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 REIS, LORRAINE Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $58,194.81 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBERT F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,194.79 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUBY, STEVEN J, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $58,194.78 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, IRENE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,194.27 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEOLI, MARIA C Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $58,194.23 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSIS, RONALD J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,194.22 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEVEN D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $58,194.11 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, AARON J Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,193.67 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADASZEWSKI, DONALD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $58,193.57 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENEUVE, SANDRA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $58,193.51 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIAROLO, MARIANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $58,193.17 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, RICHARD L Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $58,192.96 Date 09/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEO, JOHN C, JR Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $58,192.31 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST-POWELL, DARLIENE MARIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $58,191.70 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $58,191.65 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $58,191.52 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $58,191.26 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, SANDRA ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $58,191.23 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANNELLO, ELENA Z Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $58,191.11 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, PAMELA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $58,191.03 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, SINDEE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $58,191.01 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $58,190.16 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIVAS, GEORGE P Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $58,189.83 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORGROVE, JESSICA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $58,189.82 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GREG M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $58,189.69 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAAGE-LORD, NATALIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $58,189.69 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, ROBERT, III Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $58,189.42 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, AMY J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $58,189.20 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWESKI, JOHN D Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $58,189.19 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $58,189.11 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, SARAH E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,189.09 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNIGEL, LAURIE K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,189.05 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFORD, EVELYN F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,188.82 Date 07/29/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $58,188.71 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, ROBIN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,188.57 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SEAN P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $58,188.36 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, AMY F Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $58,188.31 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMASTER, RANDALL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,188.12 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANTIA, JOANNE M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $58,187.98 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, PAULA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,187.78 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLER, CARRIE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,187.32 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITAVA, TORNIKE V Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $58,187.16 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,186.87 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RICHARD W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $58,186.87 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, RANDI S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $58,186.68 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,186.53 Date 09/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PATRICK J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $58,186.50 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTTKE, MICHELLE A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $58,186.49 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNAYER, HOLLI K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $58,186.45 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, KEVIN P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,186.16 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, PAMELA C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $58,186.15 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $58,185.95 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, JONATHAN L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $58,185.79 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDBERG, MARK G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $58,185.69 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KATRINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $58,185.69 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, NICOLE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $58,185.66 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, LISA-ANN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $58,185.57 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LEZLEY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,185.56 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JOHN M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $58,185.48 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIS, JOSHUA S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,185.48 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,185.40 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTONIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $58,185.22 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERE, PRIMA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,185.14 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALETTA, ROBERT M Employer name Oneida County Amount $58,185.07 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CYNTHIA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,184.92 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, TREVOR S Employer name City of Corning Amount $58,184.83 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTIS, THOMAS E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $58,184.71 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JEANETTE Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $58,184.20 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, ALAN D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $58,183.76 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, MARGARET T Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $58,183.70 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, PETER J Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $58,183.54 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PAULA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $58,183.51 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BRINO, LINDA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $58,183.40 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS-SUTTON, WILMA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,183.29 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, MARK J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $58,183.01 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARROW, MARK J Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $58,182.77 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, KERRA M Employer name Erie County Amount $58,182.33 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKEL, CHERYL J Employer name Fulton County Amount $58,182.22 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, NICHOLAS Employer name Erie County Amount $58,182.19 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, PETER K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $58,182.08 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOINSKI, JAMES L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,181.75 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEREMY S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $58,181.61 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULLER, MARIE K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $58,180.99 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JOSE A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $58,180.79 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, JAMIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,180.76 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASPALIS, GREGORY D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $58,180.72 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, WHILEL S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,180.34 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, VANESSA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $58,180.27 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINESEY, JEREMY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $58,180.23 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDLING, RAYMOND J Employer name Village of Medina Amount $58,180.12 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL, KAITLIN Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,179.99 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONECIPHER, CATHERINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $58,179.86 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON DELL, DARLENE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,179.81 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCKE, JEAN M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $58,179.20 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOACH, CHACE A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $58,179.04 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KIMBERLY J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $58,178.65 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, DIANE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,178.65 Date 02/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBADORO, AMELIA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,178.46 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, LACY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,178.17 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, DENNIS E Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $58,178.10 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System