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 FEDOR, DAVID E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,685.99 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUSCHER, WAYNE A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $49,685.88 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, RUBY K Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $49,685.67 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKHAMER, BRETT L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,685.42 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, JASON R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,685.42 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BRENIN D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $49,685.25 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,685.01 Date 12/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYDEN, DANIEL D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,685.01 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $49,684.99 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $49,684.79 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKIMMY, VIOLA R Employer name Broome County Amount $49,684.74 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MATTHEW D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,684.54 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUX, NANCY Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $49,684.46 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURASINSKI, AURORA M Z Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $49,684.44 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, NICOLE L Employer name Education Department Amount $49,684.33 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, REX A Employer name Montauk Fire District Amount $49,684.17 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEMARK, WILLIAM J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,684.16 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOANNE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,684.03 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, IAN C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,683.88 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSON, ALTON H, II Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,683.57 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, AMANDA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,683.23 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISTETTER, FRANCINE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,683.22 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $49,683.20 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAST, PATRICK M Employer name Jefferson Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $49,682.80 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINE, REGINA L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $49,682.67 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SARA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,682.62 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, THOMAS W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,682.54 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEBECK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Education Department Amount $49,682.39 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRANA, LYNNE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,682.16 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JOANNE M Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $49,682.10 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ALLISON M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,682.08 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, JESSICA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,682.05 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Milton Amount $49,682.03 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFF, BRIAN K Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,682.01 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZYZEWSKI, EDWARD M Employer name Village of Valatie Amount $49,681.92 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, CATHY Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $49,681.72 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWNS, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $49,681.60 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEE, DARREN P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,681.53 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ANSELMO E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,681.51 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, ANDREW C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $49,681.32 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SEAN P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $49,681.25 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMPLAND, STEVEN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,681.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROBERT W Employer name Essex County Amount $49,680.81 Date 07/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ANN K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,680.68 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ELAINE K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $49,680.54 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, IESA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,680.47 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, ROBERT A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $49,680.39 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, ALFRED C, JR Employer name Town of La Fayette Amount $49,680.33 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Cazenovia Amount $49,679.80 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SARAH J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,679.64 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,679.59 Date 02/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, PAMELA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,679.28 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNER, DANIEL J Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,679.16 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, KENNETH W Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $49,679.08 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, WILLIAM J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,678.86 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROUINAUD, GARIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $49,678.60 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, GEORGE HALL Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $49,678.48 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MARILYN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,678.40 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KAYE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,678.29 Date 08/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINER, DONNA J Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $49,678.26 Date 04/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, DEODATO A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $49,678.26 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, DANIAL I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,678.06 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNATT, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Collins Amount $49,677.95 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, PAUL J Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $49,677.88 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LISA R Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $49,677.82 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, ANDREW A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,677.67 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRO, LANA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,677.67 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, NELSON H Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,677.28 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, DAVID M Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,676.98 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,676.87 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, MICHAEL C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,676.57 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, CASEY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,676.47 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JOHN H Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $49,676.30 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MARY J Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $49,676.25 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, WENDY A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $49,676.17 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, BRIAN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,675.74 Date 01/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOY, ROBERT R, II Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,675.54 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENSTEIN, SASHA K Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $49,675.43 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, MARK Employer name Albany County Amount $49,675.09 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAS, WALTER Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $49,675.03 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEISTER, LYNETTE J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,674.69 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Albany County Amount $49,673.80 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLS, DEIDRE M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $49,673.77 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HUGH J Employer name Orange County Amount $49,673.61 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DENEISHA N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,673.51 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTURF, TAMMY L Employer name Erie County Amount $49,673.43 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVILLA, MATTHEW R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $49,673.43 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,673.42 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALUS, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,673.40 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTMAN, MARY K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $49,673.40 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVENDUSKI, ADAM J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $49,673.33 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, ROBERT N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,673.27 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, VICTORIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,673.01 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, GEORGE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,672.62 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTON, GWENDOLYN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,672.62 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELBWACHS, AVI J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,672.62 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MILLICENT Y Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $49,672.62 Date 09/14/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GILBERT Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $49,672.62 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, RONALD L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $49,672.62 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, DESIREE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,672.62 Date 12/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System