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 SLURFF, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Law Amount $61,799.96 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RAQUEL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,799.70 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, DEBRA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $61,799.34 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, AMANDA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,799.29 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT C Employer name Madison County Amount $61,798.84 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $61,798.79 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, NARLENE J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $61,798.58 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $61,798.57 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, KAREN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,798.51 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRACH, LARRY J Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $61,798.38 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLAUDINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $61,798.09 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, WILLIAM Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $61,797.65 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, JUDITH M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $61,797.40 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE COQ, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $61,797.03 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CHRISTINE E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $61,797.00 Date 02/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SCOTT D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $61,796.89 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, MARY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,796.78 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, ROBERT M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $61,796.31 Date 10/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JESSICA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $61,796.24 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, RAYMOND J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $61,796.21 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMM, BENJAMIN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $61,795.98 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMBRI, PETER M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $61,795.82 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, ANITA R Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $61,795.69 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETSEL, DAVID C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $61,795.47 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHAD E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $61,795.17 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, SHENA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,794.83 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SUSAN A Employer name Albany County Amount $61,794.83 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEATHERLY, TERRY L Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $61,794.71 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LINDSAY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,794.48 Date 07/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSON, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $61,794.26 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,794.23 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, NICOLAS A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $61,794.14 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, FLORINDA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $61,794.03 Date 06/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, MICHAEL G Employer name Broome County Amount $61,793.93 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, COLLIN S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $61,793.47 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHER, ARTHUR J Employer name Erie County Amount $61,792.45 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ISMAEL Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $61,792.05 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, KARLENE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,791.66 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, LAURA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $61,791.56 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $61,790.68 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVIANO, CORINNE M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $61,790.22 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ROSALIE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,790.22 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ANGELA L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $61,790.22 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJAR-HALL, NANCY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $61,789.82 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'EMILIO, JOSEPH N Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,789.79 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $61,789.17 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYDEL, EILEEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,789.09 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDER, JOANN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $61,789.05 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLANDS, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Utica Amount $61,789.04 Date 10/04/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ANITA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $61,788.77 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSETTI, ALYSSA M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $61,788.64 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GHOSH, ANUP Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $61,788.56 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISSLER, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $61,788.47 Date 03/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-DOLMAN, KINDRA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $61,788.39 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SWANZETTA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,788.29 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANN, MATTHEW P Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $61,788.18 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, MAUREEN Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $61,788.02 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, VICTORIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,787.91 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JAYSON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,787.73 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALEXCIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,787.50 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APREA, KRISTA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $61,787.38 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, NATHANIEL O Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,787.14 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, MELISSA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,786.93 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIFFANY N Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $61,786.67 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $61,786.38 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, CHARLES A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $61,786.10 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMANSKI, PAUL F Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $61,785.70 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, PAUL G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,785.65 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JAMES Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,785.65 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIZANO, ANN MARIE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $61,785.41 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZIK, GARY J Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $61,785.15 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRICHS, ANNE K Employer name Nassau County Amount $61,785.10 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, KYLE V Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $61,784.80 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, DESMOND A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $61,784.59 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMILE, KEVIN J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $61,784.48 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOANNE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,784.15 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, DEBORAH Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $61,784.14 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHRYN C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $61,783.65 Date 08/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, ROBERT E, III Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $61,783.32 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOLZ, WILLIAM T Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $61,783.25 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, LEON B Employer name Livingston County Amount $61,783.24 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALICE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,783.23 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDMAN, STEVEN W Employer name Allegany County Amount $61,782.46 Date 08/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $61,782.32 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICKMUND, VALERIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,782.13 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CECILLE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,782.07 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MEGAN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $61,782.00 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, JOHN C Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $61,781.61 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAR, JEREMY J Employer name Greene County Amount $61,780.98 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILEWSKI, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,780.92 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, GARRETT A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $61,780.90 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, BRANDON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $61,780.84 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULISZEWSKI, EZRA S Employer name Orange County Amount $61,780.78 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, CLAYTON ERIC Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,780.12 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINA-RUSSO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $61,779.69 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, POULOMI SURESH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,779.59 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $61,779.55 Date 03/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, SUSAN J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $61,779.54 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $61,779.24 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MICHAEL Employer name City of Utica Amount $61,779.18 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System