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 RENZULLI, CHRISTINE Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $46,419.98 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMERSKY, WILLIAM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,419.88 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOE D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $46,419.58 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATRA, KAMAL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,419.55 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTNER, LAURIE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $46,419.52 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIURASTANTE, FRANCES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,419.46 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, BRENDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,419.39 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRLE, ALFRED E Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $46,419.35 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Webb Amount $46,419.24 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, JOYCE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,419.09 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITKEN, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $46,418.93 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRA, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $46,418.75 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHARISSE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,418.52 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLARD, SARA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,418.28 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, ALISON M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,418.01 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZYCKI, ANNIE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,417.74 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFORDS, JEFFERY P Employer name Four County Library System Amount $46,417.61 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSO, ANGELA D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $46,417.55 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPOLD, KATHLEEN D Employer name Corning Community College Amount $46,417.45 Date 08/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, DONALD G Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $46,417.22 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAVAUGH, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $46,417.20 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHANE E Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $46,416.97 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREPPEL, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,416.83 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT ANGE, MARIE P Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,416.42 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVENSSON, ERIK D Employer name Erie County Amount $46,416.42 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ERICA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,416.23 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, PENNY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,416.16 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKA, BARBARA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,415.96 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGIURI, SUZANNE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,415.79 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCIER, PAUL R Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $46,415.39 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $46,415.23 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNETA, MELANIE ANN-MARIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,414.98 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $46,414.98 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIER, BEBI W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,414.92 Date 06/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, LOURDES Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,414.80 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JUSTIN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,414.58 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROH, RICHARD W Employer name Holland CSD Amount $46,414.41 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLEQUIN, NELSON Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,414.19 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, SANDRA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,414.17 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MERSMAN, THOMAS R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $46,414.16 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, TANYA J Employer name Warren County Amount $46,414.05 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CARL L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,413.97 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALPOTTHAWELA, CHAMPA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $46,413.93 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JEREMY W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,413.87 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBROCK, ROSA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,413.50 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRA, CATHERINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,413.50 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFF, HEATHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,413.50 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,413.50 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLVINO, MARILYN D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,413.43 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,413.41 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKOO, SAMANTA R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $46,413.39 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YECKLEY, MARK D Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $46,413.06 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, ADRIENNE T Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $46,412.96 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, GREGORY J Employer name Education Department Amount $46,412.83 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, KEVIN J Employer name Holley CSD Amount $46,412.82 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONZ, GARY A, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $46,412.67 Date 05/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, ROSEMARIE Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $46,412.62 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CAROL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,412.44 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRATT, FAY L, JR Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,412.41 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMSTEAD, STEVEN R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $46,412.36 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTRIDGE, KEVIN R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $46,412.31 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, EDWARD F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,412.28 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITIN, SOPHIA H Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,412.22 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLS, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $46,412.10 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DANA M Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $46,411.55 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, JAY G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,411.48 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELISSIER, PIERRE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,411.44 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BRENDA M Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,411.12 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, ANTONIA Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $46,410.99 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,410.90 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SCOTT M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $46,410.87 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PEARLINE V Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $46,410.79 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABEY, PAULA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,410.66 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPULLO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,410.56 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, NICHOLAS D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,410.13 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBRICK, HENRY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,410.05 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZD, DAWN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,410.04 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHN, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,409.90 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,409.64 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CAROL Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,409.63 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEHLER, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $46,409.59 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZI, MARIANNE E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $46,409.54 Date 04/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUIGNAN, KATHLEEN E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $46,409.50 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMIER, PATRICIA A Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $46,409.39 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TANGERINE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,409.33 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDAWSKI, CATHY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $46,409.13 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, LISA L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,408.94 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,408.80 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTOLD, CHARLES G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $46,408.47 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KELLY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,408.44 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEGER, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,408.40 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Alexandria Amount $46,408.22 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONE, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $46,407.52 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, AVONA C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,407.51 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PENNY T Employer name Greene County Amount $46,407.25 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MICHELLE D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,407.02 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSECKI, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $46,406.98 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, DANIEL SCOTT Employer name Galway CSD Amount $46,406.94 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, KERSTIN L Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $46,406.73 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGFORD, BRENDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,406.63 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System