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 CHWALINSKI, THOMAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $62,230.91 Date 06/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTNIEWSKI, KERRI L Employer name Ontario County Amount $62,229.98 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBCZYK, MARYBETH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,229.65 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, CARLTON D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,229.55 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZOWSKI, ROBERT E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,229.27 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, MONICE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $62,229.06 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENDL, MARY ANN Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $62,228.88 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARDT, KENNETH N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,228.69 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE, KATE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,228.50 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $62,228.31 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $62,228.04 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, TYSHA L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $62,227.89 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JUSTIN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $62,227.79 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, DONALD M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $62,227.76 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, MARK K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,227.28 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RYAN P Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,226.88 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TRASERRA N Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $62,226.84 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, KOREN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,226.78 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOMERS, RICHARD A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $62,226.48 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, GABRIEL E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,226.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMBERG, ANDERS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,226.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,225.75 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, YOLANDA W Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $62,225.70 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, RICKEY D Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $62,225.40 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, VICTORIA Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $62,225.33 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKRALLE, SAMANTHA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,225.31 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROSEMARY C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,225.28 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDEWY-ZITOFSKY, LAURA R Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $62,225.24 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, SAMUEL D Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $62,225.15 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANE, GREGORY J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $62,224.99 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DEBRA P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,224.61 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, RACHEL L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $62,224.55 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, MARY BETH Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $62,224.43 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMARK, JESSICCA L Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $62,224.39 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, STEPHANIE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,224.38 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, RYAN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $62,223.91 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, FRANKLIN T, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $62,223.80 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, MATTHEW A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,223.47 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNI, MIRIAM E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,223.45 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, DENISE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,223.44 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JEFFREY D Employer name Albany County Amount $62,223.29 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAR, AMI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,223.22 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JOSHUA J Employer name Broome County Amount $62,223.21 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JANE K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,223.20 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, MILTA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,223.06 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DAVID Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $62,222.50 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCH, KEICIA D Employer name Greenburgh Housing Authority Amount $62,222.30 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DEBORAH Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWITT, WANDA T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, BARBARA E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, CHERYL Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MEREDITH A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JILL M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES-ORTIZ, ERNILDA C, MRS Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTOINETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, LORRAINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $62,222.27 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, AMBER C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $62,221.99 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYSDALE, ORLANDO E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,221.94 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINCH, DONNA M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $62,221.89 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANK, DONALD J Employer name Livingston County Amount $62,221.88 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PAGE, KIMBERLY R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,221.77 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLING, ANN MARIE E Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $62,221.15 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, ROBERT F, JR Employer name City of Middletown Amount $62,220.62 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, LYNNE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,220.59 Date 04/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAU, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $62,219.99 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, JEREMIAH D Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $62,219.51 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEPOTH, RAYMOND E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $62,219.09 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, STACY L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $62,218.95 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, KATHLEEN S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $62,218.80 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GARNEY, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $62,218.15 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, LIELLE S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $62,218.10 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACZI, EVAN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,218.00 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMNARINE, CHANDRADAT P Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $62,217.84 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $62,217.75 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEY, RICHARD Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $62,217.30 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SCOTT D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,217.25 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODOMENICO, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $62,217.06 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDRICK, SUSAN Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $62,217.00 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTRON, BERNA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,216.18 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUZBIK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $62,216.04 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, CRISTINE M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $62,215.92 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA VIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $62,215.86 Date 01/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, FRANK, JR Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $62,215.84 Date 08/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, BRIAN J Employer name Ronkonkoma Fire District Amount $62,215.82 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBEL, JODIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $62,215.57 Date 12/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, ROSA M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $62,215.31 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JASON M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $62,215.17 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, GEOVANNA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,215.02 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEITH L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,214.90 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBINSKI, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,214.72 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Columbia County Amount $62,214.64 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, TAYLOR R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,214.49 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KERI Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $62,214.10 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKA, SCOTT P Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $62,213.92 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLELLAND, JAMES S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $62,213.78 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASSIE, KATE S Employer name Legislative Library Amount $62,213.78 Date 03/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUSKER, RICHARD M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $62,213.74 Date 12/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOAKO, JONAS K Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,213.69 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHM, MICHAEL J Employer name Ulster County Amount $62,213.48 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOREFICE, PAUL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $62,213.26 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System