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 MILLON, LISA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $62,987.44 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, TAMMY L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $62,987.22 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JAMES J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $62,987.19 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLA, JODI L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $62,986.64 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM G, II Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,986.57 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISULA, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,986.51 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOSH, CHERYL A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $62,986.36 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, DONNA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $62,986.29 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANT, KAREN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,986.03 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOR, MARC H Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $62,985.97 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLEN, JORGE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,985.57 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSS, DERRICK S Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $62,985.50 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JEREMY T Employer name Tompkins County Amount $62,985.42 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGENMAYER, JONATHAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,985.25 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-ROGERS, NICOLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,984.69 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $62,984.69 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDAYAL, TYRONE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,984.43 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EDUARDO Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $62,984.37 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIONFO, ROSE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $62,984.15 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBURGER, SETH D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $62,984.02 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MATTHEW T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $62,983.89 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, TERESA S Employer name Tioga County Amount $62,983.82 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, LAURA Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $62,983.52 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, JOHN D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $62,983.33 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERZYDEN, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,983.29 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, DANIEL M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $62,982.96 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHAD R Employer name Naples CSD Amount $62,982.89 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, WILLIAM T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,982.87 Date 10/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOGNER, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $62,982.81 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLUKER, TWANA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,982.66 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULME, BRIAN A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $62,982.44 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MATTHEW E Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,982.26 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CURT E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,982.16 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEROM, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $62,981.44 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSO, BRETT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,981.08 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, AIDA Employer name Erie County Amount $62,980.42 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, CHRISTIE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $62,980.42 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GUY E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $62,980.39 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $62,980.20 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, JASON A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $62,979.60 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, RYAN E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $62,979.60 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIS, JENNIFER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,979.28 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHELA, FRANCIS S Employer name Education Department Amount $62,978.91 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, ANTHONY M Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $62,978.56 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDO, ROBERT B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,978.14 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, TERRY ANN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,978.03 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONBREST, MARC L Employer name Lewis County Amount $62,977.73 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, MARK S Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $62,977.60 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCHE, RAYMOND Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $62,976.84 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ANDREW LEE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $62,976.82 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIOL, MARK J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $62,976.47 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIAK, ADELE E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,975.67 Date 02/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, LEONARDO D Employer name Broome County Amount $62,975.58 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DUSTIN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $62,974.79 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, MUKUND B Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $62,974.36 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIX, MONICA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,974.20 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKUN, JUNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,973.41 Date 03/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAUGHEY, DIANA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,973.27 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, YOLANDA L Employer name Orange County Amount $62,973.15 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WENDY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,973.00 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMLY, MARIA H Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $62,972.73 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,972.13 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, MELISSA Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $62,972.12 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, JOHN R Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $62,971.72 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, MARGARET Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,971.68 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, DAWN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,971.54 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SY, MAME F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,971.44 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIL, ANDREW D Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $62,971.20 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINNEMAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,971.06 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, JAMES R Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $62,970.83 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERNIK, ROBERT C Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $62,969.91 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELILE-ABBATINE, TAMMY A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $62,969.78 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, KATHERINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,969.63 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, WRAY W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,969.58 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, KATHERINE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,969.34 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,969.25 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $62,968.36 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ROBERT J Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $62,968.26 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAEFER, JAKE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $62,968.05 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POJE, KELLY A Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $62,967.78 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTENAY, JACQUELINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,967.63 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABLOW, EVAN S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,967.55 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, SAMUEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $62,967.45 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIADIS, ANESTI Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $62,967.26 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOWSKI, DANIEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,966.95 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAICHER, MATTHEW A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $62,966.49 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUVER, SHARON H Employer name Ontario County Amount $62,966.06 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAU, MARK Employer name Town of Greece Amount $62,966.01 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, ALICIA Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,965.66 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, HILLARY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,965.20 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JOHN G, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $62,965.17 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $62,965.07 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KONIFKA, TODD R, JR Employer name Washington County Amount $62,965.02 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSSEN, JOY M Employer name Chenango County Amount $62,964.49 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLUS, JAMES D Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $62,964.33 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $62,964.30 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, CARLTON R, JR Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $62,963.60 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, ANNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,963.48 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNEY, PATRICIA C Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $62,963.29 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $62,963.10 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System