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 BOSH, LATASHA W Employer name City of Troy Amount $57,681.84 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROZZI, WILLIAM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,681.82 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARIA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $57,681.75 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JOHN D, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,681.62 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOJAMANIAN, KRISTINA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,681.52 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIB, SCOTT C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $57,681.49 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAUNIUS, MATTHEW J Employer name Essex County Amount $57,681.47 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $57,681.28 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $57,681.13 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, KIMBERLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,681.03 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, KAREN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,680.94 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASONE, KATHLEEN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $57,680.82 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSARD, EMILY D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $57,680.53 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSCRAINTE, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $57,680.50 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, RENEE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,680.38 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, MARJORIE B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,680.34 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT H Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $57,680.10 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ALANA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $57,679.77 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, SUSAN J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $57,679.47 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON-RICHARDSON, MONET Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,679.23 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Salina Amount $57,679.16 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, GARY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,678.96 Date 10/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHARINA T Employer name Orange County Amount $57,678.87 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, CORY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $57,678.81 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CECILIA B Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $57,678.66 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, CATHLEEN A Employer name Greene County Amount $57,678.63 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, STEFAN B Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $57,678.55 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHERYL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,678.52 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WAYNE W, JR Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $57,678.51 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFLEUR, RICARNO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,678.07 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINIC, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $57,677.99 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JOANNE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $57,677.90 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,677.74 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, CANDICE Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,677.73 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRROKU, ERNEST Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $57,677.65 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTERA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,677.59 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEFELDT, AMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,677.21 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, IRIS Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,677.08 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANSKI, TRACY L Employer name Department of State Amount $57,676.98 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, TASHA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $57,676.84 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANN, ROBERT A Employer name Erie County Amount $57,676.60 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, LAWRENCE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,676.42 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARDT, MARYLOU Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $57,676.32 Date 09/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EVAN R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $57,676.22 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOSEPH W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $57,676.15 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUYAHIA, CAMAL Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $57,676.01 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DONNA M Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $57,675.88 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MICHAEL Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,675.52 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TAD E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,675.45 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERENINI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $57,675.34 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINI, CAROL E Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $57,675.29 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURSON, JAMES T Employer name Clinton County Amount $57,675.06 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARY Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $57,674.31 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, BRIAN C Employer name Yates County Amount $57,673.67 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $57,673.51 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, MARIE ELSIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,673.45 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $57,673.24 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SUSAN G Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $57,673.15 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, DARRIN J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $57,673.12 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLIO, MARIO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $57,673.04 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORST, EUGENE L, JR Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $57,672.77 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, LISA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,672.09 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KATHLEEN A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $57,671.89 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RAYMOND F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,671.84 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, PATRICIA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,671.81 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMAREJO, CRYSTAL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $57,671.63 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTELLI, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,671.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKER, NEIL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,670.95 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KENDRIC M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $57,670.91 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ERIN K Employer name Albany County Amount $57,670.80 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPS, JAMES M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $57,670.57 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, ANDREW R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $57,670.57 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, TIMOTHY R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $57,670.21 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MARIA L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $57,670.12 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, SHEMEKA S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $57,670.10 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ERIC H Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $57,669.88 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAN, TAMMY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,669.58 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JUDSON W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,669.18 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISMAN, JEAN E Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $57,669.17 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAIO-BLAKE, LAUREN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,669.11 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, TERESA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,669.02 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, OLRY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,668.43 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, SHALEEMA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $57,668.12 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLOFF, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $57,668.03 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DEBRA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $57,667.99 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, MING Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $57,667.88 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBBEY, OSEI Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,667.88 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KATE C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,667.88 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, DAWN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $57,667.88 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIN, SHARON L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $57,667.82 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RICHARD W Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $57,667.68 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, JEANETTE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,667.65 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISBOA, JOHN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,667.43 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEELS-HUNT, MARYLYNN Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $57,667.41 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARS, DOROTHY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $57,667.13 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, WILBERT Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $57,666.95 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKUL, NICHOLAS B Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $57,666.90 Date 08/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, GERALD E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $57,666.81 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPE, ERIN C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,666.47 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, YONGJUN Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $57,666.24 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System