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 YERKES, LYNNE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,004.86 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, BARBARA Q Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $58,004.68 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKE, JOHN H Employer name Town of Clay Amount $58,004.67 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICK, THERESA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,004.56 Date 10/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, MARILOURD Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,004.42 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, DEBORRAH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,004.28 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, MARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,004.23 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRIS, JANET E Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $58,004.16 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CAMILLE Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $58,003.97 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, FRANK D Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $58,003.87 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOVERA, MICHAEL M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $58,003.80 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, NICOLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,003.73 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOHN W Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $58,003.56 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, GERARDO U Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $58,003.25 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, THERESA R Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $58,003.08 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $58,003.02 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, MANUEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,002.93 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEL, NANDITA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,002.93 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATUZZA, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $58,002.82 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPADY, SANDY LEON Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $58,002.81 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS, EDOUARD M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $58,002.75 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORCHECK, MICHELLE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $58,002.61 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKUM, GERALD E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $58,002.52 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITTLE, CAROL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $58,002.50 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, RAYMOND J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $58,002.06 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUCHIOLO, FRANK Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $58,001.95 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURYS, DAIVA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $58,001.92 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERSTRAAT, ERIC G Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $58,001.89 Date 08/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEREE, BRIAN T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $58,001.71 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JENNY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $58,001.54 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINE, MARIE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,001.49 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERINO, BRENDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,001.42 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICE P Employer name No Hempstead Commun Devel Agcy Amount $58,001.26 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSSOIT, ERIK R Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $58,001.19 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, MARY Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,000.73 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS-ROBERTS, SHARON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,000.71 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHARKOVER, TATYANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,000.71 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MONA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $58,000.71 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, BRIAN P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $58,000.47 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,000.02 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS, OSCAR M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $58,000.02 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COLLA, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $58,000.02 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,999.81 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAUCO, LORI A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $57,999.76 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RONALD J Employer name Village of Dryden Amount $57,999.76 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRET, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $57,999.62 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ALVIN T Employer name Village of Groton Amount $57,999.60 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVILIUNAS, RIMAS Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,999.57 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST-NAGLER, KAREN Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $57,999.19 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, REXFORD M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $57,998.89 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,998.75 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DAVID A Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $57,998.66 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASMEISTER, AUSTIN F Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $57,998.35 Date 08/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KAREN L Employer name Albany County Amount $57,998.23 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL TORTO, IRENE J Employer name Albany County Amount $57,998.21 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTTLE, CHARLES E Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $57,997.50 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CROUD, EVELYN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $57,997.44 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSTERMAN, DANIELLE R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $57,997.04 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, DAWN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,996.98 Date 06/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAHOGINIS, GAIL M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $57,996.80 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, KELLY M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $57,996.72 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, MARIE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,996.55 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DEBORAH D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $57,996.40 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRELL, TRACY F Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $57,995.99 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, CYNTHIA R Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $57,995.73 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, DANIELLE N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,995.53 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLGAIER, REBECCA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,995.43 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANGELA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,995.26 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGLER, SHAHANNA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,995.14 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMAN, DANIEL R Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $57,995.08 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELLA, MUBARAK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,994.87 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, KYLE C Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $57,994.54 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROEBUCK, JOSEPH M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $57,994.47 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, FAYE C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $57,994.43 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,994.33 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMAROO, NARAYAN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,994.29 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBLE, LISA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $57,994.19 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, ERNEST S Employer name Albany County Amount $57,994.02 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFANTE, DANIEL J Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $57,993.94 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWINS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Broome County Amount $57,993.86 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROXANE K Employer name Potsdam Housing Authority Amount $57,993.64 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PENNY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,993.61 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUZZI, RICHARD D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,993.60 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARCUP, BRUCE P, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,993.45 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $57,993.40 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO-GOSE, CHRISTIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,993.24 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $57,992.94 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PHILLIP M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $57,992.70 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,992.15 Date 07/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAH, EDWIN A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $57,992.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABURA, LEONARD Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $57,991.99 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANCES Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,991.94 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TECCE, JACQUELINE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $57,991.88 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLUVIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $57,991.75 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DANIEL L Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $57,991.71 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTOS, SUSAN G Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,991.66 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMBOLD, MICHELLE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,991.54 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ANGELIA D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,991.40 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, DANIEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,991.28 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAU, DAVID L Employer name City of Troy Amount $57,990.84 Date 02/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System