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 CICCONE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,965.16 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, MICHELE H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,965.16 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, SANDRA Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,964.88 Date 11/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON, JENNIE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,964.65 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRA, TOBY Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $45,964.65 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARESCU, IONUT A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $45,964.63 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $45,964.50 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIANNI N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,963.99 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCORSO, SUSAN M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $45,963.89 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURCOCK, PAUL D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,963.76 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZKOWSKI, THEODORE J, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $45,963.50 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, WILLIAM J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,963.26 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLENDA DIANE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,963.16 Date 11/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SHYLA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,963.16 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNONE, EILEEN M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $45,962.92 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOCHA, MELISSA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,962.87 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, LONDELL W Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $45,962.79 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, MARIANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,962.70 Date 10/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMARICO, CARL J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $45,962.62 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROODY, MICHAEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,962.42 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MADELLEN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,962.38 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, BAREN E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,962.26 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKSON, DEBORAH D Employer name Erie County Amount $45,962.11 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PAMELA S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $45,961.94 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, RYAN K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $45,961.70 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, NEIL H Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,961.62 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $45,961.40 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, H.THOMAS, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $45,961.27 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, TANYA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,961.18 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $45,961.03 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JOHN CROW L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,961.03 Date 12/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITMAN, PHILLIP K Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,960.84 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, ROSALIND Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $45,960.75 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KELLY L Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $45,960.68 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, FELICE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,960.65 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, GERALDINE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $45,960.62 Date 08/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, EVELYN E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,960.35 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIS, KENNETH H, JR Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $45,959.99 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICI, GAIL M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $45,959.85 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGON, JODY Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $45,959.83 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, CAROLYN J Employer name Fishers Island UFSD 4 Amount $45,959.79 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, KAELONI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,959.75 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, YVETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,959.68 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRADLEY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,959.52 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVERSPIKE, TANIA N Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,959.13 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, DONALD J Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $45,959.08 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMET, MARTINE Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $45,959.05 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON FRANK, VICTORIA Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $45,959.05 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO-DROST, MARIE M Employer name Washington County Amount $45,958.64 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $45,958.55 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANCE, SHANE R Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $45,958.33 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, LAWRENCE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,958.00 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCARANO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $45,957.89 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBARRA, JOHN A Employer name Town of Union Amount $45,957.64 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, COURTNEY Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $45,957.59 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, ERIC C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,957.42 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $45,957.39 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GURN, SEAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,957.39 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $45,957.28 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTIE, CHARLES F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,957.08 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CYNTHIA R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,957.06 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, SETH S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $45,957.02 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIEL, ALAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,956.98 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELOSO, MICHELLE L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $45,956.78 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPO, HOLLY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,956.68 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBE, SHARI L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,956.39 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGLMEIER, MARY L Employer name Albany County Amount $45,956.36 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNAID, MUHAMMAD A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,956.34 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, TERRY G Employer name Village of Wayland Amount $45,956.31 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELFFO, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,956.22 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKMAN, CATHERINE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,956.18 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, TRACI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $45,956.00 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, SCOTT S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $45,955.89 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, GREGORY J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,955.67 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DAVID P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $45,955.02 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKE, WILLIAM E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,955.00 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACORE, SHEILA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,954.83 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, THERESA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,954.82 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, KEVIN M Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,954.79 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANS, CHRISTINA E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $45,954.76 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSCHEL, RYAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,954.71 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARA, RIA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $45,954.60 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HASSELN, DOLORIS C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,954.43 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICK A Employer name Village of Woodridge Amount $45,954.05 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTINI, JOANNE C Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,953.90 Date 08/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, KEVEN J Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $45,953.77 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTIATO, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $45,953.55 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILON, AMANDA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $45,953.50 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, KAREN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $45,953.50 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILLIE, SUSAN E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,953.48 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSMORE, JACOB M Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,953.34 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $45,952.97 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SAMONIE C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $45,952.78 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, BRENDA L Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $45,952.56 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, LACCY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,952.55 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, PAUL H Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,952.32 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTO, DAMIAN S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,951.28 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBUTT, CHARLES R Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $45,950.88 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILLA, SALVATORE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $45,950.46 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREFICE, GAIL F Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $45,950.37 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System