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 VAZQUEZ, JASMIN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $62,963.08 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SHELAYNE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $62,962.74 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $62,962.70 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERLINI, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,962.43 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, DAVID M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $62,962.35 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $62,962.20 Date 09/06/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTZ, JOANNA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $62,961.81 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACI, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $62,961.72 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PATRICK O Employer name Columbia County Amount $62,961.46 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, LAWRENCE A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,961.09 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, STEPHEN F Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,960.98 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GARRET T Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $62,960.40 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINORCZYK, JULIE E Employer name Erie County Amount $62,960.40 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUZIOS-GIANNAKOS, GEORGIA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $62,960.36 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ONGE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $62,960.03 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRYAN-DUNCAN, MELISSA E Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,960.00 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENEREUX, RENEE K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,959.88 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINIANO, LAUREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,959.81 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, KERRILYNN D Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $62,959.80 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, FREDERICK C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $62,959.77 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCELIN, IRMINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,959.54 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, PAUL Employer name Orange County Amount $62,959.49 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAR, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,959.41 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMM, ANTHONY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,959.40 Date 10/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILL CUTT, LORI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,959.40 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LISA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,959.39 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVIN, ANGELA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,959.26 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMAN, MICHAEL K Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,959.21 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULI, CHARLES M Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $62,959.17 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZEWSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,959.06 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, EDWARD J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $62,958.79 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-DRISSI, MONALISA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,958.25 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECZEK, DEBORAH A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,958.20 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, EDWARD F Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $62,958.20 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,958.06 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUKES, ERIC M Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $62,957.93 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DONNA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,957.33 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARSHA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,957.29 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, VIRGINIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $62,957.28 Date 08/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, LORI A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,957.28 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, FRANCIS R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,957.06 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISZEWSKI, GARY R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,956.80 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,956.78 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, FRANK N Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,956.63 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN-HOSANG, MICHELE A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $62,956.60 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOSEPH W Employer name Erie County Amount $62,956.47 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, SUSAN Employer name Orange County Amount $62,956.21 Date 05/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKE, JORDAN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,955.98 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARY LOU E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $62,955.81 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KATHY L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,955.45 Date 10/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREW M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $62,955.29 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYAL, CATHERINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $62,955.22 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINMAN, TATYANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,955.20 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, GABRIELLE A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $62,955.01 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EFRAIN Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $62,954.91 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TINA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $62,954.87 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, BRIAN M Employer name City of Olean Amount $62,954.53 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JAMES G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,954.46 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODICA, LYNN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,954.22 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JOSEPH Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $62,953.22 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, DEBORAH S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $62,953.06 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DARIN J Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $62,953.06 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DELFINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,952.82 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVORTI, DONNA J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,952.74 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, SUSAN M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $62,952.72 Date 10/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, LEA L Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $62,952.72 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCO, VERONICA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $62,952.72 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIEN, FRED Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,952.01 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CATHY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,952.01 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,951.75 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAPARO, THERESA Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $62,951.54 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, DANIEL J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $62,951.39 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBAS, JAIME A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,950.99 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLIN, KIMBERLY L Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $62,950.59 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAPOLI, KRYSTYN L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $62,950.55 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PAMELA Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $62,950.34 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LAMONT Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,950.10 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, PAMELA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,949.96 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, ANDREA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $62,949.89 Date 11/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, OTIS, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,949.89 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, SHEILA J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,949.89 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETTE, JON R Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $62,949.52 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJKO, ANNA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $62,949.16 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMPARE, BONNIE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $62,948.70 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, RAYON O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,948.09 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIR, JOHN G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $62,947.80 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOSHAW, JAMES G Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $62,947.71 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, JAMES F, III Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $62,947.51 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KYLE B Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $62,947.31 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDEISEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Warren County Amount $62,946.90 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTENLOCHER, HARRY M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $62,946.71 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $62,946.67 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $62,946.42 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-PEREZ, ADA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $62,946.28 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENKRANSE, JERRY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,946.10 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, VINCENT R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,946.09 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, GREGORY Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $62,945.41 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCICH, LISA A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $62,945.21 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, ANITA V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,945.08 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHERYL L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $62,944.77 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System