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 AGUNZO, MARIANNA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $64,384.48 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, WENDY E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,384.16 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITER, EVELYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,384.07 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KATHLEEN S Employer name Town of Massena Amount $64,383.77 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROARK, RICHARD B, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,383.73 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Chemung County Amount $64,383.48 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZINA, DONALD H Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $64,383.44 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALKER, JANET H Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,383.12 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CORY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $64,382.95 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, SHINIDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,382.90 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPO, TRAVIS A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $64,382.86 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SAMUEL T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $64,382.52 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, JEFFREY R Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $64,382.23 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, MONTY L Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $64,382.21 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVITT, LEE J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $64,382.17 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNAN, DANIEL J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $64,381.88 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, ERNST Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,381.69 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BRANDON D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $64,381.54 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEY, KEITH R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $64,381.37 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSY, MORLY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $64,381.13 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARENO, CHRISTINE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $64,380.41 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFER, DAVID H Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,380.30 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,380.29 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDEN, DENNIS A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $64,380.03 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, GORETTI W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,379.97 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAS, AMELIA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $64,379.71 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KELLY L Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,379.58 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBARKER, ROBERT J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $64,379.58 Date 03/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIGGINS, ARTHUR R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,379.49 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, PEGGY M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $64,379.16 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RICHARD E Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $64,379.00 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMANN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,378.85 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PETER F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $64,378.85 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, ROBERT E Employer name Seneca County Amount $64,378.70 Date 01/31/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEICHERT, HENRY J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,378.69 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIELLA, CAROL A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $64,378.26 Date 03/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, GREGORY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $64,378.25 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, LEE T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,377.76 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, BRANDON Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $64,377.75 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU MONT, WILLIAM K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,377.74 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACOFF, RACHEL N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,377.36 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEATHER L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,377.09 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITARD, ROSA LINDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $64,377.01 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGS, JOSEPH K Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $64,376.72 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLADIAN, ANDREW F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $64,376.60 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $64,376.52 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATONE, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $64,376.52 Date 07/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRAD, MUNIRA A Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $64,376.40 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COMB, MIRANDA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $64,376.06 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,375.95 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLISS, ROBERT S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $64,375.92 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, ANDREW R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $64,375.35 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHMAN, JAMES O Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $64,374.73 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANNITRA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $64,374.48 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,374.43 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLILAND, JASON F Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $64,374.40 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHEV, NICHOLAS G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,374.28 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,374.09 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTINO, ROBIN S Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $64,373.94 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, SUSAN F Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $64,373.74 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGENTHAL, ANNA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $64,373.35 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIETA, MICHAEL J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $64,373.19 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, VINCENT S, IV Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,372.86 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RONALD A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $64,372.48 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, CLARA S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,372.42 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, SALLY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $64,372.08 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, JEFFREY P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $64,371.92 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOGIE, DENISE L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $64,371.23 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAQUAN C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $64,371.05 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ROBIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,371.05 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, PHILIP T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,371.05 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JENISE C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $64,370.69 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLEY-BULLOCK, MARY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,370.68 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCIARONE, NANCY J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $64,370.56 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, WAI M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $64,370.51 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMINERIO, SALVATORE J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $64,370.28 Date 03/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARPF, SHERI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,370.15 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTUCCA, BARBARA A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $64,369.61 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, THEODORE P Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $64,369.47 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LAUREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,369.42 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, JANET L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $64,369.35 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, DOUGLAS P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $64,369.17 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOGRADECZ, CSABA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,368.88 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, TANISHA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $64,368.44 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, THERESA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $64,368.05 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMBURELIS, KASANDRA M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,367.97 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTOR, ANGELINE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $64,367.82 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, ISAIAH H, JR Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $64,367.71 Date 01/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, PATRINA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,367.42 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLEOD, THOMAS J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $64,367.40 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAGNA, KATHLEEN G Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $64,367.40 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, JOHN J Employer name Otsego County Amount $64,367.34 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $64,367.10 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARYANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $64,367.07 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOGHT, JAMES S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $64,366.64 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHY, DAVID J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $64,366.63 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCIONE, MILENA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,366.46 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGGETT, CATHERINE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $64,366.44 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREK, DAVID B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $64,366.41 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENDEL, MARIA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,366.27 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System