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 HARRINGTON, KATHLEEN S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $59,066.32 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIDUENA, JORGE J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $59,066.13 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRELLI, MARY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,065.90 Date 01/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, DARLISA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $59,065.89 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PATRICIA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $59,065.88 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIERMAN, BRIAN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $59,065.44 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DIANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $59,064.68 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MOHAMMED T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $59,064.63 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, SHANNON M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $59,064.59 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, RENEE C Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $59,063.85 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEEZ, OLASUBOMI A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $59,063.50 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MICHAEL H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,063.17 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESELY, LINDA V Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $59,062.86 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, CINDY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $59,062.49 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $59,062.37 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, SHANNON M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $59,062.11 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, KAREN S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $59,061.87 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SABRINA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,061.59 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLINGER, SYLVIA P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,061.52 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $59,061.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, CONNIE D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $59,061.28 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $59,061.17 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAQUIDARA, LISA Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $59,061.13 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MARRYSOL Employer name Rockland County Amount $59,060.86 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRION J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,060.73 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOGHUE, SHANE D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $59,060.15 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBIN K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $59,059.84 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JEANETTE C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $59,059.52 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESLINK, HOLLY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $59,059.52 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CARMEN D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $59,059.28 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,059.25 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORIELLO, JUDEE Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $59,058.92 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, JASON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,058.88 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASKOVSKI, IGOR Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $59,058.85 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEFFREY Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $59,058.55 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRYDEN, PAULA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,058.32 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, LUKE M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $59,058.25 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, ALEXANDER H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $59,058.05 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINE, VINCENT Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $59,057.73 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WANDA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,057.63 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VLACK, LISA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $59,057.61 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, TRACEY V Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $59,057.60 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBLE, TONI A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $59,057.57 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHEAD, CYNTHIA Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $59,057.51 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HUDDIE T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $59,057.43 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $59,057.43 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOEY, DONNA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $59,057.23 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHAN, CAITLIN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $59,057.14 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATIE L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $59,057.00 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JOHN R, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $59,056.79 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMSBEE, HAROLD E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,056.30 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONNA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $59,056.29 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARSHALL Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,056.29 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUN, MATTHEW M Employer name Erie County Amount $59,056.10 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, CLARENCE G Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $59,055.96 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIS, NORMAN J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $59,055.28 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JAMES F Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $59,055.06 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINUS, BENJAMIN V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $59,054.99 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $59,054.94 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,054.35 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RUDOLPH A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $59,054.29 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $59,053.87 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, KENNETH S Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $59,053.63 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, SARAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $59,053.47 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, HASAN M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $59,053.45 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, KELLEY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $59,053.37 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLONE, MICHAEL Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $59,053.27 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, MARIA I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,053.16 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIJU, REHNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,052.82 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVES, WILLIAM T Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $59,052.47 Date 03/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMES, PATRICIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $59,052.22 Date 05/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $59,051.96 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDEN, LISA J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $59,051.88 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, KELLY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $59,051.78 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBENS, KAREN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,051.69 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $59,050.92 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,050.92 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAUER, JEANINE R Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $59,050.12 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SEMANTHA J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $59,049.91 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMASTRO, NICHOLAS S Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $59,049.64 Date 01/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MARCIA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $59,049.21 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHAUS, CHAYA F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,049.13 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DIVYA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,049.13 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, DANIEL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,049.00 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ALEJANDRO Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $59,048.96 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAMES R Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $59,048.56 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPUTY, TERRENCE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,048.52 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALDRED Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,048.52 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITT, JO-ANNE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,048.52 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTHU, NINA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $59,048.52 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLO, ANDREW Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,047.50 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOLAKOS, CHARLIE S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $59,047.37 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, DANIEL C Employer name Livingston County Amount $59,047.29 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, CAROL E Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,047.27 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, GUILLERMO A Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $59,047.19 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MARIE W Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $59,047.10 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, KATHLEEN P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $59,046.96 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOL, NANCY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,046.81 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCA, ROBERT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,046.81 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, MICHELLE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,046.80 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System