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 WHITE, CAROLYN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $57,496.09 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELINAS, JUDY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $57,495.81 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDREAU, CORNELIA R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $57,495.71 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTIA, MATTHEW Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $57,495.69 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, ANDREA K Employer name City of Auburn Amount $57,495.60 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $57,495.38 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, PHILIP R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,495.33 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHAN, PETER H Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $57,494.98 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,494.83 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOST, SIMONA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,494.74 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, LYNDSEY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,494.40 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PHILLIP D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $57,494.29 Date 06/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUISIO, DEBRA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $57,493.98 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, JANET W Employer name Otsego County Amount $57,493.98 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLDIN, ROBIN D Employer name Otsego County Amount $57,493.98 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, KINDRA A Employer name Otsego County Amount $57,493.98 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJKOWSKI, GREGORY C Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $57,493.90 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTAMURA, FRANK P Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $57,493.35 Date 02/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWN, CONNIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $57,493.25 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINDMYER, CHERYL L Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $57,492.83 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, MARLO J Employer name Education Department Amount $57,492.66 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARGUERITE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $57,492.66 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, GREGORY T Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $57,492.60 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, MARLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,492.30 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SUSAN V Employer name Niagara County Amount $57,491.62 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, MATTHEW J Employer name Albany County Amount $57,491.45 Date 07/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDHARDT, LORI A Employer name Orange County Amount $57,491.45 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, UGO, JR Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $57,491.06 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZ, BRIAN J Employer name Madison County Amount $57,490.90 Date 05/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASTEDT, MICHAEL L Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $57,490.64 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERES, KRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $57,490.44 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNES, EDGAR E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $57,490.43 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $57,490.00 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, PATRICK A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $57,489.92 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $57,489.62 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREES, LINDA L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $57,489.43 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DOUGLAS D, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,489.42 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEHARDT, JENNIFER L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $57,489.40 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYE, DEVRIL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $57,489.08 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,488.94 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTH, KRISTINA S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,488.82 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRALTON, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $57,488.72 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRUET, GLORIA E Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $57,488.71 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, LAURA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $57,488.65 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEO, EILEEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,488.58 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KIRK K Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $57,488.43 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JO ANNE E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $57,488.10 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOHN E Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $57,488.07 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, LORENA A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $57,487.37 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSHEHRI, POUNEH A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $57,487.20 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYBOLT, MARK R Employer name Orange County Amount $57,486.69 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, SAMUEL D Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $57,486.61 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, TAMMIE E Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $57,486.52 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JEAN A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $57,486.52 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHE, KERRI L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, CATHY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTI-CRUZ, JANET Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, GEOVANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVERS, JOSEPHINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESSER, TATIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ RIVERA, RAFAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTMANN, MICHAEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $57,486.00 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRY, CLAUDIA I Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,485.77 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LOURDES Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $57,485.59 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTIN, SARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,485.17 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $57,485.15 Date 05/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISSEMAN, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $57,485.00 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODIE, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,484.92 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDER, SHEILA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,484.85 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, JOHN V Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $57,484.85 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIRING, MICHAEL A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $57,484.61 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZVERKHNYY, MIKHAIL Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $57,484.48 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $57,484.47 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURAN, RONALD J Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,484.22 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JANE F Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $57,483.73 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCH, MIRIAM Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $57,483.39 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, MICHAEL Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,483.38 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEST, PATRICK J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,482.90 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, ANA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,482.72 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHEEM, TAE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $57,482.57 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, LYNNE G Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $57,482.57 Date 04/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKARWICH, DANA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,482.55 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, HARRY M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $57,482.54 Date 09/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MELISSA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $57,482.49 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, DIANE Employer name Tioga County Amount $57,482.48 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOSO, ANTHONY F Employer name Orange County Amount $57,482.47 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEWITT C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $57,482.31 Date 09/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, REGINALD Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,482.20 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZLER-BOURGON, JANET Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $57,481.78 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEELY, HOWARD J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $57,481.71 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, KEVIN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $57,481.59 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,481.37 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, ROBERT E, JR Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $57,481.33 Date 07/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANZ, DUANE M Employer name Town of Wayland Amount $57,481.23 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLIGER, KRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,481.07 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, NICCOL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $57,480.92 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, HANS R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $57,480.64 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTECH, REBECCA L Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $57,480.56 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $57,480.31 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JONI T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $57,479.98 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System