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 STEWARD, APRIL L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,914.63 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, ALAN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $57,914.24 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, REGINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,914.19 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, TRACEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,914.05 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODWIN, JANINE F Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,913.65 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANLIEROP, TRAVIS N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,913.58 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SANDRA J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $57,913.35 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLEN-GROSS, LORRAINE Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,913.28 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANCA, STANLEY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $57,913.15 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, ANGELA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $57,913.10 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNAS, BRETT D Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,912.86 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LAURA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,912.31 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CATHERINE J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $57,912.30 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAIM, JEFFREY Y Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $57,912.27 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESANCON, BART P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $57,912.16 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERSON, TRACY A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,912.03 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHISER, TAMMY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,911.50 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISA, KAREN M Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $57,911.25 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, JENNIFER E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,911.10 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEBOGART, SHEREE A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,911.00 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSGANZ, DIANE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,910.94 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIKIN, CINDY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $57,910.89 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, VIVIAN E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,910.81 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADOGAN, MIREILLE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $57,910.06 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ANDREW J Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $57,909.79 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, TROY D Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $57,909.74 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,909.62 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ERICA S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $57,909.52 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID H Employer name City of Utica Amount $57,909.29 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,909.26 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTA, ANTHONY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,909.05 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JILLIAN K Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $57,908.98 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANER, JEANNE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $57,908.67 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, WAYNE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,908.63 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARRIA, CARL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,908.57 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, SHAWN R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $57,908.53 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBLENDORIO, JOSEPH E Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $57,908.50 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, COLLEEN A Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $57,908.42 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, CORA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,908.12 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, CHERIE M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,908.09 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN P Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $57,908.07 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHRONZ, MEAGHAN B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,907.35 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BRIAN J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $57,907.26 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIT, WENDY L Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $57,907.19 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAR, GULGHOTAI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,907.10 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFF, BETSY E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $57,907.05 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, BARBARA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $57,906.91 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, BRENT M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $57,906.20 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,906.12 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, PATRICK, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,905.98 Date 11/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBACH, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,905.97 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, JAMES W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $57,905.87 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, FRANCESCA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,905.65 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRANDY B Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $57,904.61 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, DELSA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $57,904.10 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,904.01 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZZO, JANICE SMITH Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $57,904.01 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,903.91 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, JODY C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,903.83 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JO ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $57,903.71 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOTTI, CAROL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,903.50 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLIVER, BRENDA S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,903.20 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JOANNE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $57,902.80 Date 06/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISH, DAVID R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $57,902.54 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,902.18 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, GEOFFREY S Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $57,902.04 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SANDRA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,901.93 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DAWN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $57,901.80 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, LEONARD J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $57,901.36 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIOSA, JOSEPH Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $57,901.27 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ROBERT L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $57,901.27 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, JULIAN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $57,901.27 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISMA, PIERRE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $57,901.24 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLAND, REBECCA L Employer name Orange County Amount $57,900.91 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, DAVID L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $57,900.64 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVONESE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,900.59 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCHEO, ELISA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $57,900.48 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIUSO, JOHN F, JR Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $57,900.43 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, MARCUS Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $57,900.39 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, JAMES D, JR Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $57,900.25 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JOHANNA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $57,900.19 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLINO, DANIEL G Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $57,900.16 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, ALYSSA D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $57,900.01 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JANET L Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,899.71 Date 10/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, NIKA I Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,899.30 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMS, ANDREA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,899.24 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARITY Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $57,899.05 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGER, BETH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,899.05 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, FRANCESCA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $57,898.66 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAKENHEIMER, JAY, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $57,898.48 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCOBELLO, DAVID M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $57,898.35 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS-SVENSSON, KELLIE Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $57,898.19 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, BRADLEY J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $57,898.03 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLZ, MICHAEL P Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $57,898.02 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAY, ELAINE Employer name Putnam County Amount $57,897.98 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTASH, MICHAEL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,897.83 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $57,897.40 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSINO, KRISTIE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,897.21 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, JADE M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,897.13 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKE SCHNEIDER, KRISTIN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $57,897.02 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System