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 SMIDT, SUSAN Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $68,927.17 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANGER, PAUL R, JR Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $68,926.64 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPHAM, JENNIFER W Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $68,926.40 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLINO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,926.17 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, STEPHEN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,925.90 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CAROL R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $68,925.85 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPILATO, GUILLERMO A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $68,925.77 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANA, MARK A Employer name Erie County Amount $68,925.74 Date 04/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, JO ANN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $68,925.73 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, KAREN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,925.44 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RACHAEL H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,925.42 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUI, YINGZI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,925.12 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PHILLIP A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $68,924.90 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTEAU, CRAIG A Employer name Albany County Amount $68,924.63 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IURATO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $68,924.59 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, JOHN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,924.45 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CAROLE K Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $68,924.44 Date 10/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALTON, NORMA J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $68,924.24 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, CAROL Y Employer name Office For Technology Amount $68,924.07 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DANIEL G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,924.00 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, INGRID J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,923.88 Date 09/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAR, DAVID, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $68,923.67 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISE, DAVID I Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $68,923.18 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZEL, DANIEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $68,923.09 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, MATTHEW W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $68,922.97 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $68,922.91 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTA, FRANK Employer name City of Rye Amount $68,922.87 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $68,922.69 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEEM, MUHAMMAD Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $68,922.65 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, STEPHANIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,922.24 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNESE-ANASTASI, ELAINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,921.08 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, HAROLD C, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,921.08 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, EVELYN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,921.08 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGAROLA, HOPE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,921.08 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,921.08 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, NORA P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,921.08 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNINO, DONNA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,921.08 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCO, DOROTHY C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $68,921.08 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, THERESA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $68,921.08 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, LYNDON R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $68,921.08 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST-SPICER, LEROY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $68,921.08 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RUSSELL D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $68,921.08 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, LOURDES Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $68,921.08 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, BENJAMIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,920.89 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIEC, CHARLES M Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $68,920.45 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, LINDA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $68,920.44 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, MARILYN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,919.94 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, STEVEN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $68,919.86 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, SUZANNE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $68,919.76 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOSKI, VALERIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,919.73 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DIANE M Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $68,918.72 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFIELD, RICHARD L Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $68,918.54 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM-WILLIAMS, CHARMAINE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $68,918.38 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, STACEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $68,918.28 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE-MONTHIE, ROBERTA Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $68,918.26 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, GARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,918.20 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUA, JERMINA T Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,917.52 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVER, MALISSA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,917.52 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, MI-AE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,917.50 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGENOS, LINDSEY E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,917.06 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, GENEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,916.95 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPINO, JEAN H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,916.90 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $68,916.89 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, KATHERINE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,916.84 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, REBECCA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $68,916.23 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, ANDREW J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,915.23 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, DOROTHY M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $68,914.84 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, JESSICA F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $68,914.49 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETO, STEVEN Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $68,914.48 Date 12/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, TAMMY R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $68,914.14 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, ROBERT Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $68,914.13 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJTYKA, MICHAEL A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $68,914.09 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MARJORIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $68,913.73 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, DAMIE ELIZABETH Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $68,912.93 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON DER HEYDE, JUSTIN Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $68,912.54 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $68,912.32 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, KEVIN R Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $68,912.24 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $68,912.09 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, JOAN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $68,911.91 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, SAMUEL C Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $68,911.83 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,911.73 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIRGUIS, SHERIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,911.72 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGANTE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $68,911.57 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALKO, WILLIAM J Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,911.36 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, JOSEPH W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $68,910.67 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $68,910.23 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICUD, MARK G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $68,909.44 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JOAN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $68,909.10 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $68,908.80 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, QUALA R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,908.48 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ALBERTO B Employer name Village of Northport Amount $68,908.33 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN, MIRANDA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $68,908.15 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNIE, HYLAND E, III Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,907.95 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RITA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $68,907.53 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, SUSAN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $68,906.89 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,906.59 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KAREN A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $68,906.41 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVEGES, EDWARD L, JR Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $68,906.17 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, SANDRA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,905.87 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASSMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,905.45 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System