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 LA PIETRA, VITTORIO Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,900.97 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERLO, COLLEEN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $62,900.77 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,900.41 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,900.26 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JANET K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,900.21 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,899.99 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CRISTINA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,899.64 Date 07/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, RICHARD G Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $62,899.56 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARADINE, BRITTANY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,899.09 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCESI, MICHAEL L Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,899.03 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKLER, JOHN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,899.01 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, STEPHEN M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $62,898.49 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEG, MARY CLARE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,898.21 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, GEOFFREY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,898.20 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIELE, FREDERICK H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,898.19 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFHAUS, MARK A Employer name Town of Colden Amount $62,897.93 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, DOUGLAS E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,897.69 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JANICE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $62,897.60 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, HELEN P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $62,897.22 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, TRACY L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $62,896.75 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CATHERINE Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $62,896.73 Date 10/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TYRELL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,896.44 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOFF, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,896.03 Date 10/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, WORRELL R Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $62,896.00 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, NICHOLAS B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,895.99 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, GLENN G Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $62,895.97 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, PATRICIA B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,895.52 Date 07/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEV, ALEX A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $62,894.80 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHAM, THEODORE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,894.55 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIERODA, DENISE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $62,893.99 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELINE, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,892.94 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORD, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,892.87 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ERIC Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,892.84 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, JOSEPH H Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,892.79 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $62,892.46 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, STANLEY F Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,892.40 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZYNSKI, BRENDA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,892.30 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, GREGORY C Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $62,892.25 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JOSEPH D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,892.08 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGERMEIER, GLORIANNE M Employer name Albany County Amount $62,892.02 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, FRANK E, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,891.79 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, HEATHER S Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $62,891.47 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONES, JUDITH Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $62,891.45 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $62,891.35 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOU, LAURENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,891.20 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, EMILY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,890.94 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ASHISH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,890.93 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSTEIN, CHARLES J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $62,890.91 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERTINO, CARMINE A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,889.48 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVOLINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $62,889.22 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLORY, LAURIE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,889.05 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, JOSHUA J Employer name Erie County Amount $62,889.01 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRIANO, JOANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,889.00 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBILIA, DEANNA M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $62,888.99 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAY, ESTEFANY C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $62,888.89 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, WILLIAM H, III Employer name City of Oswego Amount $62,888.60 Date 08/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, HUGH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,887.94 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, DEREK L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $62,887.88 Date 02/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAROWSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,887.75 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIJOSO, CHISOMO Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,887.62 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, PENELOPE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,887.33 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, MARY Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,887.33 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEK, ZACHARY C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $62,887.32 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPER, NAZEEM AL DIN H Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,887.14 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKSON, ALICE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,887.05 Date 09/16/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULL, BRYAN W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,886.73 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCAMPO, EDITH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,886.37 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, LEONARDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,886.20 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SUSAN M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $62,886.14 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, TARA T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $62,886.12 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, QUAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $62,885.53 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $62,885.38 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, CAREN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,885.35 Date 05/27/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $62,885.19 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUERCH, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,885.18 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIELLE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,885.09 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKES, VIVIAN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $62,885.05 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULA, CARLTON Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,884.73 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $62,884.68 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, GREGORY T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,884.47 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCWA, DEBBIE T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $62,884.43 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $62,883.89 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MARY E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $62,883.28 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, TANYA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,882.43 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVER, MAHARANEE D Employer name Orange County Amount $62,882.26 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARGARET Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $62,881.41 Date 12/21/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, RAYMOND R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $62,881.30 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALCHIK, KENNETH Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $62,880.59 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $62,880.37 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, COLLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $62,880.22 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORUFO, SUSAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,879.93 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, KRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Sennett Amount $62,879.92 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVEAU, BANABAS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $62,879.89 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDERMAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Akron Amount $62,879.77 Date 04/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEITNER, AMY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,878.98 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, LOUISE S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $62,878.98 Date 08/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBRE, ADDISU T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $62,878.86 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, SALVATORE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,878.70 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $62,878.60 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, MICHELLE M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $62,878.58 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System