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 MIEREK, WILLIAM A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $63,260.33 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DAMON J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,260.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLICH, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $63,259.32 Date 02/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEONARDO, JEAN Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $63,259.18 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CATHERINE M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $63,259.10 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,258.80 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOZA-IZQUIERDO, TINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $63,258.70 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MAYRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,258.55 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBUZZETTA, WILLIAM G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $63,258.46 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, FAY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,258.21 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURE, ROBERT A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $63,258.17 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAAHILA, ANTHONY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $63,258.17 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, NANCY S Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $63,258.01 Date 05/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $63,258.00 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, GEMINI L Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $63,257.85 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BRADLEY T Employer name Ulster County Amount $63,257.84 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALANGA, KELLIE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,257.83 Date 04/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, EBONY L Employer name Education Department Amount $63,257.80 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKS, ANTWAN D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,257.76 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, DEYANIRA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $63,257.74 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, MARGUERITE M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $63,257.46 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, RAYMOND G Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $63,257.18 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA FERRIERE, FRANCINE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,257.15 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERUKURI, PADMAJA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,256.82 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, DIANE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $63,256.69 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTEDA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $63,256.51 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSILLO, CARMINE J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,256.19 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, CHRISTINE C Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $63,256.12 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSCH, JOHN A Employer name Fulton Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $63,256.00 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARILYN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,255.26 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, KAREN S Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $63,255.14 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, JOSE E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,254.84 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HOND, MICHAEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,254.62 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KAREN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,254.56 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCE, DIANE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,254.55 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ADALBERTO J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $63,254.22 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, RAYMOND C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,253.84 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, CARRIE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,253.10 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIO, VINCENT N Employer name Education Department Amount $63,252.86 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLJANOVICH, D'ARCY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,252.67 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, JAMES D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,252.10 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERS, ELIZABETH J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,252.08 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMOZIK, JARROD W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,251.98 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODENOUGH, ROBERT C, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $63,251.24 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, DANIEL P Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $63,250.94 Date 03/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, GERARDO J Employer name Department of Health Amount $63,250.89 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, THOMAS P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $63,250.75 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, JOYCE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $63,250.54 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, HEATHER A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,250.44 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHALE, COLLEEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,249.48 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, GINA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,248.84 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JAYE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,248.45 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KURT A Employer name Chemung County Amount $63,248.37 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITTER, RONALD N Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $63,248.26 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAWLA, JOSEFINA C Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $63,248.26 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, ANGELINA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $63,247.93 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPPLES, LAURETTA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $63,247.93 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHEY, ERIK W Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $63,247.51 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,246.91 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MELINDA S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $63,246.87 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,246.53 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $63,246.25 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, ELIZABETH W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $63,246.08 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAYTON, STEVEN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,245.66 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, HELEN Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $63,245.46 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSDALL, DEBORAH Employer name Broome County Amount $63,245.13 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, DAVID A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $63,245.10 Date 07/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUFT, KENNETH W Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $63,245.09 Date 06/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEGGINSON, IAN M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $63,245.09 Date 09/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, CODY H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $63,244.74 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,244.73 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, KATHERINE M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $63,244.49 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SHAUNTEE R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $63,244.22 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSAS, HECTOR M, JR Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $63,243.66 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, AMANDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,243.64 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JENNIFER L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $63,243.61 Date 02/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANDY, JUDITH G Employer name Oswego County Amount $63,243.50 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILOW, SHANE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $63,243.43 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABAZZ, SONNY Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $63,243.23 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,242.98 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTANTUOSO, ANTHONY E Employer name Education Department Amount $63,242.92 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $63,242.89 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAULIS, SCOTT L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $63,242.79 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODMAN, ALEXANDRA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, JARED A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, CHANTEE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, ALEXANDRA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIGSOHN, LANA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,242.51 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, MARK R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $63,242.24 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, JERRY C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $63,242.18 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, JAMES P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $63,242.18 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CLARE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,242.03 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CLARENCE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $63,241.88 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KIRK W, II Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $63,241.68 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, BRENDA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $63,241.27 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROEMER, LISA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $63,241.13 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, PETER J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $63,240.90 Date 06/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTER, RACHEAL F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,240.53 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES R, JR Employer name Yates County Amount $63,240.39 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System