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, SONIA M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $58,909.13 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, DIANE Employer name Somers CSD Amount $58,908.31 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELO, SALVATORE V Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $58,908.17 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOSEPH T Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $58,908.14 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODAGROSI-TORBITT, LAURA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $58,907.81 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES, ANGEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,907.62 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPF, FREDERICK E, III Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,907.35 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, EDWARD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $58,907.19 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUILLEN, GREGORY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,907.12 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $58,906.93 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, THOMAS C Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,906.78 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JONATHAN N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,906.66 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, SCOTT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $58,906.65 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPTAN, MARK W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,906.62 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, STEVEN W Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $58,906.44 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDA, JOSE L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $58,906.43 Date 09/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, ERNEST F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,906.25 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIK, THOMAS F Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $58,905.99 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZYK, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,905.81 Date 11/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAR, BARBARA J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.58 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, ELLEN R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $58,905.53 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, AMANDA R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SUSAN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUZA, JENNIFER L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JANE F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZEWICZ, LORI A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, ROBIN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,905.51 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVELO, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $58,905.46 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHELE L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $58,905.35 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CAROL A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $58,904.91 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, MELANIE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,904.78 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIER, ELLYN B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,904.47 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIERMEYER, LIZANNE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,904.47 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NUTT, JOYCE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,904.47 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, SHEILA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,904.47 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, CLEMENTINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,904.01 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, KIARA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $58,903.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,902.81 Date 10/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOHN B Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,902.58 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DARLENE A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $58,902.57 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, KAREN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,902.03 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRER, JACQUELINE Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $58,901.60 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, TASHAY R Employer name Erie County Amount $58,901.48 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINZON, OLMEDO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $58,901.47 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LAURA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,901.31 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARD, MATTHEW L Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $58,901.20 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DAVID J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $58,901.04 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, KORI L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,900.72 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, GRACE V Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,900.63 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN-COLLINS, TOMORROW R Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $58,900.62 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, DAVID R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $58,900.32 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MARY M. Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $58,899.94 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, NELSON H Employer name Oswego County Amount $58,899.87 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, THOMAS S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $58,899.75 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHANOWICZ, CHARLES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,899.21 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBERT, PAUL Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $58,899.03 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $58,898.76 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, KIRK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,898.62 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSO, STEPHEN F, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $58,898.18 Date 01/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNING, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $58,898.11 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, OSCAR Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $58,897.53 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KYLE G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $58,897.46 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLERICK, LAURA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,897.25 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEO, PAULINE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,897.19 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, STEVEN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,897.02 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, ANNMARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,896.46 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, HARRY J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $58,896.05 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,895.76 Date 02/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, JONIQUE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $58,895.56 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHBY, AMY M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $58,895.46 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, LAURA A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $58,895.43 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, KAREN A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $58,895.34 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, CAROLINE A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $58,895.31 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MICHELE B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,895.30 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSINGER, PETER W, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $58,895.07 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, EDWARD S, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,894.90 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, BRENDAN M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $58,894.79 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORING, BARBARA J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $58,894.43 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINTER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,894.36 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZUBIKE, UZOAMAKA E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $58,894.33 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUS-COWAN, LEONIE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,894.24 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,893.79 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, DENISE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,893.78 Date 08/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, MARY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $58,892.86 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYNA, KENNETH P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,892.82 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOANNE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $58,892.18 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, KRISTIN P Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $58,892.17 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JAMES G Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $58,892.14 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ZACHARY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $58,891.21 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LESLIE A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,891.15 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, DOREEN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $58,891.09 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMIRSKI, GINA LYNN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,890.55 Date 11/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANK, TAMMY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,890.44 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORYTNY, EUGENE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,890.27 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ROBERT D Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,890.24 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,890.17 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LORETTA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,890.10 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHELDOR, ERIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,890.06 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, NINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,889.95 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, GINA M Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $58,889.80 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System