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 WEYDIG, NILSA P Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $63,638.88 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKLOW, DIANE J Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $63,638.88 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,638.60 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, AILEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,638.31 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, RUSSELL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,638.27 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGH, JOSHUA G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,637.89 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, CHARLES B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $63,637.77 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIN, BILLY J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $63,637.49 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODELL, CHRISTINE H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $63,636.76 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $63,636.61 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TERRIE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,636.34 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, VILMA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,635.88 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAY VITELLO, KAREN L Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $63,635.87 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, SHARON M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $63,635.85 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, ALLISON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,635.44 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, EMY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,635.32 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, LORETTA I Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $63,635.28 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNIER, JAMES H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $63,634.52 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGELSKI, EDWARD Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $63,634.37 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANI, FABIO Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $63,634.13 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVINOVSKY, ARKADY Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $63,634.13 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSENHEIMER, VICTORIA D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $63,634.08 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $63,634.08 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, LISA C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $63,633.92 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, DAVID H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $63,633.74 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWVER, ANNETTE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,633.35 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KEITH E Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $63,633.10 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANCE, RENEE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,632.95 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, JAVIER Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,632.95 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, LORI M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $63,632.60 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JONATHAN D Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $63,632.55 Date 11/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, SUSAN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $63,632.51 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JOANNE T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,632.10 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, JAMES F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $63,631.93 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, BRUCE Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,631.62 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, KANIKA Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $63,631.48 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, DANIEL P Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $63,631.48 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, WALTER E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,631.46 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KEVIN D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $63,631.35 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,631.31 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, LEON G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,631.26 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMEL, LINDA T Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $63,631.26 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRADLEY R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $63,631.09 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGHAM, GREGORY F Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $63,630.92 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, JEFFREY T Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,630.76 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, VICTORIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,630.71 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELI, JOSEPHINE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $63,630.28 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, CARRIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $63,630.10 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, BARBARA Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $63,629.95 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, KRISTI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,629.60 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBOTT, DAVID P Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,629.58 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIUCCI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $63,629.56 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVINSKI, NICOLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,629.28 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, RUDY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,629.12 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ANDREW J Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $63,628.16 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, AMANDA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,627.81 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENG, SOKNA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,627.77 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, JENNIFER K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,627.39 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, BERNADETTE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,627.35 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,627.35 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEDS, DEBORAH A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $63,627.19 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, ROY W Employer name Town of Eden Amount $63,627.01 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,626.76 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ANN-MARIE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $63,626.72 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLER, DERRICK Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $63,626.31 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NATHAN N Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $63,626.16 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABAZZ, KASON A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $63,626.00 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, RONALD J Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $63,625.60 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SAMUEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,625.39 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DONALD G, JR Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $63,625.35 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATESI, ARTHUR C Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,625.17 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBO, KRISTIN L Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,624.70 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTRESS, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $63,624.56 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, SUZANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,624.34 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENANO, JANETTE S Employer name Town of Greece Amount $63,624.18 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MIGUEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,624.03 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAO, ZHENJUN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $63,623.88 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, MICHAEL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $63,623.25 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLITON, SARA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,622.97 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLI, DORIS T Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $63,622.67 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDREAU, JAMES M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $63,622.16 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ SANCHEZ, NESTOR Y Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $63,621.99 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, ERIC H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $63,621.05 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,620.99 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, RASHAUNE K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $63,620.79 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERIO, HENRY Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $63,620.46 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WILLIAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,620.27 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MUHAMMAD W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $63,619.91 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MINCK, CHARLES D Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $63,619.76 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, DONNA A Employer name Poland CSD Amount $63,619.36 Date 12/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYPIJ, PATRICK M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $63,618.95 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSITS, MATTHEW G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,618.92 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, MARGARET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,618.86 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DOMINIC G Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,618.68 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TIMOTHY E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $63,618.62 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JO-ELLEN Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $63,618.39 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, CHERYL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $63,618.20 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, JASON R Employer name Welfare Inspector General Amount $63,618.13 Date 07/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUODACE, KELLY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,617.93 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGOZZO, DARLENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,617.66 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System