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 BALISTRERI, ASHLEY N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,816.93 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCAGNINO, DOMINICK R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $58,816.89 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DENNIS E Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $58,816.78 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRASTRO, JOSEPH F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,816.60 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KIRK A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,816.37 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERES, CINDY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $58,816.37 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEL, CHESTER A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,816.37 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLABER, JEANETTE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $58,816.37 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUERBACH, DAVID M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JANET Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA ROSA, LILIANA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBENYUK, NADIYA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALRA, JASPAL S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, CAROLYN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, TERESA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ANANDI N Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 04/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULAILLE-BONHOMME, SABINE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ-MILLS, WANDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 12/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETLOW, EMANUEL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-VAZ, DAWN M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,815.82 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDELKOVSKI, ANITA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,815.77 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, COURTNEY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,815.58 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOCCIO, KATHLEEN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,815.36 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, MICHAEL W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $58,815.34 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARPLEY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,815.32 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFU, PATRICK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,815.27 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARO, CARLO Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $58,814.88 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, JOHN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,814.70 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, ROGER Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $58,814.61 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZARKA, TODD M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $58,814.49 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, ROBERT G Employer name Genesee County Amount $58,814.41 Date 07/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKOWSKI, TAVIOT E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,814.11 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, GREGORY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,813.96 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, JEFFREY T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $58,813.94 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, JEROME S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,813.88 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, LINDA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $58,813.65 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JEFFREY C Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $58,813.33 Date 10/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGO, PATRICE Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $58,813.14 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, EMILY A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $58,812.86 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISOGNO, MARY ANNE C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $58,812.71 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,812.64 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,812.62 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORVIS, KEVIN L Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $58,812.36 Date 05/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, TIMOTHY C Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $58,812.22 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, CHRIS J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,812.19 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTTREDDY, KALESWARAREDDY R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,812.18 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITRI, MARCIANO F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $58,812.13 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, DANIEL G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $58,812.01 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIBEE, DONALD B Employer name City of Fulton Amount $58,811.97 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,811.95 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKBY, RODNEY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,811.64 Date 12/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, RICHARD C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $58,811.35 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARULO, DANIEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,811.35 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,811.26 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILVETI, MARIA V Employer name Education Department Amount $58,811.04 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSI, JOSEPH T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $58,810.69 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, JOHN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $58,810.54 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON-ROBINSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,810.48 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MARK D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $58,810.34 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAZZO, BECKI S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $58,810.18 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOSEPH E Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,809.99 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCARDI, MICHAEL A Employer name Putnam County Amount $58,809.52 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRARY, TAMMY D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $58,809.46 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENING, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,809.46 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, MILDRED Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,809.19 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MELISSA K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $58,809.04 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, WILLIAM R Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $58,808.90 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, WILLIAM L, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,808.84 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, VINCENT A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,808.65 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FIORE, RAYMOND A, JR Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $58,808.47 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPACKI-THORN, KRISTIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,808.16 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOSO, OTELLO G, JR Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $58,808.10 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, SCOTT A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,807.96 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ALAN T Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $58,807.74 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, MARISOL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $58,807.66 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKSA, TREVOR R Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,807.41 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,807.37 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKSTON, JEANETTE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,807.30 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, MARTIN A Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $58,807.12 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULDINER, CINDY L Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $58,807.09 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, NICHOLAS H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,806.75 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGOR, LINDA D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $58,806.60 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLO-MELCHIONNE, MILDRED A Employer name Orange County Amount $58,806.56 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOIO-KOHUS, GREGORY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,806.38 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DONALD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $58,805.92 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BONNIE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $58,805.55 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISKANT, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $58,805.33 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, PETER S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,805.33 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, RANDALL J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $58,805.30 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINN, JUSTIN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,805.25 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIGENBAUM, ROBERT M Employer name Education Department Amount $58,804.78 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, BARBARA J Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $58,804.67 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, RICHARD M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $58,804.31 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, DAVID P Employer name Village of Springville Amount $58,804.17 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, ADAM S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $58,804.07 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, JASON D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,803.89 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSER, DAVID G Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $58,803.75 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID J Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $58,803.75 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, MATTHEW T Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $58,803.66 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,803.58 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System