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 SAUNDERS, CHARLES T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,012.52 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISDALE, LITTWOOD N Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $62,012.25 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, SCOTT W Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,011.96 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, SHERLINE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $62,011.81 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANCE, DERETH B Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $62,011.58 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIC, MEHO Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $62,011.44 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $62,011.38 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, MAXIMO A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $62,011.30 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CHERYL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $62,011.16 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGELOSI, MICHAEL P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,011.11 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEVEN D Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $62,010.88 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, RONALD J Employer name Education Department Amount $62,010.62 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUVA, ANTHONY V Employer name Department of Health Amount $62,010.62 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CORA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $62,010.48 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGRICICH, BENITO M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $62,010.42 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $62,010.25 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, LIANN N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $62,010.16 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANNAPIECO, LISA J Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $62,010.10 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNEW, BRADLEY E Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $62,010.02 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERICH, LYNN D Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $62,009.60 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, CURTIS E, II Employer name Saratoga County Amount $62,009.17 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,009.13 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERG, JEANNE N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $62,008.98 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JAY J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $62,008.43 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WANDA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $62,008.36 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, DANIELLE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $62,008.24 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, SARAH A Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $62,007.92 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWOEYE, OLADIPO O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,007.88 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON-LAWRENCE, PATRICIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $62,007.82 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCZYNSKI, WALTER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $62,007.81 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELAEZ, SARAH E Employer name Department of Law Amount $62,007.72 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALASTRO-RALLO, MELISSA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $62,007.33 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTEENBURGH, KATHY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $62,007.15 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RENEE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $62,006.93 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHN A Employer name Fulton County Amount $62,006.91 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DAVID W Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $62,006.64 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN-MC GAW, DOROTHY C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $62,006.55 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, LUCY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $62,006.21 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, INDERVIR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,006.08 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOMES, VICTORIA J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $62,006.07 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEWIG, ANDREW P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $62,005.99 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI CARLANTONIO, JOSEPH M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $62,005.75 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILLINGFORD, DEANN N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $62,005.67 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, YAEL M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $62,005.41 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-MARTINEZ, MIGDALIA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $62,005.39 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, THOMAS J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $62,005.00 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, FRANKLIN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $62,004.89 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, LAURA A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $62,004.58 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, MARY ANN Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $62,004.55 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMA, BARBARA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $62,004.49 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, RUTH A Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $62,004.38 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORITO, DENISE T Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $62,004.36 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, MARY C Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $62,004.31 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA J Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $62,003.80 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, MOLLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $62,003.22 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, LINDA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $62,003.13 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, CYRIL O Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $62,002.96 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIN, KENNETH R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $62,002.95 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZESZUT, ANGIE B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $62,002.66 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAR, BARBARA J Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $62,002.59 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAT, MARIGENN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,002.43 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT F Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $62,002.42 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, JOVAN E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $62,002.35 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELL, DONNA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $62,002.28 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAVID B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $62,001.97 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, SALEM K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $62,001.87 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKIMOTO, JO ANN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $62,001.69 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, RYAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $62,001.50 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERIN T Employer name Erie County Amount $62,001.34 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMILLERI, DANIELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $62,001.27 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, JOSHUA R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $62,001.17 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, WAYNE S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $62,000.80 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAKER, JEFFREY K Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $62,000.64 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, CLINTON Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $62,000.63 Date 05/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUFTISHVILI, ALEKSANDR Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $62,000.59 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJACIC, LYNN M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $62,000.40 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ALISA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $62,000.29 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SARAH L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $62,000.01 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $62,000.00 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, MARY E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $61,999.86 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $61,999.86 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, ANN M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,999.86 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, SAMUEL I Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $61,999.86 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, MICHAEL J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $61,999.77 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DONALD L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,999.71 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, LINDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,999.64 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERE, LORIE A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $61,999.57 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARSO, DIANE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $61,999.35 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER-BOYD, STEPHANIE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $61,999.32 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, JOHN T Employer name Erie County Amount $61,999.31 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRANCE, TIMOTHY Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $61,999.28 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, J SHAUN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,999.24 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, KATHLEEN J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,999.15 Date 12/08/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTINEN, IRENE H Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $61,999.11 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JENNIFER E Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,999.08 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINHEIMER, RICHARD P Employer name Montgomery County Amount $61,999.07 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALATO, DEBORAH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,998.64 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPPEL, KAMERON D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $61,998.57 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JEFFREY T Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $61,998.40 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ALLYSON H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,997.86 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System