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 VAN DERWERKEN, DEREK J Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,520.79 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, PATRICK D Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $46,520.75 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGAN, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,520.74 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHEN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,520.61 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUBOK, GREGORY J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $46,520.25 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,520.11 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZI, SUSAN A Employer name Village of Alden Amount $46,519.92 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, TIFFANY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,519.84 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARATTA, MICHAEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,519.20 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, MAUREEN T Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $46,519.09 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, MARK A Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $46,519.01 Date 06/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, BIN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,518.99 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERSON, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,518.91 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ANGELA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,518.90 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, DAN W Employer name Allegany County Amount $46,518.86 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTINO, GRACE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,518.85 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHUT, ROBERT G Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,518.72 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CADDEN, KATELYN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,518.71 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, NAUPREET Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $46,518.62 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, XIAO T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,518.55 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARCEL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,518.55 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZYNSKI, SUSAN Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $46,518.52 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBURY, JULIA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $46,518.43 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, PATRICK B Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,518.14 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPP, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Amount $46,518.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, REGINALD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $46,518.04 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTZEL, TINA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,517.78 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELVIN Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $46,517.70 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, CARMEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,517.70 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, MITINDER KAUR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,517.70 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, DIANE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,517.56 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROW, JASON C Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $46,517.49 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, PAMELA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,517.45 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDEN, JAMES W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,517.36 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, RENITA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,517.35 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIELLO, JOHN Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $46,517.33 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ERNEST J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,517.20 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, JACOB Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $46,517.18 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICI, HOLLY I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,517.14 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CHERYL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,517.07 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECHT, JOHN H Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $46,517.06 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JOSHUA M Employer name Broome County Amount $46,516.72 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOIO-DANIELS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,516.44 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOLSTEYN, LISA M Employer name Greene County Amount $46,516.32 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RONALD, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,515.77 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, LINDA H Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $46,515.42 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMADA, GRACE N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,515.22 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIE, JANIS A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,515.01 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,515.00 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENTY, SANDRA L Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $46,514.90 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ANGELA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,514.39 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, LYNETTE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,514.27 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, DEVIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,514.25 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, ROBERT Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,514.18 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, PATRICE L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $46,513.86 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST-ALLEN, JESSICA N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,513.81 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, DEIRDRE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $46,513.71 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,513.67 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ROBERT D Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,513.64 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODHINES, RITA K Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $46,513.55 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, GILBERTO E Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $46,513.55 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, NICHOLE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,513.35 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURG, GAIL I Employer name Village of Perry Amount $46,513.26 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHEAR, MURRAY E Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $46,513.24 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANIKELLA, MADHAVI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $46,512.84 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETTLEMOYER, DALE R Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,512.71 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, MADELINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,512.57 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLEY, CHRIS M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,512.36 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOATSWAIN, MERVA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,512.27 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, TAMARA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,512.26 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,512.03 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTO, SAMUEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,511.84 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URLANDA, SARAH KRISTEL Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $46,511.78 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,511.70 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, MICHAEL G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,511.67 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JILLIAN L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $46,511.44 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, TREHMID D Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $46,511.36 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, TARA N Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $46,511.24 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITONTI, SALVATORE D Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,511.10 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEIG, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $46,511.04 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KAREN L Employer name Albany County Amount $46,510.88 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULIS, ALIAKSANDR M Employer name Albany County Amount $46,510.88 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASOTA, LYNN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,510.78 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUSKIN, DARREN R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $46,510.68 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MAXINE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,510.66 Date 02/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DEBORAH J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,510.54 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUPPERT, CAROLE L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,510.45 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOVIC, MARIJA VUCAK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,510.34 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEKOSKI, ALEX R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,510.26 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, CORNELIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,510.16 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEABOUT, JULIE M Employer name Education Department Amount $46,510.13 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, PENNY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,509.97 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, MARIAN J Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,509.96 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, CYNTHIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,509.92 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WINDT, DAWN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,509.91 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINA, MARC E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,509.79 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, JEFFREY F Employer name Town of Otisco Amount $46,509.76 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITSON, DAVID M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $46,509.17 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CINTHYA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,509.13 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LELIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $46,509.11 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System