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 GRANT, CRISTINA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $60,772.67 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, JEANETTE L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $60,772.54 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, ANDREW A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $60,772.49 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOMBINO-BROWNING, JOANNE F Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $60,771.61 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JOSEPH H Employer name Town of Union Amount $60,771.56 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, DANA L Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $60,771.54 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,771.50 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, SHAUN P Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $60,771.49 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CHARLES T, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $60,771.08 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDEMA, FRANK L Employer name Orange County Amount $60,770.98 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYNE, ANDREW B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $60,770.90 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENING, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $60,770.88 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CLAUDINE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $60,770.65 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYER, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $60,770.64 Date 09/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, COREY S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $60,770.35 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, LORETTA A Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $60,770.26 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,770.16 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, JAMES D, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $60,770.02 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSLAND, NICOLE C Employer name Livingston County Amount $60,769.80 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, MARK E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $60,769.78 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAN, DAYNA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,769.71 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNOCK, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $60,769.46 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, MILLICENT A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,769.41 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DERREK Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $60,769.20 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOW, SONAM BEN Employer name Education Department Amount $60,769.16 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIATO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $60,769.12 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, DENISE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,768.99 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHHOFF, JASON M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,768.98 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIOTTO, ROSETTE Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $60,768.80 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTRON, JUSTIN D Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $60,768.78 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KYLE D Employer name Essex County Amount $60,768.74 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRUGA, MARIA L Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $60,768.51 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALBO, PATRICIA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $60,768.40 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORN, DENISE M Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $60,768.34 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JILL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,768.30 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, FRED C Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $60,768.30 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUPO, KARINA Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $60,768.27 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $60,767.61 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSS, LINDA G Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $60,767.50 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHANE M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $60,767.23 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $60,767.06 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Seneca Amount $60,767.00 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENFER, JEFFREY R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,766.60 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE-TATE, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $60,766.40 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAULBEE, JILL A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $60,765.18 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, KRISTIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $60,765.16 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, VICTORIA A Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $60,765.15 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAVERTH, CORY Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $60,765.13 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMADORE, RONALD P, III Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $60,764.80 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOSHUA D G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $60,764.76 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHERI M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $60,764.44 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAND, BARBARA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $60,764.36 Date 02/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEDALIS, MARY P Employer name Hoosick Housing Authority Amount $60,763.84 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONETTE, DARYL L Employer name Suffolk Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $60,763.51 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, JOSEPH S Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,763.35 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $60,763.19 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, KNOBBLE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,763.19 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $60,763.01 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTIC, JACK W Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $60,762.79 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAVID A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $60,762.48 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LAWRENCE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,762.11 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GLENDA R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,761.97 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, SHEILA D Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $60,761.94 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SABRINA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,761.86 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOURETTE, MICHAEL Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $60,761.60 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AARON M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,761.48 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JENNIFER A Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,761.48 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, LISA A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $60,761.36 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DEBBILYNNE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,761.25 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MAUREEN A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $60,761.24 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANICOTAVERAS, ENRIQUE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,760.34 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSTLER, LISA JEANNE Employer name Broome County Amount $60,760.24 Date 11/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Kent Amount $60,760.22 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THOMAS G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $60,760.12 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,759.69 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINSON, GARY A Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $60,759.40 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCTIL, ANDREW J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $60,759.28 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, KEVIN R Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $60,759.00 Date 03/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JASON T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,758.83 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CYNTHIA K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,758.75 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULLER, BRYAN S Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $60,758.65 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARINO, ROBIN Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $60,758.60 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONHAUSER, ERIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,758.55 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES G, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $60,758.42 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,758.41 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METHENY, MARY AGNES E Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $60,758.27 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZER, GALE L Employer name Erie County Amount $60,758.19 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOLEJOS, IRIS C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,758.10 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,757.90 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, DIANE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $60,757.80 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSAC, JOSEPH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,757.47 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, MICHELE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $60,757.35 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TRINA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,757.25 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JENNIFER A Employer name Albany County Amount $60,757.04 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, MICHELE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,757.01 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDDIE G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,756.91 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEUDERER, ANTHONY F Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $60,756.63 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MARY E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,756.42 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JEREMY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $60,756.34 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JAMES Employer name Erie County Amount $60,756.24 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System