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 CATLIN, DENISE S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,269.64 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSESE, KIM MARIE A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $42,269.64 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APLIN, CATHERINE A Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $42,269.49 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, HARRY Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $42,269.41 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWILOS, ELIZABETH S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,269.08 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,269.00 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, BRUCE A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $42,268.96 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,268.86 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIEVONEIT, MARY J Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $42,268.80 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, JODI A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,268.60 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABARRINI, MAURA K Employer name Broome County Amount $42,268.34 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JOHN G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $42,268.19 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DANA M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $42,268.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, NATHANIEL A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,267.81 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAO, FANG-CHIH W Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,267.59 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSANTE-SALAMONE, DAWNNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,267.53 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, GAIL M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $42,267.37 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCOME GRAZIOSI, ROSELLA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $42,267.26 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCOLA, STEPHANIE A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $42,267.24 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, TAMMY S Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $42,266.86 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'JOMAMBO, SABRINA Y Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $42,266.72 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, THOMAS R Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $42,266.63 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, DEMETRIO L Employer name City of Rye Amount $42,266.55 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DARRYL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,266.53 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, DANIEL N Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $42,266.52 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DOREEN M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $42,266.51 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, JASON S Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $42,266.41 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, TAMMY L Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $42,266.37 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BARBARA M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $42,266.18 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, LIZA S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,266.05 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, ANTHONY Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $42,265.51 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYDON, BARBARA B Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,265.11 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LYNN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,265.01 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, BONNIE B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,265.00 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLING, KAREN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,264.85 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESE, FRANCES Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $42,264.81 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHER, JESSICA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,264.11 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEER, THOMAS J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $42,263.65 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BARBARA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,263.43 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHOCKI, TRACY J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,263.31 Date 07/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALINN, JULIE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $42,263.15 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANT, ELLIOTT B Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $42,262.94 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SCOTT A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,262.64 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ALLYSON L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,262.52 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIA, ROCCO Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $42,262.35 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, VINCENT E Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $42,262.31 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,262.29 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, TANISHA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,262.20 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, WILLIAM Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $42,262.00 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, GRACIELA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,261.98 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTER, LISA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $42,261.78 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAROU, MICHAEL M Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $42,261.56 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, KIM M Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $42,261.40 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, TRACIE A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $42,261.29 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,261.27 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DARON J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,261.20 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPITELLO, STEPHANIE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,261.17 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMS MORRISON, CHARMANE D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,261.07 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERONE, ZACHARY T Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $42,261.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASKALAKIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,260.71 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCO, KASEY M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $42,260.69 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON-OFNER, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,260.69 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPENMILLER, JUSTIN J Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $42,260.45 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $42,260.29 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACY, ROBERT F Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,259.95 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARCIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,259.78 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIFF, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $42,259.46 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,259.20 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,258.75 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARECKI, JEFFREY J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $42,258.65 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MAGALY Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $42,258.48 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEHART, EDYTHE C Employer name City of Hudson Amount $42,258.37 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, MICHELE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,258.29 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, SAUL Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $42,258.28 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, EDWIN E Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $42,258.23 Date 02/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPEH, QUINN M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $42,258.20 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, CELIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,258.08 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, FRANK C Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,257.98 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, EILEEN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,257.67 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONKA, JOHN E, III Employer name City of Norwich Amount $42,257.53 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASU, GOPA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,257.49 Date 05/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, DOROTHY A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,257.49 Date 04/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ROBIN L Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $42,257.30 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, ELAINE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,257.04 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGIL, DENISE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,257.02 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,256.86 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, EDWARD G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,256.67 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,256.65 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKS, CORY Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,256.63 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MOENETTE R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,256.17 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, COLE J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,255.72 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JUDITH S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,255.65 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYNOR, JEROME M Employer name Town of Moira Amount $42,254.91 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, YVONNE M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $42,254.84 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUELLO, TEDDY Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $42,254.83 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, EDWARD Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,254.74 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, JEFFERY E Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $42,254.61 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, LISSETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,254.50 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS-WATT, MARCELLA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,254.48 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIMBERLY L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,254.48 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System