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 MC ANNEY, JAMES B Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $57,947.31 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, HOLLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,947.23 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, GREGORY C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,947.19 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DORENE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,947.09 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, LANCE J Employer name Albany County Amount $57,946.82 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARIA, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,946.72 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOPSINGH, NEERA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,946.68 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, JOSEPH I Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $57,946.56 Date 05/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHOTSANI P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,946.28 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEK, CHRISTINE J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $57,946.21 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, TRACEY M Employer name Albany County Amount $57,946.09 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, DAVID E Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $57,945.61 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTH, GARRETT M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $57,945.43 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, TARA D Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $57,945.32 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FERRIERE, PAULA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,945.22 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEN, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $57,944.69 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, BRIAN L Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $57,944.69 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN GUILDER, BENJAMIN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,944.44 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, BRET A Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $57,944.28 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLET, JASON A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $57,944.22 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIGAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $57,944.03 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZUBELLA, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Elma Amount $57,944.02 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,943.72 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,943.55 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, GAIL S Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $57,943.20 Date 01/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, ROSEMARY Employer name Rockland County Amount $57,943.09 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, JAMES H Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $57,942.95 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Shelby Amount $57,941.88 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $57,941.76 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, PATRICK O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,941.37 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTSON, MARISA Employer name Education Department Amount $57,941.15 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BARTON C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $57,940.92 Date 01/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $57,940.75 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, PHYLLIS Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $57,940.68 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROCELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,940.64 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALE, SAMUEL D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $57,940.42 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTY, CEDRIC A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,940.37 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, DRINA A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $57,940.13 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, SOPHONIE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $57,939.84 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARUVINGA, FELIX Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,939.76 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJKA, WAYNE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,939.76 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, PAUL V Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $57,939.66 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, GREGORY R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $57,939.66 Date 12/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $57,939.42 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, RANDI L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $57,939.04 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, KEITH J Employer name Town of Ellenburg Amount $57,939.03 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIATO, MARY ANN Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $57,938.85 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, JEFFREY P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,938.72 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, SHANNON V Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,938.66 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, CARMEN V Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $57,938.65 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERUS, LINDSAY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $57,938.63 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, LEON D Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $57,938.45 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, ROBERT D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,938.18 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,938.08 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBOWITZ, JUDITH A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $57,937.87 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPROULE, PAMELA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $57,937.67 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ADELBERT J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $57,937.65 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICIGLIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $57,937.54 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDACARO, YVONNE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $57,937.31 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLE, CHRYS P Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,937.03 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKLE, BRYAN K Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $57,937.00 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YOLANDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,936.70 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, JEFFREY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,936.66 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARS, KENDALL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,936.00 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, STEPHEN E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $57,935.80 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEBORAH Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $57,935.80 Date 07/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOHN H Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,935.79 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANOS, BRIGITTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $57,935.76 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORPHAL, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $57,935.57 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBIG, KATHY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,935.54 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINEE, ROBERTA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,935.43 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, RASON S Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $57,935.17 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, BETTY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,935.05 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, TAMMY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,934.97 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,934.70 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROAN, MIA F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,934.70 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DAVID T Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $57,934.42 Date 02/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, JUSTIN E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,934.39 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGIN, ANTONIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,934.20 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, LUCYLIA R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,933.95 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MEREDITH B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,933.38 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DUNIESKY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $57,933.07 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIRO, MARY A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $57,932.98 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROLAND F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,932.86 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANVALKENBURGH, THOMAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,932.82 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECZEK, CHARLES J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $57,932.71 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SCOTT C Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $57,932.31 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGLEY, CAITLYN A Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $57,932.19 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHAS, DANIEL T Employer name Town of Parma Amount $57,932.13 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, COLLEEN I Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,932.12 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, CHAD L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $57,932.02 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, AILEEN Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $57,931.97 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $57,931.49 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RICHARD C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,931.07 Date 09/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGATI, STEPHEN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,930.66 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETHERELL, BARBARA A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $57,930.59 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNEL, SARA V Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,930.56 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, DEBORAH J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $57,930.51 Date 04/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, KEVIN D Employer name City of Troy Amount $57,930.30 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, DENISE D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,930.27 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System