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 ANYANWU, PASCHAL CHINEDU Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $45,795.42 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TYLER K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,795.15 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, RYAN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $45,795.14 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTELMO, DONNA A Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $45,795.13 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, ROXANNE V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,795.09 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, DAWN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,794.92 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCAGE, MAUREEN A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $45,794.74 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, JULIE T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,794.73 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSPELMYER, GARY F Employer name Town of Florida Amount $45,794.65 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG-DORIA, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,794.48 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RYAN A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $45,794.41 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, KYLE G Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,794.40 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, LEVI Y Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $45,794.39 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, ELEANOR M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $45,794.05 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHANY, LORIE J Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,794.05 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, TRACY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,793.98 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MONICA G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,793.90 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, WILLIAM H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,793.87 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, SHANIKA L Employer name Orange County Amount $45,793.76 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPER, MARK DL Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,793.66 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MARILYN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $45,793.63 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BETTY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $45,793.55 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOS, MARCIA M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $45,793.42 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,793.18 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, SHARMILA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,793.06 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $45,792.64 Date 01/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, JOSEPH B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,792.24 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DANIEL P Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $45,792.03 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROODY, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $45,792.00 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MERILEE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,791.94 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STEPHEN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,791.65 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOLINE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $45,790.82 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MAYRA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $45,790.74 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMEIER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,790.70 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROISDALE, DELEE R Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,790.58 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,790.15 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $45,790.11 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, SAROJ R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $45,790.01 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGGIONE, ANNAMARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $45,789.97 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTY, LISE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $45,789.88 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUZIECKI, LYNN D Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $45,789.88 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSSOUS, PAULETTE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,789.85 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETIAS, JADE G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,789.84 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, JOSHUA D Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,789.64 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,789.39 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KELLY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,789.34 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, GREGORY J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $45,789.18 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, KELLY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $45,789.16 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYLE, MARY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,789.14 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, ANDREA L Employer name Canton CSD Amount $45,789.07 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, MARIE J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $45,789.00 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, CHRISTINE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,789.00 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, LISA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,788.52 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, SUSAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,788.50 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKEY, MARIA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,788.20 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, JOSEPH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,788.12 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE-WELCH, BARBARA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,788.08 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES I Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $45,787.99 Date 10/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, HAMAR J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,787.78 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, LINDA M Employer name Town of Athens Amount $45,787.68 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, RYAN W Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $45,787.64 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, SEAN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,787.54 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,787.27 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, NANCY B Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,787.01 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBAR, STEPHEN A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,786.64 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUERA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $45,786.42 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAZIO, DARLENE G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,786.36 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, PATRICK N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,786.32 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, VIRGINIA L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,786.27 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, RACQUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,786.23 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, EVERETT E Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $45,786.21 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKULA, MARK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,786.19 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, KRISTIN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,785.95 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LARRY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,785.66 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYARAM, USHA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $45,785.63 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUGE, RONY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,785.60 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALAMENTE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,785.57 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCI, AMALIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,785.44 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JOHN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,785.44 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, LYNN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,785.29 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMYAK, JAYNE A Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $45,784.84 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $45,784.50 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVAIRE, NADIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,784.09 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISSOON-BURKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $45,784.07 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, MARY H Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $45,784.02 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ANTWERP, JOLENE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,784.01 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, JUSTIN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,783.98 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, ANN M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $45,783.85 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBEY, LISA M Employer name Broome County Amount $45,783.76 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, KELLY V Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,783.64 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LISA B Employer name Court of Claims Amount $45,782.88 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROGER L, III Employer name Otsego County Amount $45,782.84 Date 12/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, JESSICA R Employer name Orange County Amount $45,782.82 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, CYNTHIA M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $45,782.62 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMES W Employer name Peru CSD Amount $45,782.59 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEMENSCHNEIDER, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $45,782.57 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTARO, LEAH N Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,782.29 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, LAURA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,782.27 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBHOWAN, TRIBENI Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,782.22 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, PAULINE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,782.08 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System