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 ALLEN, JOSHUA A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $59,024.88 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CATHERINE A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $59,024.59 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGO, LINDA J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $59,024.48 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $59,024.44 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGIANI, NICHOLAS S Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $59,024.44 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,024.41 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $59,023.82 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTON, SHANNON S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $59,023.79 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, KATIE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $59,023.77 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MATTIA, JOSEPH Employer name Putnam County Amount $59,023.70 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAMIRO Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $59,023.08 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KATHRYN S Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $59,023.05 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $59,022.87 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCELLO, MARY C Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $59,022.82 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAS, JUDITH R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $59,022.79 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, ARTHUR F. Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $59,022.77 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, SHELLEY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $59,022.60 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULUC, YORK Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $59,022.19 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLIS, EILEEN Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $59,022.06 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARET, RACHELLE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $59,021.99 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JOHN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,021.86 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, JAMES T Employer name Erie County Amount $59,021.35 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, ANGEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,021.28 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, DAWN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $59,020.93 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ALESSANDRA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $59,020.75 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ACCORDO, SCOTT M Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $59,020.45 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGER, DANIEL J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $59,020.08 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARMEN I Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $59,019.97 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYE, CHERYL A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,019.80 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCOUTEN, SAMANTHA O Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $59,019.80 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCO, SUSAN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $59,019.25 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, MEGAN R Employer name Steuben County Amount $59,019.10 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ARIEL Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $59,018.73 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, VICKEY S Employer name Department of Law Amount $59,017.83 Date 12/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKNER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $59,017.68 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $59,017.03 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, HOLLY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $59,016.99 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRIBOGA, J CHRISTINE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $59,016.81 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, STEPHEN C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $59,016.75 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, DONNA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $59,016.65 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMITT, SIMON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $59,016.55 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BOOKER T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $59,016.33 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $59,016.31 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, GABRIELLE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $59,016.01 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, CHERYL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $59,015.64 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALLY, KENNETH E Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $59,015.56 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, MALCOLM L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $59,015.00 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, COREY M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $59,014.90 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNICI, MICHAEL V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $59,014.72 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, DEBORAH ANN Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $59,014.18 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODOUGH, ROBERT ERNEST Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $59,013.98 Date 03/06/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, DONNETTE H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,013.94 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEENEY, COLLEEN Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $59,013.11 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETAMBLE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $59,012.55 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JOANNE B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,012.50 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $59,012.49 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCIA, LYNNE A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $59,012.42 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHA, ELMI Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $59,012.09 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, CINDY B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $59,012.04 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, ANTHONY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $59,012.03 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, HEATHER M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $59,011.89 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDLEY, FRANCESCA E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $59,011.81 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, TERRI A Employer name Essex County Amount $59,011.38 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $59,011.37 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROGER D Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $59,011.32 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUER, LAUREN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,011.16 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGARD, JUSTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $59,011.15 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERMAN, MARK Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $59,010.93 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOR, MARIE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $59,010.88 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, JASON P Employer name Ulster County Amount $59,010.83 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLEM, CHERYL A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $59,010.70 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIER, ANTHONY Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $59,010.39 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRACEY, ANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $59,010.23 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLARD, JOHN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $59,010.02 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, DAVID G Employer name Washington County Amount $59,009.89 Date 08/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWETT, BRENDA L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $59,009.35 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELCH, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $59,009.11 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, THOMAS J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $59,008.69 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDING, TAMARA A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $59,008.48 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, CYNTHIA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $59,008.46 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, TREVOR A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $59,008.23 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, DONNIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,008.09 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, THERESA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $59,008.09 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, MICHAEL Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $59,007.80 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, AARON M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $59,007.34 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, THEODORE J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $59,007.27 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, ANTHONY F Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $59,007.00 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, ANGUS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $59,006.97 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNYAN, JEFFREY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $59,006.83 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KATHRYN M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $59,006.62 Date 10/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELLI, JASON H Employer name Erie County Amount $59,006.62 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASIRU, ZAINAB E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $59,006.58 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERTINO, JODY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $59,006.39 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUBACH, THOMAS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,006.34 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMP, TRACEY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $59,005.96 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWYN, LAURA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $59,005.84 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANTI, PAUL Employer name Orange County Amount $59,005.47 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYDA, CRAIG J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $59,005.41 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNER, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $59,005.32 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROEFROCK, DENISE M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $59,005.22 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System