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 BRISKY, MICHAEL M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $58,750.62 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, DANIEL F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,750.50 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, LORI L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,750.36 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER, BRUNO M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,750.00 Date 04/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOON, JASON G Employer name City of Olean Amount $58,749.78 Date 07/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOULTHROP, TODD G Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $58,749.65 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELLONE, COLLEEN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $58,749.60 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLAM, DELFEINA P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $58,749.50 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICE, SERENA V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,749.22 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, CASSANDRA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,748.76 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARILYN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $58,748.70 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAURA A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $58,748.50 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,748.42 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KIM L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,748.42 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRE, SHARRON L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,748.40 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, ZACHARY B Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $58,748.12 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MARTICA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,747.86 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, SALLY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $58,747.68 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGLOFF, SHEILA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $58,747.55 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DANIELLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,747.48 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMICK, CYNTHIA J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $58,747.27 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDNEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $58,747.14 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JUDSON P Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $58,746.58 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPPER, HAROLD Employer name Erie County Amount $58,745.72 Date 02/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMENS, KEITH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,745.40 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,745.18 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIENBURG, MICHAEL R Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $58,745.15 Date 06/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TODD E Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $58,745.07 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DARIN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $58,744.97 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $58,744.57 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, RASHMI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,744.51 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $58,744.37 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, SALLY ANN Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $58,744.03 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALZONE, DIANE Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $58,743.88 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, NATHAN H Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $58,743.59 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, NEIL Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $58,743.00 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLISS, TIMOTHY J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $58,742.98 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ADRIANE Employer name Westchester County Amount $58,742.93 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTET, RANDALL J Employer name Town of Constantia Amount $58,742.91 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRUSKI, DONALD Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $58,742.87 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, LORRAINE B Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $58,742.62 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLETTE, CORY C Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $58,742.58 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, TAVIE S, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,742.39 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOFF, AMY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,742.37 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, ROBERT D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,741.80 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TATE J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,741.65 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, TAMMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,741.62 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHAEL G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $58,740.99 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, EDWARD L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,740.99 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $58,740.77 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, KENNETH P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $58,740.42 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KRISTEN M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $58,740.34 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, PATRICK T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,740.05 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, HARRY B Employer name Broome County Amount $58,739.77 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KELLEY J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $58,739.76 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RICHARD H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,739.66 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSAKALIS, DIMITRI C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $58,739.62 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRAULT, LESLIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,739.55 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGRATTAN, JAMES W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,739.49 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANE, KELLYANNE Employer name City of Middletown Amount $58,739.49 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, ANGELA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $58,739.29 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGOTTI, DEBRA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $58,739.11 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, ROBERT J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $58,739.04 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARRI, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,739.01 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SCOTT M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,738.83 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SHELAGH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,738.63 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTERILL, DAVID B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,738.52 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES P Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $58,738.42 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, MARILYN Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $58,738.41 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULRICE, JODY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $58,738.22 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMBRONE, VANESSA J Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $58,738.05 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHARITY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,737.92 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOICE, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $58,737.90 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENCZA, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $58,737.85 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,737.71 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,737.68 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, TOD L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,737.60 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELESKI, SCOTT A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $58,737.43 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, MATTHEW R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $58,737.32 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,737.25 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOAURE, IBRAHIMA S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $58,737.12 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMPFLER, JOSHUA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,736.51 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONA, ALICIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,736.38 Date 09/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, DIANE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,735.66 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, KEVIN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,735.53 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHANCE, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $58,735.53 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,735.52 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, VAUDREY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,735.11 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCELO, JOANNE V Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,735.01 Date 04/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATANYSHYN, MYRON Employer name City of Auburn Amount $58,734.60 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHLE, JO ANN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,734.49 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYMAN, MARK Employer name Department of Law Amount $58,734.49 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORK, CHAD A Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $58,734.48 Date 08/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JASON F Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $58,734.34 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, BERNARD F, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $58,734.22 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVEZZA, ANTONIO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $58,734.04 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESS, KEITH C, SR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $58,734.01 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, PAUL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,733.96 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, MYRNA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,733.87 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $58,733.09 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System