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 GAYLE, JEANINE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $67,020.25 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, JEREMY L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $67,019.49 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTARELLI, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $67,019.29 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIBON, WENDY A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $67,018.66 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, CURTIS J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $67,018.43 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, JOHN Employer name Orange County Amount $67,017.82 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, ANITA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $67,017.78 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAURA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $67,017.01 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LAWRENCE J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $67,016.66 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBERDYCK, MARILYN G Employer name Erie County Amount $67,016.36 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KEVIN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $67,016.34 Date 02/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVO, DANIELLE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $67,016.30 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDOTA, NICHOLAS L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $67,016.20 Date 04/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWER, STACEY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $67,016.12 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TAISHA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $67,016.09 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SUSAN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $67,016.06 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, MARCY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $67,015.79 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, EARL F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $67,015.72 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANIEL S Employer name City of Albany Amount $67,015.46 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIER, DANIEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $67,014.43 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, FRANCISCO Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $67,014.33 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, STEVEN D Employer name Rockland County Amount $67,014.23 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, SHAD E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $67,014.13 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STROH, ERIC R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,013.85 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, ARTHUR J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,013.80 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, PAULA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,013.75 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YTUARTE, HENRIETTA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,013.65 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, ELEANOR Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $67,013.24 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITTER, RANDY F Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $67,013.04 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, REBECCA K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $67,012.73 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDER, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,012.34 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIUS, ORSON D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $67,012.13 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, STEVEN L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $67,012.08 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUECKHEIDE, ELFRIEDE S Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $67,011.78 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILANDER, JASON S Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $67,011.31 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $67,011.19 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABUWAL, VINIT K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $67,011.02 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, RAYMOND T Employer name City of Oswego Amount $67,010.58 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACCARELLO, ALLISON M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $67,010.56 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $67,010.55 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAVE, TREVOR J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $67,010.10 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRISTJANSEN, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $67,008.98 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARC A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $67,008.96 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SHANIKA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,008.89 Date 02/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, TERESA J Employer name Putnam County Amount $67,008.85 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDEOUT, JAMES R Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $67,008.85 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES, ANTIONETTE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $67,008.84 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SCOT J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $67,008.80 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RHONDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $67,008.46 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, PETER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $67,008.16 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, ROSALIND K Employer name Sidney Memorial Public Library Amount $67,008.13 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON SCHENK, MICHAEL R Employer name Albany County Amount $67,007.94 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILO, SALVATORE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $67,007.69 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANGRO, RHONDA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,007.66 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIM E Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $67,007.54 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DENISE C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $67,007.46 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, LYNN M Employer name Albany County Amount $67,007.42 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCCO, JAMES L Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $67,007.40 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MAEGHAN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,007.24 Date 08/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, KRISTOPHER R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $67,007.13 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLING, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,007.10 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOW, KENNETH H, JR Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $67,007.05 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, PETER D Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $67,006.76 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSON, JOAN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $67,006.74 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DIANE E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $67,006.71 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, BARBARA J Employer name Putnam County Amount $67,006.66 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTED, STACY B Employer name Schuyler County Amount $67,006.25 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIS, DEBORAH Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $67,006.03 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, OMAR T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $67,005.86 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGH, GLORIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $67,005.72 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $67,005.32 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, MELISSA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $67,005.07 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, LYNNE E Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $67,004.65 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, CRYSTAL A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $67,004.44 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EDWARD Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $67,004.44 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, MADELINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $67,003.65 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, JENNA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $67,003.64 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, EVELYN J Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $67,003.22 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $67,003.03 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAPPETTA, JOSEPH S Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $67,002.93 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CAROL A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $67,002.72 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOHN F Employer name Chemung County Amount $67,002.33 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CATHERINE J Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $67,002.00 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, MIA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $67,002.00 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, STACEY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $67,002.00 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, PABLO, JR Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $67,001.95 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONEY, ERIN E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $67,001.75 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KELLY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $67,001.60 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, FRANCINE M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $67,001.27 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACOB Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $67,001.21 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, ANGELA J Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $67,001.11 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, THOMAS W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $67,001.00 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SANDRA L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $67,000.95 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, STEVEN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $67,000.40 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGEN-BOBERSKY, JENNIFER M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $67,000.18 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUBER, SYLVESTER F, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $67,000.15 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY, LAURIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $66,999.82 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANGELO Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,999.43 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, MARY ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,999.13 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, JEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $66,998.90 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System