System