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 DOMBROSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $43,748.29 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,748.19 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $43,747.90 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODICK, KRISTIN K Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,747.54 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,747.50 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCASIO, LISSETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,747.44 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINN, MELISSA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,747.41 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSITT, THEA R Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $43,747.39 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, JAIME L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,747.23 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, HENRY J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,747.19 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, CATHERINE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $43,746.90 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMIDA-ERVIN, KANAKO Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,746.78 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELL, JASON M Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,746.51 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARK S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,746.47 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKKARAPARAMBIL, THOMAS C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $43,746.13 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, LUENZA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,745.91 Date 06/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFER, OLIVIA P Employer name W NY Library Resources Council Amount $43,745.90 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILLES, JILL SCOTT Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $43,745.31 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMIER, CAROLINE H Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,745.12 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTT, JOSEPH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,744.98 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, WAYNE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,744.95 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, SUSAN G Employer name Education Department Amount $43,744.93 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESANYA, KOBE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $43,744.83 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SENIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,744.18 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JAMES C Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $43,744.12 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, CAROL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,743.74 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRABTREE, ALAN H Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $43,743.62 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZDAREVIC, DZEVSAD Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $43,743.56 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KELLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,743.51 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, MARIA LURDES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,743.21 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHARLES A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,742.94 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, HEATHER L Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $43,742.84 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,742.82 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LOURDES M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $43,742.81 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,742.80 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LEWIS, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,742.03 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, SUSAN C Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $43,742.00 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THACKRAH, MARK D Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $43,741.51 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LAURIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,740.99 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDERT, JORDIN R Employer name Albany County Amount $43,740.97 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLOW, ROBERT J, III Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $43,740.94 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, ASIA E Employer name Albany County Amount $43,740.92 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ROBERTA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,740.86 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, COLLEEN L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,740.82 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RENEE M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,740.53 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WHITNEY ANN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,740.00 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KELLY C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,739.99 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, HEATHER N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $43,739.98 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNO, EDWARD J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $43,739.92 Date 04/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITZEL, SHELBY E Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,739.87 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $43,739.77 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, WANDA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,739.66 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MATTHEW J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,739.52 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, RONNIE J Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $43,739.49 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, MARTIN B Employer name Otsego County Amount $43,739.16 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLA, JASON M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,738.92 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TAMARA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,738.83 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, JAMES G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,738.70 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MARIAANNA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $43,738.70 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TAJWANNA C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $43,738.67 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARQUES J Employer name Oneida County Amount $43,738.58 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASATY, ANDREW W Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,738.57 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, ROBERT J, SR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,738.50 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, JAMIE L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,738.36 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLANT, PAMELA L Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $43,737.96 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPERT, DAVID I, JR Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $43,737.94 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, ELLIE, III Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $43,737.92 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKAFELLOW, SUSAN I Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,737.78 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRONOVA, ANTHONY P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,737.69 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, LAURA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $43,737.63 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, PATRICK A Employer name Albany County Amount $43,737.61 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAZISSIMOS, ALLISON N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,737.24 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, PAUL B Employer name Erie County Amount $43,737.23 Date 12/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELY, RAYMOND Employer name Erie County Amount $43,737.11 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIGH, TRACEY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $43,737.00 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $43,736.95 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, RICHARD W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $43,736.74 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Washington County Amount $43,736.66 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, RICHARD C Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $43,736.51 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMACE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,736.35 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURECEK, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $43,736.08 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, MARY M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $43,736.02 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URDAHL, KRISTIE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,735.96 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHERIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,735.95 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKANT, AMY B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,735.80 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LYNN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,735.76 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKTEN, DENISE E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $43,735.10 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, ANN M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $43,735.08 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANESE, TRACY E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $43,734.95 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOMAN, CURTIS G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,734.56 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MOLLY E Employer name Albany County Amount $43,734.47 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNEAULT, CAROLYN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,734.38 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, LAURA M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $43,734.17 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN-PEERY, KRISTA Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,734.05 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DEVIN A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $43,734.02 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, DONALD J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $43,733.80 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, BETHANY O Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $43,733.28 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, DAVID M, JR Employer name Village of Menands Amount $43,733.18 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $43,732.71 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, GRACE M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $43,732.69 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System