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 O'DONNELL, THOMAS Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,873.08 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARY K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,873.02 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, AZIZA I Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,872.41 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, LORIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,872.38 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGOVEC, LINDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,872.31 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTS, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $50,872.22 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, DAVID A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $50,872.10 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, PAULA K Employer name Washington County Amount $50,872.09 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KRISTI R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,871.47 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, SUSAN G Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $50,871.32 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, STEPHANIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,870.83 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOCIANOWSKI, ERIK Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $50,870.82 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $50,870.76 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNISS, HENRY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,870.71 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKIN, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $50,870.69 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, NORMA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,870.58 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, ANGELA C Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $50,870.45 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $50,870.41 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNY, DONALD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINOU, LYNN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MARIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGILOTTI, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTA, RICARDO R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,870.30 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBO, KRISTIN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,870.27 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, SCOTT M Employer name City of Corning Amount $50,870.24 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, COURTNEY K Employer name Albany County Amount $50,870.20 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COTIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $50,870.20 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIO, THEA A Employer name Erie County Amount $50,870.19 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,869.76 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCY, DIANE R Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $50,869.42 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDLE, LYNN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,869.15 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, YU SHAN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $50,869.00 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $50,868.98 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, KEVIN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,868.96 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS-AUCAPINA, ROSALIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,868.80 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LORRAINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,868.74 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO-DANN, JOANNE Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $50,868.63 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMAN, JASON A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,868.62 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $50,868.57 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYBRAND, DENISE K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,868.39 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNIX, JODY P Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $50,868.32 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAID, RYAN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $50,868.03 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, DANA C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,867.83 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, SCOTTY J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $50,867.76 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, PETER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,867.69 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNING, DONALD R, JR Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $50,867.67 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTHERS, MARY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,867.44 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEANNETTE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,867.24 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CELESTE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,867.05 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBBE, PHILIP G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $50,866.71 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETT, JUANITA T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,866.67 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURBALA, MARY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,866.55 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORY, STEVEN K, II Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $50,866.48 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANT, DENNIS J, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,866.28 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,866.04 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATEK, STEVEN E Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $50,865.89 Date 06/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULCO, JOHN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,865.88 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, SCOTT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,865.76 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOYAN, MARIA T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,865.75 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDA, KEVIN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $50,865.28 Date 06/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVISKI, DINAH D Employer name Orange County Amount $50,865.10 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, TOMMASO A Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $50,864.98 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, PATRICK W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,864.82 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADLINE, LAUREN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,864.65 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCTOR, EDWARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,864.46 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,864.36 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LAUREN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $50,864.35 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSEL, WOODROW E Employer name Village of Champlain Amount $50,864.30 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLESS, FLOYD K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,864.06 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, HARRY D, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $50,864.01 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LISA K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,863.81 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, RYAN E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $50,863.59 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, EFRAIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,863.54 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGA, RONALD V Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $50,863.47 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,863.42 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIN, BRIAN R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $50,863.40 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JENNIFER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,863.38 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $50,863.19 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, WENDY J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $50,862.96 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLMAN, SANDRA Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $50,862.94 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, GABRIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,862.80 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, ROBERT J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $50,862.25 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLSTON, JOVANNI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,861.94 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BRET C Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,861.90 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, CAMILLE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $50,861.39 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $50,861.24 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, G.DOLSY M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,860.99 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ANA S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,860.96 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, SEAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,860.95 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, STEPHANIE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,860.58 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, ERIC Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,860.48 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILANDS, ARTHUR C, JR Employer name Village of Rushville Amount $50,860.48 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, MATTHEW R Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $50,860.36 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIRANO, LUCILLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,860.19 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, GALE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,860.06 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTSCHMANN, JAN Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $50,860.01 Date 02/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, WILLIAM T Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $50,859.59 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System