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 CONWAY, KATHLEEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,150.54 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOK, CLARENCE L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $60,150.54 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSELWHITE, JEANNINE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,150.24 Date 09/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, MICHELE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $60,150.20 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, ALAN B Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,150.15 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGERSON, JOANN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,150.07 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHEALIE, DARWIN R Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $60,150.07 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, STEVEN Employer name Warren County Amount $60,150.03 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JASON Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $60,150.03 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ARLENE M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,149.72 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYMONT, KATHLEEN MI Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $60,149.72 Date 11/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORUBSKI, THOMAS P Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $60,149.62 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ANDREW D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $60,149.61 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,149.19 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $60,148.97 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JOAN E Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $60,148.62 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONSON, JOHN D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $60,148.47 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, LUZ M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $60,147.94 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIANO, THOMAS P Employer name Orange County Amount $60,147.85 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, ZULAY J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $60,147.82 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, NILA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,147.57 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, MARGARITA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $60,147.50 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ERICA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $60,147.27 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHHOFF, KEITH R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $60,146.86 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, IVANIA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $60,146.84 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, KATHLEEN W Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $60,146.73 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PETER D Employer name Town of Bristol Amount $60,146.68 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ANTHONY F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $60,146.53 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ALAN J Employer name Genesee County Amount $60,146.16 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSO, OLUWABUNMI O Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $60,145.91 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLY, ANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $60,145.85 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEAN A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $60,145.25 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SHIBU Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $60,144.97 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $60,144.95 Date 12/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNACZYK, ALLEN S Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $60,144.87 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEED, DANIEL D Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $60,144.84 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORAS, KEITH A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $60,144.82 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, ROBERT A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $60,144.66 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, RICHARD T Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $60,144.61 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTRA, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $60,144.16 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACQUELIN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $60,144.13 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, GEORGE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,144.07 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYORA, ROBERTO S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $60,143.94 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MARISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $60,143.81 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSON, PAUL W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $60,143.65 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOANNE Employer name Town of Dover Amount $60,143.50 Date 09/03/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, BRIAN L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $60,142.98 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, LINDA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $60,142.89 Date 04/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDNEY, HELEN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,142.72 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ANDREW G Employer name Steuben County Amount $60,142.60 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $60,142.60 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC UMBER, GERALD H Employer name Schuyler County Amount $60,142.04 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULLER, MARK D Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $60,141.94 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, WARD D Employer name Department of Health Amount $60,141.88 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, JANETTE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $60,141.80 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TROY A Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $60,141.55 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,141.43 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIMOTHY F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $60,141.41 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURLANDER, FRANK Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $60,141.37 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LOGAN K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $60,141.26 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, SHAWN K Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $60,141.24 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, REGINA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $60,141.15 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, TAMARA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,141.12 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, AMANDA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $60,140.88 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, TODD L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $60,140.86 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, JULIE R Employer name Clinton County Amount $60,140.42 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, BARBARA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $60,140.39 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBACORTA, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $60,139.95 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, GEOFFREY M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $60,139.81 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $60,139.80 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, GRACE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $60,139.75 Date 12/09/1959 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KARENA G Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $60,139.64 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVA, RUSSELL A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $60,139.63 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Ontario County Amount $60,139.20 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, DALTON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $60,139.09 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUH, DENNIS P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $60,139.04 Date 10/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINPHRIE, DANNY C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $60,139.01 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, KAREN T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $60,138.85 Date 09/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PAUL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $60,138.49 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, COLIN X Employer name Erie County Amount $60,138.02 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACCIONE, CAROLINE I Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $60,137.66 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADIQ, RIFFAT S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $60,137.57 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DANIEL M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $60,137.48 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, BRANDY L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $60,137.24 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, STEVEN J Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $60,137.07 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $60,137.00 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TARA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $60,136.95 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTO, NAGEEBAH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $60,136.88 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, CATHERINE D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $60,136.75 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $60,136.72 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-LEVER, KERRY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $60,136.42 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, BRIAN R Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $60,136.22 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, ROCK A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $60,136.05 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, KATHERINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $60,135.84 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSANO, FRANK, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $60,135.78 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUZIE, WILLIAM A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $60,135.60 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JEFFREY J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $60,135.56 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONEIS, MICHELE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $60,135.49 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHNER, AARON M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $60,135.06 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, JANET Y Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $60,134.64 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System