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 WUORIO, EDWARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $64,138.17 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, SCOTT R Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $64,137.60 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, GLEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $64,137.45 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEK, ANTOINETTE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,137.44 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JULIO Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,137.08 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIVEAU, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $64,136.88 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SOYINI A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $64,136.87 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAFFIE, JOHN J Employer name Broome County Amount $64,136.69 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, LOUIS E, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $64,136.44 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, ANYA O Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $64,136.05 Date 10/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADSEN, LINDA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $64,136.04 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARGATIS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $64,135.85 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LISA Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $64,135.26 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, TERRI D Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $64,135.12 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAPONARA, ANGELA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $64,134.87 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAISMAN, DEMIAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $64,134.69 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ELLEN J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $64,134.60 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, PERRY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $64,134.40 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JENNIFER R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $64,134.40 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAHOS, DAWN M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $64,134.15 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JULIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,134.06 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELSON, STEFANIE D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $64,134.06 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Akron Amount $64,134.06 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMBORSKE, DENISE C Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $64,134.02 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SEAN P Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $64,133.94 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, COLLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $64,133.77 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, COURTNEY N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $64,133.59 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, LAURA M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $64,133.58 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, VONCILLE G Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $64,133.16 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAVES, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $64,133.12 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, PAUL D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $64,132.99 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GARY S Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $64,132.98 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CRUZ A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $64,132.85 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, MARY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,132.50 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIPP, JAMES C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $64,132.42 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, LISA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $64,132.29 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MELISSA R Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $64,131.83 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $64,131.45 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOVICH, YELENA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $64,131.36 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, SPENCER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $64,131.22 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTINA, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $64,131.20 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, THERESA M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $64,130.46 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JESSICA N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $64,130.27 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDELL, JEAN ANN Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $64,130.11 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAWSKI, ALLAN L Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $64,130.04 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLES, DONNA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $64,129.74 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, MARK R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $64,129.01 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEMIT, DIMITRY E Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $64,128.65 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, JULIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $64,128.48 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACRUZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $64,128.33 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, RICHARD J Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $64,128.29 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, BYRON J, JR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $64,128.15 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, DIANNE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $64,128.04 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, DAVID L Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $64,128.04 Date 12/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, RAE-LYN F Employer name Town of Malta Amount $64,127.80 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASAMOAH, BENJAMIN K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $64,127.64 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLER, JODEE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $64,127.33 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONIERS, RONNETTE A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $64,126.76 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, JANET L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $64,126.51 Date 07/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERMAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Marion Amount $64,126.31 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $64,126.20 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEYER, SANDRA P Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $64,126.20 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, HAROLD H Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $64,126.17 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, REYNA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,126.13 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $64,125.19 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, MARK A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,125.13 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONNA, STELLA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $64,125.00 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, JAMES M Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $64,124.75 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICIA Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $64,124.45 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTYNIAK, DANIEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $64,124.24 Date 12/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $64,124.03 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, BRUCE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $64,123.74 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $64,123.64 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIM, LINDA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $64,123.57 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MARK S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $64,123.51 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURINI, EDWARD G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $64,123.49 Date 01/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCEY, PATRICIA K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $64,123.49 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATO, MARIA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $64,123.48 Date 02/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUTHIER-JAMES, JOSHUA G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $64,123.43 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABNER, LINDA J Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $64,123.30 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMANN, DONNA JEAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $64,123.20 Date 05/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, EILEEN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $64,123.15 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSCIA, DARYL J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $64,122.80 Date 07/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $64,122.14 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, DOIRINNE C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $64,122.11 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RETHA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $64,122.05 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOANNE Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $64,121.95 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMISON, STEVEN A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $64,121.68 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, EDWARD M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $64,121.64 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCIFORTI, THERESA V Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $64,121.63 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, WILLIAM J, IV Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $64,121.19 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, GILENE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $64,120.96 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TODD R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $64,120.91 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHRISTINA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $64,120.53 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, TY Q Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $64,120.37 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $64,120.08 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMETO, JEANNETTE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $64,119.98 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, ANTHONY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $64,119.90 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, EMILY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $64,119.37 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, RONALD P Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $64,119.32 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System