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 CUTTITTA, JUDY E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $59,005.00 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTI, PASQUALE J Employer name Erie County Amount $59,004.98 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIVICICH, MICHAEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $59,004.49 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOKA, COLLEEN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $59,004.35 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, RANDY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $59,004.02 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMING, BRONWEN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $59,004.01 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOSKE, MARK C Employer name Chemung County Amount $59,003.03 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLE, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $59,002.98 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLOWSKI, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $59,002.21 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESNEWICZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $59,001.90 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KEITH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $59,001.60 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KEVIN E Employer name City of Auburn Amount $59,001.39 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADECK, TIMOTHY M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $59,001.38 Date 05/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, AARON D Employer name Livingston County Amount $59,001.30 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNES, WENDY A Employer name Orange County Amount $59,001.18 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGO, JACLYN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $59,001.12 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT D Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $59,001.08 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, NATALIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $59,000.94 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISEL, JANICE Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $59,000.65 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, FRANCIS M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $59,000.19 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKOVIC, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $58,999.95 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TERRY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $58,999.92 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAR, CASSANDRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,999.80 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEROS-WINDLEY, CARLA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $58,999.64 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, LAURA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $58,999.57 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,999.42 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, ABEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,999.27 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ROLAND D Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $58,999.26 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, SUSANA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $58,999.12 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, JAMES P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $58,998.95 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, BEVERLY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $58,998.68 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGOWSKI, GLEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,998.60 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, DAVID P Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $58,998.58 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTROM, SHARON Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,998.27 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILOR, DEAN M, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,998.15 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RYAN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,997.72 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $58,997.66 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTIERI, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $58,997.14 Date 06/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORACY, MIKE J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $58,996.94 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKI, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $58,996.64 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, TERRIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,996.42 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNZO, BONNIE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,996.42 Date 07/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLOR, RYAN L Employer name City of Olean Amount $58,996.30 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISH, THOMAS H Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $58,996.25 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ALYSSA A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $58,995.71 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIGO, DENNIS A Employer name Town of Murray Amount $58,994.50 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, JOHN R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $58,994.46 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, EMMA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,994.28 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, LA TONYA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,994.17 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNSDORFER, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $58,994.11 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALNINS, LORIANNE D Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $58,994.02 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSI, LANCE Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $58,993.97 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ANTHONY J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $58,993.85 Date 03/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, CRAIG S Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $58,993.71 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAYSER, ANDREW E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $58,993.56 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CATHERINE R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $58,993.42 Date 03/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ELISSA S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,993.00 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABROLE, ANJANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,992.84 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJJAJ, YASSINE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,992.77 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERSON, AMANDA C Employer name Education Department Amount $58,992.75 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, BRUCE J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $58,992.75 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-PHILLIPS, KAYSHA Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $58,992.67 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, KRISTEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $58,992.50 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIN, ANNE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $58,992.24 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEINO, JULIUS Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $58,992.06 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARIELLO, JOHN Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $58,992.00 Date 02/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNQUIST, PAUL J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $58,991.92 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIBRANDI, MARIA V Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,991.89 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESON, STACY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,991.89 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, DARLENE M Employer name Albany County Amount $58,991.86 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHER, STEPHEN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,991.85 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, PAWEL Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $58,991.53 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, THOMAS J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,991.05 Date 05/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, TIMOTHY R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,990.97 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CLARA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,990.27 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYERSON, ANNE B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,990.13 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, JAMES W Employer name Town of Olive Amount $58,989.47 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, CARY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,989.17 Date 04/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAM, ANN MARIE Employer name Education Department Amount $58,989.06 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURTA, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $58,988.96 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, DONALD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,988.93 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMER, DEREK V Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $58,988.62 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAS, BRIAN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $58,988.45 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STEVEN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,988.43 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFREY W Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $58,988.06 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, SAMUEL, II Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $58,987.69 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAN, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $58,987.63 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINI, MARY E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $58,987.58 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, JEFFREY D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $58,987.12 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRON, NEAL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,987.02 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, DEBORAH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,986.87 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Corning Amount $58,986.87 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, GRANT C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,986.79 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DEVORA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,986.61 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DIANA O Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,986.26 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DANIELLE N Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $58,986.10 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,985.94 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARJORIE L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $58,985.87 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $58,985.53 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEMISS, JEFFREY K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $58,985.12 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System