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 MULLINGS, MAISHALEE P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $70,651.30 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, RYAN M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $70,651.01 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Education Department Amount $70,650.61 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, MANUEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $70,650.58 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, SANDRA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $70,650.45 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATOLA, JENNIFER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,650.23 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANITO, GERARD F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $70,650.01 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBELEIN, BRIAN G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $70,649.85 Date 11/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SHERI L Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $70,649.27 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, GLORIA S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $70,649.12 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERFLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $70,649.08 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPERMAN, BELINDA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $70,648.27 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $70,648.22 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVOL, GAIL Employer name Village of Huntington Bay Amount $70,647.97 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHSERJIAN, GEORGE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $70,647.84 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $70,647.60 Date 02/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHERN, MICHAEL B Employer name Hewlett Bay Fire District Amount $70,647.20 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, FLOUD DANEALE N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $70,647.11 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASIE, NATHANIEL L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $70,647.01 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERHELD, ANTHONY S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,646.79 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, THELMA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $70,646.68 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, JOSEPHINE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $70,646.35 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWBACK, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $70,646.13 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEBLOND, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,645.95 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNIG, LEE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $70,645.54 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DALE J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $70,645.45 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRUN, RANDY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $70,645.23 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $70,645.14 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLWILL, JENNIFER A Employer name Department of Health Amount $70,645.07 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, MARY-JANE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $70,644.61 Date 04/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, RAFEAL S, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,644.31 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANIG, RACHEL B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $70,644.27 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $70,644.15 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, DENISE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $70,644.11 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, JENA M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $70,643.88 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, LISA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,643.85 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, JONATHAN E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $70,643.27 Date 03/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $70,643.00 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOSEPH E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,642.70 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINO, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,642.57 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $70,642.51 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, CHAD M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $70,642.45 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, LESLIE Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $70,642.19 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, KAREN M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $70,642.04 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSAR, JENNA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,641.77 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, JAMES W Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $70,641.28 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $70,641.25 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, GLENN W Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $70,641.08 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, MOSHE H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $70,640.77 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KRISTINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,640.34 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JOHN R, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $70,640.12 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVOTTI, LINDA A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $70,639.93 Date 04/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAM, BRIAN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,639.90 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLONDELL, DEBORAH A Employer name Wayne County Amount $70,639.86 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, ERIN H Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $70,639.61 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, MARK H Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $70,639.58 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, HEATHER B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $70,639.14 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICUCCI, ROBERT Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $70,638.94 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, TAYLOR E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,638.90 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ANGELA R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $70,638.85 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, LISA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,638.81 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, DEANNE A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $70,638.69 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, WENDY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $70,638.32 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, REBECCA G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $70,638.31 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, COREY R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $70,638.24 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, LAURIE M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $70,637.86 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $70,637.50 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CRAIG F Employer name Ulster County Amount $70,637.40 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNER, DEBORAH J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $70,637.30 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, RYAN P Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $70,637.15 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, HILLORY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $70,636.75 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, FELIPE, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,636.71 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWTHARD, GARY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $70,636.27 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MEGAN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,636.18 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDONISIO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $70,635.96 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LISA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $70,635.64 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, JAMES L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $70,635.45 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $70,635.23 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, NANCY I Employer name Enterprise Charter School Amount $70,635.10 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVENTUD, TOMAS J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,635.08 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHERITY N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $70,634.93 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, COURTNEY B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $70,634.51 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SCOTT C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $70,634.14 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, DERRIC B Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $70,633.60 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARIA A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $70,633.38 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SCOTT W Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $70,633.29 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JONATHAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $70,632.50 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,632.45 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUGINO, WILLIAM Employer name Erie County Amount $70,631.75 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERGION, JENNIFER P Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $70,631.53 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISULA, ROMAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,631.27 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, CHAD R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $70,631.04 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPEN, JASON M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $70,630.71 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AARON S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,630.67 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, DIANE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $70,630.54 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, JOHN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,630.47 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUKACS, PAUL M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,629.74 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLIO, NORMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,629.70 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JUDITH A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $70,629.40 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, WENDY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,629.17 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System