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 RADELL, RITA Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $46,583.49 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNETTE, BARBARA J Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $46,583.17 Date 09/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DEREK M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,583.15 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ALEXANDRIA H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,583.13 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, WILLIAM L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,582.96 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, JAIME L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,582.79 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLIPINSKI, LISA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,582.67 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZEC, BOZENA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,582.60 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Campbell Amount $46,581.55 Date 04/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LINDA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $46,580.96 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JOHN Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $46,580.73 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATARYN, ZORYANA Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $46,580.69 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, MARY ANN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,580.52 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVEY, JUDITH G Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $46,580.52 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, PATRICK J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,580.51 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, KRYSTAL L Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,580.43 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, FIONA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $46,580.00 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMES, JEFFREY E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $46,579.95 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDO, AGUSTINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,579.82 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KASEITHIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,579.70 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DAVID A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,579.69 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,579.40 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULFIN, RACHELLE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,579.33 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARD, TANEKA L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,579.32 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $46,579.29 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,578.96 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTAZINO, MARIA F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,578.94 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, WINSTON A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $46,578.91 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, MARIA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $46,578.90 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC M Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,578.39 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FURIA, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $46,578.35 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, GARRETT J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,578.26 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, RENEE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,578.17 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWPORT, MICHAEL A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $46,577.86 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DARRYL J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $46,577.83 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSEN, ERIC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,577.66 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, JEFFREY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,577.64 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,577.49 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLACONA, CYNTHIA S Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $46,577.35 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JEFFREY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,577.32 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,577.22 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHMER, READE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,576.95 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, KYLE A Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $46,576.73 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,576.64 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $46,576.55 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERT, THERESA K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,576.42 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, DAVID M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $46,576.26 Date 03/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MELISSA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $46,576.14 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GREGORY J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $46,576.02 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENFIELD, WALTER L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $46,575.95 Date 03/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRIL, ASHLEY T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $46,575.87 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDORUS, MEGHAN K Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,575.76 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHDAN, SHAREEF K Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $46,575.73 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRARA, JULIE C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,575.65 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, DIANE W Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $46,575.58 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONAHAN, FRANCINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $46,575.44 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDUNI, TERESA, MRS Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $46,575.43 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARY ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,575.36 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, GREG A Employer name Town of Lisle Amount $46,575.34 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSCINSKI, STACEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,574.90 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, SANDRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,574.70 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,574.54 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, AARON P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,574.15 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANK, MITCHELL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $46,574.12 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, XAVIER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,573.19 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, PHILLIP M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,573.15 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNON, ROY L, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,573.10 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANCON, CYNTHIA I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,572.87 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LEELAND W Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $46,572.83 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWART, LAURIE D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $46,572.79 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, KATHY J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $46,572.69 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, PHILIP F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $46,572.57 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDER, JOHN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,572.44 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSIE, ANDREA L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $46,572.43 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, DEBORAH T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,571.98 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, CHARLENE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,571.85 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNSTEN-RUSSELL, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,571.62 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, BRIAN L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $46,571.41 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIERALA, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,570.48 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEIMAN-RASAVONG, JENNIFER S Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,570.43 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIORGIO, JO ANN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,570.30 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, MILDRED E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $46,570.12 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ANGELA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,570.07 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, TAMARA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,569.95 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, MAGGY Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $46,569.85 Date 10/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $46,569.71 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, MALCOLM A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,569.62 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRSTIUN, KYLE P Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $46,569.38 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, RAYMOND W Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $46,569.29 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN FLORCKE, DEBORAH Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $46,569.20 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONHAIM, JESSE A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $46,569.15 Date 11/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, MARC L Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,568.92 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JEREMY L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $46,568.79 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFL, ZACHARY C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,568.71 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CHRISTOPHER, JR Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $46,568.67 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LUIS A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $46,568.44 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCIOCHI, ROBERT J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,568.44 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LINDA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $46,568.25 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, ALEX J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,568.18 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $46,568.00 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System