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 NICOTRI, JAMES Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $43,386.43 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEL, DOMINIC Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $43,386.29 Date 05/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAVID Employer name Town of Richford Amount $43,386.25 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVERN, CRYSTAL N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,386.24 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, KAREN L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $43,386.19 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, SUZANNE C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $43,385.91 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESKI, PAUL R Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $43,385.80 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, NANCY Employer name Orange County Amount $43,385.62 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Livingston Amount $43,385.53 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER, ANGELA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,385.23 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWTRAW, EUGENE R Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $43,385.22 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN INWEGEN, RAYMOND L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,385.18 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TYISHA C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $43,385.17 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, STACY L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $43,385.03 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAWAY, ROBERT L Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,384.79 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOHOSEY, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $43,384.66 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKY, CAB Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,384.63 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, ANTHONY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,384.51 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, MARISOL M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $43,384.43 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSICARO, MAUREEN Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $43,384.42 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RAYMOND G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,384.30 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, JEFFREY D Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $43,384.16 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PAULETTE V Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,383.96 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADROS, EDMUND P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,383.95 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-DOUGHTY, DARLENE Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $43,383.94 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JUSTIN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,383.92 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CAROL S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,383.89 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SUSAN A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,383.57 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDRO, GERARD E Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,383.55 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, JOANNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,383.16 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPENHEIM, ADRIENNE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $43,383.14 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, DOMENICO G Employer name City of Rye Amount $43,383.08 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES S Employer name Town of Dresden Amount $43,382.76 Date 08/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARGARET Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,382.58 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHRISTINA R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,382.55 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, JEANNE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,382.51 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, JUSTIN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,382.48 Date 09/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, LUIS G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,382.36 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $43,382.33 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOK, SUSAN A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $43,382.30 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, FRANCESCA B Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,382.13 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, MATTHEW Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,381.75 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, SABRINA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,381.52 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CLEEF, RENE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,381.52 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDNANSKY, EDWARD Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $43,381.51 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WENDY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $43,381.44 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JO-ANN S Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $43,381.43 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECORE, KIMBERLY Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $43,381.32 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKEN, SUSAN M Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $43,381.08 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTRUNK, EVONNA T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $43,380.85 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, KRIS A Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $43,380.61 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DEL Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,380.56 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DONNA L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $43,380.51 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $43,380.29 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, MINDY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $43,380.25 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $43,380.20 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,380.04 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, KATHY T Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,379.99 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLISON, COLLEEN MC MANUS Employer name Broome County Amount $43,379.82 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, FRANCIS M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $43,379.63 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, RONALD E Employer name Town of Owego Amount $43,379.60 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURINO, ROBERT L, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,379.17 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOINS, DEVRI Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $43,378.76 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, MONICA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,378.71 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUIANO, RAMIRO Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $43,378.69 Date 10/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, CATHERINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,378.49 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNARSKI, PATRICIA L Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $43,378.32 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERAN, MARGARET E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $43,378.20 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,378.13 Date 04/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JULIE R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,378.13 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, ARTHUR J Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,378.02 Date 04/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, JOSHUA E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $43,377.48 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,377.40 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, DIANE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $43,377.37 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMEL, SUSAN I Employer name Town of Collins Amount $43,377.20 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLDAU, EILEEN A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $43,376.50 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KELVIN L, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $43,376.48 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, SANDRA L Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $43,376.45 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCAGNO, CAROL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,376.19 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NANCY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $43,376.19 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESSAH, TAMARA E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,376.17 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, NATHAN M Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $43,376.05 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITO, MARIA L Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $43,375.92 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ALEX Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $43,375.61 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH-FITZGERALD, EILEEN D Employer name Lewis County Amount $43,375.44 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, HEATHER I Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,375.40 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $43,375.28 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECOURT, PAUL W, III Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,375.19 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, DEVONTE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,375.18 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARR, CHARLENE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,375.02 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOD, DALE R Employer name Town of Napoli Amount $43,375.00 Date 08/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYN, CARRIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,374.93 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVER, TODD Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $43,374.64 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSALIA, DONALD A Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,374.56 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, EDWARD H, SR Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,374.54 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, COLLEEN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,374.44 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Argyle Amount $43,374.26 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BARBARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,374.25 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,374.07 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKARSKY, RYAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,373.99 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System