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 DICECCO, REGINA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,344.98 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, JERRY, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,344.97 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, FRANCES Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $46,344.62 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOFANA, DARLENE Employer name Orange County Amount $46,344.60 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALES, KAREN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,344.41 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRISON, NELSON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,344.38 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LAURIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,344.25 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, MARY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,344.11 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBIN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $46,344.00 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, KETRISHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,343.64 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, ANN MARGARET J Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,343.62 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMISKEY, JEAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,343.44 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMKINS, STEVEN J Employer name Washington County Amount $46,343.24 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, JAMERA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,343.10 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRY, AMY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $46,343.09 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLICASTRO, RICHARD E Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,343.05 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, LINDA L Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $46,342.90 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,342.79 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $46,342.64 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JOHNNIE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $46,342.46 Date 06/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, TAMI R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $46,342.37 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, LOGAN M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $46,342.32 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, CONSTANZA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,342.26 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGH, CRAIG A Employer name City of Hudson Amount $46,342.24 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JONATHAN G Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $46,342.11 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ROBERT M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $46,341.37 Date 07/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, KELLY ANN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,340.98 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JESSE W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,340.96 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EVELYN E Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $46,340.85 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBLER, TERI E Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $46,340.80 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSE FRANCOIS, MARIE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,340.76 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,340.58 Date 01/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCHECK, ANASTASIA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $46,340.46 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIMO, FRANCES Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,340.46 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, SHERI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,340.33 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZMIGEL, MARK G Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $46,340.12 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISTRO, MAURA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $46,340.07 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, EDWARD H, JR Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $46,339.65 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, JOSHUA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,339.61 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBBIE-SYTSMA, HEATHER M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,339.57 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, PAUL G Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,339.51 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDREAU, MARYBETH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,339.36 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, GEORGE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,339.30 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LISA L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $46,339.22 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIQ, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $46,338.92 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMBRI, THOMAS J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,338.85 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADESON, JOHN C Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $46,338.77 Date 01/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENHAVE, BRADLEY S Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $46,338.74 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITER, TRAVIS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $46,338.45 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JULIE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $46,337.65 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, CAROL A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,337.41 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, NANCY S Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $46,337.36 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARO, THOMAS G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,337.02 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CATHERINE A, MRS Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $46,336.63 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $46,336.60 Date 07/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARIO, ADAM C Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $46,336.60 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, STEVEN Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $46,336.51 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASO, MICHELLE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,336.50 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDANATTU, CHACKO Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,336.34 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOPPA, GERALDINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,336.24 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRONSKI, DANIELLE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,336.24 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JOHN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,335.94 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRANDON S Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $46,335.54 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, KYLE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,335.18 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, LORY D Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $46,335.06 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, PAMELA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,334.86 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, DENISE H Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $46,334.76 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, GILBERT Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,334.72 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHFELD, GRACE Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $46,334.67 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRER, JUDITH L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $46,334.50 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYBURN, ROSE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,334.44 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, MARIZOL Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $46,334.25 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $46,334.04 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, CINDY S Employer name Galway CSD Amount $46,333.77 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,333.73 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERRONE L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $46,333.48 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, RITA M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $46,333.46 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, IRIS F Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $46,333.39 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODGOOD, DENISE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,333.18 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, VICTORIA E Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $46,333.14 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOWKA, LINDA M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $46,333.14 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, JAMES E Employer name Broome County Amount $46,333.04 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, THOMAS L Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $46,332.89 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARE, WILLIAM J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $46,332.82 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZZELL, MARC Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $46,332.72 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, PAMELA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,332.59 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, KEYVIO H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,332.40 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORLACHER, JAMES D Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $46,332.34 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, PENNY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,332.30 Date 05/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERS, JACQUELINE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $46,331.95 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, KEVIN D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,331.84 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCI, JAMES A Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $46,331.60 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, LELAND M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $46,331.46 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONINE, RICHARD P Employer name Warren County Amount $46,331.38 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NATALIE S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $46,331.24 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHING, ROBERT L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,331.07 Date 11/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS-SMITH, MARY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,331.02 Date 08/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SCOTT J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,330.91 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANCHUKOV, LISABETH Employer name Orange County Amount $46,330.89 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ELYSE M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,330.84 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System