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 HALL, SEAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $61,997.69 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLACK-SOLOMON, VANESSA L Employer name Education Department Amount $61,997.59 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, JOHN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,996.71 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, WENDY D Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $61,996.57 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDLER, RUSSELL T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $61,996.48 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, GARY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $61,996.45 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, PHILIP H Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $61,996.34 Date 05/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHELSEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,996.33 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GREGORY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,996.01 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, SANTOS Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $61,995.82 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, THOMAS C Employer name Broome County Amount $61,995.45 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, ROBERT L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $61,995.03 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $61,994.77 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, JOANN Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $61,994.77 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, DAYSHA Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,994.55 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREIFERT, KARLYNN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $61,994.47 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJRAT, STANLEY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $61,994.25 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABEL, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,993.26 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ADRIAN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $61,993.20 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,992.63 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLIET, LAUREN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,992.53 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAHMS, ANTHONY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,991.76 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRELL, CHRISTINE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,991.71 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $61,991.66 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEBRA C Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $61,991.47 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCHMAN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,991.37 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADINES, MELODY S Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $61,991.36 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, DACIA J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $61,991.24 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, CARRIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,991.15 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONESCHI, MARIE Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $61,990.95 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $61,990.75 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, EBONY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,990.67 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRINDONGO, CARMEN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,990.18 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MARIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,989.83 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JENNIFER Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,989.78 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MARY A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $61,989.47 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUVERGNE, CAROL I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,988.63 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, JOHN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,988.62 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERBACK, MARK A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $61,988.60 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VALERIE N Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $61,988.37 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LOIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $61,988.28 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIKER, NAHLA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,988.19 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JESSE L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $61,987.88 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULANER, JENNIFER E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,987.72 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, JAMIE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,987.57 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHTMAN, RICHARD A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $61,987.32 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENCARELLI, NICHOLAS Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $61,987.18 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CINDY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,987.10 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANI, DENISE M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $61,986.62 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LISA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,986.34 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEITH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,986.34 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODIN, KIRSTEN N Employer name Salamanca Public Library Amount $61,986.24 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARTIN F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $61,986.17 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, RICHARD T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,986.10 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, WAYNE R Employer name Cortland County Amount $61,986.03 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CLEVE O Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $61,985.55 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVELLA, VIJAYALAKSHMI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,985.48 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,985.11 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PETER W Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $61,984.76 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, THOMAS J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,984.68 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LUANE J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $61,984.48 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, RUBEN, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $61,984.33 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPARDO, JOSEPH R Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $61,984.28 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHZAD, ATIF Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,983.33 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,983.31 Date 12/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERANZA, GIULIO Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $61,983.25 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALL, CAITLIN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,982.95 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAST, ANGELINE A M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $61,982.65 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, GLADYS Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $61,982.63 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLI, MARGARET M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $61,982.55 Date 01/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEHR, WILLIAM F Employer name Montgomery County Amount $61,982.31 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, DENISE E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $61,982.21 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUCCI, JEAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,982.02 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVES, ARLINDO F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $61,981.98 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHLBUSCH, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,981.93 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SCOTT D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $61,981.78 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $61,981.46 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, VICTORIA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,981.04 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $61,980.84 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, LORI A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,980.62 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, WILLIAM F, SR Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $61,980.60 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Somers Amount $61,980.27 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, GABREDHAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $61,980.14 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DAVID Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $61,980.11 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERELLA, NANCY R Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,979.90 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, EDGAR F Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $61,979.74 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, RICHARD W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,979.70 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, SEAN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,979.40 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWITOWSKI, DEBORAH R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $61,979.28 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNNI, ASHA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,979.28 Date 01/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, RAYMOND W Employer name Islip Fire District Amount $61,979.27 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MARCO A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $61,979.24 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRALOW, GEOFFREY Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $61,979.14 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MINAXI M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,979.13 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, LISA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,979.08 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERKIN, DOUGLAS H Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,978.99 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $61,978.88 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,978.78 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDIA, DONNA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $61,978.73 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBANDO, ROGER A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $61,978.63 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System