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 BAKER, PHILLIP W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,270.78 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, ANDREW F Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $43,270.57 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ-SANFORD, LISA K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,270.52 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, YUN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,270.35 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIELLO, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $43,270.10 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,269.98 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOANNE M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $43,269.81 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLSWORTH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,269.78 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, DANIEL B Employer name Town of Deposit Amount $43,269.76 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINERS, UWE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,269.61 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ELLIOT Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $43,269.50 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARK D Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $43,268.96 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, DAVID L Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $43,268.39 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LYNN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,268.34 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTTING, BRIAN J Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $43,268.07 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMBERGER, KIMBERLY N Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $43,268.03 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAMAT, SHAFEEK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,268.02 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVORKLIYAH, GIFTY Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,267.97 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RICHARD M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,267.96 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRY, CRYSTAL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,267.90 Date 01/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORST, CHARLES V Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $43,267.74 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONOME, LORI C Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $43,267.60 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, SUZANNA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $43,267.36 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JUDY A Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $43,267.26 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, PAULA G Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $43,267.18 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARDI, MICHELLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,266.87 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, TASHA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,266.69 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERSON, DEBRA ANN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,266.68 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, JUSTIN D Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,266.42 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ENRIQUE Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $43,266.04 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETANI, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $43,265.78 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, NANCY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,265.63 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, KARA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,265.60 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, DE ANNA R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,265.54 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUJARSKI, CONNOR M Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,265.52 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, GLENN J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $43,265.32 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, BRENDA S Employer name Village of Brownville Amount $43,265.23 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANTZI, AARON H Employer name Town of Martinsburg Amount $43,265.13 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHL, VICTORIA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,265.07 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBST, MARIAN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,265.00 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRICK, LAURA M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $43,264.78 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBOULIAN, VIKEN Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $43,264.30 Date 12/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, DOMANAE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $43,263.92 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAREZO, JANIFFER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,263.90 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, MICHAEL S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $43,263.68 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, JACQUELYN A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $43,263.60 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $43,263.56 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATH, KAREN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,263.32 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVERO, MARGARET J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,263.22 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHARLENE M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,263.12 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, EILEEN H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,262.92 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICA, JAZMINE C Employer name Albany County Amount $43,262.81 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Union Amount $43,262.69 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, DOROTHEA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,262.53 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGEROSA, JOHN Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $43,262.43 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADAFORA, NICOLE K Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,262.29 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, GEOFFREY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,262.02 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EITHNE R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $43,261.91 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COVEY, BONNYCE C Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $43,261.38 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRIMPTON, CATHY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,261.24 Date 08/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, BASIL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $43,261.21 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOVER, THOMAS W Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,260.89 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM, STEVEN M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $43,260.72 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDERLAND, RACHELLE L Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,260.62 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, LORI A Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $43,260.62 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DASHAWN Employer name City of Kingston Amount $43,260.58 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSSON, ALAN E Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $43,260.48 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $43,260.36 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, CARLOS F Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,260.26 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVER, DAVID A Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $43,260.26 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $43,260.12 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVEZZANO, MARCIA J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $43,259.82 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DORENE M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $43,259.71 Date 08/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, LIA A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $43,259.54 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZUOLI, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $43,259.54 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, TRACY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,259.17 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, DEBORAH L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $43,259.06 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRAMBOISE, LESTER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,258.85 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JEREMY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,258.28 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLOCH, DEBRA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $43,258.14 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JEANNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $43,258.07 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALSBURG, ERIC A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $43,257.72 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEAL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $43,257.57 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MICKI A Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,257.16 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $43,256.96 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT W Employer name Corning Community College Amount $43,256.80 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWNER, DENNIS R, SR Employer name Town of Antwerp Amount $43,256.60 Date 03/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGL, SONDRA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,256.56 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDONIS, VIVIAN P Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $43,256.51 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, RAYMOND C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,256.11 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $43,255.98 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MORGAN E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,255.66 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIE, JULIANNE V Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,255.61 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRA, JOSEPH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,255.59 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, BETH A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $43,255.50 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, DON Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $43,254.76 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAS, DEQUAN S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $43,254.57 Date 02/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, DANIEL G Employer name Town of Andes Amount $43,254.53 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GENEVIEVE O Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $43,254.50 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, DIANE M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $43,254.45 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System