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 BROWN, RACHEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,193.30 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, BERNARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,193.30 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLZ, CAROLINE K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,193.30 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELENSKI, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,193.30 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, SANDI J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,193.20 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTTOLA, JAMIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,193.19 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINESS, PATRICIA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,192.87 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHISON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,192.77 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, DAVID L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $62,192.04 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBLINSKI, AMELIA D Employer name Delaware County Amount $62,191.79 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNOT, BERNADETTE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $62,191.75 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBETTI, RONALD F Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $62,191.61 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, AARON J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $62,191.54 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLING, MATTHEW D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $62,191.52 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EVERETTE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,191.29 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENVIL-MOISE, MARCELLE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,190.77 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $62,190.74 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CYNTHIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,190.67 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMON, PATRICIA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,190.60 Date 09/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROUS, JANET Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $62,190.17 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, BARBARA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,189.84 Date 10/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, AMY L Employer name Erie County Amount $62,189.53 Date 11/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, DAVID T Employer name Avoca CSD Amount $62,189.45 Date 05/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SARAH D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,188.91 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, JARED A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,188.50 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUAY, ACE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,188.21 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, CHRISTINA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $62,188.10 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, AIRIN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,187.94 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCOTTE, NELSON M Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $62,187.89 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDOFSKI, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $62,187.69 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SIMONE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,187.53 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TONYA Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,187.13 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCOLA, JEFFREY R Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $62,186.83 Date 06/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, CAROLE R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $62,186.64 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KARI-ANN R Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $62,186.59 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHELL, GAYLE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,186.26 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DORA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $62,186.08 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIA, CATHERINE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,185.73 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVEGGI, KIM C Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $62,185.52 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMLAL, RAMMASHE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $62,185.10 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNLE, LINDSEY Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $62,184.77 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTACCI, LAUREN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,184.34 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSEL, CHRISTOPHER R W Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $62,184.01 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, ROBERT J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $62,183.61 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBONO, PATRICIA A Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $62,183.18 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA SAZO, MARIO R Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,183.16 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DEBRA S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $62,182.79 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSALONIS, SUSAN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $62,182.65 Date 01/15/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUITE, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $62,182.65 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JASON E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $62,182.17 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROUNER, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,182.03 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPOLYTE, MARIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,181.55 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JOSEPH D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,181.36 Date 04/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MARY B Employer name Rockland County Amount $62,181.01 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID H Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $62,180.80 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELICKY, JUSTIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,180.68 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHARLENE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $62,180.66 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ELLEN A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,180.50 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, BRENT A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $62,180.39 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEF, JACK S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $62,180.18 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SAMUAL L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $62,179.60 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BELLIS, MARY M Employer name Mahopac Public Library Amount $62,179.50 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, TERRI L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $62,179.38 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANDREW J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $62,178.99 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, SHARON J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $62,178.74 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRES, JULIAN C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $62,178.64 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, JILL M Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,178.38 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $62,178.38 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASICKI, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Oneida Amount $62,178.36 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAPAY ALAO, JAIME I Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,178.28 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $62,177.94 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, CORY R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,177.67 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFUT, CASEY C Employer name Town of Webb Amount $62,177.59 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, SABU Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,177.49 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEHU, XHEM Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $62,177.22 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINVILLE, LISA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $62,177.13 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASSO, JANINE R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $62,176.98 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURTO, ADAM J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $62,176.79 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, HAROLD W Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $62,176.77 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELAJA, JANINE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $62,176.58 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSINGER, KENNETH W Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $62,176.57 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, ERIC A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $62,176.36 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHENI, SALIM R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $62,176.24 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, TODD A Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $62,176.22 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODGE, MEGHAN A Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $62,176.12 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN-RUE, LEIGHA E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $62,176.02 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, ADRIENNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,175.65 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BRYAN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,175.63 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, KIMBERLY D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,175.30 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTIGUGLIA, MYRIAM T Employer name Rochester-Genesee Trans Auth Amount $62,175.21 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDS, HARRY N Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,175.13 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, JEREMY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $62,175.02 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REISS, JOSHUA M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $62,174.59 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, JOHN P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $62,174.54 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILEO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $62,174.44 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARIE ALIX Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,174.17 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINGTON, TERRENCE X Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $62,174.12 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, JOHN C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $62,173.91 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, EUN H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $62,173.72 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBREY, JONATHAN I Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $62,173.69 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System