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 MASSIE, BRUCE N Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $65,542.95 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNG, STEVEN C Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $65,542.95 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARONDE, MARVA E Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $65,542.61 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS-HUNT, ONI X Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $65,542.30 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TON, THUAN D Employer name Albany County Amount $65,541.49 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, RAYMOND V Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $65,540.72 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURESSI, JOHN A, JR Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $65,540.59 Date 06/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LORRAINE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $65,540.59 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, LINDA S Employer name Orange County Amount $65,540.53 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, OTIS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,540.36 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, SHARON K Employer name Erie County Amount $65,540.27 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RANDY P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $65,540.26 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $65,540.20 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DEVELLE M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $65,539.44 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJA, LEE M Employer name Village of New York Mills Amount $65,539.23 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLIVINSKI, KATLIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,539.10 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, JOSEPH F Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $65,539.08 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENKEL, NICOLE M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $65,539.06 Date 03/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCZKOWIAK, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Amount $65,538.69 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSAN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,538.60 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRELESNICK, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $65,538.31 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWARKA, CAROL E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $65,538.20 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPIERRO, MARISSA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $65,537.20 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNKEL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $65,536.75 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARIC, MARIANNA H Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $65,536.48 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, CLAUDIA M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $65,536.38 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, MICHAEL H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $65,536.33 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, EVELYN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $65,536.32 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETT, ANGEL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,536.16 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, VINCENT P Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $65,535.81 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISCALCHI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $65,535.75 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOCH, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $65,535.75 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, STACEY R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,535.23 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JOHN F Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $65,534.89 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRINITI, JOHN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $65,534.88 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MALRY S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,534.64 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFENDORF, PAUL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $65,534.36 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIEN, PETER A Employer name City of Rome Amount $65,534.17 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, ANTHONY V Employer name Niagara County Amount $65,534.13 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHT, JAMES A Employer name Town of South Bristol Amount $65,534.08 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, ANNE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,533.42 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONO, ANGELO Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $65,533.24 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LAWRENCE Employer name Cortland County Amount $65,533.15 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Erie County Amount $65,532.88 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARCI D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $65,532.62 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, STEVEN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $65,532.54 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, LORRAINE Employer name Erie County Amount $65,532.53 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, DONALD C Employer name Erie County Amount $65,532.52 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERBER, RICHARD E Employer name Erie County Amount $65,532.51 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEVEDO, WILLIAM M Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,532.43 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, ROY E Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $65,532.35 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED-SULLIVAN, LEONORE R Employer name Erie County Amount $65,531.94 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, JON R Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $65,531.84 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, LUIS E Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,531.81 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, EVAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $65,531.77 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $65,531.58 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY G Employer name Erie County Amount $65,531.26 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELNHOFER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,531.14 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINRAUCH, PATRICIA A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $65,531.11 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLING, JESSICA G Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $65,530.97 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, GREGG E Employer name Oswego County Amount $65,530.69 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $65,530.01 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, JENNIFER E Employer name Ulster County Amount $65,529.80 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDYK, DONNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,529.60 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELAH, MICHAEL C Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $65,528.92 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CURTIS J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $65,528.87 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, JEANETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $65,528.51 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL H Employer name Monroe County Amount $65,528.00 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAH, HOLLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $65,527.97 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINRIT, LYNN B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,527.58 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCENAT, JEAN R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,527.51 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, MATTHEW L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $65,527.51 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, LINDA D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $65,527.45 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, ASHLEY E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $65,527.44 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MOLLY Employer name Albany County Amount $65,526.81 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,526.80 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CHRISTY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,526.71 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, BONNIE L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $65,526.43 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, LISA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $65,526.20 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWIND, JEFFREY M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $65,526.16 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRIAKOULIAS, THEONI Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $65,526.05 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN-DI VIRGILIO, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $65,525.56 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON-LAIRD, PATRICIA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $65,525.55 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBA, GLENN J Employer name Erie County Amount $65,525.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $65,525.44 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, BONNIE RAE Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $65,524.74 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOSHUA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $65,524.66 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHURA, KARAMCHAND Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $65,524.57 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, LINDSEY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $65,524.51 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, JORDAN M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $65,524.43 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, LINDA A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,523.93 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $65,523.84 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTA, JAYME M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $65,523.70 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPOWIECKI, MICHELE A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $65,523.20 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, RICHARD E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,523.16 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, RUEDI K, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $65,523.02 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, VERA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $65,522.99 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, CAROL A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $65,522.74 Date 01/27/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, SEAN D Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $65,522.47 Date 07/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VESELY, ARTHUR T Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $65,522.23 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System