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 AUERBACH, VICKI J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,750.54 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, FRANCIS T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,750.25 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGATA, SAMUEL, JR Employer name Village of Upper Brookville Amount $64,750.00 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, RONALD L Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,749.81 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DONALD M, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,749.76 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBIA, ANTHONY P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,749.66 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVRIKAKIS, EMMANUEL Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $64,749.34 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $64,749.12 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COKLEY, DENNIS L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,749.11 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKARSKI, KATHRYN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,749.08 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIFICI, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,749.07 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTING, DAVID A Employer name Erie County Amount $64,749.00 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Essex County Amount $64,748.49 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,748.40 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSZYNSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,747.62 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $64,747.22 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, ROWILSON S Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $64,747.07 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, GLADYSSE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $64,746.81 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNKER, RICHARD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $64,746.80 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILKA, VASILIQI Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $64,745.92 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, GRANT E Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $64,745.80 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, DAKOTA D Employer name Town of West Monroe Amount $64,745.79 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMORE, JAMES J Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $64,745.65 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $64,745.28 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,745.10 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHELE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $64,745.07 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWERYNIAK, SARA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,745.01 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUPONT, MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $64,744.95 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARGARET Employer name Town of Islip Amount $64,744.88 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DENNIS M, JR Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $64,744.83 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHUM, ALPHONSO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $64,744.73 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERLACH, DEBORAH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,744.57 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCA, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,744.44 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $64,744.13 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, DAVID S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,743.95 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ELAINE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $64,743.89 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESAY, ADAMA ISHA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,743.78 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMMONE, HEATHER A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $64,743.68 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCHUK, ALEX G Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $64,743.49 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY DOWNEY, CASEY L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $64,743.09 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, ZACHARY C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $64,742.78 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DONNA K Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $64,742.35 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JING, MEI Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $64,741.69 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLA, ROCCO Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $64,741.35 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JONATHAN A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,741.06 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DORIS S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $64,740.66 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, NICHOLAS R Employer name Ontario County Amount $64,740.49 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,740.34 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, JASON M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $64,740.20 Date 05/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUVER, JILL S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,740.17 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCHAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $64,740.16 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENICK, REMI L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $64,740.15 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORMAN, MATTHEW A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,739.90 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITRE, ADAM V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,739.88 Date 10/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, CYNTHIA HALLAM Employer name Montgomery County Amount $64,739.85 Date 12/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN A, JR Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $64,739.67 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDOMO, SELMA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,739.61 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLKES, DENISE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,739.57 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, JAICYKUTTY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,739.24 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, LUKE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $64,739.10 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, SARAH JO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,738.96 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $64,738.86 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOTEN, JOHN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $64,738.73 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLENS, ELAINE V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,737.95 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DONNA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,737.77 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAYARATH, MICHAEL V Employer name Tompkins County Amount $64,737.66 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SUSAN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $64,737.46 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, TIMOTHY R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $64,737.39 Date 10/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTOSH, SARAH J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $64,737.16 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVEROCKER, MARGARET A Employer name Education Department Amount $64,737.15 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, ERIC S Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,737.07 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURRERA-MOUTOPOULOS, ROSA M R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,736.92 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $64,736.92 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSCHER, LAURA A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $64,736.38 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGLER, ROBERT W, III Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,736.32 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETT, SUSAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,736.27 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CASTRO, DEANNA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,736.22 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $64,735.84 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRICH, GAYLE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $64,735.58 Date 02/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, AMY M Employer name Ulster County Amount $64,735.57 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $64,734.94 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TODD M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $64,734.57 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDOSHYTKO, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,734.49 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAB, REBECCA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,734.34 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBICKI, JAMES C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,734.23 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, NILDA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $64,734.03 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPS, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $64,734.00 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTON, DWAIN H Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $64,733.99 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIECK, PATRCIA J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,733.98 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARSDALE-MILLER, DIANE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,733.91 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, EMANUEL Employer name Albany County Amount $64,733.87 Date 01/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBEY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $64,733.81 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMBELE, JANE P Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $64,733.27 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGY, TRAVIS J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,733.26 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, JENNIFER V Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $64,733.23 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, JOSE A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $64,733.17 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, ROGER K, JR Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $64,732.82 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVA, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $64,732.79 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, JEREMY M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $64,732.74 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDESMA, MARIBEL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $64,732.72 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System