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 CAMERON, DIANA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $45,995.05 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JACK A Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $45,994.95 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIO, PETER A Employer name City of Troy Amount $45,994.71 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARY K Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,994.67 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGHAM, CODY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,994.66 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $45,994.55 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, THOMAS M Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,993.82 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSLOWITZ, MICHAEL D Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,993.47 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZOG, BRENDA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,992.90 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JAMES J Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,992.84 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNEY, MONICA M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,992.63 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, REBECCA L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $45,992.62 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, VIRGINIA P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $45,992.46 Date 01/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELLUS, MARJORIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,992.40 Date 07/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, SEAN P Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $45,992.22 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLNIAK, JOSPEH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,992.15 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $45,992.12 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDER, KYLE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $45,991.92 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, SUSAN D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $45,991.82 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANTOINETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,991.30 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, KIMBERLY Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $45,991.27 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, GEOFF P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,991.25 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLAKOWSKI, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,991.21 Date 08/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMELLI, ANTHONY G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,991.08 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, WINONA E Employer name Granville CSD Amount $45,990.98 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIERI, VICTORIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,990.97 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULDA, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $45,990.91 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, ELLEN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,990.83 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZUTO, MARY B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,990.73 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUT, JONATHAN D Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $45,990.40 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, WILLIAM T Employer name Town of Annsville Amount $45,990.20 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPHETE, JOSETTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,989.72 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOWELL, ASTRID Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $45,989.58 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY JO Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $45,989.26 Date 12/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DEMIAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,989.21 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, ANGELA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,989.05 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LISA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,989.00 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTKA, JORDAN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $45,988.95 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARLON Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $45,988.86 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ALEXANDRA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,988.84 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERES, AMANDA E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,988.84 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GARY D Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,988.80 Date 03/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SCOTT A Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $45,988.72 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUL, JONATHAN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,988.39 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BARBARA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,988.16 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLINGHAM, CASSANDRA L Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $45,987.88 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNO, WAYNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,987.76 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JULIANA M Employer name Orange County Amount $45,987.62 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,987.27 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TIMOTHY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,987.20 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JAMES W Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,987.12 Date 10/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $45,987.11 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, JEAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $45,986.84 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, KRISTEN JOY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,986.49 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGO, JOHN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,986.45 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREEN, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,986.31 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, FELICIA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,986.23 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERLAND, CLARENCE Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,986.12 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, SANDRA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,986.11 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHARLES A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $45,985.94 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELNO, WAYNE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,985.80 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, MARGARETTE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $45,985.61 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULCZYK, JEFF F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $45,985.47 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $45,985.19 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUX, MARY R Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,985.04 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRENDA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,984.78 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PERNO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,984.77 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARYHUGH, MICHAEL J Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,984.61 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BETH A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,984.58 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, TRACEY L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $45,984.15 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSER, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,984.01 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYANO, MARIA C Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,983.98 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, DIANNA P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,983.81 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWLETT, NICHOLAS Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $45,983.67 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALLEN R, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $45,983.50 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDAROLA, VINCENT A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,983.32 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENAUGHTY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $45,983.24 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, JANESSA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,982.91 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELT, BRIAN T Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $45,982.87 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Moravia Amount $45,982.64 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE-SMITH, JANELLE W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,982.25 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, RICHARD G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,982.22 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STACY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,982.09 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, LARRY, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,982.07 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, VINCENT J Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $45,981.24 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $45,981.15 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARIGHT, JERRY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,981.14 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWEN, KELLIE H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,980.76 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, JEFFREY L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $45,980.76 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MIGUEL A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,980.73 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $45,980.73 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSIEH, HELEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,980.40 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPERSKI, ANTHONY E Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $45,980.40 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, TARA A Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $45,980.12 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELOZ, DANIEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,980.11 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINOWSKI, MICHAEL G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,979.93 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVILIO, JOHN P Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $45,979.78 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMON, LALITA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,979.65 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $45,979.57 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGROSSA, SANDRA D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $45,979.49 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System