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 CLIFFORD, DELPHINE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $58,338.68 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHODAKOVSKI, MARIA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,338.36 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERZAK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $58,338.20 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JENNIFER M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,338.19 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, DONNA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $58,338.00 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARY ANN Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,337.77 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMINITZ, JARED F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $58,337.72 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUTT, GREGORY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,337.27 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, LORRAINE D Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $58,337.26 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAENLE, VICTORIA A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $58,337.10 Date 05/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TORREY L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $58,336.82 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, RONALD J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,336.69 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIZ, PAULA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $58,336.52 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, JOHN F, III Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,336.52 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURINICK, DENISE H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $58,336.41 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTATHIL, KURIAN T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $58,335.90 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, TAMMY D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,335.89 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHBARD, GARY Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,335.71 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEH, JUKUE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $58,335.47 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, THERESA A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $58,335.46 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACONE, LISA B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,335.41 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAUTELL, MELANIE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $58,335.40 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUST, BARBARA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,335.37 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINYAMIN, TKEYNAH R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $58,335.28 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CAROL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $58,335.24 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, JOAN Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $58,335.20 Date 01/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, DANIELLE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,335.14 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DARREN T Employer name Town of Colton Amount $58,335.14 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SCOTT D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,335.10 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, MARK W, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.99 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, NICHOLAS G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.82 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESHUR, MICHELLE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.82 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ANGELA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.77 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, SHARON A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.69 Date 02/03/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MEGAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $58,334.66 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALZITOON, HOLLY P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.64 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHR, STEVEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.43 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERFUSS, JESSICA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $58,334.41 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, HENRY F Employer name Town of Greece Amount $58,334.41 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILFARD, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $58,334.15 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $58,333.91 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, BRIAN R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $58,333.87 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, LYNNE E Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $58,333.84 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBLICH, ARTHUR H, JR Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $58,333.79 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, ASHLEY E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $58,333.78 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JEANETTE T Employer name Education Department Amount $58,333.75 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHUCA, LUIS A Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $58,333.66 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JASON M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $58,333.54 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, VERA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $58,333.31 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSCH, EDWARD J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $58,333.27 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, ANIKA C Employer name Orange County Amount $58,332.98 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGILLO, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,332.94 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNOOSE, ABHILASH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,332.86 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORE, CHRISTINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,332.85 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, LAURIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,332.67 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN, BARRY D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $58,332.61 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, MARK H Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $58,332.36 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKORIAN, CANDACE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $58,331.82 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRETT, LATASHA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $58,331.80 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MONIQUE J H Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $58,331.61 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CAROL A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $58,331.26 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, SAMANTHA R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,331.04 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, TAJUANA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,330.88 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, WAYNE H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $58,330.86 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOIE, TRACY A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $58,330.55 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, CHARMAINE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $58,330.34 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVERITO, DONNA C Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $58,329.79 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENGELMANN, LORI A Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $58,329.66 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JAMES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,328.92 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MICHELE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $58,328.88 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULY, JOHN D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $58,328.36 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEW, EDWARD S, III Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $58,328.27 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINTERS, STEPHANIE GRIFFIN Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $58,328.06 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MILES J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $58,328.02 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDYKA, RONALD, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $58,327.99 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOIA, DAVID M, JR Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $58,327.56 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINSING, JOAN A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $58,327.54 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAND, MARK Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $58,327.38 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZILVA, JOAN M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $58,327.38 Date 09/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGHTMYER, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $58,327.13 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LIZA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,327.04 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, MATTHEW P Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $58,327.01 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, JENNY K Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $58,326.92 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MICHAEL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $58,326.80 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTKA, ARDIT Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $58,326.71 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, HELEN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $58,326.62 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHMANN, LINDA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $58,326.39 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, JEFFREY G Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $58,326.39 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, LAURA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $58,326.17 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPUY, MICHAEL F Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $58,326.09 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, WILLIAM C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $58,326.06 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MICHAEL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $58,326.01 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARFIELD, DONALD G, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $58,325.91 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCS DJONBALAJ, MARIAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $58,325.87 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILAKIS, PENNE C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,325.67 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DAVID J Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $58,325.49 Date 11/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HELEN D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,325.41 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ALICIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,325.27 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, JOSEPH L Employer name Orange County Amount $58,325.15 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIERA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,324.63 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System