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 FERRARO, WENDY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $45,095.87 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDROMIDAS, HELEN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $45,095.76 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DORIS Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,095.68 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, BERNADETTE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,095.68 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MARIO Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $45,095.54 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, PRECIOUS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,095.42 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MICHELLE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,095.27 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MARIA Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $45,095.18 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANDREW T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,094.99 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROUX, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,094.84 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVAGEAU, MELISSA J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,094.73 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,094.69 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMER, KYLE Z Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $45,094.63 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SHAVONNE Q Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,094.43 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, JANET M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $45,094.35 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LIZZBETH E Employer name Orange County Amount $45,094.33 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEYFELD, ALEKSANDR Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $45,094.14 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CAROLYN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,094.12 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SAMUEL Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $45,093.60 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,093.60 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RONALD E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $45,093.57 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MICHAEL R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,093.55 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASARECH, NICOLE H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,093.42 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JAIME D Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,093.41 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, CELIA A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $45,093.41 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, ALBERT A Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,093.27 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, MARISSA A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,093.22 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, YVONNE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,093.20 Date 09/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSAMANO, JAMES L Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,093.14 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-JINKS, RENEE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,093.09 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CECILE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,093.05 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZI, JOHN D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $45,093.00 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DANIELLE R Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $45,092.95 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-PEREZ, DAWN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,092.89 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,092.75 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARYBETH MARSHALL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,092.74 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, CONCEPCION G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,092.59 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FRANCIS D L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $45,092.57 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, TED J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,092.54 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TRACY M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $45,092.35 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, DANIEL R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,092.28 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KATHRYN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,092.23 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZAK, RONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,091.99 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $45,091.64 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LYNN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,091.55 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, KEIVA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,091.52 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOS, MARY Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $45,091.21 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUZANNE RAE Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $45,091.19 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, EMERALD A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,091.02 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $45,090.78 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETH, JAGRUTI M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,090.74 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JUSTA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,090.72 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUMAN, ROBERT A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,090.51 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, TANYA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,090.48 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLE, EDWARD J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,090.40 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKLEY, JORDAN C Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $45,090.19 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, DORBINS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,090.18 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,090.06 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSALE, JANET A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,089.96 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTINI, ROSA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,089.96 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, TAKISHA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,089.96 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, JUAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $45,089.96 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, BRUCE D Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $45,089.93 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, HELEN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $45,089.80 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN-ROTELLA, DEANNA R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,089.70 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, MARY B Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $45,089.68 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, COLLEEN F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $45,089.58 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRESA, RITA Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $45,089.53 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHKOWITZ, GRACE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,089.50 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, MICHAEL R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $45,089.39 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, RONALD J Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $45,089.39 Date 11/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDLER, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $45,089.39 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDRUPEL, JOHN J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,089.25 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWUNMI, OLASUMBO Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $45,088.68 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GIOVANNI Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,088.68 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, JOSEFINA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $45,088.68 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ALBA N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,088.34 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, JACQUALYN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,088.31 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAM-ZWIFKA, TERESA M Employer name Orleans County Amount $45,087.76 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTUTO, MELISSA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,087.62 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, PANSY P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,087.43 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, FELICIA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,086.68 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JACQUELINE K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,086.63 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDSSMITH, NOVELETTE P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,086.58 Date 01/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHI, LEENA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,086.34 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DIANE S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $45,086.16 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, MELANIE G F Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $45,086.16 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZOL, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,086.16 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICHARD R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,085.96 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZEWSKI, AGNES S Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,085.60 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTE, VANESSA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,085.60 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALYSA, MATTHEW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,085.60 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, FLOYD R Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $45,085.57 Date 01/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, DIANE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,085.28 Date 09/08/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, BRIAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,085.17 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, TRACY L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $45,084.96 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAOUTIS, LORETTA J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $45,084.56 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREZNICK, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $45,084.51 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, SANDRA P Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $45,084.50 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY B Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $45,084.50 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System