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 NORINSKY, MARSHA K Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $58,131.34 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, KATHLEEN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $58,131.32 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, JILL M Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $58,131.31 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS-BURKE, VASHTI E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,131.14 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANT-JOHNSON, BARBARA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,131.02 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $58,130.93 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,130.83 Date 02/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CLAIR G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,130.64 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, JOHN O Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,130.54 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LINDA L Employer name Education Department Amount $58,130.43 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ELLEN M Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $58,130.15 Date 01/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVONCHECK, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $58,130.05 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAB, EDWARD J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,129.99 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLITHORPE, MARK S Employer name Fulton County Amount $58,129.88 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, STEPHEN R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $58,129.82 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, JAMES P Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $58,129.62 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOGKAMP, AUSTINE Employer name Albany County Amount $58,129.50 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, VICKI J Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $58,129.40 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRESKI, CAROL A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $58,129.14 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, RHONDA M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $58,128.98 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JASON G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $58,128.90 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEOMANS, LADD L Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $58,128.66 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFALO, DAVID Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $58,128.63 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBERS, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,128.51 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DAVID J Employer name Allegany County Amount $58,128.36 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, STEVEN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $58,128.34 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYBOHM, RACHEL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $58,128.24 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEN, DORIAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $58,128.16 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ADAM R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $58,128.13 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $58,127.98 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MELORA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,127.88 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACA, JOHN R Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $58,127.22 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGNERI, MARJORIE L Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $58,126.95 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, JEAN E Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $58,126.85 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARIE S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $58,126.62 Date 02/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREICHERT, MICHAEL G Employer name Chenango County Amount $58,126.62 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,126.51 Date 08/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOLO, LUCY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $58,126.47 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LYNN M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $58,126.45 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REASE, DEBORAH P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,126.27 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANADAY, DIANE E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $58,126.20 Date 09/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, CAESAR A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $58,126.03 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MARGARET J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $58,125.87 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, GREGORY E Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,125.63 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPLA, DONALD C, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $58,125.58 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, WILLIAM C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,125.44 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLOU, GABRIELLE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $58,125.20 Date 05/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, LINDA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,125.20 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, COLLEN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $58,125.20 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBER, ELLEN Z Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $58,125.20 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCERI, RICHELLE J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $58,125.08 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, BRUCE J Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $58,124.42 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, DAPHNE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $58,124.19 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,123.99 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCZYK, DAVID A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,123.94 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGO, ULYSEES O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $58,123.94 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONEL R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,123.47 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKMAN, JANET C Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $58,123.27 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MARC E Employer name North Massapequa Fire District Amount $58,123.20 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DWAYNE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,123.16 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLALLY, KELLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,123.00 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MATTHEW W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $58,122.71 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUANGA, RENATO D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,122.56 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, JING Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,122.44 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, NATALIE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $58,122.44 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICLAIT, LAURETTE I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $58,122.36 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, AMY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $58,122.17 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, WAYNE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $58,121.66 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $58,120.62 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSTON, SHARON Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,120.38 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, CONNIE S Employer name Education Department Amount $58,120.38 Date 05/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAITIS, TINA C Employer name Education Department Amount $58,120.38 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRON, JANINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $58,120.38 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, JUDITH A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $58,120.38 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYAN, STEPHAN J, II Employer name Erie County Amount $58,120.37 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TODD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $58,120.31 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, ANDREW W Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,120.30 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, TARA N Employer name Village of Walden Amount $58,120.29 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMONE, WILLIAM R Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $58,119.78 Date 02/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, JAMES V, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $58,119.26 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $58,119.04 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRANCHE, JUDITH Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,118.98 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, MICHAEL W Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $58,118.79 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNOSTRAND, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $58,118.25 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, THERESE M Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $58,118.00 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGREE, JOHN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $58,117.97 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLENBERG, DEBORAH M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $58,117.86 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTEAD, RANDY J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $58,117.85 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DONALD M Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $58,117.83 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JUNE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $58,117.61 Date 10/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, DARYL F Employer name Albany County Amount $58,117.58 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORACA, EILEEN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $58,116.32 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, GENE R Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $58,116.29 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLIS, FELICIA R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $58,116.26 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAVES, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $58,116.24 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MATTHEW K Employer name Madison County Amount $58,116.06 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, AMY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,116.01 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITZ, MEGHAN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,116.01 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JACQUELINE D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,116.01 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, KAREN J M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,115.72 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System