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 MILLER, LEONARD W Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $57,876.70 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, PAMELA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,876.00 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, WILLIAM T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,875.82 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETZEL, MARTHA A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $57,875.78 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SEAN C Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,875.73 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINN, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,875.40 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSELLI, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $57,875.40 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, LANCE M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $57,875.36 Date 03/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LANNE, ALEX Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,875.25 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTAMANT, LINDA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,875.24 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGDEN, DALE H Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $57,874.95 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIZZO, FRANK Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $57,874.77 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTI, JOHN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,874.75 Date 03/14/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, BRIANA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,874.59 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARS, TERRANCE F Employer name Erie County Amount $57,874.29 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, CARLOS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,874.29 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMONEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $57,874.24 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, KELLY Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $57,874.20 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, DONNA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $57,874.14 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, AMY E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $57,874.14 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, PAULINE R M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,874.09 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, KEVIN B Employer name Warren County Amount $57,873.69 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCEWICZ, JAMES D Employer name Erie County Amount $57,872.07 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FREDERICK E Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $57,872.06 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JENNIFER A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,871.88 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $57,871.60 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTHARD, NICOLE T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $57,871.60 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, ERIC J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,871.60 Date 09/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, FRED B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,871.43 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EDWARD H Employer name Broome County Amount $57,871.19 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN MARTER, DENNIS M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,871.18 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JOANN Employer name Schuyler County Amount $57,871.02 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULESKI, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $57,870.95 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORECKY, CLAUDIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,870.85 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNIE, CARLY J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $57,870.67 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, DANIEL A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $57,870.31 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,870.29 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ISON J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $57,870.28 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, SUSAN L Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $57,870.25 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGRO, DIANA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,870.01 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, IREN S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,869.68 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TARA R Employer name Deferred Comp Board Amount $57,869.56 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $57,869.55 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DANIEL L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $57,868.95 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEISNER, REGINA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $57,868.89 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, MICHAEL P Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $57,868.57 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, LISA Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $57,868.47 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACK, STEVEN B Employer name Columbia Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $57,867.60 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $57,867.53 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANCZYK, ROBERT E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $57,867.37 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, WAYNE E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $57,867.30 Date 01/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMER, DANIEL E Employer name Oswego County Amount $57,867.18 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMAN, KAREN L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $57,867.04 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, SAMANTHA Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $57,866.73 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASEVOLI, JEAN M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $57,866.53 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JASON J Employer name City of Olean Amount $57,866.53 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUIDA, MARK P Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $57,866.45 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHINU G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,866.30 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWITZKI, GREGOR P Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $57,865.60 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, CRAIG S Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $57,865.59 Date 05/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWOOD, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Black Brook Amount $57,865.50 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, CHARLES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,865.42 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARERI, ANTHONY R Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $57,865.20 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONTZ, BRIAN D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $57,864.91 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JOHN G Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $57,864.74 Date 12/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNED, JENNIFER E Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $57,864.63 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADALA, ANTHONY Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $57,864.43 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETKE, ROSEMARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLONE, MICHELE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVACCA, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTRO, VICTORIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, LANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCH, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RIENZ, KIMBERLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 05/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMELLE, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 02/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPFENMULLER, JILL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSO, CHERYL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINAHAN, JENNIFER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIERE, BRIELLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSANTE, DONNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LISA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUIG, ELISE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATCHELL, ROSALIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAMBORN, DEBORAH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, ZHAYDE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MILLICEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORDILLO, DENISE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,864.40 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $57,864.38 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $57,864.20 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, JAMES R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $57,864.14 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLOCK, GEORGE D, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $57,864.08 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EDWARD Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $57,863.83 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, PAUL J Employer name Town of Rye Amount $57,863.80 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System