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 DI SALVO, ALEJANDRA P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $68,423.04 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEER, DARRYL F Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,422.98 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ELYSE S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $68,422.85 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HEARN, JOSEPH H, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,422.64 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, KEVIN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,422.52 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAPO, KEVIN M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $68,422.46 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARTANIAN, LOU-ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,422.40 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,422.40 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHELE G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $68,422.40 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, LONNIE D Employer name Chemung County Amount $68,422.31 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, HUGO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,422.31 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, YVETTE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $68,422.29 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JACKIE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $68,422.23 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JULIE W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,421.82 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, TITUS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $68,421.78 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, JULIE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $68,421.75 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCKELLO, AMANDA R Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $68,421.12 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-SPANN, JUNE M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $68,420.72 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRFEL, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $68,420.52 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELORMINO, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $68,420.27 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMO, ANNAMARIE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $68,420.20 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JOSEPH W Employer name Allegany County Amount $68,420.17 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS O Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $68,419.68 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWSER, DANA J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $68,419.66 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, DONALD R, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $68,419.50 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, JOAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $68,419.46 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLUDEINSKI, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $68,419.41 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DOUGLAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $68,418.55 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESMAN, AMY C Employer name New City Library Amount $68,418.39 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RONALD V Employer name City of Kingston Amount $68,417.67 Date 05/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $68,417.56 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JAMES J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $68,416.88 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MICHELE M Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $68,416.84 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $68,416.59 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JONATHAN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $68,415.96 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, MARY S Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $68,415.33 Date 04/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUICH, ANTHONY S Employer name Erie County Amount $68,415.32 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, SANDRA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $68,415.22 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRETTE, JEANETTE S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $68,415.11 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, FRANCES J Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $68,415.00 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, SEBASTIAN Employer name Town of Islip Amount $68,414.94 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, JOSHUA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $68,414.30 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, ARTHUR J Employer name Albany County Amount $68,413.85 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, COLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $68,413.43 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAM, MARY E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $68,413.29 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERUTI, DEIRDRE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,413.17 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, CHRISTINA D Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,412.00 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LASCO, JACQUELINE N Employer name Department of Health Amount $68,412.00 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, JAMES E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $68,411.92 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, DANIEL W Employer name Otsego County Amount $68,411.79 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOROSKI, GREG D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,411.64 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $68,411.38 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIZ, FRANKLIN N Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $68,411.24 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRILLE, PIERRE ROBERT Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $68,411.13 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSICA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $68,411.10 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, TERRANCE C Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $68,410.96 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECALIANOS, PETER Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $68,410.95 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, CHRISTINE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $68,410.86 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, BRIAN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,410.75 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, KERN ANTHONY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $68,410.75 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIR, DEBORAH Employer name Education Department Amount $68,410.35 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JACK E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $68,410.30 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, PATRICK T Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $68,410.25 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCEPPAQUERCIA, ANTHONY F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $68,409.99 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ZORN, CHANDLER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $68,409.66 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLIN, SCOTT L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $68,409.47 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, MILDRE Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $68,409.41 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, ANTHONY W Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $68,408.66 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLQUIST, DEANNA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $68,408.34 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONASON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $68,407.88 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HOWARD E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $68,407.86 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, BETH A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $68,407.51 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIS, CAROLYN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $68,407.24 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONCICH, MEGAN M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $68,406.97 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOWICZ, NICHOLAS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $68,406.58 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTINE, SCOTT J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $68,406.58 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, SEAN R Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $68,406.42 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $68,406.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLIG, DAVID G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $68,406.24 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINACCI, FRANK K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $68,406.22 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ANDREA L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $68,405.99 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,405.57 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES, CAROL L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $68,405.25 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, AMY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $68,404.65 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONG, THERESA ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $68,404.05 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FEE, ALAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $68,403.84 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, DAWN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $68,403.55 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATT, CHRISTINE Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $68,403.38 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARETAKIS, HENRY J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $68,403.19 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, TIMOTHY D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $68,402.88 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $68,402.43 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, BRENNA S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,402.36 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $68,402.16 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JEAN Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $68,401.28 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL W Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $68,400.84 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALLONE, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Tioga County Amount $68,400.67 Date 10/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDAGLIA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $68,400.43 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MARGARET J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $68,400.36 Date 09/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, MALKAH Employer name Westchester County Amount $68,400.13 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, ROCHELLE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $68,400.04 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System