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 PERREAULT, ERYKA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,571.90 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNE, LORI S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $61,571.77 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DANIEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,571.48 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,571.42 Date 12/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, PEDRO A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $61,571.33 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WAIN, KRISTINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,570.76 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MARY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $61,570.56 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUBERSKI, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $61,570.33 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, REBECCA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,570.31 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $61,570.07 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, BRUCE WG Employer name City of Rochester Amount $61,569.97 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,569.77 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOERL, FRANCIS W Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $61,569.71 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARUBIN, KRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,569.46 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIECHOCKI, VERONICA A Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $61,569.30 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, CLYDE W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $61,568.23 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNOWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $61,567.83 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,567.68 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, MARK P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $61,565.44 Date 01/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $61,565.07 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KATHERINE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,564.97 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARISA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,564.90 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ROBERT W Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $61,564.85 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULHABER, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $61,564.77 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISHNAKUMAR, MINI Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,564.63 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, THOMAS S, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $61,564.57 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPLER, RALPH E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,564.55 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAU CHIN, FUNG JEFF Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $61,564.55 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, SCOTT A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,564.44 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, QUINTINA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,563.85 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFF, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $61,563.84 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINA, SABRINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $61,563.81 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, JUSTIN A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $61,563.71 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, HECTOR Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $61,563.64 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDETTI, BETH K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,563.53 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, KELLY K Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $61,563.53 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, MARCELO Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $61,562.89 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, MARTHA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,562.82 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TATIANA I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,562.69 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DRISCOLL, PETER T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $61,562.54 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZA, MARY Employer name Orange County Amount $61,562.47 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, MARGARET R Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $61,562.22 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCE, STEPHANIE M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $61,562.06 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILCKEN, VICTORIA Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $61,561.90 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZMYCZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $61,561.79 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABEY, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $61,561.53 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name V'ESTRES, NORVERTO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,561.31 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNUCCIO, FRANK Employer name Orange County Amount $61,561.28 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, GERALD A Employer name Belgium Cold Springs Fire Dis Amount $61,561.21 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, LOVARD WHEELER Employer name Office For Technology Amount $61,561.09 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVIELLO, NICHOLAS, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,561.03 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSON, TRUNAY N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $61,561.02 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIANA M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $61,560.83 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATRO, DAVID B Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $61,560.54 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMY H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,560.42 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $61,560.04 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUS, JONI M Employer name Livingston County Amount $61,560.00 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, HENRY C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $61,559.63 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUER, JOYCE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $61,559.55 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,559.54 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, TAMARA E Employer name Erie County Amount $61,559.31 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CARLA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,558.82 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEIRO, KATHLEEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $61,558.20 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEFFREY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $61,557.77 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHAEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,557.50 Date 12/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, TING Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKHARROUBI, BOUCHTA Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LYDIA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGA, ANGELA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, BLANCA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGO, ROSALAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, NESTOR R Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, STEPHANIE T Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, RICHARD Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTI, MILAGROS D Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.62 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TARA L Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $61,556.61 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVOTI-MAIUOLO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,556.60 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYER, GAIL A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $61,556.58 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBY, MARVA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,556.43 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, ROBERTA L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $61,556.43 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, CORTLAND D, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $61,556.35 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, FREDERICK A, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,555.73 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORBURN, LINDA ANN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $61,555.73 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, ARIANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $61,555.39 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ROBYN N Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $61,554.86 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDMAN, NEIL D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $61,554.71 Date 03/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDERMAN, VICTORIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $61,554.42 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DEBORAH J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $61,554.35 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUNA, JANINE P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $61,554.09 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MAUREEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,553.70 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, GINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,553.70 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIESEL, JUDITH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,553.70 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASULKE, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,553.70 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, WENDY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $61,553.04 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, MARITZA Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $61,552.85 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, MATTHEW K Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $61,552.62 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROHDE, KARL R Employer name Putnam County Amount $61,552.46 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIO, MARC A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,552.35 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGA, RONALD V Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $61,552.20 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENZIO, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $61,552.02 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System