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 BUSH, DANNY P Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $61,837.38 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, FRED A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $61,837.24 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, ROCHELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $61,836.78 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBONROFO, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $61,836.78 Date 06/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURRINI, RODLIND Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $61,836.09 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, MARTHA A Employer name Erie County Amount $61,835.95 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, KAITLIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,835.82 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LATESHE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,835.80 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, MICHAEL T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $61,835.68 Date 09/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, PAMELA S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $61,835.26 Date 01/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESS, KELLY ANN Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $61,835.26 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ROBERTA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $61,834.95 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVORITO, ALFRED Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $61,834.94 Date 10/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIEBER, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Eden Amount $61,834.90 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, CARROLL L Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $61,834.71 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLE, COLLEEN R Employer name Columbia County Amount $61,834.16 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOSEPH R, III Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $61,834.14 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, LORI Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $61,834.04 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, WILLIAM F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,833.77 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCATO, JAMES D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $61,833.72 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALDING, ZACHARY J Employer name Se NY Library Resource Council Amount $61,833.72 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHART, KEVIN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,833.55 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEBER, JEFFREY P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $61,833.44 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, TAMMY R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $61,833.23 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIKES, STEPHEN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,832.90 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, MARISA D Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $61,832.76 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $61,832.73 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCARDI, PHILIP Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $61,832.72 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, GREGORY M Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $61,832.65 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, VIRGINIA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,832.43 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, STEWART A Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $61,831.89 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $61,831.88 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,831.32 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, RAYMOND Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $61,831.21 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLST, GRETCHEN B Employer name Erie County Amount $61,831.08 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TIERNAN, ANNETTE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $61,830.80 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERSEY, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $61,830.51 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD-BALGAR, SANDRA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $61,830.49 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATASHOFF, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $61,830.49 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTHENBERRY, STEFPHON D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,830.49 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLER, JOSHUA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,830.29 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MARGARET Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $61,829.98 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-ELLIOTT, GIGI R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $61,829.82 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGER, JEANETTE E Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $61,829.69 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRINZIO, MATTHEW D Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,829.55 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, LORETTA J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $61,829.37 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JUDITH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,829.00 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, NANCY I Employer name Delaware County Amount $61,828.98 Date 03/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JONATHAN L Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,828.95 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, CASHARAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $61,828.85 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,828.71 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBUS, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $61,828.47 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JAMES V, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,828.41 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, DAVID S Employer name Albany County Amount $61,827.98 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JACQUELYN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,827.98 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLATO, DAWN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $61,827.77 Date 09/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONALD A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $61,827.59 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, THERESE M Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $61,827.44 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERY, JANESSA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,827.39 Date 12/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTIL, JOSEPH A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $61,827.35 Date 02/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, KAREN L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,827.34 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $61,827.20 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, PHYLLIS R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $61,826.66 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, JORDAN J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $61,826.63 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GERBY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $61,826.32 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUFENBERGER, DENISE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,826.18 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $61,826.03 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHELLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,826.00 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $61,825.95 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSPUTNI, THOMAS G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,825.76 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, CATHERINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,825.69 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KATHRYN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $61,825.45 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEBRA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $61,825.29 Date 07/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, TRACY A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,825.29 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORME, RICHARD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $61,825.04 Date 12/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSALL, LISA Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $61,825.00 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAVER, PATRICK R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $61,824.85 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHENT, NANCY E Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $61,824.76 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, THOMAS E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,824.39 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, KAREN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $61,824.31 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERI-MANZIONE, GERALDINE J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $61,824.22 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,823.85 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCK, CASEY P Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $61,823.69 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, KENNETH F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,823.39 Date 12/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, AMANDA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $61,823.36 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVE, MAULIK K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $61,823.31 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $61,823.31 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MELISSA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,822.60 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, STEVEN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,822.28 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUTSACK, REANNA L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $61,822.15 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SHANIA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,822.15 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $61,822.00 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, MATTHEW J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,821.96 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JOHN W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $61,821.85 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, GREGORY W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $61,821.82 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, KRISTIN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,821.80 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNHARDT, ALFRED E Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,821.27 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YNGSTROM, DANIEL W A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,820.98 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, BRIAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,820.60 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JASMINE L Employer name Education Department Amount $61,820.35 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System