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 GUGLIELMO, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,305.43 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCILLA, KIMBERLY I Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $77,305.36 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH-MACHERONE, MARY J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADCOCK, GINA M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JANET L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, LISA A Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDRONI, MARY LOU Employer name Court of Claims Amount $77,305.36 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, MICHELLE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, LISA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TARA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARIELLO, KATHRYN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ-KNOX, DAWN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALES, CHERYL A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSZOMIRSKI, LISA G Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGUS, LINDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 03/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, SHAWN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, PAMELA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, LAURA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMARA, SANDRA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, MELODY F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESOLELLA, MARY C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINETTE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LUCINDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBSHERANY, BARBARA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITTON, VICKI LEE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, BEVERLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, KELLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 11/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KAREN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERRI L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORP, SUZANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECATUR, JANE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, SHERYL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LISA H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, LISA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBERKA, SUSAN E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHERYL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, EFFE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAACK, KIM N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY KAY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCROFT, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,305.36 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ZACHARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,305.15 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,304.87 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDY, LINDA H Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,304.74 Date 11/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNOLD, JUSTIN C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,304.59 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNE, MICHAEL E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $77,303.91 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHER, MELISSA A Employer name Albany County Amount $77,303.73 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, JAMES D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $77,303.66 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, PARRIS J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,303.33 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICASTRO, JODI S Employer name Education Department Amount $77,303.03 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ERIC A Employer name City of Fulton Amount $77,302.88 Date 04/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWELL, ERIC W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $77,302.87 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKER, CHRISTOPHER W, III Employer name Stony Brook Fire District Amount $77,301.60 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, MARIO Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $77,301.44 Date 12/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERO, CARLOS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,301.15 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, WILLIAM L Employer name Ulster County Amount $77,301.10 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Education Department Amount $77,300.92 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINERI, ROBERT R Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $77,300.82 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILLIOX, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,300.42 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENA, LEONARD F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,300.41 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAD, DEBORAH P Employer name City of Oswego Amount $77,300.41 Date 11/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, GENE R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $77,300.11 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LISA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $77,299.51 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, MARGARET M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,299.22 Date 10/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, BRYAN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,298.87 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIE, NANCY S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,298.83 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,298.82 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SANDRA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $77,298.69 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDOS, ROBERT C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $77,298.22 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLONE, NINA D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,298.09 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVESAY, JAMES T Employer name Niagara County Amount $77,297.86 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, TAMARA F Employer name Orange County Amount $77,297.82 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTS, TAWANDA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $77,297.59 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, ROBERT G Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $77,296.84 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAN, PETER R Employer name Cornell University Amount $77,296.58 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCISCO, ANNE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $77,296.32 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, ROBERT C, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,296.20 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, JEFFREY J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,296.16 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPER, FRANKLIN D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $77,296.08 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, EDWARD J Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $77,295.84 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, VERONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,295.79 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURINS, JONATHAN D Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $77,295.64 Date 05/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JUDY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $77,295.14 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ERIC Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,294.98 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JAMES Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $77,294.50 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, VERONIKA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,294.19 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RODNEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,294.18 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPAOLA, PETER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,294.09 Date 01/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODOR, MITCHELL A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,293.80 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFORD, ERIC F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,293.80 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REGAN, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $77,292.99 Date 03/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERESA L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $77,292.88 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BETH ANN C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $77,292.66 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROXTON, MONIQUE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $77,292.54 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TONIKA I Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $77,292.02 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARYANN C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,291.93 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKSINSKI, MARK L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,291.84 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUCHOPE, CAROLYN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,291.79 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, CHARMAINE Z Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $77,291.72 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System