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 MACK, AVA L Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $58,768.49 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, MATTHEW D Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,768.44 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, MARY C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $58,768.38 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNENBAUM, GLEN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,768.33 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MARY MEGAN Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,768.30 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, CHARLENE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,768.06 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSMAN, SHARON Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $58,767.94 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LISA C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $58,767.44 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,766.98 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, IRMA Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,766.75 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, AMY D Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,766.43 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFANO, ALYSSA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,766.22 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, BARBARA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $58,765.99 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARK S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,765.93 Date 10/03/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, WANDA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,765.73 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, LAURAINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,765.67 Date 04/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, LOUISE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,764.76 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVRATIL, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $58,764.66 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ALLEN P Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $58,764.22 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMLIN, DARRYL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $58,764.16 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JEAN M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,764.01 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JASON R Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $58,763.87 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, BENJAMIN E Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $58,763.64 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURLONG, MARIAN C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $58,763.63 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KAREN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,763.50 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Putnam County Amount $58,762.95 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, ASTRIDA L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $58,762.94 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, STEVEN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $58,762.92 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATISZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $58,762.41 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, DANIEL C Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $58,762.41 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABAT, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $58,762.39 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDIN, LOIS A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $58,762.31 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,762.15 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADZIARZ, MICHAEL H Employer name Seneca County Amount $58,761.84 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, SUSAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,761.78 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, ANDREW L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $58,761.71 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, TONYA C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,761.60 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTA, GLORIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,761.47 Date 12/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,761.16 Date 12/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, MATTHEW A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $58,761.02 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, BRIAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,760.68 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DONALD T Employer name Education Department Amount $58,760.65 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILLE, KELCIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $58,760.65 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, DAVID S Employer name Education Department Amount $58,760.65 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWOLABI, ADEBISI A Employer name Education Department Amount $58,760.65 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, SUZIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $58,760.52 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMIE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,760.34 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-MORIARTY, SHERYL Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,760.14 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIMBERLY K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,760.07 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $58,760.00 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ERNESTO A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,759.91 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, DANIEL, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,759.80 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEAR, JOHN T Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $58,759.37 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, KARLESHA V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,759.20 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ALAN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $58,758.58 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, CAITLIN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,758.52 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RASHID S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,758.42 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERDES, CHRISTINA D Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $58,758.41 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, JONATHAN V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,758.38 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGARD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,758.38 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHAR, FOCRUN Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $58,758.32 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUYNE, HOWARD J Employer name Wayne County Amount $58,758.25 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GMEREK, SANDRA M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $58,757.97 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTHWELL, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $58,757.88 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, RONALD T Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $58,757.75 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $58,757.57 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBELS, MICHELLE L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $58,757.47 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMINO, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $58,757.33 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, FREDERICK, III Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $58,757.12 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDELL, CAROL A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $58,756.82 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ALTHEA K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,756.76 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STEPHENEY E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,756.66 Date 02/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GRIPPO, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $58,756.57 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERARIO, WILLIAM L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,756.57 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, OWEN C Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $58,756.38 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, MARIE Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,756.19 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, FRANCES Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $58,756.15 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RANDY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,756.12 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLA, YOLANDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,756.12 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $58,756.05 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAL, PETER A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $58,755.84 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN E Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $58,755.80 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINS, GRACE C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $58,755.34 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,755.32 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLACK, TIFFANIE F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,755.28 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MARIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,755.14 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, JOHN R, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $58,754.93 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHARDT, FREDERICK R, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,754.86 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, PAULA L Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $58,754.31 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PATRICIA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,754.28 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLORZANO, JOHNSON Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $58,754.19 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MAUREEN P Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $58,753.86 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMINSKI, ERIC S Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $58,753.69 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDI, THERESE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $58,753.30 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN-HERCHANIK, SHANDA L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $58,752.75 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONE, ANTONIO Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $58,752.75 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,752.39 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNAWAY, SCOTT A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,751.02 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD C Employer name Steuben County Amount $58,751.00 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN W Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $58,750.76 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System