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 COBB, SHAWN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $57,833.35 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WALTER L Employer name Corning Community College Amount $57,833.33 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LESLIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,833.32 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDIDA, CLIFFORD J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $57,833.00 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-HENRIQUES, NATALEE M Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $57,832.97 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, JON M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $57,832.88 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMPLE, JON M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $57,832.82 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, CECELIA V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,832.78 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, ANDREW G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,832.68 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, SHARLA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,832.68 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTA, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,832.68 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAEMLEIN, JENNIFER K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,832.68 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, LILLIAN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,832.68 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, SHANNON E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $57,832.55 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINT, MARILYN A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $57,832.44 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, TODD G Employer name Town of Greece Amount $57,832.39 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, BEVERLY G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $57,832.08 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVOULES, DAWN M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $57,831.94 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, JEAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,831.58 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CECILIO A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $57,831.52 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $57,831.11 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, LINDA T Employer name Town of Salina Amount $57,831.11 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTEENBURG, COURTNEY R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,831.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOYCE I Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,829.91 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOIA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $57,829.68 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONELL, BRIAN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $57,829.68 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, PATRICIA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $57,829.50 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALIA, SABATO Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $57,829.33 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JOCELYN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $57,829.24 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUFFO, NICHOLAS A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,829.20 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIAPANOS, GEORGE Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $57,829.20 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONT, RICHARD P, II Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,829.19 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, BRENDA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,829.12 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, LAURA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,828.99 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, K WENDELL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,828.47 Date 12/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSKIN, ADENA W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,828.09 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCH, ANN MARIE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $57,827.97 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, DEREK T Employer name Orleans County Amount $57,827.80 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, VINCENT M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $57,827.60 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JONATHAN E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,827.53 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKELTON, GEOFFREY S Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $57,827.11 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,827.02 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,826.60 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, JASON R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,826.57 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO ARTEAGA, PAMELA C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $57,826.42 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ANDREW F Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $57,826.31 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTILLO, FAWN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $57,826.23 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKL, PRISCILLA B Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $57,826.21 Date 07/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, SUZETTE N Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,826.07 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHERYL B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,826.04 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATONE, JAMES J Employer name Town of Kent Amount $57,825.88 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEVERDE, ANNE MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,825.80 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWEN, DONALD E, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,825.69 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $57,825.25 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VIRGINIA M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $57,825.25 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, EILEEN T Employer name Steuben County Amount $57,825.16 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDUE, JOHN K Employer name Monroe County Amount $57,825.06 Date 01/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHANTEA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,824.80 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, THEODORE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,824.69 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCADUTO, MARIO Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $57,824.67 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, ANTOINETTE Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,824.62 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOHN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,824.42 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Kent Amount $57,823.72 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, WANDA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $57,823.71 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGORENKO, ALEXANDER N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,823.67 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDO, GARY A, SR Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $57,823.65 Date 05/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, VICTORIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,823.21 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, GUSTAVO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,822.82 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $57,822.69 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, JAIME A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,822.11 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DENNIS J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $57,821.85 Date 12/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDAEUS, CHRISTIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,821.60 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVONICK, NICOLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,821.60 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,821.60 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACHE, ORANDE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,821.60 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARYSOL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,821.60 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIPE, ANA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,821.57 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLER, CHARLES D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $57,821.13 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOSZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,820.98 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, TIM F Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $57,820.97 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZULIS, TAHNYA N Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,820.81 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JAMES T Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $57,820.51 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, GLENN A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $57,820.43 Date 03/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENETTE, PAULA R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $57,820.36 Date 05/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBREVILLE, RONALD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $57,819.84 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYSER, JEREMY S Employer name Erie County Amount $57,819.67 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENY, SHAWN P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $57,819.62 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, FREDERICK J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $57,819.55 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSAVER, CHASITY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $57,819.44 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TAWANA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,819.32 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,819.08 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, JAMES D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,819.08 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTOCK, DANIEL H Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,818.83 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPLEN, THOMAS J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $57,818.83 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KIMBERLY K Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $57,818.36 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHM, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,817.92 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEO, ROBERT J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $57,817.84 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, CHERYL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $57,817.70 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, DORIS A Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $57,817.68 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $57,817.58 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System