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 DELLAY, MEG E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,508.79 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JAMES A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $46,508.70 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLATNISKI, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,508.30 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAXHIA, DIANE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,508.08 Date 07/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,507.71 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIDA, CHRISTINA Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $46,507.66 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, DEANNA E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $46,506.91 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNACIO, MELSOLITO M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $46,506.90 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LAURISSA L Employer name Department of State Amount $46,506.83 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLA, LYDIA R Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $46,506.81 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICKY Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $46,506.61 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, ROBIN L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $46,506.53 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBIG, SHAWN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $46,506.46 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, BARBARA M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $46,506.40 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACINO, DANIEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,506.36 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, TERRI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,506.31 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEE, PAUL K Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,506.30 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, ALEXANDRIA M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $46,506.30 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICK J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $46,506.24 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, GAVIN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,506.16 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, JOSHUA M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $46,506.12 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JOHN R Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $46,506.09 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, JOSE A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $46,505.66 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, AMELIA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,505.60 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARK D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,505.34 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, LYNN E Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $46,505.25 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DAVID A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,505.15 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITT, DAVID A Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,505.09 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, DONALD M Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,505.04 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SHAWN M Employer name Town of North East Amount $46,504.89 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DANIEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,504.62 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWE, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Lewiston Amount $46,504.56 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,504.51 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDURA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,504.32 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALRATH, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Corning Amount $46,504.24 Date 02/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, WENDY M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $46,504.16 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORPELA, JAMES W Employer name City of Rome Amount $46,503.98 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JARED T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,503.81 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, THADD R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,503.74 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Orange County Amount $46,503.73 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGNITO, SAVERIO Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $46,503.58 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOO, LI-ING Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $46,503.07 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ARIANNA G Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,502.83 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTON, MARYLIN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,502.83 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GERARD Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,502.79 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, ERIN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,502.68 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TAHSHA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,502.64 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOBELLO, SALVATORE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,502.57 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,502.50 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, STEPHANY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,502.00 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GERALD L, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $46,501.87 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINANCE, LESKENZY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,501.78 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,501.46 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIWELL, JACQUELINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,501.32 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPROWICZ, COLIN E Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $46,501.27 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEUGER, SHARI LIN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,501.24 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, THERESA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,500.99 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLOZZI, MARIBETH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,500.87 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $46,500.76 Date 05/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENIG, THERESA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $46,500.76 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JULIE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,500.76 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, ANTONIO L Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,500.73 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONGO, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Groveland Amount $46,500.59 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, DAVID Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $46,500.35 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, HUGO F Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $46,500.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLICKNER, DEAN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,500.07 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENDER, SUSAN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,499.88 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, NICOLE B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,499.86 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LIBRO, ROBERT B Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,499.72 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $46,499.71 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $46,499.66 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ALFREDA T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,499.65 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILFER, ALLISON N Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,499.39 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDER, SHIREEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,499.38 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, TAMMY Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $46,499.34 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLY, KENNETH M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,499.23 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, BRETT J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,498.72 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEMER-SOTO, ALISON Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $46,498.58 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSERIA, PHYLLIS Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $46,498.48 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,498.40 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYSTONE, CAROLE J Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $46,498.39 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, PETER Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $46,498.17 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNACE, DEVIN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $46,498.13 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODERACKI, JOHN M Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $46,497.82 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, KYLE W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $46,497.67 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RODNEY T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $46,497.53 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,497.22 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, BELINDA Y Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,497.07 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, MICHELLE F Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $46,497.07 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,496.84 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, TODD D Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $46,496.82 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, DANIEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,496.81 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONN, KENNETH J Employer name Madison County Amount $46,496.43 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, PAUL L, III Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $46,496.31 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, DARLENE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,496.14 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIZE, JAVONNA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,496.13 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVARUSO, MARIA Employer name Orange County Amount $46,496.03 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERMAN, SEAN M Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $46,495.78 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, GRACE C, MRS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,495.48 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARQUITA S Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $46,495.48 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System