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 HIRAS, PAMELA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,693.07 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHIRLEY H Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $58,692.54 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLICUDDY, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,692.38 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, DANIEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,691.86 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYAL, BRIDGET Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,691.83 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, JUNE C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $58,691.48 Date 05/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGL, LORI L Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,691.14 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, FREDDIE Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $58,690.74 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, JOSEPH E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $58,690.53 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLICK, LINDA R Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $58,690.32 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, TONYA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,690.22 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONIVAS, MARK D Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $58,689.70 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DOUGLAS O Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $58,689.67 Date 07/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARING, NICOLE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,689.59 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVASSORI, KELLY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,689.39 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHLE, GREG S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,689.15 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGNENOVSKI, STEVE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,689.11 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,688.95 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBON, JUDITH A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,688.81 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUYNE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Wayne County Amount $58,688.55 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIFFLER, KIM P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,688.35 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $58,688.18 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAUD, PAUL J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,688.12 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RALPH G Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $58,688.10 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, ERIC P Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $58,688.08 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, EDEAN M Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $58,688.03 Date 03/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, MARY L Employer name Erie County Amount $58,687.90 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, LOLITA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $58,687.65 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISZEWSKI, NANCY A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $58,687.59 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARHARTT, MATTHEW Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,687.49 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, CHRISTINE L Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $58,687.36 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZER, MARK W, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,687.34 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZIUZAS, ANTHONY W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,686.87 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, JEREMY M Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $58,686.67 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSON, NICOLE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $58,686.61 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, HOWARD C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,686.61 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, CARMINE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $58,686.54 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, MARGARET M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,686.44 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTIE T Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,686.28 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINO, PETER D Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $58,686.26 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KATHLEEN I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,685.99 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORULLA, RUDOLPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,685.90 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JAMES R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,685.82 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $58,685.76 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JUDITH A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,685.58 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, COLBY D Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,685.40 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, THOMAS M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,685.40 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,685.40 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHER, WILLIAM R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $58,685.32 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, SARA T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,685.21 Date 08/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, RAUL O Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,685.07 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEITH W, SR Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $58,685.04 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CONNIE V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,685.02 Date 10/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,684.96 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, ROMY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $58,684.81 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $58,684.72 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $58,684.64 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, AMIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,684.40 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGERT, RAYMOND M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,684.00 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DONALD L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,683.82 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEYLAND, MARIO J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,683.62 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ANDRIA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,683.54 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,683.44 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, LESLIE T Employer name Yates County Amount $58,683.27 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, LYNETTE A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $58,682.97 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENZ, MICHAEL R Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $58,682.92 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, TONY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $58,682.89 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ERIN M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $58,682.77 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MONA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $58,682.53 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDZIEN, MATTHEW W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,682.27 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, JULIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,682.10 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNADOTTE, JESSICA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $58,681.89 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, GARY R Employer name Village of Palmyra Amount $58,681.58 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NAME, CRAIG P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,681.57 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMEYER, PAUL A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,681.10 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURGE, ERIC N Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $58,681.09 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, KELLY D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $58,681.02 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWEE, CHARLES H Employer name Broome Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $58,680.81 Date 11/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAY, STEPHAN T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $58,680.58 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $58,680.38 Date 08/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINNIX, JODY P Employer name Roch-Genesee Reg Trans Council Amount $58,680.16 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $58,679.92 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ANIKA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,679.72 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, WESLEY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,679.72 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOSEPH D, IV Employer name Oswego County Amount $58,679.58 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHLEEN E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $58,679.51 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGETT, JOSHUA J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $58,679.10 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGNOS, MICHAEL P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $58,678.86 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, MARIA D Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $58,678.61 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVALLEE, KEVIN E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $58,678.41 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIVINGTON, HOWARD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,677.83 Date 07/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, RICKY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $58,677.70 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTELLAR, JOHN W, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $58,677.67 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPPA, KELSIE R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,677.65 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KEVIN S Employer name Madison County Amount $58,677.32 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASYLENKO, BONNIE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $58,677.00 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIURCZAK, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,676.98 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,676.63 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLUT, JOSEPH R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,676.54 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, STEVEN E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $58,676.37 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System