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 TCHOUDJA NJEUKWE, YVES G Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,672.46 Date 11/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TANYA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,672.30 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, KELLY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,672.06 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, SHELLY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,671.93 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MICHELLE D Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,671.87 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LYNETTE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,671.86 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEITH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,671.77 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, MARIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,671.53 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE ELLEFSEN, NANCY Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $49,671.51 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ROBERT L Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,671.28 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KATHY M Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,670.84 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JAMIE Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $49,670.63 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBEOR, PAIGE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,670.54 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, PAMELA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,670.51 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, EDWARD F Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $49,670.42 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, JAMES T W, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,670.39 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, CHARLES W Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $49,670.09 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAST, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Lima Amount $49,669.75 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEKNECHT, BARBARA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,669.54 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, KEVIN A Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $49,669.54 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JAHAIRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,669.27 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, JOE C, JR Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,669.23 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CONNIE L Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,668.95 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, IAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,668.86 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, AMANDA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,668.73 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,668.64 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELDENRUST, CHRISTINE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $49,668.56 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYWALT, LISA A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $49,668.40 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLYWA, TERESA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,668.34 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEY, NOEL L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,668.18 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIC, GARRETT Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $49,668.07 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Town of Brownville Amount $49,668.04 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,667.89 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PAUL W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,667.72 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROFERA, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $49,667.64 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIQUELME, MARCO A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,667.54 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, ROBERT N Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $49,667.36 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, KATHLEEN D Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $49,667.29 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKEE, MARGARET A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $49,667.26 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RONALD J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $49,667.26 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILNER, JOANNE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,667.15 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DENISE C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $49,667.08 Date 07/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, ELLEN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $49,666.93 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, CHELSEA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,666.75 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $49,666.68 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, JEANINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,666.58 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAIR, JANEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,666.42 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INACIO, ERICA Z Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,666.42 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, DAVID E Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $49,666.35 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MARY JO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $49,666.23 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELISH, LOUISE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,665.95 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAURA F Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $49,665.60 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, GARY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,665.50 Date 03/31/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIECHEN, PAMELA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,665.11 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, PATRICE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,665.02 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELISZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $49,664.97 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIES, ROBERT M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,664.74 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, REBECCA Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $49,664.42 Date 11/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, DARLENE E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $49,664.10 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIGER, BRUCE D Employer name Town of Attica Amount $49,664.00 Date 01/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $49,663.85 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELWOOD, SHERREE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $49,663.80 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHANI, EVA G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,663.60 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEO, PAUL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,663.52 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATESIC, JAIME M Employer name Erie County Amount $49,663.34 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVELLO, ALANA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,663.20 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ANDREW J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,663.08 Date 10/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Elma Amount $49,662.65 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNAW, FRANCIS A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,661.97 Date 08/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID E Employer name City of Beacon Amount $49,661.78 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGLER, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,661.75 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOLO, LUCY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $49,661.74 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, DAVID L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $49,661.58 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGLIANO, DANA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,661.58 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, EDWARD Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $49,661.57 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, FRANK J Employer name Morris CSD Amount $49,661.44 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,661.32 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARUCCIO, LINDA S Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $49,661.25 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHUK, IRINA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,661.20 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, KEITH A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $49,661.15 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KARIN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,661.10 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $49,660.45 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ERIC W Employer name Village of Boonville Amount $49,659.84 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,659.77 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, FRANCES C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,659.53 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,659.46 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISANDRELLI, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,659.42 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, RALPH J Employer name Village of Owego Amount $49,659.41 Date 11/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, EARL A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $49,659.40 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPIN, DONALD F Employer name Town of Barton Amount $49,659.16 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, FLORENCE B Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $49,659.10 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS DOXEY, MYRLA C Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,658.98 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CINDY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,658.95 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHIONE, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Depew Amount $49,658.82 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, BRANDON S Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,657.98 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, JOSEPH L Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,657.96 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,657.59 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARO, SCOTT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,657.33 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETZER, JAMES T Employer name Erie County Amount $49,657.32 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JENNIFER R Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $49,657.29 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System