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 FULLER, KIMBERLY L Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $58,598.58 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAS, DAVID H Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,598.42 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, PETER A Employer name Essex County Amount $58,598.40 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, HELEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,598.38 Date 04/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, DONNA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,598.17 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD C Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,597.98 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHRISTINA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,597.86 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, STEPHEN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,597.86 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DONALD A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $58,597.11 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KELLY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $58,596.72 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TIMOTHY P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $58,596.56 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, TRACEY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,596.24 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROHDEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,596.18 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAMES, THERESA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,595.91 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIA, RICHARD A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,595.81 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, LUANNE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $58,595.22 Date 02/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERROSA, GENIENE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,595.11 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELVIN E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $58,594.78 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALE, MARIANN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $58,594.54 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESANDRO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $58,594.11 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAJDASZ, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $58,593.61 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASHI, LEANDRO Employer name Putnam County Amount $58,593.47 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, MINDY Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,593.43 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CAMILLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $58,593.36 Date 07/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, LAURA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $58,593.34 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $58,592.90 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $58,592.77 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, CHERYL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,592.68 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $58,592.28 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIADEI, LISA ANN Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $58,592.26 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDOTA, JOHN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $58,592.09 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,592.05 Date 03/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANJUMA OGAGAN, ROSE K Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,591.85 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, KATHLEEN T Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $58,591.73 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $58,591.69 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOERGEL, MARY A Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $58,591.37 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DOROTHY C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $58,591.22 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $58,591.10 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, EMILIO J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $58,591.07 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, STEPHEN E, II Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $58,591.03 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTENHOF, KARL Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,590.99 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDON, KEVIN G Employer name Warren County Amount $58,590.93 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELNAKIB, NOHA A Employer name Erie County Amount $58,590.58 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHUN, MEREDITH M Employer name Erie County Amount $58,590.56 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JULIE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,590.42 Date 11/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, WALTER F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,590.23 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDIN, GREGORY M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $58,590.04 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEPEN, ATHANASIA P Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $58,589.98 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSTORPH, PETER A A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,589.55 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMPAHAN, MARIA TERESA C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,589.39 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMA, JENNIFER R Employer name Erie County Amount $58,589.38 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACZYK, DONALD F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,589.25 Date 02/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCCI, JOANN Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $58,589.23 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGNALL, LOREN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,589.00 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, RONALD E Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $58,588.99 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPIELA, DARRELL M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $58,588.93 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, WILLIAM T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,588.78 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JACOB M Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,588.71 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHOMB, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Massena Amount $58,588.70 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $58,588.63 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERCEY, DENISE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,588.44 Date 05/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DENNIS K Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $58,588.40 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KYLE D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,587.97 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZYNSKI, WALTER F Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $58,587.83 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKERT, ANN M Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $58,587.56 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTELLI, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $58,587.22 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORA, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $58,587.17 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMERY, MICHAEL A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $58,587.16 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARZONE, KRISTEN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $58,587.10 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHMUTAT, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $58,587.08 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MICHAEL E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,586.96 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JILLIAN M Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $58,586.34 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFULCO-SILVERMAN, LISA Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $58,586.16 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DANIEL L Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $58,585.77 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, DENISE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $58,585.67 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDITH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,585.61 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHMEYER, JOHN V Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $58,585.56 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KELLY A Employer name Essex County Amount $58,585.34 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHR, JOHN M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $58,585.06 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALHAM, AMANDA K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,584.49 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RICKY D, SR Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $58,584.35 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $58,584.23 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHENA, JEANNE C Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $58,584.16 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCHUI, JOSEPH N, III Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $58,584.14 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DANIEL M Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $58,583.96 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, LISA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,583.87 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, GERTRUDIS D Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $58,583.85 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHARI R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,583.82 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,582.98 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, SONIA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,582.89 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATIEN, WAYNE B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,582.84 Date 02/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, CORINNE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,582.50 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JENNIFER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,582.50 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, PHILIP L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,582.50 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,582.50 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KEVIN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,582.23 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSTON, CARLA L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $58,582.16 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, JOMO C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,581.93 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADRA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $58,581.71 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESANDRO, BRIGIDA Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $58,581.52 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System