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 HERRON, SUSAN G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,718.33 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, LINDA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,718.33 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIHA, MAUREEN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,718.33 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BARBARA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,718.33 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, GERALDINE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $57,718.32 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SAI M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $57,717.76 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES , JR Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,717.76 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, MAUREEN E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,717.47 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDL, SARAH C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $57,717.04 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRODTHOFF, BERNADETTE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,716.95 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,716.94 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, GUILLERMO Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $57,716.87 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, JOHN C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,716.70 Date 12/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, KIM Employer name Orange County Amount $57,716.53 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERCOFFER, RYAN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $57,716.32 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, DEBORAH J Employer name Allegany County Amount $57,715.87 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DUANE F Employer name Broome County Amount $57,715.30 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANTHIO Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $57,715.20 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $57,714.87 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DILMA L Employer name Erie County Amount $57,714.49 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBECCHI, RYAN E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $57,714.49 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, LETICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,714.40 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTOBALLI, MARGARET A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,714.40 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH-LICAMELI, ROSEMARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $57,714.40 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUJUS, COLLEEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,714.23 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, JUSTIN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,714.11 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMILIA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,713.88 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $57,713.60 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $57,713.39 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, SHARON L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,713.33 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANTOINETTE N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,713.14 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, GERALD P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,712.43 Date 05/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARCZYK, PAUL J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $57,711.94 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHMUD, SARA N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,711.49 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKAITIS, ZACHARY J Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $57,711.33 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFINI, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $57,711.27 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL-DEPORTER, KERRI M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $57,710.80 Date 02/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $57,710.20 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, SCOTT W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $57,709.93 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLOUX, TY J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $57,709.42 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, GRACE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $57,709.00 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KRIS E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,708.96 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINICOMBE, LINDA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,708.85 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, AMBER G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,707.94 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, MAZHARUL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,707.89 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINUNZIO, DENISE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,707.65 Date 06/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, WANDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,707.56 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RYAN L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $57,707.38 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONIS, LUIS A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $57,706.84 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, LOIS R Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $57,706.76 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, CHARLES E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,706.70 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,706.59 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ROBIN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,706.44 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, COLLEEN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $57,706.37 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDRACCHIA, MARC C Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $57,706.32 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $57,706.12 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, GARY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $57,706.02 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, JEFFREY J Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $57,706.00 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, MEGAN E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $57,705.97 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, JASON A Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,705.78 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEONA CLAYTON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $57,705.49 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHARD, IAN A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $57,705.45 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, MICHAEL A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $57,705.36 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, ANDREW G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $57,705.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, ALICIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $57,704.88 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBERTH, WILLIAM T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $57,704.86 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPSTON, SHAUNA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,704.85 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, DENISE Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $57,704.72 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOOP, VALERIE K Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $57,704.40 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTI, HOLLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,703.96 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, HEATHER M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $57,703.95 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES, SCOTT F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,703.81 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, TWANDA S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,703.75 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKEL, CLARE A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,703.63 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNATAN, VIOLETTA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $57,703.36 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $57,703.30 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DARRELL Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,702.92 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, LYNN W Employer name Town of Lansing Amount $57,702.69 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, TODD R Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $57,702.61 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR, MARGARET P Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $57,702.56 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIOUTOPOULOS, MARIA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,702.17 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITO, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Salina Amount $57,701.84 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AUGE, ANDREW V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,701.80 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBAICA, ELIZABETH E Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $57,701.68 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADCOCK, MARK G Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $57,701.55 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, THOMAS C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $57,701.39 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Town of Salina Amount $57,701.29 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELBAN, ROBERT J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,701.24 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBIN, LORI D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,701.23 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZOLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,701.00 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKAL, BRITTANY F Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,700.84 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $57,700.82 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, GARY G Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,700.42 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLA, FRANK J, JR Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,700.38 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVENEY, KEVIN P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,700.31 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MOSES M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $57,699.93 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRING, LA TISA Y Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $57,699.80 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, KECIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $57,699.75 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID L Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $57,699.57 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, CALVIN C Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $57,699.44 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System