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 MANGIARACINA, JOY M Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $60,423.89 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKELY, SABRINA C Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $60,423.70 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $60,423.67 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $60,423.65 Date 04/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, AMY A Employer name Warren County Amount $60,423.14 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANES, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Washington Amount $60,423.04 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPHNIS, ERNST Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,423.02 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, RYAN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,422.32 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, THERESA P Employer name Department of Law Amount $60,422.29 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, RICKY C Employer name Allegany County Amount $60,422.21 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CLIFFORD R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,422.06 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ELIZABETH R Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $60,421.98 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, DAWN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $60,421.95 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, JAMIE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $60,421.77 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, GERALD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,421.48 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, DAVID R Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $60,421.06 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVEN, ADDISON T, JR Employer name Town of Greece Amount $60,421.01 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, WILLIAM M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,420.29 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBICK, NANCY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,420.00 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROST, KIMBERLY R Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $60,419.68 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, ANDREA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $60,419.68 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, RICHARD H Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $60,419.38 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $60,419.28 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATURI, EILEEN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,418.54 Date 08/02/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDD, DIONNE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $60,418.49 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, KEVIN M Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $60,418.38 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, JOHN H Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $60,418.08 Date 08/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, JAMES A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $60,418.01 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $60,417.40 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANN M Employer name Albany County Amount $60,417.25 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DEBORAH L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $60,417.08 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYLVICK, KEVIN N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,416.90 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUZEN, JILL M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,416.48 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, MATTHEW J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $60,416.27 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY-HANER, CHLOE A Employer name Broome County Amount $60,416.06 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORE, DERRICK B Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $60,415.71 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, RENEE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $60,415.42 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOON, MICHAEL L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $60,415.30 Date 10/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ERIC T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $60,415.09 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,415.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, JOSE Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $60,414.94 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, LINGQIU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $60,414.80 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWDRICK, SHANNON D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $60,414.44 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAI, JANET Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $60,414.02 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHESON, ANDREA J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $60,413.91 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JEFFREY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,413.10 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BETTY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,412.99 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEK, SIOBHAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,412.99 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDFORD, AMY C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,412.99 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ADRIENNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,412.99 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUFEL, MARIANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $60,412.99 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, LIZZIE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $60,412.99 Date 07/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, MARGARET P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $60,412.99 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DEBORAH V Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,412.99 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, GLYNN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $60,412.99 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CATHERINE N Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,412.99 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, SANDRA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,412.99 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZINO, DENISE A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $60,412.76 Date 07/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SCOTT K Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,412.70 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, LINDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $60,412.46 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RAE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $60,412.42 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIH, KASSIM S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $60,411.78 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRIAN W Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $60,411.74 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JA BAUT, MATTHEW F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $60,411.55 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, GERALDINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $60,411.27 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATCH, BARBARA J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $60,411.16 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, FRANCES S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,410.87 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JEAN A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $60,410.79 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,410.70 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACEY-HARRIS, DEBRA L Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $60,410.70 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMANYOS, SAMANTHA M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $60,410.67 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SHEILA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,410.15 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAL, MAX H Employer name Orange County Amount $60,409.97 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINIANO, JOSEPH A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,409.37 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, ZACHARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $60,409.14 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLING, JULIET M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $60,408.87 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, JOHN Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $60,407.94 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, JOSHUA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,407.62 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JARED R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $60,407.50 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TAURSHIA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,407.36 Date 05/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, ANNE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,407.32 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $60,407.20 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERTAIN, AMBER M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,406.72 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATOWY, BRENDA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $60,406.37 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBS, ROY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $60,406.31 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, EMERSON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $60,406.28 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMEON, CLARK E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $60,405.98 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, JAY S Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $60,405.46 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLER, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $60,405.43 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, SCOTT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,405.34 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, DANIEL D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,405.31 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, BRETT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,405.20 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $60,405.16 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,404.96 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $60,404.54 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, VICTORIA L Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $60,404.54 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDENMAIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Bethlehem Public Library Amount $60,404.54 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,404.14 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, KARL Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $60,403.92 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, THOMPSON T Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,403.68 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System