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 CATERINA, DOMINIC A Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,079.65 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANI, GUY Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $62,079.46 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, HALIE J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $62,079.37 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, MAX H Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $62,079.28 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, ERIC T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,078.98 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,078.91 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESLINGER, PATRICIA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $62,078.81 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, DEREK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $62,078.71 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS-ANGELO, HEIDI M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $62,078.58 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GARRO, FLOSSIE B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $62,078.29 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MAURA E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,078.01 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKYERE-CLARK, ANNABELLA J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $62,077.62 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-RICE, TIFFANIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,077.18 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANER, FRANK H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $62,077.04 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLICK, ALLYSON F Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $62,076.89 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUITIERI, JOHN J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $62,076.74 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, LINCOLN L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $62,076.51 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSZER, NEAL Employer name Nassau County Amount $62,076.40 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIGHTNER, ANGELA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,076.00 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, HAROLD F, JR Employer name Delaware County Amount $62,075.82 Date 05/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENROSTRO, HOMERO J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $62,075.49 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMINS, LAURA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $62,075.36 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, GREGORY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $62,074.51 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, BRIAN P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,074.37 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JENNI D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $62,074.15 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIR, ERNST F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $62,074.06 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENK, ERIC S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,073.92 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RAUL M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $62,073.83 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDUZER, KENNETH H, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,073.76 Date 04/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPAK, ERIC Employer name City of Auburn Amount $62,073.66 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JEREMY J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,073.43 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAP, JOHN G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,073.38 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARNOLD J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $62,073.31 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIER, SUSAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,073.01 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYDENBURGH, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,072.90 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAMA, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $62,072.53 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $62,072.29 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, AIMEE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,072.26 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREESE-BOLDING, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $62,072.25 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, DEBORAH Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,072.05 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DE ANNA LEE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $62,071.24 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, JILL L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $62,070.69 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, VINCENT Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $62,070.38 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, SCOTT E Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $62,070.36 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, TERRY B Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $62,070.25 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, MATTHEW J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $62,070.22 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KRISTIN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $62,070.14 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, SCOTT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,070.09 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALY, LISA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $62,070.05 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, CARMEN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,069.89 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $62,069.89 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TERRANCE B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $62,069.88 Date 04/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITO, PATRICIA O Employer name Erie County Amount $62,069.58 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPINELLA, BONNIE S Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $62,069.24 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KEVIN J Employer name Oneida County Amount $62,069.21 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, BRUCE R Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $62,069.15 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, LEONARD A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $62,068.89 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, DAVID J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $62,068.87 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWISE, CAYLIN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,068.73 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $62,068.73 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRGAS, SONIA Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $62,068.52 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAWRENCE M, JR Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $62,067.97 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIKATA, MARY T Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $62,067.94 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLITT, TODD J Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $62,067.61 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, BETSY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $62,067.59 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICARA, CHRISTINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $62,067.17 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LISA M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $62,066.93 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLE, AMY C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $62,066.50 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ESTHER M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $62,066.34 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, SANDRA LEE Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.29 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, DEBORAH F Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.27 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRADO, LINDA A Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.27 Date 10/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEARD, TERI L Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.22 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRMIZI, ATHER H Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $62,066.21 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, LORRAINE B Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.21 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSTINE, DONNA J Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.20 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MARIANNE E Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.19 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, BRIANE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,066.17 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CAROL M Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.16 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JUDITH Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.16 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, ROBIN L Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.15 Date 08/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, MARYANN Employer name Orange County Amount $62,066.13 Date 10/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, RYAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $62,066.12 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LISA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,065.44 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELSER, WAYNE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $62,065.40 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, COLLIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $62,065.40 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAGLIO, AMELIA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,065.22 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, DAVID W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $62,065.12 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGERLE, JAMES W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $62,064.81 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Amount $62,064.21 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUENTE, GERALDINE Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $62,064.11 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DEBORAH J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $62,064.00 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $62,063.64 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHARLES Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $62,063.56 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IEPPARIELLO, LISA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,063.40 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KATHLEEN M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $62,063.15 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-ARIAS, VALERIE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $62,063.06 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $62,062.50 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, SHERYLL A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,061.69 Date 12/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIAMORE, MAURICE C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $62,061.12 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System