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 SCHUKES, SHAWN S Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $63,099.18 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY DRAPKIN, PAULA E Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $63,099.11 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KATHRYN R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $63,099.07 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN-BARRY, COLLEEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,098.94 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURAK, WALTER R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $63,098.39 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, KENNETH E Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $63,098.39 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, CAROLINE F Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $63,097.99 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNINE, CONNOR B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $63,097.78 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULL, MATTHEW A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $63,097.68 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, JOHN F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $63,097.40 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMON, FRANCES T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $63,096.92 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PATRICK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $63,096.53 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAWSKI, VICTORIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,096.47 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, ALISON M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,096.47 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREANEY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,096.39 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREESE, JACK E, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,096.07 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNQUIST, CARL R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,095.88 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIN, TINA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,095.74 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, SHEILA MECK Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,095.69 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PAMELA J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $63,095.53 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, GLENN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $63,095.28 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEPOITE, SANDRA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $63,095.22 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, REGINALD L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,094.88 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $63,094.47 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENESE, RALPH P Employer name Village of Bath Amount $63,094.45 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, TRISHA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $63,094.14 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, CHAD M Employer name Yates County Amount $63,094.11 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $63,094.02 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENS, KATHERINE Y Employer name Genesee County Amount $63,093.96 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, ALFRED D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $63,093.72 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFNER, FARRELL M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $63,093.65 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,092.92 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANTRAVAKIN, KORN Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $63,092.88 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKSALL, ROBERT J Employer name Pioneer Library System Amount $63,092.82 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DUSTIN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $63,092.26 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,092.13 Date 07/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPF, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $63,092.07 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, BRITTANY R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $63,091.77 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, BENJAMIN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,091.69 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAKENHEIMER, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $63,091.46 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLOW, JOHN J, III Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $63,091.00 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, JEAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,090.83 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSWEILER, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $63,090.79 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREICH, JOHN W Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $63,090.68 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTEL, JASON H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,090.45 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, BARBARA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $63,090.39 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, LAURIE B Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $63,089.88 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGATE, LESLIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $63,088.88 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO-KEELEY, ANNMARIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,088.81 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLES, LAURA J Employer name City of Troy Amount $63,088.69 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTINA, ESTELLE S Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $63,088.66 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWERTOWSKI, MELISSA A Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $63,088.29 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LARRY R, JR Employer name City of Norwich Amount $63,088.21 Date 04/16/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERT, JOHN J Employer name Delaware County Amount $63,088.06 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRANGA, MARY ELLEN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $63,087.96 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $63,087.96 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, NOREEN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,087.84 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAYSON Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,087.80 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, HENRY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,087.70 Date 12/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BEVERLY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,087.46 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIAM, NICOLE Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $63,087.15 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JAMES J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $63,086.52 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Albany Amount $63,086.46 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENAN, STACEY E Employer name Erie County Amount $63,086.24 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ENID Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $63,085.97 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SUSAN Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,085.67 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUNK, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $63,085.35 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWADOMSKI, JAN F Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $63,085.33 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATERIALE, DANIEL J Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $63,085.33 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, DAN-MICHAEL Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $63,084.84 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, SARAH E Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $63,084.55 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS, RICHARD P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $63,084.53 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEMMERLEIN, LISA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,084.26 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KIMBERLY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $63,083.68 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSLAND, JONATHAN F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $63,083.57 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAMENT, BARBARA J Employer name Department of State Amount $63,083.56 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENYSE, STEPHANIE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $63,083.40 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, REGINALD Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $63,083.27 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARYELLEN Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $63,082.92 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, MARY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,082.70 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROENBECK, MIA D Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $63,082.56 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $63,082.13 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, SARAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,081.96 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, MEREDITH M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $63,081.75 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUE, ANTONIO J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,081.72 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $63,081.64 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSMAN, VLADIMIR Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $63,081.12 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, KAREN E Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $63,081.02 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPUTO, BICE A Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $63,080.60 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MARY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $63,079.69 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARITZ, KENNETH R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,079.51 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $63,079.50 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT A Employer name Sayville Fire District Amount $63,079.25 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKURA, KATHY J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $63,078.95 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, DIANNA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $63,078.82 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGHAM, MICHAEL T Employer name Westchester County Amount $63,078.79 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFOLABI, OLUWAKEMI R Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,078.61 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUNDATHIL, THANKAMMA J Employer name Albany County Amount $63,078.41 Date 09/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUELOVE, ALYSSA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,078.37 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSEPH J Employer name Erie County Amount $63,078.24 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System