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 LUGO, GILBERT M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $59,887.54 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, CASSANDRA E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $59,887.51 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, LAKEESHA M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $59,887.13 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHOW, LINDSEY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,886.90 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, BELINDA V Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $59,886.78 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,886.43 Date 04/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDLEY, AKIKO A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $59,886.11 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VASSAUR, BRANDON T Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $59,886.00 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKSTON, BRYAN P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,885.84 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELOTTA, DIANE M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $59,885.78 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIHURA, LESIA S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,885.44 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, KYLE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,884.95 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,884.71 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLPHE, MARIE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,884.68 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, STEVEN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $59,884.62 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOCK, MICHAEL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,884.25 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSEPH Employer name Leg Task Force Reapportionment Amount $59,884.18 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KIEL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,884.06 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLATTO, PAMELA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $59,884.00 Date 02/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, STEVEN R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,883.95 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, JAMES R Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $59,883.78 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, GARY L, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $59,883.76 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRILE, FRANK M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,883.68 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ADRIAN A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $59,882.75 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERIEN, THOMAS K Employer name City of Oneida Amount $59,882.73 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTBYL, EDWARD P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $59,882.60 Date 11/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJCZYK, THOMAS LEO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,882.36 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $59,882.17 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DARRELL Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $59,881.49 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLINO, JANET L Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $59,881.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISPOLI, MADELINE L Employer name Orange County Amount $59,880.90 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSTADT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $59,880.82 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHANE R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $59,880.74 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIO, KAREN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $59,880.35 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERING, LORRAINE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $59,880.28 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, IRIS D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $59,880.18 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, PETER W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $59,879.61 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTOSH, KELLY E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $59,879.60 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, EDWARD G Employer name Town of Paris Amount $59,879.46 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENLEY, DEIDRE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $59,879.29 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, DANIELLE P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $59,879.29 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKOWSKI, JOSEPHINE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,879.27 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLO, NANCY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,879.16 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, KYLE D Employer name City of Utica Amount $59,878.93 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONGDON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $59,878.91 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDASH, MATTHEW J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $59,878.89 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER-GRIFFIN, CELESTE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $59,878.50 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, EMERY H Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $59,878.31 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDEMA, JAMIE N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,878.18 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, PHILIP D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,878.09 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, JOELMA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,878.08 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPSTONE, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $59,877.75 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALB, TIMOTHY J, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $59,877.31 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUMIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $59,877.24 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIANNE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $59,877.15 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ARIEL K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $59,875.96 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, DAVID S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,875.91 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM G Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,875.91 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAPOCE, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $59,875.72 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, MARTIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,875.51 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, MARISA F Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $59,875.42 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,874.87 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRCO, PETRA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $59,874.86 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCZAK, EDWARD T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,874.50 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, JESSIE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,874.25 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLOTTA, JOSHUA M Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $59,874.22 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACKLAND, KYLE C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $59,874.13 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLINGER, MOREEN N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $59,874.04 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAVOUNOS, DARLENE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $59,873.96 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVERO, MARGARET M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $59,873.85 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHAMANI, SHELLY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $59,873.81 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, MATTHEW J Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,873.46 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, CHRISTINA S Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $59,873.25 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUHY, SUSAN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $59,872.80 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSICARO, MICHAEL Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $59,872.62 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, ANTHONY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,872.53 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, RENEE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $59,872.52 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUZEE, NICOLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,871.91 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOHN F Employer name Oswego County Amount $59,871.84 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Broome County Amount $59,871.82 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, TOM Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $59,871.14 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIZENECKER, WILLIAM P Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $59,870.97 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEORGIA, JAMES J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $59,870.82 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNENBERG, DEREK Employer name Schenectady County Amount $59,870.82 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, SHANE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $59,870.81 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, ROSE B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $59,870.78 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMICK, FRED J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $59,870.23 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, ROBERT E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,869.86 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $59,869.77 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNELL, SUSAN N Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $59,869.09 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISPER, RODNEY E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $59,869.06 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, JESSICA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,868.33 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MATTHEW F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $59,868.07 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFFMAN, IRA B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $59,867.97 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENER, MICHAEL W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $59,867.80 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, BRENT Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $59,867.77 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEPE, LAUREN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,867.68 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTERMINE, REBECCA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,867.58 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, ERIN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $59,867.57 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEESLER, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $59,867.41 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System