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 JOHNSON, HIBATALLAH Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,134.99 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVGENIKOS, ALYSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,134.78 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, BRANDON S Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $62,134.62 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, BARBARA A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $62,134.55 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $62,134.35 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $62,134.33 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAN, KEVIN M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $62,134.27 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURUCHAGA, CARLOS A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $62,133.71 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKE, RASHONDA A Employer name Education Department Amount $62,133.51 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ASHARIE K Employer name Orange County Amount $62,132.71 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $62,132.65 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, CURTIS J Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $62,132.25 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BETHANY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,132.18 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERVIN, MATTHEW J, III Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $62,132.13 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEY, FRANCIS E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $62,132.11 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, RICHARD M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,131.45 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $62,130.75 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, VIRGINIA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,130.18 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KEVIN S Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $62,130.18 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY-COMFORT, BRENDON T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $62,129.77 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMATO, MARTHA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $62,129.63 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAFIDI, ANTHONY N Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,129.52 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANZ, LAURA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,129.52 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBE, MOUHAMADOU M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,129.51 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILAND, TAMMY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $62,129.49 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, EDWARD, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $62,129.34 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISIG, MARY C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,129.16 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, KAREN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $62,129.01 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DEBORAH I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $62,128.81 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMIN, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $62,128.33 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, DANNY Employer name Orange County Amount $62,128.21 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHNNY Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,128.13 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, MATTHEW S Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,128.06 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MARGARET A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,128.04 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $62,128.00 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, TAMMAR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $62,127.92 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROPPER, MASHANDIA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,127.69 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLDRON, GILBERT Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $62,127.48 Date 03/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, ALAN R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,127.30 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDEN, TERRY G Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $62,127.23 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDREK, STEPHEN J Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $62,127.00 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAS, MARTINA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $62,126.98 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STANLEY MICHAEL Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $62,126.92 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWE, ANDREW A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $62,126.78 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENBUS, ALISHA M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $62,126.72 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MARY E Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $62,126.47 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEVI, NAHSHON D Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $62,126.47 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, SEAN C Employer name Putnam County Amount $62,126.38 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Amount $62,126.28 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDINO, LESLIE I Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,126.24 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, CRYSTAL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,125.89 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGELAKIS, KRISTY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,125.88 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTS, JONATHAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,125.27 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAPORT, STEVEN S Employer name Albany County Amount $62,125.00 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIGO, RALPH J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $62,125.00 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICKERT, MICHELE A Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $62,124.87 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, PAUL Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $62,124.61 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $62,124.50 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLNICK, REE Y Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,124.43 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURRIERI, JOANNE M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $62,124.17 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULINSKI, RENEE B Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $62,124.10 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LAURIE E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,124.00 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CRAIG M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $62,123.88 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESVARIEUX, JEAN E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,123.88 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, SAMMY D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,123.51 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERMAN, GLENN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $62,123.32 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHBURG, BELINDA A Employer name City of Troy Amount $62,123.22 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIESCH, JACOB S Employer name City of Albany Amount $62,122.95 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA BONTE, ROSEMARY Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $62,122.91 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JANICE Y Employer name Wyoming County Amount $62,122.78 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CAROL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $62,122.56 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRON, JUAN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,122.45 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JEREMY G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $62,122.42 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORE, KELLY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,122.36 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAD, WALTER G Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $62,122.06 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESI, GENEVA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,121.92 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, MATTHEW J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $62,121.56 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ANNE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,121.42 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATALINICH, WILLIAM A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $62,121.05 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCAR, JANE Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $62,120.86 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY-WINDINGLAND, NOREEN Employer name Broome County Amount $62,120.60 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CATHERINE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,120.22 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, AVIS M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $62,120.21 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVON, MARIA F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $62,120.10 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $62,120.08 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUSKER, ANA P Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,120.08 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, WILLIAM G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $62,119.80 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, CASEY E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,119.65 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, JOSHUA W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $62,119.56 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEMIO, SARAH G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,119.53 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, RANDALD H Employer name Oswego County Amount $62,119.42 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRIGAN, EILEEN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,119.40 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, DONNA J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,119.40 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZINO, DEBRA A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $62,119.37 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, CHARLES C Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $62,119.20 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERHOLTZER, GORDON D Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $62,119.15 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHERYL COLEMAN Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $62,118.28 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, KIM Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $62,118.11 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, TIMOTHY X Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,118.00 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FELIPE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,117.80 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System