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 SHERRY, JEANNE T Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $64,300.76 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,300.54 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSERT, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,300.52 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DANA L Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $64,300.08 Date 07/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOFFORD, BARBARA Employer name Putnam County Amount $64,299.61 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, COLLEEN R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $64,299.48 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNOR, GLENSTON Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $64,299.36 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEBEL, ANDREA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,299.09 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, CLAUDIA R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $64,299.04 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, GLENDON D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,298.95 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULAC, SANDRA D Employer name City of Troy Amount $64,298.94 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, THOMAS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $64,298.91 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, TODD R Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,298.69 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONDERS, ROBERT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $64,298.54 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, AMANDA D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $64,298.25 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,297.53 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JASON J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,297.48 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDIG, TODD S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $64,297.38 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLE, NATALIE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $64,296.97 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, THOMAS R Employer name Columbia County Amount $64,296.66 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, PAUL W Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $64,296.58 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $64,296.48 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, CYNTHIA C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,296.17 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $64,296.00 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIRANA, JAMES A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,295.47 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLEN, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $64,295.42 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-STANLEY, MARIA E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $64,295.22 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $64,294.77 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELANIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,294.74 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROELICHER, DONNA B Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $64,294.36 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, YVETTE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $64,294.20 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALITURI, AMANDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $64,294.18 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,292.97 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTALOSKY, GEORGE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $64,292.72 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BRIAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $64,292.65 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARD, KEVIN T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,292.65 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, CHERYL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $64,292.50 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAD, JOSEPH M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,292.48 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, MATTHEW T Employer name Livingston County Amount $64,292.46 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURMA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $64,292.21 Date 03/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KRISTEN L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $64,291.38 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, PETER D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,291.33 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, SHARON A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,291.09 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, MICHAEL E Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $64,290.82 Date 04/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LISA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $64,290.81 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $64,290.80 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SAVITA D Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $64,290.80 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHELLE C Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $64,290.42 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, KAREEM L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $64,290.39 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRY, BARBARA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $64,290.05 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, OLIVIA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $64,290.04 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENIOWICH, REGINA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $64,290.00 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, KATHERINE Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $64,289.94 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, CARMEN J, JR Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $64,289.92 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, HAYDEN E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,289.51 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, KARMEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,289.49 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, SUSAN C Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $64,288.96 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, ZACHERY K Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $64,288.69 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JESSICA Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $64,288.57 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIOTTO, LISA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,288.44 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, PATRICK H Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $64,288.40 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TANISHA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,288.25 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $64,287.61 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ANDREW S Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $64,287.54 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, LISA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $64,287.54 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANAS, MICHELLE Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $64,287.48 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLABE, PIERRE F Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $64,287.33 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIA, RACHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $64,287.31 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, RONALD E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $64,286.84 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAL, KIRAT Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $64,286.74 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, BRYON Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $64,286.41 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, CAROL ANNE Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $64,286.38 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $64,286.33 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTURIK, MARK A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $64,286.23 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDER, LISA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $64,285.91 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Broome County Amount $64,285.53 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $64,285.12 Date 04/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMAKIS, JAMES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,285.10 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, RONALD A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $64,284.87 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIFKAROVSKI, LJUPCO Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,284.54 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOISIN, ERIN C Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $64,284.49 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ROBERT F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $64,284.27 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CLIFFORD K Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $64,284.27 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACROPOULOS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,284.24 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISIDORO, JOSE A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $64,284.16 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLOFF, PATRICK P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,284.15 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARZYCH, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $64,284.02 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, ROSEANN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,283.90 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPCS, GEORGE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $64,283.90 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, KAREN B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $64,283.83 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENGKHAM, AKOKO Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $64,283.40 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, MARK A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $64,283.21 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROOMPAS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $64,282.74 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERINA, JOHN H Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $64,282.70 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTE, JAMES E, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $64,282.67 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNERT, ALICE Employer name Orange County Amount $64,282.31 Date 06/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERO, RORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $64,282.11 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN, CLAUDIA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,282.10 Date 08/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKO, LORI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $64,282.10 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, BRIDGET M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $64,282.10 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System