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 MARKOSE, CHARLES Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,256.23 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, SAMANTHA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $58,256.20 Date 04/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSCOMB, GWENETH ASHLEY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,256.17 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGELOSI, NICOLE S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCHI, PAUL D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, BRYAN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGE, RANDA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCZYNSKI, MEGAN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKEY, RYAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, RAYMOND P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIA, KEVIN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, PETER G, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JOHN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTNIK, BETH K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, KATIE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, DOMINI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,255.47 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, ANNIE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $58,255.18 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $58,255.09 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARBARA R Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $58,254.37 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, PROVIDENCIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $58,254.22 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SCOTT R Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $58,253.66 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, RAYMOND C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $58,253.32 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGALOW, JAMES H Employer name Essex County Amount $58,253.31 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JOHN P, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $58,253.01 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CRAIG Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $58,252.89 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LAKISHA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,252.73 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, CARMEN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,252.42 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERIES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $58,252.15 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFF, REBBECA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,252.14 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECTOR, ROCHELLE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $58,252.12 Date 08/18/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, GLENN M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,251.93 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $58,251.83 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLETT, LAWRENCE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,251.62 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, GOW W Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,251.49 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEICHLITER, THOMAS R, II Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $58,251.03 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBADESSA, JANE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $58,250.84 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSLEY, DONALD H Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,250.77 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGLINO, JOSEPH J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,250.65 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $58,250.32 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARITY, REGINA M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $58,250.28 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, KATHRYN V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,250.20 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DART, RICHARD N Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $58,250.04 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAWHIR, MORGAN A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $58,250.00 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-BETANCES, ALBA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $58,249.80 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, TERESA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $58,249.79 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $58,249.72 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, ELAINE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $58,249.50 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, EILEEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,249.47 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKY, THEODORE P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $58,249.42 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, JOHN C Employer name Village of Massena Amount $58,249.08 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $58,249.05 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, CARMINDA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $58,249.00 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES FERNANDEZ, JEOVANNY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,248.84 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOLINSKI, CHERRYL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,248.82 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNES, STEPHEN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,248.74 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASPINA, AMY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,248.71 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $58,248.58 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, RONGKAI Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $58,248.55 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $58,248.54 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $58,248.38 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, DAVID M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,248.24 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, DANIEL K Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $58,248.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, JACQUELYN C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $58,247.91 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSE Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $58,247.88 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, WILLIAM V Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $58,247.29 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,247.25 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LAURIE A Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $58,246.96 Date 12/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, NICOLE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,246.84 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEN, JOSEPH Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $58,246.69 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, MARGARET K Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,246.60 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARK Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $58,246.50 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, NICK Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $58,246.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESNA, DELFIN P, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,246.46 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, MELISSA N Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $58,246.24 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JOEL D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $58,246.22 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAZEN, BRIAN K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,246.18 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, RYAN P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $58,246.00 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, ALAN J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $58,245.69 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEATT, MILLIE J Employer name Columbia County Amount $58,245.62 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTON, EMANUEL D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,245.36 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SUSAN A Employer name Putnam County Amount $58,245.07 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVAC, MICHELE MARIE Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $58,245.02 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, LAWRENCE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $58,244.86 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,244.64 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Naples Amount $58,244.48 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MAUREEN F Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,244.35 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, TINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,244.14 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEAUX, GRETCHEN A Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,244.03 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, JAMIE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,243.81 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TERRANCE D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $58,243.18 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUEGGE, NATALIE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $58,243.09 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, SANDRA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,242.63 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTS, STACEY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,242.50 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEO, DANIEL C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,241.78 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASMAN, BRITNEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,241.66 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN T Employer name Village of Malone Amount $58,241.58 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JETER, JEANNINE M R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $58,241.42 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System