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 MARZIGLIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $59,387.55 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PATRICIA E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $59,386.82 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RANDALL N, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $59,386.61 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGA, MARIA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $59,386.55 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTULA, PENNY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,386.29 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, SHAWN P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $59,385.63 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACLAIR, JANINE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $59,385.60 Date 08/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ABBY L Employer name Ulster County Amount $59,385.36 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJU, MANGALATHU P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $59,385.13 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, JOHN S Employer name City of Albany Amount $59,384.50 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SANDRA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,384.49 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, JOHN V Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $59,384.48 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MATTHEW L Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,384.36 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, DAWN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $59,384.34 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMY, JOANNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,384.29 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, KIM MAHONEY Employer name Erie County Amount $59,383.56 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, DAVID S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,383.36 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, JEFRY K Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $59,383.36 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Olean Amount $59,383.08 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESEC, TYLER J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $59,383.02 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAROLA, TRACI A Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,382.65 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMASTER, STUART A Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $59,382.64 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $59,382.64 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ALESANDRA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $59,382.50 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC IVER, VINCENT P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $59,382.33 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ALFRED P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $59,382.19 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGILIO, DAVID P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $59,382.17 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIPES, MELISSA Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $59,381.70 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRE, DAVID Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $59,381.64 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JANET L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $59,381.60 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLIN, GREGORY A Employer name Olean Housing Authority Amount $59,381.59 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOOK, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,380.82 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, DARRYL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $59,380.15 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, DONALD W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $59,379.91 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, GRANT Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,379.89 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, JOANNE E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $59,379.88 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,379.80 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEANEY, TAMI C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $59,379.59 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, KRISTINE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,379.17 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZUCEK, LAURIE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $59,379.11 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MARK D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,378.72 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD G Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $59,378.72 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, ELIZABETH Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $59,378.42 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, STEPHEN K Employer name Steuben County Amount $59,378.21 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, JACQUELINE H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $59,377.86 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JAMES H Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $59,377.81 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOBROWSKI, JOSEPH S Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $59,377.70 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRIAN H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,377.26 Date 09/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, ALISHA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,377.25 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $59,376.98 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAL, NANCY L Employer name Essex County Amount $59,376.85 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEURDS, DAWN M Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $59,376.61 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YALAMANCHILI, VIJAYA SARATHI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,376.57 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENT, JASON S Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $59,376.48 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERTO, JOHN C Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $59,376.36 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $59,376.32 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, ASHLEY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,376.17 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, JOSEPH E, III Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $59,376.08 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, EDWARD T Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $59,376.06 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHRISTINE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,376.04 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, THOMAS P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $59,376.00 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RICHARD H Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $59,375.81 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDWICK, ROBERT J Employer name Essex County Amount $59,375.45 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, JOSEPH T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $59,375.41 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANEY, PATRICK A Employer name Tioga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $59,375.32 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEROME Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $59,375.24 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CAROLE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $59,375.18 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, NEREIDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $59,374.98 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, CHUN HIN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $59,374.68 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, HEZEKIAH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,374.48 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLDEN, SAM B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $59,374.07 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGEL, LORRAINE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $59,373.20 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOAN F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,373.07 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, BRETT S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,373.05 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, GREGORY W Employer name City of Corning Amount $59,373.01 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, GREGORY F Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $59,372.74 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, EUGENE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,372.62 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, BRADLEY P Employer name City of Albany Amount $59,372.53 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETTE, LAURI A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,372.48 Date 07/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NEIL C Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $59,372.47 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAS, JOHN M, SR Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $59,372.41 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCARDES, JEAN-FRANCOIS Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $59,372.40 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINAXAS, PATRICIA J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $59,372.23 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, DORY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $59,372.06 Date 09/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARAYLALL, PARMANAND Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,371.53 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERIN, NICOLA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $59,371.52 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTIN, ROBINLEE R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $59,371.18 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, TAMMY L Employer name Warren County Amount $59,371.10 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, AMY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,370.98 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFROOZ, TAHMENA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $59,370.73 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, MICHAEL A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $59,369.90 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVIS-CONSTABLE, FELICIA N Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $59,369.78 Date 12/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, SARA M Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $59,369.62 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, SANDRA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $59,369.29 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCA, DEBRA K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,369.06 Date 11/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI, JOHN C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $59,368.93 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, NICOLE N Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $59,368.87 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, DONALD S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $59,368.46 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JAMES R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,367.97 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, SUSANNA B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,367.87 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System