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 CARY, SABRINA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,676.25 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, WESTON F Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $58,676.25 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, JEFFREY F Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $58,676.04 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILINS, LAURA Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $58,676.04 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFEN, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $58,676.04 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ADAM F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,676.00 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWOROWSKI, ALISON M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $58,675.96 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, TERRY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,675.67 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELL, ROBERT A, II Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $58,675.62 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELANIN, GAIL E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $58,675.61 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, JEAN M Employer name Town of Webb Amount $58,675.51 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, MARIA F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $58,675.49 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CASEY W Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,675.44 Date 04/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLEZ, ISAAC E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,675.08 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIEL P Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,675.06 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, DANIELLE J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,674.95 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOELLIG, PHYLLIS Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $58,674.87 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELOWIEC, THOMAS S, II Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $58,674.59 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNABEO, JANET A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $58,673.49 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTOMSKI, MICHAEL S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $58,673.38 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOGAN, THOMAS A Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $58,673.04 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CLAIRE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,672.74 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, KAREN L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $58,672.63 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIC, GARRETT Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $58,672.60 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAY, STEVEN V Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $58,672.13 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MICHAEL F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $58,672.05 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, JOSEFINA L Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $58,671.70 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEGATE, EDMUND H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,671.59 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, RICKY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,671.06 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $58,671.04 Date 11/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, HEATHER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,670.99 Date 03/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, RACHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,670.93 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMAN, DAVID S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,670.32 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, APRIL A Employer name Clinton County Amount $58,670.00 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, JOSHUA D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $58,669.71 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, HELEN A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $58,669.64 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAWA, KAREN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $58,669.49 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $58,668.81 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, DOUGLAS T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $58,668.34 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, KIMBERLY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,667.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBLATT, COURTNEY M Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $58,667.76 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARA, ROBAYET Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,667.72 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, MICHAEL H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $58,667.52 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAY, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,667.50 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $58,667.38 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTILEI, SVETLANA N Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $58,667.23 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KING J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $58,667.21 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERKINS, DAWN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,667.03 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, STEPHEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,666.82 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIE, GERALD T Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $58,666.40 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,666.20 Date 02/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARK S Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $58,665.97 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHR, JAMES R Employer name Erie County Amount $58,665.79 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, SHARI LYNN Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,665.41 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINLICKY, MARK W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,665.22 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, DEBRA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $58,665.18 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,665.11 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNIAK, CARLA B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $58,665.10 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, HUGO Y Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $58,664.93 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISET, PETER D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,664.77 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERING, STEVEN J Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $58,663.68 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ALVIN Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $58,663.16 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,663.06 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, NORA M Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $58,663.04 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONI, TREVOR J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $58,661.79 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSELEY-HUDSON, CHARLENE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,661.29 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRON, JENNIFER A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,661.01 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARTIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,660.64 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOAKO-ATTA, EKOW Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,660.43 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, CHARLES M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $58,660.17 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, CAROL Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $58,660.07 Date 12/01/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD W, JR Employer name City of Corning Amount $58,659.79 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFIERO, CATHERINE G Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $58,659.68 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHIRICO, WILLIAM J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $58,659.59 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MATTHEW A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,659.23 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, WILLIAM C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $58,659.14 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLINGTON, JAMES W Employer name Chemung County Amount $58,659.12 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULUGETA, BRUK Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,658.96 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MARY J Employer name Orange County Amount $58,658.66 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZZALO, MARC A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $58,658.01 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, DAVID L Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $58,657.89 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, BRETT R Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $58,657.46 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, JEANNE M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $58,657.42 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSHUA E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $58,657.38 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONOVA, YEKATERINA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,656.95 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JAIME J Employer name Broome County Amount $58,656.60 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDLOCK, ALEXANDER T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,656.52 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RICHARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $58,656.52 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLER, JACKELYN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,656.37 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, KURT Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $58,656.01 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATHRICK, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,655.90 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, SCOTT S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,655.84 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RICHARD P Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $58,655.67 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JOSEPH G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,655.55 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMELSKI, SOFIYA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $58,655.38 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASINSKI, DAVID J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $58,655.18 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, CHRISTINE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,654.96 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCIOLLA, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,654.68 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILCOTT, JOHN J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,654.11 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, DENNIS C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,653.67 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System