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 GIORDANI, ANGELA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $60,305.19 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, TASHI A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $60,304.86 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JANET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,304.78 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, CRYSTAL Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,304.78 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEV, ALEXANDER P Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,304.54 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZZA, LENORE Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $60,304.31 Date 08/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSTEIN, TAMMY D Employer name Orange County Amount $60,304.30 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOORN, RODNEY C Employer name Broome County Amount $60,304.26 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, REGGIE Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $60,304.13 Date 08/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAR, PATRICK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,304.05 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTERMAN, JAMES J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $60,304.03 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, BRIAN T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,303.81 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, TAMI L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $60,303.77 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSTERDAM, DAWN A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,303.71 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MARIAM Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,303.61 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, ELLEN L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $60,303.54 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDERMAN, WILLIAM R Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,303.49 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARE, LOUISE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $60,303.31 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,303.09 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIPP, ROBERT T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,302.83 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Allegany County Amount $60,302.75 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEL, SEAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $60,302.74 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, DANIEL Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,302.57 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANELLO, JODI L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,302.49 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,302.49 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAST, GREG W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,302.49 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRITELLO, JUDY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,302.49 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,302.49 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIVES, MICHAEL B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $60,302.43 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, DONNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $60,302.09 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,301.97 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, JOSHUA Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,301.71 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANEY, KENNETH F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $60,301.58 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMONOCO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $60,301.54 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, SCOTT H Employer name Albany County Amount $60,301.51 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHEIT, DAVID J, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $60,301.39 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CASEY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $60,301.36 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DEBORAH Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $60,301.32 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CYNTHIA T Employer name Department of State Amount $60,301.31 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, COREY M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $60,301.25 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKE, JAMIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,300.86 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMONS, JOSEPH E Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $60,299.77 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, GARTH W Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $60,299.73 Date 03/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFO, DANIELLE K Employer name Westchester County Amount $60,299.67 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, JAMES J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $60,299.44 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SYLVIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,299.06 Date 05/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILIAN, KAREN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $60,298.95 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, MARGARET R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $60,298.81 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, MICHAEL B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $60,298.70 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOYCELYN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $60,298.59 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENEUS, ROBENS Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $60,298.26 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $60,298.09 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, QUINCY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,298.05 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREULICH, CHARLES G Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $60,297.95 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, MICHELE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,297.93 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, LUPITA T Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $60,297.80 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, MATTHEW S Employer name Albany County Amount $60,297.67 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIANO, RYAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $60,297.65 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LISA R Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.37 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, BARBARA A Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.27 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARC S Employer name Oswego County Amount $60,297.27 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDLINGER, JANICE Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.26 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGORITO, VERONICA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,297.25 Date 09/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, KAREN L Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.24 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ROSEMARY J Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.19 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, NANCY M Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.15 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CECELIA A Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.15 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, KIM ADDISON Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.11 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRUSKI, MARIE T Employer name Orange County Amount $60,297.08 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, CANDANCE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $60,296.78 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $60,296.58 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREZO, SAMUEL F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $60,296.17 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVOISIER, MARIE G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,296.09 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLO, FRANK S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $60,295.70 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, ROBERT Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,295.70 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDEN, WICKFORD W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,295.64 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, KRISTINA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $60,295.51 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPEL, RACHEL E Employer name Columbia County Amount $60,295.33 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, EDWARD R Employer name Chemung County Amount $60,295.22 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, MARTHA L Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $60,295.22 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PAUL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $60,295.01 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDAWAY, ALPHONSO J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $60,294.96 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $60,294.84 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DAVID E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $60,294.59 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTEL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $60,294.58 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, EMILY J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,294.51 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LIDIA Employer name Orange County Amount $60,294.37 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTI, YASMIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $60,294.16 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINE, WESLEY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $60,293.75 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, TODD R Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,293.68 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ANGEL L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $60,293.66 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADNELL, TOD M Employer name Warren County Amount $60,293.28 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, GLADYS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $60,293.26 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEANNE A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $60,293.22 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOTTA, JENNIFER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,293.21 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, JAMIE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $60,293.09 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPERA, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $60,293.09 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOE, JAMES S Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $60,293.01 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHUM, CHERYL J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $60,293.00 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, EVAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,292.84 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System