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 CALOGERO, KATHERINE M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $66,815.34 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISHER, BENNIE, III Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $66,814.82 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUPIN, BUFORD A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $66,814.13 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ARTHUR R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $66,814.11 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNOLO, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,813.91 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JUSTIN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $66,813.64 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANO, FRANK A Employer name Erie County Amount $66,813.54 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, JOSEPH F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,813.37 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, JAMES M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $66,813.15 Date 01/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ASHLEY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,813.02 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $66,812.93 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $66,811.99 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATILE, MONICA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $66,811.71 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $66,811.47 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN VORCE, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $66,811.40 Date 08/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TINA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $66,810.91 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, DENISE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $66,810.72 Date 09/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLVINA, CINDY S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $66,810.67 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEVIN K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $66,810.56 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, STEPHEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,810.49 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCHO, STEVEN D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,809.84 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORADO, LUIS C Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $66,809.24 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMLEY, MICHAEL G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $66,808.82 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, GAYLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $66,808.79 Date 11/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSA, SHARON Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,808.76 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIS, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $66,807.97 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURIE, KRISTEN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $66,807.86 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKENA, ROLLAND Employer name Orange County Amount $66,807.24 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $66,807.22 Date 02/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVUCCI, ANTHONY J Employer name Orange County Amount $66,807.16 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JOHN W Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,807.15 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SARAH A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,806.93 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOL, IVY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $66,806.55 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, WENDY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $66,806.52 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSS, NINA R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $66,806.49 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALY, WALID Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $66,806.31 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MELISSA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $66,806.30 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KELLY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $66,806.00 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRELL, STEVEN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $66,805.28 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHAD M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $66,805.25 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ALLAIN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $66,804.83 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KEVIN P Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $66,804.62 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZERBA, DAWN M Employer name City of Rye Amount $66,804.58 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MICHAEL D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $66,804.38 Date 10/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, STEPHEN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $66,804.03 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, NANCY K Employer name Orleans County Amount $66,803.85 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, BRADLEY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,803.75 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GERALD R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $66,803.62 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, BASSAM Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $66,803.32 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DANIEL K Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,803.30 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, TOBY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $66,802.47 Date 09/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, VIRGIL D, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $66,802.32 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, AMANDA B Employer name Ontario County Amount $66,802.21 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWALM, DAVID Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $66,801.79 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, WENDY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $66,801.39 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENIQUEZ, MARIBEL Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $66,801.29 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $66,801.23 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Cortland County Amount $66,800.80 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODE, SHANNON M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $66,800.03 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBHAM, OLIVIA C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $66,799.60 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KELLI S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,799.54 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWARYN, HEATHER I Employer name Cayuga County Amount $66,798.65 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOY, JOANNE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,798.46 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER-MARSH, DONNA M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $66,797.28 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ARLENE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $66,797.28 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DA VONN D Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $66,797.09 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKES, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,796.93 Date 11/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULES, JEFFERY J Employer name Village of Owego Amount $66,796.80 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNESSA-HAYWOOD, LAURA K Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,796.61 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, LORI A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,796.61 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREW, ELANA L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $66,796.57 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTS, PENNY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $66,796.45 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JERRICK T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $66,796.17 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNONE, BARBARA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $66,796.11 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $66,795.62 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, ZARINAH H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $66,794.82 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, DALE P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $66,794.51 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLETTA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $66,794.50 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASINGTON, SHAUN A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $66,794.42 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOVISTOSKI, JEFFREY E Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $66,794.30 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAMB, SHERONICA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $66,794.23 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGNO, ANTHONY V Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $66,794.01 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, TRACY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $66,793.19 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JASON C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $66,793.17 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGATTO, MICHAEL V Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $66,792.68 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABER, EDWARD P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $66,792.47 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERO, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $66,792.44 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLENBRAND, CATHERINE A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $66,792.29 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLEY, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $66,792.23 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, JENNIFER E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $66,792.10 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHILBER, PETER D Employer name Erie County Amount $66,792.10 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCE, FRANKLIN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $66,792.03 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYPPOLITE, MARTINE ROSE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $66,792.03 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDDINGS, WILLIAM G, III Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $66,791.94 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CRYSTAL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $66,791.90 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANABURGH, BRETT Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $66,791.89 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, KEIR D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $66,791.41 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAMORE, ROSILYN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $66,791.40 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PATRICK O Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $66,791.11 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, BEVERLY Employer name Fulton County Amount $66,790.59 Date 03/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System