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 HERBERGER, ELAINE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $63,978.25 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOPOLD, DIANE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $63,977.38 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, SUELLEN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $63,977.28 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, STEPHEN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,976.70 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELL, JOHN F Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $63,976.68 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKMAN, SHIRLEY K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,976.53 Date 09/20/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTER-MARTINEZ, ANTHEA MAE Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $63,976.07 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, ZHAO B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,975.84 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, THOMAS G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,975.84 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAWAY, JOEL P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $63,975.42 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, KRISTA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $63,975.39 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, SUZANNE R Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,975.03 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWATHNEY, ANDREW R Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $63,974.91 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABASERVICE, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,974.54 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAY, MARIA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,974.53 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-GOLDSTON, LILA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,974.51 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'OLIO, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $63,974.19 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $63,974.07 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, MARIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,973.89 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC QUARRIE, BARBARA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,973.07 Date 01/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHANEQUA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,972.96 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, NICHOLAS R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $63,972.63 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JODI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,972.61 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, TERENCE Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $63,972.27 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DANIEL J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,971.94 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, DENNIS J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $63,971.88 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLS, JUSTIN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,971.51 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, MORGAN J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,971.36 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ANDREA Q Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $63,970.92 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, MA-EVANGELINE E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $63,970.91 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, CRAIG R Employer name Schuyler County Amount $63,970.72 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,970.68 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, CHARLES V Employer name Cornell University Amount $63,970.60 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, LISA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $63,969.88 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WENDY F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $63,969.74 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKO, PETER Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,969.71 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRON, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $63,969.68 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RYAN J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $63,969.57 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCIER, SARAH K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,969.56 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JAMES C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,969.33 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKUNDA, LUKE N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,969.16 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JEANNE I Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $63,969.09 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, VANESSA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, CRAIG W Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHZET, MELISSA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, KAREN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSCHEL, LISA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, WENDY S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,969.08 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $63,969.07 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, GERALD S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $63,968.85 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBYN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,968.72 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, MICHELLE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,968.62 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, NIKKI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,968.20 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZEOS, NICHOLAS E Employer name Department of Law Amount $63,968.15 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCILE, TERI L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $63,968.15 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,967.83 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BENJAMIN T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $63,967.73 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSETTE, MARC A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,967.73 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, KATHRYN M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $63,967.28 Date 02/13/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, LEON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,967.23 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANE, NICHOLAS F Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $63,966.77 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKEN, APRIL J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $63,966.74 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, JERROD J Employer name Cornell University Amount $63,966.12 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,965.66 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBY, SYLVIA W Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,965.66 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOYOC, PETER K Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,965.66 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LIANNA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $63,965.65 Date 11/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENESHA, CLAY T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $63,965.10 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, GHENAIDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $63,965.02 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAHER, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,964.79 Date 08/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,964.55 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, GINA B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,964.30 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELONE, PHILIP A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $63,964.30 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $63,964.03 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMENT, ALEXANDER M Employer name City of Rome Amount $63,963.78 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, THOMAS W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,963.77 Date 06/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMANGINO, DENISE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,963.63 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, REBECCA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,962.82 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONEZ, JOSEPH S Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,962.43 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, ANDRE Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $63,962.42 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, FRANCIS C Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $63,961.78 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAUN C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $63,961.76 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKMAN, PAMELA J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $63,961.67 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDIE, ROBERT PAUL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,961.66 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, PAULINE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $63,961.55 Date 02/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOFTAS, DENISE J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $63,960.48 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID T Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $63,959.93 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALFANO, LYNN V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $63,959.73 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIELLO, RALPH A Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $63,959.73 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SANDRA F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,959.67 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITTEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,959.29 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECK, LISA J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $63,959.27 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, BERNADINE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,959.23 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, NEIL M Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $63,959.19 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JOHN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $63,959.03 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDRIZI, BURIM Employer name City of Rye Amount $63,958.78 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, ALISIA Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,958.68 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, JONATHAN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $63,958.63 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, RALPH S Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,958.39 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LEONNE A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $63,958.39 Date 02/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System